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Landon James Leinbach

Landon James Leinbach Glenn and Carolyn Leinbach of Fortuna are the parents of a son born Sunday, Sept. 6, 2020 at a Mother’s Heart Clinic in Barnett. The baby, Landon James, weighed 9 pounds and was 21 inches long. He has four siblings, Randall, 7, Kyler, 5, Dianna, 4, and Trevor, 22 months. The maternal

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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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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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