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Aliyah Nicholas, age 2, of Kincaid, Kan., gained her angel wings at home on Monday, March 30, 2015, after battling Walker Warburg Syndrome.
She was born June 26, 2012, at Shawnee Mission Medical Center in Overland Park, Kan., the daughter of Quinnton and Tara Nicholas.
Aliyah was preceded in death by Grandpa Jeffrey Askins; Great-Grandpa Dean Spillman; Great-Grandpa Bill Beckmon; Great-Grandma Bernice Askins; Great-Grandma Lillie Nicholas; and Great-Grandpa Sam Milligan.
She is survived by her parents, Quinnton and Tara (Beckmon) Nicholas; two brothers, Daylan Nicholas and Quinton Colbert of Baton Rouge, La.; grandparents Randal and Marsha Beckmon of Kincaid; Grandma Cheryl Brown of Baton Rouge, La.; Uncle Nathan and Aunt Krissy Beckmon of Kincaid; Aunt Tawasha Nicholas of Baton Rouge, La.; Aunt Isheia Brown of Baton Rouge, La.; Uncle Chad Piper of Baton Rouge, La.; and a host of cousins, family, and friends.
Funeral service was held on Friday, April 3, 2015, at the Kincaid Selma United Methodist Church in Kincaid, Kan., with burial in Osage Valley Cemetery, rural Kincaid. Memorial contributions may be made to Aliyah’s Believers. Condolences may be sent to the family at www.feuerbornfuneral.com.

OBITUARIES

Wilhelmina “Billie” Rose Suddock

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  Linn County News Published Sept. 22, 2021   Wilhelmina “Billie” Rose Suddock, age 90, of Wichita, Kan., died Thursday, Sept. 16, 2021.  In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations to the Home Health & Hospice of Kansas. Rosary... [More]

Virgil Elmer Spencer 08-08-1939 to 09-17-2021

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      Published in the Linn County News Sept. 22, 2021   Virgil Elmer Spencer, age 82, Mound City, Kansas passed away Friday, Sept.17, 2021. He was born on August 8, 1939 in rural Mound City, Kan. the son of Elmer Allen and Thelma Barker Spencer. ... [More]

Troy E. Mitchell 06-22-1934 to 09-17-2021

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  Troy E. Mitchell, age 87, of Pleasanton, Kan. passed away in Overland Park, Kan.on Friday, Sept. 17, 2021.  Troy was born the son of Jesse James and Naomi Folsom Mitchell on June 23, 1934 in Kansas City, Kan.  He married Ruby Venable on October 4, 1951... [More]

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NEWS

SPECIAL: Student detained after bringing knife to school

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For immediate release: September 22, 2021 On September 21, 2021, The Linn County Sheriff’s Office was given information that a student at Pleasanton USD #344 was bringing a knife to school. Information led Deputies to believe that the student may want to harm others.... [More]

Commissioners address SRO funding

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  By JACKIE TAYLOR Linn County News jackielcn@linncountynews.net   After Linn County Sheriff Kevin Friend spoke on School Resource Officer (SRO) activity, County Commissioner Jim Johnson commented at their Monday meeting that the commissioners needed to clear... [More]

Pleasanton Council discusses annexation

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    By JACKIE TAYLOR Linn County News jackielcn@linncountynews.net   Continuing their discussion concerning annexation at their Monday meeting, the City Council spoke of Pleasanton resident Kimberly Campbell’s request for voluntary annexation... [More]

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SPORTS

Blu-Jays hope for first strike Friday

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    LINN COUNTY NEWS NEWSPAPERSRME@yahoo.com After losing their first three games, including by 30-6 at Uniontown last Friday, Pleasanton’s Blu-Jays will be looking to score first when they host Troy at 7 p.m. this Friday in a non-district matchup. “We... [More]

Prairie View football 3-0 after defeating Parsons, 38-14

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    LINN COUNTY NEWS holtadam82@yahoo.com The Prairie View football team continues to perform at a high level as they hosted Parsons on Sept. 17.  The Buffalos took control of the game early on both sides of the ball, which led to an eventual 38-14 victory.... [More]

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