• Updated

Fulton County and the towns of Akron and Fulton are being asked to consider adopting a new building code.

I started my education career as a teacher in the fall of 1985. Yes, it is my 35th year and I entered the profession with the knowledge that I would not become independently wealthy but as long as I stuck with it I could raise a family on a moderately comfortable income.

  • Updated

The board of Round Barn Lab makerspace has a fundraising goal of $25,000 and is now accepting donations.

  • Updated

Tippecanoe Valley High School senior Quintin Allen is one of 50 students chosen to participate in some select science training.

Fulton County Sheriff Chris Sailors shared 2019 year-end statistics this week that show increases in criminal case investigations, arrests and wrecks.

  • Updated

The Fulton County Council on Wednesday approved a $112,900 yearlong contract with Fulton Economic Development Corp.

  • Updated

The good news just keeps rolling in for a local organization striving to highlight resources for people struggling with substance use disorders, mental health problems or poverty.

  • Updated

The Times Theater does not have the basement water problem that was discussed at a recent meeting of the Rochester Board of Public Works and Safety.

Rochester’s newest general surgeon received one of the state’s highest honors two weeks ago.

top story

Anyone interested in the health of Lake Manitou and its watershed is invited to a 6 p.m. Feb. 25 meeting at Pleasant Hill Church, 242 Pleasant Hill Road, rural Akron.

top story

Rochester Police Chief Andy Shotts on Thursday said methamphetamine arrests in the city decreased slightly in the past year.

top story

Indiana Department of Transportation Commissioner Joe McGuinness recently shared the state’s fully funded plan to convert U.S. 31 to a nonstop, free-flow highway between South Bend and Indianapolis.

top story

Four Rochester High School students were taken to Woodlawn Hospital Thursday for what police believe was an overdose of THC.

top story

Plant closings and golf course woes were on Rochester Mayor Ted Denton’s mind Wednesday.

top story

For the second time in a week the closing of a local business has been announced.

top story

A city hall meeting room full of golfers Monday visited the Rochester Park Board to voice concerns and hear what the board had to say about cost-cutting at the Round Barn Golf Club at Mill Creek.

top story

In today's edition of the all-Sentinel teams for the fall sports season, we reveal the area's top girls golfers and boys and girls cross-country runners.

top story

The Fulton County Highway Department will soon have property on the west side of the county for stockpiling materials and storing machinery.

top story

Welcome to the seventh annual all-Sentinel teams for the fall sports season.

top story

Acument Global Technologies has announced plans to close its manufacturing facility in Rochester.

top story

Atop her puppy food sack perch, Farrah settles in Wednesday for an afternoon nap.

top story

The Fulton County Chamber of Commerce is offering a variety of new events this year.

top story

As I sit to write my January article, I am again pondering the legacy of a great man who exited this life too soon. In a similar storyline to the loss of Coach Brian Hooker at Rochester last year, Coach Jeff Shriver received a terrible diagnosis of cancer and in a very short time he lost the…

top story

A group of Fulton County Republicans on Wednesday showed that 2020 is much more than a presidential election year.

top story

It was business as usual in the first few days of a new decade for Fulton County Commissioners and members of the Fulton County Council.

Rochester School Board kept its leadership intact Monday when it met to reorganize for 2020.

top story

As city officials try to reign in the deficit at the Round Barn Golf Club at Mill Creek, a course employee is voicing concern over some of the cost-cutting avenues.

AGCO Corp., a worldwide distributor and manufacturer of agricultural equipment, has named Mose Middleton, of Nutrien Ag Solutions in Rochester, the 2019 Operator of the Year.

top story

Visitors to the Akron Town Office in the last few months may have noticed a new face working alongside Town Clerk-Treasurer Rebecca Hartzler.

Alyssa Shepherd, 25, is expected to serve no more than four years in prison for hitting and killing three siblings with her pickup truck while they were boarding their school bus in Fulton County on Oct. 30, 2018.

top story

Expansion of the hiking and biking trail at Pike Memorial Park in Akron is under consideration.

top story

Rochester School Board, presented with two options for athletic training services, is staying local.

top story

A group of local high school students invites the public to find some Christmas spirit through an original musical this weekend.

top story

Sheriff Chris Sailors reports the daily inmate population at the Fulton County Jail is essentially where it needs to be to meet Indiana Jail Standards.

top story

Rochester High School senior Whitley Barkman is the 2020 Fulton County Community Foundation Lilly Endowment Community Scholar.