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Franklin BOC Approves Controversial Planned Poultry Farm Near Hospital

May 5, 2015

A controversial proposed poultry operation near Ty Cobb Regional Medical Center got the go-ahead from Franklin County Commissioners Monday night, despite the objections of those living near and next to the property. David Brown owns 25 acres on SR59 near Ty Cobb Regional Medical Center.  He plans to build two-story laying houses on the land…

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First Lavonia Police Scholarship to be Awarded Tonight

May 5, 2015

Franklin County High School seniors graduate May 15th and tonight, Lavonia Police will be announcing the winner of the first annual Deputy Steven LaCruz Memorial Scholarship. The announcement takes place tonight at Franklin County High School during the school’s annual Honors Night. In January, Lavonia…

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Two Local High School Students Win Law Day Essay Contest

May 5, 2015

Two local high school students are the winners of this year’s Law Day Essay Contest. The contest is sponsored each year by Madison County attorney and Juvenile Court Judge Warren Caswell. This is the tenth annual Law Day Essay Contest and according to Caswell, it…

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Mobile Job Coach in Lavonia Today

May 5, 2015

Just a reminder, the Georgia Mountains Regional Commission’s mobile job coach will be in Lavonia today to help job seekers get a leg up on their career search. The coach…

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Comer Housing Authority Cited by HUD for Numerous Violations

May 5, 2015

The City of Comer’s Housing Authority is coming under fire from the U.S. Housing and Urban Development Office of the Inspector General. In late April, HUD issued its report of…

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Franklin County to Forward Fund Last of SPLOST IV Projects

May 4, 2015

Franklin County is looking ahead at projects to list on the next Special Purpose Local Option Sales Tax,  but there are still a number of projects left to finish in…

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  • May 5, 2015Fancy Nancy Mother's Day Tea Party.
  • May 5, 2015 8:30 amKindergarten Registration
  • May 5, 2015 10:30 amStory Time for Children
  • May 5, 2015 4:00 pmCrafternoon with Carrie
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