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A Mental Health Awareness Day event

A Mental Health Awareness Day event was hosted Thursday, May 16 at the Morgan County Health Center in Versailles. At the event, top to bottom, were Miller County Extension county engagement specialist Tricia Barrett speaking with Versailles resident John Ebeling about the benefits of gardening. “Sunshine” the clown, aka Nancy Culver, had a booth at

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Ice cream special

April Nelson, above from left, assists students Emma Wilson, Kelsi Admire, and Fenia Christiansen prepare ice cream “twisters” Wednesday, May 15 at Versailles Middle School. The students made various ice cream treats and sold them to school staff and faculty. They learned business concepts such as budgeting, supplies, income and expenses, and more. Rafael Moreno,

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Pastor Gerald Hamlett: faithful to the call 52 years

by Janet Dabbs Versailles United Pentecostal Church (VUPC) pastor Gerald Hamlett just celebrated his 52nd year as pastor of the church on Cleveland Street in Versailles, and his 58th year of marriage to his wife Mary. One thing a person can say about Pastor Hamlett, he is faithful. “If I had to do over again,

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Citizens Against Domestic Violence opens new office in Morgan County

by Janet Dabbs Citizen Against Domestic Violence opened a new satellite office in Morgan County Friday, March 1 in Versailles. “Opening our office in Versailles is part of the strategic plan identified by our CADV Board,” said Sheree Keely, CADV executive director. Their main shelter location and offices are in Camden County, although they have

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