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Marla White returns to county as Franklin County Auditor

Marla Martin WhiteMarla Martin White is returning to Franklin County as its internal auditor starting June 1, according to Franklin County Judge Scott Lee who introduced her to members of the Franklin County Commissioner’s Court at their meeting Tuesday, May 29.

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Rail-port focus for joint meeting tonight

The local contractor for rail service Blacklands Railroad owner and staff will present information on the proposed rail-port project in a joint meeting of four entities at 6 p.m. Thursday, May 31 in the Emergency Center /Training Room at the Franklin County Law Enforcement Center.

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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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Letter carrier food drive successful

The annual Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive sponsored by the National Association of Letter Carriers, in conjunction with the United States Postal Service, was Saturday, May 12.

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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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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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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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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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