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County Commissioner Carl Carder focuses on township news pulled from archives.
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McVeigh juror to Boston:

As jurists weigh the fate of convicted terrorist Dzhokhar Tsarnaev after the Boston marathon bombing, a jurist who joined in the unanimous decision to impose the death penalty on another terrorist almost 20 years ago says: "I hope you can live with your decision..."
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Franks Remembers Shucking Corn By Hand

This picture is of Charles Lawrence Franks and his huge ears of white corn grown in the Honey Creek bottoms. The corn was raised on 30 acres of a 130-acre farm located south of Gallatin (near the present Dick Worrell farm.)

“Talk about walking in tall cotton,” said Sidney Franks, one of Charles and Vernice Franks’ nine children.

The picture was taken in the mid-1950s when Charles was probably around

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