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Process made better by including the communities eyes and ears
May 4, 2000
The Eudora News appreciated that the school board has included it in the interview process of the next superintendent.
Pruter rejects offer
May 4, 2000
Holcomb, Kan., Superintendent Darryl Pruter was offered the superintendent position in Eudora Friday night, just hours after he interviewed for the position.
Rental property tenants form union, voice opposition to Horner
May 4, 2000
Members of the Lawrence-based Kansas Tenants Union held a special meeting last Monday at the Lawrence Public Library.
Mobile home headaches
Gardner couple have found many trailer-park woes
May 4, 2000
Two years ago, Brian and Misty Elliot purchased a mobile home from a company owned by Tom Horner Jr. and moved into the Conestoga Mobile Home Park in Gardner.
Eudora housing assessments soar
May 4, 2000
Lela and Harold Morley want to make some improvements to their home. But with a fixed income and their property value rising annually, the retired Eudora couple doesn’t foresee affording home improvements any time soon.
Band wins award for tooting own horns
May 4, 2000
When Rob Foster Jr. took the band director position last summer, he had a goal. Like other ambitious instructors, he wanted to make the Eudora High band sound as good as possible, using the talent of his students.
EHS newspaper, yearbook staffers to compete for state honors
May 4, 2000
Sixteen of Eudora High’s newspaper and yearbook staffers will compete for state honors at the annual Kansas Scholastic Press Association competition. The competition is May 6 at Kansas University.
EHS competitors knock on wood
May 4, 2000
Sometimes schoolwork can be tedious. Balancing work, extracurricular activities and studies can be difficult. Sometimes the work itself is no walk in the park. However, two Eudora High students recently found out hard work and knowledge of subject matter can pay off in a big way.
Art contest more than luck of the draw(ing)
May 4, 2000
Most contests require a certain amount of preparation and training. Athletes prepare physically, scholars prepare mentally, artists … what in the heck do they do?
Moms, muffins mix at morning mingle
May 4, 2000
Students and mothers from Eudora West Elementary and Nottingham Elementary enjoyed a quiet breakfast with the Parent Teacher Organization’s annual Muffins for Mom.
City begins building new water tower
May 4, 2000
The city of Eudora is up to it again.
Eudora resident seeks ninth term as register of deeds
May 4, 2000
Sue Neustifter is one of those people who really enjoys her job. Neustifter is the Douglas County Register of Deeds and announced last Monday she will seek a ninth term in the primary election in August and the November general election. The Eudora resident said she is grateful for the support in recent years and hopes the support will continue in the upcoming elections.
Eudora finds silver at Silver Lake
May 4, 2000
Eudora defense rests
May 4, 2000
Gretchen Freeland had a hunch her Eudora Cardinals were going to be in for a tough time last Thursday.
Cards prepare for Frontier League meet
May 4, 2000
The Eudora Middle School track team has generated a great deal of momentum heading into Saturday’s Frontier League junior high meet at Paola.
Middle school Cards on the rise
Eighth-graders shave time off relay record
May 4, 2000
The pact was made long before the middle school track and field season ever began set a school record in the 4x100 meter relay or break out the razors.
Not quite ready for prime time
Television audience watches Cardinals drop doubleheader to visiting Prairie View
May 4, 2000
Right-hander Nate Gross isn’t just any pitcher. After tossing a one-hitter in the first game of a doubleheader last Thursday, he has been anointed by the Cardinals as the best pitcher they have faced this year.
The Board’s decision: The star or the team player?
May 4, 2000
From one man’s semi-informed angle, the school board has an interesting dilemma when it comes to filling the soon-to-be-vacated superintendent’s position. Does it hiring the rising star in education or go with the best team player?