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Paoli Farmers Co-op members enjoyed photos and historic detail of the cooperative’s 100-year history at the century anniversary annual meeting Saturday, Aug. 10, at the Haxtun Community Center.  Taking a good look at the memorabilia, pictured from left, are Elsie and Leo Fisbeck and Tillie and Lennie Fisbeck. Leo and Lennie are both former managers of the co-op. — The Holyoke Enterprise | Johnson Publications

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Holyoke Community Childcare Initiative project coordinator Trisha Herman enthusiastically addresses a crowd of people Monday about the design of a new child care facility. — The Holyoke Enterprise | Johnson Publications

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Amidst their duties at the 2019 Phillips County Fair, fair queen Janessa Lutze, pictured at left, and princess Megan Walker take time for a photo at the Bushels of Fun photo op in the event center. — The Holyoke Enterprise | Johnson Publications

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As demonstrated by Julia Schroetlin with a bright yellow hula hoop given out by Black Hills Energy, the Aug. 6 National Night Out was nothing but fun. Holyoke Police Department organized the second annual event to bring together law enforcement and community members in an old-fashioned block party. Holyoke City Park was filled with booths, games, food and more for an enjoyable summer evening. — The Holyoke Enterprise  | Johnson Publications

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As a result of the Aug. 2 shooting of a dog by a Holyoke Police Department officer, discussion escalated on the already hot topic of dog-at-large control, as addressed at the Tuesday, Aug.

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Holyoke Community Childcare Initiative project coordinator Trisha Herman enthusiastically addresses a crowd of people Monday about the design of a new child care facility. — The Holyoke Enterprise | Johnson Publications

“We’re finally here.” After years of dreaming and planning, the Holyoke Community Childcare Initiative is ready to get to work on a much-needed child care center in Holyoke.

School registration is Aug. 15

Sports

Two Holyoke athletes were recently part of the Buckley Bombers baseball team that represented the Midwest Plains region in the 16-18-year-old Babe Ruth World Series.

With only three days of practice leading up to the boys golf season opener at Brush Thursday, Aug. 8, it’s nice to have the first tournament under their belt, coach Nick Flaa said.

The 100 Mile Club is an athletic encouragement program with organizations in schools across America.

Ag & Business

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Paoli Farmers Co-op members enjoyed photos and historic detail of the cooperative’s 100-year history at the century anniversary annual meeting Saturday, Aug. 10, at the Haxtun Community Center.  Taking a good look at the memorabilia, pictured from left, are Elsie and Leo Fisbeck and Tillie and Lennie Fisbeck. Leo and Lennie are both former managers of the co-op. — The Holyoke Enterprise | Johnson Publications

“Big enough to serve you, small enough to know you,” touts the Paoli Farmers Co-op’s slogan, which has now added — “100 years strong.”

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Amidst their duties at the 2019 Phillips County Fair, fair queen Janessa Lutze, pictured at left, and princess Megan Walker take time for a photo at the Bushels of Fun photo op in the event center. — The Holyoke Enterprise | Johnson Publications

From mutton bustin’ to bull fighting and everything in between, the July 24-28 Phillips County Fair was all about fun.

Twenty-two Colorado families that have owned and operated their farms and ranches for 100 years or more will be honored at the 33rd annual Centennial Farms and Ranches ceremony Friday, Aug.

School

Four Holyoke School District handbooks were officially approved at the Aug. 9 board meeting, in preparation for the start of the 2019-20 school year.

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The Holyoke Enterprise | Johnson Publications

Members of the Holyoke High School Class of 1979 had a fun-filled 40-year class reunion weekend in Holyoke Aug. 9-10.

In their last meeting of the summer, Re-1J school board members will meet Tuesday, Aug. 20, at 8 p.m. in the board meeting room at HJHS, room No. 218. Meeting start time will return to 7 p.m.

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