Opinion

Newspapers in Education 4-28-22

Students in Katlynn Kerr’s Morgan County R-II kindergarten class from South Elementary were asked how Spring comes in like a lion and goes out like a lamb. The following are what the students wrote: “I like lamb weather because I like to play in the snow!” Khaleesi “I like lion weather because it is rainy!”

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Backstage at the Royal 4-28-22

By Tina Holsten, Executive Director, The Royal Theatre As expected, Liberty Jazz was enjoyed by all who came out Saturday night. They are just so good. Everyone had a smile on their face and a good word to say when they were leaving. Rehearsals for Cheaper By the Dozen are continuing, and we’re getting close

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Library Bookworm 4-28-22

by Stacey Embry,Director, Morgan County Library Hide All Posts A few weeks ago, I wrote about being a professional troublemaker: “…speak your truth in the room. How many times do we sit quiet, too afraid to speak, not wanting to feel discomforted and then leave the room disappointed in ourselves? Or do we let someone

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A Night at the Museum: Base Ball Notoriety

by Dana Hutchison Morgan County Museum & Historical Society The baseball memorabilia lying on a shelf at the museum was perfect for this month’s featured artifact from the Morgan County Museum with the Opening Day of baseball season just a recent memory. On the shelf there was an old baseball glove, two baseballs, and a

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Letter to the Editor 4-21-22

Dear Editor, Just recently my wife and I had to travel to Versailles to take care of my friend Don’s [Smith] final affairs. It was an unpleasant task and it took three days to get from Ohio to Versailles due to an ice storm. By time we got to your fine little town we were

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Library Bookworm 4-21-22

by Stacey Embry,Director, Morgan County Library New Libraries This week I was given an article from the November 2021, Smithsonian to read. I also had a meeting with the Hall of Fame Committee for Missouri public libraries, where we discussed our five nominees. We were all given a nominee to research. My person was Stewart

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