Terry Lee Bailey

Terry Lee Bailey, 59, El Dorado Springs, passed away Thursday, July 5, 2018. Service were held on Monday, July 9, in Walker Faith Baptist Church. Arrangements were under the direction of Bland-Hackleman Funeral Home. Memorial donations may be made to help the family with expenses and left at the funeral home. Online condolences may be

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Ellen Glodine Shotts

Ellen Glodine (Hamilton) Shotts, age 70, of Nixa, MO passed away on Friday, July 6, 2018. Funeral Services for Ellen Shotts were held on Tuesday, July 10, 2018 at 10:00 a.m. at Bland-Hackleman Chapel. Interment followed in Clintonville Cemetery under direction of Bland-Hackleman Funeral Home. In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to

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Roscoe Christian celebrates 150 years

The Christian Church at Roscoe will mark its founding July 13 and 14. Plant to join us as we celebrate July 13 and 14. On the 13th, there will be a fish fry and time to visit starting at 6 p.m. On the 14th, we will have a celebration service at 10 a.m. Former ministers

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Opioid Crisis Hitting Farmers Hard

By Eric Bohl In 2016, 908 of our fellow Missourians died of opioid overdoses. Nationwide, over 64,000 Americans died of drug overdoses, and nearly two-thirds of these were caused by opioids. Opioids and their synthetic cousins are not just the next drug in a long line of problematic drugs – this time the problem is

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Ag economist surveys farmers

Landowners and land renters can help their neighbors by filling out a survey on their cash-rent rates. Ray Massey, University of Missouri Extension economist, Columbia, seeks responses to an online survey. This is something new for the MU guide, which is updated every three years. Respondents should go to crops.missouri.edu and click on “Take the

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Healthy Balances Cooking Class

Registration is now open for the Monday, Aug. 13, CMH Healthy Balance Cooking Class. This free class is held the 2nd Monday of every month from 5 – 6 p.m. in CMH Community Rooms, 1500 N. Oakland, Bolivar. Taught by a registered dietitian, the class focuses on healthier eating habits. Although this event is free,

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ELDO FFA ATTENDS CAMP RISING SUN

ELDO FFA ATTENDS CAMP RISING SUN – Group of 10 FFA members from El Dorado Springs with State officers. FFA LEADERSHIP PINS FOR TWO – Avery Schiereck (left) and Hannah Smith both received their State FFA Leadership Pin.

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HAPPY NEW DUCK STAMP

HAPPY NEW DUCK STAMP – The 2018-19 Duck Stamps go on sale Friday, they’re valid from July 1 to next June 30. Beautiful artwork, and the sales go to protecting #wetlands–almost six million acres so far. https://bit.ly/1qoNpHF.

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