• Prairie View girls are 5-1 with victories over Santa Fe Trail and Iola

  • Pleasanton girls improve to 3-2

  • First Christian Church welcomes new student, worship pastor

  • Students bring carols and joy to the Residencies

  • Pleasanton USDA water main replacement project reaches Main Street

NEWS

Pleasanton USDA water main replacement project reaches Main Street

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Pleasanton residents may notice partial street closings appearing along Main Street in the coming weeks. The blockades are a result of 12-inch and eight-inch water mains currently being installed along the street. The installation is part of the USDA water main replacement project... [More]

Mound City ambulance to move

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After learning that Mound City is understaffed to man the AMR ambulance housed at the fire station, the commissioners approved removing the ambulance from the station and rewriting the AMR contract to show an $11,000 decrease. With discussion beginning last week after continued... [More]

Rest area truck traffic still causing property damage

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Confusing markings directing trucks into the Trading Post rest area continue to be an issue almost four years after the rest area was built and many complaints later. Kirby Murray, representing his father L.D., spoke to the commissioners concerning huge tire ruts created after... [More]

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SPORTS

Pleasanton girls improve to 3-2

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After going 1-2 at the Linn County Tournament, the Pleasanton girls’ basketball team went 2-0 the following week against Crest and Uniontown. The Lady Jays had their first home game of the season against Crest on Dec. 16. Pleasanton got off to a great start with a 21-4... [More]

Prairie View girls are 5-1 with victories over Santa Fe Trail and Iola

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The Prairie View girls’ varsity team is now 5-1 heading into Christmas break with their only loss being to Drexel in the Linn County Tournament. This past week the girls picked up two home victories over Santa Fe Trail and Iola. The Lady Buffs had their home opener against... [More]

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COMMUNITY

Christmas Events list:

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La Cygne: On Dec. 25, the La Cygne library will host a free-will Christmas breakfast from 7 to 10 a.m. Mound City: On Dec. 24, the Christmas Eve candlelight service will take place at 6 p.m. at the Mound City Methodist Church. On Dec. 24, the Christmas Eve children’s pageant... [More]

First Christian Church welcomes new student, worship pastor

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First Christian Church in Pleasanton recently welcomed Zach Klein as the new student and worship pastor. Klein, his wife, Alex, and their two daughters moved to the area last month from Green Bay, Wis., a city of over 100,000 people. Moving to a rural town sparked major changes... [More]

Students bring carols and joy to the Residencies

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A group of character ambassador students from Pleasanton Elementary visited the Residencies last Wednesday, hoping to bring holiday cheer and comfort to elderly residents. Paula Dickens, a program leader, shared that the ambassador program is a new undertaking for the school,... [More]

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