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COBB William Allen April 13, 1926 October 19, 2018 William Allen Cobb, of Lynchburg, Va., 92, died Monday, October 19, 2018. He was born April... [Read More]
Mary Elizabeth (Beth) Taylor, 91, Rocky Mount, Va., died Tuesday, November 13, 2018. Cremation by Wright Funeral Service, Martinsville, Va. [Read More]
Franklin County standout gave VCU a non-binding verbal commitment prior to... [Read More]
Franklin County qualified for the state tournament this season. [Read More]
Brian Mann's current rushing total ranks fifth in ODAC history. [Read More]
Competition begins today at the Rocky Mount Bowling Center. [Read More]
Panthers return to action this weekend with two games. [Read More]
A mix of rain and freezing rain fell across Southwest Virginia on Thursday, which led to school closings for students and delays for staff. As... [Read More]
The Carilion Franklin Memorial Hospital Auxiliary is sponsoring its Love Light Tree on the roof of the medical office building entrance. [Read More]
During its regular monthly meeting Monday night, members of the Franklin County School Board debated whether the school system should allow volunteers and employees younger... [Read More]
The familiar sound of bells ringing at area stores has returned once again. [Read More]
The SML Model Railroad Group has announced a modified format this year for its annual Charity Chug model train open house set for Dec. 8. [Read More]
WILLARD Calvin Walter July 30, 1938 November 13, 2018 Calvin Walter Willard of Moneta, Va., passed away on Tuesday, November 13, 2018, surrounded by family.... [Read More]
MCCALL Rebecca Anne Myers August 28, 1955 November 13, 2018 Becky McCall of Hardy, Va., left this world on Tuesday, November 13, 2018. She was... [Read More]
After moving around his entire life, Bill Jacobsen has found a home in Franklin County. It's where he has lived for the past 12 years... [Read More]
Mason Ligon, Franklin County's longest tenured head baseball coach, passed away Saturday (Sept. 15) and he will be honored by the Eagles program when it... [Read More]
Franklin County's junior varsity football team will entertain Hidden Valley in a make-up game Monday, Oct. 22. [Read More]
HILLSVILLE –Franklin County's varsity golf team completed a six-year run in the multi-classification Piedmont District Wednesday by claiming its second straight league championship and its... [Read More]
At the start of Franklin County's football season, senior Myles Gilbert was expected to be the Eagles' featured ball carrier. [Read More]
It's official: Franklin County's Barn Quilt Square Trail has been launched. A brochure featuring a map to the 95 squares that are displayed throughout the... [Read More]