Community

Local church women donate $2,277 to hospital auxiliary

The Women of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America organization at Kent Memorial Lutheran Church in Sunrise Beach recently donated $2,277 to Lake Regional Hospital Auxiliary. The funds were proceeds from the organization’s annual cookie sale. The donation will benefit the Ethel Rayburn Nursing and Health Care Scholarship Fund, which supports Lake Regional employees pursuing

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Make swimming a healthy goal in 2018

by Janet Dabbs For those focused on living a healthier lifestyle, it may be time to head to the Westlake Aquatic Center, WAC, in Laurie, for some lap swimming, water aerobics, an arthritis class. or just for fun during open swim. The water is always a comfortable 86 degrees. According to WAC’s Carolyn Solomon, lap

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Food distribution in January

Food for Morgan County will host four regular food distributions in January at their facility, 305 W. Newton St. in Versailles. Regular distributions are scheduled 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 10; 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 18; 3 to 7 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 23; and 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Monday,

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Missouri Bicentennial topic at library meeting

Michael Sweeney from the State Historical Society of Missouri will be visiting the Morgan County Library 10 a.m. Tuesday, Jan. 16 in Versailles to discuss plans for Missouri’s bicentennial coming Aug. 10, 2021. The State Historical Society of Missouri will coordinate a commemoration in collaboration with local and statewide entities who want to share in

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Morgan County Republican Club

The Morgan County Republican Club is scheduled to meet Tuesday, Jan. 16, at the Pioneer Restaurant in Versailles. Mike Bernskoetter will be speaking and is a candidate for the 6th Senatorial District seat in 2018. Social hour is 6 to 7 p.m. The meeting begins 7 p.m. The gathering is open to the public.

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