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Protesters line street prior to City Council meeting

sentineltimes.com | Sentinel Times Machelle Smith | Galena Several people lined both sides of Seventh Street for three hours prior to the Galena City Council meeting on Monday night. ...

Cherokee County Youth Entrepreneur Fair to be held on February 25, 2015

Cherokee County Economic Development and the Cherokee County E-Community will host the first annual Cherokee County Youth Entrepreneur Fair on February 25, 2015 at Columbus Unified ...

Columbus City Council hires two full-time police officers

Pat Richardson/Cherokee County News Advocate Columbus – The Columbus City Council voted Monday night to approve the hiring of two full-time police officers and one reserve police ...
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Sunshine and Flowers

sentineltimes.com | Sentinel Times Melissa Sanders | Galena After working 33 years in speech therapy and working in the Southeast Kansas school system, Sue Drennen retired. Prior to ...
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Potential Risk to Children living near landfills

The map to the right shows the location of houses within a two-mile radius of the proposed landfill site. Each of the dots represent one or more students that attend area schools. the ...