News

2020 Robertson County Fair Queen and Court

2020 Robertson County Fair Queen, Emily Hall

Queen – Emily Hall, 1st runner up – Autumn Rachui, 2nd runner up – Celese Cranney, 3rd runner up – Cammy Ezzel, 4th runner up – Ellis Trevino

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Robertson County Judge Charles Ellison

In a special meeting held March 17, 2020, the Robertson County Commissioners signed a disaster declaration to continue to protect the citi-zens of Robertson County.

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Mrs. Norma Jean Brewer holds a sign of love for her kin-folk in Robertson County.

With everything shutting down and no visitation allowed Franklin Nursing Home’s Activity Director, Courtney Iverson is keeping everyone smiling with alternative activities for the residents.

Columns & Opinions

Check your source

In this day and age, where social media has become an infestation of posts and repost of information, some of that information is good, some reposts are just junk.

Miss Hattie Pack entertained fifty-four relatives of Lawrence D. O’Neal at a dinner Sunday held at the family home at Franklin to celebrate his 94th birthday.

Getting too close to home

We read about active shooter incidents almost weekly. The news channels fill the airwaves with one story after another. On March 7, 1 Killed and 17 Wounded in Cleveland, OH.

Sports

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UIL puts brakes on athletics

The University Interscholastic League (UIL) is the governing body that oversees the athletic programs in the State of Texas for high school girls and boys sports.

The Bremond Lady Tigers are saying goodbye to basketball and welcoming in the sports of softball and track. These are two areas the Lady Tigers have excelled in over the years.

The Bremond Tigers are not noted for their strong play in basketball, it’s just not a sport of emphasis.

 

 

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