Eldon News


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Lake Regional to expand in Eldon

Lake Regional Health Systems is making plans to expand its services in the city of Eldon.

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EMS 'moves more' at school

Wins two national awards

Eldon Middle School (EMS) has won two national awards this month for taking steps to encourage increased physical activity at school.

Annie’s Project in Eldon starts Oct. 19; seats still available

Annie’s Project is scheduled from 6-9 p.m. Mondays, Oct. 19 through Nov. 23 in Eldon, with seats still available for this informational workshop.

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Eldon prepares to Rock the Indians

Eldon is prepping up to Rock the Indians Friday, Oct. 2, when they play their 2015 Homecoming game against the Osage Indians.

Calving clinics help producers protect investment

Beef producers face calving challenges in the winter when there is cold weather. Reports from beef producers suggest that extreme cold weather interferes with the calving process.

Save Blue Springs Stream Team to have booth at Turkey Fest, hosting Fall Clean-up in October

The Save Blue Springs Stream Team will host a booth Saturday at the Eldon Turkey Festival.

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Eldon FFA Officers attend leadership conference

Eldon High School FFA Officers Jayme Bittle, Holly Enowski, Shelby Bledsoe, Hayden Otto, Hattie Grisham, Kaya Wallis and Christian Potucek attended the Area 8 Officer Leadership Conference Sept. 15, which was held in California, Missouri.

EHS students named to Wall of Fame

The Eldon R-1 School District congratulates students who are featured on the Eldon High School Academic Wall of Fame.

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Eldon Schools hold annual Patriot Day Sept. 11

Eldon South Elementary and Upper Elementary joined together to acknowledge the tragic events of Sept. 11, 2001, and honor emergency service workers in the school’s 13th annual Patriot Day.

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Eldon Turkey Festival goes ‘Back to the Future’ Saturday

Popularity mounts at one of the Lake Area’s most successful fall festivals

Attendees to the Eldon Turkey Festival Saturday, Sept. 26 will prepare to go “Back to the Future,” celebrating 30 years of one of the most popular fall events in the Lake Area.

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Legendary country and gospel group to perform Saturday in Eldon

As the Oak Ridge Boys celebrate their many successes in 2015, they continue to do what has led them to those important accolades in their career: performing their notable music to their fans. At 8 p.m. Saturday evening, they will return to Lake of the Ozarks to perform as part of a three-event Fall Fest Concert Series at Shawnee Bluff Vineyards in Eldon.

Share thoughts on BMX track concept at upcoming meeting

The public is invited to provide input at a Community Conversation meeting on creating a BMX Bike Track at 6 p.m. Monday at the Eldon Community Center.

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Eldon community discusses reality of bike trail

Trail to connect to Rock Island Trail, making Eldon a place of destination

Eldon community members met two days last week with out-of-town consultants, envisioning and planning the potential of connecting Rock Island Trail in Eldon and making the city a destination, all made possible by a grant from the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) Office of Sustainable Communities.

Miller County prepares for resident payback

Other local entities review tax levies

The Miller County Commission and County Clerk Clinton Jenkins held a public hearing Aug. 28 to set the 2016 tax rate.

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Eldon receives grant; city to get new storm sirens

The Eldon Area Community Betterment Organization (EACBO) in partnership with the city of Eldon received a grant for two new storm sirens.