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Last updateTue, 16 Sep 2014 7pm

Note burning ceremony on jail expansion loan

Note burning ceremony on jail expansion loan

A note burning ceremony Monday, September 8 marked...

Meredith Majors crowned 2014 Homecoming Queen

Meredith Majors crowned 2014 Homecoming Queen

Meredith Majors was crowned the 2014 Homecoming Qu...

Murder suspect arrested less than a week after Raley death

Murder suspect arrested less than a week after Raley death

Franklin County Sheriff Ricky Jones leads murder s...

Lady Tigers defeat Mineola

Lady Tigers defeat Mineola

Jamie Seawright sets the ball up for a teammate to...

Filling the trays

Filling the trays

Glenda Christenberry pours freshly fried catfish i...

Rodeo royalty

Rodeo royalty

Jocee Neal, at left, was crowned the 2014 Franklin...

Sports

Youth football starts Saturday, Septmeber 13

The first games of the season for the Franklin County Youth Football team will b...

Features

Music Gala success, Lounge Lizards a hit

Music Gala success, Lounge Lizards a hit

The funny and politically irreverent Austin Lounge Lizards were a big hit with a...

Junior FFA members sought

Members of the Mount Vernon FFA are seeking Junior FFA members to be involved wi...