61st Annual Macon County Fair :: September 17-20 @ Wayne Proffitt Agricultural Center - 441 South, Franklin, NC

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James and Doris Carpenter of Franklin will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on Dec. 22. T

hey were married on Dec. 22, 1962, in Walhalla, S.C.

The couple have three children, Diane, Tracy and wife Lauri, and Kevin (Bo) Carpenter all of Franklin; six grandchildren, two step-grandchildren, and one great grandchild.

Family and friends are invited to join the celebration at the home of James and Doris on Sunday, Dec. 23, from 1 to 3 p.m.

No gifts please.

Mildred (Millie) Johnson, of Franklin, celebrated her 90th birthday on Dec. 17 with friends and family.

She is pictured with her daughter, Barbara, and sister, Jean.

Millie also had a surprise party with her church family on December 9, and says she has enjoyed and appreciates each and every expression of love from her family and friends.

With store windows decked out with holiday decorations, a friendly elf and even festive eggnog, despite spring-time weather, this year's Winter Wonderland filled downtown Franklin Friday night for shopping, holiday treats, and of course, Christmas music.

Luminaires lit the sidewalks and Christmas lights provided a festive glow for carolers, who entertained guests as they moved from store to store shopping. Yuletide carols were performed throughout the night by the South Macon Elementary Chorus, the Arts Council, Franklin High School's B-Naturals, The Carolines, Nikwasi Dulcimer Players and more...

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Tim Chavis and Matthew Pruett of the Franklin Fire Department lent a hand — and a ladder truck — to help decorate the Rolling Acres Remembrance Tree.

Every year, Rolling Acres dedicates the blue spruce, now 20 feet tall, to all park family members and servicemen everywhere who are no longer with us.

A ceremony will be held at the park in which the residents will say a prayer and sing a song in memory of lost loved ones.

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