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Soul train
April 26, 2007
Cell phone collections
April 26, 2007
Volunteers needed
April 26, 2007
Life Skills students earn medals
April 26, 2007
EHS choirs, band earn top state honors
April 26, 2007
Librarians attend training, earn awards
April 26, 2007
Marlene Evinger of the Eudora Public Library recently attended the Northeast Kansas Library System Annual Spring Assembly and System Meeting April 19 in Topeka.
News wins Kansas Press recognition
April 26, 2007
The Kansas Press Association had its 115th Annual Convention April 19-21 in Topeka. More than 80 Kansas newspapers competed in the association’s annual Awards of Excellence contest. Members of the Missouri Newspaper Association judged the entries. The Eudora News competed in the non-daily division I category with circulation of 1,750 or less.
County extension agent to take position in Wyandotte Co.
April 26, 2007
After eight years as Douglas County’s horticulture agent, Eudora resident Bruce Chladny is ready to tackle a new challenge.
City, school district react to bomb scare
April 26, 2007
Eudora USD 491 School District officials conducted an early morning sweep and a “light lockdown” Thursday in response to an unspecified bomb threat called in to the Douglas County Dispatch, Superintendent Marty Kobza said.
Police report
April 26, 2007
Pinecrest news
April 26, 2007
Council declares eastern district blighted
April 26, 2007
The Eudora City Council accepted a blight study Monday by city engineering consultants Bucher, Willis & Ratliff, which deemed an area east of town unfit for development. The blighted area encompasses all of Intech Business Park and the planned Deer Valley subdivision as well as 30 acres on the northeast side of 1400 Road. The city’s bonding attorney, Gilmore and Bell, accepted the terms of the blight study, Eudora City Administrator Cheryl Beatty said.
District hears bond estimate
April 26, 2007
The Eudora USD 491 Board of Education received a clearer view Monday of the possible cost of a fall 2008 bond issue. DLR Group architect Kevin Greischar presented the board with what would be a $45 million question if the district includes everything it defined in an eight-tier list earlier in the year.
Anniversary: Moore
April 26, 2007
Anniversary: Criss
April 26, 2007
Obituary: Carl A. Torneden
1939-2007
April 26, 2007
Obituary: Maribeth Sutt
1947-2007
April 26, 2007
Chamber experiences renaissance with logo, site
April 26, 2007
As member LaDonna Russell sees it, the Eudora Chamber of Commerce is in the middle of a rebirth. “Everything we’re involved in represents a new look and feel for the chamber,” Russell said. The changes are both in its look and in the programs it’s pursuing, she said. “There’s really a push now for the chamber to be very active in the economic development of the community,” she said
EMS agreement nearly complete
April 26, 2007
Two pieces of an interlocal agreement that puts the Eudora Emergency Medical Service partially under city supervision came together Monday. The Douglas County Commission and the Eudora City Council each accepted an agreement that would give the Eudora City Fire Department partial oversight of the Eudora Emergency Medical Service. “I’m amazed at how fast this all came about,” Eudora City Fire Chief Randy Ates said. “I guess this was the correct timing. Everyone pulled at the right time, and it looks like this will happen.”
Birth: James Daniel Peterson
April 26, 2007
Birth: Jacob Andrew Cook
April 26, 2007
Wedding: Stimac-Nicholson
April 26, 2007
Engagement: Fruetel-Fritzel
April 26, 2007
Obituary: Ruby E. Peters
1914-2007
April 26, 2007
Obituary: Virginia L. Nelson
1931-2007
April 26, 2007
Obituary: Robert O. Lewis
1923-2007
April 26, 2007
Obituary: Aiko L. Gouge
1929-2007
April 26, 2007
School calendar
April 26, 2007
Community calendar
April 26, 2007
Arbor day Friday
April 26, 2007
Quilt guild meeting
April 26, 2007
ECKAN co-op meeting
April 26, 2007
The regular meeting of the East Central Kansas Cooperative in Education Board of Directors took place April 10 at the Cooperative Central Office in Baldwin City. Members present were Blaine Cone, Susan Rader, Ande Parks, Kenny Massey, Jim Martin, director Caren Lowe and clerk of the board Sue Martin. Ardith Bell was unable to attend
Immunization week
April 26, 2007
Exercise classes offered
April 26, 2007
Scrapbooking club meeting
April 26, 2007
PEP screenings scheduled
April 26, 2007
City leaders looking forward to medical plaza
April 26, 2007
In a town with one family doctor and one dentist, the prospect of a new medical building — affiliated with a hospital — is an exciting one for Eudora residents. “We are just a ‘onesy’ town,” said Stan Byrne, owner of Byrne’s Pharmacy. “It’s getting to the area where we need ‘twosy.’”
School lunches
April 26, 2007
Healthcare program needs support
April 26, 2007
Lesser known bills making difference
Trauma care bill awaiting president’s signature
April 26, 2007
Eudora welcome much needed
April 26, 2007
Moving to a new community can be intimidating. That is true even of a small city like Eudora.
Valuation notices
April 26, 2007
Days gone by
April 26, 2007
The Fly Route
April 26, 2007
Eudora hits it big with wins
April 26, 2007
Call it a mercy run. After shutting out Wellsville 15-0 and 18-0 in a doubleheader Thursday night and Anderson County 15-0 in the first game of a doubleheader Friday night, the Cardinals broke their almost-perfect streak by giving up one run to Anderson County in the second game, winning 8-1.
Rolling right along
April 26, 2007
There’s really only one thing better than being a high school state track and field champion — being a Kansas University Relays champion. Emily Ballock can say she was both.
Close game sparks softball team
April 26, 2007
All it took was one close game against Wellsville for the Eudora softball team to really flex its muscles in the second game of a doubleheader last Thursday. But when all was said and done, the Cardinals went to bed that night with two more wins added to their record, finishing the first game 5-4 and the night cap 10-1.
Eudora Middle School track results
April 26, 2007
Baseball, softball senior night
April 26, 2007
Schedule changes
April 26, 2007
Sponsors needed
April 26, 2007
Baseball tournament
April 26, 2007
AARP meeting
April 26, 2007
Museum news
April 26, 2007
Relay meeting scheduled
April 26, 2007
Pancake feed
April 26, 2007
Game of the Week
April 26, 2007
Business brief
April 26, 2007
Teachers promote week with art
April 26, 2007
Childcare provider Sherri Proffitt organized an art opening of sorts Monday. Although the pieces are made of paper plates and construction paper and the exhibition spaces are more akin to pizzerias than gallerias, Proffitt helped find a way to show off the creative talent of local preschoolers.
Baker student receives honorable mention
April 26, 2007
Classmates reunite
April 26, 2007
National Honor Society expands ranks
April 26, 2007
A group of 19 Eudora High School seniors, juniors and sophomores were inducted into the Eudora High School Chapter of the National Honor Society during a ceremony April 23 at Eudora Middle School. A potluck dinner in the commons area of the school preceded the induction ceremony.
Engagement: Knight-Wilson
April 26, 2007
Wrestlers travel
April 26, 2007