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Marshall Arch Celebration

    100 YEARS STRONG. The 100th birthday celebration for the Marshall Arch went off without a hitch. The event took place Sunday, October 17 in downtown Marshall. Folks gathered to celebrate the towns history and heritage. Among the updates was the installation of a plaque commemorating the arch and its architect Carroll Beeson. Present…

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Hamilton Center To Host Awards Dinner

The Hamilton Center is hosting an annual awards dinner Tuesday, October 26. Registration opens at 5:30 p.m. and dinner will begin at 6 p.m. The event is to be held at the Hulman Center, 200 North 8th Street, Terre Haute. There will be complimentary parking on 9th Street in Lot D. Individual reservations are $50…

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County Council Budget Letter

EDITORS NOTE: As has become customary the past few years, the county council authored a letter to taxpayers explaining the  2022 budget proposal and their thoughts behind it.  The Parke County Council wishes to provide an update on the review and adoption of the county budget for 2022. The Parke County Council remains committed to…

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Celebrate Pastor Appreciation Month

October is celebrated as Pastor Appreciation Month across the United States.  With that in mind, for the 14th consecutive year, Wednesday, October 27, the Sentinel will be offering a Clergy Appreciation page or pages, thanking local ministers for the hard work that they do for us and our churches.  If you are interested in thanking…

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Goggles For a Good Girl

  A SWEET SURPRISE. Kudos to the “Most Outstanding Volunteer Around” and to G & M Variety. Seen on Facebook was Jaylee Eldridge, granddaughter of Bill and Kandee Cook, who was volunteering to help the Beans on Washday girls, at the Tri Kappa Sorority shack. Mary Nicola put in an appearance with goggles for Jaylee…

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Parke Heritage Homecoming Court

PH HOMECOMING COURT. The Parke Heritage Homecoming Court was presented during the game Friday, October 8. They are: (from left) Cadence Studebaker, Aidan Crum, Michael Tidwell, Josiah Heck, Jenna Brown, Addison Frazier, Drew Brown, Kristen Wood, King Joel Gooch, Queen Abigail Henderson, Parker Grayless, Chloe Patton, Gavin Jacks, Paige Patton, Evan James, Grace Ramsay, Bethany…

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Rockville Town Council Hears Concerns From MainStreet Rockville

By Maggie Sockwell Sentinel Reporter The first October meeting of the Rockville Town Council was held Monday, October 4.  Dave Brown, president called the meeting to order in due form with council members Brandy Asher, Clerk/Treasurer; Parke Swaim, Liddy Dowd-Wright, Jeff Eslinger, town liaison; Steve Farrington, Melissa Buell, and Nick Sauter, town attorney present. The…

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Mitchell Sworn In

MITCHELL SWORN IN. Brady Mitchell was sworn in as the new town marshal for the Town of Marshall, Thursday September 30. Kathy Wirth, town clerk/treasurer administers the oath to Mitchell with Kevin Stewart, President of the town council holding the Bible. (Sentinel photo by Maggie Sockwell)

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