Erin Barcomb

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Opening the doors for tradition
Old Holy Family Catholic Church open Sunday for community caroling
December 9, 2004
The old Holy Family Catholic Church, at Ninth and Church streets, will open its doors at 6 p.m. Sunday for caroling.
City leaders hope to make pay scale competitive with nearby cities
December 9, 2004
City leaders are hoping a new pay scale will help Eudora attract and retain quality employees.
Eudora gets lit
City turns on new holiday decorations
December 2, 2004
Downtown Eudora was eerily dark Sunday night until about 6 p.m. Then the street was illuminated with candy canes, snowflakes, candles and other reminders of the holiday season.
Auto body students driven to please
Class flooded with customers’ cars used for hands-on learning
December 2, 2004
The students repair cars for the cost of materials plus a requested donation to the program. Although the program has more than enough projects — Daniel fields calls from potential customers at home as late as 10 o’clock at night and on weekends — the instructor said he was always looking for projects that had something to teach the students.
Nursing center pharmacist’s legacy
December 2, 2004
Oleson, who went by the nickname “Ole,” died Tuesday at the age of 88.
Time again for Late Night to usher in winter sports season
December 2, 2004
Modeled after other Late Night events like the one at nearby Kansas University, the pep rally aims to get fans riled up for the Eudora basketball and wrestling teams.
Career Crescendo
From gigs at CPA to winning a CMA, long career in music pays off for Eudora native
November 24, 2004
Darran Smith, a 1978 Eudora High School graduate, won a CMA Award for producing the Single of the Year, “Live Like You Were Dying.” A guitarist for Tim McGraw’s band, Smith, along with Byron Gallimore and McGraw, produced the song. Smith was nominated twice last year.
Sitting pretty
Eudoran competing for Miss Kansas USA
November 24, 2004
The Eudora woman is competing Saturday and Sunday in the Miss Kansas USA Pageant in Overland Park.
Help available to deal with energy costs
November 11, 2004
The Eudora Ministerial Alliance offers emergency help with utility bills. For questions or to donate to the cause, call the Rev. Jeff Shepardson at Eudora United Methodist Church at 542-3200.
City staff directed to continue taking ‘appropriate action’ on issue of suspended fire chief
November 11, 2004
Eudora city leaders announced Monday night they were still in the process of dealing with the employment status of the city’s suspended fire chief, Spencer McCabe.

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