Archive for Thursday, April 2, 2009

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EHS baseball, softball rained out
April 2, 2009
Eudora High’s baseball and softball games Thursday at Gardner have been rained out. The doubleheaders have been rescheduled for 4:30 p.m. Friday at Gardner.
Commuter forecast, April 2, 2009
April 2, 2009
We’re looking at wet conditions on the roads this morning. We’ll have winds out of the north between 20-30 mph. No construction delays are expected.
Neighbors: Ron Abel
April 2, 2009
Occupation: Assistant principal, Eudora High School; Principal, Eudora - De Soto Technical Education Center.
School board approves social services contracts
April 2, 2009
At a special meeting Monday of the USD 491 Board of Education, the first social services to be funded by the Safe Schools Healthy Students grant were approved.
Sunflower State Games announces lineup
April 2, 2009
A record 43 sports will be offered to Kansas residents for competition in the 20th anniversary of the Sunflower State Games in 2009.
Town-hall meeting on tap
April 2, 2009
The Leavenworth County Republican Party Central Committee will conduct a town hall meeting from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Monday, April 6, at the Riverfront Community Center in Leavenworth.
County clerk encourages voters to participate in Tuesday’s elections
April 2, 2009
Douglas County Clerk Jamie Shew discussed Tuesday’s upcoming city and school district elections and the importance of a strong turnout by Eudora’s 3,817 registered voters.
Youth football and cheerleading registrations
April 2, 2009
The Eudora Youth Football and Cheerleading Association will have sign-ups from 6 to 8 p.m April 17 and from 9 a.m. to noon April 18 at the Eudora Community Center, 1630 Elm St.
Scouting news
April 2, 2009
Eudora Boy Scout Troop 64 camped out March 20 at Charles Slaughter’s farm, southeast of Eudora. Scouts had an evening campfire with a skit, stories and jokes and spent a good night with only a few sprinkles of rain.
Softball hopes for return to state
April 2, 2009
The Eudora softball team hopes to finish the season exactly where it did two years ago in the state championship game. But coach Cara Kimberlin isn’t looking that far ahead just yet.
State tourney caps EHS girls season
April 2, 2009
Looking back, the 2008-2009 Eudora girls basketball team undoubtedly has a lot to be proud of.
Mayoral forum accents contrasts
April 2, 2009
Candidates for mayor of Eudora Tom Pyle, Scott Hopson and Jean Farmer differed greatly on just about every issue during Thursday’s candidate forum.
Council candidates discuss growth
April 2, 2009
The growth of Eudora was the most talked about topic at Thursday’s Eudora City Council candidate forum, which was sponsored by the Eudora Chamber of Commerce.
Ballock sets school record in 300 hurdles
April 2, 2009
The Eudora track season got underway Tuesday at Wellsville, and junior hurdler Justin Ballock set the school record in the 300-meter hurdles with a time of 40.2 seconds.
Eudora sports briefs
April 2, 2009
Ballock, Bricker named to all-league teams
Texas Hold’em Fundraiser
April 2, 2009
The Eudora Chamber of Commerce will have a Texas Hold ‘Em Poker tournament at 7 p.m. April 24 at Fall Leaf Farms, 22652 Alexander Rd.
Free bingo night
April 2, 2009
The Eudora Community of Christ Life Center will have a free bingo night at 7 p.m. Saturday at the Eudora Community Center, 1630 Elm St.
Days Gone By
April 2, 2009
April 1998 The Eudora Planning Commission took steps to pave the way for Meadowlark subdivision just north and east of the high school. The development was to be a total of 61 lots on 33 acres. The first phase would have 31 lots.
Eight is enough
Cardinals top Thunder, 8-6, in season opener
April 2, 2009
Bryan Kindle had waited far too long for this opportunity.
Eudora couple building boats for Coast Guard
April 2, 2009
When she orders parts for the Midwest Rescue Airboat company she and her husband, Matt, own, Cathy Cain said she often gets the same response. “They say, ‘You’re building what where?’” Cathy said. “We get that a lot. “People associate airboats with Florida, Louisiana and Texas. They can’t believe we’re building airboats in Kansas.”