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Gravois Fire Report

Sunday, March 15, one unit and two personnel responded to a medical emergency on South Main. Sunday, March 15, four units and six personnel responded to a smoke detector activation, a system malfunction on Towering Oaks Lane. Sunday, March 15, four units and six personnel responded to a possible natural cover fire, upon arrival determined

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Sunrise Beach proclaims Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month

by Janet Dabbs The Sunrise Beach Board of Trustees adopted a Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month proclamation for March at their Monday, March 9 meeting. The proclamation stated, in part, colorectal cancer is the second-leading cause of cancer deaths in the United States among men and women combined, but there is currently no cure. It is

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Versailles City Fire Report

The Versailles City Fire Department recently responded to the following calls: Tuesday, March 17, four responders assisted Mid Mo 30 with a medical call on East Newton Street; patient was not transported. Wednesday March 18, Fourteen personnel attended training to discuss the Coronavirus and procedures that first responders will be taking. Wednesday, March 18, four

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Health center to implement new eWIC card March 30

The Morgan County Health Center Women, Infants, and Children’s (WIC) department Wednesday, March 11 announced the roll-out of a new statewide eWIC card, slated to be available beginning Monday, March 30. The card will be replacing the checks that are currently issued to WIC clients. The card is similar to a credit card and will

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April 7 Municipal Election postponed to June 2

Morgan County Clerk Aimee Worthley recently announced the General Municipal Election scheduled Tuesday, April 7 has been postponed to Tuesday, June 2. The postponement is due to the recommendation of the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) requiring limited interaction by the public of groups of 10 or more people, to help mitigate the possible spread

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Courthouse doors closed, but county offices staffed

The Morgan County Courthouse doors are closed to the public until further notice, as a precaution against the spread of coronavirus. The decision was made by the Morgan County Commission Friday, March 20 on the advice of Morgan County Health Center Administrator Shawn Brantley. County offices will still be staffed for business, but face-to-face transactions

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