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Trick-or-Treat on the square Friday

The annual Trick-or-Treat Around the Square will be Friday, October 30 from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. There will be candy stops at the Trick-or-Treat Around the Square event and numerous trick-or-trunk stops around the plaza.

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Sign up now to “Walk Across Texas”

Participants are being sought for the annual “Walk Across Texas” get fit event through the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service. Registration will take place over the next 10 days.

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Claxton, Epperson win annual 42 tourney

Kathy Byrd, Nancy Woodall, Jeremy Byrd, and Chris Gaines participate in a warm up 42 game.Kathy Byrd, Nancy Woodall, Jeremy Byrd, and Chris Gaines participate in a warm up 42 game. The team of Betty Claxton and David Epperson were declared the winners in the day long 42

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Stew, chili to be sold on square Monday

A fund raiser for the Franklin County Genealogical Society will be Monday, October 26 on the downtown plaza. Billy Jordan chicken stew and Garry Romines chili will be available for purchase.

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Dudley Barnett wins Weiner Dog Race

Stephanie Hyman and Molly B, Cameron Findley Dudley, and Hunter Tunnell and Marley Bob proudly display their winning awards from the third annual Weiner Dog RaceStephanie Hyman and Molly B, Cameron Findley Dudley, and Hunter Tunnell and Marley Bob proudly display their winning awards from the third annual Weiner Dog Race

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Haygood, McDaniel, Rosen first in Raingutter Regatta

Webelos Trystan Burton and Riley Henderson puff and blow to make their boats sail the length of a track in the annual Raingutter RegadaWebelos Trystan Burton and Riley Henderson puff and blow to make their boats sail the length of a track in the annual Raingutter Regada. Kason Haygood, Kirk Allen-Rosen and Kayden McDaniel took first place in their respective divisions of the annual Cub Scout Pack 271 races Monday, October 19.

Hedges, Geffers first to finish 5K run

Winners of 5 K CountryFest RunA total of 59 runners  helped to kick off a day full of events by participating in the sixth annual CountryFest 5K on Saturday, October 10. Zach Hedges and Britany Geffers were recognized

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Anniversary celebration

Kermit Ferrell, center, visits with a couple at the 15th Anniversary celebration for Coldwell Banker Lakehaven Associations.Kermit Ferrell, center, visits with a couple at the 15th Anniversary celebration for Coldwell Banker Lakehaven Associations. The entire staff was on hand, and free hamburgers and hot dogs were available.

Entries shine in auto show

Winners of Judged Auto Show proudly show off their winning trophies.The 18th annual CountryFest Auto Show benefitted from the beautiful fall weather bringing in enough contestants to overflow into a second parking lot on Saturday, October 10.

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