Eric Gruber

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De Soto History/Exploring the Past
June 26, 2003
Pedal powered tourism
June 19, 2003
When 12-year-old Ali Wilcox and her father, Ed, were mapping out plans for the summer, they decided it would be fun to take a trip across Kansas.
Father’s Day returns to Doziers
June 12, 2003
Tom Dozier could have employed a simple formula for a calm and peaceful Father’s Day by having a quiet, empty house. But this year, his house will be more active than ever.
De Soto history
June 5, 2003
Exploring the past
May 22, 2003
Friends help Duncans survive graduation trifecta Sunday
May 22, 2003
Commencement can be a busy time for any parent who decides to shower a graduate with parties, honors and gifts. But an active Cat Booster’s family recently covered a lot of miles to make the ceremonies of three graduates, thanks to a little help from friends.
There are few easy moments in an Explorer’s life
May 8, 2003
Although a weekly newspaper may be free of the drudgery of daily deadlines, that doesn’t mean it doesn’t have hair-pulling stressors.
Career Day launches with a job well done
May 8, 2003
As students began filling the gymnasium at De Soto High School for career day, Harley Mostaffa was keeping watch, making sure everything ran smoothly. As event coordinator, he invested a lot of time and hard work on the project for his fellow students.
Exploring the Past
May 1, 2003
Going places
April 17, 2003
Roger Davis, 9, makes his way home from Starside Elementary School on 83rd Street. Davis said he was riding his scooter to a friend’s house after school let out

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