Kenneth James Taylor

Kenneth James Taylor, 74, son of James Goldman and Gladys Delsie Taylor, was born April 22, 1942, in Clinton. He passed away at his home in Appleton City Aug. 20, 2016. He graduated from Appleton City High School in 1962. Kenny spent all of his life in the Taberville and Appleton City area. Kenny and

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Harold D. Hughes

Harold Duaine Hughes, 82, El Dorado Springs, passed away Wednesday, Aug. 24, 2016. He was born Sept. 2, 1933, in Norton, KS, the son of Francis Hughes and Gertrude (Pittaway) Hughes. Harold married Wanda Stroup on Nov. 26, 1961. They were married 41 years until Wanda’s passing in 2003. Four sons were born to their

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Larry L. Lewellin III

Larry Lester Lewellin III, 30, El Dorado Springs,  passed away Aug. 13, 2016.  He was born Aug. 6, 1986, in Walnut Creek, CA, to Larry Lewellin Sr. and Kim (Crase) Lewellin. Larry was a loving son, brother and uncle. Survivors include his father, Larry Lewellin Sr.; mother, Kim Marie Lewellin and Paul Smith; grandparents, Calvin

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Donna Jane (Remer) Stewart

Donna Jane (Remer) Stewart, 83, passed away peacefully in the morning of Aug. 16, 2016. She was born May 7, 1933, in Sharp, KS, daughter of Donald and Millie (Mattox) Remer. She grew up in El Dorado Springs and attended El Dorado Springs High School. She was preceded in death by her parents; one brother,

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Donald Lee Bybee

Donald Lee Bybee, 88, was born on March 26, 1928, in El Dorado Springs to William Arthur and Neoma (Combs) Bybee. Don passed away on Aug. 22, 2016, at his home. He grew up in the El Dorado Springs area. He served three years in the Army during the Korean Conflict as a First Sergeant

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Keith Dexter

Keith Leonard Dexter, 92, passed away on May 28, 2016, in Sioux Falls, SD. He was born in Charles City, IA, on June 11, 1923, the son of Leonard Dexter and Winifred Dugan. He married Eleonore “Hope” Dexter in 1946. Keith served in the United States Navy as Petty Officer Second during WW II and

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GRANDPA’S NEIGHBORS

GRANDPA’S NEIGHBORS – Sunday was a special day. We began services by singing our opening chorus, We Worship and Adore You. Then Carl give us a test from the Book of Matthew on the genealogy of Christ, before going to our classes. After Sunday School we sang, Happy Birthday, to both Shawn Bray whose birthday

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Schell City Fall Festival

SCHELL CITY GO TO GANG – These are the officers in charge of the 2016 Schell City Fall Festival celebrating the 145th anniversary of the town: from left – President – Jeanne Hoagland, Vice President – Jim Goodman, Secretary – Vivian Bachand and Treasurer – Sharon Goodman.   ‘Fun Fashion Show’ When: Saturday, Sept. 10

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MDC is searching for large Christmas tree for governor’s mansion. Have one?

Landowners, homeowners, businesses, and communities with candidate trees asked to contact the Department. The Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) is conducting its annual search for a large Christmas tree for use on the governor’s mansion lawn in Jefferson City. MDC is asking landowners, homeowners, businesses, and communities that may have possible candidate trees to contact

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Learn history of Bates Co. Drainage Ditch

Plan to attend Papinville Picnic The Papinville Historical and Cemetery Association has their plans set for their 25th Annual Picnic. Now what everyone needs to do is plan to attend on Saturday, Sept. 24. Activities will begin at 1 p.m. To get to Papinville, go to Hwy. B about half way between Rockville and Rich

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