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ElDo Police combat drugs with numerous search warrants in 2015

Posted April 28, 2016 at 10:17 am

The El Dorado Springs Police Department served several search warrants in 2015. Police Chief Jarrod Schiereck waited until as many as possible of the cases had been finalized to release the information requested by the Sun on the results of some of the search warrants served at these locations concerning illegal drug activity. Several cases are waiting for a final disposition.

Jan. 14, 2015, at 112 Winner Road:

Aron Zimmer, 36, (Class C Felony Possession of a Controlled Substance and Class A Misdemeanor Stealing, Dismissed)

Christina Zimmer, 31, (Class A Misdemeanor, Unlawful Possession of Drug Paraphernalia, Dismissed)

Christopher Schwab, 23, (Class A Misdemeanor Stealing).

Jan. 14, 2015, at 319 West Joe Davis:

Gabriel Munoz, 38, (Class B Possession of a Controlled Substance

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    Playin’ in the dirt

    Posted April 28, 2016 at 10:11 am

    ON SCHEDULE– Construction continues on the Early Childhood Development Center on Park Street. This addition to the school complex should be finished by October and open for business by January 2017. The center

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    Cedar County’s Most Wanted

    Posted April 28, 2016 at 10:06 am

    The Cedar County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s assistance in locating a wanted fugitives

    On April 25th, 2016 00:45 hours, the Cedar County Sheriff Office, along with Bates County

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    CCMH Auxiliary salad luncheon April 29

    Posted April 28, 2016 at 10:03 am

    The Cedar County Memorial Hospital Auxiliary will have their 2016 Spring Salad Luncheon and Baked Goods Auction from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Friday, April 29, in the El Dorado Springs Christian School Gymnasium at 1600 S Ohio.

    Tickets are $5 and

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    Death investigation ongoing in St. Clair County

    Posted April 28, 2016 at 10:02 am

    St. Clair County Sheriff Scott Keeler said on April 21, at approximately 3:45 p.m. the St. Clair County Sheriff’s Office received a call of a possible deceased subject located inside a residence at 202 East 7th Street, Lowry City.

    St. Clair County

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    Hartzler praises inclusion of Super Hornets in 2017 Defense Authorization

    Posted April 28, 2016 at 10:02 am

    Congresswoman Vicky Hartzler (R-Mo.), member of the House Armed Services Committee and Chairwoman of the Committee’s Oversight and Investigations Subcommittee, praised the FY17 House Armed Services Committee’s preliminary authorization mark that supports the 14 Super Hornets requested by the U.S. Navy on its unfunded requirements list.

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    Gone

    Posted July 11, 2014 at 2:18 pm

    20’s ERA APARTMENTS BITE THE DUST – The South Main Apartments at 421 South Main kept their long overdue appointment with a track hoe on Tuesday, July 8. By 2

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    IRS scam alert

    Posted April 29, 2016 at 10:59 am

    by El Dorado Springs Police Chief Jarrod Schiereck

    On April 6, officers received information about a phone scam that is hitting the area. The caller will pose as an IRS agent and explains to you that you owe the IRS money for

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    7th inning stretch

    Posted April 29, 2016 at 10:59 am

    WALT ANDERSON HONORED – At his last board meeting, Walt Anderson was honored by the R-II School Board with a plaque commemorating his three years of service on the board. Board

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    ETA: Before Picnic

    Posted April 29, 2016 at 10:59 am

    SIDEWALK CONSTRUCTION BEGINS – Sod was broken Tuesday morning for the Highway 54 Sidewalk to the Future when a Westport Construction employee used a bobcat to start the project that is scheduled

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    Local entertainers sought for Picnic

    Posted April 29, 2016 at 10:59 am

    The Picnic Committee is looking for local entertainers who want to perform at the El Dorado Springs Picnic. We are looking for 30-minute acts. They will be paid $50.

    If you are interested, please contact any member of the Picnic Committee. 2016

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    Cedar County Commission to meet Tuesday

    Posted April 29, 2016 at 10:59 am

    The Cedar County Commission will meet Tuesday, April 12, because the commissioners will be out of the county on Monday at a meeting.

    Cedar County Clerk Peggy Kenney said the commission had calls the past week with complaints about chicken barns, “as

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    Long time coming

    Posted April 29, 2016 at 10:59 am

    GENE FLOYD ‘RETIRES’ – After 27 years on the El Dorado Springs City Council, Gene Floyd declined to run for reelection and was presented a framed certificate of recognition by City Manager Bruce

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    Senior Center to deliver spuds, chef salad

    Posted April 29, 2016 at 10:59 am

    Get you hot baked potato or chef salad delivered to your door at your requested time on the quarter hour from 10:45 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. on Wednesday, April 13, along with a homemade cookie, all for just $6.

    All you have

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    R-II Board awards bus bid

    Posted April 29, 2016 at 10:59 am

    At its Thursday, April 14 meeting, the El Dorado Springs R-II School Board took up consideration of an item of old business, bids to provide student transportation.

    Someone at the head table said the bids were “very, very close.”

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    Know these guys?

    Posted April 29, 2016 at 10:59 am

    HELP ID ROBBERS – St. Clair Co. Sheriff Scott Keeler is seeking the public’s assistance identifying two suspects in an early morning robbery that occurred in Appleton City on Friday, April,

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    Always a night to remember

    Posted April 29, 2016 at 10:59 am

    PROM ROYALTY – The El Dorado Springs High School held their annual Prom IN the Spring City Venue above Norval – Schwalm Appliance and Furniture downtown on Saturday night, April 16. This was a

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    Dr. Mike scores hole-in-one

    Posted April 28, 2016 at 9:24 am

    On April 15, 2016, Semi-Pro Golfer Dr. Mike Frier accomplished a feat that many golfers just dream about. Dr. Mike hit a Hole-in-One on hole #7 at the El Dorado Springs Gold Course.

    When asked about his golf shot, Dr. Mike stated

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    Bulldog Varsity beats Seneca 6-1

    Posted April 28, 2016 at 9:18 am

    Ethan Dubois went 2-2, sparking the El Dorado Springs Bulldogs Varsity to a 6-1 victory in seven innings over Seneca on Friday, April 22, at El Dorado Springs High School.

    He singled in the first and fourth innings.

    Colton Collins

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    Preliminary results

    Posted April 14, 2016 at 10:34 am

    ElDo hosts track meet


    In the El Dorado Springs track meet on Tuesday, April 12, local athletes had success.

    Lance Molz took 1st in the 100 with a time of 10.990.

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    ElDo competes at Stockton track meet

    Posted April 14, 2016 at 10:31 am

    The ElDo track team attended the Lauren Wheeler Relays at Stockton on Tuesday, April 5.

    The runners were dealing with tried legs and strong wind, but competed well and came out with some impressive performances. The Bulldogs had success in all phases

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    ECS TRACK TEAM HITS THE ROAD

    Posted April 14, 2016 at 10:24 am

    ElDo Christian JH track team and coaches Mike and Cammie Housh competed in several meets this last week. On Monday, April 4, the Jr. High Buffalos headed to Bolivar, Friday to Ash Grove and

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    ECHS Buffalos medal at Adrian track meet

    Posted April 7, 2016 at 10:47 am

    El Dorado Christian results of March 31, 2016 track meet at Adrian: Mindy Harper, 7th in hurdles; Abigail Batson, 2nd in mile, 3rd in 800m; Colten Pike, Ryan Owens, Bryce Walker and Drew Steuck, 4th in 4 x 4 relay; Drew Steuck, 2nd in mile, 4th

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    Track results from Ash Grove

    Posted April 7, 2016 at 10:43 am

    Bulldog tracksters competed in the Ash Grove meet on Friday, April 1.

    Bulldog medalists were: Lance Molz – 1st – 100, 1st -200; Tessa Durnell – 1st – 800, 2nd -1600; Tyler Goatley – 1st – 3200, 3rd – 1600; Ashley Knoll

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    TOP CHEERLEADERS HONORED

    Posted April 7, 2016 at 10:40 am

    On Thursday, March 31, the El Dorado Springs Bulldog cheerleader squad held its awards banquet in the Leeper Center. After the crowd of about 100 enjoyed a meal of BBQ pork, courtesy of Ron and Nancy Brown, the

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    Bulldogs tame Carthage Tigers

    Posted April 7, 2016 at 10:34 am

    On Thursday, March 31, the El Dorado Springs Bulldogs welcomed a very good Carthage Tiger Class 5 team to town.

    The Bulldogs struck first, but the Tigers roared back. The lead changed a couple of times until, in the bottom of the

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    Supporting High School Dual Enrollment Program

    Posted April 28, 2016 at 9:52 am

    The Senate passed a measure to make college more affordable for students in Missouri. Senate Bill 857 creates the Access Missouri Dual Enrollment Program, which allows students to receive funds during their high school career to pay for dual

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    Love note from Jeff City

    Posted April 28, 2016 at 9:50 am

    My Fellow Missourians,

    Finally the Spring showers of warm rain have arrived. I could actually sight rows of newly planted corn as I drove to the Capitol on Monday. Plus there were lots of trucks parked

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    Farming on Mars and in Missouri

    Posted April 28, 2016 at 9:35 am

    by Rebecca French Smith

    In the movie “The Martian,” actor Matt Damon’s character gets stranded on Mars and must figure out how to survive until he can be rescued. His chief issue: food. As a botanist (because NASA sends scientists to Mars),

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    Get money to help Monarch Butterflies

    Posted April 28, 2016 at 9:20 am

    The USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) is providing funds across 10 states, including Missouri, for financial and technical assistance through the Monarch Butterfly Habitat Development Project. Missouri farmers, ranchers and landowners can apply for funding for monarch habitat establishment and restoration at local NRCS offices.

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    Savvy Senior®

    Posted April 28, 2016 at 8:53 am

    Chossing an appropriate walking cane

    Dear Savvy Senior

    I have severe arthritis in my knee and could use a walking cane to help me get around. Is there anything I should know about canes before I buy

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    Risks of prolonged sitting could outweigh benefits of exercise

    Posted April 28, 2016 at 8:52 am

    Findings from a recent study in the “Annals of Internal Medicine” suggest that sitting for prolonged periods of time increases a person’s risk of several diseases and conditions according to Lindsey Stevenson, nutrition and health specialist with University of Missouri Extension.

    “This

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    Organ Donation: The Gift of Life

    Posted April 21, 2016 at 9:58 am

    Heroes

    Organ donation is one of the greatest gifts we can give others. It’s a recognition of our shared humanity, and a selfless acknowledgment that after we’re gone, we can still give

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