School

Gravois Mills resident receives academic honor

Hannah Tichy of Gravois Mills was recently named to the President’s list for the 2020 spring semester at Benedictine College in Atchison, Kan. Any full-time student carrying a minimum of 12 hours and a perfect 4.0 grade point average through the spring term is named to the President’s list. Of the 1,935 full-time undergraduate students

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R-II takes care of business while planning for COVID-19

The Morgan County R-II School District Board of Education Monday, July 20, managed to approve some “usual and customary” items typical of the July meeting before moving on to the overarching question of the night, which was the proposed plan for reopening school in the fall. A letter drafted Tuesday, July 21 outlined the initial

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Eye on the goal

Versailles Tiger Mikhail Gulyayev, left, watches as Jaxon Marshall goes up for a shot against Higbee as part of the Paradise Shootout Wednesday, July 15 in the Stover Dome. (photo by Julie Kidwell)

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Students eligible to graduate UMC

Nine area residents are among the more than 1,000 individuals who are eligible to participate in the next University’s of Central Missouri (UMC) commencement exercises. Listed below are the local students who have met degree requirements at UCM. Sarah Michelle Myers of Cole Camp, Bachelor of Science, Magna Cum Laude; Jacob Moore, Bachelor of Science,

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MSU scholarships awarded

Missouri State University recently awarded scholarships to incoming students for the 2020-2021 academic year. These students were selected from those who applied based on the ACT (American College Test) scores, grade point averages (GPA), standing in graduating class, and leadership shown in community and school activities. Grace L. Crider of Gravois Mills, was awarded the

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R-II staff member tests positive for COVID-19

The Morgan County Health Center, Monday, July 20, informed the Morgan County R-II School District that a district staff member has tested positive for COVID-19. As a result, the school announced all activities at the school will be canceled until Monday, July 27. This is subject to change. Due to privacy restrictions, the school district

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