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2015 Mound Cemetery report

Jan. 15, 2015, Checking account balance $6,514.50 Violet Adamson (donation) $60 Ed Morlan (donation) $50 Interest from CDs $246.11 Interest from now account $7.30 Dustin Eason – mowing -$2,500 Jan. 8 2016, End balance $1,548.95 Donald and Roberta Oder (donation) $500 Memory of Addie Brown (donation) $50 By C. Joe Bush, Rebecca Cooper, Thomas Delancey

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Union Point Cemetery news

On Saturday, May 28,2016, the Union Point Cemetery yearly meeting was held. The meeting was called to order with 11 present. Among those present were: J.C. Marshall, president, Kristi Toliver treasurer, Nora Chaney, board member and Buell Cochran board member. It was agreed Buell Cochran would continue to mow the cemetery. Nora Chancy resigned as

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Cards of Thanks

Thank you to everybody during our time of  loss of our mother and grandmother, Anna Parrish. A special thanks to the Cedar County Memorial Hospital staff. Jeff and Cameron Parrish Thank you to everyone who helped in any way to make our 60th anniversary special. We are so blessed to have each other and you

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KAMBER CAIN NAMED INDIE COUNTRY ARTIST OF YEAR

El Dorado Springs native, Kamber Cain, recently took top honors of receiving the Independent Artist award for Country Artist Of The Year at the Indie Ville TV awards held on May 6 at Rocketown in Nashville, TN. Indie Rock, Country, Reggae, R&B, Alternative bands, Models, Films, Directors, etc… are nominated by the community and awarded

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Cedar County Soil and Water holds annual meeting

A large crowd of 130 attended the Cedar SWCD Annual Dinner Meeting April 28, 2016, at the Stockton United Methodist Church.  An outstanding meal, catered by Jackson and Kim Jones, was enjoyed by all. Conservation highlights was given by Drexel Atkisson, NRCS District Conservationist, and Jackson Jones, Farm Service Agency CED. It was a great

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EVANS INTERNS

Holly Brandt (left) and Savanna Anschutz are first year students at the University of Kansas School of Pharmacy. They have joined the Evans team for their first rotation this month.  Holly is from St. Louis and Savanna is from Rose Hill, KS. Savanna is interested in working in an independent pharmacy after graduation and hopes

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“The Band Plays On”

This Friday evening will begin the 131st season for the El Dorado Springs Municipal Band. Concerts will be held every Friday and Saturday night from 8-9 p.m. and Sunday afternoons from 2-3 p.m. All concerts are free to the public and Municipal Band members would like to invite everyone to come listen to three great

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AMERICAN IRON CAR CLUB FLIES TO WHITEMAN (sort of)

On Friday, May 13, several members of the American Iron Car Club cruised to Whiteman Air Force Base, where they were greeted by members of the 509th Bomb Wing. After being checked out by the dog handlers and flight line security, they were allowed onto the base. At the visitors’ center they were greeted by

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Watch for red fox kits

Discover nature this week and be on the look-out for a glimpse of red fox kits hunting with their parents. There are two species of foxes in Missouri – the red and the gray fox. Red foxes prefer the borders of forested areas and adjacent open lands while gray foxes live in wooded areas and

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Gardening to distraction

Crawl Space Bees Of all of the calls for help with bees this spring, this one stands out because of where the bees ended up, in a house crawl space. My beekeeping friend, David Draker, and I tend to answer calls together and this one initially seemed typical. The caller had spotted bees going into

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