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County assessed taxes on old hospital

Franklin County could owe as much as $70,531 in local taxes on the old hospital building since it is no longer operated under a nonprofit status. Commissioners were notified of an appraisal notice for the hospital and related buildings

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Victory lap

Cancer survivors Tyler Cannon, Tyronda Evans, Bobbie Broughton and Glen Zachary were joined by Charles Russell in carrying the Relay for Life banner during the survivor’s victory lap.Cancer survivors Tyler Cannon, Tyronda Evans, Bobbie Broughton and Glen Zachary were joined by Charles Russell in carrying the Relay for Life banner during the survivor’s victory lap.

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Year-to-date rainfall accumulation record set

There were no temperature records set during April in Franklin County, but the year-to-date rainfall exceeded the previous record. During the first four months of 2015, a total of 25.3 inches has been recorded

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Cowboys fan receives custom delivery sedan

Roy Gaddis took delivery of his 1951 Chevrolet Sedan Delivery wagon last week after it received a Dallas Cowboys themed custom paint job.Roy Gaddis took delivery of his 1951 Chevrolet Sedan Delivery wagon last week after it received a Dallas Cowboys themed custom paint job. Robbie Collvins at Collvins Collision painted the sedan in Cowboys blue and gray

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Taking one for a good cause

Cade Hohenberger, store manager for the local Brookshire’s, submitted to a very messy pie in the face at the annual Relay for LifeCade Hohenberger, store manager for the local Brookshire’s, submitted to a very messy pie in the face at the annual Relay for Life event on Saturday, May 2. His pie contained not only whipped cream,

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Daycare adds storm shelter

The students at This Little Light Day Care may view the new space as another room in which to playThe students at This Little Light Day Care may view the new space as another room in which to play, but the new structure has a far greater role. The 10 foot by 15 foot structure is actually a storm shelter.

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Aggie Muster

Approximately 65 people attended the combined Franklin and Hopkins counties Aggie Muster on Tuesday, April 21Approximately 65 people attended the combined Franklin and Hopkins counties Aggie Muster on Tuesday, April 21 at the Trey Duece Domino Saloon. Approximately $200 was raised at the event for the general Aggie scholarship fund and another $150 was raised for the Aggie Ring Fund.

National day of Prayer event today, Thursday May, 7

“Lord, Hear Our Cry” is the theme for this year’s National Day of Prayer. To further highlight the theme, this year’s scripture is I Kings 8:28, and the observance of the event is scheduled for today, Thursday, May 7.

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Jancosek seeks intervention for agressive and uncontrolled dogs

Concerns were voiced for the safety of humans with uncontrolled aggressive dogs in various neighborhoods before both the Franklin County Commissioners Court and the Franklin County Water District Board of Directors.

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