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Top Stitch named outstanding dealer

Top Stitch Sewing Service, owned by Timothy and Lois Hoover, in Barnett was recently recognized by Bernina of America as both a 2017 Top Dealer of the Year for a single dealer location and as District Dealer of the Year among Bernina’s 11 districts. Bernina honored its top dealers for 2017 that demonstrated “exemplary sales,

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County fair home economics winners announced

Winners in the home economics exhibits at the 2018 Morgan County Fair, listed in alphabetical order by first name, include the following: Sidebottom takes Best of Show Overall Best of Show and blue ribbon winner was Jennifer Rauscher for her ruana weave wrap entered in the handwork section. Rauscher also was awarded a blue ribbon

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Associate Circuit Court

Thomas Lavoyn Coyan II, May 21, failure to register motor vehicle, $118.50 costs, $25 County Law Enforcement Restitution Fund (C.L.E.R.F.), $56.50 fine. Glen David Newswanger, April 19, failed to equip vehicle with muffler, adequate muffler, properly attached muffler, $70.50 costs, $129.50 fine.

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Commission hears collection case, appoints board, district members

The Morgan County Commission Tuesday, July 3, listened to the concerns of Morgan County Collector Kathy Francis regarding her collecting nuisance ordinance fines for the city of Stover in addition city taxes. Francis requested the cities she collects for (Versailles and Stover) put a cap on the dollar amounts they charge for city nuisance abatements.

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