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Christmas Basket Project updates for volunteers

Through this Saturday, Dec. 8, toys valued from $10 to $20 may be dropped off at Fugate Motors. One truck has already been filled. Wednesday, Dec. 12, at 9 a.m. volunteers are needed to wrap the hundreds of gifts the community has so generously donated. Bring your scissors and your holiday spirit and join us

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Christmas Basket Project updates for recipients

If you applied for a Christmas Basket this year, you should receive a confirmation letter by this Friday, Dec. 7. If you do not receive the letter, please call 296-5403. If you are receiving delivery, you will be notified in the letter. On Saturday, Dec. 15, you must bring your confirmation letter with you to

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Christmas open house scheduled at the Cedar County MU Extension Center

The Cedar County MU Extension Center would like to invite the public to our Christmas Open House to welcome Tammy Ikerd the new MU Extension Cedar County Engagement Specialist in Youth Development.  The event will be on December 11th at the Cedar County MU Extension Center in the basement of the Cedar County Courthouse in

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Turkey Square Dance Nov. 16

On Friday, Nov. 16, the Mo-Kan Square Dancers will have their Thanksgiving Dance with Jay Wright calling. This will be held from 7:30 to 10 p.m. in the Home Ec Building at the Vernon County Fairgrounds, Nevada. Admission is $5 per adult dancer and $3 per youth dancer. All dancers and interested persons are invited

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Hospital Bazaar Friday

The Cedar county Memorial Hospital Auxiliary will have their Holiday Soup Bazaar and Baked Goods Sale from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Friday, Nov. 16, in the El Dorado Springs Christian School Gymnasium at 1600 S. Ohio. Tickets are $7 and available at the door, at the hospital gift shop from 1-4 on weekdays or

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Revival in progress

Pleasant Springs Missionary Baptist Church (at Oyer) started a revival meeting last week each night at 7:30 p.m. with Bro. Lewis Eslinger helping the pastor, Bro. Colton Collins. Services may be called off Monday evening, Nov. 15, because of the weather but the plan is to continue the meeting, weather permitting. Call Sherre King at

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Members needed for the Cedar County MU Extension Council by Dec. 3

Cedar County MU Extension Council will be accepting nominations for the 2019 public election of county extension council members. Names of nominees are needed during November for review by existing county council members at the December 3rd council meeting.  This invitation is to any Cedar County resident interested in joining the council. Cedar County MU

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Hospital Auxiliary bazaar Friday

The Cedar County Memorial Hospital Auxiliary will have their Holiday Soup Bazaar and Baked Goods Sale on Friday, Nov. 16, from 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM in the El Dorado Springs Christian School Gymnasium at 1600 S Ohio. Tickets are $7 and available at the door, at the hospital gift shop 1 to 4 week

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ElDo Christmas Basket update

The deadline for submitting the completed ElDo Christmas Basket application to Family Services in Stockton or Cedar County Health Department in El Dorado Springs is by noon Monday, Nov. 19. Donations of non-perishable food and teen gifts ($10 to $20 value) may be dropped off at the ElDo Youth Center (old Liston School) from noon

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Opera House to restart music performances

The Opera House Theater is proud to present music back on stage.  Mark your calendars for  7 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 15, with a wide variety of local and area performers to hit the stage. Featured performers for the evening include:  Randy Polson, multi-talented musician and singer hailing from St Clair County doing a wide variety

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