Archive for Thursday, April 9, 2009

All stories

Cardinals sweep Bulldogs
April 9, 2009
The Eudora baseball and softball teams enjoyed blowout victories over Anderson County Thursday in Eudora.
Commuter forecast, April 9, 2009
April 9, 2009
Temperatures are starting in the 40s this morning. We’ll likely see some rain and strong winds from the east today.
LMH waiting for resolution of water suit; trial set for May 18
April 9, 2009
Although Lawrence Memorial Hospital has hired an architect, they will not move forward with construction of a primary care facility until the City of Eudora’s lawsuit with Douglas County Rural Water District No. 4 has been resolved. The Eudora Planning Commission during an April 1 meeting decided to allow LMH a one-year extension of the preliminary plat for the 10,000-square-foot facility it plans to build on the southeast corner of the Kansas Highway 10 interchange.
Eudora sports briefs
April 9, 2009
Epperson, Scott named to Journal-World first team
Back Snack program will be welcome in recession
April 9, 2009
Last month, Eudora USD 491 Superintendent Don Grosdidier told the school board the district had applied to bring the Back Snack program to Eudora. The program started in the Kansas City metropolitan area in 2004 is organized by the food bank Harvesters. It provides food on weekends to some students on free and reduced lunch.
Cards split against Blazers
April 9, 2009
There stood Miranda Cobell. All wrapped up with ice packs on her arm and shoulder.
Boys’ bats silenced in GEHS sweep
April 9, 2009
It’s pretty hard to win games when you don’t score a run in 14 innings
Neighbors: John Fiore
April 9, 2009
Occupation: Business services sales supervisor, Sunflower Broadband. Family: Wife, Jennifer, and daughter, 18-month-old Miranda
Texas Hold’em Fundraiser
April 9, 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.
Community Center Update
April 9, 2009
The morning exercise class is from 8:15 to 9:15 a.m. every Tuesday and Thursday at the Community Center. Price is just $40 for an eight-week session.
5 Questions: Parks and rec ready to roll
April 9, 2009
Eudora Parks and Recreation Director Tammy Hodges is getting ready for spring and summer. On a typical summer day, about 200 to 300 people use the community center, while about 250 people will use the aquatic center.
Hopson wins mayoral race
April 9, 2009
Scott Hopson unseated incumbent mayor of Eudora Tom Pyle by nearly 200 votes Tuesday, garnering 464 votes compared to 277 votes for Pyle. Jean Farmer finished with 46 votes.
Ability to relate a strength for EHS teacher
12:00 a.m., April 9, 2009 Updated 01:09 p.m.
Eudora High School instructor Erik Peltzman didn’t initially want to be a teacher. In fact, he didn’t even want to go to college. But after a talk with his father, he decided to go to college and become a pediatrician because he wanted his work to make a difference in the lives of others. Though he didn’t become a doctor, he has made a difference.
Days Gone By
April 9, 2009
April 2004 • Staff Sgt. Kurt Hopson of the U.S. Army’s 1st Infantry Division (Big Red One) was serving in Balad, Iraq, north of Baghdad. Hopson was overseeing 10 soldiers working perimeter security. Hopson began his one-year tour in Iraq in February.
Youth football and and cheerleading registrations
April 9, 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.