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Hoffman Financial Resources receives the Women’s Choice Award for Financial Advisors

Posted October 9, 2014 at 11:45 am

As the leading advocate for female consumers, WomenCertified Inc. is pleased to announce that Greg Hoffman, owner of Hoffman Financial Resources has received the Women’s Choice Award® for Financial Advisors based on rigorous research, 17 objective criteria and to augment the evaluation, a client survey to obtain feedback regarding service and practices.

The Women’s Choice Award is the only recognition program for well-qualified advisors who are committed to the women’s market and serving their female clients. Achieving this award reaffirms the commitment the Hoffman team has to extraordinary service in addressing the financial needs of women and their families.

Greg Hoffman said, “This award confirms what our female clients tell us: they are confident and comfortable with us because we focus on education and customized service. We proudly accept this honor

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    Cards of Thanks

    During this difficult time we would like to express our thanks and gratitude for support during the loss of our husband and dad.

    A special thanks to Speedwell Southern Baptist Church and Bethel Freewill Baptist Church for the delicious meal and hospitality

    Thank you to Cedar County Health Department and Heartland Hospice for the excellent care given to Ron this past month and to Jerrell Fischer for the wonderful tribute to Ron, Jill Fischer, pianist, Brian and Stacey Collins for the music.


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    Farmers Market Fall Festival

    Saturdays, Oct. 4, was the Fall Festival at the El Dorado Springs Farmers Market

    The Optimist Club provided helmets for young riders, expertly fitted by club members. The Old Tyme Music Trio played for the enjoyment of the crowd and as usual, there was plenty of crafts, food, produce and face painting

    The Farmers Market is held each Saturday in the parking lot of the Medical Mall on Hwy. 32.

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    Hoover a finalist for MSSC homecoming king

    Missouri Southern State University, Joplin, students Zachary Pettit and Sohinee (aka Rhea) Ghosh were crowned Homecoming King and Queen during the all-campus picnic on Friday, Oct. 3.

    Homecoming Royalty were recognized during halftime at the Homecoming football game Saturday, Oct. 4, at Fred G. Hughes Stadium.

    The King and Queen were selected during an election early this week at Missouri Southern. The other finalists included

    King candidates:

    Kanon Hoover, senior physical education major from El Dorado Springs and Parker Richardson,

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    TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly)

    TOPS Chapter 0319 El Dorado Springs met in the Church of Christ Meeting Room on Thursday, Oct. 2.

    Prior to calling the meeting to order Marilyn presented Irene with her 1 Year KOPS certificate and charm and her KOPS in black certificate and charm. Congratulations Irene.

    Dorothy called the meeting to order and Kay led us in singing “When You’re Smiling”. We had our exercise session led by Marilyn, then roll call. 17 members weighed in today.

    Marilyn presented awards. She had some good

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    Oct. 5 was a beautiful fall day. We had a great Riverview community reunion, not too hot and not too cold. Our attendance was down this year because of the flu going around. We were blessed with some that had never been here before. We had a lot of good food and entertainment. If you were not able to attend you missed a lot of fun, fellowship and picture taking.

    The Mistress of Ceremonies, Doris Norval, called the meeting to order

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    Miller/Boultinghouse reunion held

    The descendants of Erma Esta Davis Miller Boultinghouse met Sunday, Sept 25, in the El Dorado Springs Civic Center for their annual reunion.

    After and during a carry-in dinner, the cousins and siblings chewed the fat.

    The Kansas City cousins were absent because their mother, Verla Mae Boultinghouse Hydeman, fell and broke her wrist recently. At 86, she is the only surviving member of the original four siblings.

    Those who signed the register were: Don and Karen Boultinghouse, El Dorado Springs; Steve and Arraya

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    Cedar County Historical Society news

    President Judy Nichols called the monthly meeting of the Cedar County Historical Society to order at 10 a.m. on Saturday, Sept. 20. Members present were Nichols, vice president Judi Cain, Luella Phipps, Dale Goodman, Barbara Goodman, Chris Barber, Bob Phillips, Marci Haralson and Secretary Nancy Smith.

    NOTE: Dues are now payable for the 2014-2015 membership year. If they are not paid before the October meeting, you will not receive the October newsletter. New members are always welcome.

    The minutes were approved as read. With the absence of the

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    Unbuckled passenger ejected, killed

    Whitney York, 26, Nevada, was pronounced dead at the scene of a one vehicle crash five miles east of Milo on Hwy. E at 5:30 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 27.

    The report by Sgt. Martin T. Polodna assisted by four other troopers, the Vernon County Sheriff’s Department, the Nevada Fire Department and the Milo Fire Department, said that an eastbound 1997 Pontiac Bonneville driven by Gary W. Black, 33, Nevada, ran off the left side of the roadway, struck a driveweay, became airborne, struck a utility pole and then overturned, ejecting the passenger

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    Cedar Co. Farm Bureau holds annual meeting

    Cedar County Farm Bureau held its 2014 Annual Meeting on Thursday, Sept. 18, in the Stockton Christian Church. We celebrated the 100th anniversary of Farm Bureau and recognized the recent accomplishments of our local, state and national organizations. With 132 Farm Bureau members and friends in attendance – we enjoyed a pulled pork and chicken dinner, complete with a wide variety of side dishes and homemade desserts, held a pie auction, gave away several door prizes donated by many of our local businesses and recognized a few of our members for their continued support of our

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