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R-I to get new elementary gym roof

A regular business meeting for the Morgan County R-1 board of education was not scheduled for July. The board conducted a special meeting, Wednesday, July 14 to consider bids for a roof replacement project and for status updates on other, smaller repair projects. At the June business meeting, District Superintendent Matt Unger, discussed the need

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Physicians statewide urge COVID vaccination

Due to the increasing prevalence of the Delta variant of the coronavirus in Missouri, the state’s physicians strongly encourage its citizens to receive the COVID vaccination. For the great majority of patients, the vaccine is safe and effective, and the easiest way to slow the spread of the Delta variant. Personal physicians can answer questions

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Ivy Bend News 07-22-21

by Liz Gobble ivybendnews@yahoo.com The vacationers are here in full force and our weekenders are becoming regulars, filling the lake with boats and fisherpeople! It’s great to have friends and neighbors who come to spend summers here. There is going to be a new resort, Sunny Beach RV Resort, down Sunny Beach Road just off

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Florence News 07-22-21

by Kerry Hampy 660-368-2825 Memorial services for David Grupe, 73, were Saturday, July 17 at First United Methodist Church in Sedalia. Grupe was a baseball and assistant basketball coach at Stover High School in 1971. Survivors include his aunt Eilen Rasa who lives in the Florence area. Posey Leon, son of Preston and Michelle Phillips

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County fair home economics winners announced

Winners in the home economics exhibits at the 2021 Morgan County Fair include the following: Lancaster takes Best of Show Overall Best of Show, best of fair purple ribbon winner, and blue ribbon winner was Thea Lancaster of Versailles for her egg sketch entered in the art section. She also received a red ribbon in

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Unique Stitcher and More Meet for Quilting

Ilene Bock, left, and Priscilla Climes teach a quilting class, Monday, July 12, at the meeting of Unique Stitchers and More at the United Methodist Church in Stover. (photo by Vicki Wood) by Vicki Wood Unique Stitchers and More quilting guild met Monday, July 12 at United Methodist Church in Stover. Priscilla Climes and Ilene

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