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VHS Dance/Winterguard Chili Cookoff winners

The VHS Dance/Winterguard team had its annual Chili Cookoff Monday, April 1 during the home track meet at Morgan County R-II High School in Versailles. There were 13 teams entered and 11 of those were student groups from the high school foods classes. The chili entries were judged by various members of the R-II “school

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Bike/pedestrian crossings get a boost

Bank of Versailles and Citizens Bank each recently donated $5,000 toward a 20-percent match for a MoDOT grant to fund three bike/pedestrian highway crossings in Versailles. Versailles Mayor Terry Silvey, left photo from left, and Versailles Total Fitness owner Tara Grantham receive a check from Bruce Aeschbacher and Ann Brinson with Bank of Versailles. Grantham

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United Methodist Church: two churches, double the impact

by Janet Dabbs Versailles United Methodist Church (UMC) pastor Lora Cunningham has served in ministry for more than a quarter century. She grew up in the Methodist church and never left. Throughout the years, she has served as both a youth pastor and a lead pastor as she was reassigned to different churches. “God called

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