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Franklin Volunteer Fire Chief Travis Aaron who has been at the front of the tornado disaster from the very first moments, uses 30 gallons of diesel fuel to get the blaze started. The fuel, in a 5 gal. Bucket was hand thrown on the blaze.

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SouthStar Bank’s Justin Salcadio along with employees from the Franklin Branch, Mayor Molly Hedrick and Chamber President Justin Kleiber with a very large check.

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Dr. Al Campbell, Sara Davis, Norma Labuda, Sandra Hoegemeyer, Jim Steakley, Kenny Reinhardt, Monica Stem, Debbie Liere, Virginia Akins, Shel Winkley, Frances Steakley, Linda Braswell had a wonderful time with the meeting and found it very interesting.

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Franklin Volunteer Fire Chief Travis Aaron who has been at the front of the tornado disaster from the very first moments, uses 30 gallons of diesel fuel to get the blaze started. The fuel, in a 5 gal. Bucket was hand thrown on the blaze.

It will take several days to see the very large brush pile that was collected from the devastation of the April 13 Franklin tornado cleared.

Saturday morning the start of the annual Scott Burgess Memorial 5k got underway at 8:00 a.m. with more registrants than in previous years.

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Franklin Police Officer Steven Barber with Klaus outside the police station.

Not just one, but now two drug dogs will patrol the streets of Franklin; introducing Klaus, a one year old certified German Sheppard who has already had two assists and been working since early las

Columns & Opinions

Take a few months of your life and plan an event, a big event, with lots of moving parts and people.

They had some stretches of great play and others where they seem to forget their focus but when they needed it most the Franklin Lions baseball team found their mojo and as a result find themselves

I love watching a community come together, and with our communities I get to see it all the time.

Sports

Franklin Lady Lions Girls Athletics

Franklin Lions Baseball Regional Quarterfinals

In baseball they always say you win with pitching and defense but I’m here to tell you it takes a little more than that to win a game.

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