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Blood Drive March 28

A blood drive is scheduled from 1:30 to 6 p.m. Thursday, March 28, in the Church of Christ, 302 East Hospital Road. Most negative blood types are in short supply. To be eligible to give blood, you must weigh at least 110 pounds, be in good health and present a valid photo ID. For more

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New deadline for absentee ballot request

March 20 is the last date for voters to request an absentee ballot be mailed for the April 2, 2019 election. In the past voters have been able to request an absentee ballot be mailed out to them up to the Wednesday prior to each election. A statute change took effect after the November 2018

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Cedar County Baptist Fifth Sunday to meet at Hopewell

Cedar County Missionary Baptist Association will hold Fifth Sunday services at Hopewell Missionary Baptist Church with the following program: Friday night 7:30 – Brother Alan Collins, devotional; Brother Brock Divine, sermon and Brother Church Brown, alternate. Saturday morning 10:30 – Brother Tim Cooper, devotional; Brother Bobby Budd, sermon and Brother Charles Boultinghouse, alternate. Lunch will

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Five Loaves to meet March 26

Dederick Christian Church’s Five Loaves will begin at 6 p.m. Tuesday,March 26.    The theme of the evening is “Recipe Challenge,” featuring recipes we have never made Please call 417/876-5730 to RSVP to help us plan for the evening. Refreshments (and demonstrated food) will be served. The Dederick Christian Church is located one block north

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Bethel Missionary Baptist to hold revival

Bethel Missionary Baptist Church will begin revival on Monday, March 25, at 7 p.m. nightly, except Sunday which will be 6:30 p.m. Brother D.J. Ford is pastor and Brother Ron Pitts in helping. Bethel is located at 21853 S. 1500 Rd. three miles south of Nevada. Everyone is welcome.

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‘Growing Edible Mushrooms’ workshop is March 30 in Alton

Learning how to grow edible mushrooms is the focus of an upcoming University of Missouri Extension hands-on workshop in Alton. The Oregon County MU Extension Council is hosting the “Growing Edible Mushrooms” workshop from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Saturday, March 30, in the Alton Elementary School Multi-purpose building in Alton. This hands-on workshop is

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Class of 69 to hold reunion

The Class of 1969 will hold a 50 year reunion on July 20. We need help in locating Murle McNeece, Lloyd Betts and Dorothy Schaffer. Call James Brackenridge at 876-2579 if you have any information or need information on the reunion.

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Meeting to explain Hospital tax levy

An informational presentation on the proposed  Cedar County Memorial Hospital Tax Levy increase, which will be on the April 2 ballot, will be held on Thursday, March 14, in the Cedar County Memorial Hospital Classroom at 5:30 p.m. We encourage the community to attend this presentation so that you may be informed of why the

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Ambulance Board to meet Monday

The Cedar County Ambulance District board is scheduled to meet at 6:30 p.m. Monday, March 18, in the Stockton Ambulance Facility. Unfinished Business: will be Computer New Business: will be Reflective markers for driveway entrance, Curbs and Bid notice to CMH.

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WIENERMOBILE

WIENERMOBILE – The Official Oscar Meyer Wienermobile will visit El Dorado Springs Woods Supermarket for a free community event. The event takes place from 2-5 p.m. March 7. The Wienermobile has made visits to communities since 1936. The vehicle stands 24 hot dogs tall and is 60 hot dogs long. Oscar Meyer Hotdoggers will hand

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