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Dog attacks, woman dies of heart attack

by Janet Dabbs The Morgan County Sheriff’s Office received an emergency 911 call Saturday, Sept. 1, from a distraught man who reported he and a 61-year-old woman were attacked by a 120-pound pit bull, at a residence located on Proctor Road, off J Road, in Gravois Mills. The woman was said to be dog sitting

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Laurie is moving to next phase of sidewalk project

by Janet Dabbs The Laurie Board of Aldermen have approved the next phase of their sidewalk master plan. The proposed Phase 5-A sidewalk project will build a sidewalk at the stoplight, located at the intersection of Highway 5 and Route O, and travel down Route O, to just past the Laurie Care Center. Laurie City

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Associate Circuit Court

Thomas Lavoyn Coyan II, May 21, failure to register motor vehicle, $118.50 costs, $25 County Law Enforcement Restitution Fund (C.L.E.R.F.), $56.50 fine. Glen David Newswanger, April 19, failed to equip vehicle with muffler, adequate muffler, properly attached muffler, $70.50 costs, $129.50 fine.

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LEST passes 856-293

A majority of voters cast a “Yes” vote in a special election Tuesday, Nov. 7 in Morgan County. A majority of voters cast a “Yes” vote in a special election Tuesday, Nov. 7 in Morgan County. A ballot initiative to renew the Law Enforcement Sales Tax for another 20 years was the only question on

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