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10/28/2014 - 4:34pm
Voters in Franklin County will head to the polls next Tuesday to cast their ballots in the Nov. 4 general election. With only two contested races for local offices, most of the attention will focus on other races at the state and federal levels.      The battle for county treasurer is the only contested race for an elected office in Franklin County. Two-term incumbent...
09/30/2014 - 3:07pm
Beautiful weather led to a great turnout for the 2014 Franklin County Fresh on the Farm tour Sunday afternoon. The event, also known as the “Farm Crawl,” featured locally- grown products at three Franklin County farms.  Guests were free to come and go as they pleased and had the chance to sample fresh vegetables, fruit and...
09/23/2014 - 3:33pm
The sound of gunfire rattled the hallways at South Side Elementary last week as bullet casings from a rifle and handgun fell to the floor. Faculty members remained inside their rooms and offices, eagerly waiting for the shots to stop.      Thankfully, it was all just a drill.      The exercise was part...
09/23/2014 - 3:31pm
Two local hog farmers have teamed up to fill a void left on Latimer’s Main Street following last month’s closing of Corner Market.      Landon Plagge and Travis Pralle will open Latimer Community Grocery in the former Latimer Café sometime in October after extensive renovations are completed inside the...
09/23/2014 - 3:28pm
A night of laughter and nostalgia will greet visitors at the Windsor Theatre next weekend when “An Evening Like It Used To Be” hits the stage for the fourth-straight year.      The annual event is presented by the Franklin County Arts Council (FCAC) and will feature a full slate of performances reminiscent of...
09/19/2014 - 2:44pm
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