Focus on fire safety as burn ban continues

Tuesday the Alabama Forestry Commission announced a re-issue of the statewide fire alert. In the 32 northern counties – which, of course, includes Franklin – ... Read more

Cultura Garden Club holds meeting at Overton Farm

Overton Farm was the setting for the October meeting of the Cultura Garden Club. Read more

Ensure safe Halloween fun, memories

The spookiest night of the year is upon us, about two weeks away depending on when you’re reading. It’s pretty easy to get in the ... Read more

Community spirit evident at Spirit of Hodges festival

There’s always something special about a festival in Franklin County. This year’s Spirit of Hodges festival took place on Saturday, and I look forward to ... Read more

DKG Alpha Upsilon chapter celebrates Oktoberfest

The Alpha Upsilon Chapter of Delta Kappa Gamma International continues its virtual travels to DKG International sisters’ clubs and country during the 2023-2024 club year. Read more

Audacious autumnal arachnid announces arrival

One day last week, I was minding my own business, enjoying a pleasant October evening outdoors when, in my peripheral vision, I suddenly became aware ... Read more

Picks contest continues as season winds down

Although the regular high school football season is past its midpoint, you still have a few chances left to try your hand at our Play ... Read more

October swirls into view, brings bright, blue weather

With its welcome drop in temperatures and crisp blue skies, October officially announces, at least for me, that fall has truly arrived. Traditionally, I think ... Read more

Another October brings another chance to spread breast cancer awareness

For so many, October stirs feelings about breast cancer survivorship and support as Breast Cancer Awareness Month takes the spotlight. You will be hard-pressed to ... Read more

National Arts and Humanities Council month celebrates art, diversity

Every October, organizations and communities across the country celebrate National Arts and Humanities Month. Hosted by the Americans for the Arts, the celebration evolved more ... Read more

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