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City plans informational session on roundabout
Construction workers are building a new roundabout in Franklin this summer and residents will be able to learn more about it before it opens in August.
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Tue Jul 08, 2014
Mother Tased and Arrested, Child Found Wondering Hotel Halls
A young Indiana mother is arrested in Madisonville last night. Police say she was drinking at a motel bar, while her 4 year-old child was wondering the halls.
Police: Burglars strike school
One or more vandals broke into Webb Elementary School, and the damage was discovered Sunday afternoon.
Hetsco to add 40 jobs in move
A Greenwood company plans to relocate to Franklin and expand, bringing 40 new jobs to the city over the next four years.
Mon Jul 07, 2014
Retired history teacher's work chronicled over years
Marshall Mitchell, 78, was featured in an article in the Daily Journal's first edition in printed in 1963.
Sun Jul 06, 2014
History camp planned at county museum
Campers will attend each day from 9a a.m. to noon July 21 to July 25 at the museum, 135 N. Main St. in Franklin.
Fri Jul 04, 2014
Immigrants find acceptance, work in Indiana
The words in Chin are designed for Burmese immigrants, who now make up one-third of all workers at KYB Americas in Franklin.
Thu Jul 03, 2014
Grant to support program for area's hungriest students
Every Monday, teachers at area schools watch for students who run for breakfast and lunch lines, poke through trash cans looking for food to take home or who ask other students for food.
Wed Jul 02, 2014
Sticker leads to ACLU lawsuit
A Franklin woman thought she had gone through a red light or forgotten to use a turn signal when a police officer stopped her on her way to work.
Tue Jul 01, 2014
Editorial: Keep cyclists safe; pick routes with less traffic
Local cyclists have plenty of options in Johnson County where they can ride safely, including bike trails in Greenwood and Franklin and low-traffic county roads with hills near Prince's Lakes and Trafalgar.
ACLU sues 2 Indy police officers over car sticker
An Indiana woman intended her bumper sticker reading "unmarked police car" as a joke, but two police officers didn't think it was funny.
Mon Jun 30, 2014
University to name center for Franklin couple
An Indiana university will name its academic center after a Franklin couple who donated $5 million in a fundraising campaign.
Downtown spaces at a premium
Vehicles parked on East Court Street in Franklin on Monday. City officials are looking into limiting parking to three hours along the street.
Sun Jun 29, 2014
History camp planned at county museum
Campers will attend each day from 9 a.m. to noon July 21 to July 25 at the museum, 135 N. Main St. in Franklin.
Sat Jun 28, 2014
US Takes Gay Rights Global, Despite Unsure Welcome
President Barack Obama's administration has taken the U.S. gay rights revolution global, using American embassies across the world as outposts in a struggle that still hasn't been won at home.
Fri Jun 27, 2014
Smoking meats adds flavor to summer
Constant heat from the burning hickory wood below have tenderized the pork, sealing in juices and providing a sweet, savory taste.
Wed Jun 25, 2014
Editorial: Former city halls in line for second lives
In both Greenwood and Franklin, longtime city hall buildings where people visited officials, including the mayor, and conducted other business, now sit empty.
He lived a full life as a biology teacher for 36 years at Richmond High School, a taxidermist, a naturalist at Hayes Arboretum, a Camp Clements Counselor with his brother in law Larry Moore, a nature photographer, and an author of children's books.
Tue Jun 24, 2014
Franklin grad excited to be coaching Grizzly Cubs' program
The oldest players on this season's Franklin Community High School's volleyball roster trail their head coach by only seven graduating classes.
Mon Jun 23, 2014
Volunteers construct house for single mom
Homeowner Amanda Lukins will soon move into her new Franklin home being built by Habitat for Humanity of Johnson County.