Versailles News


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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.

MCCKC encourages residents to pre-register for Hope Ray Dunklee Memorial Run/Walk

The Hope Ray Dunklee Memorial Run/Walk returns in its second year Saturday, March 28 to Versailles High School with pre-registration accepted through March 9.

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.

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Archaeologists in the making at Versailles Elementary

Students at Versailles Elementary dig their way to an expanded education as they get hands-on experience in class.

'Share the Love' in Morgan County and help fight hunger

Three Morgan County R-2 high school students are sharing their love by helping fight hunger and invite the community to participate.

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MCR2 holds town hall meetings

Reorganization plans for the Morgan County R-2 School district had great opposition last week as more than 100 people gathered in the elementary libraries of the district to share their opinions.

Missouri man found guilty in death of 3-year-old

A central Missouri man has been convicted in the abuse death of a 3-year-old boy that was reported as a fatal hit-and-run accident.

Closures planned on Missouri 135 in Morgan Co.

Crews with the MoDOT will replace culvert pipes along Missouri 135 in Morgan County through Tuesday. The work will result in the closure of 135 in the following locations:

Victims identified in double fatal Morgan Co. fire

Authorities have identified the victims who died in an apartment fire in Barnett, last Friday.

Double fatal fire in Morgan County

The cause for a structure fire where two people died Friday morning is under investigation in Morgan County.

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2014 Apple Festival Schedule of Events

The Olde Tyme Apple Festival is set for this Saturday, Oct. 4.

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‘The Sound of Music’ will get audiences ‘Jumpin’ and Jivin’’

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.

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Relive the glory days and get ‘Jumpin’ and Jivin’ to the 1940s’

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.