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  1. Four plead guilty in 2012 Near East Side ambushRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Columbus Dispatch

    Four men admitted to participating in a 2012 fatal shooting on a Near East Side street, just as their trial was starting in Franklin County Common Pleas Court. Michael Berry, 32, Ronnie Berry, 26, and Sharrod Hamilton, 28, each pleaded guilty yesterday to one count of involuntary manslaughter with a gun in the slaying of 30-year-old Reico Taylor.

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  2. Columbus Man Accused Of Funding Middle Eastern Terrorism Set To Appear In Court WednesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | WBNS

    ... month investigation by the FBI with an assist by the joint terrorism task force. He has been charged in the Franklin County Common Pleas Court rather than federal court to get him under lock-and-key quicker. He's facing a two count indictment for ...

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  3. Proposed pipeline continues to fuel local oppositionRead the original story

    Monday Feb 23 | Franklin News-Post

    Staff Photo by Charles Boothe: Preserve Franklin, a group of local residents opposed to the proposed Mountain Valley Pipeline, protested in front of the courthouse on Feb. 12. The group has scheduled a community forum on the pipeline issue on March 12 at 7 p.m. at the Redwood United Methodist Church. A representative of Preserve Franklin, a group of local residents opposing the proposed Mountain Valley Pipeline, spoke to the Franklin County Board of Supervisors Tuesday.

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  4. Winter weather advisory, freezing rain advisory issued for parts of central AlabamaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | Alabama Live

    Freezing rain, sleet and snow are again possible across parts of central Alabama starting late Sunday and lasting through Monday morning. Two sets of winter weather advisories have been issued for central Alabama -- so be prepared for possible travel issues on Monday morning.

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

    Friday Feb 20 | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    CHAMBERSBURG >> The following marriage licenses, as of Feb. 17, 2014, 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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  6. Five public entrances to courthouse to closeRead the original story

    Friday Feb 20 | Franklin News-Post

    Photo by Morris Stephenson: Visitors to the Franklin County Courthouse will be required to enter the south side of the building and go through metal detectors. An addition has been built at the south entrance, where juvenile and domestic relations court is located on the ground level, to house metal detectors and x-ray equipment to maintain safety within the courthouse.

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  7. Woman allegedly run over by estranged husband with car speaksRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | KMOV-TV Saint Louis

    A Franklin County woman who was allegedly run over her by her estranged husband with car told News 4 his violent outburst came out of nowhere. "The last thing I can honestly say I remember is the car he was driving, coming at me," Fitzgerald said.

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  8. Man at center of Franklin County standoff accused of running over estranged wifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 17 | KMOV-TV Saint Louis

    James Fitzgerald, of Catawissa, is accused of running over his estranged wife with his car and then getting into a five-hour standoff with police. Fitzgerald has been charged with felony assault FRANKLIN COUNTY A man who allegedly ran over his estranged wife with a car got into a five-hour standoff with police at his home in Franklin County.

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  9. Missouri man arrested after fight with wifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 17 | KRCG-TV Jefferson City

    A Franklin County man is jailed after a five-hour standoff after he allegedly ran over his estranged wife with his car. Sheriff Gary Toelke says a woman reported Sunday that her husband, 45-year-old James Fitzgerald, ran over in a parking lot south of Pacific.

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  10. Man accused of intentionally wrecking car in Franklin CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 16 | KMOV-TV Saint Louis

    A man is accused of intentionally wrecking a car Sunday near Sullivan, causing two people to go the hospital. Police said 24-year-old Joshua Layton was riding in a car near Route 185 and East Springfield Road when he grabbed the steering wheel, causing the car to crash.

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  11. Inquest planned, $25M claim filed in Wash. police shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 13 | KCTV5

    ... shooting Tuesday, Feb. 10. 2015 at the intersection of 10th Ave. and Lewis Street in Pasco, Wash. The Franklin County coroner's office identified the victim ... (AP Photo/The Tri-City Herald, Bob Brawdy). Erika Zambrano holds a 2010 photo of ...

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  12. Franklin County drunk driver arrested after causing two crashesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 12 | KMOV-TV Saint Louis

    FRANKLIN COUNTY, Mo.- A Union man was arrested Saturday after fleeing from police in a car and causing two crashes. According to Union police, an officer attempted to stop the 2000 Ford Expedition driven by Hall for failing to use a signal and not having a front license plate.

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  13. Sullivan woman arrested after attempting to run over officer, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 11 | KMOV-TV Saint Louis

    FRANKLIN COUNTY A 33-year-old, Sullivan, Mo. native was arrested Tuesday night after officers received a report that a 2004 Jeep Cherokee had been stolen from a Fast Trip gas station in Sullivan, Mo.

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  14. Meeting, caravan opposing proposed pipeline plannedRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 11 | Franklin News-Post

    ... owners that they will receive full value for their property if the pipeline is built. "Many landowners in Franklin County are concerned about severe economic loss, including dramatically reduced land values, if the pipeline is approved and built on ...

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  15. Washington, Mo. residents concerned about recent armed robberiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 10 | KMOV-TV Saint Louis

    Residents in Washington said they are concerned about two armed robberies that occurred just four days apart, a rarity for the Franklin County town. Friday night, surveillance cameras captured a man in a ski mask robbing a Little Caesars restaurant.

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  16. District unification allows Scenic to move ahead on projectsRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 10 | The Advertiser-Courier

    Finally winning approval for district unification, officials of Scenic Regional Library District now can begin moving ahead with a variety of projects - from buying lots of new items for its shelves to buying land on which to put new bookshelves. With the recent endorsement of the Franklin County Commission, Scenic now can formally operate as a single entity - rather than the three-county district it has been for the past 50-plus years.

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  17. Couple charged with stealing thousands from boostersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 10 | KRCG-TV Jefferson City

    A Franklin County couple has been charged with stealing more than $23,000 from a middle school band's booster club. The Washington Missourian reports that Betty R. Anderson of Union and her husband Terry J. Anderson are accused of felony theft from the Union Wildcat Band Boosters while serving as officers with the organization.

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  18. Ameren and Franklin County File Lawsuit Against LEORead the original story

    Friday Feb 6 | Personal Injury Law News

    A lawsuit filed by Franklin County and Ameren Missouri against the Labadie Environmental Organization charges that state approval of a coal ash landfill project supersedes certain provisions of the county's landfill zoning regulations.

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

    Wednesday Feb 4 | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    CHAMBERSBURG >> The following marriage licenses, as of Feb. 3, 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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  20. Odd Jobs: Can collectorRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 3 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    You could call him Franklin County's king of cans or the boss of bottle returns-- earning a living less than a nickel at a time. "It's got to be tough, but he's doing it and he's staying busy," said Trever Gosselin, a customer.

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