Pilgrim’s Pride plans to invest $70 million in a new pet food ingredient plant just outside Carnesville.

Pilgrim's Progress announces plans for $70 million pet food ingredient plant near Carnesville

CARNESVILLE – Pilgrim’s Pride plans to invest $70 million in a new pet food ingredient plant just outside Carnesville. “The new plant will create 90 permanent, good-paying jobs in Franklin County, as well as 100 construction and trades jobs during…

Memorial Day 2020

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On this Memorial Day, we remember those Franklin County citizens who have given all to protect our liberties. This video was shot at the American Legion Post in Lavonia, where crosses with the names of all fallen Franklin County soldiers are displayed on crosses. (Music by Marlie Scoggins)

Charlie's the champ!

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Charlie Henkel was a 138-pound freshman in 2018 when Abe Hafez won Franklin County High School’s first state wrestling championship.