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The annual Memorial Day program will be held on Monday, May 27 at Fisher Cemetery in the Richardson Community. The program is sponsored by American Legion Post 24. It begins at 10. a.m.

State Sen. Beth Mizell of Franklinton was recently awarded the Ambassador Award for Defense of Family by Concerned Women for America (CWA) of Louisiana.

On March 18, 2017, Franklinton High School lost a dear alumnus.

Longtime Franklinton funeral home owner Brisco H. Crain passed away last Tuesday at his Franklinton residence. He was 88. Crain was the owner of Crain and Sons Funeral Home.

Walter Reed reported to federal prison shortly before noon last Friday to begin serving his sentence on corruption convictions.

A crowd of Republican candidates for state, district, and parish offices jammed into the 1010 Club on Bene Street this past Saturday as part of a ‘Meet the Candidates’ event.


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