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Nominations open through chamber for community honors

Nominations are being accepted for consideration for the Franklin County Man, Woman and Agriculturist of the Year and the Franklin County Hall of Fame awards.

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Open house

The three and four year-old class from Kids Under Construction sang Christmas songsThe three and four year-old class from Kids Under Construction sang Christmas songs with arm movements during the annual Christmas Open House at the First National Bank on Friday, December 8. The students had an opportunity to visit with Santa after they entertained the crowd.

Celestial Christmas

Rylee Keys flies high above the sanctuary during the First Baptist Church’s Christmas program, Celestial Christmas, as the angel informing the shepherds about Jesus’ birth.Rylee Keys flies high above the sanctuary during the First Baptist Church’s Christmas program, Celestial Christmas, as the angel informing the shepherds about Jesus’ birth.

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Angel gift pick up

Zaylin Lee and Ty’Raven Linwood load bags of toys into a vehicle on Thursday, December 7.Zaylin Lee and Ty’Raven Linwood load bags of toys into a vehicle on Thursday, December 7.

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Food baskets to be distributed this week

Christmas For All Food Baskets will be distributed to pre-qualified applicants between 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. Saturday, December 16. Just over 200 food boxes have been prepared for distribution from the Community Food Bank of Franklin County.

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Food delivery

Representing the American Legion are Kim Epperson, Commander Bill Germann, David Epperson, Joseph Sabedra, and Frank CardinalFood collected through the American Legion’s food drive was delivered to the Community Food Bank of Franklin County on Monday, December 11.

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Jaggers family honored for 100 years of farm production

Stanley, Lou, Jack, Norma, Butch, and Margie Jaggers at the family home place where the boys grew up.The Jaggers family was recently honored during the Annual Family Land Heritage Ceremony for keeping their property in continuous agricultural production for more than 100 years.

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Chamber puts ice rink up for sale

If you want to take a spin on the Franklin County Chamber of Commerce’s synthetic ice rink, you better do so before the end of the month.

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Local Farm Bureau has 37 yrs. of growth

The Franklin County Farm Bureau was recognized for 37 years of continuous gain in memberships by the Texas Farm Bureau (TFB).

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