Community

Fire report for week of Aug. 30

On Sept. 4, at 10:43 p.m., the Fire Deparrment was dispatched to a mutual aid call for Tabervill VFD for a call in Tiffin for a reported dozer fire. Truck 2, tankers 1 and 2 and eight firefighters responded. Later that night at 3:36 a.m., the Fire Department was sent to a vehicle fire at

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Note from Sheriff

On Aug. 29, Shrriff McCrary wrote: Day 4 of quarantine with Covid 19: Thanks everyone for the well wishes, calls and texts. Past 3 days was kinda rough. Better today. I’ve actually had colds that were worse than this. Worse part about it for me is not being able to be around my family and

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MASONS HONOR GALEN GAZAWAY

Community Springs would like to congratulate Galen Gazaway on his completion of a milestone in his Masonic journey. He was awarded his 50-year lapel pin and certificate by a few of his fraternity brothers. As a special honor, his wife, Becky, who works in Nutritional Services at Community Springs was able present him his pin

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Stork Report

Morgan and Trey Hackleman, El Dorado Springs, are proud to announce the birth of a daughter, Emma Jane Hackleman. She weighed 8 lbs. 6 oz. and was 22 inches long.

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MEET CEDAR COUNTY MEMORIAL HOSPITAL BOARD OF TRUSTEES MEMBER

Brent Bland is well known in the communities of El Dorado Springs and Stockton – having lived in Cedar county all his life. He entered the family business of selling cars right out of high school and retired from that business venture in 2014. His educational background is in Ministerial Studies – and as most

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BOOT BLOCK

Saturday and Monday, the El Dorado Springs Volunteer Fire Department conducted their annual Book Block with proceeds going to Muscular Dystrophy. Several young ladies who were children of fire personnel spent time on the front lines of the Boot Block. The effort was a big success netting $10,130 which is $1,200 better than last year.

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Fire report for week of Aug. 23

On Sunday, Aug. 23, at 5:51 p.m. the Fire Department was dispatched to a location S. 251 Rd. to set up and maintain a landing zone for medical aircraft. Trucks 2, 4 and 5 and 14 firefighters responded. On Wednesday, Aug. 26, at 6:42 p.m. the Fire Department was dispatched to assist the ambulance with

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Ambulance Board meets

Board meeting minutes Date: 8-17-20 Cedar County Ambulance District, 319 Englewood, Stockton Mo 65785 Location: Stockton Ambulance Facility Meeting called to order at 6:33 Roll call Present: Rusty Norval, Chairman Nadine Sinclair Vice Chairman Keith Kasco, Sec/Tres Evelyn Boyle Diana Johnson Robert Graves Agenda Approval: A motion was made by Kasco to approve agenda, seconded

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Sac Osage sends four to Louisiana

Nolan Davis, line superintendent, at Sac Osage Electric, told the Sun that he sent four men and two trucks to Derrider, LA, to help restore the hurricane damage. He expects them to be there 10 to 12 days. “We had a little storm up here the day we sent them out. Our guys worked about

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Council notes absence of public at public hearing

The El Dorado Springs City Council held the annual tax rate hearing on Monday, Aug 31, setting the tax rate (per $100.00) at 1.0915 for a projected tax revenue of $354,974. The tax for municipal purposes breaks down like this: General – .06156, Band – .01481, Recreation – .1000 and Park .22278. There were no

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