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Statehouse briefing: Legislature wraps up 2007 session
May 3, 2007
Here are today’s headlines from Kansas government.
Fund-raiser continues
May 3, 2007
Aluminum cans collection site
May 3, 2007
Military matters: Fort Riley unit moving to New Mexico
May 3, 2007
Here are recent headlines about the military in Kansas.
Congressional briefing: Roberts fights for drug companies’ speech rights
May 3, 2007
Here are today’s headlines from the Kansas congressional delegation.
Ball games canceled today
May 3, 2007
The Eudora High School baseball and softball games scheduled for today against Baldwin High School have been canceled because of wet field conditions.
Cards hoping for strong finish
May 3, 2007
Sometimes it takes the Eudora softball team a few innings to warm up. The Cardinals beat Osawatomie 6-0 Tuesday, scoring all of their runs in the second half of the game. Coach Cara Kimberlin said the girls needed time to get used to the pitcher and the stadium for them to open up and show what they were made of.
Awards aplenty for Cardinals after trip to Silver Lake meet
May 3, 2007
With 30 season bests, nine meet records, two stadium records and two school records, it’s hard to argue that both the girls and boys track and field teams made their presence felt in a big way Friday at the Silver Lake Invitational.
Golf tourney scheduled
May 3, 2007
Eudora Middle School track results
May 3, 2007
Schedule changes
May 3, 2007
Eudora man injured in K-10 accident
May 3, 2007
Citywide cleanup on tap
May 3, 2007
Starting Monday, Eudora will establish a spring-cleaning tradition. City workers and residents alike will try to spiff up the town through a citywide clean-up week.
Apparent lightning strike sparks business fire
May 3, 2007
Firefighters from the Eudora Township Fire Department responded Tuesday evening to a structure fire in rural Eudora.
Learning patients
Health careers students gain medical experience in class
May 3, 2007
While most students will be leaving high school with a diploma and four years worth of memories, health career students will be off with something extra.
Lawrence firm buys M-PACT building
Helicopter parts business plans September move
May 3, 2007
Eurotec Vertical Flight Solutions, a Lawrence-based firm that supplies helicopter owners and repair shops with everything from nuts and bolts to rotors and engines, is taking off for Eudora.
Trash rate sparks council comment
May 3, 2007
A group of citizens concerned about a possible rate hike came to the Eudora City Council meeting April 23 for a round of constructive trash talk. The citizens responded to a decision made by the council March 27 to study a proposal by Weldon Enterprises Inc. , which would raise trash collection rates by $2.50 per month.
Letter: Support teachers
May 3, 2007
Autism doesn’t change children’s core
May 3, 2007
A few weeks ago a friend who is also a paraprofessional at Nottingham Elementary School called me to tell me about two extraordinary little boys that she works with every day. Her name is Rosina Houle and she has such admiration and affection for these children that she wanted others to know about them. When asked if I would write about them, I hesitated not knowing the families, but it’s hard to resist Rosina when she is on one of her high-energy enthusiasm surges.
Crucial role remains unfilled
May 3, 2007
The Eudora Chamber of Commerce unveiled a new logo recently and has rolled out a Web presence with an updated calendar of events and member list
Scouting news
May 3, 2007
Small group studies
May 3, 2007
Belleview FCE
May 3, 2007
Fund-raiser set
May 3, 2007
Bake sale
May 3, 2007
Safety fair slated
May 3, 2007
Fish fry Saturday
May 3, 2007
Doling out for Darfur
Geography class collects money for war-ravaged African region
May 3, 2007
To help the cause, Eudora High School sophomore Madison Mater decided it was best to be direct. “One dollar can feed a person from Darfur for a day,” she said to a group of students at lunch Thursday with a plastic pitcher in hand. A paper sign on the pitcher read: “Pitch in for Darfur.”
Blood drive draws student support
May 3, 2007
For the second time this year, students at Eudora High School have joined the race for life. The Eudora High School Student Council organized a blood drive Monday for the Community Blood Center. The center ran “Race for Life” at other area high schools and offered the chance of winning a new car for high school students who participated. The student council didn’t focus on the possibility of the car when promoting the drive, senior Max Alvarez said.
Violet sale
May 3, 2007
The Lawrence African Violet Club will have its annual spring violet sale from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. May 12 at the Malls Shopping Center, 23rd and Louisiana streets in Lawrence.
Bike show set
May 3, 2007
Cornerstone Family Worship, Sixth and Church streets, Tonganoxie, is having its second annual Bike Show and Veterans Recognition Rally June 3. Registration begins at 9 a.m.
Men’s retreat
May 3, 2007
Kaw Prairie Community Church will have a men’s retreat May 11 and 12 in rural Eudora.
Pinecrest news
May 3, 2007
Photo reprints
May 3, 2007
The Eudora News has prints of its photographs available for purchase.
Church news
May 3, 2007
Reunion planned
May 3, 2007
A committee of former employees of E&E Display Group of Lawrence is seeking others who worked at the business for an annual gathering July 14.
Society news
May 3, 2007
Art classes available
May 3, 2007
The Art Shack, 31400 W. 95th St., De Soto, has art classes available for all levels of artists.
EHS band fares well
May 3, 2007
Two solos and one small ensemble from Eudora High School performed at the Kansas State High School Activities Association state solo and small ensemble festival Saturday at Andover High School.
Community calendar
May 3, 2007
School calendar
May 3, 2007
Obituary: Mildred A. Yost
1930-2007
May 3, 2007
Obituary: Pauline B. Sherraden
1919-2007
May 3, 2007
Emergency calls
May 3, 2007
Police report
May 3, 2007
Music concerts
May 3, 2007
Days Gone By
May 3, 2007
Eudora USD 491 Board of Education agenda
May 3, 2007
Eudora USD 491 Board of Education will meet at 7 p.m. Thursday in the library at Eudora Middle School, 2635 Church St.
Sliding around
Tuesday win helps struggling Cardinals bounce back from sweep
May 3, 2007
Attitude is everything, Eudora baseball coach Justin Mayer said. And the 9-1 victory to Osawatomie Tuesday proved it.
The Fly Route
May 3, 2007
Graff honored
May 3, 2007