Lions scar the Eagles and ready to stampede the Buffalos

Bryson Washington (15) runs between blockers accumulating his 164 yards on 16 carries (avg. 10.25 yds per carry) against Rogers. Washington ended the night with Touchdown runs of 64 and 31 yards, 12 tackles and 2 passes broken up. JAN ROE | FRANKLIN ADVOCATE

 

 

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Florence falls 63-6 to the Lions; Buffalo is next

Malcolm Murphy (24) breaks after receiving Marcus Ward pass for a 33 yard Franklin touchdown. JAN ROE | FRANKLIN ADVOCATE

The Franklin Lions carried their No. 7 ranking on the road to face winless Florence Friday night at Stampede Stadium and came away with a dominating 63-6 win over the Buffaloes.

Lions scar the Eagles and ready to stampede the Buffalos

Bryson Washington (15) runs between blockers accumulating his 164 yards on 16 carries (avg. 10.25 yds per carry) against Rogers. Washington ended the night with Touchdown runs of 64 and 31 yards, 12 tackles and 2 passes broken up. JAN ROE | FRANKLIN ADVOCATE

The Franklin Lions had to overcome a few early mistakes and an explosive Rogers Eagles offense to remain perfect in District 13-3A action Friday night. With the 52-35 victory, the No.

Homecoming Court

The 2020 FHS Homecoming Queens Court consisted of Sophomore Duchess Brenna Williams, Senior Princess Ellis Trevino, Senior Princess Makenna Chrane, Senior Homecoming Queen Pharon Joshua, Senior Pri

Columns & Opinions

State resumes requiring

Texans receiving unemployment benefits will need to show an active effort to find a job starting November 1.

Media speculation is a best guess failure

Before the opening of early voting in the state of Texas. Texas Governor Gregg Abbott reduced the number of drop-off ballot locations to one station per Texas County.

Accusations rock Attorney General’s office

Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton is battling back against seven top aides who accuse him of bribery and abuse of office.

Sports

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Malcolm Murphy (24) out jumps the defender for a perfectly placed QB Marcus Ward, Jr. pass and 81 yard first quarter Touchdown.

The Franklin Lions opened District 13 play with a bang Friday night when they dismantled the No. 3 ranked Lexington Eagles in route to a 49-12 victory.

As reported last week in the Robertson County News and the Franklin Advocate, St.

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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.

 

 

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