by Janet Dabbs Tracey Smith attended the Tuesday, Aug. 13 Laurie Board of Alderman meeting to update the board about the application he submitted to the State of Missouri for a permit to open a marijuana cultivation and manufacturing facility on Sherman Ridge Boulevard in Laurie. Smith reported the state of Missouri will continue to
Sweet Corn Festival The Sweet Corn Festival is scheduled10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 31 at the RMFPD Station No. 1, 20401 Brendal Boulevard in Rocky Mount. The Sweet Corn Festival will feature vendors, children’s games, a bounce house, a cake walk and lunch. Lunch includes barbecue, burgers, hot dogs, pulled pork, spiral potatoes
Groups of teachers traveled on school buses Thursday, Aug. 15 delivering school pride T-shirts and wristbands to waiting students during a first-ever “bus practice” in Versailles. The practice allowed drivers to familiarize themselves with their routes and the greeting from teachers served as a kick-off to the start of the new school year, Monday, Aug.
A new prayer tent has been erected in the parking lot of First Baptist Church, across from the Morgan County Justice Center in Versailles. Volunteers are available at the tent each Monday morning to pray with those who have court dates or who would like prayer for themselves or their families. At a recent prayer