Community meal at First Baptist Church

For the month of June only we will host our community meal Sunday, June 26 at the El Dorado Springs RII Elementary Cafeteria. The meal will start at 6 p.m., and everyone in the community is invited. We will have our regular transportation available as well. For Transportation you may call the church at 876-3543.

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Cards of Thanks

Dixie and I want to thank the Iris Bells Garden Club for awarding us the Yard of the Month for June. It is a great  honor and we greatly appreciate it and want to thank everyone who had a hand in it. We want to thank Kenny for the nice write-up he had with the

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KARL ALLISON HONORED

Karl Allison and his son, Davin, attended the Champion brands 60th anniversary celebration in Clinton on Tuesday, June 21, 2016, where he received recognition for being their longest running customer. Davin said, “My dad opened his business in 1957. If you have any room in the paper I thought it might be a nice piece.”

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Law to increase access to opioid overdose antidote

Gov. Jay Nixon signed House Bill 1568 on June 21 to expand access to naloxone hydrochloride, a non-addictive opioid antagonist that blocks the effects of an opioid overdose. Naloxone has been approved by the FDA and can be administered by injection or via nasal spray. When administered in time, a dose of naloxone can reverse

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“The Band Plays On”

This was a busy weekend. Saturday night we took Band pictures just before playing our concert honoring Miss Lillian with some of her favorite songs. We shared some interesting facts about her life and her history with the Band. Sunday our concert was centered around Father’s Day and the gentlemen in the crowd and in

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Farm Service Agency County committee nomination period began June 15

The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) announced that the nomination period for farmers and ranchers to serve on local Farm Service Agency (FSA) county committees began Wednesday, June 15. To be eligible to serve on a FSA county committee, a person must participate or cooperate in an FSA administered program, be eligible to vote in

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No Ozark Shorts this summer

Cedar County Librarian Glenda Pate has just received word that the person who was scheduled to show Ozarks Shorts this summer has another commitment and will not be available to do that.

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Booth space applications

Booth space is still available for the 135th El Dorado Springs Picnic. Please contact Judi, 417-876-2691 or city hall, 417-876-2521. Also applications can be found on the city website. It is cityofeldoradospringsmo.com under city news & events the 4th heading says 2016 Picnic applications. Click for application. If you have any questions fell free to

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IN THE GOOD OLE SUMMER TIME

Area kids, and some adults, have spent their summer afternoons at the Virginian Ryan Strain Municipal Pool. During the recent extremely hot weather, the water is a cool and inviting refuge.

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Fishing report

All stations had little to nothing to report. Caplinger Mills Report by Harold Harrelson Caplinger Woods Campground and Riverside Bait and Canoe They are not running enough water to bring up bigger fish. Small channels and mixed crappie are biting. – some keeper size, some smaller.

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