County fair home economics winners announced

Winners in the home economics exhibits at the 2021 Morgan County Fair include the following: Lancaster takes Best of Show Overall Best of Show, best of fair purple ribbon winner, and blue ribbon winner was Thea Lancaster of Versailles for her egg sketch entered in the art section. She also received a red ribbon in

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Camp Hohn Offers Adventure and More

by Vicki Wood It’s a busy month at Camp Hohn on Route RA in Laurie. Campers by the dozens Wednesday, July 14 are being registered and, at the same time, others are checking out. Groups of boys and girls from as far away as Pennsylvania and New York arrived for a week of camp, learning,

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Byars Graduates MSU

Missouri State University commencement ceremonies were May 13 and 14, 2021, at the John Q. Hammons Arena in Springfield. Kelsie Byars of Fortuna graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Marketing, Magna Cum Laude. Students who graduate with honors completed at least 30 undergraduate hours with a minimum cumulative grade point average (GPA) of 3.5.

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Noah Lamar Zimmerman

Noah Lamar Zimmerman Phares and Dorcas Zimmerman of Barnett are the parents of a son born on Sunday July 18, 2021 at A Mother’s Heart Clinic in Barnett. The baby, Noah Lamar, weighed 9 pounds and 5 ounces and was 21 inches long. He has five brothers and four sisters, Carl, Amanda, Joann, Alan, Kaylene,

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Jenna Dawn Zimmerman

Jenna Dawn Zimmerman Lee Alan and Mary Lou Zimmerman of Versailles are the parents of a daughter born Tuesday, July 13, 2021 at A Mother’s Heart Clinic in Barnett. Jenna Dawn has two brothers and one sister, Lawayne Jay, 10, Joseph Lee, 7, and Karrie Beth, 3. Maternal grandparents are (late) Wayne and Elva Nolt

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David Brandt Newswanger

David Brandt Newswanger Russell and Angela Newswanger are the parents of a son born Tuesday, July 6, 2021 at A Mother’s Heart Clinic in Barnett. The baby, David Brandt, weighed 7 pounds and 19-1/2 inches long. He has one brother, Jaymie Ryan, 22 months. Maternal grandparents are Eugene and Janette Reiff of Fortuna. Paternal grandparents

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