Community

TOPS #1325 evening meeting

Tops 1325 had a great meeting on March 4, 2021. We had five members weigh in, and our biggest looser was Becky. Our Red Light Food this week is Cookies. We are meeting at the library in El Dorado Springs in the back meeting room. We meet every Thursday. Weighin-in is from 5:45 to 6,

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Fire report for week of March 7

On Sunday, March 7, at 5:48 a.m., the Fire Department was dispatched to a structure fire on S. Summer. Trucks 2, 4, 5 and 17 firefighters responded. That evening, at 7:02 p.m., the Fire Department was dispatched to a two vehicle accident on Hwy. 32 west of Filley. Two patients were extricated from one of

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McDonald’s to thank healthcare workers with free Beverage

The offer recognizes the one-year mark of local healthcare heroes’ extraordinary efforts battling COVID-19 from the front lines Local McDonald’s restaurants will celebrate area healthcare workers by offering a FREE Large Soft Drink or Sweet Tea March 15-19 to any healthcare worker in the drive-thru. The offer celebrates the extraordinary efforts of our local healthcare

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TOPS advocate says it’s ok to ask for support

TOPS Chapter 9319 El Dorado Springs met in the Bethel Free Will Baptist Church, 1300 S Summer St, El Dorado Springs on Thursday, March 11, for their weekly weigh-in and meeting. Linda Hall, Leader called the meeting to order. Carol led us in singing “I Love My TOPS” We said our TOPS and KOPS pledges.

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OES

Four individuals were recognized at the March 4, El Dorado Springs Chapter of the Order of Eastern Star meeting, for 50+ years of membership. Shown are (L to R): Guy Shouse, Worthy Patron; Shirley Beckman, 50 years; Jeanie Ogle and Kathy Dains, each 60 years; Fern Barclay, 70 years; and Lana Sue Jones, Worthy Matron.

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NRMC WELCOMES GENERAL SURGEON

Nevada Regional Medical Center (NRMC) is proud to welcome John D. Harrington, MD, FACS to its medical staff. Dr. Harrington is a board-certified by the American Board of Surgery, and a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons. Dr. Harrington brings more than fifteen years of experience as a general surgeon. He earned his doctoral

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R-2 School Board agenda for March 11

El Dorado Springs R-2 Schools Board of Education Meeting No. 374 March 11, 2021 MS/HS Library Media Center 6:30 CLOSED SESSION The Board may consider business in closed session relating to: I. Personnel pursuant to 610.021(3) 7:00 P.M. OPEN SESSION I. Call to Order and Approval of Consent Agenda a. Meeting Agenda b. Approve Minutes:

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CMH receives Johnson & Johnson vaccine, holding vaccination events March 6

Citizens Memorial Hospital is holding vaccination events Saturday, March 6, for qualifying individuals wanting the single-dose Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine. CMH received 1,000 doses of the vaccine Tuesday, March 2, for distribution in Polk and surrounding counties in southwest Missouri. The Johnson & Johnson vaccine is the third COVID-19 vaccine now available in the

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Virgil City Cemetery report

Donations were received from Eslinger Memorial, Tuffy Marshall Memorial, Jerry Hogenson, Linda Moore, Donna Sheets, Neoma Foreman, Cathy Miller, Ben Beaty, Peggy Carter, Randy Fletcher, Tom Gough, Liberty Baptist Church, Janice Stark, Lesha Davis, Kim Calvin, John Bruce, Madelene Parrish, Randy Bland, Martin Kolasa, Ann Dunfield, Doris Fortney, Anna Barker, Pat Ozkal, Pauline Hlavaceh, Lola

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Cedar Co. COVID-19 stats for March 8

Reported cases since beginning of COVID-19 pandemic (1112) Active COVID-19 cases (0) Total # of cases requiring hospitalization Current # of hospitalized cases # of deaths (17 confirmed PCR, 5 by antifen) Total Cedar County Test Count (total of negative line list + # positive cases) Negative Cedar County Test Count (13,829 on March 6)

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