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Construction update

by Supt. Mark Koca On Tuesday, July 17, Supt. Mark Koca gave the Sun a preview of the construction update he would present to the board at the meeting on July 17. “Branco is shooting for a substantial completion date of Oct. 1.” He said that means the school will likely take occupancy 30 days

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All’s fair

LOL YOUTH FAIR CROWNS ROYALTY – Our Jr. Princess is Sage McCullough. Sage is the daughter of Kevin and Brandi McCullough. Sage has just started 4H and is involved in multiple shooting sports. She will be competing at the state shoot in Columbia this year. She will be the president of elementary student council this

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Respect the Load, Share the Road

Beginning July 15, a statewide awareness campaign will remind Missouri motorists to drive safely around commercial motor vehicles.  In turn, commercial motor vehicle drivers will be reminded to obey traffic laws, use their seat belts, slow down and pay attention. Commercial motor vehicles make up 20 percent of Missouri’s interstate traffic, carry goods from coast

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About rug cuttin’ time?

THEY’LL SHAKE A LEG FOR THREE NIGHTS – Just before noon Tuesday, City Park Employees Nate Marsh (dark cap) and Chris White were taping the carpet together on the Picnic performance stage in preparation for the Picnic next week. Old timers may still say that someone “cut a rug” when they gave in to the

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Missouri: The Spoiled Brats of Genealogy

Tim Dollens of Columbia, Missouri will give a presentation called “Missouri: The Spoiled Brats of Genealogy!” at 10 a.m. Tuesday, July 17, in the Nevada Library Meeting Room, 218 W. Walnut St., Nevada. He will explain in his presentation why in Missouri we truly are the “spoiled brats” of genealogy. He will discuss the settlement

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EHS Alumni Association annual meeting

The EHS Alumni Association’s annual meeting this year will be at 10 a.m. Saturday, July 21, in the Wayside Inn Museum downtown El Dorado Springs. The Museum’s front door will be open, as well as the back door where there are no stairs. Parking spots will be posted for attendee’s convenience. Tours of the Museum

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Everybody welcome

COUPLE HELPS FEED COMMUNITY  – In September of last year, Don and Mary Martin of El Dorado Springs decided to offer a Friday night meal to members of the community – anyone that wanted to come. Don fixed two big roasters of soup and fed about 50 people in the upper level of the Old

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Koca presents budget to School Board

Board of Education. Board members present were: Darrell Eason – President. Greg Beydler- Vice President, Benny Brower Mark Burley. Terry Shepard and Chad Whitesell. Board member Josh Floyd was absent FY19 Budget Message El Dorado Springs R-II School District In compliance with Missouri Public School Law, section 67.010, as set forth by the Department of

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Lawsuit against Missouri liquor advertising rules prevails

Several years ago, the Missouri Broadcasters Association and others brought a lawsuit against the state of Missouri in an attempt to rectify behaviors in the marketplace that unfairly subject Missouri based media companies at a disadvantage to foreign internet based companies in regard to advertising of alcohol products that use price as an inducement. That

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