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Versailles City Fire Report

The Versailles City Fire Department recently responded to the following calls: Tuesday, May 16, one responder checked a business on West Newton Street after a cancelled call for a smoke detector alarm. Tuesday, May 16, two responders assisted Mid-Mo Ambulance District with a medical call on West Clay Road. Tuesday, May 16, three responders and

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Free food packs for kids available during summer

Gravois Mills United Methodist Church will again be giving free food packs for children for the summer months. Food packs will be available Wednesday, May 31 and each Monday, beginning June 5, until school starts in August. Pick-up time for the food packs is 4 to 6 p.m. at the church just off Highway 5

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Stover Fair tabloid coming

A special tabloid promoting the 2017 Stover Fair is scheduled to be published with the Wednesday, June 7 Morgan County Press and the Thursday, June 8 issue of The Versailles Leader-Statesman. Space will still be available for additional stories and ads until Thursday, June 1. The tabloid will have a six-column format and an estimated

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Grantham appointment announced by Gov. Greitens after a long delay

After two and a half weeks’ delay and an inquiry by the Versailles Leader-Statesman, Gov. Eric Grietens’ office publicly announced the appointment of Stephen Grantham as 26th Judicial Circuit Associate Circuit Court Judge, serving Morgan County. Grantham was privately informed by the governor’s office of the appointment Monday, May 1 and the Leader-Statesman confirmed the

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