Eudora News and Information –

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.

For the dates of June 15 to June 21:

June 19, 1997, 17 years ago

Superintendent Dan Bloom resigned from his position after being offered the position of assistant superintendent in charge of business in the Kansas City, Kansas school district.


June 16, 1976, 38 years ago

Trefz Turquoise Gems expanded into the Trefz variety store on Main Street. The store was operated by Miss Annette Trefz, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Wilfred Trefz and Carl Trefz.


June 18, 1936, 78 years ago

The I.G.A. team took first place from the Eudora Oil Co. team and led the baseball game league with a 4-0 record.

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

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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