Community

Gravois Fire Report Feb. 25

Sunday, Feb. 7, one unit and two personnel responded to a service call to assist stranded motorist on Bobcat and Luvin Roads. Monday, Feb. 8, one unit and two personnel responded to a medical emergency on Highway 5. Monday, Feb. 8, one unit and two personnel responded to a medical emergency on Santa Fe Trail.

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Grow and Glow Garden Club talks houseplants

The Grow and Glow Garden Club met virtually, via Zoom®, Tuesday, Feb. 16 with six members participating. Dorothy Collett , Vice President, presided. The January minutes were approved, and the Financial Report accepted. Members responded to roll call by sharing a houseplant and telling why it has special meaning. The May 12th Central District FGCM

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Thank you, school board

Kim Murdock, Morgan County R-II Elementary School principal, shows the R-II school board some hand-made “thank you” cards Tuesday, Feb. 16 during the school board meeting at the middle school library in Versailles. The cards were created by students to show appreciation for the local school board during national School Board Recognition Week. (photo by

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School board honored

Members of the Morgan County R-II School District Board of Education were given appreciation plaques Tuesday, Feb. 16 during their meeting at the middle school library in Versailles. The members were honored for their service during School Board Recognition Week. Honored were, from left, April Boicourt, Gay Marriott, Brad Chamberlain (on screen), Dwayne Schad, Shawn

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Masks up for debate

Sue Zimmerman, standing at left-center, addresses the Morgan County R-II School District Board of Education Tuesday, Feb. 16 at the middle school library in Versailles. She was arguing for the repeal of the COVID-19 mask mandate in place at the school, citing health issues caused by her child having to wear a mask while at

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