Community

Library considers going green

The Morgan County Library board Thursday, May 11 discussed a proposal from a Kansas firm to install solar panels on the library to reduce its energy cost and make it a more “green” facility. Board president Randall Stevenson presented the proposal from Cromwell Solar in Lawrence, Kan. The environmentally-friendly project would cost approximately $250,000 and

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Sunrise FPD asks for levy

by Janet Dabbs The Sunrise Beach Fire Protection District Board of Directors approved seeking a nine-cent levy increase on the Tuesday, Aug. 1 ballot. Fire chief Dennis Reilly proposed a plan at the Monday, May 15 board of trustees meeting that will focus on hiring enough full-time firefighters to keep the Spruce Road fire station

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Memorial Day event at Versailles cemetery

American Legion Post 104 of Versailles is hosting a Memorial Day ceremony 10 a.m. Monday, May 29 at the Versailles City Cemetery. Pastor Mike Holman of The Lighthouse Church will be the featured speaker. Stover American Legion Post 343 will perform honor guard duties. Boy Scouts from Troop 30 in Versailles will be participating in

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Open house June 3 at Garden of Health

Garden of Health is hosting an open house 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, June 3 at their facility, 18997 Route C in Barnett. The event is open to the community and has now been open for more than a year. Garden of Health features several health providers who will be on site during the

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