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  1. Marriage licenses issued in Franklin CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 29 | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    CHAMBERSBURG >> The following marriage licenses, as of Jan. 27, 2015, are part of the public record at Franklin County Courthouse. They are published by Public Opinion as a service to readers.

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  2. Marriage licenses issued in Franklin CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 29 | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    CHAMBERSBURG >> The following marriage licenses, as of Jan. 27, 2015, are part of the public record at Franklin County Courthouse. They are published by Public Opinion as a service to readers.

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  3. Juniata, Harrisburg Academy, Big Spring, Hershey among Wednesday's winners: Jan. 28 boys' basketball roundupRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 29 | PennLive.com

    ... 4-8) in each quarter. Adam Hawk scored 14 and Bo Waggoner 12 for CV. Cade Whitfield 's nine topped the Franklin County outfit, which has lost three in a row. TRI-VALLEY LEAGUE Juniata 46, Newport 42: A closely contested TVL West battle in Perry ...

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  4. Cell phones causing massive drops in revenue for Missouri 911 call centersRead the original story

    Monday Jan 26 | Joplin

    Cell phones are causing massive drops in revenue for Missouri 911 call centers because land lines, which many people no longer have, provide crucial funding for the centers through a land line tax. The Franklin County ... (Read full article)

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  5. St. Albans DMV Moving to New LocationRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | WVNY

    ... Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) in St. Albans is moving to a new location. A press release says the Franklin County site will relocate to 27 Fisher Pond Road, Suite 3 on Monday, February 2. "The DMV has located a space more suitable for our ...

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  6. Officials to detail stepped up pollution enforcementRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    Top Vermont state officials are set to travel to St. Albans to detail new steps to ensure farmers and others comply with rules designed to decrease pollution in Lake Champlain. Attorney General William Sorrell, Secretary of Agriculture Chuck Ross and Secretary of Natural Resources Deb Markowitz will be in the Franklin County seat on Monday to talk about stepped up efforts to protect the state's waterways.

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  7. Proposed hiking, biking trail draws mixed responseRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 25 | KFVS12

    ... not had train traffic since 1981. If converted, the new trail would stretch from Windsor in the west to the Franklin County town of Beaufort. Authorization to convert the railway is pending approval from the U.S. Department of Transportation Surface ...

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  8. Gold Canyon Resources Inc. (GCU) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review - New Market ReportRead the original story

    Sunday Jan 25 | PR-inside.com

    ... REE Project. Gold Canyon also has interests in the Kratz Spring rare earth elements project located in Franklin County, Missouri; and Mulanje REE rare earth element project located in Malawi, Africa. The company has its presence in the US and ...

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  9. In Good Taste Celebrates 2nd YearRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | WVNY

    ... do which is to raise awareness for our own local sustainable economy," said Lisamarie Charlesworth, with the Franklin County Regional Chamber of Commerce. The event was split into two different sessions; organizers say the late session was sold out! ...

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  10. Hundreds attend meeting on proposed statewide trailRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | KMIZ

    Hundreds packed the Knights of Columbus Hall in an Osage County town Thursday night to learn more about a proposed recreation trail that would connect the eastern and western border of Missouri. The Rock Island Trail would require turning 144 miles of railroad in mid-Missouri into a trail, from Beaufort in Franklin County to Windsor in Henry County.

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  11. Senator's Lawyer Delays DUI Case, Argues "Privileged From Arrest"Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    An Eastern Kentucky lawmaker, arrested for drinking and driving in Frankfort, said he never should have been hauled off to jail. According to court documents Senator Brandon Smith is using the Kentucky Constitution and legislative immunity to defend himself The case of Senator Brandon Smith of Hazard, was delayed on Thursday at the Franklin County Courthouse.

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  12. Potential sales tax increase to renovate Franklin County CourthouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | KFVS12

    The Franklin County Courthouse is a building that's been around since 1874, and is having its fair share of wear and tear. "There are mechanical and electrical systems that need work, and also plumbing issues," Franklin County Commissioner, Randall Crocker said.

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  13. Deputies: Girl made up abduction storyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | KSDK-TV Saint Louis

    Deputies are investigating after a 14-year-old girl reported she was abducted from a Franklin County gas station early Friday morning and forced to undress in a wooded area where she was abandoned. Deputies: Girl made up abduction story Deputies are investigating after a 14-year-old girl reported she was abducted from a Franklin County gas station early Friday morning and forced to undress in a wooded area where she was abandoned.

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  14. Man abducted teen, forced her to undress in woods, deputies sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | KMOV-TV Saint Louis

    The Franklin County Sheriff's Office is investigating a report that a 14-year-old girl was abducted from a gas station early Monday morning. Police said the girl reported she was abducted from the Circle K gas station outside the Sullivan area around 1:00 a.m. Monday.

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  15. Officials Refuse to Back Down in Years-Long Battle With Atheists -...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | TheBlaze.com

    Officials Refuse to Back Down in Years-Long Battle With Atheists - but Will Their Most Recent Move End the Clash? Weeks after the American Civil Liberties Union teamed up with atheists to file a lawsuit against a privately owned nativity scene that is placed on public property in Brookville, Indiana, every December, the county has unveiled a plan that officials hope will stop the legal challenge in its tracks. A new ordinance regulates the use of the Franklin County Courthouse square, where the nativity has been placed for decades, allowing for rallies, exhibits and demonstrations on the lawn without precluding these occurrences based on citizens' viewpoints, the Palladium-Item reported .

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  16. Rosebud man killed in Franklin Co. accidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | KSDK-TV Saint Louis

    Rosebud man killed in Franklin Co. accident A 50-year-old Rosebud, Mo. man died Thursday after an accident in Franklin County.

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  17. Washington, Mo., apple seller sued after listeria outbreakRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 15 | Business Journal

    A California couple is suing a Franklin County company over caramel apples linked to a multistate outbreak of listeria.

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  18. Police: man killed after driving truck toward officersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 15 | KFVS12

    Authorities say a man shot in Franklin County after he drove a truck toward police during an auto theft investigation has died. Police from Franklin, Jefferson and St. Louis counties had surrounded a Robertsville shed Wednesday night when a pickup crashed through the closed garage door, striking several police cars.

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  19. Sheriff Dane Anthony will not seek re-electionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 15 | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    ... way. I've just reconsidered." "I was surprised at the announcement," said Robert Wollyung, chairman of the Franklin County Republican Committee and a former county sheriff. "Personally I think he's done a good job. That's why it's such a surprise. I ...

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  20. Narconon Arrowhead Issues Meth Use Prevention Guide for New YearRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 15 | PRWeb

    ... is widely implemented. According to a recent article in the EMissourian published in December of 2014, Franklin County, Missouri has a long history of being plagued by Methamphetamine labs, and a 2014 investigation by the county Narcotics ...

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