Arrest Report

Arrest Report

A 24-year-old Franklin man was taken into custody on March 17 on a charge of habitual breaking and or entering. Derek Gene Camp was arrested by Sheriff’s Deputies on the felony charge. He was booked into the Detention Center on a $4,000 bond and is due in court May 19. Macon County Sheriff’s Deputies arrested…

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More than 100 cited on Macon roads during March Booze It & Lose It

More than 100 drivers were cited on Macon County roads during the recent St. Patrick’s Day Booze It and Lose It Campaign conducted by state and local law enforcement. The traffic safety crackdown ran from March 14 through March 17 when officers stepped up patrols and held checkpoints across the state. In Macon County, two…

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Next year’s calendar approved by school board

School officials unanimously approved the 2014-2015 school calendar at Monday’s monthly school board meeting held at Highlands School. The first day of school for students is slated for Monday, August 25, 2014, and the school year will conclude on Thursday, June 11, 2015. Teachers will begin working on Tuesday, August 19, 2014 and their last…

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Fund designated for apartment fire victims

Fund designated for apartment fire victims

A special fund has been set up for a local family that lost all their belongings in a fire Sunday night. Monetary donations are being accepted for the Hutchinson Fire Recovery account at United Community Bank. A mother and two children’s home at 43 Ulco Drive was destroyed by fire Sunday night. Fortunately no one…

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Offer on town hall tenatively accepted by town

The town of Franklin has tentatively accepted a lease-purchase offer for the former town hall facilities located at West Main Street. Lazy Hiker, LLC submitted the offer for the property with plans to renovate it and convert it into a brewery. Franklin town manager Warren Cabe says the offer includes a stipulation to make guaranteed…

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Franklin High Sports cancelled today

All sporting events involving Franklin High School have been cancelled for Tuesday, March 25. They are reschedule to tomorrow as follows: JV Baseball @ North Henderson 4:30 V Baseball vs North Henderson 6:30 Softball  D/H vs North Henderson  4:00/6:00 (JV first) JV Soccer vs Swain 5:00

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Community Calendar

  • November 27, 2014 12:00 pmCOMMUNITY THANKSGIVING DINNER
  • November 27, 2014 6:00 pmFREE MEAL AT "THE SERVING SPOON"
  • November 28, 2014 5:30 pmAMERICAN LEGION BINGO
  • December 4, 2014 6:00 pmFREE MEAL AT "THE SERVING SPOON"
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