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Support the school board

Members of the Virginia Board of Education are coming to Franklin this Wednesday at 7 p.m., and they are inviting residents to meet them and ... Read more

Back to work

Naturally we want to offer our congratulations to all the winners in this past election. Read more

In honor of dedication

So many among us are fortunate to be able to say that, at the most crucial and vulnerable point in our lives, we were blessed ... Read more

Don’t neglect this election

Throughout the country many localities — Franklin not the least among them — will use this Tuesday for elections. On the ballot for the city’s ... Read more

Prepare for the dangers

Cities and towns across the Southeast have been hunkering down in recent days as lines of deadly thunderstorms have blown through, leaving destruction and more ... Read more