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Franklin, Indiana is located in Johnson County. Zip codes in Franklin, IN include 46131. The median home price in Franklin is $124,900 which is roughly $77/per square foot. More Franklin information.

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11 hrs ago | Daily Journal

Franklin group likely won't buy, renovate buildings

A Franklin organization likely won't purchase and renovate two apartment buildings on North Main Street because a private developer is interested in renovating them.

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Sun Jul 27, 2014

Daily Journal

Police: Woman stole cash from produce stand

A Columbus woman was arrested after police said she took a cash box from a fruit and vegetable stand near Franklin.

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Sat Jul 26, 2014

WTHR-TV Indianapolis

Franklin teen improving after near drowning in early June

Students return to Franklin Community High School in less than two weeks, however it's the tragedy that happened just after last school year ended that continues to be at the forefront.

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Daily Journal

Aretha Franklin slams server's D-I-S-R-E-S-P-E-C-T

Aretha Franklin has some harsh words for a New York server who showed D-I-S-R-E-S-P-E-C-T by telling the Queen of Soul she wasn't allowed to eat her takeout inside the restaurant.

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

Daily Journal

Recycle electronics at ice cream social

Computer Redeemers, a Franklin business, will offer free drive-thru electronics recycling at Rocklane Christian Church's ice cream social Aug. 9. Those interested can drop off electronics for recycling between 4:30 and 7a p.m. at the church, 4430 Rocklane Road, Greenwood.

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Radio Ink

Huff Upped in KORN Country

Reising Radio Partners in Franklin, Indiana announced that Joanna Huff has been named co-host/producer for the morning show on WYGB 'KORN Country 100.3." Broadcasting from studios in both Franklin and Columbus, KORN reaches 21 counties in South Central Indiana, including all of Indianapolis

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Daily Journal

JFK returns to old look in new collectors' coins

The slain president's profile debuted on the half dollar 50 years ago, and the image was subtly tweaked and sharpened in the 1990s.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

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Slayings anniversary brings back pain for Dickus family

For the past year, the mother of a boy who was murdered in Franklin caught quick glimpses of her son in the faces of the children she helps at work.

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Grizzlies roaring in preseason rankings

Twelve starters from last year's nationally heralded squad have moved on. Two were among the best players in NCAA Division III and were easily among the best in Franklin history.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

Daily Journal

Police seek information on pedestrian hit-and-run

Franklin police are looking for any information about a vehicle that hit a woman in an alley Thursday night or early Friday morning.

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Ken Burns turns his lens on Roosevelt dynasty

Various members of the political dynasty have popped up in the filmmaker's projects on America's national parks, Prohibition and the Civil War.

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Ex-Indian Creek principal moving to Franklin schools

Maria Woodke, who was Indian Creek's principal the previous two school years, replaces Dave Sever, who retired.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

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Grant to fund work at juvenile center

More space is needed for programs designed to steer teens and children away from crime, so the county is considering plans to renovate the juvenile detention center in Franklin.

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Golf outing to benefit economic effort, charity

Pay It Forward Johnson County, a golf tournament fundraiser, is scheduled for Sept.

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Sun Jul 20, 2014

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Increased noise a concern near Greenwood, Franklin

The buzz of interstate traffic used to be a low hum, but for about a year, the clanking of vehicles hitting holes and the roar of semis is rattling a Franklin neighborhood.

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Sat Jul 19, 2014

Daily Journal

Human Services office hours set to change

Beginning Aug. 4, the office at 460 North Morton St., Suite B, in Franklin, will be closed Mondays.

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Fri Jul 18, 2014

Daily Journal

Fatal cemetery shooting called justified

Two Johnson County sheriff's deputies were protecting themselves when they killed a man who shot at them last summer, the county prosecutor has decided.

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Beef Magazine

Becks Named Hereford Advisors of the Year

Andy and Betsy Beck, Bainbridge, Ind., were honored as the 2014 National Junior Hereford Association Advisors of the Year, July 11, during the VitaFerm Junior National Hereford Expo in Harrisburg, Pa.

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Thu Jul 17, 2014

Daily Journal

Franklin trail plans face obstacles despite grants

Franklin wants to start building a trail that would connect walkers and bikers to a large neighborhood on the city's north end but can't make it all the way there yet.

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Wed Jul 16, 2014

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Franklin centers fill up fast

Four-year-old Ethan Sullivan plays with a wooden train Thursday at the Johnson Memorial Hospital Discovery Child Development Center.

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