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Read the stories below and more in The Versailles Republican dated July 12, 2018.

Dedication held for Milan playground

With sounds of children playing on the new playground equipment, Pastor Pam Wooden gave the invocation that expressed thankfulness to the Chester and Ruth Baylor family. “Bless the children, bless the feet…smiles, keep them safe,” Wooden spoke as she gave thanks for the donation from the family’s foundation that made the day possible.

To read the entire story written by Wanda English Burnett, Editor, on the front page of The Versailles Republican, click the image or click here.

Milan School Board gives raises, approves contracts, and thanks students

The June meeting of the Milan Board of School Trustees was the setting for the introduction of the girls’ softball team, which needed no introduction! They were formally recognized for winning the regional championship. Superintendent Jane Rogers praised the girls for their good behavior, excellent sportsmanship and their top rated academic standings.

To read the entire article pick up a copy of the July 12 edition of The Versailles Republican.
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Safe Place for victims of rape, sexual assault

“We start by believing.” A simple statement with a powerful message from Jane Yorn, executive director of Safe Passage, Inc., as they launch a new initiative, Safe Place.

Read the entire story written by Wanda English Burnett, Editor, on the front page of the July 12 edition of The Versailles Republican.
Health Department releases inspection reports for food establishments

The following information was taken from public record from the Ripley County Health Department on food establishments that were inspected within the past three months. Only the critical and non-critical conditions are reported here. These determinations are made through health department standards.

Read the entire story on page 3 of the July 12 edition of The Versailles Republican.

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