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“Honoring the Life and Legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.” was held at the First United Methodist Church (FUMC) in Franklin Sunday. Sponsored by the Macon County Human Relations Council, the event featured music, guest speakers and youth participation.

Rev. David Beam made opening remarks offering a memorial presentation for Andrew Ray, former member of FUMC. Town of Franklin Mayor Joe Collins greeted the congregation. William G. Crawford Jr. led the litany for Martin Luther King Jr. with responsive reading from the congregants.

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During Martin Luther King Jr.'s Day of Service Jan. 21 Western Carolina University students like Whitney Collins, left, and Gabrielle Ellis volunteered to help at the Jackson County Friends of the Library Used Book Store's annual cleaning.

 

 

 

George W. and Margaret Berry Moses celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary on Jan. 4.

A reception will be held on Saturday, Jan. 26, from 2 to 4 p.m. at Higdonville Baptist Church. All friends and relatives are invited to attend.

Mr. and Mrs. Moses have one son, Wally Moses and wife Marie of Indiana, one grand-daughter Cynthia and husband Royce, two great-grandchildren and three step-grandchildren.

No gifts please.

 

 

While other Macon County students were heading back to class after Christmas break, 15-year-old Kellie Trammel was flying across the country to take to the catwalk.

The Franklin High School student was selected out of more than 200 other females from all over the country to fly to Los Angeles, California to participate in the International Models and Talent Association (IMTA) competition.

IMTA is a professional association of the finest and most successful modeling and talent training centers in the world. Since 1987, IMTA has become the recognized leader in putting new faces in front of the people whose business it is to identify the next rising star or supermodel. An impressive and constantly growing list of people who were first seen at IMTA conventions are now seen in magazines, TV, movies and fashion shows.

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