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  1. Longboat Key-Jack Daly to seek District 4 seatRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | YourObserver

    Longboat Key Planning and Zoning Board Vice Chairman Jack Daly will seek the District 4 seat on the Longboat Key Town Commission. Town Clerk Trish Granger notified Daly in an email Friday that he qualified to run for the seat in the town's March 10, 2015 general municipal election.

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  2. Horoscope: October 28, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 22 | The Campbell Reporter

    BIRTHDAY GAL: Actress Annie Potts was born in Franklin, Ky., today in 1952. This birthday gal is best known for her role as Mary Jo Shively on the hit series "Designing Women" from 1986-1993.

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  3. Longboat Key-Daly qualifies to run for District 4 commission seatRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 27 | YourObserver

    Jack Daly has qualified to run for the District 4 seat of the Longboat Key Town Commission in the town's March general municipal election. Daly, 78, is vice chairman of the Longboat Key Planning and Zoning Board and also serves as president of Club Longboat's condominium association.

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  4. Longboat Key-Commission jolts utilities planRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 22 | YourObserver

    A proposal to bury underground utilities along Gulf of Mexico Drive surged closer to voters Monday, when the Longboat Key Town Commission voted to send two referenda questions to the electorate. If approved by voters, the first ordinance would allow the town to seek a bond of no more than $19 million to bury utilities along Gulf of Mexico Drive.

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  5. Oak Grove ChurchRead the original story

    Friday Oct 17 | Douglas County Herald

    Bro. Bub Coonce filled in for me this past Sunday, and brought the message God gave him for our congregation. I was away from home for a project in Formosa, Arkansas under taken by our Home Missions Team from Franklin, Kentucky.

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  6. No Extra Days for Kentucky Downs in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | Blood Horse

    will continue to offer just five race days in 2015 but the Franklin, Ky., track will pick up an additional Saturday and offer two of its race cards before Coming off a 2014 meeting in which it enjoyed track record handle, Kentucky Downs had hoped to ...

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  7. MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 10 | Antigo Daily Journal

    Marge Gibson, founder and executive director of the Antigo-based Raptor Education Group Inc., is among the leading nominees for a 2015 Rare Life Award. The contest is sponsored by Eagle Rare Kentucky Straight Bourbon Whiskey of Franklin, Ky.

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  8. Longboat Key-Town to pick a side on LinleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 8 | YourObserver

    It was the eighth meeting in the past 21 months in which the Longboat Key Town Commission discussed Longbeach Village parking. The commission voted in favor of proposed parking changes, plus added a new restriction eliminating parking on a to-be-determined side of Linley Street, while also resolving to revisit other parking issues throughout the neighborhood.

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  9. Longboat Key-Commission sides against two-way Linley parkingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 7 | YourObserver

    It was the eighth meeting in the past 21 months in which the Longboat Key Town Commission discussed Longbeach Village parking. Suffice it to say there are more to come.

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  10. Longboat Key-Duncan will seek final termRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 3 | YourObserver

    Vice Mayor Jack Duncan confirmed Friday that he will seek a third and final term on the Longboat Key Town Commission. However, he said he decided to reconsider his decision after conversations with many people who urged him to run again.

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  11. Pack named president of collegeRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 2 | University Business

    ... -2 School district in Rifle, Colorado; the Blount County Schools in Maryville, Tenn.; and Simpson County Schools in Franklin, Ky.

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  12. Upper Pacific Nature and Fitness Trail dedicated in Shelter CoveRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2014 | Redwood Times

    ... Association. All three organizations worked hard to make this happen. From left to right are Nanette Corley, Bill Franklin, Ken Klaas, Phillip Young, Supervisor Estelle Fennell, Susie Fox and Mark Mitchell. HONOLULU (AP) - A group is claiming a ...

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  13. Veterans in Nashville complain about treatment in VA hospitalRead the original story

    Sep 27, 2014 | The Paducah Sun Online Edition

    ... chance to speak. Misty Hollars told how she could not get her father, Miles Hollars, transferred from a hospital in Franklin, Kentucky, to the VA hospital in Nashville. The family had to go to Vanderbilt University Medical Center, she said, asking ...

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  14. Longboat Key-Commission seeks to seat new membersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 24, 2014 | YourObserver

    Commissioners Lynn Larson and Irwin Pastor, Vice Mayor Jack Duncan, Commissioner Phill Younger, Mayor Jim Brown and commissioners Terry Gans and Pat Zunz. Photo by Caleb Motsinger All three positions pay $0 per hour.

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  15. One of Cincinnati's top nursing schools hires new presidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2014 | Business Journal

    ... Re-2 School district in Rifle, Colo.; the Blount County Schools in Maryville, Tenn., and Simpson County Schools in Franklin, Ky. Places he has taught include Western Kentucky University , Tennessee Tech University, Tusculum College and the ...

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  16. Ron Turcotte to Appear at Kentucky DownsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2014 | Blood Horse

    Hall of Fame jockey Ron Turcotte will appear at Kentucky Downs in Franklin, Ky., Wednesday, Sept. 24, to raise funds for the Permanently Disabled Jockeys' Fund.

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  17. Longboat Key-North end may get parking breakRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2014 | YourObserver

    The commission unanimously agreed at Monday's workshop to forward a proposed parking ordinance to its Oct. 6 regular meeting for first reading. If the commission approves it in November on second reading, restrictions could take effect that month.

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  18. Younger to seek third and final term for town commissioner09/11/14...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2014 | YourObserver

    Phillip Younger, who announced Sept. 10 that he will be the first town comissioner to run for re-election in March of 2015.

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  19. Strong cast of 11 set for G3 Kentucky Turf CupRead the original story

    Sep 10, 2014 | ESPN

    ... Star, the one-two finishers in the John's Call at Saratoga; and 2013 runner-up Olympic Thunder. The turf-only Franklin, Kentucky track will also offer the $200,000 More Than Ready Mile, $200,000 Kentucky Downs Ladies Turf and $200,000 Kentucky Downs ...

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  20. Lucrative Kentucky Turf Cup Awaits War DancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2014 | Blood Horse

    The 1 1/2-mile race on the rolling hills of the Franklin, Ky. turf course will be the richest stakes offered in North America on Saturday and will be part of a card featuring four stakes worth a total of $1.2 million.

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