Events

Dunklee appointed North Ward Alderperson

Dina Dunklee takes her oath of office, administered by City Clerk Libby Webb, Tuesday, July 13 as the new North Ward Alderperson at City Hall in Versailles. Dunkee was appointed after the resignation of Donnie Hibdon. (photo by Bryan E. Jones) After the resignation of North Ward Alderman Donnie Hibdon was accepted by the Versailles

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Pack the Bus and soggy cookies

Despite the rain, volunteers with Morgan County Caring for Kids Coalition staff the bake sale booth Saturday, July 10 in front of Walmart in Versailles during a Pack the Bus fundraiser. The annual event is designed to “pack the bus” with new school supplies for Morgan County students who attend the yearly Back to School

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Citizens Bank announces retirement, promotions

Citizens Bank of Eldon and Versailles recently announced retirement and promotions in its Versailles location. The following brief biographies were provided by the bank. Retirement Rick Vogt retired effective June 30. He joined Citizens Bank in 1994 as a loan officer and branch manager of the Versailles location. During the last 27 years, he has

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Family Fourth Fun

Ally Vaughn, 1, stands in her playpen, while big brother Jayden Vaughn, 3, talks about fireworks Sunday, July 4 just prior to the city fireworks show in Versailles. They are the children of Amber and Dylan Vaughn. (photo by Bryan E. Jones) Kaylee Weaver, 5, hugs her brother Kenton Weaver, 1, Sunday, July 4 just

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Arlette Marie Bush

Arlette Marie Bush Logan and Esther Bush of Versailles are the parents of a daughter born Tuesday, Oct. 13, 2020 in Jefferson City. The baby, Arlette Marie, weighed 5 pounds and 10 ounces and was 19 inches long. She is the firstborn daughter of Logan and Esther, and the first grandchild of the Bush’s. Maternal

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Mary Lou Hoover

Mary Lou Hoover Lamar and Rosalie Hoover are the parents of a daughter born Thursday, Oct. 1, 2020. The baby, Mary Lou, weighed 7 pounds and 15 ounces and was 21 inches long. Maternal grandparents are Ervin and Lucille Martin of Barnett. Paternal grandparents are John and Esther Hoover of Latham. Maternal great-grandmother is Sarah

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