Macon County Humane Society presents SUPER ADOPTION DAY! :: Saturday, April 26 from 11am - 4pm at the Macon County Fairgrounds

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Frank and Eleanor Turnbach celebrated 60 years of marriage on Jan. 12, 2012.

A western hoedown had to wait until March 10, 2012, when 65 members of their immediate and extended family were able to meet and celebrate in Jacksonville, Fla.

The couple resides in both Franklin, N.C. and Sunrise, Fla. They were married in Hazelton, Pa. in a small church setting. They have four children, each married, nine grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren.

The celebration was a fun-filled day of games, catching up with family and a barbecue.

The 2012 Memorial Day Service was sponsored by the American Legion Post 108 in Franklin. Services were held at the Macon County Veterans' Memorial on the Georgia Road on Monday afternoon. All branches of the service were represented and honored in the celebration.

The guest speaker JHMC James DuBose, spoke to guests about the importance of remembering all those who have served our nation and have given the ultimate sacrifice to defend our freedom.

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Last Saturday visitors to Pickin’ on the Square got a special suprise when Mr and Mrs. Parish Price exchanged vows at the event.

Entertainment for the evening was provided by Sundown.

Pickin’ on the Square occurs every Saturday night throughout the summer and into the second weekend of October.

 

 

 

 

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Museum of Military Memorabilia, Inc., permanently located in Naples, Fla., will bring a traveling World War II exhibit to Franklin, June 6-9.

The mini-museum will be open to the public, free of charge, in Tartan Hall, 26 Church Street, Franklin, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. June 6-8, and 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., June 9. Curator of the collection, Greg Garcia, will showcase everything World War II from weapons and uniforms, to an authentic Army jeep.

A movie presentation of “The Last Bomb” and “The Japanese Surrender” will play Wednesday and Friday at 11 a.m. and 2 p.m.; Thursday at 2 pm; and Saturday at 11 a.m. The war display and movie are co-sponsored by Macon County Historical Society, and the Community Relations Committee of First Presbyterian Church, Franklin.

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