HEY FROM JEFF CITY – Lieutenant Governor Mike Parson has commended Missouri farmers and agriculture associations for providing aid and assistance to victims of a massive wildfire in Kansas. Over 650,000 acres of land have burned, and numerous farmers have lost livestock and feed. Over the past few weeks, dozens of Missouri farmers including a
For over an hour and a half, the Cedar County Ambulance Board and members of the public discussed the new ambulance barn the board now wants to build on the lot just to the west of the current ambulance barn in Stockton. The board said it has reserved $25,000 to purchase the lot but would
TWO FROM NEVC – The Missouri FFA Association has selected Emma Pritchett and Logan Goodman, from Northeast Vernon County, as 2017 State FFA Choir members. Goodman and Pritchett are members of the Northeast Vernon County FFA Chapter. Emma is the daughter of Scotty and Brandy Pritchett. Logan is the daughter of Jared and Christy Goodman.
At the Monday, March 20, meeting of the El Dorado Springs City Council, the council passed a resolution approving the hiring of Blend to perform on Friday, July 21, at the annual Picnic. The a cappella group will perform for 90 minutes from 8 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. for $2,000. They also approved the hiring
Blend 8:00 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.
Darrin Morris Band 10:00 p.m. to 11:30 p.m.
Who: All Children in the El Dorado Springs R2 School District who will be five years of age on or before July 31st, 2017. What: *Registration for the 2017-2018 kindergarten class. *School nurse, Johnna Boch, will check immunization records. *Mrs. Whalen, our school counselor, will register your child for kindergarten screening. *Summer school sign-up will
The El Dorado Springs School Board, on Thursday, March 9, approved a professional therapy dog for the Elementary school. Tracy Lanser, Tracy Barger, Leslie Wetter, Suzan Durnell and Andrea Whalen presented a video of a school that had a therapy dog and spoke highly about the positive affects on Elementary children. The application fee is
QUAIL PATROL – Agents with the Missouri Department of Conservation spent their Tuesday morning scanning the Wah-kon-tah Prairie northeast of El Dorado Springs for quail that they had banned. The banning is part of a multi-prairie seven-year study to determine the best habitat for quail to try to bring them back to Missouri in good
Interested in helping to preserve the history of El Dorado Springs? Then volunteer a few hours with the Preserve Our Past Society’s latest project, remodeling the old house between the Wayside Inn Museum and Rumors Tavern, preparing it to hold more El Dorado Springs memorabilia. The time is 8:30 a.m. The date is Saturday, April