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Diesel spills on military in Baxter Springs

sentineltimes.com | Sentinel TimesPhoto by Dustin Andrews Dustin Andrews|Baxter Springs According to Jason Allison, Cherokee County Emergency management, approximately. 50 gallons of ...
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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 ...

EMERGENCY LOANS AVAILABLE FROM FARM SERVICE AGENCY (FSA)

“Farmers in Cherokee County, who suffered crop or livestock losses due to severe storms, tornadoes, straight-line winds and flooding occurring  5/5/15-6/4/15, may now apply for Farm ...

STORIES OF DAYS GONE BY TO BE PUBLISHED Winners of Story Contest Announced

Hometown Memories is wrapping up its publication of local stories in a book titled A Living History of Southeast Kansas, Willow Whistles and Barefoot Summer Days. The hardcover coffee ...