Hope Ray Dunklee run to help coalition
The Hope Ray Dunklee 2014 Memorial Run/Walk has been scheduled Saturday, March 29. It will feature a 5K run, a 2-mile walk, and a half-mile kids fun run. Proceeds will go to the Morgan County Caring for Kids Coalition, specifically earmarked for the annual Back to School Health Fair and Christmas for Kids.
Weather reschedule from Monday, March 3
The donkey basketball game cancelled by inclement weather Monday, March 3, has been rescheduled 6 p.m. Tuesday, March 25, at Versailles Middle School Gymnasium
Reading the D
Hunter Miesner looks for a cutter Monday, Feb. 24, in Russellville. The Lady Indians hosted and beat Stover 46-34 in the first round of the district tournament. (photo by Tom Collins)
Lady Bulldogs bow out to district hosts
“We were playing against a team with six seniors and three juniors, defending a district championship from last year,” observed Head Coach Ernie Haag, doing the post mortem on his team's exit from this year's district tournament. “That was no slouch of a team.”
Two Bulldogs make all-conference
Tipton eliminates Bulldogs from districts
The Stover High School varsity basketball team played what may have been their best game of the year Tuesday, Feb. 25, at Russellville. They entered the District Tournament there with the seventh seed and were rematched with Tipton. The Cardinals carried the second seed and a previous win over Stover, 56-34, in late January.
Mead Emma M176 was the division 7 champion female Saturday, Feb. 22, at the 2014 Missouri Angus Breeders' Futurity Show and Sale in Columbia. Emma was consigned by Alan Mead of Barnett. Katelyn Holmes of Benton, Iowa, has her halter, and Miss Missouri Angus, Brittany Eagleburger, right, of Buffalo, was queen of the event. (photo by Wes Tiemann, American Angus Association)
Renewal is due for hunting and fishing permits
Many Missouri hunting and fishing permits expire at the end of February, including 2013 permits for small game, fishing, trout fishing, and combination hunting and fishing permits. The Missouri Department of Conservation, MDC, reminds hunters and anglers to renew their permits for 2014.
Paddlefish snaggers cautiously optimistic
Paddlefish season is approaching, and the Missouri Department of Conservation, MDC, has cautiously encouraging news for snaggers.
New limits set for blue catfish
The Missouri Department of Conservation has established a new slot-length limit on blue catfish. To improve blue catfish populations in Lake of the Ozarks, Truman Lake, and their tributaries, three new regulations apply to these waters.