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Hunnicutt benefit

Friends lined up for a turn to hug and wish well Edna Hunnicutt during a fish fry in her honor in Hagansport on Saturday, July 11.Friends lined up for a turn to hug and wish well Edna Hunnicutt during a fish fry in her honor in Hagansport on Saturday, July 11. Approximately 400 people were served and many joined the bidding at the live auction.

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Alzheimer Support Group to meet locally

The Alzheimer Support Group for the Mount Vernon area will meet at 2 p.m. on Thursday, July 16, at the Franklin County Library on the square. Caregivers, families, and friends are encouraged

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Old Saltillo Memorial Day planned July 19

Plans are under way for the Old Saltillo Cemetery Association’s 2015 Memorial Day program and ­annual business meeting set for Sunday, July 19.  The traditional program will be from

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Turtle Derby offers more than just races

There is more to do than just race a turtle at the ninth annual Mid-Summer Bash and Turtle Derby set for 6:30 p.m. Saturday, July 11 at the Alamo Mission Museum.

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Randy’s Pigskin 5K runners

Nathan Castro and Rocky ChristenberryNathan Castro and Rocky Christenberry were the only runners to participate in the Randy’s Pigskin 5K Fun Run on Saturday, June 27 as part of the Boots, Brew, and Barbeque event.

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Fountain, Templeton, Bell reunion announced

Descendants of the Fountain, Templeton and Bell families will gather for their annual  reunion at the Deer Lake Cabins in Scroggins July 17-19. Events will begin with a fish fry on Friday.

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Talsma attends leadership seminar

Hylke TalsmaHylke Talsma of Franklin County was one of 10 youth delegates sponsored by Wood County Electric Cooperative, Inc. (WCEC), to attend the 2015 Texas Rural Electric Youth Seminar

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Scavenger hunt tours businesses

Grab some of your closest friends, family members or someone known to be smart to compete for a chance to share $80 in prize money to be awarded in the

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Road trip planned for historical meeting

The bi-monthly meeting of the Franklin County Historical Association will take members on a road trip to the Historical Museum in Mount Pleasant Monday evening, July 6.

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