Franklin Parks and Recreation advisory board meets Tuesday

LOUISBURG — The Franklin County Parks and Recreation Advisory Board will have its regularly scheduled meeting Tuesday, Oct. 8, 7 p.m. at the Parks and Recreation office on 62 West River Road in Louisburg. This meeting is open to the public.

Police and Sheriff Reports — week of Oct. 3, 2013

Franklinton Police Reports Reported Sept. 17-Sept 30 Arrests •Wade James Busch, 25, 530 Cheatham St., was arrested by Officer A.J. Bishop for misdemeanor driving while impaired and following to closely. Sept. 29, 8:30 p.m. •Fernanado Savalas Daniels, 38, 6509-D The Lakes,...
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Constitution Day celebrated at Franklin County Courthouse

LOUISBURG — A group of Franklin County residents joined together and read the United States Constitution and the Bill of Rights on the Franklin County Courthouse steps Sept. 17, Constitution Day. The task of reading the Constitution and Bill of Rights was shared by Franklin...
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Argument ends in arrest

 Franklin County couple booked on other charges after deputies respond to domestic dispute. by Jonathan McNamara FRANKLINTON — Blood alcohol content and tempers ran high resulting in the arrests of a Franklin County couple last week. Deputy G. Perry of the Franklin Coun...

Annual cook-off and cow chip contest Oct. 12

WAKE FOREST — The United Way of Franklin County (UWFC) hosts its annual cook-off contest Oct. 12, 11 a.m.-5 p.m. at the Louisburg Walmart, in the parking lot.  Each plate is $8, and pork barbecue will be available for purchase, $10 per pound. The sixth annual Cow Chip, hosed by...