The Olde Tyme Apple Festival is set for this Saturday, Oct. 4.
2014 Apple Festival Musical starts community event with the return of a popular classic
“The Sound of Music” will kick-off a six-performance series at 7 p.m. Thursday, and guests can reminisce in the familiar tunes and classic story of Maria, Capt. Von Trapp and his seven children becoming a united family in World War II laden Austria.
For 35 years, the annual Olde Tyme Apple Festival in Versailles has seen visitors enjoy its numerous fun-filled activities and contests, delicious apple-inspired and old-fashioned food, and true small-town event aura.
Ameren Missouri plans to make decision on former railroad by Aug. 31
The possibility of turning about 145 miles of the inactive Rock Island Railroad line into a biking and hiking trail could come to fruition.
Returning and new students may now enroll in fall classes at the State Fair Community College Lake campus and in Eldon and Versailles. Fall classes begin Aug. 18.
School districts continue building efforts as school year begins
Summer construction has transformed the looks of all four major Lake Area school districts.
State Fair Community College announced June 24 it will open its ninth satellite campus site this fall in Versailles.
The Missouri State Highway Patrol Troop F’s annual inspection of Mid-Missouri school buses scores most Lake Area buses as safe.
The Humane Society of Missouri’s Animal Cruelty Task Force, in cooperation with the Morgan County Sheriff’s Office, is rescuing more than 150 cats, dogs, horses and goats from a property outside of Barnett in Morgan County.
A Morgan County man died when the farm tractor he was driving slid backward down a hill and overturned.
The Versailles City Council approved their budget for 2014 in early December.
: Local organizations, individuals organize ways to give gifts to children in need for Christmas
Learn about the various programs in Lake Area that provide Christmas gifts for children, how families can sign up and how residents can donate or adopt children’s names in which to give presents.
A Stover man accused of killing another man in Morgan County in July 2010 will be sentenced later this month after a jury found him guilty of involuntary manslaughter.
Members of electric cooperatives around the nation are flooding the Environmental Protection Agency with messages with a similar theme: “Don’t raise our rates.”
The Versailles United Methodist Women are hosting a Country Cupboard at the church on North Monroe Street from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 16 at the Versailles Methodist Church.