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Little Black Bear comes to town

sentineltimes.com | Sentinel TimesPhoto taken byBrian Kerns Melissa Sanders/Galena You don’t see a bear cub walking the streets in Galena normally. But Sunday morning, approximately ...

Firework Safety Tips

With Independence Day right around the corner, the Cherokee County Sheriff’s Office wants to offer the following fireworks safety tips so that everyone can celebrate in a safe and ...

City of Columbus is preparing the annual Fourth of July festivities

Courtesy of the Cherokee County News-Advocate COLUMBUS – The City of Columbus is preparing for the annual Fourth of July festivities. Jean Pritchett, director of the Chamber of ...

Galena City Council

Melissa Sanders/Galena The regular Galena City Council meeting started at 6 p.m. Mayor pro-tem Todd Martin was chairing the council meeting, in the absence of Mayor Dale Oglesby; also ...

USD #404 approves sale of general obligation bonds

Mr. Chad Greer with CGA and Aaron Hight with Crossland Construction gave the board an update on the post bond project development/phasing schedule. Mr. Tim Wilson, Board President, ...