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Clean 2020 audit received, FCAD budget approved

A clean audit for the 2020 fiscal year was received by the Franklin County Water District at the board’s March meeting and approval was given for the local appraisal district budget for 2021-22.

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Trailer of 18 wheeler splits in half

An 18 wheeler trailer split in half during an accident on I-30 around 1 p.m. Thursday, March 18 near a construction zone.

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County accepts two grants, stimulus could be $2 million

The two grants which could total more than $130,000 and the promise of up to $2 million in federal stimulus funds were topics of discussion at the Franklin County Commissioners Court meeting Monday, March 22.

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No fooling, deadline is April 1 for voter registration

No fooling, the last day to register to vote in the local municipal elections will be Thursday, April 1.

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Passengers injured in separate accidents Saturday and Sunday

Several passengers reported injuries in two separate accidents over the weekend.

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Several home burglaries reported

Several home burglaries were reported to the Franklin County Sheriff’s Office this week.

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Latortue selected for Trademark Who’s Who

Dr. Jean LatortueDr. Jean Latortue has been selected for inclusion in the forthcoming Trademark Who’s Who Honor’s edition for demonstrating dedication, leadership and professional excellence.

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Animal shelter

Vanessa Van Diver with Pets Going Places speaks with the executive committee of the Franklin County Industrial FoundationVanessa Van Diver with Pets Going Places speaks with the executive committee of the Franklin County Industrial Foundation about her organization’s plans to create a countywide animal shelter.

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Reckless driver detained, arrested

A report of a reckless driver on Miller St. was received around 10:45 p.m. Monday, March 8. Officers detained Frank Hall, age 30, and conducted a field sobriety test.

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