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Franklin County (Virginia)

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  • More Confirmed Cases Linking Raw Milk to Intestinal Infection

    More Confirmed Cases Linking Raw Milk to Intestinal Infection
    The State Health Department says the number of confirmed cases of Campylobacter infection has risen to 38.  28 confirmed cases in Pennsylvania, 4 in Maryland, 2 in West Virginia and 1 in New Jershey.  The victims, allegedly all drank raw milk purchased...
  • Franklin County Dairy Cleared to Resume Selling Raw Milk

    Franklin County Dairy Cleared to Resume Selling Raw Milk
    The Family Cow has passed  a final inspection by the Department of Agriculture. The dairy may resume  production and bottling of raw milk.  An inspection by the department was conducted late Monday afternoon.  The Franklin County based dairy had...
  • Hampton, New Kent shine early at Virginia Duals

    HAMPTON — The 32nd annual Virginia Duals got under way Friday at Hampton Coliseum, with a mix of 80 local and regional teams competing at the middle, high school and college levels. Coupled with an atmosphere in which as many as 10 matches take...
  • Old Dominion excels against big-time competition at the Virginia Duals

    HAMPTON — In the National College Division of the Virginia Duals at Hampton Coliseum, Old Dominion enjoyed a successful first day Friday. The Monarchs narrowly defeated Arizona State 20-19, then registered a 29-9 win against Rutgers to advance to...
  • Franklin County History

    Founded: 1785 History:   Franklin County was founded in 1785 and was named after Benjamin Franklin. Since the 1980s, much of the residential growth has been around Smith Mountain lake, attracting many commuters and many retirees. Franklin County is...
  • Police say Franklin Co. deputy kills ex-wife in Roanoke and wounds a state trooper on I-81

    Police say Franklin Co. deputy kills ex-wife in Roanoke and wounds a state trooper on I-81
    A woman and Virginia State trooper were shot in two separate incidents that occurred about 20 minutes apart.  Police say Franklin County deputy Jonathan Ashley Agee, age 32 of Boones Mill, shot his ex-wife, Jennifer Louise Agee, at the Sheetz on...
  • WEEK 2 SCORES - August 31, 2012

    WEEK 2 SCORES - August 31, 2012
    WEEK 2 SCORES           Amherst County 39, William Fleming 3  Woodbridge 27, Franklin County 7   E.C. Glass  17, Halifax County 6 Patrick Henry 35, Bassett 7   George Washington 41, Person, NC 7 Hidden Valley 10, William Byrd 0  Salem 34, Lord...
  • WEEK 4 SCORES - September 14,2012

    WEEK 4 SCORES - September 14,2012
    WEEK 4                       E.C. Glass 17, William Fleming 13   Franklin County 33, Magna Vista 30     Heritage 44, Halifax County 12  Patrick Henry 35, Blacksburg 13   George Washington 45, Churchland 14      Alleghany 36, Bath County 7  Salem...
  • 'Lawless' offers up a tall drink of violence ★★ 1/2

    'Lawless' offers up a tall drink of violence ★★ 1/2
    Bootlegging dramas come with a built-in sympathy clause in their contracts with the audience. C'mon! they plead. All these folks want is to get the government off their backs, follow their American dream and provide liquor to the masses. And by the way,...
  • Friday's high school football scores

    FRIDAY'S SCORES Phoebus 59, Warwick 7 Woodside 42, Menchville 3 Lafayette 49, Brunswick 12 Park View (South Hill) 35 Jamestown 28 OT Granby 45, Great Bridge 9 Western Branch 27, Norcom 13 Hampton Roads Academy 34, Chincoteague 7 Bishop Sullivan...
  • U.S. House of Representatives, 5th District: Robert Hurt (Republican, incumbent)

    U.S. House of Representatives, 5th District: Robert Hurt (Republican, incumbent)
    Name: Robert Hurt Running for: U.S. House of Representatives, 5th District (incumbent) Party: Republican Birthday: June 16, 1969 Official websites: http://www.roberthurtforcongress.com/ and http://hurt.house.gov/ Biography: Robert Hurt represents...