Archive for Thursday, March 26, 2009

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Eudora in winter storm watch
March 26, 2009
Winter storm moving in from Colorado
Commuter forecast, March 26, 2009
March 26, 2009
This morning’s commute will be quiet, but a significant storm system is heading our way. We could see a wintry mix settling over us for the weekend. Delays at MCI are expected.
No seatbelt law equals no grant for Kansas
March 26, 2009
The state of Kansas is in danger of losing out on an $11.2 million grant if it doesn’t pass a primary seatbelt law soon.
5 questions: Therapist touts health screenings
March 26, 2009
Lisa Foltz, who is a licensed physical therapist assistant with Bloom and Associates Therapy, 924 Locust St., is offering free functional health screens. Call 542-3333 for more information.
Free bingo night
March 26, 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.
Scouting for food
March 26, 2009
Cub Scout Pack 3064 and Boy Scout Troop 64, along with the Eudora Girl Scouts, 4-H’ers, members of the Holy Family Catholic Church confirmation class and the Eudora United Methodist youth group will be participating in the 22nd annual Scouting-for-Food food drive Saturday in Eudora.
Eudoran finishes basic training
March 26, 2009
Air Force Airman Ashley N. Burns has graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base, San Antonio, Texas.
Days Gone By
March 26, 2009
March 1997 Kansas First Lady Linda Graves was a guest at Eudora West Elementary School. Principal Rod Moyer arranged the visit.
Baptist church to break ground
12:00 a.m., March 26, 2009 Updated 03:16 p.m.
With its inclusion in the city of Eudora’s lawsuit with Douglas County Rural Water District No. 4 behind it, the First Southern Baptist Church of Eudora now can start worrying about the typical things that can slow down construction of new facilities, such as inclement weather. “We’re praying for a spring with some rain, but we don’t need any gully-washers in April,” Wood said.
Neighbors: Matt Montgomery
March 26, 2009
Occupation: Owner and operator of DC Custom Crafted Cycles, 726 Main St.
Strength in numbers
Twelve seniors look to lead veteran EHS club
March 26, 2009
If strength is in numbers, then the 2009 Eudora baseball team could be pretty strong as this year’s club features 12 seniors.
Businesses provide second home for prom dresses
March 26, 2009
Prom might be memorable, but Heather Noble thinks it can also be wasteful when times are tough.
Council approves 2009 budget amendment
March 26, 2009
The Eudora City Council decided to amend the 2009 budget after a public hearing at Monday night’s meeting.
Wrestlers ahead of the curve in ’09
March 26, 2009
The Eudora 2008-2009 wrestling squad was one of the youngest that coach Bill DeWitt has had at Eudora.
Track team still taking shape
March 26, 2009
Three weeks into practice, it’s still a little early to tell what the 2009 Eudora track team will look like.
Bull riding the perfect sport for Eudora teen
March 26, 2009
In the seconds before the gate swings open, Caleb Hines is focused and yet a little bit on edge.
All-Night Prom
March 26, 2009
The All-Night Prom fundraising committee is selling raffle tickets for a chance to win a side of beef.
USD 491 board hopefuls differ on few topics
March 26, 2009
The four candidates who attended the Eudora Chamber of Commerce-sponsored forum for USD 491 Board of Education candidates showed themselves to be like-minded in most cases. In the view of Superintendent of Schools Don Grosdidier, that’s not a bad thing.