GOVERNOR APPOINTS STATE C00

GOVERNOR APPOINTS STATE C00 – Governor Eric Greitens announced that Drew Erdmann, a partner at McKinsey and Company and one of the world’s leaders on government transformation, will become the state’s Chief Operating officer, a new position designed to make government work better for the citizens of Missouri. Governor Greitens emphasized the need for a

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Argentinean Agtech company expands in Missouri

AgIdea, a contract research and development (R&D) company based in Pergamino, Argentina, is expanding in Missouri after selecting the state as the home of its North American headquarters. “Missouri is a global leader in agtech, and AgIdea has recognized this by choosing Missouri as their North American headquarters,” Gov. Eric Greitens said. “AgIdea’s decision to

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Young farmers and the future

By Rebecca French Smith Missouri Farm Bureau (MFB) members have a long history of being involved. It’s at the very core of why this organization began, but that involvement is only as good as the next generation. By those measures, MFB is on solid ground. In Missouri, MFB members from every county belong to the

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Online resources for winter weather

University of Missouri Extension has compiled a list of websites, extension publications, news releases and other online resources for coping before, during and after winter storms. MU Extension news releases • Ice dams on the roof can damage your home: extension.missouri.edu/n/637 • Winter power outages can lead to generator concerns: extension.missouri.edu/n/1033 • MU expert recommends

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CEDAR COUNTY COURT

The following felonies have been disposed in Cedar County: Shawn A McCullick, El Dorado Springs, non-support  9/1/15 , five years supervision  1/9 Christy J Hedberg Stiles, DWI-alcohol-chronic offender, DWR/S  1/11/1 5, five years incarceration DOC The following misdemeanors have been disposed in Cedar County: Michael Maness, Olathe, KS, possession of up to 35  grams marijuana,

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EL DORADO SPRINGS POLICE REPORT

In the case of all arrests, it must be remembered that the charge is merely an accusation and all defendants are presumed innocent until and unless proven guilty.    NOTE: Anyone having information concerning any alleged crimes are encouraged to contact the police department at 876-TIPS (8477) Jan 9 – Arrests: Michael E Maness, 53, 

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ST CLAIR COUNTY SHERIFF’S REPORT

Jan 4 – Christopher Linder, 39, Kansas City, arrested on St. Clair County warrant charging him with failing to appear in court on class D felony charge of possession of burglary tools. Original charge stems from incident in the early morning hours Sept. 19, 2016, when deputy was investigating burglary on SW 1371 Rd. During

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Cedar County 5th Sunday program

The Jerico Springs Missionary Baptist Church will host Fifth Sunday services beginning at 7 p.m. Friday, Jan. 27. Friday, Jan. 27 – Devotion, Brother Mike Owen; Message, Brother Jason Cornell and Alternate, Brother Tim Cooper. Saturday, Jan. 28, beginning at 10:30 a.m. – Devotion, Brother Everett Smith; Message, Brother Ralph Benham and Alternate, Brother Alan

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Waukita C. Eshleman

Waukita (Steffens) Eshleman, 90, El Dorado Springs, passed away Monday morning, Jan. 16, 2017. Waukita was born May 27, 1926, in Raymondville the daughter of Clyde and Hattie Steffens. Waukita attended Rosedale High School in Kansas City, KS. Waukita married Edwin Eshleman on July 3, 1947. They were married 27 years before Ed’s passing in

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Russell Glenn McGraw

Russell Glenn McGraw, 55, El Dorado Springs, passed away on Jan. 9, 2017, at his home. He was born on Oct. 15, 1961, to Loyd L. McGraw and Lois M. (Toepher) McGraw. Russell was a graduate of Walker High School. After high school he went on to trade school to be a mechanic and a

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