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Keep filling the truck

  The 12th annual Toys for Tots toy drive at Fugate Motors is about to wind down with the Dec. 8 deadline swiftly approaching. At this time there is a need for gifts for teenage girls and boys up to 16. Thank you for supporting this project.

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Missouri Route 32/Cedar Creek Bridge replacement

West of Stockton Project facts: Replace existing bridge with new wider, longer structure over Cedar Creek. New bridge will be 32 feet wide and 300 feet long, 12 feet wider and 12 feet longer than current bridge. New bridge will be built on new Route 32 alignment eliminating four sharp curves approaching the bridge. Traffic

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Cedar County Ambulance Board meets

The regular Nov. 19 meeting of the Cedar County Ambulance District convened at 6:32 p.m. in the Stockton Ambulance facility with Chairman Rusty Norval at the helm. Board members present were Keith Kasco – secretary/treasurer, Diana Johnson and Nadine Sinclair – vice chairman. Board Member Evelyn Boyle was absent. Bookkeeper CPA Kalena Bruce had nothing

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ElDo Choir Christmas dinner

Friday, Dec. 14, and Saturday, Dec. 15, will be the school’s annual Choir Christmas Dinner. The pre-show (Middle School show) and pie auction will begin at 6:30 p.m. Tickets are $13 for adults and $10 for kids 10 & under.  Tickets went on sale Nov. 19.

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Annual Holiday Home Christmas decorating contest

The Chamber of Commerce and city of El Dorado Springs present the annual Holiday Home Christmas Decorating Contest.  Prizes include utility credits of $150 grand prize, $75 for first place, $50 for second place and $25 for third place for a total of $300 in credits for contest winners. The contest rules state that winners

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Kisses For Seniors raffle fundraiser

We are selling tickets at Woods Grocery Store from 4-6 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 1. You may purchase tickets at the Senior Center from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Dec. 3 thru Dec. 21. Ticket prices are $1 per ticket or six tickets for $5. Winner to receive a huge 21 oz Hershey Candy Kiss. Bring

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Budd home a total loss

The residence of Bobby and Frances Budd, at 6255 South 501 Road, burned to the ground Monday evening, Nov. 26. Bob Floyd, chief of the El Dorado Springs Volunteer Fire Department, said the Budds discovered the well-advanced blaze when they retuned home from El Dorado Springs and reported the fire about 5:10 p.m. The fire

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Duke Mason to perform here Dec. 14

Mark your calendars for Friday, Dec. 14, at Camp Galilee in beautiful El Dorado Springs, as the Preserve Our Past Society hosts the wonderful and amazing Duke Mason Band for a country buffet dinner followed by a show. Doors will open at 5:30 and dinner will begin. The concert will begin at 7:00 p.m. Duke

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65 years of merriment

  FORMER MISSES NAMED PARADE MARSHALS – Miss Merry Christmases all the way back to 1955 returned to celebrate the 2018 Christmas Parade and served as the Parade Grand Marshals. After the crowning of Mackenzie Melton, Miss Merry Christmas 2018, the ladies had lunch in the Civic Center courtesy of Generation III. The club was also

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Christmas Royalty

  PARADE READY – Before the annual El Dorado Springs Christmas Parade, Miss Merry Christmas 2018 and Little Mr. and Miss Santa were recognized.   This year’s winners were: (from left) Little Miss Santa Samantha Yakel, Miss Merry Christmas Mackenzie Melton and Little Mr. Santa Porter Collins.

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