Opinion

Library Bookworm

by Stacey Embry, Director, Morgan County Library Monday night was book club; we discussed The Giver Quartet by Lois Lowry. It was a great discussion. The general consensus was the first book of the quartet was the best. The dystopian world of Lowry’s creation was most intriguing in the first book, so much so, that

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Florence News

by Kerry Hampy 660-368-2825 Many area people attended the ice cream social Sunday, June 25 at St. John Catholic Church in Bahner. Debbie Cook, Willa Ann Fray, Irene Smith, the Rev. Jason and Vonda Veale, and Betty Woodall had dinner Sunday, June 25 at Perkins Restaurant in Sedalia. Betty Woodall was a recent visitor of

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Library Bookworm

by Stacey Embry, Director, Morgan County Library Part of my job is making the people of the community happy. This is not listed specifically in my job description; but, trust me, it is part of my daily duties. I recently visited with an individual in Morgan County who was unhappy with the services the library

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Capitol News by District 6 State Senator Mike Kehoe

The events of this week once again reminded me of the dangerous world we live in. I am also reminded of scripture’s promise that “Where sin did abound, grace abounded much more.” I am grateful to the men and women of all branches of law enforcement who, by virtue of both their nature and calling,

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Notes of Interest

Now that the 2017 Stover Fair has gone into memory, it’s a good time to consider what was memorable about it. It was the first Stover Fair since 2014 that had a Stover Queen contest. Previous winner Allison Ehlers passed the crown that has been hers these last three years to 16-year-old dancing sensation Lena

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Florence News

by Kerry Hampy 660-368-2825 Seth and Jennifer Hofstetter and son Layne were Saturday, June 17 visitors of David and Cheri Hofstetter. Michelle Hofstetter and daughter Emalie, and Allen and Joyce Zimmerschied were Sunday, June 18 visitors of David and Cheri Hofstetter. Mike and Deana Hancock, children Sidney, Cassie, and Caleb of Fishers, Ind., Michelle Paris

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