LeROY E. NINEMIRE

LeROY E. NINEMIRE
LeRoy E. Ninemire, age 81, of Winfield, Kan., died Thursday, Feb. 28, 2013, at Wichita, Kan. He was born March 6, 1931, in Concordia, Kan., to Ernest and Mary Ninemire. He is survived by cousins: John (Betty) Ninemire, Riverside, Calif.; Eldon (Pam) Ninemire, Denton, Kan.; Marion Ninemire, California; Leo (Mary Lou) Ninemire and Rhea Mansfield, Concordia, Kan.;  Bernice Holsted, Lakeland, Fla. There will be no services. Inurnment at a later date. Nutter Mortuary is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences may be sent to nuttermortuary@yahoo.com.

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NEWS

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SPORTS

Acree captures state medal

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The American Legion scored a run in the top of the fifth inning to pull out a 4-3 win over the Knights of Columbus is Peewee Baseball play Monday night at the Concordia Sports Complex. With the score tied at 3-3, Phoenix Vansant reached base on an error to lead off the top of... [More]

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