July 25, 2013 RSS feed / Early Files

25 years ago

JULY 21, 1988

• One of Franklin’s oldest business firms changed hands recently when the local Ford dealership was sold to Lou Ziegler, a Harrisonburg, Va. businessman. More...

50 years ago

JULY 18, 1963

• An Amherst man, Franklin R. Sandidge, escaped injury Tuesday when he lost control of a 1962 Chevy II on U.S. 250 about seven-tenths of a mile west of McDowell. The accident happened at 7 a.m. Trooper D.D. More...


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