Versailles News


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Three Versailles residents face drug charges following multi-agency home search

One Versailles man also faces two unlawful use of weapon charges

Two men and one woman face drug possession charges after methamphetamine was allegedly found in Versailles home.

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A Lincoln man wins big in Missouri Lotto

Bryan Bock and his girlfriend, Joyce Schokker, were just like everyone else, trying to make a living and keep bills paid while running their cattle farm in Lincoln, Missouri, and Bock Auto Sales in Versailles.

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MCR2 welcomes new teachers

The Morgan Country R-2 school district held a New Teacher Academy Aug. 5-6 for all new 2015/16 teachers entering the district.

Two area residents killed in separate accidents

Two area residents were killed Sunday in two separate accidents.

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Winning lotto ticket sold in Versailles

One ticket sold there for the Aug. 8 drawing matched all six numbers drawn to win the $5.7 million jackpot. The winning numbers are: 3, 4, 18, 21, 23 and 34.

Former Morgan County Sheriff’s secretary’s trial set to begin Nov. 10 in Miller County

A former secretary for the Morgan County Sheriff’s Office who was charged with seven counts of felony theft from her place of employment last year will start a jury trial Nov. 10 in Miller County.

MCR2 seeks to fill vacancy on school board

Due to a vacancy on the Morgan County R-II School Board, “letters of interest” are being requested by the remaining MCR2 board members from any person residing within the district who would like to be considered for the vacant seat.

Owsley makes bail; resigns from MCR2 school board

The Morgan County R-2 school board accepted the resignation of board member Melissa Owsley at their July 20 meeting.

Morgan County Sheriff’s Office to conduct Law Enforcement Active Shooter Emergency Response training

On July 30 and July 31, the Morgan County Sheriff’s Office is conducting Law Enforcement Active Shooter Emergency Response training.

MCR2 students attend 'Lead On!' state youth summit

Two Versailles high school students attended a state youth summit last month to learn more about leadership skills.

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MCR2 holds groundbreaking ceremony for new Performing Arts Center and FEMA Safe Room

Morgan County R-2 Schools held an official groundbreaking ceremony for the soon-to-be constructed Performing Arts Center and FEMA Safe Room.

SEMA, FEMA meets with Morgan County officials to review flood damage

Morgan County estimates $380,000 in road, public infrastructure damage, repairs

Morgan County was the first in the Lake of the Ozarks region to discuss thousands of dollars in flooding damage with state and federal emergency management officials.

Lake Area Community Orchestra continues 2015 summer schedule

The Lake Area Community Orchestra (LACO) continues its nine-concert summer concert series Tuesday at the First Christian Church in Jefferson City.

Deadline July 10 to sign up for 2015 Back-to-School Health Fair in Morgan County

The Morgan County Caring for Kids Coalition in Stover will hold its 15th Annual Morgan County Back-to-School Health Fair Saturday, Aug. 1 at the Morgan County R-II school in Versailles.

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UPDATE: Versailles free Concert in the Park cancelled for tonight

Versailles Chamber has postponed the event until next year due to inclement weather conditions

A free Concert in the Park and Kids Fun Zone rescheduled for July 2 at the Morgan County Fairgrounds has now been postponed until next year due to recent inclement weather conditions.