Archive for Thursday, February 21, 2008

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Girls notch pair of easy wins
February 21, 2008

The Eudora girls are still in the hunt, and a Frontier League title still is within reach.

Boys can’t follow up with second big upset
February 21, 2008

The wake-up call went unheard.

The way she remembers it
12:00 a.m., February 21, 2008 Updated 05:25 p.m.
This is the second in a series of features on the artists who have works on display and for sale at Coffee Talk, located at 724 Main St. Rosemary Murphy left Eudora more than 30 years ago to attend college at St. Mary’s University. However, the buildings and landscapes of Eudora have remained with her.
Nursing home celebrates Valentine’s Day
February 21, 2008
Though most of their relatives weren’t in attendance, Carol and Eva Bell Gerstenberger celebrated 69 years of marriage with people who, in spirit, closely resemble family.
Buses could link Eudora with colleges
February 21, 2008
Eudora USD 391 Superintendent Marty Kobza said the Johnson County Transit K-10 Connector bus system would be an integral piece in a possible partnership between the Eudora School District and area colleges.
USD 491 to appraise key district properties
February 21, 2008
The Eudora USD 491 Board of Education has agreed to seek a consultant’s help before determining the future of three key properties.
City contemplates discounted memberships
12:00 a.m., February 21, 2008 Updated 05:19 p.m.
It seemed like an innocuous question: Should the city provide an employee discount for the Wellness Center at the Eudora Community Center? But what began as a seemingly simple measure needing approval from the city council has turned into a multi-leveled issue that now has been roundly discussed and then tabled for three-straight meetings.
EMS teacher of year embraces technology
12:00 a.m., February 21, 2008 Updated 05:22 p.m.
Eudora Middle School math teacher Marla Johnson walks up and down the rows of desks in her classroom, quizzing her students about perimeter and area. As she does so, slides from a PowerPoint presentation illuminate a white board and the hands of eager students shoot upwards.
The green thumb
February 21, 2008

Houseplants are particularly vulnerable to insect pests this time of year. Look closely at your plant each time you water - catching an insect infestation early can make a crucial difference.

KDOT officials foresee an increase in traffic
February 21, 2008

Caution: Increased traffic ahead.

Daffodil Days
February 21, 2008

With Eudora no long participating in the American Cancer Society’s Relay For Life, Julie Stewart and Karla Cleveland have volunteered to keep Eudora involved by bringing Daffodil Days to Eudora in an effort to continue the support the community has shown in raising funds for the goals of the ACS.

Kids Day Out
February 21, 2008
Eudora United Methodist Church is accepting enrollments for its 2008 session of Kids’ Day Out.
College notes
February 21, 2008
Rockhurst University in Kansas City, Mo., has announced Eudora student Guy Montgomery made the dean’s list for the fall 2007 semester.
Weather 101 class
February 21, 2008
The National Weather Service and Douglas County Emergency Management will give a “Weather 101” class from 7 to 9 p.m. March 6 at the Eudora Community Center, 1630 Elm St
Senior Resource Fair
February 21, 2008
The Lawrence Area Partners in Aging will have the third annual March Madness Senior Resource Fair from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. March 4 at the 6th Street Hy-Vee, 6th Street and Monterey Way.
Blood drive
February 21, 2008
The Eudora High School Student Council will have a blood drive, conducted by Community Blood Center, from 2 to 6 p.m. Feb. 28 in the commons area at the high school, 2203 Church St., Eudora.
Scouting news
February 21, 2008
Members of Boy Scout Troop 64 and Cub Scout Pack 3064 took part in “Scout Sunday” services Feb. 10 at the Eudora United Methodist Church.
Limping in
Cardinals qualify four to state meet, overcome stacked regional field
12:00 a.m., February 21, 2008 Updated 05:29 p.m.

Eighty percent isn’t bad, all things considered.

The fly route
February 21, 2008

I warned you about this once.

Weight Watchers
February 21, 2008

Weight Watchers meetings now are taking place at 5:30 p.m. on Wednesdays in the Eudora Middle School Library, 3625 Church Street.

Days gone by
February 21, 2008

7 years ago

FROM THE EUDORA NEWS