Community

OATS TRANSIT RECEIVES GRANT FROM MFA OIL FOUNDATION

OATS Transit, a Missouri based not-for-profit transportation provider, announced that it has received a grant from MFA Oil Foundation totaling $2,000. These funds will be used toward the local match for a new vehicle coming this Spring. Since 1971, OATS Transit has provided transportation for work, medical appointments, essential shopping, and other community resources to

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Cedar County Historical Society trying to save the Caplinger Bridge

by Connie Maupin The first meeting of the new year, was held on, January 29, 2024, at the Cedar County Museum in Stockton. The meeting was called to order and members recited the Pledge of Allegiance. Those present were: President Judy Nichols, Vice President Chris Barber, Secretary Connie Maupin, Treasurer Anna Hopkins, Judi Cain, Ellis

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TOPS presents KOPS and TOPS awards

TOPS Chapter 9319 El Dorado Springs met in The Preferred Family Healthcare building, 700 E. Hospital Rd, El Dorado Springs on Thursday, Feb. 1, for their regular weigh-in and meeting. Warren, our leader, called the meeting to order. Carol led us in singing “TOPS Helping Hand” We said our TOPS & KOPS Pledges Warren led

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ElDo Community Foundation 2023 grant recipients announced

El Dorado Springs Community Foundation awards $13,500 to local groups to support the El Dorado Springs community.  There were 18 grant applications totaling almost $60,000 received for the 2023 Annual El Dorado Springs Community Foundation Grant Round.  Applications were reviewed considering their impact on the El Dorado Springs community and its citizens.  In an effort

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Fire report for week of Jan. 21

On Monday, Jan. 22, at 7:54 a.m. the fire department was dispatched to a vehicle fire on Lake Hill Rd. and S. 501 Rd. Three trucks and 10 firefighters responded. On Thursday, Jan.25, at 8:07 p.m. the FD was dispatched to a structure fire at an apartment on S. Park St. Four trucks and 18

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Love Cemetery report 2023

Donations – $2,495; Plots purchased – $700; interest – $152.29; Balance Dec. 31, 2023 – $3,479.58. CDs – $23,400. Debits: Chemicals, grave flags – $168.90; stamps – $13.20; Bank box – $10; Taxes Kearny CO KS – $29.29; Mowing – $2,800. Donations received for :Dianna Lutes, Shannon Gray Thaver, Kent and Doris Fortney, Janice Fortney,

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