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After one month, the Royals are in first place. How do you think they'll finish the season?

Response Percent
Win the A.L. Central
 
44%
Miss the playoffs
 
27%
Win the A.L. wild card
 
22%
Win the Pennant
 
2%
Win the World Series
 
2%
Total 36
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Eudora-De Soto baseball, softball games moved to Monday
May 7, 2009
The Eudora High baseball and softball games against De Soto originally scheduled for Tuesday have been moved to Monday at the 3 and 2 Sports Complex in Shawnee. The games will begin at 4:30 p.m.
Eudora-St. James softball game moved to Saturday
May 7, 2009
The Eudora-St. James softball game has been rescheduled for 10 a.m. Saturday at the Mid-America softball fields.
House votes for 2.75 percent across-the-board state budget cut; bill goes to Gov. Parkinson
May 7, 2009
A bipartisan plan to implement a 2.75 percent across-the-board cut to the state budget was given final approval today and sent to Gov. Mark Parkinson for his consideration
Tornado watch issued for area
01:57 p.m., May 7, 2009 Updated 03:23 p.m.
The National Weather Service has issued a tornado watch until 8 p.m. for five counties in Kansas, including Douglas.
Commuter forecast, May 7, 2009
May 7, 2009
Highway 24 near Grantville is down to one lane for the day. You can also expect some routine road work on the west side of Kansas City.
5 Questions: Health department suggests vigilance over paranoia
May 7, 2009
Barbara Schnitker, director of nurses at the Lawrence-Douglas County Health Department, said though there are some unknowns about the swine flu, or H1N1 flu virus, simple steps can be taken to avoid it.
Neighbors: Richard Campbell
May 7, 2009
Occupation: Owner of Hi-Tech Antifreeze Family: Wife, Janet, and children, Sam, Kelly and Max.
Health department suggests vigilance over paranoia
May 7, 2009
Barbara Schnitker, director of nurses at the Lawrence-Douglas County Health Department, said though there are some unknowns about the swine flu, or H1N1 flu virus, simple steps can be taken to avoid it.
Kindergarten instructor named teacher of month
May 7, 2009
The end of the year is the part that Nottingham Elementary kindergarten teacher Stephanie Green really enjoys, but not because it means the year is over.
Two in the top-5
Eudora girls 2nd, boys 3rd at De Soto Invitational
May 7, 2009
Just one more team point from the Eudora boys track team and the Cardinals would have notched a pair of second-place finishes at the De Soto Invitational.
Downtown festivities set May 23
May 7, 2009
The Eudora Chamber of Commerce and the Downtown Eudora Business Association will celebrate the grand re-opening of downtown Eudora May 23.
EHS students attend job olympics
May 7, 2009
Eudora High School students attended Job Olympics at Johnson County Community College. Johnson County Job Olympics is a competition developed to promote transition and employability skills for high school students.
EHS Spring Musical
May 7, 2009
The EHS 2009 spring musical, “Godspell” will be performed at 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday in the Eudora Middle School auditorium.
Eudora sports briefs
May 7, 2009
Cardinal Basketball Camp dates announced
West students enjoy fresh take on snacks
May 7, 2009
It’s not hard for fifth-grader Griffin Katzenmeier to come up with an answer for what he likes about the Fresh Fruits and Vegetable Program at West Elementary School. “It’s food, and I like food,” he said, as though his response was a given.
Vanum suit still pending
May 7, 2009
Former Eudora City Administrator Cheryl Beatty said in January that the city’s lawsuit with Vanum Construction likely would be settled at the end of March. However, Curt Tideman, the city’s attorney, said arbitration will not begin until June 23 and will last until June 26.
College notes
May 7, 2009
Jennifer Kristine Tyler, Eudora, is one of 57 baccalaureate nurse graduates of the Washburn University School of Nursing who will be honored during a recognition and pinning ceremony at 5:30 p.m. May 16 at White Concert Hall on the WU campus.