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Alex Radefeld qualifies for state

Alex Radefeld squares off against his opponent during the sectional wrestling meet Saturday, Feb. 27 in Versailles. Radefeld placed second and advances to state competition Tuesday, March 9-Saturday, March 13 at Mizzou Arena in Columbia. (photo by Lauren Garrison)

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Batter up!

Olivet batter, left, and William Woods pitcher, competed in a collegiate tournament Saturday, Feb. 27 at the MCR-II Sports Complex in Versailles. Central Methodist University (Fayette), William Woods (Fulton), Olivet Nazarene University (Illinois), and Bellevue University (Nebraska) traveled to Versailles for a collegiate baseball tournament. Due to poor weather conditions leaving the college ball fields

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Elks Students of the Month

The January Elks Students of the Month from Versailles High School are Anna Zolecki and Jordan Williams. The Osage Community Elks Lodge #2705 in Laurie, issued the following statement: “2020 has been an extremely challenging year. Not only for moms and dads but also for our high school students. These students have had to make

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Holocaust survivor shares story, while inspiring students at VHS

Gunter Skaletz, 94, speaks to a select audience Friday, Feb. 26 in the performing art center at Morgan County R-II High School in Versailles. Born Oct. 10, 1927 in Poland, Skaletz described his many experiences and memories including of the invasion of Poland by Germany in 1939, his separation from his family, his time in

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Up up and away

Justin Hamrick tips the ball in Friday, Feb. 26 at Hallsville. The Versailles Tigers lost 85-45. (submitted photo)

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Get out of the way!

Maris Ollison plows past her Warsaw opponent on her way to make a shot Thursday, Feb. 25 in Warsaw. The Lady Tigers lost 51-39. (photo courtesy of MCR-II)

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