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Face It – Impaired Driving Affects Lives

Make this Bowl Sunday SUPER – Designate a Sober Driver. The Super Bowl is one of America’s most highly anticipated sports events, when friends and family gather in homes, bars and restaurants to celebrate. As Super Bowl Sunday approaches and football fans across the country prepare for the game, the Missouri Coalition for Roadway Safety

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Here’s what’s cookin’

EAGLES AUXILIARY DONATES $5,000 – The El Dorado Springs Senior Center received $5,000 from the Eagles Auxiliary on Wed. Jan 24. The gift is to be used for Center’s kitchen renovation. Pictured are: (from left) Eagle Nancy Moore, Eagle Kathy Wilkinson, Eagle Barta Anderson, Senior Center Board Member and Eagle Maretta Smith, Senior Center Board

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And the top Dogs are… Bulldog Courwarming Royalty

The El Dorado Springs Bulldogs crowned their courtwarming royalty Monday evening after the JV beat Climax Springs in two quarters and the Varsity beat them 59 – 19. The 2018 Courtwarming King is Cody Rutledge. The 2018 Courtwarming Queen is Paige Floyd. The crown bearer is Ryker Cundiff. Ryker is the son of Richie and

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R-II School conducting survey

The El Dorado Springs R-2 School District is seeking input from patrons and parents in the community. The District has created a survey through Google Forms and would like for all patrons and parents within the District to take a few minutes and answer the questions. Here is the link to the survey: https://goo.gl/forms/XbhQsgO9eUGegSVC3. If

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Automatically elected for April 3, 2018 municipal election

Memorial Hospital Board, 1 position, 5 year term – Marvin Manring Ambulance Board District #5 – John A. Wilson Jr. Special Road District Commissioner – Bear Creek, Robin Fischer; Bethel, John Clemons, II; Caplinger, Daisy Johnson; Dogwood, Dennis Richardson; El Dorado, Lalan Cole; Independence, Benny Bough; Koncord, Fred “Skip” Casper; Korth, Reynold Sandberg; Madison, Steve

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Corner of Spring and Main

WHAT YEAR? – I believe this is a photo of downtown El Dorado Springs, but were there two banks across from each other. Does anyone know about what year this might be? You may print this if you wish. Thanks, Neoma Foreman.

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SPELLING CHAMP

SPELLING CHAMP – Lauren Julian won the El Dorado Springs Elementary 4th and 5th Grade Spelling Bee. Lauren will compete in the Joplin Globe Spelling Bee in the spring. See Page 3

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County comes together in health care cooperation

How can we work together? The Cedar County Memorial Board of Trustees held a public forum at their meeting on Monday, Jan. 22, to hear concerns from the Stockton community about the limited resources available to them at the Cedar County Health Facility in Stockton.  In short, the Stockton people were upset. Present from Cedar

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Almost unlimited shooting scenarios at Bear Arms

If you can think of a hypothetical shooting situation, Nathan Murrell likely can put it on screen for you in his digital indoor shooting range at Bear Arms located a block south of Hwy. 54 on Park Street in El Dorado Springs. Nathan installed his shooting range last August, the structure right beside his gun

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A good night for the Knights

NORTHEAST VERNON COUNTY ROYALTY – After two wins over the Calhoun Eagles, NEVC crowned  their Homecoming Royalty Friday, Jan. 19.. Twelfth graders Corbin Goodwin and Emma Pritchett were crowned King and Queen. The boys won 56 – 46 and the girls won 48 – 15. Photo by Andrea Halcomb.

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