11. The Compassionate Friends

      of Robertson County

      Chapter Leader: Elaine Beasley

      Chapter Phone: 936-245-4568


      Chapter E-Mail:    


      Meeting are the 2nd Monday of  

     each month at 7 p.m. at the Family Life

     Center of First​ Baptist Church Hearne


     Regional Director:

     Bill Campbell

     E-Mail: jojobill@sbcglobel.net

     Phone: 972-935-0673

     National Office:

     P.O. Box 3696

     Oak Brook, IL 60522-3696

     Phone: 1-877-969-0010




Community Clubs & Organizations:

1. Allen Heath Post #266-American Legion

     6 p.m. for dinner & 7:00 p.m for meeting

    2nd Mondays of each month

    American Legion Building at Franklin 

    City Park

    Franklin, Texas 77856​​

    P.O. Box 110

    Franklin, Texas 77856

    Contact: Skip Jones at 979-828-1703

4. Robertson County Care, Inc.

    Ferman Richard, Executive Director

    301 Griffin St.

    Franklin, Texas 77856

    Phone: 979-828-2372

    Hours: Saturdays from 9:00-11:30 a.m.

    ***Food donations and monetary donations are always

   needed and appreciated. 

9. Robertson County Republican Women
    Jo Miller, President

    Phone: 979-571-5709

    E-Mail: mama85joe@exede.net

    Meets 1st Tuesday of each month @ 7 p.m.

   Contact Jo Miller for meeting location, look for our meeting announcements in    

   The Franklin News Weekly and the Robertson County News (Franklin Advocate),

   on our  Facebook page listed below or in our newsletter The Trumpeter (ask to join

   our e-mail  list.

   Facebook: Robertson County Republican Women 

7. Robertson County Democratic Party

    Barbie Butler-Johnson, Robertson County 

    Democratic Chair

    Phone: 979-595-3987  

    E-Mail: bbutler630@gmail.com

    2nd contact is Michelle Yezak: 254-883-7304

    Meetings are 2nd and 4th Thursdays at 6 p.m. at the Hearne Municipal


​    Facebook: Friends of Robertson County Texas Democrats

   2. Franklin United Methodist Church Clothes Closet          

    Main St. across from the Franklin United          

    Methodist Church                                                              

    Franklin, Texas 77856                                                                   

    Phone:   979-828-3355                                                                 

    Hours:  Fridays-10:00 a.m.-2 p.m.                                          

    Saturdays-9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.                                        

   **Clothes donations always appreciated. ​​


1. Child First Meds

    Lucress & Dick Watson 

    Children's Foundation

    210 E. U.S. Hwy 79

    Franklin, Texas 77856

    P.O. Box 577​

    Franklin, Texas 77856

    Phone: 979-828-5890

    Fax: 979-828-2161

    E-Mail: cindy@childfirstmeds.org


​     Facebook: Lucress and Dick Watson                                    Childrens Foundation


10. Robertson County Retried Teachers:
     10:00 a.m. on 2nd Monday in September only  
     10:00 a.m.
 on 1st Mondays in October-May

    **Do not meet in January and February
    Masonic Lodge Hall

    FM 1644
    Franklin, Texas 77856

4. New Baden/Camp Creek Lion's Club
    7 p.m. on 2nd & 4th Mondays
    New Baden Community Center

    New Baden, Texas 77870

     Facbook:  New Baden Camp Creek Lions Club

​2. Franklin Lions Club

    6:45 a.m. on 2nd & 4th Tuesdays 

    Pridgeon Community Center

    351 Cooks Lane
    Franklin, Texas 77856
Franklin Lion's Club #001547

12. Unique Ladies Club

      7 p.m. meeting time

       1st Tuesday of each month

       Contact: Michelle Petty (president)

       Phone: 979-324-3849

       Contact for meeting location as members

        host the meetings.


3. MOPS (Mother's of Pre-Schoolers)

​9:30 a.m.-11:00 a.m. on the 2nd and 4th Mondays of each month

Franklin United Methodist Church (Education Building

Contact: LeAnn Lennie at 1-512-626-7202

Facebook: Franklin, TX MOPS​​

6. Robertson County Crime Stoppers, Inc.

     Facebook: Robertson County Crime Stoppers

5. Patrick Lodge #359    

   AF&AM (Masonic Lodge)
   Meets 2nd Tuesday of each month

   6:30 meal and 7:30 meeting
    Masonic Lodge Hall  

    FM 1644

    Franklin, Texas 77856

Community Assistance Agencies:      

1. Franklin Habitat for Humanity

     P.O. Box 120

     Franklin, Texas 77856

     Phone: 979-814-0880


Franklin Texas Information Center

**Franklin Lion's Club picture is courtesy of Priscilla and D.A. Coty Siegert.  New Baden/Camp Creek Lion's Club picture is courtesy of New Baden Jamboree.

 8. Robertson County Republican Party

     Joe Hays, Robertson County Republican Chair

     Phone: 713-249-3737

     E-Mail: capt22@sbcglobal.net

      Quarterly meetings for non-primary years: 2nd Thursdays at 7:00 p.m.

     at the Franklin Town Center Hotel in Franklin, Texas.

      Primary years meetings are monthly: 2nd Thursday of each month at 7:00 p.m

      at the Franklin Town Center Hotel in Franklin, Texas.


​     Facebook: Robertson County Republican Party

Community Helping Agencies/Clubs & Organizations/


3. New Baden Lions Club

    KidsSight USA

    This is a vision screening program that detects

    Hyperopia, Myopia, Astigmatism, Anisometropia, and

    Strabismus.  Screening does require parental 


    Contact: Dianne Schluter at 979-255-1732 or Ken Elrod at                             979-828-4986 for more information