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Soccer field dedication Saturday, Oct. 19

The Morgan County R-I School District in Stover will host a soccer field dedication scheduled approximately noon Saturday, Oct. 19 naming the field in honor of Roy Poynter during the Stover Soccer Classic tournament. Poynter served as a teacher, coach, and athletic director at Morgan County R-1 the past 41 years, including 30 as a

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Health center names board member, to buy cribs

In a meeting Wednesday, Oct. 9, the Morgan County Health Center Board of Directors, after reviewing three letters of interest, approved Shawn Manuel to finish the term of board member Diana Burdick, who moved out of district. Manuel is scheduled to be installed on or before the Nov. 13 meeting of the board. His appointed

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Lodging tax on ballot in special election Nov. 5

A special election is scheduled Tuesday, Nov. 5 in Morgan County regarding an increase in the lodging tax from 3 percent to 6 percent. The question appears only on ballots in the following precincts: Barnett II, Gravois Mills, Indian Creek, Laurie, Versailles North, Versailles South, and Webb. Polling places are open 6 a.m. to 7

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Senior tax board to meet

The Morgan County Senior Citizens Tax Board is scheduled to meet 4:30 p.m. Monday, Oct. 21 in the conference room of the Morgan County Library in Versailles.

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Marshall addresses Legion and ball field issue

During American Legion Post 343’s monthly meeting Tuesday, Oct. 8, Stover mayor Derick Marshall, on behalf of the City of Stover, met with legion members at Legion Hall in Stover to discuss the prospect of the Morgan County R-I School District taking out a 99-year lease with the City of Stover and constructing a new

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Associate Circuit Court

Paula Machelle Beam, Feb. 21, 2018, charge one, driving while revoked or suspended, first offense, $122.50 costs, $50 fine; charge two, exceeded posted speed limit, by 11-15 miles per hour (mph), directed to serve two days in the Morgan County Jail, given credit for two days served; charge three, driver or front seat passenger failed

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