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Matt Schielacle and Joe Harris of Franklin with Jim Blount, Furman Richards and Joe Johnson of Hawkwood Entergy presented the donation check for $10,000.00 to the food pantry to help in the restoration and re-stocking.

Food Pantry receives needed donation

The Franklin Food Pantry, which was partially destroyed by the tornado on April 13 received a large contribution from Hawkwood Entergy this past Tuesday. Jim Blount along with Joe Johnson,

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American Legion Tasha Morris, SSB Justin Kleiber, FPD Chief Terry Thibodeaux, SSB Norman Koch, Mayor Molly Hedrick, RCEMS Rene Ferrell, FVFD Ron Honea, FVFD Kevin Gassen, Franklin Advocate Teresa and Dennis Phillips, and SSB Justen Salcido.

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Franklin Mayor Molly Hedrick with RCEMS Rene Ferrell and FVFD Kevin Gassen with the three pieces presented Tuesday to the city of Franklin.

It takes a village

Community leaders gathered outside South-Star Bank in Franklin on Tuesday to receive a presentation from the Franklin Volunteer Fire Department, Franklin Police Department, Franklin Advocate, American Legion and the Robertson

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Johnathan Ellard, just one of the seniors pitching in to lend a had last Friday cleaning a lot in Franklin after the tornado of April 13.

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A great group of kids gathered in Franklin from Caldwell High School NHS group to lend a hand with the clean up.

Caldwell NHS comes to Franklin

Work all year for a reward trip and then do what not many would, cancel your reward trip and come help a city in need. The Caldwell ISD National Honor

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Karen Smitherman, owner of Country Flowers takes a minute to talk with the local newspaper about the up coming prom night, a historically busy event for the flower / gift shop on the square.

The Prom will go on

The Franklin High School prom may have been rescheduled, but the prom must go on. Saturday, April 27, 2019 will mark the annual senior event at the Pridgeon Center in


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