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Wednesday, October 17, 2018
The Rochester Sentinel
  • GUNK BE GONE

    GUNK BE GONE Robby Lambert, Mechanical Dredging, Kokomo, removes sediment from Lake Manitou at the Whitecreek public access site on Country Club Drive. The dredging is part of Lake Manitou Association’s effort to improve water quality and maintain proper depth.

    The Sentinel photo/Tyra Bahney

  • JUNIOR CHEFS

    JUNIOR CHEFS Riddle Elementary School fifth-graders, from left, Jacob Schlosser, Brady Gamble, Chloe Wheadon, Avarie Montel, and Lillian Gerald with the breakfast burrito they prepared in the 4-H Indyouth Food Challenge Saturday.

    Photo provided

  • RED HOT CARS, CHILI

    RED HOT CARS, CHILI People gather downtown Saturday for Fulton County Chamber of Commerce’s 27th annual Chili Cook-Off and the Blacktop Cruisers’ Red Hot Car Show, which featured a minibike track, chili and concessions.

    The Sentinel photo/Tyra Bahney

  • ANTICI...PATION

    ANTICI...PATION Rochester elementary students participating in the fall break enrichment program visited Country Lanes Wednesday. Morgan Jacobson, 4, gives her bowling ball a push with both hands then waits in anticipation as it inches closer to the pins.

    The Sentinel photo/Tyra Bahney

    
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Top Stories

  • Early voting for the November election is underway and voters in Fulton County can cast in-person absentee ballots at the courthouse. Early voting began Oct. 10 and is available on the third floor of the courthouse. Hours are 8 a.m.-noon and 1-4 p.m. weekdays through Nov. 2. Early voting is also available from 8 a.m.-noon on two Saturdays, Oct. 27 and Nov. 3, at the courthouse and 9 a.m.-1 p.m. the same Saturdays at the Akron Public Library.

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

Wednesday, October 17, 2018 5:00 AM

FOOTBALL
BUNKER HILL — The Rochester football team was left out in the cold in their quest for third place in the Three Rivers Conference Friday.
After having trailed for only 18 seconds total in their previous six games, RHS never led in a 28-8 loss to Maconaquah.

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

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  • Early voting for the November election is underway and voters in Fulton County can cast in-person absentee ballots at the courthouse. Early voting began Oct. 10 and is available on the third floor of the courthouse. Hours are 8 a.m.-noon and 1-4 p.m. weekdays through Nov. 2. Early voting is also available from 8 a.m.-noon on two Saturdays, Oct. 27 and Nov. 3, at the courthouse and 9 a.m.-1 p.m. the same Saturdays at the Akron Public Library.

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

  • Five Rochester children participated in their first-ever cooking contest over the weekend.
    Riddle Elementary School fifth-graders Brady Gamble, Lillian Gerald, Avarie Montel, Jacob Schlosser and Chloe Wheadon started practicing in late August for the 4-H Indyouth Food Challenge. It was Saturday at the Indiana State Fairgrounds in Indianapolis and formatted similar to the television show “Chopped.”

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

  • DENVER — History was on the Rochester volleyball team’s side against Wabash in the Class 2A, Sectional 37 final at North Miami High School Saturday.

    Rochester came in with 20 sectional titles in school history. Wabash came in with zero.

    It took an epic match to reverse the course of history as Wabash earned a two-hour, sweat-soaked 25-23, 27-29, 25-21, 27-29, 15-11 win that denied the Lady Zs their fourth straight sectional title.

    For the complete story go to: Rochester Sentinel E-Edition.
Coming Soon - U.S. Senate Debate
Oct 8th, 2018 U.S. Senate Debate
Father Daughter Dance [2-20-18]
A group of girls dancing during the Fulton County Father Daughter Dance.
2018 State of the City Address (Part 3 of 3) [1-31-18]
Rochester Mayor Ted Denton gives his 2018 State of the City Address. Part 3 of 3
2018 State of the City Address (Part 2 of 3) [1-31-18]
Rochester Mayor Ted Denton gives his 2018 State of the City Address. Part 2 of 3.
2018 State of the City Address (Part 1 of 3) [1-31-18]
Rochester Mayor Ted Denton gives his 2018 State of the City Address. Part 1 of 3.
  • FOOTBALL
    BUNKER HILL — The Rochester football team was left out in the cold in their quest for third place in the Three Rivers Conference Friday.
    After having trailed for only 18 seconds total in their previous six games, RHS never led in a 28-8 loss to Maconaquah.

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

  • The Tippecanoe Valley High School Unified flag football team is the second-best in the state this year.
    On Saturday, the team lost to Bedford North Lawrence High School 50-26 in the state championship at the Indiana Farm Bureau Football Center in Indianapolis. They beat Noblesville High School 31-24 earlier that day in the semistate game to advance.

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

  • CULVER — Peyton Hiatt iced his wrist after the Culver Academy cross-country regional Saturday.

    Of all the physical hazards involved in distance running, wrist injuries aren’t often one of them. But it was Hiatt’s effort in which he hurt his wrist that symbolized what the regional meet meant and how they have grown as runners in their mental game.

    And while Peyton Hiatt showed his grit, Mallory Hiatt, Peyton’s older sister, got the glory, winning the girls regional title.

    For the complete story go to: Rochester Sentinel E-Edition.
  • Candi Dawn Conley
    Candi Dawn Conley, 53, Rochester, passed away at 5:40 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 13, 2018, at her residence.
  • Candi D. Conley, 53, Rochester, died Saturday at her residence. Arrangements are pending at Zimemrman Bros. Funeral Home, Rochester.
  • William “Don” Bear, 90, Rochester, and formerly of Zionsville, died Wednesday at WoodBridge Health Campus, Logansport.
    Survivors include his daughter, Pam Carr, Rochester; and his sons, Dan Bear, Riverside, Calif., and Joseph Bear, Valley View, Texas.
    His funeral service is 5 p.m. Monday at Good Family Funeral Home. Visitation is two hours prior to the service Monday at the funeral home.
  • William “Don” Bear, 90, Rochester, died Wednesday at WoodBridge Health Campus, Logansport. Arrangements are pending at Good Family Funeral Home.
  • Doris L. Newton
    Doris L. Newton, 87, Rockville, passed away on Monday, Oct. 8, 2018.
  • Kim A. Crippen, 63, Denver, died Tuesday at Lutheran Hospital, Fort Wayne.
    Survivors include his wife, Patricia Darlene Crippen, Denver; three children, Jennings Crippen, Denver, April Gosnell, Denver, and Christena Hampton, Roann; his mother, Betty Jean Crippen, Indianapolis; and four siblings, Craig Crippen, Kokomo, Kirk Crippen, Virginia, Kevin Crippen and wife Tina, Tennessee, and Kristi Hale, Carmel.
    His funeral service is 1 p.m. Sunday at McClain Funeral Home, Denver. Visitation is 2-6 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home.
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