The year was 1927…a half gallon of mil cost 29¢ and five lbs. of sugar was 35¢. On the political scene, Joseph Stalin had taken control of Russia and President Coolidgeannounced he would not run for president in 1928. In technology, x-rays were used for the first time and the iron lung
2017 TOTAL SOLAR ECLIPSE – A total solar eclipse will be visible across North America on Aug. 21, 2017, with a good portion of the Midwest located in prime viewing area. The first total eclipse seen in the continental U.S. since 1979, a vast swath of Missouri will be traversed by the shadow of the
NINE KATS, NINE LIVES – Adrian’s Austin, TX, friend, Kristen Massey, obviously likes cats. So does her cat, KitCat. It was one of those rare times when the cell phone camera was In hand when she needed it.
OVERALL WOMEN – 1. Tarah Clark, 2. Olivia Bryson, 3. Ashley Daniels. OVERALL MEN – 1. Tyler Goatley (not pictured), 2. Ethan Pittsenbarger, 3. Clinton Stacy. WOMEN 10-14 – 1. Jordanne Steuck, 2. Hanna Ridgeway, 3. Lydia Eason. MEN 10-14 – 1. Daelen Ackley, 2. James King, 3. Hunter Nissen. WOMEN 15-19 – 1. Cleo
1ST PLACE SCAVENGER HUNT – Clue’s Brothers: Trey Barger, Ryan Cloyd, Joe Barger and Jeremy Barger. 2ND PLACE SCAVENGER HUNT – Weekend Warriors: Autumn Woody, Kandi Baldwin, Courtney Bland, Abby Floyd and Tiffany Wood. 3RD PLACE SCAVENGER HUNT – Longdarquinsons: Kayla McQuillan, Sydney Friar-Dougherty, Justin Culbertson, Davis Long and Tabatha Culbertson.
TOPS Chapter 319 El Dorado Springs (Take Off Pounds Sensibly) met in the Church of Christ Meeting room on Thursday, July 27. Robbie read the following little story. Old age is golden, or so I’ve heard it said, but sometimes I wonder, as I crawl into bed. With my ears in a drawer, my teeth
George William Felty and Iva May Groves were married on July 18, 1901. In honor and remembrance of them, their descendants held their annual reunion on July 22, 2017, in the Dederick Christian Church with 40 in attendance. The first reunion was held in 1963 with six of their seven children in attendance. (A daughter,
The Dederick reunion was held in the Dederick Christian Church on July 23, 2017. Gene Lowe was recognized for being the oldest person, 93, and Dakota Koch the youngest. Debra Vickers led the group in singing “The Star Spangled Banner. Richard Watkins asked the blessing. Thirty-seven people received door prizes and enjoyed a bountiful lunch.
Summer gardening must haves The hot, dog days of summer are here in Missouri. At around 2 p.m. earlier today I found myself “wimping out” of spending time in my garden, unheard of if you could see all of the work that still needs to get done. I mean let’s face it, is a garden
Kegan and Kimberly McGatha, El Dorado Springs, are proud to announce the birth of a son, Kaysen Michael McGatha. He weighed 6 lbs. 7 oz. and was 20 1/2 inches long.