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Newsoms man shot in Franklin

An argument from a party in Southampton County spilled over to the Dorchester Square apartments in Franklin, where a 22-year-old Newsoms man was shot, said ... Read more

Community plans appreciation banquet for former First Baptist pastor

The Rev. Henry Blunt, former pastor of First Baptist Church of Franklin, said when he accepted the call to preach, everything that could go wrong, ... Read more

American Legion gives special honors to women on Memorial Day

American Legion gives special honors to women on Memorial Day

When American Legion Charles R. Younts Post 73 member Bob Springfield described Memorial Day, he said it’s an event that’s been becoming more inclusive ever ... Read more

FCPS ‘tightening belt’ to handle $157,000 reduction

Facing a shortfall of approximately $157,000 due to a drop of 41 students from the state’s projection, the Franklin City Public School Division has had ... Read more