The El Dorado Springs Chamber of Commerce held their monthly meeting of Aug. 8, at the El Dorado Springs High School Multi Purpose room. New teachers were gifted by area merchants. Joy Dobbs Insurance and Stephanie Quinlan bought lunch for all new teachers. Jeff Witt provided a lunch of green beans and potatoes, barbecued pulled pork, cucumber and cherry tomato salad and rolls with cookies for dessert.
(Front row, from left seated) Elementary Counselor – Andrea Whalen, Kindergarten Julie Hankinson, 2nd Grade – Tarrah Foulk, K-2 Special Ed. Kindergarten – KaLee Wisner, Title I Preschool – Erin Hillsman, Speech Implementer – Amy Carpenter; (second row) HS Math – Christina Behl, 1st Grade – Abby Rodenburg, 1st Grade – Samantha Ross, 5th Grade – Kaci Davis, 3rd Grade – Mega Koca, MS Special Ed – Katy Finegan, 7th Grade Science – Kristen Casey, HS Business – Ashley Rogers, Assistant Superintendent – Theresa Christain; (back row) MS Social Studies and JV Basketball – Ryan Toombs, 1st Grade – Lacy Waters, HS Social Studies, Assistant Varsity Football Coach and 7th grade Boys Basketball – David Carpenter, 6th Grade English – Austin Gooden, and HS Business and MS Football – David Crowell. Not pictured Harvey Welch – Athletic Director.