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School Board to meet Thursday

The El Dorado Springs R-2 School Board of Education is scheduled to meet in open session at 7 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 11, in the HS Library. Under old business the board will hear a construction report and get a status report on the School Resource Officer. In new business, Supt. Mark Koca will give the

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Trick-or-treat at Community Springs Healthcare Facility

Trick-or-treaters age 12 and under are invited to visit Community Springs Healthcare Facility (CSHCF), a Citizens Memorial Health Care Foundation (CMH) long-term care facility, on Wednesday, Oct. 31 at 5 p.m. Residents will be handing out candy as a safer alternative to door-to-door trick-or-treating. “We are in need of donations of unopened, individually wrapped candy,”

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Senior Center Cinnamon Roll fundraiser

The El Dorado Springs Senior Center, located at 604 S. Forest, will hold its cinnamon roll fundraiser the second Friday of the month form 7-10 a.m., or until they run out. Cost is $1.50 each or $18 per dozen. Phone in your order for a dozen or more and receive free delivery. All proceeds benefit

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Square dance halfway Friday

On Friday, Oct. 5, the Mo-Kan Square Dancers will have a square dance with Jay Wright calling. This is our halfway dance for our dance students. The dance will be held from 7:30 to 10 p.m. in the Home Ec Building at the Vernon County Fairgrounds. Admission is $5 for adult dancers and $3 for

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Now Hear This!

October is National Protect Your Hearing Month Experience Hearing Center, LLC invites you to coffee and doughnuts while Nationally Board Certified Hearing Instrument Specialist, Richard Leroux (la-roo) explains the causes of hearing loss and how to prevent it, Friday October 19 at 8:30 a.m. at the El Dorado Springs Chamber of Commerce, 1303 S. Missouri

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ElDo FFA to host Homecoming Meal

The ElDo FFA Alumni will host their annual Homecoming Meal on Oct. 12. We will serve Taco Salad and Dessert beginning at 4 p.m. and continuing until 7 p.m. All you can EAT. Tickets are $7 and can be purchased from any FFA member or at the door. We appreciate your support and sharing this

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Beef cattle producers meeting Oct. 9

University of Missouri Extension will be having a beef cattle producers meeting to discuss strategies of economics and feeding cattle through the winter on October 9th at the Vernon County Fairgrounds Diner at 1488 East Ashland Street, Nevada, Mo. 64772 at 6:00 p. m.  Speakers and topics include: • Patrick Davis – MU Extension Livestock

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Burbeck, Younger, Gilpin reunion

The Burbeck, Younger, Gilpin reunion will be Oct. 7, at Penny and Bruce’s garage on the corner of Ohio and Thompson St. We will eat around noon. Meat will be provided as well as water. Bring a covered dish. If you want pop to drink, bring your own. We will take donations for the reunion

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Legion to change Bingo date

American Legion Bingo will change to Sunday on Oct. 7. Bingo paper sales begin at 1 p.m. and play starts at 3. Doors will open at noon. The American Legion is located at 203 N. Kirkpatrick. (corner of Broadway and Kirkpatrick.

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CMH to offer free parenting class

Citizens Memorial Hospital and CMH Behavioral Health will host a free parenting class on Oct. 18 from 5:30 – 8:30 p.m. in CMH Community Room 3, 1500 N. Oakland, Bolivar. Information will be presented by Stephen Finzo, Psy.D., a licensed psychologist in practice at Butterfield Park Medical Center in Bolivar. The three hour “1-2-3 Magic”

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