• Blue Mound and Pleasanton T-Ball compete at Moran

  • Simmons new Clerk of the Court

  • Drennan promoted to KHP lieutenant

  • A letter from the heart

  • Award-winning work: ‘98 PHS grad wins big in broadcast media

NEWS

Simmons new Clerk of the Court

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Following the departure of former Clerk of the Court Kelly Gibson who will be at Mid-America Nazarene University, it was recently announced that Deputy Clerk of the Court Lori Simmons is now the new Linn County Clerk of the Court.   Simmons has been an employee of the... [More]

Grady’s Kids Bike Run to be held this weekend

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The 10th Annual Grady’s Kids Bike Run will be held this coming Saturday, July 23.   The event will begin with registration and breakfast at the Alibi Bar and Grill in La Cygne at 10 a.m. with a prayer and kickstands up at 11 a.m. To see the full article,... [More]

Drennan promoted to KHP lieutenant

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Hard work pays off – and Mark T. Drennan, KHP No.122, is a testament to that fact and was recognized by his employer, the Kansas Highway Patrol, when they promoted him to Lieutenant June 19, 2016.   His territory is now Linn, Anderson, Allen, Bourbon and Neosho... [More]

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SPORTS

Blue Mound and Pleasanton T-Ball compete at Moran

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The Blue Mound and Pleasanton T-Ball teams traveled to Moran on July 11 to compete in the Three Rivers League boys’ T-Ball Tournament. Both teams played hard, but both teams ended up being eliminated from the tournament without placing. To see the full article,... [More]

Linn County Fair chicken exhibit pullorum testing required

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If you are planning to exhibit poultry at the Linn County Fair, both 4-H and Open Class, you will need to take part in the pullorum-typhoid testing that will be taking place on July 21, 2016, from 10 a.m. to noon at the Linn County Fairgrounds. Here are the requirements for exhibiting... [More]

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COMMUNITY

Pleasanton church welcomes new pastor

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The Pleasanton Assembly of God church welcomed their new pastor this past week.   Cary Coffey is “getting his feet wet” as he says and has big plans for his new church. To see the full article, check out this week's edition of the Linn County News... [More]

Award-winning work: ‘98 PHS grad wins big in broadcast media

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Chris Bryant, a 1998 graduate of Pleasanton High School, has been named the recipient of 18 different awards in his field of work at KSPR in Springfield, Mo.    Following graduation from PHS, Bryant attended Dodge County Community College and then transferred to... [More]

A letter from the heart

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Jack Dewaard, a former Mound City resident who now resides in Blue Mound, vividly remembers the day they brought his little sister home from the hospital.   “I was riding in the back of a laundry truck my dad had at the time,” he recalls, “and I remember... [More]

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