Community

TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly)

TOPS Chapter 319 El Dorado Springs met in the Church Of Christ Meeting room on Thursday, Jan.12. Robbie led us in roll call. We welcomed a new member, Kathy, Marie’s daughter. We also welcomed a guest, Elsie. Twenty-seven weighed in today. Best loser for the week was Chris with a loss of 4.0 lbs. Way

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Gardening Charlotte

Bring It, Winter I may be one of the few people you know who wants it to be cold again. It’s not for me, it’s for my honeybees. Bees don’t hibernate. They cluster in a ball inside the hive, shivering to keep warm. That’s why they store honey, to give them carbohydrates over winter to

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When power has been off, what about food?

When freezers or refrigerators are off for several hours – no matter the reason – the food safety rules about what to keep or toss are the same according to Dr. Pam  Duitsman, nutrition specialist with University of Missouri Extension. “The bottom line is that if power has been off for several days, all of

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Providing information

ADHD Q: Why are there so many kids in my son’s class being treated for being hyperactive? A: It does seem like we have our share. Children with ADHD (Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder) often have problems paying attention and focusing on tasks. They sometimes act without thinking. Some children also fidget, cannot sit still, and

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Lottery winners

Scratchers winners for December 2016: Brandy Matter, El Dorado Springs – $5,000. Stacy Newsome, El Dorado Springs – $1,000.

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Crowder College fall 2016 Dean’s List

Crowder College announced its fall 2016 Dean’s list. Six hundred seventy-three students achieved Dean’s list honors by completing 12 or more credit hours and earning a 3.5 grade point average or higher during the fall 2016 semester. From El Dorado Springs – Jennifer Floyd, Nicholas Imhoff, Shelby Loane, Morgan Sumner, Riley Taylor, Morgan Toliver, Olivia

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Vehicle wrecks on snow

David M. Redburn, 40, El Dorado Springs, was taken by ambulance to Cedar County Memoriral Hospital with injuries reported as minor after he lost control of his eastbound 1999 Chevrolet Astro on snow covered Hwy. 54 10 miles west of town, slid off the roadway, struck a ditch and overturned. According to the report by

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ElDo woman hurt in wreck

Linda G. Maberry, 69, El Dorado Springs, suffered injuries reported at moderate when her westbound 2002 Toyota Camry made a left turn in front of a northbound 2013 GMC Acadia at 2:39 p.m. Christmas day on Rt. B at I-44 four miles north of Republic. The report by Trooper A. J. Kahler said Ms. Maberry,

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Injuries serious in two car wreck

Patricia A. Pennell, 75, El Dorado Springs, suffered injuries reported as serious and was taken to Citizens Memorial Hospital, Bolivar, when her northbound 2005 Dodge Neon pulled into the path of an eastbound 2012 Hyyndai Tuscon driven by Delbert L. Phillips, 67, Waverly, at 10:40 a.m. Wednesday, Dec. 28, on Hwy. 82, six miles north

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Tri-County Quilt Club News

Tri-County Quilt Club met Monday, Jan. 2, at the Rockville United Methodist Church Fellowship Hall for their regular meeting with 18 ladies present. President Madeline Woolfin called the meeting to order at 7 p.m. Show and tell was by Mary, Debbie, Anna Marie, Donna and Evonne. Evonne Andersen gave an interesting program from cabin fever

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