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Update on officer involved shooting

Some information was released Tuesday morning regarding the officer involved shooting that took place on June 21, 2017, in Vernon County. The Vernon County Sheriff’s Office said in a press release that their investigation surrounding the 911 call that was placed, and the pursuit that followed has been completed. The Missouri State Highway Patrol is

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ElDo Youth Center 50/50 Raffle

The ElDo Youth Center is having a 50/50 raffle to raise money to complete the Youth Center kitchen. Tickets are on sale now at the El Dorado Springs Chamber of Commerce, Mike & Joe’s, and the ElDo Youth Center (between 4-6 p.m., Monday-Friday only).  $1 = 1 ticket, $5 = 7 tickets, $20 = 30

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Take comfort in the quilt show

The Wayside Inn Museum will host its 3rd Annual El Dorado Springs Picnic Quilt Show July 20-23 in the Wayside Inn Museum, 119 West Spring Street, El Dorado Springs. This event is FREE and open to the public. Quilt show hours are 1 to 9 p.m. On Sunday the quilt show will be open from

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Three nights of Carnival wrist bands

Carnival wrist band tickets will be sold beginning Monday, July 17, at City Hall for $21. They can be purchased during normal business hours, until Friday, July 21. Cash only will be accepted. Wristbands may be purchased at the carnival ticket booths for $23 per night. Single tickets are available at the ticket booths. Some

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School Board holds final meeting of fiscal year

The El Dorado Springs R-II School Board held its final meeting of the fiscal year on June 29 to change the budget figures to actual as requested by the auditors. Board members present were Benny Brower, Mark Burley, Terry Shepherd, Greg Beydler and Darrell Eason – presiding. Chad Whitesell and Josh Floyd were absent. The

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Tough honored by Chamber Executives

ANOTHER WIN FOR ELDO-El Dorado Springs Chamber of Commerce Executive Director Jackson Tough has been honored as the 2017 Jim Anderson Professional Torch Award and Scholarship recipient by the Association of Chamber of Commerce Executives (ACCE).   The Missouri and Illinois Chamber Executives Award is based on leadership and mentor contributions, professional development goals and

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Register for the Talent Show

Judi is currently accepting registrations for the Picnic talent show (July 5). Please call 417/876-2691 to enter. An answering machine is available for you convenience. Please leave your name, age, what you plan to perform (song/music) and a contact phone number. You are NOT registered until you have spoken with Judi.

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Upcoming blood drive in ElDo

The CBCO will be at the El Dorado Springs Church of Christ, 302 E. Hospital Rd., from 1:30 to 6 p.m.,Thursday, July 13. Each donation will be awarded LifePoints as a part of CBCO’s donor rewards program.  LifePoints may be redeemed online for a variety of gift cards, or points may be assigned to other

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El Dorado Springs Picnic coming soon

The 136th annual El Dorado Springs Picnic will take place on July 20-22. Official set up will begin at 6 p.m. on Wednesday, July 19. Trailers should plan on arriving early, preferably 30-60 minutes. Check in with a committee person immediately upon arriving. Tents or booths need not arrive as early because trailers will be

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Celebrate!

Rich Hill Keeping the Spirit Alive Marriot Amusements open each night and on the 4th June 30 Events begin at 5:30 p.m. July 1 Events begin at 7 p.m. July 2 Events begin at 11 a.m. July 3 Events begin at 7 p.m. July 4 Events begin at 11 a.m Nevada July 1 6 p.m.

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