Franklin County youth celebrate National 4-H week

LOUISBURG — More than 6 million young people across the country will celebrate National 4-H Week, which takes place annually during the first full week of October. Franklin County 4-H will be celebrating National 4-H Week by wearing clovers and green and white to school, work and...
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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...

Louise W. Williams, 89

Louise W. Williams, 89, of Louisburg, died Friday, Sept. 20, 2013. Burial services were held yesterday, Wednesday, Sept. 25 at Allen Chapel Baptist Church with the Rev. Stanley Dunston officiating. She was buried in the church cemetery.

Gracie M. Davis Moore, 85

Gracie M. Davis Moore, 85, of Louisburg, died Friday, Sept. 20, 2013. She is survived by her husband Thomas Moore of the home, daughter Patricia Clark of Bronx, NY, two sons Clarence James Davis, also of Bronx, NY, and Lawrence “L.G.” Davis of Chelsea, NY; a sister, Mamie...

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...