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Citizens step up for children

FRANKLIN COUNTY — Judge John Davis of Franklin County Court administered the oath to four citizens who completed training to serve as Guardian ad Litem advocates.  James Williamson, Wandra Polk, Annette Goodman-Allen and Rachelle Deats, were appointed  to represent, along with an...
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Franklin’s Martha Mobley named educator of year

 WAKE FOREST — The N.C. SARE (Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education) Extension Educator of the Year Award was presented to Martha Mobley of Franklin County, at the 2013 Carolina Farm Stewardship Association’s Sustainable Agriculture Conference, Nov. 16, 2013. Mobley was...

Fire station review continues Nov. 7

Wall Road rezoning also on agenda. By David Leone WAKE FOREST — The contentious fire station plan returns to the town planning board Nov. 7. The public hearing for the plan — which calls for a new Wake Forest fire station on a two-acre parcel of land at 1509 Jenkins Road — was...
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Elected officials meet and greet at Novozymes

FRANKLINTON — Novozymes hosts a Franklin County elected officials meet and greet Nov. 12, 5:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m., complete with light hors d’oeuvres and cocktails. Novozymes is located at 77 Perry Chapel Church Road. RSVP by Nov. 10 by calling 919-494-3201 or e-mailing...
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Discount rabies vaccines still available

FRANKLIN COUNTY — If you missed the last few rabies clinics, don’t worry, there is still opportunity to take advantage of reduced cost shots. The Tar River Veterinary Hospital is sponsoring a vaccination clinic Saturday, Nov. 16, at the Franklin County Animal Shelter 8-9 a.m....