Hospital Board to meet Feb. 26

Note change of date. The Board of Directors of Cedar County Memorial Hospital will convene a meeting at 11:30 a.m. on Monday, Feb. 26, in the classroom at Cedar County Memorial Hospital, 1401 S. Park St. in El Dorado Springs. The tentative agenda of this meeting includes: Unfinished Business: None New Business: Public Forum •Financial

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CMH Medical Excellence Scholarship applications available

Area students encouraged to apply by Feb. 28 Applications for the Citizens Memorial Health Care Foundation 2018 Medical Excellence Scholarships are now available at the Office of Human Resources at CMH and also online at http://bit.ly/1QRlCt1. The deadline to submit the application is Feb. 28 at 5 p.m. The scholarship provides financial assistance to individuals

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Square dance with your Valentine

On Friday, Feb. 16, the Mo-Kan Square Dancers will have a Valentine Dance with Kenton Sullivan calling from 7:30 to 10 p.m. in the Home Ec Building at the Vernon County Fairgrounds, Nevada.  Admission is $5 per adult dancer and $3 per youth dancer.  All area dancers are welcome. For more information, call the Harolds

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Southwest Missouri teen headed to Washington, D.C.

Tasked with writing a speech on the theme “American History: Our Hope for the Future,” Lydia Eason instructed the nation to stop complaining and overcome its divisions. “It’s about how we as America need to come together and accept each other’s differences,” Eason said. “We just need to come together and love each other no

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Women Legislators of Missouri Scholarship

Women Legislators of Missouri are encouraging young women set to graduate from high school to apply for a $500 college scholarship. Each year the group selects one student from each of Missouri’s congressional districts to receive the award.  MO House members hope to spread the word about the scholarship opportunity so that female students from

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Extension to host pruning demo

University of Missouri Extension will host a fruit pruning workshop at 2:30 p.m. on Feb. 24 at the Duffield Farm east of Butler. To reach the farm go eight miles east of Butler on H Hwy. to VV.  Go north on VV one mile to the first farm on the left.  Watch for signs.  The

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Cattle Genetic and Reproductive Strategies Workshop in ElDo

Pre-register by Feb. 28 for a workshop coming up that is being put on the Cedar County MU Extension Center and Council on the evening of March1 in the El Dorado Springs Youth Center ibeginning at 6:30 p. m.  This workshop will be led by MU Extension Regional Livestock Specialists Patrick Davis and Andy McCorkill. 

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Love note from Jeff City

Greetings, My Fellow Missourians Driving back to the Capitol was somewhat treacherous on Monday for most everyone. Freezing rain, ice and snow across much of Missouri was the norm; this caused several multiple-vehicle accidents and road closures. However, most all of the Missouri legislators made it in by Monday afternoon, and we went right to

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Commission awards contracts at February meeting

MoDOT, Southwest District – The Missouri Highways and Transportation Commission, at its meeting on Wednesday, Feb. 7 in Jefferson City, awarded projects to construction companies to make improvements to state highways and bridges during 2018, the Missouri Department of Transportation said. A local contract is: · Cedar County Hwy. U: Bridge replacement over Alder Creek

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