The Franklin Church, 7171 Central College Road, will host a homecoming celebration at 10:15 a.m. Sunday. The church was established in the community in 1836. The celebration will include special music, free lunch and the honoring of former pastor Maurice W. Martindale.

The Franklin Church, 7171 Central College Road, will host a homecoming celebration at 10:15 a.m. Sunday. The church was established in the community in 1836. The celebration will include special music, free lunch and the honoring of former pastor Maurice W. Martindale.

Plain Township and New Albany will take calls to pick up tree limbs from the Sept. 14 windstorm.

The New Albany public service department will pick up limbs for the remainder of the month. To schedule a pickup, call (614) 855-0076 or e-mail service@villageofnewalbany.org with name, address and phone number. Tree limbs no greater than 6 inches in diameter will be picked up and chipped if they are dragged to the curb.

Township residents can get rid of debris by call the township offices at (614) 855-7770 or the Plain Township Fire Department at (614) 855-7370. Township residents must also deposit debris at the curb for pickup.