Opinion

Pastor’s Pen 4-5-22

by The Rev. Erik J. Rottmann, Grace Lutheran Church – Versailles “Why are you cast down, O my soul, and why are you in turmoil within me? Hope in God; for I shall again praise Him, my salvation and my God.” (Psalm 42:5) All the psalms were written long before the birth of Jesus. Although

[ Read More ]

Newspapers in Education 3-31-22

Students in Kellee Chamberlain’s kindergarten class at Morgan County R-II School in Versailles were asked to write about friendship. Following are what the students wrote: Our Friendship Goes Together Like… I have a friend and his name is Gregory. He is silly and makes me laugh! We are friends and we go together like milk

[ Read More ]

Library Bookworm 3-31-22

by Stacey Embry,Director, Morgan County Library Book boxes, sharks & squids Last week, I discussed plans for the future. This week, let’s talk about the very near future and all the things we have been doing that are not even included in the strategic plan I mentioned last week. We started an emailing list for

[ Read More ]

Pastor’s Pen 3-31-22

by Pastor Jeff Spielman, First Christian Church – Versailles Batman was big when I was a boy. Tough, smart, suave. Always fighting on the side of good. When I wasn’t watching him on TV, I was him in the backyard. Running toward the bad guy. Pow! Bam! Zowie! Leaping out of the tree on a

[ Read More ]

Newspapers in Education 3-24-22

Students in Ashley Garber’s kindergarten class at Morgan County R-II School in Versailles were asked to write why they like spring. Following are what the students wrote: In the spring I like to ride my bike. It is warm and the flowers grow. I like to eat honey. Tegan Armstrong I see flowers! I hav

[ Read More ]

Library Bookworm 3-24-22

by Stacey Embry, Director, Morgan County Library Pie March 12, the Library Board and I met for a work day, a day to plan for the future of our library. Since spring 2018, we have been working toward creating a strategic plan for the library. A strategic plan is a document that establishes the direction

[ Read More ]