In the Tuesday, July 21, 2020 issue
After much discussion and weighing of their options, the Versailles Lions Club announces that the Versailles Pumpkin Show will be cancelled this year due to COVID-19. The Club voted unanimously, at their recent meeting, to cancel the Show due to the pa …Read the story »
The Ripley County 4-H Fairgrounds will be eerily quiet this month with the county fair canceled but 4-H members will get somewhat a taste of normal when a revamped livestock auction takes place this Friday afternoon. The live event takes place at 3 p.m …Read the story »
Bazaar canceled due to COVID
After much thought and consideration, the Versailles-Osgood Delta Rho Chapter of Tri Kappa has decided to cancel the Winter Wonderland Bazaar in November due to the COVID-19 pandemic. It was the consensus of the organization to suspend all public activities until the first of the year.
Save the date for August 8
Handbags 4 Hope, the new and gently used purse auction to benefit Safe Passage, will be held online this year. No ticket/admission fee. View the purses online through the Safe Passage Facebook page or at the Batesville Library beginning August 8 when the online auction bidding starts, and ending August 15 at noon.
Health officer says ‘wear a mask, wash hands’
It’s important that people realize the need to wear masks in public and to keep washing their hands, according to information from the Ripley County Health Officer Dr. David Welsh. But, it’s simply not enough if you are organizing an event with more than 250 people.