Archive for Thursday, October 23, 2008

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Scouting news
October 23, 2008
Troop 64 of Eudora enjoyed the Pelathe District Fall Camporee on Oct. 17 through 19, camping at Camp Bromelsick west of Lawrence.
Stylist celebrates 50 years in hairdressing
October 23, 2008
The mood in Sharon Burns-Bohm’s Eudora hair salon resembles a living room. People arrive well in advance of their appointments to chat. Others just drop by for a few minutes of conversation. The amiable atmosphere reflects Burns-Bohm’s 50 years in hairdressing.
Youth Basketball registrations due
October 23, 2008
Youth basketball registration for Eudora Parks and Recreation is rapidly approaching its deadline. Sign up before Oct. 31 to guarantee a spot and to also avoid late fees.
Crop night planned
October 23, 2008
Eudora’s local community service sorority, Beta Sigma Phi, will have a crop night from 6 to 11 p.m. Nov. 7 at Eudora Middle School, 2635 Church St.
Former Green Beret to speak at KU
October 23, 2008
Mark Johnson, Eudora, a former Green Beret officer will speak at the Kansas University Union Bookstore at 3 p.m. Nov. 5.
EHS senior honored
October 23, 2008
Eudora High School senior JoAnna Male has been named a commended student in the 2009 National Merit Scholarship program.
Trunk-or-Treat
October 23, 2008
The Eudora United Methodist Church will have its annual Trunk or Treat from 4 to 5:30 p.m. Sunday, 2084 N. 1300 Rd.
Days Gone By
October 23, 2008
5 years ago FROM THE EUDORA NEWS October 2003 Douglas County Commissioner Charles Jones made an appeal to the Eudora City Council to support a resolution that would crack down on vicious dogs in the county, and, supporters hope, in turn drive away the people running and supporting dog fighting.
Kaws take down Cards
Eudora stopped on final drive, falls to 2-5 and 0-1 in district
October 23, 2008
The Eudora Cardinals may have accomplished a rarity Friday night. The Cardinals scored touchdowns on all but two of their possessions and never punted during the game. And yet, they still lost a 41-33 shootout at home to Perry-Lecompton.
Eudora mother of 3 killed in K-10 wreck
October 23, 2008
A 51-year-old Eudora woman has died from injuries she received in a two-vehicle accident Monday morning on Kansas Highway 10.
EHS takes 3rd at league, ready for sub-state on Saturday
October 23, 2008
The Eudora volleyball team seemed doomed against Spring Hill Saturday and, consequently, fated to end up in the consolation bracket at the Frontier League volleyball tournament.
Halloween to be celebrated in downtown
October 23, 2008
Construction on Main Street had caused the the Downtown Eudora Business Association to cancel a couple of events it had planned during the last few months, but all the orange safety cones couldn’t scare it out of celebrating Halloween.
Sprinting to the finish
Squads take 4th, 6th at league meet
October 23, 2008
Eudora cross country coach Paul Boone summed up his thoughts on the Cardinals performance at the Frontier League cross country meet last Thursday at Gardner.
Hugs take sting from day’s bites
October 23, 2008
There indeed is a silver lining to many clouds floating by, even on a rainy old Monday.
Hard work behind district’s success on assessments
October 23, 2008
Last week, Eudora USD 491 officials released the district’s remarkable accomplishments on the 2007-2998 state assessment tests. District students performed so well on the test that they not only easily achieved the critical Adequate Yearly Progress needed to avoid consequences from the 2001 No Child Left Behind federal legislation, but earned an astounding 18 of 24 possible standards of excellence available to the district.
Seniors want win on Senior Night
Gardner match rescheduled for 4 p.m. Friday
October 23, 2008
It will be the final home soccer match for six Eudora seniors Thursday night against Perry-Lecompton.
Candidates support Parents as Teachers
October 23, 2008
Candidates for seats in the Kansas House and Senate attended a gathering of families at a Parents As Teachers playgroup, expressing support for the program.
Teacher of the month prepares students for ‘global society’
October 23, 2008
For Eudora High School Spanish teacher Kim Lancaster, teaching Spanish is about more than her students learning that “beber,” means “to drink.”