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 ...

Letter to the Editor

Dear Editor, Recently it was brought to my attention that a new potential casino may come to our area. A few days later it was announced that the Galena Fire Department made an agreement ...

10th Annual Hometown Heroes Banquet

On, Friday, November 21, the student body and staff at Baxter Springs High School, gathered in the commons area for the 10th Annual Hometown Heroes Banquet. This year, they honored ...