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Rural FPD internet repaired, vests bought

Versailles Rural Fire Protection District Board of Directors Wednesday, June 23 reported their internet service was down almost two weeks due to a fault in the line outside the building. Co-Mo Connect replaced the line with an updated and stronger cable. New reflective traffic vests were purchased for the protection of the firefighters who respond

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Gravois Fire Report 07-15-21

Sunday, July 4, one unit and two personnel responded to a medical emergency on Brook Valley Lane. Sunday, July 4, one unit and two personnel responded to a medical emergency on Longhorn Road. Sunday, July 4, four units and five personnel responded to a motor vehicle accident on Highways 5 and PP. Sunday, July 4,

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Girl Scout Gold

Sara Schmidt of Springfield received her Girl Scout Gold Award June 6 during a ceremony via Zoom. She was honored for the accomplishing the highest achievement recognized in Girl Scouts, the Girl Scout Gold Award. Schmidt is the daughter of Paul and Diane (Guenther) Schmidt, of Springfield, and granddaughter of Sam and Jan Guenther of

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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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Daniels new Laurie clerk

by Vicki Wood Newly appointed City Clerk Cathy Daniels took her oath of office Tuesday morning, July 6 at City Hall in Laurie. She was sworn in by Laurie Mayor Allen Kimberling. Daniels is a resident of Versailles and was elected to serve as Morgan County Clerk from 2003 through 2018. She was most recently

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Sidewalk construction continues

Crew members with RC Construction, out of Tipton, continue their work Thursday, July 8 constructing a new sidewalk along Highway 5/52 between West View Drive and North Maple in Versailles. The sidewalk will tie in with a new crosswalk across the highway at West View Drive, allowing safer passage for students walking to school. Two

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