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County News

July 30, 2014

The 2015 Annual Garden Calendar, “Whimsy,” is now available for purchase at the Franklin County Extension office.

April 21, 2014

The 2014 Market will be held from 5-7 pm on Fridays from May 9 through October 17 and on Tuesdays from June 4 through October 14.  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. 

January 8, 2013

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