Memorial Park will get a facelift in the next couple months after the town board of aldermen voted Monday to pursue a less expensive alternative to a plan proposed last month.
By Tim Reaves
Mountain Valley Volunteer Fire Department seems stuck between a rock and a hard place.
The department covers the smallest fire district in the county, mostly on Cowee Mountain.
By Tim Reaves
Macon County CareNet is seeking a new executive director following the resignation of Shaina Adkins from that position on April 23. Friday will be Adkins’ last day with the organization.
By Ryan Hanchett
On the strength of a seven-run second inning, Franklin’s softball team blew past East Henderson 10-0 on Friday.
The losses continue to pile up for Franklin’s baseball team. The Panthers lost twice at home this week, giving them four defeats in their past five contests.
Between the boom from the cannon, cheers from the crowd and exciting plays on the field, the Panther Pit is home to an electric atmosphere on Friday nights in the fall.
Mack L. McGee, 82, of Franklin, passed away Saturday, April 30, 2016.
dwina Faye Hauversburk, 85, of Franklin, passed away Tuesday, April 12, 2016.
Etta Ellis, 88, of Franklin, passed away Friday, April 29, 2016. Memorial services were held Sunday, May 1, 2016 in the Chapel of Bryant-Grant Funeral Home, with Pastor Rusty Wolfrey officiating.
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