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Wasdyke wins raffle

Gene Denman, left, with the Masonic Lodge in Versailles, Friday, Nov. 20, presents Pat Wasdyke with a Ruger American rifle, chambered in 6.5 Creedmore and featuring Vortex optics. Wasdyke won the gun after her ticket was drawn in the annual fall fundraiser for the lodge. The gun has a retail value of $675 and was

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Turner ‘Teacher of the Week’

Jamiann Turner, sixth-grade science teacher at Versailles Elementary School, was recently named “Teacher of the Week” by The Coyote 107.9 radio station. She and her class received 10 Andy’s pizzas delivered Friday, Nov. 13 is celebration. (photo Morgan County R-II)

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Veterans Day flag display honors those who serve

Jim Towles, left, fire chief with Versailles Rural Fire Protection District, and Duane Miller, fire chief with City of Versailles Fire Department, set up a large American flag Veterans Day, Wednesday, Nov. 11, over Highway 52 (Newton Street) between the county fairgrounds and Morgan County R-II schools in Versailles. The flag was displayed for several

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A marquee sort of day

Matt Scrivner, left, and Tyler Fergerson with Mid-State Sign out of Eldon, replace neon tubes Friday, Oct. 20 on the marquee of the Royal Theatre in downtown Versailles, just in time for opening night of the play Hillbilly Weddin’. (photo by Bryan E. Jones)

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