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Pinecrest news
December 13, 2007
The December birthday party and potluck dinner will be at noon Saturday in Pinecrest II clubroom.
High School choir ‘Sings it Forward’
December 13, 2007
The Eudora High School choir is getting into the giving spirit with a “Sing It Forward” food drive.
Meadowlark III preliminary plat gets approval
December 13, 2007
The Eudora Planning Commission approved Wednesday the preliminary plat for the third phase of the Meadowlark subdivision.
Celebrate freedoms ensured in Bill of Rights
December 13, 2007
December is famous for Christmas Day and Pearl Harbor Day, but how many of you know the significance of Dec. 15?
Community visions effort promising
December 13, 2007
Last week, a group of citizens, invited by the city and responding to an open invitation created a wish list of what the city of Eudora needs to move ahead in the next 20 to 30 years.
Make-up date
December 13, 2007
The make-up date for the final round of the Cardinal Invitational boys basketball tournament will be Monday.
Seventh-grade basketball
December 13, 2007
The seventh-grade girls basketball team traveled to Wheatridge in Gardner for a two-game tournament Saturday.
Eighth-grade basketball
December 13, 2007
The eighth-grade junior varsity Lady Cardinals traveled to Wheatridge in Gardner for tournament play Saturday to finish the season, looking to rebound from a loss earlier in the week and end the season strong.
Boyer signs
December 13, 2007
Former Eudora baseball player Kelson Boyer signed as a part of Kansas University’s nine-member baseball recruiting class.
Out at home
Cardinals solid all weekend, but barely denied tournament champion
December 13, 2007
Senior Evan Meyers stood on the medal stand Saturday looking every bit as sullen as the fifth-place finisher.
Girls just short against Tongie
December 13, 2007
The 2007 Panther Invitational didn’t quite end like the girls basketball team wanted, but coach Ryan Luke was still proud after his girls were defeated 47-43 at the hands of Tonganoxie, the team that defeated the Cardinals by a wider margin (12 points) at sub-state a year ago.
Eudora students earn KU scholarships
December 13, 2007
More than 5,400 students at the University of Kansas will receive approximately $26 million in scholarships for the 2007-08 academic years.
Fire calls
December 13, 2007
Rec department update
December 13, 2007
Calls from Santa will take place from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Tuesday. Parents are asked to call the recreation department at 542-1725 to register their child. There is no charge for the call.
The green thumb
December 13, 2007
Have you looked at your neighbors’ garden and wondered what you could do to add a little interest in your own landscape this winter? If you look out your window and think your yard looks a little blah, start planning now to pick plants that will add interest next winter.
Exercise classes offered
December 13, 2007
The Eudora Parks and Recreation will offer yoga and Pilates classes, beginning in January at the Eudora Community Center, 1638 Elm St.
Sesquicentennial blankets available
December 13, 2007
A limited number of the 150th commemorative throw blanket featuring images of Eudora and the official 150th anniversary logo are available for purchase.
Food pantry needs donations
December 13, 2007
The Eudora Ministerial Alliance food pantry is seeking donations from the community.
Church news
December 13, 2007
Family of Faith Church, 2295 N. 1300 Road, will have its Christmas program at 6:30 p.m. Sunday and Christmas Eve services will be at 6:30 p.m. Dec. 24.
Obituary: Edith M. McDaniel
1922-2007
December 13, 2007
Griffin signs
December 13, 2007
Former Eudora Cardinal Chad Griffin signed to continue his baseball career with Ouachita Baptist University after playing at Johnson County Community College after graduating Eudora in 2005.
Commemorative ornaments on sale
December 13, 2007
Broers Flower Shop, 729 Main St., has a limited supply of 150th commemorative Christmas ornaments available for purchase.
College notes
December 13, 2007
Jacqueline Pyle, a junior at the University of Kansas Medical Center School of Nursing, was recently accepted into the school’s honors program.
Community Christmas caroling
December 13, 2007
The old Holy Family Church, Ninth and Church streets, will be open for community Christmas caroling at 6 p.m. Dec. 16.
EHS fundraiser
December 13, 2007
The Eudora High School music department still has a few Cardinal heads available for purchase. They are $30 each and can be hung outside or inside.
Reconciliation services
December 13, 2007
Reconciliation services during advent will take place at 7 p.m. Sunday at Holy Angels
Santa Shop open
December 13, 2007
The Eudora PTO will again have a Santa Shop at Nottingham Elementary School, 1428 Elm St.
Items needed for soldiers
December 13, 2007
The Danny and Lee Trimble family are seeking donations for “Project Bucca,” a program set up to help local soldiers serving in Iraq.
Health screening set
December 13, 2007
The Eudora Health Screening Clinic for People 60 years old and older will be from 9 to 10 a.m. Tuesday in the community room at Pinecrest II, 924 Walnut St.
Holiday trash pick ups
December 13, 2007
Weldon Enterprises, the trash disposal company for the city of Eudora, will dispose of additional trash that won’t fit into the 95-gallon trash containers on regular trash pick up days Dec. 26 to 31 only, as long as it is bagged.
Booster club sale
December 13, 2007
The Eudora Middle School Booster Club will have Eudora Cardinal apparel available for sale from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday at C&S Market, 1402 Church St.
Light Up Eudora
December 13, 2007
The Eudora Chamber of Commerce will sponsor its “Light Up Eudora” contest again this year. The contest rewards the area’s best holiday light displays. Entries will be judged Dec. 15 and 16. Contestants should have their lights turned on between 6 and 10 p.m. each night for judging.
Wedding: Burns-Lister
December 13, 2007
Stacy Lynn Burns and Ryan Keith Lister married Saturday, Sept. 15, 2007, at the VFW Park in Tonganoxie.
Basil A. Tuttle
1931-2007
December 13, 2007
No services are planned for Basil Allen Tuttle, 75, Eudora.
Selfless attitude, work ethic earn EMS responder award
December 13, 2007
Dave Sutton didn’t become a Eudora Community EMS Responder to take the path of least resistance.
Wintry weather causes mass cancellations
December 13, 2007
Ice storms that wreaked havoc throughout the Midwest caused Eudora School District and city officials to cancel events throughout Eudora Monday through Wednesday.
Teachers approve new contract terms
December 13, 2007
Eudora USD 491 teachers ratified terms of a contract for the 2007-2008 school year as the first semester nears its end.
The fly route
December 13, 2007
Few things are more fun than listening to a team’s radio announcers melt down. When the guys paid to be the most one-sided, disgustingly optimistic fans for whichever team signs the checks start lashing the team for its poor performance, you know a disaster is truly in the making.
Class acts
West Elementary School
December 13, 2007
No detentions, first quarter
Days gone by
December 13, 2007