The Morgan County Commission Thursday, March 8, considered the planting of a “Liberty Tree” somewhere in Morgan County. Ellen Conrad from Versailles Community Betterment presented information about the Liberty Tree. She said she and 4-H representative Elaine Anderson were trying to get a grant to plant the tree in the county. A response to the
There is news being reported of a new aluminum plant opening in the Southeast part of the state and it will be adding approximately 400 new jobs. Sedalia will be opening a new plant that will be recycling cars and turning them into steel rebar for construction and that should add an additional 200 jobs.
With one week remaining before the legislature’s annual spring break, I am pleased with the progress made by both the House and the Senate. Last week the Senate sent almost 20 bills to the House for consideration. Volume is certainly not the measure of legislative success, but sending this many good bills to the House