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Esther Ann (Whaling) Lamm

Body Esther Ann (Whaling) Lamm was born the daughter of Henry & Mary (Porter) Whaling on February 18, 1928, on the family farm south of Osborne. She was united in marriage to Dean Lamm on July 21, 1957. Dean & Esther were blessed with a daughter Jane Deanna, born on August 9, 1959. Jane passed away on June 23, 1984.
OSBORNE, KS
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Ball of Twine No. 37 on Zillionaires board game

The Cawker City Ball of Twine has now been placed as No. 37 on the Zillionaires Road Trip USA board game from Big Potato games, recently received by twine manager, LindaClover.The board piece states No. 37 as “ The Largest Ball of Twine in the world. Cawker City, Kansas.Frank Stoeber ...
CAWKER CITY, KS
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HARRY CRAWFORD PURDUM IV

Harry Crawford Purdum IV passed away on July 28, 2022, at his home in Stockton at the age of 56. He was born on February 1, 1966, to Harry C. Purdum III and Willardene Ellen (Davis) Purdum in Salt Lake City, Utah. Harry grew up mostly in Idaho as he...
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John Edmund Bock

John Edmund Bock was born on January 25, 1925, near Lebanon, KS, to Christine Ferguson Bock and Elmer Bock. He died on July 30, 2022, at The Piper Assisted Living, Kansas City, KS. He lived on his family farm in Smith County until they moved to a farm near Zeandale, KS. He graduated from St. George High School in 1943. In WWII, John served in the South Pacific (Philippines), 6th Infantry Division, Company D, 20th Infantry. He served in Leyte, Manilla and later as part of the occupying force in South Korea as First Sergeant with the 81mm mortar platoon.
KANSAS CITY, KS
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183 Lanes Hours during Fair Week

Body 183 Lanes in Stockton will be open on Monday through Thursday (August 8th through August 11th) from 11:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m., and from 4:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday during the Rooks County Free Fair week. There will be no bowling during the fair!. For...
STOCKTON, KS
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Letter to the Editor

Dear Editor: I read Sheila Latham’s letter to the editor in the July 28th edition of the Sentinel. She is absolutely right in all that she says. My opinion is that if our children and grandchildren (I have three) in the Stockton School System do not learn what is necessary for their future, they…
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Sentinel to feature new teachers throughout the month of August

With several new faces joining the Stockton school system this year, the Sentinel will be featuring the new teachers in articles throughout the month of August to introduce them to the community. This week, high school business teacher Kyle Hull, and thirdgrade teacher Brooke Werner are featured.
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The Stockton FFA Entomology Team

THE STOCKTON FFA ENTOMOLOGY TEAM placed third at State recently. This year’s team included: from left: Rachel Dryden, Jalia Creighton (7th Individual), Jolee Sterling, and Jaxon Dunlap.
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New hires at USD 271

Brooke Werner is ready to give her students a creative, educational environment to grow their knowledge and values as she takes over the duties of Stockton’s new third grade teacher. Werner graduated from Plainville High School in 2018 and received her degree in Elementary Education from Fort Hays…
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NOTHING BETTER THAN COOLING OFF

NOTHING BETTER THAN COOLING OFF in the splash zone at the Stockton swimming pool on a hot summer day! Having fun in the sun were Merrick and Mia Oller and Trent Look.
STOCKTON, KS
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River Valley Church in Stockton

RIVER VALLEY CHURCH IN STOCKTON recently installed a new marquee on the front of their church. The marquee has the new name of the church at the top, and has an area where church times and upcoming events will be displayed.
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Harry Crawford Purdum IV

Harry Crawford Purdum IV passed away on July 28, 2022, at his home in Stockton at the age of 56. He was born on February 1, 1966, to Harry C. Purdum III and Willardene Ellen (Davis) Purdum in Salt Lake City, Utah. Harry grew up mostly in Idaho as he...
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Allen Edwin Fisher, 83, Downs

DOWNS – Allen Edwin Fisher, 83, of Downs, Kan., passed away July 24, 2022, after a two and a half year battle with cancer. He was born March 14, 1939, to Nora (Ahlvers) and Edwin Fisher on their farm in Glen Elder, Kan. Allen’s family and four children grew...
DOWNS, KS
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Solutions North Bank President Dale Winklepleck to serve on KBA Board of Directors

Body SOLUTIONS NORTH BANK President Dale Winklepleck of Stockton has been elected to serve on the Kansas Bankers Association Board of Directors for a three-year appointment. He is the Region 2 representative, which covers 37 Kansas counties. The installation of the KBA Board will be held on Saturday, August 6th. Winklepleck stated, “I am very honored and excited to be added to an already very strong Board of Directors.”
STOCKTON, KS
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Looking Back

Body Opening of the new hospital was delayed by building damage from the storm that had demolished the construction trailer and some of the storage containers on site. A new date of September 22nd was given as the scheduled opening date. Three new administrators were preparing for the upcoming school...
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Two relay teams bring home the gold at swimming championship

The Stockton Tiger Sharks, coached by Daphne Plumer, completed their fifth year of existence in competitive swimming following the Plains Tsunami League Swimming Championship Meet held Saturday, July 16, in Oxford, Neb. Two Shark relay teams, one of their youngest—8 & Under Girls 100 Free …
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