A 1,000-gallon propane tank exploded minutes after being hit by a golf cart Monday night, fueling a fire that gutted half of the Country Club of Sapphire Valley’s multi-million dollar main clubhous
By Don Richeson
Matt Coffay sat around a table at The Rathskeller Coffee Haus on Tuesday morning and discussed the needs of Western North Carolina with residents of Macon and surrounding counties.
By Ryan Hanchett
A new shopping center may be on its way to Franklin, as developers have begun leasing spaces for a proposed strip mall at the corner of Dowdle Mountain Road and Berry Boulevard, near Walmart.
By Carter Giegerich
Everyone knows Franklin is a run-first team. Based on their stellar performance at FCA 7-on-7 passing camp, the Panthers are showing they’re dangerous through the air as well.
So much for easing into the season.
Thousands of baseballs left pitchers’ hands on the mound and flew toward the plate this season at Macon Middle School.
Not a single pitch was hit over the fence.
Harrold “Doug” Black Sr., 70, of Franklin, passed away on Tuesday, June 13, 2017.
FRANKLIN - Janett Gribble Blanton, 77, went to be with her Lord on June 21, 2017. A funeral service will be held 2 p.m. Saturday, June 24 at Longview Baptist Church officiating.
FRANKLIN - Dorothy Fouts Childers, 94, of Franklin, passed away Tuesday, June 20, 2017.
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