TYLER GOATLEY WINS RUN FOR A REASON RACE – About 100 runners tackled the 5 kilometer race Saturday morning of the 2017 Picnic. Tyler Goatley, fresh from his conquests at the MSHAA races, led wire-to-wire finishing in 16 minutes 32 seconds. The second place runner was not even in sight when Tyler crossed the finish
At its 6:30 p.m. Monday, July 31, meeting in the El Dorado Springs Ambulance Barn, the Cedar County Ambulance District Board (CCAD) will have two proposals to consider for supplying ambulance service to Cedar County. At the June meeting, Cedar County Memorial Hospital submitted a written proposal to take over as the district’s service provider.
You’re invited to join us for a free hamburger and hot dog bar-b-que in the El Dorado Springs City Part at 5 p.m. Sunday, July 30. See you there.
In closing of the Special Election held on Aug. 8, 2017, a public test of the vote tabulating equipment will be conducted in the Courthouse at 2 p.m. Friday, Aug. 11. The public is welcome to attend.
TALENT SHOW – Overall Winner: Emily Carver.
POLICE CHIEF, MAYOR RECOGNIZED. El Dorado Springs Police Chief Jarrod Schiereck and Mayor Brad True were recognized at the Picnic by Shawn Abell and Dog’s Nation for the City of El Dorado Springs’ acceptance of the pit bull breed. They were each given certificates that thanked the community and local businesses for “embracing our special
The El Dorado Springs R-2 Board of Education will hold a special meeting beginning at 530 p.m. Thursday, July 27, to interview construction management firms. The board will meet with Dake Wells architects first then with Universal Construction Company, Rich Kramer Construction. Crossland Construction and Branco Enterprises for 45 minutes each Then the board may
FROM THE ARCHITECT’S EASEL – This architect’s rendering shows how the front of the El Dorado Springs High School may appear from the Park Street side. Supt. Mark Koca said that the new entrance will become the main entrance for most activities. He said that after the meeting on July 27, he should have drawings
The El Dorado Springs R-II School Board had a rare short and sweet meeting on Thursday, July 13, but they covered a lot of territory. Board members present were Chad Whitesell, Benny Brower, Terry Shepard, Josh Floyd, Greg Beydler and Darrell Eason presiding. Mark Burley was absent. Supt. Mark Koca went over construction plans. He
IF YOU’RE A REGISTERED VOTER, YOU CAN VOTE – Missouri Secretary of State Jay Ashcroft was in El Dorado Springs on Tuesday, July 18, to explain the Show It 2 Vote requirement which started June 1, 2017. He said that means that in any election held after that date voters will be asked to show