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Club Chronicles: Start planning your gardens as spring returns

Spring is around the corner, but there are still a few more days of winter. What do gardeners do in winter? You might say “Not ... Read more

1 month ago by Staff Reports.

Read Across America emphasizes importance of of literacy for all

If you’re on social media this week, you’ll likely come across photos of students in crazy hats, teachers promoting read-aloud times and a greater-than-usual occurrence ... Read more

1 month ago by Staff Reports.

Shoutout to college students: Hang in there

It’s difficult to believe, but this May will be nine years since I graduated college and burst through the bubble of campus life at Auburn ... Read more

1 month ago by Alison James.

Guest column: Permit requirement to carry pistol is not needed

Senate Bill 5 by Sen. Gerald Allen and House Bill 405 by Rep. Sorrell and co-sponsored by Rep. Kiel and 23 other House Representatives, have ... Read more

2 months ago by Staff Reports.

Club Chronicles: Scholarships – Take advantage of these gifts

Scholarship deadlines are fast approaching.    Scholarships are gifts. They don’t need to be repaid. There are thousands of them, offered by schools, employers, individuals, ... Read more

2 months ago by Staff Reports.

Opal Carr Ross

Opal Carr Ross, 97, of Russellville died Feb. 20. Visitation will be from 6:30-8:30 p.m. Feb. 22 at Spry Memorial Chapel. Service will be at ... Read more

2 months ago by Staff Reports.

Love thyself as thy neighbor

I’ve been trying to love me lately. For some that’s easy. It’s not easy for me. It started with a conversation with friends. One mentioned ... Read more

2 months ago by Will Stults.

Club Chronicles: Alabama’s Arbor Week approaches, Feb. 21-27

People have been planting trees for a long time. Throughout our world’s history, ordinary citizens have planted trees to restore forests, line avenues, shade homesteads, ... Read more

2 months ago by Staff Reports.

Check out Progress 2021 edition

Inside this issue of the Franklin County Times, you will find this year’s version of our annual Progress edition. This year, we spotlight and honor ... Read more

2 months ago by Staff Reports.

Winter weather evokes memory of snowstorm past

It was 1998. The power had gone out some hours before, and our house was faltering against the biting cold outside. “Snowstorm brings treacherous driving ... Read more

2 months ago by Alison James.

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