The 136th El Dorado Springs Picnic began booth set up at 6 p.m. on Main St. on Wednesday, July 19. Trailers were set first with tents or tables coming in after. Picnic Committee members directed set up. Any local vendor may open on Wednesday night when their booths ready to serve. At 8 p.m. the
HOT FLASHES Q: My daughter is getting tired of hearing about my hot flashes. What are the risks and benefits of estrogen? A: Estrogen is used to treat symptoms of menopause, such as hot flashes, vaginal dryness and sleep problems. It replaces the hormones that drop at menopause. Hormones come in a pill, patch, gel,
RIDING WITH THE SPIRIT – On July 11, approximately 45 deCycles youth pedaled their way into El Dorado Springs and spent the night at First Christian Church (Disciples of Christ), as a part of their “Riding with the Spirit” 2,000 mile cross country bicycle journey through America. Mayor Pro Tem Randy Bland along with Rev.
NEW CHAMBER BOARD MEMBER – The El Dorado Springs Chamber of Commerce welcomes new board member Heather Brown. Chamber President Toshua McCormick said about the newest board member, “Heather has an incredibly positive outlook on life. Heather and husband Dallas own Abilene Enterprises property management. She loves real estate and has several rental properties in
Tom Clancy’s Point of Contact by Mike Maden – An ordinary audit turns deadly when Jack Ryan, Jr. helps investigate a potential investment opportunity, only to discover the dangerous past of his seemingly harmless assistant. The Ultimatum by Karen Robards – A talented master of disguise who devotes herself to conning thieves and returning stolen
The El Dorado Springs Great Golf Cart Race will begin at 10 a.m. on Saturday, July 22, at the tennis courts in the Park. The golf cart race consists of two persons. The driver is blindfolded and the passenger will direct them around a designated, marked track. This hilarious activity is limited to 16 years
Wristband tickets are now on sale at City Hall. The Picnic Committee and Pride Amusements, Inc are once again offering three nights of carnival wrist bands for the 136th El Dorado Springs Picnic. Wristband tickets for each night may be purchased for $21 in advance from city hall during regular business hours and tickets can
EVANS INTERN – My name is Barrett Jones, I am starting my second year of pharmacy school this fall at the University of Kansas. I am from Topeka, KS, but have family in rural central Kansas and El Dorado Springs, definitely reminds me of being out there. I am excited to spend the next four
Found on a utility pole at Pogo’s. Found under the “Picnic Bench” in front of Community Bank. Found under the mailbox at the Wayside Inn Museum. Found taped to a fire hydrant at the ball park. Found in a drain on the west side of the Park.
Youth Fair royalty NOW THE WORK BEGINS – The Land O Lakes Youth Fair crowned its royalty Tuesday, evening, July 11. Then the three winners had the responsibility of assisting with the awarding of trophies during the Fair. Lauren Ford, escorted by her father, Brian (Victoria), was crowned the 2017 Youth Fair Queen. Rhielyn Nichols,