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This Week in Eudora History, will take a look back at some of the people, places and events, that shaped the history of this fine community. We will look at “the week that was” from times past.  This feature will appear online every Sunday.


For the dates of July 15 – July 21:

July 16, 1974, 38 years ago

A health clinic opened in the Eudora City Hall from 9:30 to 11:30 AM every third Tuesday of the month. This health clinic was for people 62 years and older, and allowed these residents to receive medical checkups.


July 17, 1991, 21 years ago

The Eudora Cardinal Cheerleaders came back from UCA Cheerleading Camp with good ratings and good news that Kari Ott and Angela Richardson were selected for the All-Star Cheerleaders. They had a chance to go to London, England for the Christmas Parade.


July 18, 1967, 45 years ago

Barbara Grosdidier in her second year of sewing in the 4-H sewing project, practiced for the Junior Style Revue. She made a knee-length skirt with a sleeveless jacket that hung loosely over a white long sleeve blouse.

Compiled from the Glenn Wineinger Newspaper collection at the Eudora Area Historical Society

Thanks to Catherine Fulks, an 8th grade student from Eudora for her work in compiling this feature. The Eudora Area Historical Society operates the Eudora Community Museum which is located in the former Nottingham Elementary School at 14th and Church Street. For more information about the Eudora Area Historical Society, you can find them on the City of Eudora’s website or check them out on Facebook.

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