Opinion

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

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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

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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

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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

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Nickels and Sense 3-24-22

Beds and the houses we put them in … My son and daughter-in-law came to our house Saturday to pick up a bed we were giving them. They had been using a “full” size bed, no head board or foot board or frame, just placed on the floor. We’ve all been there. As a matter

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Newspapers in Education 3-17-22

Students in Katrisha Davis’ first grade class at Morgan County R-II South School were asked whey they love springtime. Following are what the students wrote: I love springtime because it is warm and sunny. Our flowers grow pink, yellow, orange, and red. We can be outside longer because the days are longer. I get to

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