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Weekly Movie Review: American Assassin

September 21, 2017 Adam Staten

American Assassin; Embarrassingly cliché and unoriginal Politics and its often divisive, polarizing nature is something that’s hard to escape in today’s world. Thanks to the invention of 24-hour news, political matters of the day are […]

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Dancing Connection

September 21, 2017 Nicole Davis

Executive Director Judy Duncan-Olds shares how Youth Connections helps local youth; nonprofit to participate in upcoming Dancing with the Johnson County Stars With a nearly 40-year career working in the nonprofit realm, Judy Duncan-Olds said […]


Indigestion Substitution: Beans for beef

September 21, 2017 Wendell Fowler

Feel queasy and crummy the day after pigging-out on gameday foods? Sure, chili, tacos and burritos made with ground beef taste delicious, but can contribute to indigestion, obesity, high cholesterol and cardiovascular disease. No one […]

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One obstacle after another

September 21, 2017 Nicole Davis

Brooke Van Paris to compete on CMT’s Steve Austin’s Broken Skull Challenge It’s been a busy year for Center Grove’s Brooke Van Paris. She competed in her first bodybuilding show, and won. She will represent […]

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Haunts & Jaunts: Triska Opera House Investigation

September 21, 2017 Rick Hinton

The Triska Opera House Investigation…and then some!   When Dave Triska purchased the building in Rossville, Ill. for a potential business, it turned into something else. It would seem the paranormal ramifications outweighed any business […]


Franklin Central Homecoming 2017

September 18, 2017 The Southside Times

The Franklin Central High School Student Council along with Principal Kevin Koers are proud to announce the 2017 Homecoming Court: Freshman Prince Jonathan Baker; Princess Alexia Bowen; Sophomores Prince Brock Schooley; Princess Blythe Miller;  Juniors […]