R-II Continues Superintendent Search

The Morgan County R-II School District Board of Education is actively searching for a new superintendent of schools. In their meeting Tuesday, Feb. 18, the board heard from Bob Watkins with the Missouri School Boards’ Association. Watson is facilitating the search efforts by taking applications, meeting with prospective interviewees, and narrowing the field to qualified

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Library affected by bad weather

The Morgan County Library Board of Trustees Thursday, Feb. 13 discussed the effect of inclement weather on recent library programs. Library director Stacey Embry reported recent inclement weather resulted in a lower attendance at children’s story time. She said, however, attendance at the adult story time was healthy. Vacation and leave of absence with pay

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Lincoln Day Banquet Saturday

An annual Lincoln Day banquet is scheduled 6:30 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 29 at the Hunter Civic Center, 201 W. Jasper in Versailles. The event features guest speaker David Wood, state representative for Missouri House District 58. Candidates for office in upcoming elections may also be present. A dinner will be served and a live auction

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Food Distributions in March

Food for Morgan County will host regular food distributions in March at their facility, 305 W. Newton St., in Versailles. Regular distributions are scheduled 3 to 6 p.m. Thursday, March 5; 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Wednesday, March 11; 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Thursday, March 19; and 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Wednesday, March

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