88° A Few Clouds
See complete forecast
By Mark Boyle
March 5, 2010
Comment on this
Although money in the district budget is tight, Eudora High School is considering building a new stadium. School officials believe the facility upgrade is long overdue.
Copy and paste the link:
Is smart to lay off teachers and build a new stadium at the same time?
Need a new stadium because of cell phones? Huh? I don't follow, kids practice and text at the same time?
Don't get me wrong, I'm all for a new stadium. When we were kids in Eudora we had to be bused to Baldwin in the summer just to go swimming and play tennis.THANKS to a younger mayor, that changed for the next generation. I just don't understand the cell phone angle.
I could be wrong, but I think the comment about the cell phones was a continuation of his statement about how long it takes the kids to get to the track after school since it's not located on the same campus, and because of school traffic and other distractions. The reporter had just made the comment about the kids' safety before the coach made the cell phone statement.
There must be something wrong with the law that lets school districts spend this kind of money on capital outlay when teachers and programs are getting the axe. What are those folks in Topeka doing?
Commenting has been disabled for this item.
URL Paste this into an e-mail or IM
Embed Paste this into your blog or website
March 5, 2010
New KU crime statistics released March 5, 2010
Parkinson announces more cuts March 5, 2010
Eudora working toward new stadium March 5, 2010
Cancer survivor speaks out on tobacco March 5, 2010
Students attempt to tackle downtown munchies March 5, 2010
Airport security getting upgrade March 5, 2010
Overnight weather for March 5, 2010 March 5, 2010
Border battle closes out regular season March 5, 2010
Lady Jayhawks to honor seniors March 5, 2010
Lady Firebirds advance to state March 5, 2010
Basehor boys continue title defense March 5, 2010
KU baseball plays home opener March 5, 2010
Find more businesses on Marketplace
Arts & Entertainment ·