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Congressional briefing: GOP offers new challenger to Dennis Moore
August 2, 2007
Here are today’s headlines from the Kansas congressional delegation.
The Fly Route
August 2, 2007
The Kansas City Royals announced Tuesday that their radio rights would be transferred next season, flipping between one KC-area sports station (810 am) to another (610 am).
Dream job
August 2, 2007
Owning course still a dream for area pair
Eudora team blasts through tourney
August 2, 2007
A team of Eudora players won the 3-on-3 soccer tournament that was a part of last month’s Sunflower State Games in Topeka.
No rush in search for new EHS baseball coach
August 2, 2007
Now that he has left Eudora, former coach Dirk Kinney’s success could help the program secure a new coach, Eudora High School athletic director Dave Durkin said.
Police report
August 2, 2007
Police report for July 15-23
Emergency calls
August 2, 2007
Lawrence-Douglas County Fire Medical reported the following responses in Eudora during July:
Douglas County Fair schedule
August 2, 2007
Here’s a list of main events for the 2007 Douglas County Fair.
Competition cooking at Douglas County Fair
August 2, 2007
Kain Anderson’s cake for the Douglas County Fair wasn’t an ordinary layered one; it was decorated to the hilt.
Parade winners show sesquicentennial spirit
August 2, 2007
Alexis Bishop and Brooke Kornmueller’s float “Small Town Girls” won the 150th birthday theme grand prize in the children’s parade at Friday’s Eudora CPA Picnic.
Obituary: Rita L. Wurtz
August 2, 2007
District newsletter to cover bond
August 2, 2007
The Eudora school district’s newsletter, The Card, is being delivered as a special section inside this week’s issue of The Eudora News.
Pine earns perfect voting record
August 2, 2007
State Sen. Roger Pine, R-Lawrence, posted a 100 percent voting attendance record during the 2007 Legislature.
Clothing businesses knit together
August 2, 2007
Eudora residents now have one stop for their dry cleaning, laundry and alteration needs.
Lunch ladies stay productive during summer
August 2, 2007
When they aren’t behind a counter looking at hungry students, Eudora High School cafeteria workers Kim Steyer and Marla Foulk still find time to feed people.
150th items tap into fete
August 2, 2007
It might not be hard to tap into the city’s sesquicentennial spirit in the coming months.
Teacher negotiations hit impasse
August 2, 2007
For the second time in three years, negotiations between the Eudora National Education Association and the Eudora USD 491 Board of Education have hit an impasse.
Days Gone By
August 2, 2007
Eudora history
Remaining Eudora EMS members moving on
August 2, 2007
As the Eudora Community Emergency Medical Service ended its first full week of service, two members of the former Eudora Emergency Medical Service found themselves left behind.
Commemorative bricks
August 2, 2007
In honor of the city’s sesquicentennial celebration in 2007, the Lions Club and City of Eudora are raising funds for a bronze statue of Chief Paschal Fish and his daughter, Eudora, the community’s namesake.
Help needed for quilt project
August 2, 2007
Volunteers are needed to help sew, iron and package items for the Eudora Quilting Bees “Quilts of Valor” project.
EudoraFest meeting
August 2, 2007
The EudoraFest committee will meet at 7 p.m. Aug. 9 and 23, Sept. 6, 13, 20 and 27 and Oct. 4 in the basement at Mutual Savings, Eighth and Main streets, Eudora.
City now accepting credit card payments
August 2, 2007
The City of Eudora is now accepting debit cards and credit cards — Visa and Mastercard —as forms of payment for utility bills.
Belleview FCE
August 2, 2007
The Belleview FCE will meet for a potluck dinner and meeting at 6:30 p.m. Aug. 9 in the Pinecrest II clubroom.
Lied Center tickets available
August 2, 2007
Tickets are available for upcoming shows at the Lied Center in Lawrence.
Parade part of fair celebration
August 2, 2007
The Vinland Fair will celebrate its centennial, Aug. 9 to 12 with special events featuring antique farm machinery and antique cars reaching back a full century.
Limited tax free school supply day would be justified
August 2, 2007
Kansas should take a hint and adopt Missouri’s tax-free school supply policy
Pinecrest News
August 2, 2007
News from around town
Obituary: Lillian L. Speicher
August 2, 2007
Obituary: Betty L. Bodam
August 2, 2007
Obituary: Amelia S. Hesser
August 2, 2007
Obituary: Alva L. Kingery
August 2, 2007
Engagement: Burns-Lister
August 2, 2007
School calendar
August 2, 2007
School datebook for Aug. 3-8
Community calendar
August 2, 2007
Eudora Datebook for Aug. 2-8
Pool games slated for Friday
August 2, 2007
The Eudora Aquatic Center was forced to shut down Saturday because of a faulty pump.
From the Editor’s Desk
August 2, 2007
Regret easily avoided
The Green Thumb
August 2, 2007
Tips for growing healthy tomatoes
Obituary: Ray S. Schulz
August 2, 2007