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Adrian was in town this past weekend. She drove in from St. Francisville on Friday, spent Saturday morning visiting with me and checking out some of El Dorado Springs’ newest establishments and then on to Springfield to be with her Dad. She left early Sunday morning to make the trip back to Louisiana.   As

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Kenny seems to be improving. He has great nurses and doctors that I’m sure would really like him to get out of ICU. He hasn’t commented one way or the other. Howard Hamilton’s biscuits are super. The recipe is sort of like – take flour, baking powder, shortening and milk – toss in a bowl,

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It has been seven years since I attempted the Rock Wall. The only reason I do, is because Kenny isn’t feeling well. That leaves the newspaper to me and Davis and Gwen – veterans of taking up the slack and getting things done that Kenny would have otherwise done. Now it is me behind the

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A reader called Wednesday to find out what Don Boultinghouse wished for. Somehow at 2 a.m. Tuesday morning, that part of the Rock Wall got covered up with another article. We’re going to try to get the troops to be more carful on jumps. Here’s what it said, “-Christmas Day, Tom told me that Donald

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Have you found Spring City TV yet? I’ve talked to several people who haven’t. It just aired a Christmas program and has lots of local singers. To find it, search for  El Dorado Springs Sun newspaper facebook. You should get El Dorado Springs Sun – Newspaper – Home | Facebook. Click on that and you

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Well, it happened late Sunday, the Chiefs faced the New Orleans Saints in a critical game. Drew Brees was back in pads and a flack jacket still nursing 11 broken ribs and a recently punctured lung. The game caused some dissension in our family. Kimball pulled for the Saints as did our son, Davis. It

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We were sorry to hear about the death Saturday of our friend, Eva Coleman, in Florida.  Services are pending at Bland Hackleman with no date set.  Eva was always a calm, rational force in our lives.  When she was in El Dorado Springs she was the vice president at First Savings who worked closely with

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Boy, did I surprise Vernon County Sheriff Jason Mosher when we published a photo and cutline about his new Vernon County mounted patrol. So he called Kimball to find out where we got the info. I didn’t have a clue, All I knew was that I found it on the internet while I was looking

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While it was raining on Saturday, Nov. 21, I was glad to not be standing out in the weather trying to take pictures of the Christmas parade or that Kimball wasn’t out in the weather. Even so, it seems like a big chunk of the Christmas season is missing. Justin Swager feels that way and

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Happy Thanksgiving. I hope you have a lot to be thankful for. We do. We got to spend Thanksgiving with our children and grandchildren a week early, Adrian, Cain, Van and Snider arrived last Tuesday. Kimball fixed a late breakfast for everyone. If we had more class we could call it brunch, probably. The Gilfoils

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