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Hospital Board to meet

The Board of Directors of Cedar County Memorial Hospital will begin a meeting at 11:30 a.m. on Monday, Aug. 21, in the classroom at Cedar County Memorial Hospital,1401 S. Park St. in El Dorado Springs.

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CCAD to meet Monday

The Cedar County Ambulance District board will meet at 6 p.m. Monday, Aug. 21 in the Stockton Ambulance Barn. Unfinished Business: CCMH Ambulance Service Proposal New Business: Closed session per RSMo 610.021 (11) Written Specifications for Competitive Bids.

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Order of Eastern Star plans fundraiser

The El Dorado Springs Chapter of the Order of Eastern Star will hold a BBQ dinner in the First Baptist Church family life center from 5-7:30 Saturday, Aug. 19. The FLC is located at 500 S. Main (use north entrance), El Dorado Springs; tickets are $10. The meal will include BBQ ribs or pulled pork,

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Square dance to national caller

On Friday, Aug. 18, the Mo-Kan Square Dancers will dance to Jerry Junck (National Caller) and Kenton Sullivan from 7:30 to 10 p.m. in the Home Ec Building on the Vernon County Fairgrounds, Nevada.  Admission is $5 per adult dancer and $3 per youth dancer.  All area dancers and interested persons are welcome.  For more

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Community meal in Stockton

Hungry? Come and eat. You are invited to our first Fourth Friday Community Meal, on Friday, Aug. 25, from 5-7 p.m. at Stockton Presbyterian Church, 13900 E. Hwy 32 (1.3 miles west of the square). This month we will serve up a savory blend of Italian dishes, to include lasagna, pasta with Alfredo or meat

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‘Partners in Pasture’ tour to be held near Stockton Aug. 28

Partners in Pasture is a group of west central Missouri forage producers who meet at different farms and discuss the grazing management and livestock needs. The August Partners in Pasture is Monday, Aug. 28, at 6 p.m. at the Ervin and Regina Scharff farm northeast of Stockton. This farm will feature both cool and warm

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‘Discover More on Route 54’ hosts 3rd annual 100-mile yard sale

The 3rd Annual 100-Mile Yard Sale is scheduled for Labor Day weekend, Sept. 1-3, during daylight hours along U.S. Hwy. 54 from Nevada to Camdenton.   Everyone is invited and encouraged to sell, attend and ‘Discover More on Route 54!’  Sellers will be responsible for their own yard sale signs to attract motorists. With the

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Help clean up Lake Stockton

The 21st Annual Stockton Lake Cleanup Event is scheduled for Saturday, Sept. 9. The event is held in conjunction with Missouri Stream Team and National Public Lands Day and is being co-sponsored by the Kansas City Frogman Dive Club and the US Army Corps of Engineers. Volunteers will meet at 8 a.m. at the Cedar

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MDC to host 49th annual Antler Measurement Day Aug. 26

So you harvested a big buck deer last hunting seasons and wonder just how high the antlers would score if experts apply measurements to record book guidelines? Answers are at hand. The Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) will host its free 49th annual Antler Measurement Day 9 a.m. to noon on Saturday, Aug. 26, at

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Painting scheduled for 14 bridges

Drivers will experience delays as several bridges located in Henry, St. Clair, Polk, Vernon, Jasper and Barton counties are painted beginning the week of Sept. 9, the Missouri Department of Transportation said. Contractor crews will paint the steel components of the bridges as a preventive maintenance measure to extend the lives of the structures. Tentative

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