Nevada Regional Tech. Center honor roll

Posted January 28, 2016 at 10:55 am

All A honor roll

Nick Imhoff – El Dorado Springs, Project Lead the Way – Engineering; Andrew Purchase – Northeast Vernon, Project Lead the Way – Engineering, Personal Finance; Calvin Tabor – Northeast Vernon, Graphic Design and Addy Williams – El Dorado Springs, Health Science.

A/B honor roll

Austin Christian – El Dorado Springs, Project Lead the Way – Engineering; Colby Dighero – Northeast Vernon, Project Lead the Way – Engineering and Ethan Haddix – Northeast Vernon, Welding, Health.

B honor roll

Aron Dawson – El Dorado Springs, Automotive Technology; Matt Thornhill – El Dorado Springs, Automotive Technology; Jacob Maxson – El Dorado Springs, Construction Technology; McKayla Baughn – Northeast Vernon, Culinary Arts; Trey Ast – Northeast Vernon, Welding Technology, Personal Finance and Ryan Rash –

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    SBU releases fall honor roll

    SBU has released the fall 2015 honor roll lists for undergraduate students. These students are:

    From El Dorado Springs – honor's list, Jamee Barnes; trustees’ list, Brooke Bland, Cameron Collins; deans’ list, Emily Jones, Katelynn Stewart; honor's list, Sophia Marsh.

    UCM announces fall Dean’s list

    The following local student has earned a spot on the University of Central Missouri Dean’s List.

    4.0 Dean’s list at UCM – Sandra L. May, El Dorado Springs.

    3.5 to 3.99 Dean’s list at UCM – Emily P Carver, El Dorado Springs.

    PSU releases fall honor rolls

    Pittsburg State University has released the honor rolls for the 2015 fall semester.

    From El Dorado Springs – Khrystin Davis, Sr., Nursing, all A scholastic honors; Dusty Hooper, Sr., Electrical Technology, Dean’s Scholastic Honors; Kyle Mccullick, Sr., Electrical Technology, Dean’s Scholastic Honors; Christopher Mott, Sr., Accounting, All A Scholastic Honors and Kelsey Pettit, Sr., Social Work, Dean’s Scholastic Honors.

    Jerico Springs – James Reynolds, Sr., Environmental And Safety Mgmt, All A Scholastic Honors.

    Schell City – Grant Davis, Sr., Environmental & Safety Mgmt, Dean’s

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    Cards of Thanks

    The Olympia Fire Dept. would like to thank all the ones who supported our chili supper and auction.

    A special thank you to all the members, people and merchants who generously donated money, items, gift certificates, pies, cakes, cookies, breads, jelly and homemade gifts and items.

    Thank you to all the workers for their hard work and time and Neil Martin, our auctioneer, for helping this year

    Thank you to everyone who attended my huge (149) retirement party and thanks to those who

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    Shopko Foundation makes donation to RII school

    Foundation to donate $344,000 to school districts across United States

    This past holiday season, Shopko Hometown collected signatures from customers as part of its Help Us Give Back initiative, a program that was run in all 219 store locations across the country. Customers could sign up between Dec. 1 and Dec. 24 and for every signature, the Shopko Foundation donated $1 (up to $2,000).

    Thanks to the community’s support, the Shopko Foundation has donated $2,000 to the El Dorado Springs R-2 School District.


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    Alliums: Onion’s pretty cousins

    While you’re familiar with onions, garlic, leeks and shallots, which are all members of the genus Allium, there’s a whole group in that genus that are known for their looks rather than their taste. They’re called ornamental onions or alliums.

    These striking members of the amaryllis family produce a long, leafless flowering stalk, or scape, topped with a ball-like bloom made up of a cluster of florets. In the garden, they appear to hover above surrounding plants.

    “This is especially true

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