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Super Saturday is Jan. 19

Super Saturday at the Northeast Texas Children’s Museum provides a super opportunity for children in northeast Texas.

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2013 Friends of Scouting campaign underway

The 2013 Friends of Scouting campaign is underway in Franklin County, according to Mitch Gatlin, Senior District Executive for the White Oak District of Boy Scouts of America.

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Retaining wall installed

Billy Jordan, Justin Pamplin, and Wayne Bryan worked to build a retaining wall behind the Franklin County Genealogy Society Billy Jordan, Justin Pamplin, and Wayne Bryan worked to build a retaining wall behind the Franklin County Genealogy Society

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Food bank serves over 4,000 clients in 2012

The Community Food Bank of Franklin County served 4,860 clients in 2012 with more than 102,568 pounds of food given to those in need.

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New Year clean up

Jean and Kenneth Carrell took advantage of the City of Mount Vernon’s free disposal during their Winter Clean-upJean and Kenneth Carrell took advantage of the City of Mount Vernon’s free disposal during their Winter Clean-up on Saturday, Jan. 5

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Photos sought for book on Fairview Cemetery burials

The Franklin County Genealogical Society is seeking photos of those who are buried at the Fairview Cemetery.

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Hollingsworth to receive Eagle Award

Micah Hollingsworth, 14 year old son of Troy and Shelley Hollingsworth, is the first Eagle Scout in Troop 180 of WinnsboroMicah Hollingsworth, 14 year old son of Troy and Shelley Hollingsworth, is the first Eagle Scout in Troop 180 of Winnsboro to be honored with an Eagle Scout Ceremony.

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Chamber banquet date changed

The date for the annual Franklin County Chamber of Commerce banquet has been changed to Saturday, Feb. 16.

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Chamber nomination deadline approaching

The deadline of Monday, Jan. 14 to submit nominations for Man and Woman of the year is fast approaching.

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