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  1. City of Ukiah denies extension for homeless shelterRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Ukiah Daily Journal

    A deeply divided group addressed the Ukiah City Council Wednesday about the possibility of extending the winter homeless shelter for another month. On one side there were neighbors fed up with a sharp increase in vandalism, loitering and other disruptive activities, and on the other were citizens concerned about the welfare of those being housed at the shelter each night.

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  2. Panthers 50, Wildcats 70Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | News Democrat

    The Russellville Panthers ended their three-game winning streak in Franklin on Tuesday night with a 50-70 loss to the Franklin-Simpson Wildcats. About a month ago the Panthers up-ended the Wildcats' bid to have a perfect District 13 record with a 59-52 victory at Russellville.

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  3. Mrs. Stephanie Ellen Clawson Hume, Franklin, KYRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Columbia Magazine

    She was the daughter of Charles Hyrum and Alicia Susana Croucher Clawson of Burkesville, KY. Her husband, Matthew David Hume of Franklin, KY, survives.

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  4. City of Ukiah staff opposes keeping homeless shelter open longerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Ukiah Daily Journal

    The City of Ukiah fire marshal is recommending that the winter homeless shelter currently operating on Mazzoni Street not be allowed to stay open another 30 days due to safety concerns. “I will not approve an extension request without significant improvements to the building in question,” Kevin Jennings, Ukiah Valley Fire Authority Division Chief and Ukiah's Fire Marshal, wrote in a report to the Ukiah City Council regarding a request by the Mendocino County AIDS and Viral Hepatitis Network to keep the shelter open through April instead of closing at the end of March.

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  5. Gov. Beshear: Packaging Unlimited expanding in Franklin, KYRead the original story

    Sunday Jan 31 | Columbia Magazine

    Gov. Beshear: Packaging Unlimited expanding in Franklin, KY Company Adding 20 Jobs - Packaging solutions company adding 20 jobs, investing $2 million in equipment and upgrades; project is third announcement in three months for Franklin, located 1 hour 22 minutes - 90.1 miles, from Columbia, KY, according to Google Map

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  6. Simpson Co. man charged with making Molotov cocktailsRead the original story

    Friday Jan 29 | Columbia Magazine

    ... is presumed innocent until and unless proven guilty. Louisville, KY - Trey Alexander Gwathney-Law, age 18, of Franklin, Kentucky, was charged in a two count indictment by a grand jury meeting in Louisville. According to the Indictment, in September ...

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  7. Lawson, RosieRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | Telegraph-Forum

    Rosie M. Lawson BUCYRUS: Rosie Mae Lawson, matriarch of the Lawson family, died peacefully at her residence in Bucyrus Friday, January 22, 2016. She was born September 30, 1924 on a little farm in Franklin, Kentucky where she was raised by her parents, Jessie and Mattie Stringer.

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  8. Mrs. Stephanie Ellen Clawson Hume, Franklin, KYRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 26 | Columbia Magazine

    She was the daughter of Charles Hyrum and Alicia Susana Croucher Clawson of Burkesville, KY. Her husband, Matthew David Hume of Franklin, KY, survives.

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  9. City of Ukiah to discuss extending winter shelterRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 21 | Ukiah Daily Journal

    At its next meeting, the Ukiah City Council is expected to discuss the possibility of extending the length of time the emergency winter shelter will be open by 30 days. “I am asking the council to consider keeping the shelter open for five months instead of four,” Don Popowski told the board, explaining that the information he gleaned from the National Weather Service is that the rain is expected to be “above average” in April as well.

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  10. KY Civil Rights History is topic of tonight's talk at Lindsey WilsonRead the original story

    Feb 4, 2014 | Columbia Magazine

    KY Civil Rights History is topic of tonight's talk at Lindsey Wilson The speaker tonight, John J. Johnson, has been a courageous leader in the human rights movement since he was 18. He was one of the youngest presidents of a chapter of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People when he was tapped for the position at 19 in his hometown of Franklin, KY. Johnson also pushed for integration of city pools, and he led the fight against an effort to name Lawrence A. Rainey the head of Franklin's police department.

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  11. Gov. Beshear: Packaging Unlimited expanding in Franklin, KYRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 19 | Columbia Magazine

    Gov. Beshear: Packaging Unlimited expanding in Franklin, KY Company Adding 20 Jobs - Packaging solutions company adding 20 jobs, investing $2 million in equipment and upgrades; project is third announcement in three months for Franklin, located 1 hour 22 minutes - 90.1 miles, from Columbia, KY, according to Google Map

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  12. Appleton Woman Earns Top Dairy Queen Cake Decorator HonorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 15 | WTAQ-AM Green Bay

    ... cake and the third centered on a tropical theme. Other finalists are Rebecca Jindra of Andover, MN, Sandra Combs of Franklin, KY, Cam Tu Le of Brampton, Ontario, Canada and Florence Natalina from Jakarta, Indonesia.

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  13. Mrs. Stephanie Ellen Clawson Hume, Franklin, KYRead the original story

    Jan 5, 2016 | Columbia Magazine

    She was the daughter of Charles Hyrum and Alicia Susana Croucher Clawson of Burkesville, KY. Her husband, Matthew David Hume of Franklin, KY, survives.

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  14. Multiple Ra ville residents involved in collisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2015 | News Democrat

    The Kentucky State Police Post 3 Bowling Green responded to a two vehicle injury collision last night in the 3600 block of KY 100 just outside the city limits of Franklin that occurred at approx. 9:28 pm.

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  15. Cougars lose on road to WildcatsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2015 | News Democrat

    In a game much closer than the final score indicates, the Logan County Cougars fell to the Franklin-Simpson Wildcats 46-84 in Franklin on Friday night. It was last season, almost a year to the day, when the Wildcats were beaten by the Cougars at LCHS, 48-56.

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  16. Lady Cougars drop one; LCHS travels to FSHS on FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2015 | News Democrat

    ... the Lady Cougars, now 2-2 for the year, the loss no doubt gives greater motivation to the team as they travel to Franklin on Friday night to face the Lady Wildcats (1-3) in their second District 13 match-up of the season. The girls' gam, scheduled ...

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  17. Fire Dept. bids farewell to former brother in armsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2015 | Columbia Daily Herald

    ... by Jay Powell) Claude and his wife, Joyce Crowe, were married for 67 years, eloping as teenagers on Jan. 3, 1948 in Franklin, Ky. (Staff photo by Jay Powell) Columbia firefighters bid farewell to former Capt. Claude Ray "C.C." Crowe, who served with ...

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  18. Franklin mayor Ken Merrifield endorses Marco Rubio for presidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2015 | WMUR-TV Manchester

    A well-known Republican leader is endorsing Marco Rubio for president on Monday, WMUR.com has learned, and he is praising the Florida senator's "intellect, optimism, and vision." Franklin Mayor Ken Merrifield, a former vice chair of the New Hampshire Republican Party, will make it official when he introduces Rubio at a town hall meeting at the Laconia Veterans of Foreign Wars hall at 12:30 p.m. on Monday.

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  19. Mayburn D. MayesRead the original story

    Nov 26, 2015 | The Indianapolis Star

    He was born in Franklin, KY on February 20, 1936 to Clarence V. and Fanny C. Laney Mayes.

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  20. Billy JohnsonRead the original story

    Nov 17, 2015 | MainStreetNews.com

    ... Eugene Johnson. Survivors include his wife of 49 years, Jelaine S. Johnson, Winder; sons, Brian (Terri) Johnson, Franklin, Ky. and Darren (Susan) Johnson, Maysville; daughter, Julie (Jerome) Howell, Jefferson; brother, James Johnson; sisters, Faye ...

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