Staff Reports

Michael E. Joyner

NEWSOMS—Michael Elliott Joyner, 56, passed away on Oct. 8, 2014, after a six-month fight with esophageal cancer. He is now home and resting with Jesus ... Read more

Hinton, Cannady exchange vows

Nicole Falana Hinton of East Orange, New Jersey, and Dale Armand Cannady of Franklin were married on Monday, Sept. 22, 2014, at 1 p.m. in ... Read more

Don’t be afraid of seeking help

People often say that the first step to solving a personal problem is by admitting there is a problem. Years ago, Lynnora Sumblin of Franklin ... Read more

Father sentenced in daughter’s death

In connection with an Oct. 26, 2013, crash that resulted in the death of a J.P. King Middle School student, the father was sentenced on ... Read more