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Kathern Grubb

Kathern Celiah (Wert) Grubb, age 103, of El Dorado Springs, passed away Sunday, July 28, 2019, at Community Springs Healthcare. Graveside services began at 10 a.m. Wednesday, July 31, 2019, at Ft. Scott National Cemetery.  Arrangements were under the direction of Bland-Hackleman Funeral Home. Online condolences may be left at: www.blandhackleman.com.

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El Dorado Springs Community Garden: Apologies to everyone

El Dorado Springs Community Garden: Apologies to Everyone We wish to apologize to anyone who has been disappointed and/or inconvenienced by our “Do Not Pick” the produce rule at the Garden. It is difficult to communicate with everyone despite the fact that we are on Facebook and have had numerous publications in the newspapers and

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Test run

NEVER TOO EARLY – The El Dorado Springs Municipal Band got in the spirit of the season this summer with their annual Christmas in July  performance. Here Santa, Mrs. Santa and a trusty elf practice their Christmas Cheer.

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Grand Prize Talent

MUSCLE UP – Michael White with Allie Thompson and Roy Hooper. +19 – 1st place, Rachel Perkey; 2nd place, Mike Bullinger; 3rd place, Becky Wood. 15-18 – 1st place, Regan Schwalm; 2nd place, Brooke Murdock; 3rd place, Harmony Randolph. 15-18 – 1st place, Regan Schwalm; 2nd place, Brooke Murdock; 3rd place, Harmony Randolph.

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Broke winch keeps Ferris Wheel at home

Attendance for the 2019, 139th El Dorado Springs Picnic was down some, probably because of the oppressive heat wave that had afternoon temperatures in the mid – 90s. Evening temperatures were still in the high 80s with high humidity. Picnic Committee chairperson, Judi Baldwin, estimated the Saturday night crowd, usually the highest, at 12,000 to

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New surgeon at CCMH

Cedar County Memorial Hospital is pleased  to welcome General Surgeon Dr. Leslie Landau, D.O., to our medical staff. He is now accepting patients and will begin office hours on July 25, 2019. For an appointment please call (417) 876-3154.

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Creativity can help you overcome summer boredom

When the sun is shining and the weather is nice how could anyone be bored? It is a question that seems like fantasy but to some it is all too real. “We become bored when our everyday lives become dull or monotonous or we don’t have goals,” said David Burton, county engagement specialist with University

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ALL STAR CAST

ALL STAR CAST – The ElDo All-Stars performed Thursday night of the Picnic after the talent show. Performers included: Jeremy Barger-Bass; Sandra Stewart-Keys; Erin Crocker-Soprano; Ron Alumbaugh-Drums; Nathan Vickers-Tenor; Ryan Smith-Guitar,Tenor; Shayne Daniel-Bass; Jordan Ehlers-Tenor; Donna Elliott-Violin, Alto; Mark Koca-Trumpet; Janna Barger Farmington-Alto; Sherre King-Alto; Sarah King-Soprano; Bentley Allison-Guitar, Soprano; Ron Pitts-Tenor, harmonica; Amanda Pitts

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