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The Best Grapes

In the Bourdeaux region of France, two sisters run what used to be a small wine label. Their grandfather started the vineyard on 10 acres. ... Read more

4 days ago by Contributor.

Back to normal?

Over the last three Sundays, I’ve taken a straw poll of those present in church, and at the time of this writing, approximately 90% of ... Read more

4 days ago by Contributor.

Franklin Female Seminary opens

By Clyde Parker The Franklin Female Seminary, a boarding and day school for girls, was opened in 1894 and was located on Clay Street in ... Read more

1 week ago by Contributor.

Sterling joins Boys & Girls Clubs board

Franklin City Public Schools Superintendent Dr. Tamara Sterling was recently elected to join the Boys & Girls Clubs of Southeast Virginia Board of Directors.  A ... Read more

1 week ago by Staff Reports.

Camp25 provides Easter Camp

Camp25, a nonprofit organization that provides “Camps For Kids” and sports leagues, hosted an Easter Camp for kids ages 4-14 on Sunday, April 4, at ... Read more

1 week ago by Staff Reports.

Cruise-In kicks off with 115 vehicles

Rain in the forecast and continuing COVID-19 concerns did not prevent a strong turnout at the Franklin Cruise-In Kickoff on April 24, as 115 vehicles ... Read more

1 week ago by Titus Mohler.

The bounding lion

I write this on the feast of Saint Mark — one of the four evangelists. It seems especially apropos to celebrate it this year as ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Contributor.

Take it easy on the volunteers

I have a reason for writing this week’s column, but you won’t know exactly what it is. I’ll guard that under the cloak of ambiguity. ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Contributor.

Zeal for your house

By Charles Qualls My mother and I have always been able to watch the same newscast ballgame, or read the same article, and come away ... Read more

2 months ago by Contributor.

Rules of the road

By Scott Baker Throughout Lent Christians are reminded of the path/journey of faith we are all called to walk. For many of us, we are ... Read more

2 months ago by Contributor.

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