Reception and Show Featuring Mizzou Visual Arts Students

“Art on the Move” Featuring Digital Storytelling Coming to Springfield Botanical Center Feb 7 Mizzou alumni, art lovers, communication professionals, and interested members of the public are invited to attend the first “Art on the Move” reception from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m., Friday, Feb. 7 at the Springfield Botanical Center, 2400 S. Scenic Ave.,

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2019/2020 Cedar County deer harvest summary

TORNADO – The El Dorado Springs Volunteer Fire Department, as part of their duties, watches for approaching storms. On Friday, Jan. 10, they spotted this small tornado which they think is the one that hit Montevallo and a barn near Virgil City. STORM DAMAGE – The small tornado on Friday, Jan. 10, damage a barn

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MDC invites duck hunters to meetings in Joplin, Springfield

Zone workshops Feb. 4 in Joplin and Feb. 5 in Springfield will give hunters chances to offer input. The Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) invites area waterfowl hunters to two upcoming waterfowl zone workshops in southwest Missouri where MDC staff will gather hunter input about duck season dates and zone boundary locations for the 2021-2025

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Boys basketball report

by Joel Braden Head basketball coach The El Dorado Springs boys basketball team spent the week in Skyline at the Skyline tournament. Game one saw El Dorado facing the seventh-ranked team in Class 1 Leeton Bulldogs. The game was close throughout with the El Dorado Bulldogs taking a six point lead into halftime. The game

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NRCS Farm Bill Workshop Feb. 6 in Springfield

Registration is underway for the Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) Farm Bill workshop from noon to 3 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 6,  at the Springfield Botanical Center, 2400 S.  Scenic Avenue, Springfield. Attendees will learn about the various NRCS programs related to water and energy efficiency. Part of the education will cover steps to participating

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Director of Agriculture announces funding for local 4-H, FFA youth service projects

On Friday,  Director of Agriculture Chris Chinn announced that 21 youth organizations from across Missouri werawarded grants from the Missouri Department of Agriculture’s 2020 Building Our American Communities grant program. In total, 10 Missouri FFA chapters and 11 Missouri 4-H clubs statewide were awarded funds for their community service projects this year. “Missouri FFA and

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Nice new diggs, if you’re a dog

by Marge Zink and Julia Snethen Morning message at Rockville United Methodist Church by Pastor Larry Sorrells titled “Come and See” from John 1:29-42. You are always welcome to join us each Sunday at 9 a.m. for worship. Mt. Zion Bible study was held in the Tom and Beverly home Tuesday at 7 p.m. We

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News from Harwood and Schell City

By Helen Ellerman Madalyn’s Kitchen, south of Schell City, says that as far as she knows, she will be open every day in January, except for Wednesday when she is closed anyway, unless the weather is bad. Madalyn will have her Valentine’s Day dinner from 5-8 p.m. Friday, Feb. 14. Jewell and Helen Ellerman and

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TOPS of El Dorado Springs morning meeting held

Tops Chapter 9319 El Dorado Springs (Take Off Pounds Sensibly) met in the United Methodist Church, 201 E Broadway on Thursday, Jan. 16, for their weekly weigh-in and meeting. We welcomed back our leader, Susan. Also, glad to see Melissa back. Susan led us in the TOPS and KOPS pledges and Carol led us in

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