- published 3/27 (Larry) - unpublished ?

Click for Franklin, North Carolina Forecast

News Community

Awarded Macon County Medallion of Honor

The Macon County Board of Commissioners will honor two men from Macon County who were among the longest serving prisoners of the Vietnam War in a special ceremony in Franklin on Wednesday, Sept. 26.

Nathan B. “Nat” Henry, a lifelong Macon County resident, and Dr. Thomas M. McNish, who grew up in Macon County, will each receive the Macon County Medallion of Honor during the ceremony, scheduled for 2 p.m. at the gazebo on the square in downtown Franklin.

Read more...

A “School Daze” potluck was held at Country Woods RV Park in Franklin to sponsor South Macon Elementary School to collect needed items for the school.

First grade teacher’s aide Karen Rodriquez was invited as a guest and was surprised with the items that the residents of Country Woods had collected.

The RV’ers have decided to make this an annual event to help the school with its needs.

Read more...

According to the American School Bus Council, school buses are designed to be safer than passenger vehicles in avoiding crashes and preventing injury. Today, as compared to years ago, school buses are built with safety in mind. In fact, a study by the U.S. Department of Transportation states that children are safer riding the bus to and from school than being driven in a car by an adult. When you are sharing the road with school buses, follow these tips.

Read more...

Rotary Club of Franklin President Gary Dills (L) presents Boy Scout James Stewart (C) a Rotary recognition award for achieving Eagle Status.

Rotary Scout Director Austin Bridges (R) also made the presentation last month.

 

Page 161 of 315

161
published: 10/18/2013
Macon County News is now on:
Find the Macon County News on Facebook! and Find the Macon County News on twitter!
Facebook   Twitter