BISD | Franklin Advocate

The Bremond FCCLA (Family, Career and Community Leaders of America) trip to Regional Competition in Galveston. Students include: Daniel Scaman, Chloe Townsend, Colin Snider, Dustin Lane, Jullithsa Ponce, Ashia Maxwell, Aaliyah Murphy, Trinity Snell, Anabella Suarez, Trevor Brock, Jose Sandoval, and Ancel Smith. Advisor is Theresa Martin.

News

It’s always a busy time of year and 2019 has been no exception as more than 1000 people made their way to The Ranch Saturday for the annual start of the Franklin Little League season.

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Howard DeHart takes a minute to lift the BBQ lid for the newspaper to get a look inside at the finished brisket served at the annual Masonic Lodge BBQ.

A staple in the community is the annual Masonic Lodge BBQ Scholarship fund raiser which is one of the many community contributions that helps fund the “Building Toward The Future” scholarship fund

Ken Miller from the Pioneer Café and Motel approached the city at Monday’s council meeting seeking repair compensation for a sewer back up that caused damage to two rooms of the motel.

Columns & Opinions

Newspapers are a dying industry. Everyone just reads the news online, etc…

My phone has been lit up all week over this Waco Superintendent arrest in Robertson County. There is no way you have not heard the story, but in case you haven’t I will tell you.

Then again, I could be wrong.

Jay Leno made fun of them, people laugh when they see them and I have made a few doozies in my many years in this chair. I’m talking about headline typos and mistakes.

Sports

You couldn’t have written a script for the start to the district baseball season for the Franklin Lions than the one they have had thus far this season.

Franklin Lady Lions Track/Field

The Franklin girls athletic program is all over the place these days and doing well in the process.

It’s probably way to soon to judge the Franklin Lions in either baseball or track and field.

Franklin Advocate

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