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Statehouse briefing: Alexa’s Law advances in Senate
March 29, 2007
Here are today’s headlines from Kansas government.
Hay harvest permits available from KDOT
March 29, 2007
The Kansas Department of Transportation announced that permits will be issued to anyone wanting to harvest hay on Kansas highway rights of way.
Pinecrest news
March 29, 2007
Prayer group
March 29, 2007
Members of the Eudora United Methodist Church are meeting at 7 a.m. Thursdays and 10 a.m. Mondays for prayer group at the home of Elva Kindred.
Students recognized nationally
March 29, 2007
Eudora Middle School sixth-graders Jimmy Hall and Katie Hall have been recognized for academic achievement as a United States National Honor Roll Award winner.
Perfect attendance records
March 29, 2007
Local church begins capital building campaign
March 29, 2007
First Southern Baptist Church, 1103 Main St., Eudora, will launch a capital building campaign, “Building His Church Together” in April.
Library news
March 29, 2007
Storytime is from 9:30 to 10:15 a.m. Wednesdays at the Eudora Public Library.
EHS notes
March 29, 2007
Enrollment forms for next year’s high school students are due Friday.
Co-op board meeting
March 29, 2007
The regular meeting of the East Central Kansas Cooperative in Education Board of Directors took place March 13 at the Cooperative Central Office in Baldwin City.
Aluminum cans collection site
March 29, 2007
The Eudora Scouts have a trailer parked at the south end of the parking lot at C&S Market, 1402 Church St., for patrons to donate aluminum cans.
Kindergarten round-up
March 29, 2007
Nottingham Elementary School will have its kindergarten round-up April 26 and 27, by appointment only, at the school, 1428 Elm St.
Egg hunt Saturday, new location
March 29, 2007
The Eudora Parks and Recreation Department will have its annual Easter egg and candy hunt for youth 9 and younger Saturday at CPA Park in downtown Eudora.
Open house planned
March 29, 2007
The family of Pearl Hadl will have an open house from 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday at Eudora Nursing Center, 1415 Maple Street, to celebrate her 90th birthday.
Diamond Club looking for sponsors
March 29, 2007
Donations and sponsors are needed for the Diamond Club, a group devoted to providing and enhancing the quality of the Eudora High School softball and baseball programs.
Commemorative brick sales
March 29, 2007
Neis receives specialist designation
March 29, 2007
Matt Neis, a financial consultant with A.G. Edwards & Sons in Lawrence has completed training for the title of Accredited Asset Management Specialist.
Church news
March 29, 2007
Variety show
March 29, 2007
Showtime, a variety show benefiting the Eudora community food pantry, will take place at 7 p.m. April 14 in the auditorium at Eudora Middle School, 2635 Church St.
Eudora City Council candidate Q&A (Part I)
March 29, 2007
The polls will open Tuesday for voters to decide who will fill three open seats on the Eudora City Council for the next four years. There are three candidates running for the three open seats. Unless a write-in candidate mounts a successful campaign, each will win a place on the council. The candidates answered a set of questions, which appear below.
Sermon series
March 29, 2007
Scouting for Food drive Saturday
March 29, 2007
Third-quarter honor rolls released
March 29, 2007
Holy Week, Easter services planned
March 29, 2007
City to crack down on illegal signs
March 29, 2007
After approving a revamped sign code in January, city officials are continuing to spread awareness about the new rules.
Special meeting set
March 29, 2007
Prayer time
March 29, 2007
PEP screenings scheduled
March 29, 2007
Kids day out
March 29, 2007
School lunch menus
March 29, 2007
Police report
March 29, 2007
Hardware store preparing for weekend car show
March 29, 2007
Durkin’s Hardware will have its second annual Show and Shine Car Show from noon to 4 p.m. Sunday at the store, 218 W. 20th St., Eudora. Editor’s Note: The printed issue of The Eudora News states the car show will be Saturday, however the show is Sunday, April 1. We regret the error.
Letter: Please return stolen items
March 29, 2007
Wildfires overlooked Kansas hazard
March 29, 2007
Name the top-five natural hazards Kansans face every year. You can probably come up with tornadoes, severe thunderstorms, flooding and sever winter storms. That’s four, but do you know fifth hazard on the list? It’s wildfire.
K-10’s future to require watchfulness
March 29, 2007
Kansas Highway 10 is Eudora’s lifeline. There is not any other street, road or highway anywhere near the standard of a secondary state highway serving the community.
Car show
March 29, 2007
Durkin’s Hardware will have its second annual Show and Shine Car Show from noon to 4 p.m. Sunday at the store, 218 W. 20th St., Eudora. NOTE: The printed edition of The Eudora News states the show will be Saturday at the store, however the show is Sunday, April 1.
City policy change fails
March 29, 2007
The Eudora City Council denied a proposal Monday that would have altered the appointment process for city department chiefs.
Obituary: Stanley T. House
1922-2007
March 29, 2007
Obituary: Alpha N.C. Holzhauser
1914-2007
March 29, 2007
Obituary: Jack L. McCabria
1929-2007
March 29, 2007
School calendar
March 29, 2007
Eudora girls, boys soar at season’s first track meet
March 29, 2007
When personal records are made by track and field athletes, they almost always scramble to break them before the season ends. For sophomore Allison Hoover, she has the whole season and the rest of her high school career to break her personal pole vault best of 9 feet, which won her first at Wellsville’s Snowball Relays on Tuesday.
JV game added
March 29, 2007
Relay team hopes for repeat of state championship
1,600-relay team is ever changing, but team members hope the end result is the same
March 29, 2007
The Eudora girls 1,600-meter relay team has a tradition — to take a victory lap around the track after the meet has concluded. The relay girls did it at the 2006 state meet, where they placed first and set a state record of four minutes and .9, and they did it at the first meet of the 2007 season in Wellsville this week. But instead of just the typical four girls running the victory lap, eight did.
Community calendar
March 29, 2007
Days gone by
March 29, 2007
Flying colors
Eudora West students get exciting start to assessment week
March 29, 2007
Every student at Eudora West Elementary School has a star inside, Principal Jan Irby said.
Zoning request met with heat by Shadow Ridge residents
March 29, 2007
Residents at Shadow Ridge don’t want to lose the landscaped entryway to their subdivision.
School greeters needed
March 29, 2007
Crop night planned
March 29, 2007
Meeting set
March 29, 2007
Congressional briefing: Moore, Boyda go to battle over budget
March 29, 2007
Here are today’s headlines from the Kansas congressional delegation.
The Fly Route
March 29, 2007
Alright Jayhawk fans, you kids can take this as a compliment: I should have written this column last week. I thought it’d be OK, however, and I put it off. Oops.
School Board Q&A (Part I)
March 29, 2007
The polls will open Tuesday for voters to decide who will fill four open seats on the Eudora USD 491 Board of Education for the next four years. There are six candidates including four incumbents. Each answered a set of questions, which appear below.
Community Good Friday service
March 29, 2007
The Eudora Ministerial Alliance will have its community Good Friday service at 7 p.m. April 6.
The Green Thumb
March 29, 2007
Many gardeners do not realize that sub-soil, there is a world teeming with life. Bacteria, fungi, insects and animals call the cool organic earth home. One such highly recognizable — yet misunderstood — insect is the grub. It is hard to dig a hole without uncovering at least one of these milky white, c-shaped larvae. Here is what you need to know about grubs and how to stop them from causing harm in your lawn or flowerbed.
Candidates discuss growth at forum
March 29, 2007
Eudora’s continued growth took center stage at the Eudora Chamber of Commerce’s “Meet the Candidates” forum Tuesday night.
Engagement: Moyer-Christian
March 29, 2007