Archive for Thursday, March 5, 2009

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Main Street partially closed Friday for repaving
March 5, 2009
Main Street will be partially closed throughout Friday because asphalt will be laid on the stretch of Main Street between Seventh and Eighth streets.
Commuter forecast, March 5, 2009
March 5, 2009
There are no adverse conditions affecting this morning’s commute. A south wind could push your car around on the highway, but nothing serious is expected.
EHS counselor’s quartet sees success
March 5, 2009
Eudora High School guidance counselor Paul Walrod and his vocal quartet The Boys of the Fort have had a good year so far. Walrod said he hopes the exposure they’ve received in 2009 makes for an even better 2010.
Diner keeping retirees busy
March 5, 2009
It’s not a stretch to say it’s not exactly the best time to open a business. However, that’s what Anthony Ferrara and David Jenkins did Feb. 2 when the opened Anthony’s Diner, 10 W. Ninth St.
5 questions: Nottingham Elementary School names teacher of the year
March 5, 2009
Nottingham Elementary School first-grade teacher Becky Topil was named NES teacher of the year. She has been teaching in Eudora for two years, and for 29 years overall.
Neighbors: Bonnie Freeland
March 5, 2009
Occupation: Proprietor, Madame Hatter’s Tea Room Family: Husband, Mark, and daughter, Stephanie
Chamber sets forum schedule
March 5, 2009
The Eudora Chamber of Commerce mapped out a number of chamber-sponsored events for the first half of the year, with the first of which being candidate forums. The forums will take place at 7 p.m. March 24 and 26 at Eudora City Hall, 4 E. 7th St.
Personal property assessment forms due
March 5, 2009
Douglas County taxpayers have until March 16 to file their 2009 personal property assessment forms.
Sebelius’ nomination compliment to state
March 5, 2009
On Monday, President Barack Obama named Kansas Gov. Kathleen Sebelius his nominee for secretary of U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. Although she must still be confirmed by the U.S. Senate, those in the state she is leaving behind and who twice elected her governor by comfortable margins are left to wonder if we should feel jilted or honored. The answer is probably a little of both.
One and done
Boys fall 56-47 in first round to De Soto
March 5, 2009
As the stream of Eudora players exited the locker room Monday night at De Soto, red eyes and sad expressions on seniors Zach Bryant and Kyle Swanson’s faces told the outcome of the game they had just played.
Salzman takes 6th at state
March 5, 2009
This year the Eudora Cardinals didn’t leave the state wrestling tournament in Salina empty handed.
Eudora Schools Foundation establishes fund
March 5, 2009
Just as high school sports teams are supported financially by parent-run organizations such as the 12th Man and the Diamond Club, the Eudora Schools Foundation supports students in Eudora USD 491.
Eudora submitting projects for federal funding
March 5, 2009
After a meeting with state and county representative, Eudora city officials have decided which projects to submit to the state for federal funds made available as part of President Obama’s American Recovery Act.
Days Gone By
March 5, 2009
March 1998 Jim and Martha Carpenter took possession of the Farmers Elevator, a 145,000-bushel capacity grain storage facility. The name changed to Eudora Feed and Grain.
Cards top Broncs, advance to second round of sub-state
March 5, 2009
Evan Folks had started a few games for Eudora this season and she got the call again in Eudora’s first round sub-state match with Spring Hill Tuesday night at Eudora.