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  1. 1 dead in motorcycle crash after police pursuit in Georgia, Vt.Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 23 | The Brattleboro Reformer

    Police say 20-year-old Timothee Morgan, of St. Albans, was killed Friday night in the Franklin County town of Georgia. Authorities say a sheriff's deputy spotted the motorcycle speeding shortly before midnight.

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  2. 1 dead in motorcycle crash after police pursuit in Georgia, Vt.Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 23 | The Bennington Banner

    Police say 20-year-old Timothee Morgan, of St. Albans, was killed Friday night in the Franklin County town of Georgia. Authorities say a sheriff's deputy spotted the motorcycle speeding shortly before midnight.

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  3. Five plead not guilty to Kentucky bourbon heistRead the original story

    Friday May 22 | Reuters

    ... the theft of barrels and bottles from Buffalo Trace and the Wild Turkey distilleries. Acting on a tip, Franklin County Sheriff's officers discovered stolen barrels behind a shed on Curtsinger's property, prosecutors said. Curtsinger's wife, Julie ...

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  4. Ex-security guard indicted in Kentucky bourbon theft schemeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | TwinCities

    ... to "turn a blind eye" to the bourbon thefts at the distillery in Kentucky's capital city, assistant Franklin County prosecutor Zachary M. Becker said. Eleven stainless steel barrels of whiskey were stolen in those two incidents, he said. "It ...

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  5. Potee/My Turn: The disease of addictionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | The Recorder

    ... of an international gathering of 1,500 addiction doctors and said, "Let me tell you about the inmates at the Franklin County House of Corrections in Massachusetts." He proceeded to discuss their recent column in this newspaper and their need for ...

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  6. Governor Cup comes to FrankfortRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | State Journal

    ... so I thought that's why I was invited," Kay joked. Kay said he was proud to represent the eastern part of Franklin County and that the area's achievement, as well as the state's achievement, was because of a combination of leadership, a ...

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  7. Marriage licenses issued in Franklin County as of May 5Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 10 | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    CHAMBERSBURG >> The following marriage licenses, as of May 5, 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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  8. Iowa: Bird flu to claim 4 million more egg-laying chickensRead the original story

    Saturday May 9 | Missourian

    ... for one farm - 42,000 birds. That raises the turkey losses in Iowa to more than 750,000 birds. Officials in Franklin County, which is adjacent to Wright County, declared a pre-emptive emergency Friday despite not having any cases. "We want to be as ...

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  9. Sex crimes: Vermont state senator charged with assaultRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | The Brattleboro Reformer

    ... a sister with the rent she was behind on and a sister with living arrangements - by trading sexual favors," Franklin County State's Attorney Jim Hughes said. "Since late 2012, they were alleging a pattern of this behavior." McAllister was not ...

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  10. Vermont Republican senator to face sexual assault chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | Watertown Daily Times

    ... contacted in jail, and a voice message left at his home drew no immediate response. McAllister, a successful Franklin County dairy farmer, is one of nine Republicans in the 30-member Senate. He has sponsored legislation to require recipients of ...

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  11. Vermont State Senator Arrested for Sexual AssaultRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | WVNY

    Vermont State Police say Norman McAllister, 63 was arrested for sexual assault, prohibited acts and human trafficking. McAllister is a Republican State Senator for Franklin County, and was actively debating an education governance bill on the Senate floor Thursday evening.

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  12. Vermont lawmaker accused of sexual assaultRead the original story

    Thursday May 7 | Central Ohio

    A Vermont state senator is facing criminal charges of sexual assault, human trafficking and prohibited acts, Vermont State Police confirmed Thursday night. Norman H. McAllister is in the midst of his second two-year term as a Republican senator covering most of Franklin County and the town of Alburgh in Grand Isle County.

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  13. Guide to Life: Does a divorce or dissolution make the best sense?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | The Columbus Dispatch

    ... content on Dispatch.com, BuckeyeXtra.com, BlueJacketsXtra.com and DispatchPolitics.com. Subscribe today! Franklin County Domestic Relations Resource Center attorney Kellie Murnane gathers notes from Richard Chambers, who is seeking help with a ...

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

    Thursday Apr 30 | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    CHAMBERSBURG >> The following marriage licenses, as of April 21, 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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  15. Bourbon search warrants reveal child pornography discoveryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | WKYT

    Search warrants are providing more information about the investigation that led to nine people being charged with engaging in organized crime. The warrants, filed by the Franklin County Sheriff's Office, say the case began on March 11 with a Text-A-Tip that led them to Gilbert Curtsinger's property.

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  16. The Franklin County Visitors Bureau and Capitol Theatre Seek Talent...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | PRWeb

    Franklin County Visitors Bureau is teaming up with the Capitol Theatre to add A Cappella & Unplugged to 1864 as a musical celebration of the rebirth of Chambersburg after the historic burning. Over the past four years, 1864 -the light show and story of the ransoming, burning and rebirth of Chambersburg-attracted thousands of visitors.

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  17. At The Rivera s Edge: Residents get lesson in limited governmentRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 29 | The Advertiser-Courier

    ... government. But switching to a charter form of government is whole 'nother story.) Our neighbor to the east, Franklin County, has P&Z authority, so the Frankin County Commission can set the conditions for projects such as a mining operation. Indeed, ...

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  18. 49th annual Vermont Maple Festival in St. AlbansRead the original story

    Apr 24, 2015 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    Whether they sugar the old-fashioned way or with the latest technology, maple producers across the state pause this weekend to celebrate. It's the 49th annual Vermont Maple Festival in St. Albans and this year's theme is "Milk and Maple," two signature products of Franklin County.

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  19. Bourbon brouhaha! 5 craziest crimes of the weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2015 | USA Today

    ... Evidence tags mark recovered bottles of Pappy Van Winkle bourbon shown during a news conference at the Franklin County Sheriff's Office, Tuesday, April 21, 2015, in Frankfort, Ky. Nine people were indicted relating to the theft of more than $100,000 ...

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  20. Kansas Trophy Turkey Recognizes Big GobblersRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2015 | Kansas City InfoZine

    ... under the nontypical category. The largest typical bird on record scored 88 4/8 and was taken in 2007 in Franklin County by Bobby Robinson of Eupora, Miss. That bird weighed 26 4/8 pounds, had a beard that measured 17 A1 4 inches and spurs that ...

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