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Automatic scoring

We were the first local bowling center to add automatic scoring. We […]

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20.05.2024  - 

Closed for new scoring system

Franklin Lanes closed for a week to upgrade its scoring system to […]

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20.05.2024  - 

King and Hatcher purchase

Russ Neathery, fulfilling a promise he made to two of his employees, […]

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20.05.2024  - 

David King leaves Franklin Lanes

David King, a newly-minted Evansville College graduate, leaves Franklin Lanes to go […]

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20.05.2024  - 

David King starts at Franklin Lanes

David King sold his paper route and began working part-time at Franklin […]

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20.05.2024  - 

Automatic pinsetters added

Always innovating, Franklin Lanes was the first local bowling center to add […]

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20.05.2024  - 

Neathery purchases Franklin Lanes

Russ Neathery “purchases” the business from Joe O’Daniel and Kenny Kent. Kent […]

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20.05.2024  - 

Championship Bowling on WFIE

WFIE used to broadcast an hour of bowling every Monday night from […]

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20.05.2024  - 

Bowling Centers in the 1950s

Back in the 1950s, there were six bowling centers – Rose Bowl, […]

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20.05.2024  - 

Sale to O’Daniel and Kent

Partners Joseph O’Daniel and Kenny Kent purchase Franklin Lanes. At the time, […]