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Participate in book drive

Spicer-Grimsley #257 VFW Auxiliary is sponsoring a book drive for the VFW National Home for Children. New books for children 0-14 years of age are needed. The National Home is committed to honor our Nation’s veterans and active duty military by providing help and hope for their children and families. Any books would be greatly

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Attend Ryan’s Benefit

A benefit fundraiser for Ryan Lutes will be held this Saturday, Aug. 17, in the Nevada Eagles Lodge, 3313 East Austin Blvd. A dart tournament will start at 3 p.m. A pool tournament will start at 4 p.m. A pulled pork dinner will be from 6 – 8 p.m. Silent auction from 6 – 8:30

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Get co-ed slow pitch team for Project 288 tourney

On the Nov. 2 fifth anniversary of the on-duty death of Cedar County Deputy Matt Chism, the 2nd annual Project 288 (his badge number) co-ed slow pitch softball benefit tournament will take place at the city ball fields in El Dorado Springs. The fee is $150 for each 7/3 format team (Three girls on each

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New football coach takes leash of Bulldogs

On June 3, 2019, Coach Kelley Beckner officially took the leash of the El Dorado Springs Bulldog football team bringing with him a winning record that includes a No. 2 finish in the state championship game in Class 3 in 2017. Coach Beckner spoke with the Sun by phone on Friday, Aug. 2. Q. Tell

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School Board meeting Thursday evening

El Dorado Springs R-2 Schools Board of Education will meet at 7 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 8, in the  HS Library. Introduction of new teaching staff. • New Business • Adopt Elementary, Middle School, and High School Student Handbooks. • Set date for tax rate hearing. • Approve transportation of students outside of District (Roscoe students)

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Notice of public posttest

In closing of the Special Election held on Tuesday, Aug. 6, a public test of the vote tabulating equipment will be conducted in the Cedar County Courthouse  at 2 p.m Friday, Aug. 9. The public is welcome to attend.

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Senior Center looking for venders

The El Dorado Springs Senior Center is looking for venders for our Craft Fair Fundraiser scheduled for Saturday, Sept. 14, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Venders will supply their own 10×10 table at $20 per space; $25 per space if electric is required. Venders must pre-register and pre-pay. Deadline: Friday, Aug. 30. For further information

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Summertime in El Do Trivia Night

Tickets are still available for  “Summer in ElDo” Trivia Night  this Saturday, Aug. 3, at 7 pm.  Cost is $40 for a team of 4 or fewer. Additional team members up to a total of 7 per team may be added at $10 per person. As in past trivia matches, the first 5 questions will

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