GUMLOG – Isaiah 64:8 says, “But now, O Lord, You are our Father; We are the clay, and You our potter; And we are all the work of Your hand.” (English Standard Version)
By Lisa W. Manus
The Georgia Bureau of Investigation and the Franklin County Sheriff's Office are investigating an apparent murder-suicide near Lavonia.
By Shane Scoggins
Franklin County’s Brent Honeywell has been added to the Tampa Bay Rays’ 40-man roster.
Honeywell, who is considered the Rays’ No. 1 prospect, was added to the 40-man roster Monday night.
By Shane Scoggins
CARNESVILLE – The 2017 College and Career Ready Performance Index (CCRPI) scores have been released.
By Kandice S. Eberhardt
ROYSTON – The attention of two mail carriers at the Royston Post Office recently helped customers in distress.
Coach Jason Shaver used a lot of different words to describe his 2017-18 Franklin County Lions basketball team.
“Tremendous hustle,” “tenacious” and “unselfish” were just three of the descriptions Shaver mentioned about how his team played in a preseason scrimmage last week against Chestatee.
It will take more such performances for the Lions to reach their goals this year.
The goal for the 2017-18 Franklin County Lady Lion basketball team is to win a championship.
But new Head Coach John Strickland’s plans go far beyond just this year.
“We don’t want a basketball team here,” Strickland said. “We want a basketball program.”
Strickland comes to Franklin County after a long career in Tennessee before spending last year in Mississippi.
The Franklin County High School Competition Cheer Squad qualified for state competition last week at the region meet.
This was the squad’s first year competing at region and only its second year of existence.
The competition squad will compete this weekend for the state title in Columbus.
Competition cheerleading is a judged event.
CANON – You never forget the days that change your life.
Paul Hood vividly remembers the day that changed the life of his family, especially his daughter, Brandie Johnson.