Company exits Walmart Express pilot as part of closing 269 stores globally; Impacted associates to receive assistance

BENTONVILLE, Ark. – Jan. 15, 2016 – Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (WMT: NYSE) today announced plans to close 269 stores in the U.S. and globally. In October 2015, the company said an active ...

Commission approves yearly Appointments for 2016

M. Smith and David Nelson | Columbus The Good Ol’ Boys system was clearly at work in Cherokee County on Monday, January 11, 2016 during the commission meeting. The annual appointments ...

Governor Requests SBA Disaster Assistance for Cherokee County Flood

Gov. Sam Brownback signed a disaster declaration request that was submitted to the Small Business Administration as a result of flooding that occurred in Cherokee County Dec. 26-29, ...

Jordan Disposal brings Suit against County

M. Smith | Columbus A Writ of Mandamus (A (writ of) mandamus is an order from a court to an inferior government official ,ordering the government official to properly fulfill their ...
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Central Elementary Receives ALICE Training Certification

sentineltimes.com | Sentinel Times Officer Dave Justice of the Cherokee County Sheriff’s Department conducted training for Central Elementary teachers and staff in Baxter Springs ...