Outdoors

Conservation agent academy seeking recruits

The Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) is taking applications for next agent training academy. According to MDC, an agent “a steward of conservation, helping people, and protect nature.” The MDC is taking applications during July for as many as 16 participants for its 2021 conservation agent training academy. The academy is scheduled to begin April

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4-H members serve the community

Fierce Foxes 4-H club members helped Morgan County Library’s Children’s Services librarian Brittany Shewmaker switch out Summer Reading Program storywalk boards Monday, July 6 at city parks in Stover and Versailles. (submitted photos below) In Versailles are, from left, Adam Rottmann, Joanna Hillman, Addie Pasowicz, Felicity Pasowicz, Sophia Pasowicz, Madelyn Williams, and Kayden Hillman. In

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Landri’s Lemonade Stand

Landri Hall prepares a glass of lemonade for a customer at her lemonade stand Sunday, July 12 on Route D in Versailles. Hall wanted to have a lemonade stand all week, and this was her first opportunity. She did not have a specific thought in mind as to how to spend the money she raised,

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4-H Clean-up

4-H members rake leaves during a recent barn cleaning at the county livestock barn in preparation for the animal shows scheduled Thursday, July 9 through Saturday, July 11 at the fairgrounds in Versailles. (submitted photo) Volunteers hung gates during a recent barn cleaning at the county livestock barn in preparation for the animal shows scheduled

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Adding a little color

Andie Nations adds dye to the T-shirt she is tie dying during a tie-dye class Thursday, July 2 at the Versailles City Park. The event was sponsored by Andrea Pawling and Studio Margo Create and Paint in Stover. (photo by Julie Kidwell)

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