Christmas is for giving

TIS THE SEASON  – Kent Fortney, representative of the Rt 54 Cruisers Car Club presents a $600 check to Steve Wiseman, treasurer of the El Dorado Springs Christmas Baskets. El Dorado Spring’s Christmas Basket Project is successful each year because of the generous donation of money, gifts, and time by members of our community. Cash/check

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MDC reports 197,724 deer harvested during November portion of firearms deer season

Top harvest counties were Franklin, Texas, and Callaway. Preliminary data from the Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) shows that deer hunters in Missouri harvested 197,724 deer during the November portion of firearms deer season, Nov. 12-22. Of the 197,724 deer harvested, 102,633 were antlered bucks, 16,929 were button bucks, and 78,162 were does. Top harvest

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Language of the season

NEW CCMH HOLIDAY BILLBOARD ON HWY 32 – Cedar County Memorial Hospital recently installed a new holiday billboard on Hwy 32 in El Dorado Springs near the CCMH Medical Mall Clinic location. Hope everyone has a chance to enjoy it for the next few weeks.

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Progress Club to hold annual Christmas sale

The Progress Club will hold its Annual Christmas Sale on Friday, Dec 2, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Saturday, Dec 3, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., Friday, Dec. 9 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Saturday, Dec. 10 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. For sale will be arrangements for cemetery and

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Victim identified

On November 27, 2022, at approximately 14:10 hours, officers of the El Dorado Springs Police Department responded to the 100 block of North Jackson Street, concerning a deceased person in the nearby creek bed. The Cedar County Coroner’s Office is assisting in the investigation. There is no apparent evidence of foul play.  The victim was

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Fire report for week of Nov. 20

On Monday, Nov. 21, at 11 a.m. the fire department was dispatched to a structure fire in Filley on Hwy. 32. Four trucks and 12 firefighters responded. As that incident was wrapping up, the department was dispatched on a mutual aid with Olympia Fire Department but was cancelled enroute. On Tuesday, Nov. 22, at 1:03

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The Rock Wall

We almost lost a good friend, a good man, Jerry Chambers, to a bad heart attack last week. Thanks to the Good Lord and good doctors, he went home after the surgery. The scary part is that I’ve never heard that Jerry has been saved. I’ve never spoken to him about it because I’ve never

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BBB tips to consider when buying from a rent-to-own business

Consumers struggling with inflation and ongoing supply chain issues may be considering renting, rather than purchasing, furniture and appliances. While the monthly charges may be enticing, consumers often wind up paying well over what the item is worth because of interest that is added to the purchase price. Those looking to purchase items through a

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DANI OGLE ACCEPTS BUSINESS OFFICE POSITION AT CCMH

Cedar County Memorial Hospital is happy to welcome Dani Ogle to the Business Office family filling the position of OP/ER Clerk. She is a Cedar County girl through and through and describes her childhood as “spending a lot of time in the home of her grandparents and playing sports.” She graduated from EHS last year

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