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CBCO Blood Drive Thank You

Thank you to all who came to give your pint of live saving blood at the El Dorado Springs Church of Christ on Thursday, Feb. 1. Our goal at this Blood Drive was to collect 36 pints. We had a great turn out from our community, but came in just under our goal, collecting 33

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Walker resident flees, caught

A walker resident is in custody after attempting to run from Vernon County Sheriff’s Deputies Tuesday evening. According to Vernon County Sheriff Jason Mosher, Tyler Miller-Biggs, 25,of Walker, fled from deputies after they attempted to make a traffic stop in the area of Ash and Douglas Streets in Nevada. The vehicle continued to flee west

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Man charged in burglary

On Jan. 20, 2018, officers responded to 1329 South Missouri 32 Highway, Scooters 3, concerning a reported burglary. The investigation resulted in the arrest of Timothy A. Hocking, 31, of El Dorado Springs, for the probable cause of 2nd Degree Burglary, 1st Degree Property Damage, Possession of Burglary Tools, and Stealing, after a short foot

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Four injured in two-vehicle crash

Four local residents suffered minor injuries when a pickup rear-ended a car at 1:25 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 16, according to a report by Trooper Sgt. Polodna The report said that both vehicles were southbound on Vernon County Road 2825 three miles northwest of Montevallo when the 1991 For F159 driven by Carl E. Long, 68,

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Care Connection welcomes new care manager

Care Connection for Aging Services welcomes Katherine Crenshaw-Duff, of El Dorado Springs, as the agency’s Cedar County Care Manager. As the Care Manager for Cedar County, Katherine will help adults 60 and older with an array of services ranging from Medicare information and counseling to options and information about in-home care and benefits enrollment. She

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TOPS hears how to make all foods fit

TOPS Chapter 9319 El Dorado Springs met in the Church of Christ meeting room on Thursday, Jan. 25. Leader Sheryl Ann called the meeting to order and Kay led us in singing “We’ll Lose Weight”. Twenty-Eight weighed in today and the chapter had a net loss of 15.6 lbs. Week’s best loser was a tie

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Cedar County Historical Society meets

by Connie Maupin The Cedar County Historical Society held their first meeting of 2018 on Jan. 29 in the museum in Stockton. Members in attendance were President Judy Nichols, Vice President Judith Cain, Secretary Connie Maupin, Treasurer Shirley Potts, Luella Phipps, Sharyl Henry, Anna Laura Hopkins, Kenneth Potts, Chris Barber and Bob Phillips. President Judy

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Give Valentine’s Day flowers some TLC

Valentine’s Day flowers, like love, can stand the test of time if given a little TLC. Call it flor-amore. Proper care and a homemade preservative provide an extended warranty of sorts to make certain flowers last up to twice as long, said University of Missouri Extension horticulturist David Trinklein. Cut flowers age when they lose

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Send belated birthday wishes

Editor’s note: Due to an error while laying out a newspaper page last week, we failed to print this birthday notice. Please send cards now. Polly Bybee celebrated her 80th birthday on Monday, Feb. 5. Please help us wish her a belated Happy Birthday with a card shower. Please mail birthday cards to: Polly Bybee,

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Bybee, Bailey engagement told

Mr. and Mrs. Delbert Bybee of rural Schell City are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Bailee Lorree Bybee, to Dalton Linn Bailey, son of Linn and Rhonda Bailey of Lamar. Ms. Bybee graduated from El Dorado Christian School in 2013. She graduated from Crowder College in May 2016 with a dual Associate’s

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