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Military Matters: Two from Fort Riley killed
June 28, 2007
Here are recent headlines about the military in Kansas.
Eudora tops 6,000
June 28, 2007
Upon re-examination, the U.S. Census Bureau apparently thinks Eudora’s population has eclipsed the 6,000-population threshold. According to an estimate released by the Census Bureau Thursday, Eudora’s population climbed by 244 people from July 2005 to July 2006 to reflect an estimated population of 6,027.
Splash might join bang on Fourth
June 28, 2007
The fireworks will be ready to go for the Fourth, but watery fun at the city pool may have to wait until two days later.
Police report
June 28, 2007
East Central Cooperative meets
June 28, 2007
Exercise class offered
June 28, 2007
JCCC students plan self-defense class
June 28, 2007
Lambda Alpha Epsilon, a student criminal justice organization at Johnson County Community College, and Krav Maga and Fitness Center are co-sponsoring a free personal safety seminar for women ages 16 and older from 1 to 5 p.m. July 22 at the Overland Park Marriott Hotel, 10800 Metcalf Avenue, Overland Park.
EMS talks resume
June 28, 2007
An interlocal agreement that would put the Eudora Emergency Medical Service under city supervision appears to be moving on with one less player. Representatives from Eudora Township decided not to enter into a drafted agreement approved by the Eudora City Council at the end of April. Eudora City Administrator Cheryl Beatty and Eudora Mayor Tom Pyle were informed of the situation last week by the county, Beatty said.
VFW offers flage etiquette
June 28, 2007
Young adult group forming
June 28, 2007
Summer reading programs
June 28, 2007
FirePup program help needed
June 28, 2007
Police notes
June 28, 2007
Census estimate confirms need for pool, gym
June 28, 2007
Eudora’s new pool and gym are much needed additions.
Summer enjoyments timeless, free
June 28, 2007
Summer provides simple pleasures.
Control immigration
June 28, 2007
Some critics are angry the United States of America might protect its own border and even might make it harder to sneak into this country and, once here, stay indefinitely. Why can’t people see how ridiculous this is?
Enjoying a summer show
Totally building faith
June 28, 2007
Totus Tuus program teaches youngsters tenets of Catholicism
UMW hosting blood drive
June 28, 2007
The Eudora United Methodist Women will have a community blood drive from 2 to 5:30 p.m. July 12 at Nottingham Elementary School, 1428 Elm St., Eudora.
District calendars available
June 28, 2007
The Eudora Schools district calendar is now available for patrons to pick up.
EudoraFest vendors needed
June 28, 2007
Arts and crafts vendors are needed for the 11th annual EudoraFest celebration Oct. 6 in downtown Eudora.
Honor society helps build Lawrence home
June 28, 2007
Sixteen Eudora National Honor Society members and five parents and siblings joined together with Lawrence Habitat for Humanity June 23 to work on two separate houses in North Lawrence.
Speed limit changes get county approval
June 28, 2007
Douglas County commissioners approved three local speed limit changes.
Local mom fights for cancer funds
June 28, 2007
Judi O’Grady serves as the team leader in the state of Kansas for an organization called CureSearch, a children’s oncology group that represents health care professionals and researchers.
Wrestling camp
June 28, 2007
The Eudora Wrestling Camp will be from 6 to 8 p.m. July 9 to 12 at Eudora Middle School, 2635 Church St.
Volleyball camp
June 28, 2007
The deadline to sign up for the Cardinal Summer Volleyball Camp for fall 2007 seventh- and eighth-graders and high school students is Sunday.
Football camp
June 28, 2007
The camp will stress all phases of the game of football including basic fundamentals and techniques for each position.
Pinecrest News
June 28, 2007
Announcements from Alvena Tuggle.
Spring chill causes farmers to experience short wheat harvest
June 28, 2007
Wheat yields are down after a harsh freeze earlier this year.
Hartpences named All-Americans
June 28, 2007
Eudora High School seniors-to-be Logan Hartpence and Connor Hartpence have been named All-American Scholars by the United States Achievement Academy.
Birth: Jayden Alexis Moore
June 28, 2007
Obituary: George E. Mills
June 28, 2007
Obituary: John H. Hess
June 28, 2007
Obituary: David A. Fowler
June 28, 2007
Obituary: Lorraine Regehr Brooks
June 28, 2007
Community calendar
June 28, 2007
Cardinals land four on all-state softball team
June 28, 2007
Four Eudora softball players garnered all-state recognition.
Summer starters
June 28, 2007
Eudora faced Baldwin and Turner in 7-on-7 scrimmages on Monday.
Fernandez prepares to continue gymnastics career in Big 10
June 28, 2007
Eudora High grad and accomplished gymnast Melissa Fernandez is heading to the University of Illinois in August.
Holiday closings
June 28, 2007
The Eudora News office will be closed July 4 because of the Independence Day holiday.
The Green Thumb
June 28, 2007
Tips to help keep your lawn mushroom-free this summer.
Days Gone By
June 28, 2007
A look back at Eudora’s past.
The Fly Route
June 28, 2007
Exploring the wonders of the “all-sport court”
Local missionary remembers children during Philippines journey
June 28, 2007
On a mission trip to the Philippines, Eudora resident Anna Besser experienced a one-on-one encounter with baby Moses. Moses was found floating in a basket in a river in Manila. He was taken to the orphanage where Besser was a volunteer. “Such a sweet little guy,” Besser said
Congressional briefing: Boyda concerned about Gitmo-to-Leavenworth proposals
June 28, 2007
Here are today’s headlines from the Kansas congressional delegation.
Pajama, book drive to kick off Saturday
June 28, 2007
A group of local mothers are working to make the nighttime a little more comfortable for Eudora youngsters in need.