Timothy Michael Farr

Deputies apprehend Farr after chase
Tuesday, Oct. 21 at approximately 2 p.m, deputies of the Morgan County Sheriff's Office received a tip that Timothy Farr was leaving the Ivy Bend area of Morgan County and possibly heading to the Cole Camp area of Benton County.


Missouri Bar judges the judges
In the general election Tuesday, Nov. 4, voters will be asked to vote whether or not to retain four judges in office.


Election verification will be Nov. 7
The Verification Board for the general election Tuesday, Nov. 4, will meet at 10 a.m. Friday, Nov. 7, in the county clerk's office at the Morgan County Courthouse in Versailles.


Voting equipment will be tested
A public test of electronic voting equipment will be conducted at 10:30 a.m. Monday, Nov. 3 in the county clerk's office at the Morgan County Courthouse in Versailles.



Superintendent of Parks David Vogt, left, and Tyler Humphrey prepare to plant a pear tree Wednesday, Oct. 22, in City Park. They have five trees to plant, two more pear, a maple and a blood maple. They are replacing trees lost in the last couple of years in storms. Not in the picture is Travis Dreffen. (photo by Robin Fish)


Commission accepts bids on bridges
The Morgan County Commission accepted the lowest bids on the two bridges Friday, Oct. 18 after the engineering firms reviewed the bids and found them to be in order.


R-II board approves parking lot expansion
The Morgan County R-II School District Board of Education Monday, Oct. 20, at their regular meeting at the middle school library in Versailles, approved specifications and advertising for bids for a new parking lot expansion.



Derek Worthey of Ervin Cable prepares to mount a circuit box Monday, Oct. 20, on the Co-Mo Connect building on Newton Street in Versailles. (photo by Robin Fish)



Betty Sly was one of many Monday, Oct. 20, painting and decorating miniature pumpkins at Good Shepherd Care Center in Versailles. The residents are decorating for Halloween. (photo by Robin Fish)



Bob Worthey of Ervin Cable hugs Dennis Miller, Versailles public works employee, Monday, Oct. 20 at the Co-Mo Connect building on Newton in Versailles. Worthey and his crew are preparing to do the underground cable work to hook Co-Mo Connect up to the head of the Co-Mo cable system in the building. Miller is marking the water pipes underground before Ervin Cable begins to dig. (photo by Robin Fish)


MU Extension holds session on affordable care act
The Morgan County University of Missouri Extension office has information for families, individuals and businesses about options and responsibilities under the health care law.


Parent teacher conferences
Parent/teacher conferences are scheduled 3 to 8 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 30 in each of the Morgan County R-II School District buildings in Versailles and at South El- ementary School in Gravois Mills.





Deputy Circuit Clerk Nancy Bemboom, left, and Circuit Clerk Cheryl Morris work Monday, Oct. 20, on mastering the intricacies of the new e-filing programming that will become the standard protocol for Morgan County Court on October 27. (photo by Robin Fish)

Court implements electronic filing system
The Morgan County Court will implement the Missouri Electronic Filing (eFiling) System to enhance access and efficiency on Oct. 27. This implementation is one of a growing number that allows the smallest, most rural court to the Supreme Court to accept filings from attorneys electronically.



A trailer tipped over on Highway 5 dumping a pontoon boat down a ravine at 11:30 a.m., Friday, Oct. 17 in Greenview. According to Johnson Brother's Marine employee Allen Burke, a passenger in the truck that was pulling the pontoon, when the trailer tipped sideways the pontoon just rolled off and down the hill. The boat didn't overturn and was later retrieved with a tow truck. No one was hurt in the incident. (photo by Janet Dabbs)


Versailles Police Report
Wednesday, Oct. 15 to Monday, Oct. 20, 2014
The Versailles Police Department recently responded to the following:


Food establishment inspections
The Morgan County Health Center conducted food establishment inspections for Oct. 6 to Oct. 17. Results shown include the critical violations and the number of non-critical violations.


Associate Circuit Court


Morgan County Land Transfers


Camden County planning & zoning
discusses non-conforming properties
by Janet Dabbs
The Camden County Planning and Zoning Commission recently discussed several rezoning cases that were incorrectly zoned in the initial zoning process, and that could be legally grandfathered-in as non-conforming conditional use properties.


Sunrise Beach residents closer to clean drinking water
by Janet Dabbs
More than 100 Sunrise Beach residents are closer to having cleaner drinking water.


R-II School Menus
Thursday, Oct. 23 to Friday, Oct. 31


Nutrition Site Menus
Thursday, Oct. 23 to Friday, Oct. 31


October clinics at health center
The following clinics are scheduled at the Morgan County Health Center in Versailles.







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