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Commuter forecast for August 20, 2009
August 20, 2009
As routine roadwork continues, you can expect to see the same minor delays that have been plaguing your morning commute the last few days. The rain from early this morning should mostly be past our area so the roads should be dry.
Neighbors: Shelley Dougherty
August 20, 2009
Occupation: Assistant principal, Eudora Elementary School
5 Questions: Eudora Elementary School Principal talks transportation
August 20, 2009
Eudora Elementary School Principal Jan Irby discussed ways to make picking up and dropping off students at the new school easier.
College notes
August 20, 2009
Matthew Abel, Eudora, was named a Dean’s Scholar at Northern Oklahoma College in Enid, Okla., for the spring 2009 semester.
Eudora Library recognizes summer reading participants
August 20, 2009
The Eudora Public Library has wrapped up its “Be Creative @ Your Library” 2009 Summer Reading Program.
EHS teacher attends Bill of Rights Institute
August 20, 2009
Eudora High School teacher Robyn Kelso was one of 25 social studies teachers from across the country the Bill of Rights Institute welcomed on July 14 to16 to Washington, D.C.
USD 491 plans for possible H1N1 outbreak
August 20, 2009
To some, the H1N1 virus might be a relic of spring 2009. But a contingent of Douglas County public and private school leaders — including Eudora USD 491 Superintendent Don Grosdidier — met Aug. 11 with Lawrence-Douglas County Health Department officials to decide how to go about vaccinating children should an outbreak occur this fall
3rd annual Furry Friends Day at Eudora Aquatic Center
August 20, 2009
The Eudora Parks and Recreation Department will have its third annual Furry Friends day from 5 to 6:30 p.m. Sept. 7 at the Eudora Aquatic Center, 1630 Elm St.
Benefit concert will be Saturday in CPA Park
August 20, 2009
Rockin’ for the Wildside, a benefit concert Saturday in CPA Park, will raise money for the causes of two area organizations.
New school earns rave reviews at Meet Your Teacher event
August 20, 2009
As Christine Yoder greeted Eudora Elementary School Principal Jan Irby during a sneak peak of the new $27 million facility, Yoder’s son Brayden Yoder-Mulkey rushed to the two women and made it known that he was less than disappointed to be three days away from the first day of school.
Days Gone By
August 20, 2009
August 1997 The Eudora school district approved the budget on a 5-1 vote.
USD 491 approves budget
August 20, 2009
The Eudora USD 491 Board of Education unanimously approved the 2009-2010 budget after a public hearing that preceded Thursday’s board meeting.