Eudora News and

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 March 10– March 16:

March 13, 1997, 16 years ago

Richard Labahn of Lawrence was hired in February as the city’s newest police officer.


March 13, 1968, 45 years ago

Mrs. Belle Dawson of Richmond, Missouri returned to her home after an extended visit with her sister, Mrs. Ora Neis of Weaver.


March 21, 1931, 82 years ago

A snow which began falling here last Friday night continued all day Saturday. The snow was  driven by a high wind and blocked the low places in the roads and highways and traffic was at a stand-still until Monday afternoon. The snow measured about 10 inches on the level.


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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