Franklin County Newswire

Franklin County Newswire

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  1. Boys Basketball: Foul trouble leads others to step up to beat Bourbon Co.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | State Journal

    Franklin County's boys basketball team was able to play through that and post a 62-56 victory at home Thursday against Bourbon County. Senior DeMarcus Kennedy and freshman Diablo Stewart were in foul trouble in the first quarter, which ended with FCHS leading 16-13.

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  2. Jury selection begins in quadruple murder in Franklin CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2014 | KCTV5

    ... of a missing 18-month-old girl whose mother was found dead along with two men at a farm home in nearby Franklin County after six days of intensive searching. The man charged with killing four people on an eastern Kansas farm is set to appear in ...

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  3. Jury selection to start in quadruple murder in Franklin CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2014 | KCTV5

    ... of a missing 18-month-old girl whose mother was found dead along with two men at a farm home in nearby Franklin County after six days of intensive searching. The man charged with killing four people on an eastern Kansas farm is set to appear in ...

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  4. Ocean Springs squads will open state soccer playoffs MondayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 24 | The Mississippi Press

    ... all set to start the playoffs on Tuesday night. In the Class 1A/2A/3A playoffs, the RCS girls are hosting Franklin County while their male counterparts are slated to travel to Franklin County. Continue to check back here as well will keep you ...

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  5. Icy conditions force pilot to make emergency landing in field near OttawaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2016 | KCTV5

    Troopers said no one was hurt when Robert Fenton put his 1995 Piper aircraft down near Labette Road and Louisiana Road. Fenton called in an emergency landing in Franklin County due to icy conditions, according to the report.

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  6. An education in bourbonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 14 | State Journal

    ... Wednesday in Tackett's class. "It's important for all Kentuckians to know the history of bourbon." Frankfort/Franklin County is already imbedded in its bourbon roots and many are working to broaden its exposure. Downtown bars stock dozens of premium ...

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  7. Pa. Farm Show a draw for localsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 9 | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    ... This isn't Blake's first prize animal competition. Last August, Blake entered one of his pigs in the 4-H Franklin County Pig Club competition and he and the pig walked away with Grand Champion Pig honors. He did, and now he has the chance to add to ...

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  8. County officials sworn MondayRead the original story

    Jan 4, 2016 | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    County officials sworn Monday New Judge, Sheriff, and re-elected officials are sworn in during Monday ceremony. Check out this story on publicopiniononline.com: http://ponews.co/1OHdXc8 CHAMBERSBURG - More than a hundred supporters, family and friends gathered in courtroom one of the Franklin County Courthouse Monday morning, as officials new and re-elected took their oaths to begin their service in Franklin County.

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  9. Both directions of I-55 reopen near Meramec RiverRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 1, 2016 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    ... closed Friday morning. This closure was between I-270 in St. Louis County and Route 100 at Gray Summit in Franklin County due to flooding of the Meramec River at Route 141. Local traffic can get to Bowles Ave. only. The closure between mile markers ...

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  10. UPDATED: Four lanes of southbound I-55 now openRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2015 | Oakville Call

    ... closed in St. Louis County. The closure is between I-270 in St. Louis County and Route 100 at Gray Summit in Franklin County due to flooding of the Meramec River at Route 141. Local traffic can get to Bowles Ave only. The closure is between mile ...

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  11. NB I-55 near Meramec River to reopen 5:30pm, SB lanes to remain closedRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 31, 2015 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    ... in St. Louis County. This closure was between I-270 in St. Louis County and Route 100 at Gray Summit in Franklin County due to flooding of the Meramec River at Route 141. Local traffic can get to Bowles Ave. only. The closure between mile markers ...

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  12. UPDATED: Two lanes of northbound I-55 open to trafficRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2015 | Oakville Call

    ... closed in St. Louis County. The closure is between I-270 in St. Louis County and Route 100 at Gray Summit in Franklin County due to flooding of the Meramec River at Route 141. Local traffic can get to Bowles Avenue only. The closure is between mile ...

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  13. U.S. 63 open near Vienna: I-55 and I-44 still closed around St. LouisRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 31, 2015 | News Tribune

    However, I-55 is closed at St. Louis/Jefferson County Line and I-44 remains closed in St. Louis County Missouri 231/Telegraph is the only crossing open between the counties so the alternate route at this time is 231 to US 61/67 to Imperial Main St. Both directions of I-44 remain closed in St. Louis County between I-270 in St. Louis County and Missouri 100 at Gray Summit in Franklin County due to flooding of the Meramec River at Missouri 141. Interstate travelers can use I-57 in Illinois to cross the Mississippi River at Sikeston and reconnect to I-55.

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  14. I-44 in central Missouri open again, MoDOT reportsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2015 | Trucker

    ... a.m. Wednesday, MoDOT said. The closure is between I-270 in St. Louis County and Route 100 at Gray Summit in Franklin County because of flooding of the Meramec River at Route 141. The closure is between mile marker 253 and 274 and is expected to ...

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  15. Flood Update: Interstate 44 Closed in St. Louis CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2015 | Kansas City InfoZine

    ... detour for local traffic is as follows: Eastbound I-44 traffic is detoured off at Route 30 in St. Clair in Franklin County, mile marker 239. From there they take Route 30 to Route 141 southbound in St. Louis County. From Route 141, they take ...

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  16. The Latest: Missouri National Guard to assist flood fightingRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2015 | KCTV5

    ... (BURR-bus) River reached an all-time high Tuesday, nearly 20 feet above flood stage. Stephanie Norton of the Franklin County Emergency Management Agency says no one has been killed or injured. However, water is near the roofs of a McDonald's, ... 2 comments

  17. Latest: Overflowing River Swamps Eastern Missouri TownRead the original story

    Dec 29, 2015 | Joplin

    Several businesses are flooded in the eastern Missouri town of Union after a small river raged out of control. The Bourbeuse (BURR-bus) River reached an all-time high Tuesday, nearly 20 feet above flood stage. Stephanie Norton of the Franklin County ... (Read full article)

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  18. In one Vermont county, disgruntled pediatricians leavingRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 28, 2015 | North County Public Radio

    Northwestern Vermont's Franklin County had 11 pediatricians at the start of 2015 and will end the year with seven, which some doctors are blaming on low payments from Medicaid. Medicaid reimbursements to primary care doctors were boosted by 20 percent under the federal Affordable Care Act, with the proviso that states would step in to cover that increase in funding beginning this year.

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  19. Right on schedule: New Franklin County Courthouse's due date doesn't appear to be lateRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2015 | The Recorder

    ... of winter weather to keep the project on schedule. "Everybody's looking forward to having more space," said Franklin County Clerk of Courts Susan Emond, who was among a group of local officials who met with court administrators last week - but were ...

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  20. Satanic Temple lawsuit over Nativity sceneaRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2015 | Journal and Courier

    ... of baby Jesus, Mary, Joseph and the three wise men (seen in December 2014) has been on display outside the Franklin County Courthouse every year for the past five decades. A second legal dispute over a Nativity scene that's been on display outside ...

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