Community

31st annual Dederick reunion

The 31st Dederick reunion was held July 24, 2016, in the Dederick Christian Church. Forty-one persons saluted the flag, followed by Ben Vickers singing. Richard Watkins asked the blessing on the food. After the bountiful lunch, door prizes were drawn and the winners read their fortune on the purchased gifts. Those attending were: Larua Eslinger

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Good deed

GIRL SCOUTS PICK UP PICNIC TRASH – Members of Girl Scout Service Unit 712 and their families have performed a quiet service for their community for the past four years while earning some funds for their troops. This year the City paid them $500 for picking up trash on Friday, Saturday and Sunday in the

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54 Cruisers award scholarships

The 54 Cruisers Car Club of El Dorado Springs have awarded three $1,000 scholarships to area high school seniors Mitchell Lamb, son of Doug and Dana Lamb, Nevada – Ozark Technical Community College, Diesel Technology. Zachary Shotts, son of Roy Shotts, Nevada – Fort Schott Community College, Automotive Technology. Cole Watson, son of Shannon Watson,

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Duke Mason to perform for scholarship program

The Opera House Arts Council proudly presents The Duke Mason Band, at 7 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 4, at the Opera House Theatre in downtown El Dorado Springs.. Duke Mason is a special performer because of his unique height of only 46 inches. However, his talent and charismatic personality bring a respect and dignity to his

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“The Band Plays On”

Santa is Coming!!! – Christmas In July!!! Wow! What a week! Did everyone get warm enough at the Picnic? I know everyone in the Band was sure hot, but we had a great time playing for the crowd! You do not want to miss this coming Saturday night! We heard a rumor that Santa will

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New Chiropractor Angie Segovia

Angie Jeffries Segovia, a 1991 graduate of Osceola High School, graduated with honors from Cleveland Chiropractic College in April earning the degree of Doctor of Chiropractic. She is currently completing her internship and will begin practicing in September at Advanced Sports and Family Chiropractic and Acupuncture in Lee’s Summit. In addition to Chiropractic, Angie is

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Lottery winners

June $1,000 Missouri Lottery Scratchers winners were Kim Palmer and  William Reeder, both from El Dorado Springs.

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Hot tips for keeping cool

It’s not cool to be hot, says University of Missouri Extension health and safety specialist Karen Funkenbusch. Water, rest and shade help workers beat the heat. During heat waves, farmers and ranchers face increased risk of heat-related illness, which in severe cases can be fatal if untreated. It takes new workers time to adjust to

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Fulfilling the Vision

Herriman Chapel 15th annual camp meeting, Holiness Church Aug.19, 1942 Gary Murrell, pastor of Herrriman Chapel and a member of the Herriman Chapel Camp Meeting Board, announces the upcoming 2016 Herriman Chapel Camp Meeting. This year’s camp is scheduled for Sunday, July 31 through Sunday, Aug. 7. Eighty-nine years ago, in the spring of 1927,

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Candidate responses

1. Who are you? My name is Dean “Leon” Dwerlkotte.  I am your current Cedar County Sheriff. I am a 1972 Stockton graduate.  I served 8 1⁄2 years in the US Army, and am a Vietnam Era Veteran.  I have been married to my wife, Jan (Cargill) for 33 years, and we have a son,

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