Archive for Thursday, February 12, 2009

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Commuter forecast, February 12, 2008
February 12, 2009
Clear roads should make for a very nice commute this morning. It will be a couple degrees above normal, but still a little chilly with temperatures around 30 degrees.
Agency mulls senior transportation needs
February 12, 2009
Mary Beem was her 93-year-old mother’s only means of transportation. But when the 67-year-old Beem recently was hospitalized for about a month, she had to find other ways for her mother to make it to doctor’s appointments and go shopping for groceries. “We were lucky enough that we had people who could help us out, but not everyone does,” she said.
Neighbors: Randy Ates
February 12, 2009
Occupation: Fire Chief Family: Wife of 10 years, Carrie Place of birth: Natchitoches, La.
Coffee Talk named 2008 business of year
February 12, 2009
There was a look of frozen shock on the faces of Coffee Talk owners David and DeeAnn Alvarez Saturday night when they were named the Eudora Chamber of Commerce’s Business of the Year for 2008. “We were surprised and not expecting it at all,” DeeAnn said.
5 questions: Councilwoman named person of the year
February 12, 2009
Eudora City Councilwoman Lori Fritzel was named the 2008 Eudora Chamber of Commerce Person of the Year.
Traffic study results discussed
February 12, 2009
The Douglas County Commission, as well as the Eudora City Council and Eudora Planning Commissionm heard from BG Consultants on the results of a study on Douglas County Road 1061 and Eudora’s Main Street.
City council awards wastewater bids
February 12, 2009
The Eudora City Council on Monday awarded a bid for work on wastewater improvements.
Briefly in sports
February 12, 2009
The Eudora boys junior varsity squad beat Louisburg last Friday night at home, 43-34.
Chiefs making right offseason moves
February 12, 2009
It seems the Kansas City Chiefs are making all the right moves.
Back on top
Girls beat Louisburg 50-33, end losing streak
February 12, 2009
After losing four in a row, Eudora girls basketball coach Ryan Luke had a stern message to his team during practice last week. He wasn’t talking about just beating Louisburg. He was talking about making it to state.
Cards sweep triangular, ready for league meet
February 12, 2009
Ask any coach of any sport what’s a good indicator of how a game will play out and he or she will often say the warm-up.
Sluggish second half dooms Cardinals, 60-43
February 12, 2009
The Eudora boys scored as many points in the second half – 17 – as Louisburg did in the first seven minutes of the third quarter. Eudora coach Kyle Deterding had a simple enough explanation.
Days Gone By
February 12, 2009
12 years ago FROM THE EUDORA NEWS February 1997 Attorney General Carla Stovall was a guest speaker at Eudora Middle School and later at Eudora High School. Stovall was the first woman to be the attorney general in Kansas.