Archive for Thursday, October 30, 2008

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Cards beat Bulldogs, but left out of playoffs
October 30, 2008
Even in victory, the Eudora Cardinals sat in stunned silence in the locker room after the game. They’re 35-28 win over Baldwin on Senior Night was not good enough to get them into the playoffs.
Douglas County deputies plan check lane early Sunday morning
October 30, 2008
The Douglas County Sheriff’s Office will be conducting a driver’s license check lane between 1 a.m. and 4 a.m. Sunday, the law enforcement agency announced Thursday.
Neighbors team up to help coach stricken with cancer
October 30, 2008
With four athletically inclined children, it didn’t take Kirk Johnson long to become a part of the local sports scene after the family moved to De Soto in November 2003. But in May 2006, an unexpected diagnosis of colon cancer started to rewrite the script of Johnson’s life.
Soccer season ends with loss at regionals
October 30, 2008
The soccer season at Eudora High School has been full of teaching moments for the youth-laden squad.
Roger Pine discusses campaign issues
October 30, 2008
Roger Pine discusses the issues in his campaign for the Senate seat in Kansas’ 3rd District
Additional K-10 welcome after tragic week
October 30, 2008
The carnage on Kansas Highway 10 the past nine days defies easy explanation.
Identity theft prevention program adopted by City Council
October 30, 2008
The Eudora City Council at Monday night’s meeting adopted an identity theft prevention program. The program is pursuant to the Federal Trade Commission’s Red Flag Rule, which is designed to prevent and detect identity theft connected with the opening of city utility accounts.
Polls open Tuesday
October 30, 2008
Polls will be open from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Tuesday for elections.
Stephanie Kelton discusses campaign issues
October 30, 2008
Stephanie Kelton discusses issues in her campaign to represent the 38th Kansas House District.
Days Gone By
October 30, 2008
5 years ago FROM THE EUDORA NEWS October 2003 • Ervin and Lucille Yarnell celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with a family trip to Branson, Mo. Ervin L. Yarnell and Anna Lucille Collins married Oct. 4, 1953, in Bendavis, Mo.
Sub-state heartbreak
Volleyball season ends one win from state
October 30, 2008
Heading into the championship match of the 4A sub-state volleyball tournament last Saturday, Eudora had a higher seed, a home-court advantage and a 2-0 record this season against opponent Bishop Ward.
Holland, Pine face off for Senate seat in 3rd District
October 30, 2008
Two veteran legislators are going head-to-head for the Senate seat in Kansas’ 3rd District. Incumbent Republican Roger Pine has held the position since January 2005. His challenger is Tom Holland, a Democrat who since January 2003 has represented the 10th District in the Kansas House.
Super sophomores headed to state
Espinosa, Riemann qualify for Saturday’s meet at Wamego
October 30, 2008
Sophomores Ivan Espinosa and Kaya Riemann battled injuries for much of the season. But both have recovered and qualified for Saturday’s state meet at Wamego.
Economy heart of issue in congressional race
October 30, 2008
In the race for the 3rd District congressional seat, it’s no surprise the U.S. economy is a hot topic as Election Day approaches.
Brown, Kelton vie to represent 38th House District
October 30, 2008
One is the incumbent, a small-businessman and former teacher who wants to make his home district the best place to do business and raise a family. The other is an economist who has published dozens of articles on public policy issues. Both want to be elected to represent the 38th Kansas House District, a district that stretches from Johnson County to northeastern Douglas County.
Tom Holland discusses campaign issues
October 30, 2008
Tom Holland discusses the issues in his campaign for the Senate seat in Kansas’ 3rd District.
Engineer hired to redesign wall
October 30, 2008
The city of Eudora inched closer to concluding the Main Street wall dispute with the hiring of Lawrence-based Grob Engineering to improve the condition of the slumping retaining wall, which sits barricaded between 706 and 714 Main Street.
Anthony Brown discusses campaign issues
October 30, 2008
Anthony Brown discusses issues in her campaign to represent the 38th Kansas House District.
Back on track
Win against Santa Fe Trail has Cards back in playoff hunt
October 30, 2008
This particular team of Cardinals is not done flying just yet.