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City Court Clerk retires after almost 43 years

JAN TAYLOR HONORED WITH RETIREMENT LUNCHEON – Saturday night of the 1977 Picnic, Jan Taylor began her career with the City of El Dorado Springs as the police dispatcher and the police secretary..and the City Court Clerk. Ernie Clawson was Police Chief at the time. “Back then we didn’t have 911,” Jan says. “The dispatcher

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Annual Memorial Day Flower Sale

The Progress Club is once again sponsoring their Flower Sale at the corner of Hwy. 54 and Park. Street They will be open from 10-4:30 Mon – Fri and from 10 – 1 on Saturday from May 11 – thru May 23. The club will practice Covid 19 rules – masks, two or three shoppers

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ElDo Fire Department plans benefit for Caplinger Mills FD

The El Dorado Springs Fire Department has planned a benefit auction for the Caplinger Mills Fire Department at 10 a.m. on Saturday, June 6, at the old Shopko building on 32 Hwy. The department will also serve hamburgers. Included in their fundraising efforts is a raffle for a Ruger American Go Wild 6.5 Creedmore w/vortex

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How El Dorado Springs sees COVID – 19 1 1/2 months later

BRUCE ROGERS– El Dorado Springs City Manager – At the May 4 city Council meeting. It was decided to keep the City Hall portion of the Community Building closed, but open up the track and the weight room. The gym and the game room will also remain closed. The summer ball program sign -up is

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Popcorn on Friday AND Saturday nights

The Opera House Theater is selling large bags of popcorn for $5 from 4:30 – 6:30 on Friday and Saturday, May 8 and 9. Popcorn sales are a fundraiser for the theater to help with ongoing expenses like utilities. And the popcorn is really good.

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Last Hightower House slated for demolition

HISTORIC MID 1880’s HOME TO BE DESTROYED – One of El Dorado Springs remaining historical homes is on the list to be bulldozed in the near future. The home was built by Joshua Hightower, one of the founders of El Dorado Springs, after he had enjoyed the miraculous healing powers of the water when traveling

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Rescheduled dates for school events

The El Dorado Sprigs R-II School Admiin Committee met about noon  Friday as they do each week to make decisions about the school. Superntendent Mark Koca released the following information after that maeeting.: •We have set some tentative dates to reschedule many of our end of year events.  Please understand that many of these dates

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Cruise planned for Saturday, May 9

The Route 54 Cruisers and local classic car owners are going to cruise around the Community Springs Health Care Facility, 400 E. Hospital Rd. on Saturday, May 9, at 3 p.m. Please meet at Church of God “Holiness” parking lot at 2:30 to line up for cruise. All classic car owners are welcome to participate

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