Archive for Thursday, March 16, 2000

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Taking aim at a new Frontier
March 16, 2000
Heading into their second week of practice, the Eudora high softball team is anxious and confident for the beginning of the 2000 softball season.
Board’s decision on Bloom should not have been ego driven
March 16, 2000
It’s naive to think ego never plays a part in the decision-making process of elected officials, or that personality clashes don’t determine the fate of a school district.
The 2004 Games?
Eudora’s Fernandez excelling in gymnastics
March 16, 2000
With gymnastic season running from December to March, Melissa Fernandez, 11, Eudora, has won 24 medals for this season alone. This weekend, she will participate in the state gymnastics meet at St. Thomas Aquinas High School in Overland Park.
Through the Eye of the lens
March 16, 2000
Mary Garvin was among 49 artists picked for the second Kansas Triennial exhibition which opened Saturday and continues through April 23.
School district upgrades computer systems
March 16, 2000
Last Thursday the school board approved purchasing educational computer software and leasing new Apple computers for Eudora West Elementary and Eudora High to run the programs.
DeSoto, Eudora city officials break bread
March 16, 2000
City leaders for DeSoto and Eudora displayed their good relations at a hospitality dinner Tuesday at Eudora’s city hall.
Search for a new superintendent now underway in Eudora
March 16, 2000
The Kansas Association of School Boards met with the Eudora Board of Education Wednesday night to begin the process of finding the district’s next leader.
Arson Investigation
Third fire at same house prompts state-level probe
March 16, 2000
Firefighters last weekend battled their third blaze in two months at the same west Eudora house, prompting an investigation that Police Chief Bill Long has confirmed is focusing on arson.
Give me a break from spring break
March 16, 2000
Our 6-year-old started spring break last week. Someone explain to me how spring break grew from seven to 11 days, but I suppose that’s a story for another time.