• La Cygne students ‘Get Dramatic’

  • Linn County Balloons for Babies Fun Run

  • Injury accident on K-31 sends two to hospital

  • Woman killed in train accident

  • Buffalos defeat Wellsville in defensive battle in overtime

NEWS

Mound City to nursing home: MC Hospital District formation already in place

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As planning began to be implemented adding townships to a proposed Prescott Country View Nursing Home hospital district, the commissioners and public were reminded that Mound City and Paris Townships are already included in a proposed hospital district that was all but formed... [More]

Injury accident on K-31 sends two to hospital

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An accident involving two vehicles occurred last Friday, on K-31, west of Blue Mound. According to the Kansas Highway Patrol crash log, emergency responders were dispatched to the scene around 11 a.m., where they learned a Freightliner truck, driven by Brian C. Broom of Manford,... [More]

Woman killed in train accident

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Train traffic is nothing new at the Market St. crossing east of Casey’s in La Cygne, and Tuesday, Sept. 2, at approximately 5:30 p.m., that crossing was the location of an accident that left one woman dead after she accidentally walked in front of a train. According to... [More]

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SPORTS

Jayhawk football falls in opener to Christ Prep

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Halfway through the third quarter, Jayhawk-Linn arguably “had a prayer” against Christ Prepatory Academy Saturday afternoon. But a Patriot 61-yard, 11-play scoring drive in the third quarter essentially decided the football contest, ascending Christ Prep to a 26-2... [More]

Pleasanton volleyball sweeps Bronaugh in home opener

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The Pleasanton volleyball team hosted Bronaugh on Sept. 2. The Blu-Jays had no problems with Bronaugh defeating them in two sets 25-6 and 25-17. “We came out and played really well in the first set. I knew we could get some players in the match who don’t get a lot... [More]

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COMMUNITY

La Cygne students ‘Get Dramatic’

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The Kansas Creative Arts Industries Commission has granted La Cygne Elementary School funds toward a two-week drama residency. Drama teacher and performer Jo Ho began her residency this past Monday. She is teaching students the four “Get Dramatic” rules: focus, listening,... [More]

Linn County Balloons for Babies Fun Run

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The Linn County Balloons for Babies Fun Run took place Saturday, Sept. 6, in Mound City at the ball park. Several people turned out to participate. After the run, community members gathered around the parking lot to release balloons in memory of infants who died before birth... [More]

Red Hatters visit the museum

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Sherrial Dulin of Louisburg accompanied 11 of the “Scarlet Belles” club of Louisburg on a tour of the Linn County Museum in Pleasanton Aug. 27. They were pleased to learn about the history of Linn County and marveled at the resource material in the Genealogy Library.... [More]

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