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First round updates:

Pine 10, South Plaquemine 0

Franklinton 6, Lutcher 1

Oak Hill 12, Mount Hermon 0

Iota 13, Bogalusa 3

Ashley Elizabeth Varnado and Carley Brent King will be united in marriage this coming Saturday, April 27, at Riverbend Campground in Enon at 5:30 p.m.

After the death of local veterinarian Dr. Steve Stafford, his widow, Cindy Parker Stafford, and her children decided that the equipment from Dr. Stafford’s clinic should be sold.

The Bowling Green Buccaneers will begin the 2019 baseball playoffs when they take on Central Hinds Academy.

Shasta Club Members celebrated their Spring outing with a visit to the English Tea Room in Covington. They were served an assortment of teas along with finger sandwiches, scones and dessert.

The Franklinton High School Lady Demons lost to Beau Chene Saturday evening, one step away from the state Class 4A softball tournament.

Franklinton Aldermen Meet


The Mayor and Board of Aldermen held their regularly scheduled meeting last Tuesday at Franklinton Town Hall. Town Clerk Ellen Waskom gave the report for the Administrative Department for the month of March. Sales tax collections for the month totaled $167,176 for a total of $937,000 for the year.



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For the past several years I have, often at Easter time, featured a local church.


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