David Oakes (Reporter)

David Oakes is a reporter for the Eudora News, a weekly newspaper affiliated with

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Virginia and Tom McGee say their archery activities keep them youthful. Tom, 87, has been bow hunting since he was about 55 years old, and Virginia, 85, has been shooting three-dimensional targets since she was 72 years old.

Randi Hacker, outreach coordinator at Kansas University’s Center for East Asian Studies, teaches Eudora Elementary School instructor Staci Mann’s third-grade class how to pronounce the names of the Chinese New Year birth animals. The lesson was part of a “Five Days of Chinese” outreach program.

Jeff Ingle, associate pastor at Eudora Baptist Church, leads the congregation in worship Sunday. It was the first worship service in the church’s new building.

Buildings sit empty in downtown Eudora between 714 and 724 Main St.

Sherry Lawrence, center, will receive her high school diploma today at the Eudora Community Learning Center. She visited with the learning center’s coordinator, Angie Miller, at left, and her husband, Norm, at right.

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