Archive for Thursday, December 4, 2008

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Cards top Bulldogs 37-33
December 4, 2008
Senior Haley Epperson scored a team-high 16 points as the Eudora girls opened its season with a come-from-behind, 37-33, win over Anderson County Thursday night at Eudora.
Kansas leaders celebrate biosecurity lab recommendation
11:13 a.m., December 4, 2008 Updated 12:36 p.m.
Kansas leaders Thursday said the proposal to build a biosecurity lab in the state was a historic development.
City sued by construction company
December 4, 2008
The city of Eudora found itself embroiled in another lawsuit after Vanum Construction Company sued the city Oct. 22.
Seniors look to lead
Guard play, height could be advantage
December 4, 2008
The fate of the 2008-09 Eudora boys basketball season may rest on the shoulders of its senior class.
Home schedule could give girls early edge
December 4, 2008
The Eudora Cardinals girls basketball team is staying home this holiday season. No, the Cardinals haven’t been knocked out of a tournament or anything like that. They are, however, playing their first six games of the year at home.
The Wild Card
December 4, 2008
It’s basketball season now. All the high school football practices and playoff games are finished and the pads are put away. But what a great weekend it was for football. A few local schools played for state titles on Saturday, and the Kansas Jayhawks played in a game that will be long remembered on this side of the border.
Eudora News office moved
December 4, 2008
The Eudora News has closed its Eudora office and moved its newsroom operations to The World Company’s news center in Lawrence. The newspaper’s phone number, (785) 542-2747, and fax number, (785) 542-3290, will remain unchanged.
St. Theresa Society Auction
December 4, 2008
The Holy Family Church’s St. Theresa Society invites women throughout the community to attend their annual Holiday Auction at 5 p.m. Sunday at the Parish Hall, Ninth and Birch Streets.
Community support appreciated
December 4, 2008
The recent fire at our new church building has been a devastating loss for us of the Eudora United Methodist Church congregation. The outpouring of support and prayers from the community of Eudora has been such a blessing to us.
Governor should take lead in crisis
December 4, 2008
Last week, two Republican legislators called for Democratic Gov. Kathleen Sebelius to immediately use her executive powers to order cuts in state spending in the face of continuing shortfalls in state revenue. The Republican lawmakers point was that the earlier cuts were proposed, the more time agencies had to deal with the consequences.
Judge rules on Eudora motions in RWD case
December 4, 2008
Douglas County Rural Water District No. 4 officials think the latest chapter in their lawsuit with the city of Eudora could be an indication of how the judge might rule on the case.
Church begins healing process
December 4, 2008
Rob Claggett’s cordial manner belied the frustration and sadness he felt after spending most of the day with insurance adjusters viewing the damage to the Eudora United Methodist Church.
KDOT cuts could affect future projects
December 4, 2008
A KDOT announcement that all December and January projects will be suspended has City Administrator Cheryl Beatty worried that funding will not be available for projects in Eudora during the next two years.
West fifth-graders, teacher thanked
December 4, 2008
I would like to offer a big thank you to the Eudora West Elementary fifth-grade class and Cindy O’Bryhim.
7th-grader is runner-up in statewide essay contest
December 4, 2008
It’s rare for most people to get paid for doing something they love. On Tuesday, Eudora Middle School seventh-grader Kennedy O’Dell got small taste of what it feels like.
EHS Dance Team
December 4, 2008
The inaugural EHS Dance Team craft fair will be held on Dec. 13, 2008 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Eudora West Elementary.
Lighting ceremony
December 4, 2008
The Eudora Chamber of Commerce Christmas Lighting ceremony will be at 6 p.m. Sunday at Eudora City Hall, 4 E. 7th St.
Cardinals topple Santa Fe Trail in season opening dual
December 4, 2008
Eudora began its dual with Santa Fe Trail down six points before the first match.
Days Gone By
December 4, 2008
12 years ago FROM THE EUDORA NEWS December 1996 A card shower and reception for Fern Irwin took place at Eudora City Hall to celebrate her 100th birthday.
Downtown street changes poorly planned
December 4, 2008
When I read the recent editorial in The Eudora News saying that everyone is sick and tired for downtown construction, I thought it an understatement. The editorial went on to say if we just grin and bear it for a while longer, downtown Eudora is going to look great when it’s finished. I wish I could feel that way, but I can’t.