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Free ice cream

Trinity Woods gets sprinkles added to her ice cream at the Franklin County Library as workers Sydney LeBlanc, Kassie Whitehurst, and Raul Leija dish up the sweet treats.Trinity Woods gets sprinkles added to her ice cream at the Franklin County Library as workers Sydney LeBlanc, Kassie Whitehurst, and Raul Leija dish up the sweet treats.

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Not too late to register Lunches of Love

The 10th annual Lunches of Love program begins Monday, July 9 and continues through Wednesday, Aug. 8.

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Fireworks on the lake Saturday, keep access clear

The 21st annual Independence Day weekend fireworks show over Lake Cypress Springs will be around 9:30 p.m. Saturday, June 30.

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Fireworks

The cannon flash can be seen during the grand finale of the 21st annual Independence Day fireworks show organized by the Boltz family on Saturday, June 30.The cannon flash can be seen during the grand finale of the 21st annual Independence Day fireworks show organized by the Boltz family on Saturday, June 30.

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WCEC donates to fire departments

Wood County Electric Cooperative (WCEC) donated $1,000 to each of the four Franklin County volunteer fire departments Tuesday, June 19 as part of their Operation Round Up program.

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Summer reading

Kinley Post, Jobe Law, and Ethan Nguyen work to design animal masks as part of the Summer Reading Program at the Franklin County Library.Kinley Post, Jobe Law, and Ethan Nguyen work to design animal masks as part of the Summer Reading Program at the Franklin County Library.

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Fireworks on the lake set for next week

The 21st annual fireworks over Lake Cypress Springs will be Saturday night, June 30.

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Rotary District 5830

Assistants installed at the annual officer installation brunch in Carthage were, from left to right, Sam Scroggins, Ralph Lakes, Mr. Reves, (DG Guthrie standing center), Shirlie Griffith and Barbara Turner.Nathan Reves of Mount Vernon was installed as Assistant District Govenor to Judy Guthrie, 2018-19 District Governor for Rotary Dist. 5830.

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Summer reading begins

August Whitaker reads a book to a group of students at the first session of the Summer Reading Program at the Franklin County Library August Whitaker reads a book to a group of students at the first session of the Summer Reading Program at the Franklin County Library Tuesday, June 19.

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