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City hires Hardwick as new legal counsel

Attorney Andrew Hardwick has been hired as legal counsel for the City of Versailles in a special meeting of the Versailles City Council Monday, May 8 at City Hall. Mayor Terry Silvey said the decision to hire Hardwick made sense because he is local and provides ease of access for the city council. Hardwick will

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Post Office food drive Saturday

Letter carriers with the Versailles Post Office will be participating in the 25th annual Stamp Out Hunger food drive. Residents are asked to leave a sturdy bag containing non-perishable food items, such as canned soup, canned vegetables, peanut butter, pasta, rice, or cereal next to their mailbox prior to the time of regular mail delivery

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Sunrise fire board OKs condo sprinkler upgrade

by Janet Dabbs The Sunrise Beach Fire Protection District board has approved a plan to upgrade the water system that supplies fire sprinklers to the Nantucket Bay, Westside Bay, and RCI condominium complexes on Route TT in Sunrise Beach. Working with a professional fire protection engineer, the district found the water supply to these sprinkler

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Sunrise FPD studies ‘change following tragedy’

by Janet Dabbs The Sunrise Beach Fire Protection District board Monday, April 17 planned a special presentation Tuesday, May 9 at SBFPD Station 1 titled “The Charleston Nine: A Study of Change Following Tragedy.” Led by Dr. David Griffin, the presentation was to explore the impact of a 2007 fire at a Sofa Super Store

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Domestic leads to drug bust

According to information released by the Morgan County Sheriff’s Office, at approximately 8:16 p.m. Saturday, May 6, Morgan County deputies responded to a domestic dispute at 602 Spruce Street in Barnett. Deputies arrived at the residence and spoke with the reporting party. Deputies were informed of an incident that occurred at 215 Locust Street in

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