At 11:00 a.m. on Tuesday January 2, of the New Year 2018, Robert Ray “Coach” Akins was laid to rest with military honors in the New Baden Cemetery.
Jenn Davis and Ste phany Kuchera held several Art Camps at their Messy Nest Studio during the holidays.
The Franklin Police Department while making an arrest for Felony Family Assault resulted in one of the largest Methamphetamine (Meth) bust in department history.
As kids gathered together to make ornaments for Santa you could just tell that it was getting closer to Christmas.
The Franklin United Methodist Church Cookie Walk fundraiser was a big success. The Ladies of the Church raised almost $5000 and provided many families with great cookies and candy.