EL DORADO SPRINGS POLICE REPORT

In the case of all arrests, it must be remembered that the charge is merely an accusation and all defendants are presumed innocent until and unless proven guilty. NOTE: Anyone having information concerning any alleged crimes are encouraged to contact the police department at 876-TIPS (8477) On January 7, 2019, officers responded to 1503 South

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Nelda Fern Potter

Nelda Fern Potter, 74, of Garnett, KS, passed away on Monday, Jan. 7, 2019, at her home, surrounded by her family. She was born March 28, 1944, in rural Cedar County, near El Dorado Springs, the daughter of Eldon and Virginia “Bertie” (Felty) Teague. Nelda was born at home, in the same house that her

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Earl ‘Denny’ Baker

Earl “Denny” Baker, 81, of Topeka, KS, passed away Wednesday, Jan. 9, 2019. He was born Jan. 24, 1937, in Montevallo the son of Ual V. and Eloise Hazel (May) Baker. He was a 1955 graduate of Andover (KS) High School. He served in the United States Army and National Guard. Denny was employed in

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Hoagland named to Dean’s List at University of North Georgia

Drue Cawood Hoagland of Schell City made the fall 2018 Dean’s List at the University of North Georgia (UNG) for achieving at least a 3.5 grade point average, carrying 12 or more credit hours in one semester and having no grade lower than B. The deans of each of UNG’s five colleges – the College

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State Tech announces fall honor roll, Dean’s list

State Technical College of Missouri would like to congratulate students who achieved academic excellence during the 2018 fall semester and to congratulate students who are eligible for the Dean’s List for the 2018 fall semester. Kade Collins, El Dorado Springs. To be placed on the Honor Roll, a full-time student must earn a semester grade

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Bobcat Prowl

by Beverly Letchworth, What is one of the largest wild mammals in Missouri? What large mammal sometimes sleeps on and hunts from tree limbs? What mammal can make leaps up to 10 feet? The answer to all three questions: the bobcat. The bobcat is found only in North America, where it is the most common

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El Dorado Springs Scholar Dogs See 1st Conference Action

El Dorado Springs Scholar Bowl teams saw their first Ozark Mountain Conference action on Thursday, Jan. 10. at home as El Dorado Springs, Sherwood and Butler competed with varsity and junior varsity teams. The Bulldog Varsity team had a 3-1 record on the night.  After losing to Sherwood in Game 2, they came back and

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Students audition for MS Honor Band

by Jordan K. White, Director of Bands Last Friday, January 11, some of the Middle School Band members traveled to Joplin HS to Audition for the SWMMEA Junior High District Band.  There are two bands available for the students to audition for according to their Grade Level. This year we took 12 students to the

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MU offers free workshop on warm-season grasses

Cattle producers will hear how to grow warm-season grasses for better nutrition and profits at a free Jan. 28 workshop in Vernon County. University of Missouri Extension agronomy specialist Pat Miller tells producers how to develop and manage warm-season grasses. MU Extension livestock specialist Patrick Davis shares how warm-season grasses offer better nutrition for cattle.

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ELDO GREENHANDS ATTEND FFA MOTIVATONAL CONVERENCE

ELDO GREENHANDS ATTEND FFA MOTIVATONAL CONVERENCE – Over 4,500 first year FFA members from more than 320 Missouri High Schools had the opportunity to learn about being positive role models, learning to get involved, making sound choices, becoming active team members and making a positive difference in their lives, school and community at the annual

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