Versailles News


Highway Patrol helicopter assists in search of suicidal man in Morgan County

A suicidal man was taken into custody in Morgan County with the help of Missouri Highway Patrol pilots.

LOCLG to host Morgan County Hazard Mitigation Plan review April 6

The Lake of the Ozarks Council of Local Governments (LOCLG), along with Morgan County Emergency Management, will host a Morgan County Hazard Mitigation Plan Annual Review meeting at 10 a.m. Wednesday, April 6 at the Morgan County Justice Center, located at 100 E. Newton in Versailles.

Two special events to honor Vietnam veterans Tuesday

On March 29, 1973 the last American combat soldiers left South Vietnam.

3rd Annual Hope Ray Dunklee Memorial Run/Walk returns March 26

The Morgan County Caring For Kids Coalition (MCCKC) is hosting its third annual Hope Ray Dunklee 2016 Memorial Run/Walk at 9 a.m. Saturday, March 26 at the Versailles High School, located at 913 West Newton Street in Versailles.

MCR2 announces middle school February Student of the Month

Versailles Middle School congratulates seventh-grader Ashley Bland for being chosen as VMS Student of the Month in February.

MCR2 announces eighth grade March Student of the Week

Versailles Middle School eighth grade teachers nominated Kylie Shumate as VMS’s March Student of the Week.

Morgan County and Cass County sheriff departments hold regional training academy

The Morgan County Sheriff’s Office and the Cass County Sheriff’s Office Regional Training Academy have joined together to bring an opportunity to Versailles/Morgan County and surrounding area.

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MCR2 students compete, place at Cole Camp speech tournament

Versailles High School speech students competed in a speech tournament Feb. 13 against 11 other schools.

Royal Theatre to present ‘Harvey’ Thursday through Saturday

The Royal Theatre will host a production of popular play, “Harvey,” Thursday, Friday and Saturday at its historic theater in downtown Versailles.

Anthony Piercy pleads not guilty in court

Missouri Trooper Anthony Piercy pleaded not guilty in court Feb. 11 to the charge of involuntary manslaughter in the drowning death of Brandon Ellingson.

One killed in Morgan County crash

A Sedalia man was killed Thursday morning in a two vehicle crash in Morgan County.

Good Shepherd to host open house Feb. 16

The community is invited to join staff and friends of Good Shepherd Nursing Home District as they celebrate its newest members of its service team — two mini vans — received from the Missouri Department of Transportation (MoDOT) through their 5310 grant program at an upcoming open house Feb. 16.

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MCR2 students place at Warrensburg speech contest

Versailles High School students recently attended a speech tournament in Warrensburg, competing against 23 other school.

MCR2 middle school announces Student of the Month

Versailles Middle School recently announced Nellie Sheremeta as the January Student of the Month.

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MCR2 SADD students warn peers of alcohol, tobacco and drug use

Students Against Destructive Decisions (SADD) from Versailles High School presented facts regarding the dangers of alcohol, tobacco and drug use to their peers last week during the Jan. 25-31 National Drug and Alcohol Facts Week.