Community

Educator and coach travels a long road to retirement

Coach Russ Foster and wife Tammy during his Versailles High School retirement celebration in Versailles. Stover High School softball player Resee Brown takes some batting advice from Coach Russ Foster during the 2021 Kaysinger Conference Tournament. Russ Foster as a college football player at Missouri Valley College in Marshall. Coach Foster shares advice with Stover

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Library circulation double over last year

Morgan County Library director Stacey Embry reported Thursday, June 10 to the Morgan County Library Board of Trustees that, when compared to last year at this time, the overall circulation of materials has doubled. This statistic applies to both print and digital materials. The Farmer’s Market schedule at the library is changing slightly and will

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Mid-Mo Ambulance agrees to rent its Barnett base for limited time

by Becky Holloway Tipton Times The Mid-Mo Ambulance Board agreed at its meeting Wednesday, June 9, to rent the house, used as a base at Barnett, to a tenent until such time as the district wants to staff it again. Administrator Lee Kempf brought the question posed by a member of the community before the

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Chamber presents annual awards for Volunteer, Business, Educator

Jason Vansell, from left, was recognized as Educator of the Year; Willie Buckingham Volunteer of the Year; and Brice Lake Business Person of the Year by the Versailles Area Chamber of Commerce in a ceremony Saturday, June 5 at Dale Hollow Winery in Stover. (photo by Bryan E. Jones) The Versailles Area Chamber of Commerce,

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