The Eldon Community Center parking lot is the site of a free COVID-19 Community Testing event from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Monday, Nov. 2. The drive-thru event is sponsored by the Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services.
The MSHSAA Class 2 quarter-final softball game between Kelly and Iberia, scheduled for Wednesday, Oct. 21, has been postponed. The game will be played at 4:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 22, at Lisa Law Field in Iberia.
Monday, Nov. 9, the Tuscumbia School District will have a trial run of a hybrid schooling model in case the district should enter the red zone for COVID-19 infections. The school board voted 5-0 Monday night, Oct. 19 (members Darin Blankenship and Nate Boggs absent) to allow the practice day for students and staff.
The Eldon Fire Department and three area fire protection districts worked two large fires late Saturday night, Oct. 17, on S. Aurora and West Eighth Street. Both fires are being treated as suspicious and are under investigation by the Missouri Fire Marshal’s Office, the Eldon Fire Department and Eldon Police Department.
Paul and Priscilla Leinbach of Barnett are parents of a daughter, born Tuesday, Oct. 20, 2020 at the Community Wellness Clinic at Barnett. She weighed 8 pounds, 2 ounces, was 19-1/2 inches long at birth and has been named Pauline Shirk Leinbach.
It’s “Christ, Cars and Candy” Saturday, Oct. 31 at New Life Assembly of God on Highway 52 at Barnett. The free trunk or treat event is from 3 to 5 p.m., and is designed for children ages 12 and under and their parents or guardians.