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Jean Elizabeth Fox, Dec. 24, 2019, exceeded posted speed limit, 20 to 25 miles per hour (mph), $76.50 costs, $155.50 fine. Gary A. Foxworthy, Nov. 21, 2019, exceeded posted speed limit, 11 to 15 mph, $76.50 costs, $70.50 fine. Shelby J. Wiest, Nov. 9, 2019, exceeded posted speed limit, 16 to 19 mph, $76.50 costs,

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Stover rural fire to explore grant for new equipment

During their regular monthly meeting Monday, Jan. 13, the Stover Rural Fire Protection District Board of Directors approved inquiring into a grant proposal prepared for a FEMA grant for new self-contained breathing apparatus. According to chief Jim Witte, the company the department currently uses has not been certified. The department has to wait for them

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Plans under way for fair entertainment

During their meeting Tuesday, Jan. 14, the Stover Fair Board went over plans for entertainment for this year’s fair. The board wants to “bring something new and exciting to the stage for the 2020 Stover Fair.” In other business, board members discussed their plans for upgrades to the stage in the park. Members plan to

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Library encouraged by Lions Club to develop community partnerships

The Morgan County Library Board of Trustees, Thursday, Jan. 9, reviewed feedback from a recent focus group study, in which local Lions Clubs were invited to participate. Dustin Dunklee, with the Lions Club in Versailles, said that they would like to see the library participate in community events, such as county fairs and parades, and

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‘Aging Best’ program at the nutrition center

Trish Luther, supervisor with Community Options and Services (formerly Care Coordination) will be presenting an “Aging Best” seminar about money savings programs available to seniors. The presentation is scheduled 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 22 at the Versailles Nutrition Center off Fairgrounds Road in Versailles. Seniors in Morgan County are encouraged to stop

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