Versailles News


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Morgan County Sheriff’s Viebrock named Corrections Officer of the Year

The Missouri Sheriff’s Association honored Cpl. Skyler Viebrock of the Morgan County Sheriff’s Office as “ Corrections Officer of the Year.”

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Versailles high school students encourage kicking butts

Two assemblies were held at Versailles High School March 18 as part of Kick Butts Day.

Lake Area Community Orchestra announces 2015 summer schedule

The Lake Area Community Orchestra (LACO) will present a nine-concert summer concert series starting in late May.

CLEAR sends youth to Prevention Conference

Youth from both Stover and Versailles middle and high Schools attended Speak Hard Conference March 25 at Capitol Plaza Hotel in Jefferson City.

MCR2 high school students attend government day

Students from Versailles High School attended the 28th Annual State Youth in Government Day April 14 at the Missouri State Capitol.

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Ryerson, Cunningham, MCR2 high school students win Outstanding Youth Prevention Award

Morgan County R-2 seniors Raine Ryerson and Jonathan Cunningham received awards last month for their dedication to a healthier Missouri.

Secret Service gives Morgan County Sheriff’s Office for assistance in presidential threat incident

The U.S. Secret Service presented a plaque to the Morgan County Sheriff’s Office Friday for its assistance in arrested a Stover man who made threats against the U.S. president.

Sign up for VHS Mini Cheerleading Clinic is due by Friday

The Versailles High School cheerleaders will host a Mini Cheerleading Clinic for any student, pre-K through fifth grade Tuesday, April 21.

Versailles man pleads guilty to selling K2

A Versailles, Mo., man pleaded guilty in federal court today to selling $750,000 worth of synthetic marijuana, commonly referred to as K2, at his store in Laurie.

MCCKC encourages community to participate in Hope Ray Dunklee Memorial Run/Walk

The Hope Ray Dunklee Memorial Run/Walk returns in its second year Saturday to Versailles High School.

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MoDOT’s 'final' road widening project underway in Lake Area

Contractors began adding one-mile of center turn lane to Highway 5 in Sunrise Beach, shoulders to Highway 135 in Morgan County

Work is underway on what Missouri Department of Transportation (MoDOT) Engineer Bob Lynch said will be the department’s “final” road widening project.

Morgan County approves names for EEZ Board

Morgan County Presiding Commissioner James Bryant submitted a list of seven names for the county’s Enhanced Enterprise Zone (EEZ) Board to the Missouri Department of Economic Development at a county commission meeting earlier this month.

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No Early Learning Center for MCR2 South School

Disappointment hit some while a thunder of claps echoed through the Morgan County R-2 Middle School library during the district’s regularly scheduled board of education meeting March 16. The board voted against a proposal to change South Elementary School to an early learning center, keeping it the same.

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Stover man is charged with threatening to shoot the president

A Stover man was charged in federal court March 17 for making threats against the U.S. president.

Intruder dies of gunshot wounds during attempted home invasion in Versailles

A Versailles man died of gunshot wounds after allegedly forcibly entering a neighboring home recently in Versailles.