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Hospital receives AG letter

Last fall Harold Fugate, who at the time was a member of the Cedar County Memorial Hospital Board of Trustees, wrote a letter to the Attorney General of the State of Missouri concerning perceived violations of the Sunshine Law. On May 20th of this year, Fugate received a letter from Attorney General Andrew Bailey. The

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The Rock Wall

Will this never end? Last week my headline was Council approves Picnic entertainment, water increase. It should have said WASTE WATER or SEWAGE.   We’re half-way through June, or should I say half past June. My mother told me once that she was going to write a book with the title Half Past June. It

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Co-Conspirators Arrested in Stolen Trailer Case

Authorities in Cedar County have made significant strides in a recent theft case involving two stolen trailers valued at over $25,000. Matthew Richards and Christopher Michael Hon have been arrested in connection with the theft, which occurred on May 19, 2024, at 9300 South 425 Road in El Dorado Springs, Cedar County, Missouri. Deputy Clay

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Join in the fun

The ElDo Picnic Lip sync Contest is at 4 p.m. on Saturday, July 20, 2024. Contact Ron Alumbaugh at 417-876-7838, Judi Baldwin at 417-296-1373, Joyce Cain or Tania Molz.

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ELDo Picnic Community Festival Choir forming now

If you enjoy and sing well, please consider helping with the Community Choir. Three great tunes are planned for performance on stage at 9 p.m. Saturday, July 20, 2024. Contact Ron Alumbaugh (417-876-783) for more information or on FB “ElDo All-Stars, Excellence in Music.” Rehearsal schedule June and July 2024 in HS Choir room or

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Auditions for Picnic Talent Show this month

The El Dorado Springs Annual Picnic Talent Show auditions are from 4 – 7 p.m., Thursday, June 20, and Thursday, 27, in the El Dorado Springs Community Building (council chambers) or by video. Please audition in person if at all possible or eldopicnictalentshow@gmail.com by June 25 or contact 417-876-7838.

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The Band Plays On

The City Band In 1905, Ray Fowble was hired to draft plans for a new bandstand since the old one became too crowded for the eleven member band.  The new bandstand was on the West side of the board walk, South of the spring where it is today.  The first bandstand was sold by the

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Grant check arrives

El DORADO SPRINGS RECEIVES GRANT FOR ELECTRICAL SYSTEM UPGRADES _ The City of El Dorado Springs has received a grant from the Missouri Public Utility Alliance to support upgrades to the city’s electric system. El Dorado Springs’  grant award of $86,672 is being used to help with the cost of poles, wire and transformers. El

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Council approves Picnic entertainment, water increase

The El Dorado Springs City Council approved  Day 4, a Southern Gospel group, for 8:30 p.m.Thursday, July 18 as Picnic entertainment and, JukeBox Hero, a 90’s group, for 10.00 p.m. on Friday, July 19. All the council members were present except for Mayor Nathan Murrell. City Manager Bruce Rogers was present as well as City

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