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07/16/2014 - 12:38pm
Franklin County Auditor Toni Wilkinson issued a warning to local residents Wednesday about a possible mail scam regarding property deed documents. The letter, sent by Record Transfer Services of Westlake Village, Calif., suggests property owners obtain a “current grant deed” and “property assessment profile” from the company for $83. Wilkinson said the letter was bogus...
06/17/2014 - 3:16pm
For many farmers throughout Franklin County, the 2014 planting season was a night and day difference compared to 2013.      But then again, that’s not saying much.      “A lot of people that come into the office here will say, ‘Oh, this so much better than last year!’ ”...
06/17/2014 - 3:15pm
After more than four decades with the Hampton Police Department, communication supervisor and 911 dispatcher Willy Mason has decided to hang it up.      "I'm not sure it's completely sunk in yet. It will probably be very different,” she said. "I'm just looking forward to a new chapter in my life...
06/10/2014 - 5:26pm
              A vote recount in the GOP primary race for Franklin County Supervisor District II confirmed incumbent Jerry Plagge as the winner Tuesday afternoon.             Plagge narrowly edged challenger Gary McVicker by three votes during the June 3...
06/10/2014 - 4:46pm
Local entertainers will deliver yet another laugh-filled performance this summer with the production of “Arsenic and Old Lace” at the Windsor Theatre July 12-13.      The three-act play features a 14-member cast and follows the story of Martha and Abby Brewster, two old spinster sisters that have developed a...
06/10/2014 - 4:44pm
The Latimer City Hall celebrated moving into their new location with an open house on Saturday. Running out of room at the former city hall, the city purchased a former truck repair shop building last year to serve as their new home office.  The new building has plenty of room for the city’s equipment and administrative staff. “...
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