November 2017













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Recent Deaths 11/18/17

Monica E. Uplinger, 80, of Warner Robins, Georgia, formerly of the Marienville area, died Wednesday, Nov. 15, 2017. Vernon C. Cratty, 95, of Polk, died Thursday,…



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Pet of the day 11/17/17

Name: Gabby Breed: Domestic Shorthair Mix Age: 6 months Gender: Female Size: Small Color: Black/ Grey Declawed: No House-trained: Yes Adoption Price: $50.00 Gabby can…



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Coats of many colors

This week All About Animals is highlighting adoptable animals with curious coats and or spontaneous spots. Of course, beauty is in the eye of the…


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Light-Up Night is Saturday

From staff reports Franklin will illuminate the winter darkness and kick off the holiday season as it celebrates Light-Up Night this Saturday. The celebration starts…


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Sandycreek spelling bee held

Sandycreek Elementary School held a spelling bee Wednesday. Winners were (from left) Gavin Eakin, sixth grade; Ella Marbich, fifth grade; Alex Johnston, fourth grade; and…


Tennessee Titans quarterback Marcus Mariota (8) is sacked by Pittsburgh Steelers defensive end Cameron Heyward (97) during the second half of an NFL football game in Pittsburgh, Thursday, Nov. 16, 2017. The Steelers won 40-17. (AP)

Steelers make statement in rout of Titans

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The end is creeping up on Ben Roethlisberger. There have been times this season when the 35-year-old Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback looks every…