Eldon News


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Eldon high school seniors graduate with AA degrees

Getting a jump on their college education, four Eldon high school seniors graduated this month with their high school diploma, as well as an associate’s degree.

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EHS Holly Enowski competes at International DECA

Students at Dogwood Elementary were able to view equipment and vehicles as well as ask job related questions of participants at their Careers on Wheels day May 6.Holly Enowski, a junior at Eldon High School, competed at the International DECA Leadership Conference April 24-29 in Orlando, Florida, where she finished in the top 20.

Eldon Model Airpark to get improvements

The Eldon Board of Aldermen has approved an apron expansion and the installation of a new fuel facility at the Eldon Model Airpark.

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ECC Building Trades students construct houses

The Eldon Career Center’s (ECC) Building Trades students have completed the construction on two houses, which are now available for purchase through a bidding process.

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EHS Industrial Technology students compete at Central District TEAM

More than 20 Eldon high school Industrial Technology students went to the University of Central Missouri’s (UCM) campus in Warrensburg last month to compete in a contest with projects they created in class.

City of Eldon’s ongoing court battle continues

An ongoing four-year court battle between the city of Eldon and local landlords came to an end when an appeals judge reversed the previous ruling in favor of the city … so it was thought.

DWI sobriety checkpoint, special enforcement scheduled for May in Miller County

The Missouri State Highway Patrol’s Troop F will hold a sobriety checkpoint and hazardous moving violations/selective traffic enforcement program sometime during the month of May in Miller County.

Lake Area Community Orchestra announces 2015 summer schedule

The Lake Area Community Orchestra (LACO) will present a nine-concert summer concert series starting in late May.

Eldon Schools honor Edinger as Teacher of the Year

Eldon South Elementary preschool teacher Lisa Edinger was recognized April 29 where she received the award of Teacher of the Year at Eldon R-1 School District’s annual banquet held at Osage National Golf Resort in Lake Ozark.

Juanita Jarrett Eldon R-1 Support Staff of the Year

Eldon High School Nurse Juanita Jarrett has received the honor of Eldon R-1 School District’s Support Staff of the Year for 2015.

Missouri Scholars 100 recognizes Eldon senior

The Missouri Scholars 100 program honored Eldon Senior Cody Mueller as one of the top 100 academic seniors in the state of Missouri.

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Eldon HS holds “Top Ten” banquet

Eldon High School held its annual “Top Ten” banquet last week where the top 10 percent of academic students were recognized.

Eldon Farmers Market makes changes

Location, location, location. That is what the organizers of the Eldon Farmers Market hope to be one of the key changes to make a more successful market for years to come.

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Eldon FFA students make history

Eldon FFA seniors Clare Salmons, Matt Stollings, Melinda Groves, and Lacy Fitzpatrick set out four years ago to make history and that is exactly what they have accomplished, making their senior year especially sentimental.

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Eldon FFA Chapter successful at convention

The Eldon FFA Chapter showed great success at the 87th Annual Missouri FFA Convention April 16-17 by bringing home bringing home multiple awards.