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Early Deadlines!

There will be EARLY DEADLINES for all ads, stories, and photos for the Morgan County Marketplace and Morgan County Press, due to the Memorial Day holiday! Deadline for the Wednesday, May 30 Morgan County Press is noon Friday, May 25. Deadline for the May 31 Morgan County Marketplace is noon Friday, May 25. Deadline for

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Family Freedom Festival at VFW Memorial Day

The Veterans of Foreign Wars, VFW Post 5178, will be hosting a “Family Freedom Festival” 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday, May 28 (Memorial Day) at the Post on Troutdale Road in Gravois Mills. People are encouraged to bring photos to be displayed of military family members. A 21-gun salute by the American Legion of

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Co-Mo annual meeting May 24

Co-Mo Electric Cooperative has scheduled its 79th annual meeting Thursday, May 24, at the co-op’s operations center, 448 Richard Blvd., in Tipton. Doors open 4 p.m., the evening meal will cease 6:15 p.m., and the business meeting will begin 6:30 p.m. This year, Co-Mo Electric member-owners were notified by Official Notice of Annual Meeting in

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Kyle named to school board; R-I district ‘in a good place’

During the Wednesday, May 17 meeting of the Morgan County R-I school board, Randel Kyle was selected to fill the position vacated last month by Tom Chandler on the R-I board of education. He was adminsterd the oath of office by District Superintendent Matt Unger. District in “good place” Unger, in his report about finances,

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Fire board waiting on culvert

During the monthly meeting of the Stover Rural Fire Protection District, Monday, May 14, the board was updated about the progress of steel culvert replacement at the west entrance of Station 1. Due to restroom installation at the city park, city crews are unavailable until it is complete. Board members are still weighing options on

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Associate Circuit Court

Cole Riley Baker, July 2, 2017, width of vehicle exceeded 8-1/2 feet, two days jail, $70.50 costs, $90 jail. Trevor Scott Baker, April 3, width of vehicle exceeded 8-1/2 feet, $70.50 costs, $379.50 fine. Brenda K. Buckler, Jan. 21, width of vehicle exceeded 8-1/2 feet, $118.50 costs, $25 County Law Enforcement Restitution Fund (C.L.E.R.F.), $56.50

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