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Fifth-grade friends of freedom

Reace Boatright, from left, Braxton Johnson, and Jaxen Bright wave American flags Wednesday, Nov. 11 in observation of Veterans Day. The fifth-grade students placed flags in the ground along Highway 52 in front of Morgan County R-II Elementary School in Versailles. A large American flag, background, was displayed by the Versailles rural and city firefighters.

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Royal Rangers raise money for missions project

The Royal Rangers, Outpost 206, from First Assembly of God in Versailles, collected $740.58 to be donated to Boys and Girls Missionary Challenge. Participating in the mission fundraising effort were, front from left, Noah Steenrod, Randy Lutjen, Davarias Burrows, Ben Steenrod, middle from left, Layton Smith , Mace Newkirk, Mason Pryor, Christopher Vaughn, Easton Johnson,

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Scenes from Hillbilly Wedding

Ceelie Belsnickle (Whitney Bias) and her father Pa Belsnickle (Mark Sidebottom) discuss her future in the play Hillbilly Weddin’ at the Royal Theatre in Versailles. Cousins Trigger, Susie Q, and Sally Mae listen to their father Cousin Zeke gush about a new “girl” who is actually Obeey Upschlager who took part in starting the fraudulent

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Students gather for veterans day

Students from Versailles Elementary School gather Veterans Day, Wednesday, Nov. 11, to observe a large American flag displayed over Highway 52 in Versailles. The City of Versailles Fire Department deployed their ladder truck to hoist the flag. Personnel from Versailles Rural Fire Protection District also participated. (photo by Duane Miller)

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First book club meeting

The first meeting of the year for the Versailles Middle School book club was Friday, Nov. 13 at the school. Librarian Shana Sidebottom, right, helped students learn about a new app to facilitate a partnership with the Morgan County Library. (photo Morgan County R-II)

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Save-A-Lot sign gets some TLC

The Save-A-Lot sign gets some maintenance Wednesday, Nov. 11 in front of the store off Highway 52 east of Versailles. A crew with Midstate Signs of Eldon was hired to perform the work. (photo by Bryan E. Jones)

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