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Ideas needed for hospital building

Citizens of all ages are invited to bring their ideas for best use of the old hospital building to a “brain storming session” at the Franklin County Law Enforcement Center and West Courthouse Annex at 6 p.m. Tuesday, May 29.

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Auction of lights, poles on hold

The auction of lights and poles purchased but too expensive to install at the Franklin County Sports Complex has been placed on hold and instead could be going to the new construction project for the Winnsboro ISD.

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County to form an economic development corporation

Members of the Franklin County Commissioners Court agreed to form a Franklin County Economic Development Corporation in a special called meeting of the court Wednesday, May 16.

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Rules, regulations updated: no change for roaming dogs

The Franklin County Water District’s Board of Directors approved minor changes in its rules and regulations recommended by attorneys and management to remain consistent with state and federal law.

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Zinn wins Justice of the Peace race

Robert ZinnRobert Zinn won the Republican Party nomination for Franklin County Justice of the Peace in the Tuesday, May 22 Run-off Primary Election.

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AG Paxton reminds Texans of May 31 deadline

Attorney General Ken Paxton today reminded Texans of the May 31 deadline to submit claims in a $586 million settlement with Western Union,

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TxDot urges drivers to “look twice for motorcycles”

As part of National Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month in May, the Texas Department of Transportation’s “Share the Road: Look Twice for Motorcycles” campaign is urging drivers to watch carefully for motorcycles.

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Carry the Load passing through Friday

The Carry the Load relay will pass through downtown Mount Vernon Friday evening, May 25, for the seventh consecutive year on its way from West Point Cemetery in New York state to Dallas.

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Ideas sought for use of old hospital building

Members of the Franklin County Commissioners Court are calling for a “brain storming session” with citizens who have innovative ideas to share with the community concerning the potential uses for the old county hospital building, located across from the main school entrance on Hwy. 37S.

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