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4-H group will hold annual Public Speaking Tournament April 1(0)

March 25, 2017

FARMINGTON – The Franklin County 4-H group is holding their annual Public Speaking Tournament on Saturday, April 1 beginning at 1 p.m. The kids have been working hard getting their demonstrations and illustrated talks ready for competition. Join the team at the event to cheer them on. This is the qualifying event for the 4-H […]

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Local bookstore owner nominated to national board

FARMINGTON – A local business owner has been nominated to the board of directors of a national bookselling organization. Kenny Brechner, owner of Devaney Doak & Garrett Booksellers, has been nominated to serve on the American Booksellers Association’s Board of Directors. One of three candidates selected by the organization’s nominating committee, Brechner is believed to […]

MSAD 58 building renovations heading to referendum

PHILLIPS – MSAD 58 school board directors approved scheduling a referendum at Thursday’s meeting, with voters to decide whether to utilize funds from the state’s revolving renovation fund to support improvements in two district schools. A public hearing on the improvements will be held at 5:30 p.m. on April 13 at Kingfield Elementary School, where […]

Adult education, local businesses partnering to provide introductory HVAC course

FARMINGTON – Local businesses and adult education programs are partnering to bring an introductory Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning course to the region. Organizers hope the program can serve as a springboard to additional HVAC training. Currently, there are not enough HVAC technicians to meet the needs of the industry. Meeting with adult education and […]

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