Archive for Thursday, May 8, 2008

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Hartpence named Governor’s Scholar
May 8, 2008
One Eudora High School senior was named a 2008 Kansas Governor’s Scholar.
Historical Society meeting
May 8, 2008
The Eudora Historical Society will have a meeting at 7:30 p.m. May 15 at City Hall to discuss the mission of the Eudora Downtown Business Association.
Visioning committee discusses survey
May 8, 2008
Members of the 2030 Vision committee met Monday night to discuss making a survey that will be sent out to Eudora residents in early June. The random survey, which consists of about 50 questions and focuses on the main issues discussed by the committee during meetings in November and January, will be sent to about 2,100 city utility customers with their bills.
ENEA, board reach tentative agreement
May 8, 2008
Representatives for the Eudora National Teachers Association and the Eudora USD 491 Board of Education came to a tentative agreement Friday on a teaching contract for the 2008-09 school year.
Eudora High School band ends school year on high note
May 8, 2008
Eudora High School band director Mac Knight is nothing less than impressed with the solid performance of the Eudora High School band at the State Solo and Small Ensemble Festival.
Fundraiser aims to get new mascot for EMS
May 8, 2008
Lee Trimble was eased into the world of fundraising after a great turnout for Project Bucca, wherein her family asked for donations of items for U.S. troops in the Middle East. She now has decided to raise funds for Eudora Middle School, and more specifically, the mascot costume.
Teacher of the month retiring after 31 years
12:00 a.m., May 8, 2008 Updated 03:00 p.m.
The students of Nottingham Elementary School kindergarten teacher John Woodward are fully engaged Monday morning as they work in small groups on a math activity. As Woodward visits each group, he takes the time to get down on both knees to talk with them and his assuring voice seems to be a calming presence over the group of students.
Greensburg provided lessons
May 8, 2008
The May 4 first anniversary of the devastating and deadly Greensburg tornado serves as a reminder to all Kansans to make sure their property insurance is current and adequate.
Home stretch
Girls first, boys sixth in final tune-up before Frontier League meet at Spring Hill
May 8, 2008

In its final regular season meet of the year, Eudora had several athletes improve on season-best performances and both teams finished well in a 20-team competition at the Redbud Classic in Wellsville.

Cuttell joins Eudora News
May 8, 2008
Jeff Cuttell has joined Eudora News staff as advertising representative.
Wrapping things up
May 8, 2008
The voices emanating from the classroom of Eudora High School Director of Choirs Angela Yarnell are particularly festive, all the while making particularly sure to properly enunciate the word “banana” to affect the Caribbean accent within the Harry Belafonte classic “Day-O (Banana Boat Song).”
4-H News
May 8, 2008
he Douglas County Kansas 4-H Foundation has announced the names of members who have been awarded college scholarships for the 2008-2009 school year.
LMH dental program
May 8, 2008
Lawrence Memorial Hospital is hosting a free program called “The New Age of Dentistry Facts and Fads,” presented by Jim Otten, DDS, on from 9 to 10:30 a.m. Friday in the hospital’s auditorium.
Youth football and cheerleading
May 8, 2008
The Eudora Youth Football and Cheerleading Association will have their sign-ups for the 2008 season from 6 to 8 p.m. May 16 and from 9 a.m. to noon May 17 at Nottingham Elementary School Gym, 1428 Elm St.
Days Gone By
May 8, 2008
5 years ago FROM THE EUDORA NEWS May 2003 The City of Eudora officials began to look into funding a downtown revitalization grant.
Split drops softball to 11-8
May 8, 2008

With a final regular season record of 11-8, Eudora isn’t really where coach Cara Kimberlin thought it should be.

The eephus pitch
May 8, 2008

Tuesday was the first time I’ve gotten to see the Eudora baseball team play all year, and although the Cardinals sport a 9-9 record, this team could surprise some people down the road in the regional tournament.

Sweep pits Cardinals against Bishop Ward in regional tourney
12:00 a.m., May 8, 2008 Updated 11:49 a.m.

Some days, things just don’t fall in place.