Business Briefs — week of Sept. 26, 2013

Wine tasting, auction to benefit cancer center To celebrate Breast Cancer Awareness Month (October), the Friends of the Franklin County Cancer Center and Youngsville Wine and Beer are hosting Bosom Buddies, a wine tasting and silent auction, Oct. 12, 7 p.m. at Youngsville Wine...

Franklin county board approves jail remodel

By Jonathan McNamara LOUISBURG — Results were presented to the board Monday for final approval of the jail remodel project. Sept. 3 the county board approved architect Surapon Sujjavanich to negotiate with contractor H.G. Reynolds of Henderson regarding the cost of the...
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Ribbon cut for Airport Road

In the ribbon cutting ceremony connecting U.S. 401 to the Triangle North Executive Airport and Industrial Park via Airport Road, Franklin County Board Chairman Shane Mitchell does the honor of cutting the ribbon next to Senator Chad Barefoot Sept 12.
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Every player has a buddy!

LOUISBURG — The Miracle League of Franklin County is a baseball league for children and young adults in Franklin, Vance, Granville, Warren and Wake Counties. Every player has a buddy to help with the play. No experience is needed by buddies or players. The Miracle League of held...
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Sold by the plate

The Franklin County United Way and Cooperative Extension team up for the Fourth Local Food Plate Sale. By Jonathan McNamara LOUISBURG — The Fourth Annual Local Food Plate Sale was held kicked off the 2013-2014 United Way of Franklin County campaign. Held at the Farmers Market...