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.
The Lake Area Community Orchestra is happy to announce a six concert Winter Schedule for 2013. These concerts take place in various communities and places around the Lake area.
Mustangs move on to face Salem in district semifinals
When Versailles’ wide receiver Kaden Wilson fumbled the opening kickoff and Eldon scored on the next play from scrimmage on a 27-yard run by Dylan Wood, a silence washed over the few Tiger faithful that showed up to support the winless football team.
The Royal Arts Council recently announced its 2013-14 season schedule, which began with the Apple Festival Musical Oct. 4-6, 10-12 and featured “Thoroughly Modern Millie.”
The Morgan County R-II School District’s South Elementary School evacuated its students on Thursday, Oct. 31, due to a gas leak from a furnace in the building’s library.
Partially FEMA-funded project could include arts center, gymnasium
Construction funding could soon be pouring in for the Morgan County R-II School District, whose grant application for the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) to support an on-campus storm shelter has received state-level approval.