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Enter Chamber of Commerce Home Decorating Contest

If you haven’t already started, it’s time to decorate the exterior of your house and yard for the Chamber of Commerce Holiday Home Decorating Contest. You could receive a nice deduction off your utility bill from the City of El Dorado Springs. Prize amounts this year are $150 for grand prize, $75 for second place,

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American Degree recipients

Chandler Allison  Chandler Allison is the son of Troy and Gina Allison. While in high school Chandler really enjoyed FFA and worked at Allison’s Tire Shop for his Supervised Agricultural Experience. FFA was a huge part of Chandler’s high school career and continues to build a solid foundation for his future. Through his many agriculture

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Part of the sparkle and shine

MISS MERRY CHRISTMAS CROWNED – Bailey Tyler, a Junior at the El Dorado Springs High School, was crowned the 63rd Miss Merry Christmas during the annual Christmas Lighting in the Park on Monday, Nov 21. She was crowned by the 2015 Miss Merry Christmas, Abigail Bateson. Bailey is the daughter of Chuck and Dawn Tyler.

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Council buys five acres for apartments

During its Monday, Nov.21, meeting, the El Dorado Springs City Council voted to purchase the option for $1,000 on five acres in the east Industrial Park. The City purchased the option on the five acres so Mid Continent Equity Holding can apply for tax credits with the Missouri Housing and Development Commission to build a

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They’ve all been very nice

LITTLE MR. AND MISS CANDIDATES – The Little Mr. and Miss Santa Candidates were introduced at the Christmas Lighting in the Park on Monday, Nov. 22.  Contestants are: Kaysen Strauch, daughter of Kurt and Amber Strauch; Lily Keith, daughter of Justin and Chelsea Jacobs; Nova Perkins, daughter of Arthur and Valerie Perkins; Lexy Zartman, daughter

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Hospital board votes to donate to sidewalk project

During the Monday, Nov. 21, meeting of the Cedar County Memorial Hospital Board of Trustees meeting, the board voted to pledge $1,000 to the Phase II Sidewalk Project. CEO Jana Witt explained the pledges are due before Dec, 28. The grant is an 80/20 grant with the twenty percent being paid equally by the city

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Christmas food and fun

HOT DOG! – Cedar County Sheriff –elect James McCrary and State Representative Warren Love continue the S.C.R. G. tradition of cooking hotdogs for the folks at the Annual Christmas Lighting in the Park on Monday, Nov 21. Senator and Lieutenant Governor-elect Mike Parson was unable to attend. Parson has been part of the hotdog feed

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Dane Perry, Wayne Yakel donate $3,000 to school

At the beginning of the Thursday, Nov. 17, School Board meeting, Dane Perry addressed the board. “I came up here tonight for only one reason. On behalf of Wayne (Yakel) and I, I wanted to say thanks to the board and the district for the work. Wayne was instrumental a long time ago in getting

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School Board meets Nov. 17

The El Dorado Springs School Board met Thursday, Nov. 17, with six members present – Chad Whitesell, Benny Brower, Allen Hoover, Josh Floyd, Greg Beydler and Darrell Eason – presiding. Scott Cluck was absent. The board approved advertising for board candidates from Dec. 13 – Jan. 17. The three seats to be filled are currently

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