Versailles News


Secret Service gives Morgan County Sheriff’s Office for assistance in presidential threat incident

The U.S. Secret Service presented a plaque to the Morgan County Sheriff’s Office Friday for its assistance in arrested a Stover man who made threats against the U.S. president.

Sign up for VHS Mini Cheerleading Clinic is due by Friday

The Versailles High School cheerleaders will host a Mini Cheerleading Clinic for any student, pre-K through fifth grade Tuesday, April 21.

Versailles man pleads guilty to selling K2

A Versailles, Mo., man pleaded guilty in federal court today to selling $750,000 worth of synthetic marijuana, commonly referred to as K2, at his store in Laurie.

MCCKC encourages community to participate in Hope Ray Dunklee Memorial Run/Walk

The Hope Ray Dunklee Memorial Run/Walk returns in its second year Saturday to Versailles High School.

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MoDOT’s 'final' road widening project underway in Lake Area

Contractors began adding one-mile of center turn lane to Highway 5 in Sunrise Beach, shoulders to Highway 135 in Morgan County

Work is underway on what Missouri Department of Transportation (MoDOT) Engineer Bob Lynch said will be the department’s “final” road widening project.

Morgan County approves names for EEZ Board

Morgan County Presiding Commissioner James Bryant submitted a list of seven names for the county’s Enhanced Enterprise Zone (EEZ) Board to the Missouri Department of Economic Development at a county commission meeting earlier this month.

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No Early Learning Center for MCR2 South School

Disappointment hit some while a thunder of claps echoed through the Morgan County R-2 Middle School library during the district’s regularly scheduled board of education meeting March 16. The board voted against a proposal to change South Elementary School to an early learning center, keeping it the same.

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Stover man is charged with threatening to shoot the president

A Stover man was charged in federal court March 17 for making threats against the U.S. president.

Intruder dies of gunshot wounds during attempted home invasion in Versailles

A Versailles man died of gunshot wounds after allegedly forcibly entering a neighboring home recently in Versailles.

Stover man charged with planning to kill the president

A Stover man was charged in federal court Tuesday for making threats against the President of the United States.

Around the Lake: Versailles Chamber preps for Easter Egg Hunt; run/walk scheduled in town

Around the Lake column returns March 18 with CVB

The “Around the Lake” column will return in the March 18 issue with information from the Lake of the Ozarks Convention and Visitor Bureau.

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Ozark Daze: Meet the Loganbill’s Mulch family

Joni Loganbill recently sat down to talk to me about the family mulch business. It wasn’t five minutes into our conversation that her cell phone rang.

Five Morgan County youth groups receive grants from state

Director of the Missouri Department of Agriculture Richard Fordyce announced last month 21 Missouri youth groups, including five from Morgan County, were awarded grants from the Missouri Department of Agriculture’s 2015 Building Our American Communities grant program.

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Versailles Chamber welcomes New Home Home Care, LLC, into its membership

New Hope Home Care, LLC, was recently accepted into the Versailles Area Chamber of Commerce with a ribbon cutting ceremony.

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Texas man, woman held in Morgan County on conspiracy to commit murder charges

Undercover deputy learns of their plan to murder Morgan County man, family members

A Texas man and woman face felony conspiracy to commit murder charges in an alleged murder for hire plot of a Morgan County man and his family.