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Sunday, July 15, 2018
The Rochester Sentinel
  • TOP SWINE

    TOP SWINE Evan Harsh drove the grand champion barrow and gilt, both crossbreds, at Wednesday’s Fulton County 4-H Fair swine show. Pictured here is his barrow. That's Harsh in the middle, with Miss Fulton County first and second runners-up Whitley Barkman and Adrianna Dague holding the hardware.

    The Sentinel photo/Shelby Lopez

  • GRAND HEIFER

    GRAND HEIFER Isabel Scales showed the grand champion heifer, a Charolais named Shania, at Tuesday’s Fulton County 4-H Fair beef show. That’s Miss Fulton County Emily Tyler with the hardware.

    The Sentinel photo/Shelby Lopez

  • GRAND STEER

    GRAND STEER Isabel Scales led the grand champion steer, a Maine-Anjou, into Tuesday’s Fulton County 4-H Fair beef show arena. From left, judge Kip Williams, who’s a Fulton County native, Miss Fulton County runners-up Adrianna Dague and Whitley Barkman and Scales. For more fair photos and fair results, visit rochsent.com. Click on the clover.

    The Sentinel photo/Shelby Lopez

  • GRAND HOLSTEIN

    GRAND HOLSTEIN Emily Vigar, left, and Fulton County’s Miss Congeniality Britney Ramos stands with Vigar’s grand champion Holstein at Monday’s dairy show at the Fulton County 4-H Fair.

    The Sentinel photo/Shelby Lopez

    
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Top Stories

  • Ashlynn Kline’s reserve grand champion barrow drew the highest price Friday at the Fulton County 4-H Fair Spotlight Sale of Champions.
    The 276-pound crossbred netted his owner $6,750 from a buyer group.
    All but two of the 13 animals auctioned in the Spotlight Sale were purchased by buyer groups comprised of multiple people and businesses. The 4-H’ers earned an unofficial total of $31,500 for their animals.
    Perhaps the most pleasant moment of the auction came when Evan Harsh, 13, accompanied by his father Matt, asked to speak to the crowd in the Jud Hudkins Arena.

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

  • The crossbreds ruled at the Fulton County 4-H Fair swine show Wednesday,
    Specifically, Evan Harsh’s crossbreds. He drove the grand champion barrow and the grand champion gilt into the Jud Hudkins Arena.
    Harsh, 13, is the son of Matt and Stacey Harsh. His barrow and gilt each topped 10 purebreds to take the top honors.

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

Saturday, July 14, 2018 5:00 AM

Our series recognizing the top spring sports athletes in the area continues with the top girls tennis players and boys golfers.
In girls tennis, Rochester finished fast after a slow start. Their 8-7 record included a season-ending loss to Culver Academy in the sectional final. Tippecanoe Valley fell to Warsaw, who went on to win their 18th consecutive sectional title.
In boys golf, Winamac won the Hoosier North boys golf title and finished second at the Logansport sectional to advance to regional. A young Rochester squad that featured two freshmen and a sophomore among its top three players finished third at the Logansport sectional and also advanced to regional.

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

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  • Ashlynn Kline’s reserve grand champion barrow drew the highest price Friday at the Fulton County 4-H Fair Spotlight Sale of Champions.
    The 276-pound crossbred netted his owner $6,750 from a buyer group.
    All but two of the 13 animals auctioned in the Spotlight Sale were purchased by buyer groups comprised of multiple people and businesses. The 4-H’ers earned an unofficial total of $31,500 for their animals.
    Perhaps the most pleasant moment of the auction came when Evan Harsh, 13, accompanied by his father Matt, asked to speak to the crowd in the Jud Hudkins Arena.

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

  • The crossbreds ruled at the Fulton County 4-H Fair swine show Wednesday,
    Specifically, Evan Harsh’s crossbreds. He drove the grand champion barrow and the grand champion gilt into the Jud Hudkins Arena.
    Harsh, 13, is the son of Matt and Stacey Harsh. His barrow and gilt each topped 10 purebreds to take the top honors.

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

  • To a seasoned beef show watcher, it was no surprise Tuesday when Isabel Scales’ 1,325-pound Maine-Anjou steer was named grand champion at the Fulton County 4-H Fair.
    “I’m pretty confident I can jump on that one and ride it all the way through,” judge Kip Williams said during class judging.

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

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Rochester Mayor Ted Denton gives his 2018 State of the City Address. Part 2 of 3.
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Rochester Mayor Ted Denton gives his 2018 State of the City Address. Part 1 of 3.
  • Our series recognizing the top spring sports athletes in the area continues with the top girls tennis players and boys golfers.
    In girls tennis, Rochester finished fast after a slow start. Their 8-7 record included a season-ending loss to Culver Academy in the sectional final. Tippecanoe Valley fell to Warsaw, who went on to win their 18th consecutive sectional title.
    In boys golf, Winamac won the Hoosier North boys golf title and finished second at the Logansport sectional to advance to regional. A young Rochester squad that featured two freshmen and a sophomore among its top three players finished third at the Logansport sectional and also advanced to regional.

    For the complete story go to: Rochester Sentinel E-Edition.
  • Jaymi Hartzler is still always on the run.
    The 2000 Rochester grad made the state finals three straight years in track in the 1,600 meters. She was also a star in the 800 meters. And in cross-country, she qualified for semistate four straight years.
    Move ahead almost 20 years, and Hartzler, who is a first grade instructional assistant at Columbia Elementary School, is running around keeping track of her three children, all of whom play multiple sports. And she is also is pursuing her teaching license.

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

  • No Sentinel area baseball team produced a winning record or won a sectional this spring.
    In fact, no Sentinel area baseball team has won a sectional since Rochester won a Class 3A sectional in 2014.
    Still, there were moments of fleeting glory. North Miami defeated Northfield during the regular season before watching that Northfield team advance to the Class 1A semistate.

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

  • Mary K. Dooley, 69, Disko, died Friday at home.
    Survivors include her husband, Fred Dooley, Disko; her son, Freddie Dooley, Young America; her daughter, Carol Shelburne, Rochester; and her brothers, George Bailey, Pastor Luther Bailey and Gerald Bailey.
    A private family service will occur at a later date. Arrangements are handled by Hartzler Funeral Home.
  • Gary Lee Lakey
    Gary Lee Lakey, 69, Rochester, passed away at 1:25 a.m. Thursday, July 12, 2018, at Life Care Center of Rochester.
  • Gary L. Lakey, 69, Rochester, died Thursday at Life Care Center of Rochester. Arrangements are pending at Zimmerman Bros. Funeral Home.
  • Mary Lejean Kats
    Mary Lejean Kats, Palm Bay, Fla., 80, passed away at Palm Bay Hospital on Saturday, July 7, 2018.
  • John Fredrick Slaybaugh Jr.
    John Fredrick Slaybaugh Jr. was born Feb. 14, 1969, the firstborn son of John and Barbara Dawn (Knapp) Slaybaugh.
    On July 7, 2018, at 49, John was taken from us to be with his mother.
  • Charlotte M. Schnapf
    Charlotte M. Schnapf, 85, Logansport, and formerly of rural Royal Center, passed away Monday, July 9, 2018, at her residence.
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