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An enduring legacy: College Avenue Elementary looms large in memory

Once upon a time, in a place not far away, there stood a school. More than bricks and books and tests and games, it’s where ... Read more

1 day ago by María Camp.

How to Help Difficult People

Difficult people. At least a few can be found in most businesses, church families and blood families. How can these people be helped? Are there ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Staff Reports.

Money Matters: Budgeting for Home Maintenance

FRANKLIN LIVING SEPTEMBER-OCTOBER 2023 Home improvements can be some of the most exciting projects. Home repairs, on the other hand, can be some of the ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Staff Reports.

From the Extension: Celebrate County Extension Week Oct. 23-28

What is the Alabama Cooperative Extension System? The ACES provides university-based knowledge, delivered straight to the people where they live and work. The system is ... Read more

1 month ago by Staff Reports.

Reading Recommendations: For the love of football

With football season now on in full force, fans who are also literary-minded might enjoy a seasonal read that includes the gridiron sport in its ... Read more

1 month ago by Staff Reports.

In the long run: Russellville man competes in marathons around the globe

Many might know Russellville resident Robert “Buddy” Perdue as the co-operator of Thompson’s Drapery, a longtime staple in downtown Russellville, which he runs with his ... Read more

2 months ago by María Camp.

Third generation stonecutter takes pride in continuing legacy

For Russellville native Lee Todd, being a third-generation stonecutter means not only getting to do work he loves but also following in the footsteps of ... Read more

2 months ago by María Camp.

Taste of Franklin: Try these treats on national recognition days

In this country we have days that celebrate certain foods, and in this issue of Franklin Living we are highlighting some of our favorite foods ... Read more

3 months ago by Staff Reports.


I am so excited to have had a great start to the 2023-2024 school year for Russellville City Schools. This year’s theme, which we introduced ... Read more

3 months ago by Staff Reports.

Path to stardom: RHS graduate finds his passion in performing

“I really didn’t know where I was going to fit in or what my place in the world might be,” explained Avery Guinn, recalling his ... Read more

3 months ago by María Camp.

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