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...

Business Briefs — week of Sept. 19, 2013

Angela Jamison receives Rising Star Award WAKE FOREST — Angela Bendorf Jamison, president and owner of Communicopia Marketing Services Inc. in Wake Forest, was recently honored with the Rising Star Award from the National Association of Women Business Owners of Greater Raleigh...