Archive for Thursday, July 10, 2008

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Organizers of Eudora race hope for better turnout than a year ago
July 10, 2008

Five kilometers equates to three and one-tenth miles.

Community calendar
July 10, 2008
Local events for the week of July 10-16.
District to form committee to select architect finalists
July 10, 2008
Should voters approve the district’s $75 million bond resolution in November, the De Soto USD 232 Board of Education might select a different architectural firm to complete the projects.
Teachers, board agree on 4.9 percent raise
July 10, 2008
The De Soto USD 232 Board of education Monday ratified a contract with the De Soto Teacher’s Association, calling for an overall salary increase of 4.9 percent.
Water discussion will benefit from public input
July 10, 2008
In the coming weeks the De Soto City Council will schedule a workshop on its water utility options. Although it has yet to settle on a date, council members have said they want to hear what the residents have to say at the workshop.
Pancake feed to help replenish Multi-Service Center food pantry
July 10, 2008
There was plenty of room on the shelves at the De Soto Multi-Service Center’s food pantry Tuesday for more food.
Golden girl
Former Wildcat standout enjoyed first year at U of Akron, hopes for more opportunities in 2008
July 10, 2008

Akron, Ohio - former home of LeBron James, current home of Jackie Goleman. Although the two athletes may differ in the degree of their stardom, they do share the experience of grooming athletic ability in Akron.

Football exits league play boasting one of top records
July 10, 2008

In what seemed like a microcosm of this summer’s 7-on-7 passing league hosted by De Soto, the Wildcats’ Clinton Davis, a defensive back, registered an interception during Ottawa’s first offensive series and took it back about 15 yards for a score.

Bugeaters know no stress
July 10, 2008
I ate a bug recently. And it was voluntary.
College notes for July 10
July 10, 2008
Four De Soto students were among those at Kansas State University earning honors for the spring semester.
Sheriff’s report
July 10, 2008
Reports for the week of July 1-8.
The eephus pitch
July 10, 2008

This time of year in baseball, rumors swirl like a toilet bowl on St. Patrick’s Day.

Canoe race on
July 10, 2008

The canoe race from Eudora to De Soto is scheduled to take place as planned this week.

Neighbors
July 10, 2008
De Soto United Methodist Church’s U.M.W. is looking for officers for 2009.
Inspection program working, officials say
July 10, 2008
Although more than half the rental units failed to pass on first visits, De Soto city officials say the six-month-old rental inspection program is working with good cooperation with landlords.