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SEEDS OF HOPE HONOR WALK

SEEDS OF HOPE HONOR WALK – Our Cedar County Memorial Hospital Senior Life Solutions team along with the El Dorado Springs VFW Ladies Auxiliary hosted the “Seeds of Hope” Honor Walk on Wednesday, Sept. 11, to raise awareness of rising suicide rates of all ages and to also shine a light on the Veterans that

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59th ANNUAL BLACK WALNUT FESTIVAL

September 26-28 Stockton City Park SCHEDULE OF EVENTS Thursday, Sept. 26 9-10 a.m. Black Walnut Contest Judging (Hammons Products) *Nuts must be turned into Hammons Products by 5 p.m. Wednesday 11 a.m.-7 p.m. Community Quilt Show, Community Building 11 a.m. Opening Ceremony, Park Entrance, High School Band 12 p.m. 6th Graders with Sherice Norman 2 p.m.

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HAVE YOU TAKEN THE PLEDGE?

HAVE YOU TAKEN THE PLEDGE? – The Senior Life Solutions Team at Cedar County Memorial Hospital has been out and about in the community to remind everyone of rising suicide rates as September is National Suicide Prevention Awareness Month — and to see if  —- “YOU” have taken “The Pledge”??? Thanks to those who have

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Miller-Boultinghouse reunion well attended

The annual Miller-Boultinghouse reunion on Sept. 15 in the El Dorado Springs Civic Center brought cousins from as far away as Kansas City, Girard, KS, and Bolivar with most of them from the El Dorado Springs area. After a delicious carry-in dinner, the cousins settled down for the serious business of catching up. Those signing

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TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly)

TOPS Chapter 9319 El Dorado Springs met in the United Methodist Church, 201 E Broadway on Thursday, Sept. 19, for their weekly weigh-in and meeting. Leader Susan is still on vacation, Co Leader, Linda H is still with her son, Jon in the hospital, Secretary, Jean L opened the meeting with the TOPS & KOPS

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66th Dally and Scott Reunion

The descendants of Jennie (Scott) and Clifford W. Dally met at the Walker Community Building Sept. 22, 2019. Pesent were Joe Lee and Alice Beaty, Charles and Neoma Foreman, Nathan Smith, Adalynn Smith, Jennie Foreman, Mark and Tonya Smith, Christine and Corey Graham, Chuck and Vicki Foreman, Keeley Foreman, and Chet and Marla Foreman.

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STAR SPANGLED RAFFLE

STAR SPANGLED RAFFLE – Shannon Mays was the winner of a beautiful patriotic themed hand made quilt raffled off recently by the local Masonic Lodge. Pictured are: (from left) Master of the Lodge Jim Dissler, Mays, Lodge Secretary and quilt maker Jim Leonard and Brandon Barker and Carol Dissler who each won 1⁄2 hog. This

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100 YEARS IN EL DORADO SPINGS

100 YEARS IN EL DORADO SPINGS – (from left) Troy Williams, VFW Commander of the State of Missouri and local Post Commander Brent Beckman welcomed guests to the Spicer-Grimsley Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 257 100th Birthday Party at the Land of Lakes Youth Fairgrounds on Saturday, Sept. 21. The celebration offered comradery, free food

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Cards of Thanks

The Cedar County back-to-school fair was held Aug. 12, at the First Baptist Church Family Life Center in El Dorado Springs. This year, 132 children were served. The day began with lunch then haircuts, vision screening and hearing testing were offered. Sponsors and vendors were in attendance offering families invaluable information on community resources. In

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CCMH Senior Life Solutions Program raises awareness during National Suicide Prevention and Awareness Month

September is National Suicide Prevention and Awareness month and Cedar County Memorial Hospital Senior Life Solutions program is working to raise awareness.  According to the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention, an average of 129 deaths by suicide occur per day and there are an estimated 1,400,000 suicide attempts per year. Talk of suicide should never

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