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Council votes on target range

The El Dorado Springs City Council voted on ordinances and resolutions at their regular meeting, Monday, March 6, which would allow Nathan Murrell of Bear Arms, 1301 S. Park, to erect an enclosed shooting range on the west side of his building. All councilmen were present: Mayor Brad True, Jim Luster, Nick Bland, Randy Bland

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MoDOT launches enhanced pothole patrol

Report a Pothole by Phone, Online or Your Smart Phone/Tablet. The Missouri Department of Transportation is kicking off an enhanced pothole repair initiative. Through the rest of March, maintenance crews throughout Missouri are committed to repairing potholes with asphalt as quickly as possible after it’s reported. MoDOT will aggressively respond and patch potholes to keep

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Tri-County girls night out

What do you get when you combine food, fun, music and auctions? The third annual Tri-County Girls Night Out. This year’s event will again be held in the Leeper Center from 5:30 – 9:30 Thursday, March 23. This ladies evening out features great food catered by Count On Us Catering, music by Sargent Pete, and

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Absentee Ballot Request

Absentee voting has begun for the April 4, 2017, Municipal Election.  Absentee ballots may be requested by mail or fax. Mail absentee ballot requests to Peggy Kenney Cedar County Clerk, Voter Registration, 113 South Street, Stockton, MO 65785 or fax absentee ballot requests to 417-276-3461 and it must include your name, phone number, address to

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Weather awareness class March 16

by Becky Groff Severe weather season used to be in the spring, but it seems, now, severe weather can happen at any time when the weather conditions are right. Would you like to learn more about tornadoes, lightning, floods and more weather phenomena? Cedar County’s office of emergency management and National Weather Service will host

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Apply for 2017 Lillian Sunderwirth Scholarship

Applications will soon be available for the 2017 Lillian Sunderwirth Memorial Scholarship. These scholarships are open to all students and returning college students attending or have obtained admission to an accredited two year or four year college or trade school.  This does include those seeking masters degrees. The recipients of these scholarships must be from

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Ready for her close up

DIAMOND IN THE ROUGH  – Diamond, owned by the Lower family, peers from behind the bars of her trailer before joining the other heifers and steers being weighed in. The event was from 2 – 4 p.m. at the El Dorado Sale Barn on Sunday, Feb. 26. According to Land of Lakes Youth Fair Sec/Treas

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R-II school to host open house

The El Dorado Springs R-2 School District will host an open house at the newly opened Early Childhood Center (located just south of the Elementary School on Park Street) from 4-7 p.m. March 2. All patrons are invited to take a tour of the facility. Ribbon cutting for the facility will be at 4:00.

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New High School Principal named

The El Dorado Springs R-2 Board of Education has named Mr. David Rotert as the new High School Principal for the 2017-18 School Year. Mr. Rotert will replace retiring principal David Hedrick and comes to the district with 14 years of teaching experience and five years as High School Principal at Rich Hill Mr. Rotert

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