Winifred Lenore (Wright) Roll

Winifred Lenore (Wright) Roll, 88, was born May 31, 1928, in Santa Fe, NM, to Carl J. and Eunice P. (Leigh) Wright. She passed away July 6, 2016, at her home. On June 27, 1964, she was united in marriage to William (Bill) J. Roll. Bill and Winifred just celebrated 52 years of marriage. Born

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James A. Davis

James A. Davis, 92, of rural El Dorado Springs, passed away at his home Saturday morning, July 9, 2016. He was born Oct. 26, 1923, in Ferris, IL, the son Fayette Henry and Corrine (Cuerdon) Davis. Jim was married to Patricia Davis and loved her deeply. He worked as a real estate appraiser. He enjoyed

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Timothy Wayne Wilson

Timothy Wayne Wilson, 50, of Alta Vista, KS, passed away unexpectedly on Monday, July 4, 2016. Tim was born May 24, 1966, to William Leroy and Anna Lou (McCullough) Wilson in Springfield. Tim was a wonderful husband, father, brother, son, grandfather and friend to many people. He was a Kansas State University graduate with a

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PAPE CHRISTIAN CHURCH VBS

Pape Christian Church hosted “Putting on the Armor of God” Vacation Bible School on Saturday, July 9th, with 18 children ranging in age from three to 18. In all, there were 40 people in attendance. A special thank you to all who worked so hard together to present this wonderful VBS. The food was abundant

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FELLOWSHIP HALL DEDICATED

Members of the First Christian Church of El Dorado Springs and other community members helped to dedicate the Fellowship Hall and Office Complex recently constructed on the church grounds. The new building replaces the old annex. The 3,600 sq. ft. facility was the result of a generous gift from the Nadine Hansen Estate. Helping with

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Commencement Ceremonies Conducted at UCM

Area residents were among the more than 2,000 individuals who were eligible to participate in the University of Central Missouri’s 2016 spring commencement exercises May 13-14, 2008 in the university’s Multipurpose Building. Students who completed their degree requirements by the end of the spring 2016 semester were honored at the event. Spring graduate list Laura

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University scholastic spring honors

Pittsburg State University has released the Scholastic Honors for Spring of 2016. To qualify for Summa Cum Laude students must have between a 3.95 and a 4.0 GPA, Magna Cum Laude 3.9 to 3.9499, and Cum Laude 3.85 to 3.8999. Graduates with Departmental Academic Honors must have overall and departmental minimum grade point averages of

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Carla Griffin receives Governance Excellence Certificate

The Missouri Hospital Association has awarded a Governance Excellence certificate to Cedar County Memorial Hospital Board member, Carla Griffin, to acknowledge her completion of its new voluntary educational program for hospital board members. “Health care is a rapidly changing field, making it imperative that Board members understand the issues facing their organizations,” said Cedar County

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“The Band Plays On”

This last weekend was wonderful for Band. We had Karl L. King Night on Saturday and played many of his songs. He was a self-taught writer and musician who had so much talent. We are blessed to have many of his songs. Next weekend will be our last three programs as we prepare for the

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FOOTBALL BEGINS

This week, on Monday the Junior High players were on the practice field and the High School players were in the weight room. Here the young players got to do a fun exercise kinda like Ultimate Frisbee – catch the ball and take no more than two steps before throwing it. Tuesday’s rain chased everybody

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