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Pastor Appreciation

October is celebrated as Pastor Appreciation Month across the United States. With that in mind, for the 11th consecutive year, Wednesday, October 31, the Sentinel will be offering a Clergy Appreciation page or pages, thanking local ministers for the very hard work that they do for us and our churches. If you are interested in…

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Your Life Speaks

YOUR LIFE SPEAKS. Nathan Harmon was guest speaker at Parke Heritage High School.  His captivating style of motivational speaking has enabled him to reach thousands of students across the United States. (Sentinel photo by Christina Gray) By Christina Gray Sentinel Reporter Students were captivated Thursday, October 11; by the energetic, fast-talking motivational speaker Nathan Harmon…

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Spendal Meats Celebrates 50 Years

WELCOME TO SPENDAL’S. For 50 years, Spendal’s Finest Meats in Clinton has been offering custom butchering and meat packing with a family tradition of quality and customer service; standing proudly outside the shop in Clinton are (from left) Niki Smith, owner Tim Spendal, Denise Michaels and Drew Smith. (Sentinel photo by Nick Wilson)

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Arrest Made For Trafficking With RCF Inmate

Tuesday morning, October 4, Rockville Correctional Facility assisted in an arrest of a Battle Ground, Indiana man Robert D. McCoy, on charges of trafficking with an offender. Correctional Police Officers Kevin Allen, Roger Chapman and Intelligence Analyst Christopher MacLaren were assisted by the Lafayette City Police Department in serving a warrant on Robert D. McCoy…

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They’re Back!

THEY’RE BACK. An all-too-familiar sight is present on the Historic Courthouse lawn….the Covered Bridge Festival shacks. This year is no exception and preparation has already begun. (Sentinel photo by Lisa Wood)

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Cosby 50th Anniversary

50TH ANNIVERSARY. Fifty years ago October 6, 1968 Bev Parrett and Max Cosby were married at the United Methodist Church in Kingman. They have two children Missy (Mason) Lantrip of rural Coatesville and Matt (Racquel) Cosby of rural Waveland.  They enjoy spending time with their five grandchildren: Max, Morgan, Carson, Ben, and Sydney. Max and…

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Special Commissioners Meeting

The Parke County Commissioners will hold a special meeting at 4:30 p.m. Wednesday, October 10 in Room 106 of the Parke County Courthouse. The purpose of the meeting is to receive information regarding health, dental and vision insurance policy renewals for Parke County employees in 2019.

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Torchbearer Recipient

2018 TORCHBEARER AWARD RECIPIENT. Judy Brown of Hillsdale and a member of the American Legion, was one of 12 women honored Friday, September 26 at the 2018 Torchbearer Awards held by The Indiana Commission For Women (ICW). The Torchbearer Awards acknowledge women who have made significant differences in their local communities, the State of Indiana…

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Most Creative Donuts

“Most Creative Donuts” Rockville’s Wheel House Donuts Wins In Indianapolis Wheel House Donuts Wins “Most Creative Donuts” Prize at 2018 Indy Donut Fest Wheel House Donuts is proud to announce that we have won the coveted “Most Creative Donuts” prize at the 2018 Indy Donut Festival!  This was the first year for our family owned…

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Honor The Past By Building The Future

HONOR THE PAST BY BUILDING THE FUTURE. A replica of a mural painted by renowned artist Bill Wolfe rests in its permanent location at Parke Heritage High School overlooking the group of dedicated individuals who made the installation possible; in addition to the entire student body, those present Thursday, September 20 were (from left) PHHS…

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