Opinion

Florence News

by Kerry Hampy 660-368-2825 Funeral services for Lenny Simkin were Saturday, Oct. 14 at the Heckart Funeral Home in Sedalia. Burial was at the Smithton cemetery. Lenny was awarded the Purple Heart during World War II. A large crowd attended the chili and soup lunch and Lord’s Acre sale Saturday, Oct. 14 at Florence Methodist

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Florence News

by Kerry Hampy 660-368-2825 Lennie Semkin, 95, died Saturday, Oct. 7 in Sedalia. Lennie was born in the Florence area. He served honorably during World War II, and owned the Smithton service station for several years. Visitors last week of David and Cheri Hofstetter were Jerry Connor, Kevin Dittmer, Daryl Hofstetter, Elvera Siegel, and Alan

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Library Bookworm

by Stacey Embry, Director, Morgan County Library I opened Facebook yesterday morning, I only made it through three posts and I closed it. People are so angry and I just cannot be part of that. Recently, we had our night program, “Under the Stars.” We hung out in the field by the library looking at

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Florence News

by Kerry Hampy 660-368-2825 Jerry Connor and Bob Hock were Wednesday, Sept. 27 dinner guests of Earl and Susan Price. They also enjoyed playing cards. Kenny and Debbie Kuttenkuhler were Sunday, Oct. 1 visitors of Jerry Connor. There were 16 people who enjoyed a card party Friday, Sept. 29 at the Otterville Senior Center. Corbin

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Bulldog Bulletin

by Brenda Steffens Director of Communications MCR-I Schools Each year, Matt Unger, superintendent of Morgan County R-I Schools, selects a theme for the school year. This year the theme is “appreciate.” Too often, we get so caught up in our own problems, our own busy schedules, or the negativity in the world that we forget

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