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Advance planning seminar Tuesday

The staff at Sam B. Harvey Funeral Home will be hosts for a free advance planning seminar on Tuesday, June 23 at 6 p.m. Attendees will learn about funeral planning, legal tools,

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Juneteenth celebration planned for June 20

A parade, car show, cook out, and bounce houses are a few of the activities planned for the local 2015 Juneteenth Celebration. A live DJ will provide music for the event.

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Genealogy meeting to focus on Talco school

The monthly meeting of the Franklin County Genealogy Society will be Monday, June 15 at 7 p.m and will focus on recent activity at the Talco school.

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MOM meeting next Thursday

The MOM (Ministering Our Military) support group will have its monthly meeting at 6 p.m. Thursday, June 18. The meeting will be at El Chico’s restaurant in Mount Pleasant.

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Pageant sign-up underway

Sign-up for the 47th annual Miss Mount Vernon Scholarship Pageant began Monday. The entry/sponsor fee is $75 per girl for all divisions.

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Summer Reading Program begins Tuesday, June 16

The Summer Reading Program (SRP) at the Franklin County Library will begin Tuesday, June 16 and continue each Tuesday through July 21. The SRP targets children from ages four to 12 and

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Clearwater Cemetery meeting planned

The annual meeting of Clearwater Cemetery Association of Franklin County will be Saturday, June 13 at 11 a.m. at the cemetery pavilion located on CR SE4435.

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Friendship Cemetery meeting successful

The annual meeting of the Friendship Cemetery Association was conducted at the cemetery on Sunday, May 31, 2015.  The financial statements for all accounts were approved as presented

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Bethel Cemetery memorial service Sunda

A memorial service for the Bethel Cemetery will be at 10 a.m. Sunday, June 7. Gary Gibson will be the guest speaker. The service will include visiting and gospel singing.

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