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Franklin County Libraries Pinterest party

More than 30 people attended the pinterest party at the Franklin County LibraryMore than 30 people attended the pinterest party at the Franklin County Library on Thursday, Sept. 20. Those attending the party sampled recipes from pinterest and shared craft ideas.

Blood drive Oct. 1 for Dillard

A blood drive in honor of Tim Dillard of Mount Vernon will be from 8 a.m. to 10 p.m. Monday, Oct. 1 at Lowe’s Distribution Center in Mount Vernon.

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Smokin’ on the Winfield Rail Saturday

The 10th annual Smokin’ on the Winfield Rail Bar-B-Que Cook-off is Saturday, Sept. 29 in downtown Winfield.

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American Legion makes donation

American Legion Post, Auxillary, and Sons of the American Legion Post 243 made a $1,000 donation to the Northeast Texas Opportunities, Inc.The American Legion Post, Auxillary, and Sons of the American Legion Post 243 made a $1,000 donation to the Northeast Texas Opportunities, Inc.

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Dairy Queen fan rally

Fox Sports cameraman Jeff Irwin worked up a sweat filming the fan rally at the local Dairy QueenFox Sports cameraman Jeff Irwin worked up a sweat filming the fan rally at the local Dairy Queen on Friday, Sept. 21.

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Gabe Clayton to play at West New Hope Church

Gabe Clayton will play special music on the hammered dulcimer for the 9 a.m. service at West New Hope United Methodist Church Sunday, Sept. 30.

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Bouncing ride

Barbara Crowston, left, and Gary McManamy, right, provide bull riding actionBarbara Crowston, left, and Gary McManamy, right, provide bull riding action for a participant at the Handicapable Rodeo event on Friday, Sept. 21.

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CountryFest booth, 5K, car show, registration deadlines loom

The absolute deadline to reserve booth space at the 38th annual CountryFest celebration is Tuesday, Oct. 2.

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Prepping for CountryFest

City worker Rocky Bounds hangs a CountryFest banner in front of the Chamber of Commerce.City worker Rocky Bounds hangs a CountryFest banner in front of the Franklin County Chamber of Commerce.

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