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Hagansport Cemetery Assn. sets homecoming, work day

The annual Hagansport Cemetery Homecoming will be Sunday, June 8. In preparation, a workday at the cemetery has been set for Saturday, May 31 for those who want to make certain their families’s graves are clean and in good condition.

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Ribbon Cutting

Lisa Stotts, Melvin and Blanche Sparks, Charles and Peggy Lowry, and Diane NewsomBlanche and Melvin Sparks of Handy Farms celebrate joining the Chamber of Commerce with a ribbon cutting on Thursday, May 15. They were joined by Chamber members Lisa Stotts, Charles and Peggy Lowry, and Diane Newsom.

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Appliance sales tax savings this weekend

The opportunity for Texans to save money on energy efficient appliances is fast approaching. The state’s annual ENERGY STAR® Sales Tax Holiday is Saturday through Monday, May 24 to 26.

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Leaders meet for strategy session

A coalition of Democratic leaders and candidate supporters gathered Tuesday, May 13  in the Douglas Alumni Center in Pittsburg for a strategy session.

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Consumers should be wary of phantom bad check scams

The Better Business Bureau has received reports from consumers regarding a recent telephone scam. Individuals are being contacted by telephone under the pretense that the callers are attempting to collect money for hot checks which were written several years ago.

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AARP to meet May 27

The Franklin County American Association of Retired Persons Chapter 3703 will meet at 6 p.m. on Tuesday, May 27 at the Senior Citizens Center. Pat Evans will be the hostess.

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North Franklin plans fish fry May 24

Members of the North Franklin Volunteer Fire Department will be hosts for a fish fry on Saturday, May 28 beginning at 5 p.m. Fried catfish with all the trimmings will be served for a donation.

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New wagons

Staff members and students at Headstart gathered around three wagons that were donated to the group.Staff members and students at Headstart gathered around three wagons that were donated to the group. The students were excited and immediately began pulling each other around the playground.

Barton-Banks reunion conducted

The Barton and Banks families gathered at the Hagansport Community Center on Sunday, April 20 for their annual reunion.

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