Wilson brings home the Gold

S helley W ilson | F ranklin A dvocate

Franklin ISD would like to congratulate Jack Wilson for receiving the Gold at the State Powerlifting Competition. Jack’s final stats were: Deadlift 205 and Bench 140.




Sharps stick city employees

The commonly used insulin syringes which need to be treated with care when disposed.

On Monday, Brandon Roark, Franklin City Utility Manager took to social media to warn residents of the hazards of carelessly tossing used needles into the toilet.

D.A.R.E officer Johnny Lopez presented the annual statistical data to record for Robertson County’s D.A.R.E Teaching and community presentation report.

Pierce pleas 20 years for assault of woman

Orlando Denonte Pierce

Orlando Denonte Pierce will no spend up to 20-years in the Texas Department of Correction Facility in Huntsville, Texas for beating his girlfriend to near death.

Columns & Opinions

Have you ever had a standard set for you so high that you were unable to meet that standard? Maybe it was a teacher, or a coach, or even yourself that set the standard so high.

The county is to share a new grapple truck purchased from the City of Bryan.

Governor requests presidential disaster declaration

Gov. Greg Abbott on Jan.


In what has to be a surprise to all except the Franklin faithful, the Lions dropped down in classification after Realignment.

The Franklin Lady Lions aren’t too dissatisfied with their new district realignment for volleyball. They could be downright pleased with the results.

The Franklin Lions finds themselves in a precarious position this week as they play the district leader and the team that is breathing down their necks.

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