Versailles News


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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.

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MCR2 Tobacco Free Tigers formed speaker’s bureau

Presents information to CLEAR

Morgan County R-2 Tobacco Free Tiger members Corin Wilson, Wyatt Espinosa, Jonathon Geier, Selena Danner and Hope Heimsoth gave a presentation to Morgan County CLEAR Jan. 13 demonstrating their knowledge on the risks of tobacco use.

MCR2 announces middle school Student of the Week

The Morgan County R-2 sixth grade team nominated Nellie Sheremeta as its January Student of the Week.

MCR2 seeks applicants for vacant board seat

The Morgan County R-2 School District is seeking “letters of interest” from any MCR2 district patrons who would like to be considered for temporarily filling a recently vacated Board of Education seat until the April 2017 election.

Fundraiser for women set for Jan. 30 at Love Light Coffee Shoppe

The Love Light Coffee Ministries will host a fundraiser lunch from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at the Love Light Coffee Shoppe, located at 115 Monroe Street in downtown Versailles.

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Protesters gather for Anthony Piercy court appearance

MCR2 receives resignation

Anthony Piercy, the Missouri trooper charged with a class C felony of involuntary manslaughter in connection with the May 31 drowning of Brandon Ellingson, waived his right to a preliminary hearing Jan. 19.

MCR2 Middle School names Perkins, Varvera as Student of the Week in January

The Morgan County R-2 Middle School recently announced its first two Student of the Week honorees in January.

‘The Many Faces of Wendy Warner’ returns to Royal Theatre Jan. 29-30

Wendy Warner, a Lake Area performer, will present her two-nigh variety show, “The Many Faces of Wendy Warner” at 7 p.m. Friday, Jan. 29 and Saturday, Jan. 30 at the historical Royal Theatre in downtown Versailles.

Morgan County Sheriff’s Office announce 2015 awards

Morgan County Sheriff Jim Petty would like to congratulate recipients of the 2015 Morgan County Sheriff’s Office Awards.

Food for Morgan County sets sites on a home

Missouri NAP program to help acquire building

The First Christian Church of Versailles (FCCV) has received notification they have been chosen as a recipient for the state of Missouri Neighborhood Assistance Program (NAP) for purposes of expanding the Food for Morgan County program.

MCR2 welcomes Dr. Steven Barnes as new assistant superintendent

The Morgan Country R-2 School Board of Education voted Jan. 5 in a closed session meeting to hire Dr. Steven Barnes as the new MCR2 assistant superintendent.

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Teen fashion designer to premier first collection at Kansas City Fashion Week

Stover’s Madison LaRae to give prizes for those contributing to her Kickstarter fundraising campaign assisting with collection, travel expenses

Madison LaRae has achieved more in her early fashion career than others nearly double her age.

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Versailles middle school announces December Student of the Month

Versailles Middle School is proud to announce eighth grade Morgan Allen as December Student of the Month.