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The last Sentinel poll found that most respondents approve of allowing golf carts on county roads, which is under consideration by county authorities. What about the streets of Fulton County cities and towns? Should golf carts be allowed there? What say you?

Please select one:
Absolutely golf carts should be allowed on city and town streets. They would help lot of people get around. This isn’t exactly Los Angeles, you know.
I think it would be a good idea so long as carts were prohibited from driving on busy streets that are also state highways.
If it is OK with the police department, it is OK with me.
No way. There are too many cars in town for this to be safe. Plus half of the drivers seem to be texting behind the wheel, so it is only a matter of time until someone gets clobbered.

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Top Story: Topp racing grows quickly.

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Topp racing grows quickly
From the first time he sat behind the wheel of a race car, Kevin Birchmeier loved auto racing.

Recently the local businessman has taken his admiration for a driver named Tyler Courtney and turned it into a second business.

For the complete story go to: Rochester Sentinel E-Edition.



Friday, June 24, 2016

Local news
Sheriff's building payoff passed
The Fulton County Council on Tuesday agreed to pay off the Fulton County Sheriff's Department administration building.

It's been leasing the building for eight years from Dulin and Morris LLC.

For the complete story go to: Rochester Sentinel E-Edition.


Thursday, June 23, 2016
Lakefest theme is roaring '20s
The annual Lake Manitou Association Lakefest dinner and auction this year sports a roaring 20s theme.

Attendees are invited to dress in their finest for the event. The association also will sell some '20s attire for those who want or need it.

For the complete story go to: Rochester Sentinel E-Edition.



Wednesday, June 22, 2016
Washout fix out of reach, officials say
A proposed long-term fix for a washout on County Road 350 North, or River Road, is financially out of reach, according to county officials.

Fulton County Highway Superintendent Rick Ranstead told Fulton County Commissioners Monday a feasibility study calls for roughly $2.2 million to repair a washout that closed the road in 2014.

For the complete story go to: Rochester Sentinel E-Edition.


Tuesday, June 21, 2016
Pugh, Zimmer win triathlon
Eli Pugh was already first in his class, and on Saturday, he was first at the Manitou Monster Triathlon.

Pugh won the fifth annual triathlon, firing out to an early lead during the swim portion and maintaining the lead to win in 53:25.6.

For the complete story go to: Rochester Sentinel E-Edition.


Monday, June 20, 2016
Times group starts drive
The citizen group that's working on rehabilitating The Times Theater has reached an agreement to accept the building and begin fundraising.

"The Times Theater is excited to announce it has begun raising funds to reopen as a community arts center where residents and visitors can come to enjoy and experience classic and second-run films, visual art exhibitions, music concerts and theatrical productions," a social media post said. "The Times will provide a much needed venue for the vibrant community of artists, musicians and actors already in North Central Indiana."

For the complete story go to: Rochester Sentinel E-Edition.


Saturday, June 18, 2016
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Sports
Topp racing grows quickly
From the first time he sat behind the wheel of a race car, Kevin Birchmeier loved auto racing.

Recently the local businessman has taken his admiration for a driver named Tyler Courtney and turned it into a second business.

For the complete story go to: Rochester Sentinel E-Edition.


Friday, June 24, 2016
Source: Pacers acquire Teague
NBA

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) - The Pacers traded one Indianapolis native for another Wednesday, sending George Hill to Utah and acquiring Jeff Teague in a point guard swap that also includes Atlanta.

For the complete story go to: Rochester Sentinel E-Edition.


Thursday, June 23, 2016
Holland plans on returning
SOFTBALL

Even though she will have two daughters playing NCAA Division I softball next year, Rochester softball coach Carla Holland said she plans on returning to coach the Lady Zs next year.

For the complete story go to: Rochester Sentinel E-Edition.


Wednesday, June 22, 2016
Stevens, 11, wins national archery title
Archery

Kaydence Stevens, 11, of Akron won the Female Elementary Open Class division at the Scholastic 3-D Archery National Championships at Mermet Lake State Conservation Area in Belknap, Ill., Friday and Saturday.

Stevens scored 194 out of 240 on Friday and followed it with a personal best of 208 out of 240 on Saturday.

For the complete story go to: Rochester Sentinel E-Edition.


Tuesday, June 21, 2016
Nashville resident example of Manitou triathlon's reach
How does somebody who lives in Nashville, Tenn., find about a triathlon taking place in Rochester?

How Elizabeth Kniesly made it to town might be symbolic of the power of the Internet in marketing events like the Manitou Monster Triathlon to a larger audience.

For the complete story go to: Rochester Sentinel E-Edition.


Monday, June 20, 2016
 more sports

Obituaries
Stephanie Lynn Krugman
Stephanie Lynn Krugman, 59, Syracuse, passed away Wednesday, June 22, 2016.

Friday, June 24, 2016
Jerry L. Bretzinger
Jerry L. Bretzinger, 64, Rochester, died Thursday at his home. Arrangements are pending at Good Family Funeral Home.

Friday, June 24, 2016
Mary Jane (Jeffrey) Zellers
Mary Jane (Jeffrey) Zellers died Tuesday, June 21, at her home. She was 87. She was born Aug. 25, 1928, to Dr. Newman S. and Mary (Homan) Jeffrey, in Salem.
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Thursday, June 23, 2016
Dorothy Ann 'Dottie' Goss
Dorothy Ann "Dottie" Goss, 78, Stillwater, Okla., and formerly of Fulton, passed away Tuesday, June 21, 2016, at her residence.

Thursday, June 23, 2016
Dorothy A. Goss
Dorothy A. Goss, 78, Stillwater, Okla. and formerly of Fulton, died Tuesday at home. Arrangements are pending at Gundrum Funeral Home.



Wednesday, June 22, 2016
 more obituaries

2016 Election
Clinton, Sanders battle in California
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Already the presumptive Democratic nominee, Hillary Clinton pressed for victory in California and five other states Tuesday, while Bernie Sanders hoped a strong showing would raise doubts about her historic achievement and spur superdelegates to rally around him instead.

Thursday, June 9, 2016
Cruz quits race
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) - In a stunning triumph for a political outsider, Donald Trump all but clinched the Republican presidential nomination Tuesday with a resounding victory in Indiana that knocked rival Ted Cruz out of the race and cleared Trump's path to a likely November face-off with Democratic front-runner Hillary Clinton.

Wednesday, May 4, 2016
Trump's rants risk annoying delegates
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) - Donald Trump's relentless assault on the rules that govern how Republicans choose their nominee is coming far too late to change what even defenders acknowledge is a complicated selection system.

Monday, April 18, 2016
Senate leaders face Republican primary challenges
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) - The two most-powerful leaders of the Indiana Senate are working to fend off Republican primary challengers who have criticized their handling of contentious issues in the GOP-dominated General Assembly.



Monday, April 18, 2016
 more 2016 election

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