ST CLAIR COUNTY SHERIFF’S REPORT

Feb. 14 – Jacob Rogers, 29, Humansville, was arrested on a St. Clair County warrant  for a probation violation on two class C felony counts of forgery. Bond is set at $2,500 cash or surety. The original charges stem from a Hickory County Sheriff’s Office investigation in July 2013 that revealed Rogers forged two checks

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Cyclamen: the houseplant with an amorous history

The cyclamen is Cupid’s flowering love child. For centuries, cyclamens have been associated with matters of the heart, making it a perfect Valentine’s Day choice, said University of Missouri Extension horticulturist David Trinklein. Cultivars of this flowering houseplant bear heart-shaped leaves and fragrant red, pink, white or bicolored flowers. The flower of cyclamen has petals

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Ruby Lorene Clifford

Celebration of Life services for Ruby Lorene Clifford will be held from 1-3 p.m. Saturday, March 4, at the Lions Club in El Dorado Springs.

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George W. Jennings

George W. Jennings, 88, El Dorado Springs, passed away Saturday, Feb. 25, 2016, at Community Springs Healthcare in El Dorado Springs. No service is scheduled at this time. Arrangement by Sheldon Funeral Home, El Dorado Springs.

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Nazarene Church to host revival

The El Dorado Springs Church of the Nazarene will host a revival with Reverend Leonard Miller March 5-8, 2017. Sunday services will be at 10:45 a.m. and 6 p.m. Monday through Wednesday services will be held at 7 p.m. For more information, contact the church at 417-876-4974.

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Walking the hill: Advocating for veterans’ rights and services

Eva Wallace never enlisted in the U.S. military, has never been on active duty and never endured life-altering injuries protecting American freedoms. However, as a military spouse she has found another important way to serve our country – advocating for veterans’ rights. Each February, Wallace and more than 500 other members of The American Legion

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The perfect houseplant needs the perfect location to thrive

Houseplants should be a part of every home according to Patrick Byers, a horticulture specialist with University of Missouri Extension. “Houseplants add a note of beauty, they improve the indoor environment, and they have proven emotional benefits,” said Byers. So how should you choose the proper houseplant? First, evaluate the light, temperature and humidity conditions

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Thank yous

Thank you for all the cards, prayers, letters and condolences from everyone.All heartfelt and appreciated. The family of Clara Holladay I want to thank everyone for the cards, calls, flowers and visits during the illnesses and death of my wife, Dixie. The expressions of love and concern was phenomenal and I want to thank each

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West Central Receives $500,000 Donation

Empire District-Liberty Utilities Central Donates $1.5 Million to Three Community Action Agencies. West Central Missouri Community Action Agency (West Central) was one of three recipients of a $500,000 donation from Empire District-Liberty Utilities Central on Wednesday, Feb. 15. In total, the recently merged utilities company donated $1.5 million dollars to better enable the utilization of

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US or RA

Either way, once you are in, Uncle Sam has you. We didn’t go in looking to be heros or for the benefits and, I think heros is used to easily. Six of us Viet Nam vets and Charles Foreman Korean vet were honored last Friday, as week ago at Charles and Neoma Foreman’s home by

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