CEDAR COUNTY COMMISSION

The Cedar County Commission met May 23, 2016. Present were – Marlon Collins, presiding commissioner; Don Boultinghouse, northern commissioner; John A. Fox, southern commissioner; Peggy Kenney, county clerk. Minutes from May 16, 2016, were approved. Met with Road and Bridge Department. Linda Durham reported 1450 Rd was in need of repair. Kenny Long, Sun Newspaper,

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EL DORADO SPRINGS POLICE REPORT

July 6 – Officers responded to 312 West Fields concerning a reported larceny. Investigation revealed the theft of a 40 inch and a 28 inch television. Investigation continues. Arrest: Angie R. Davis, 39, El Dorado Springs, for an active Bates County warrant charging her with five counts of passing bad checks with a $2,000 bond. 

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CEDAR COUNTY SHERIFF’S REPORT

July 4 – Noise complaint on Blake Street in Stockton Handled by deputy. Trespassing on Brown Street in Stockton. Handled by deputy. Theft in Caplinger Mills area. Report taken by deputy. Drive off from Hotspot in Stockton. Handled by deputy. Careless driver on 54 Hwy near El Dorado Springs City limits. Call transferred to El

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ST CLAIR COUNTY SHERIFF’S REPORT

June 17 – Deputy took report regarding counterfeit money. Ed and Jan Paterson reported they recently had an auction and when they received their share of the money from the auction company, two of the one-hundred dollar bills were found to be counterfeit. June 18 – Deputy took stealing complaint on T Hwy. Nathan Doll

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Lee Etta Witt

Lee Etta Marceline (Brown) Witt, 88, El Dorado Springs, died July 5, 2016. Lee Etta was born on June 4, 1928, at Pleasantview, MO. Lee Etta has served the Lord faithfully since her youth. She was a homemaker who often worked beside her husband, Lester, in construction projects. She often volunteered for church, Bible school

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Winifred Lenore (Wright) Roll

Winifred Lenore (Wright) Roll, 88, was born May 31, 1928, in Santa Fe, NM, to Carl J. and Eunice P. (Leigh) Wright. She passed away July 6, 2016, at her home. On June 27, 1964, she was united in marriage to William (Bill) J. Roll. Bill and Winifred just celebrated 52 years of marriage. Born

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James A. Davis

James A. Davis, 92, of rural El Dorado Springs, passed away at his home Saturday morning, July 9, 2016. He was born Oct. 26, 1923, in Ferris, IL, the son Fayette Henry and Corrine (Cuerdon) Davis. Jim was married to Patricia Davis and loved her deeply. He worked as a real estate appraiser. He enjoyed

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Timothy Wayne Wilson

Timothy Wayne Wilson, 50, of Alta Vista, KS, passed away unexpectedly on Monday, July 4, 2016. Tim was born May 24, 1966, to William Leroy and Anna Lou (McCullough) Wilson in Springfield. Tim was a wonderful husband, father, brother, son, grandfather and friend to many people. He was a Kansas State University graduate with a

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PAPE CHRISTIAN CHURCH VBS

Pape Christian Church hosted “Putting on the Armor of God” Vacation Bible School on Saturday, July 9th, with 18 children ranging in age from three to 18. In all, there were 40 people in attendance. A special thank you to all who worked so hard together to present this wonderful VBS. The food was abundant

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FELLOWSHIP HALL DEDICATED

Members of the First Christian Church of El Dorado Springs and other community members helped to dedicate the Fellowship Hall and Office Complex recently constructed on the church grounds. The new building replaces the old annex. The 3,600 sq. ft. facility was the result of a generous gift from the Nadine Hansen Estate. Helping with

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