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Courthouse photo exhibit opens Saturday

The Franklin County Arts Alliance will be hosts for a reception to open their latest exhibit “Where on the Square are Ken and Friends.” The reception will begin at 10 a.m. on Saturday, September 20

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Handicapable Rodeo Friday

Eleven-hundred participants and teachers have signed up to join the fun at the 12th annual Handicapable Rodeo on Friday, September 19 at the Duke Arena.

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Volunteers needed for Handicapable Rodeo

Volunteers are needed  in a variety of capacities for the annual Franklin County Handicapable Rodeo on Friday, September 19 at the Duke Riding Arena on CR SE3285.

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Constitution Week to be celebrated

Constitution Week, September 17-23, commemorates the signing of the Constitution of the United States. The Martha Laird Chapter, National Society Daughters of the American Revolution,

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Workshops made possible by Edge initiative, state library

Julie Baxter, assistant library director, instructed a workshop on Microsoft Excel for 10 Franklin County employees from six different offices using the library’s newly acquired mobile computer lab.

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Handmade violins

Franklin County Library Director Lisa Lawrence proudly shows off a display of violins made by handFranklin County Library Director Lisa Lawrence proudly shows off a display of violins made by hand by local woodcrafter James Rhea. There are also numerous pieces from community crafters on display at the Library.

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CountryFest 2014 booth reservations open

Booth space for the 40th annual CountryFest from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, October 11, 2014 is open to all. Reservations are being accepted on a first come, first served basis.

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Fall classes to be offered at library

Registration is open for a series of computer classes that will be offered at the Franklin County Library this fall. They will be every Tuesday for six weeks starting Tuesday, September 16 at 5:30 p.m.

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Participants compete for ranking and prize money

The stock provided by the Wing Rodeo Company gave the contestants tough competition during the two day run of the Franklin County Sheriff’s Posse Labor Day Rodeo.

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