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County News

May 4, 2016

The summer educational program, Clover Kids, for all Franklin County school age children who have completed Kindergarten through 3rd grades will begin soon in the four communities of Geneva, Hampton, Latimer, and Sheffield. 

May 4, 2016

The 2016 Market will be held from 5-7 pm on Fridays from May 13 through October 21 and on Tuesdays from June 7 through October 18.  The location is the Main Street Square at the corner of 1st Avenue NW and 1st Street NW in Hampton.  To qualify for the WIC program, we must keep these hours. 

April 20, 2016

Dog Obedience Classes for Franklin County 4-H members and the general public will begin Thursday evenings, June 2 through July 7, 6:30 - 7:30 p.m.  Classes will be conducted at the Franklin County Fairgrounds and will be taught by Carma DeVries.

February 11, 2016

This directory provides a quick resource guide with pertinent contacts.

November 3, 2015

Farm life with its country setting often is idealized, but as the complications and pace of agriculture have increased, so have the physical and mental demands on farmers.

 

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