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05/03/2016 - 3:17pm
     Since its humble beginnings back in 1966, Franklin County Development Association (FCDA) has grown to become the driving force behind nearly every large-scale business project in the county.      “Economic development is a give and take process that doesn’t happen over night,” said Karen Mitchell, FCDA director. “It just boils down...
04/05/2016 - 3:36pm
     Two Franklin County organizations recently benefited from a special program aimed at beautifying communities across the state.      The Greater Franklin County Chamber of Commerce and Geneva Community Betterment (GCB) landed grants to help with two projects in Hampton and Geneva. The Chamber will use the...
04/05/2016 - 11:54am
NASHUA – A girl-boy sweep of the high jump by Lexi Jones and Reese Halloran as well as a sweep of the boys’ distance races by Jacob Hansen were among many highlights for the West Fork track teams at its Early Bird meet held at Nashua on Tuesday, March 29. Jones, who was a 2A district qualifier for Clear Lake in 2015, has already...
03/30/2016 - 9:14pm
            Hampton officials believe future role-playing activities at the former Franklin County Jail could violate portions of the city’s zoning ordinance.             Hampton City Manager Ron Dunt informed jail owner Mark...
03/29/2016 - 3:40pm
     The new owner of the former Franklin County Jail says the facility will not be used to host extreme non-sexual bondage.      Mark Gudmundsen answered questions in a follow-up interview after new information surfaced online. Images and videos on MenInChains.com and SlaveBound.com show Gudmundsen in various...
03/29/2016 - 3:39pm
     A local historic landmark is getting a new lease on life thanks to a big investment from an Arizona man.      Mark Gudmundsen recently purchased the former Franklin County Sheriff’s Residence and Jail located near Hampton’s historic downtown district. He hopes to transform the building into a...
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