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Things could be better, but the sky is not falling!
By: b-revel on 9/20/18
We're on the same page on this subject as Jackson has always been one of my favorites. Trump has th...
Celebrate schools' success but keep the pressure on!
By: b-revel on 9/20/18
Educating a kid is a big job and it starts at home. Maybe it should stay at home in some cases. Wi...
Franklinton hires interim manager
By: b-revel on 9/20/18
Good for lisa Barnes and we all should support her in the upcoming election. We needed a new attorn...
By: thecollective on 9/20/18
Hey Gregory, Don't unpack your bags or buy a house... You are just one unscheduled, closed, secret...
MAMIE J. JONES
By: jladyb on 9/20/18
Mrs. Jones was a very vital part of the county and her community. She will be greatly missed....
Franklinton seeking interim manager
By: b-revel on 9/13/18
I don't know as it's Like you guys are the gang that can't shoot straight. "BEATHEA" maybe if it was...
Let's keep schools safe even if it costs us a little
By: JohnEdwards on 9/12/18
Also, and correct me if I'm wrong, doesn't the sheriff's department now have a finance officer to ov...
By: JohnEdwards on 9/12/18
The current sheriff has reportedly added up to 40-60 -more-law enforcement personnel since he took o...
Better access to medical care almost here, finally
By: b-revel on 9/13/18
Just think with the economy booming and people feeling good about themselves again. Here comes Woodw...
Tough job market not fake news, but it's not whole story, either
By: b-revel on 9/6/18
The unemployment figure looks good but it only covers the people who are actively in the work force....
Summer's unofficially over and difficult decisions loom
By: b-revel on 9/6/18
When it come to Sheriffs we can look at the way Winstead cleaned up Bun and acquired the nick-name "...
Embrace our successes, not the naysayers!
By: b-revel on 9/6/18
First of all, Capone never said that it was some other ;low life' crook. I never criticized the air...
By: petera on 9/6/18
Actually, the quote about robbing banks is attributed to Wille Sutton. However, according to Wikipe...
By: petera on 9/6/18
Actually, Wille Sutton was the author of the quote about robbing banks. Very much to the point. Pe...
Officers now work full days at all county schools except ECHS
By: lucy67 on 9/6/18
We can thank Jerry Jones for this! It was under Jerry's administration and the Sergeant he had runni...
By: JohnEdwards on 9/6/18
How many law enforcement officers and other personnel work at the sheriff's department? I underst...
Three kayakers lost along Tar; rescued
By: arkwildlife on 9/6/18
The Fire Chief left out one group on people without whom they would not have known where these kayak...
Making history by preserving it
By: tcallen on 9/8/18
(If I may dangle a participle) Using the intelligence, reasoning ability, and logic of Antifa and ...
Emergency room open house, grand opening in October
By: b-revel on 9/6/18
I know the illegals are going to love it. Not only can the elites work them for minimum wage; you c...
By: JohnEdwards on 9/6/18
"And we know that once the emergency room opens, other things will be following," Dunston said. "Thi...