Franklin County students will return to school Friday.

'Even more challenging' school year begins Friday for students

CARNESVILLE – Students will hear school bells ring in Franklin County Schools Friday for the first time since March as an uncertain 2020-21 academic year begins. “As all of you know, last year didn’t go as planned,” School Superintendent Chris…

School tax hike draws critics


CARNESVILLE – A proposal to raise the property tax rate for schools drew criticism at the first of three  public hearings scheduled by the Franklin County Board of Education to discuss the increase

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)