The Bayou Jamb 2019 will get a slight shakeup as the event moves from a two-day weekend event to Thursday and Friday evening.
KYLE BELL signed a letter of intent to play football for the Louisiana College Wildcats out of Pineville Thursday. Bell primarily played long snapper for the Franklin Parish Patriots. Pictured above are: (left) Patriot Offensive Line Coach Gregory Hill, Head Coach Whitney McCartney and Defen…
Franklin Parish senior running back Stephon Hardin, senior tight end Roderick Bingham, senior offensive guard Kirren Whitley and senior linebacker Samonte Bryant were named to the All-District 2-4A team.
The Louisiana High School Athletic Association backed off an original ruling that would push Franklin Parish, Neville and Bastrop into a 10-team district, and split the district into two five-team districts.
The Franklin Academy Pee Wee Football Team has successfully defended their 2017 Championship. They have won the 2018 Pee Wee Division A Championship which makes them Back to Back Champions.
Roderick Bingham celebrates with LT Major after a touchdown in last night's game. Franklin Parish Patriots beat West Ouachita 26-20. Check out the full details and who the Patriots will be playing in the playoffs in the next edition of The Franklin Sun. (Sun photo by Monica Huff)
The members of the 1967-68 Winnsboro Wildcat Varsity football team were: (front row) Jerry Blackmon, Mike Vance, Keith Morgan, Bryant Williams, Jerry Davis, Kelly Kellebrew, Butch Williamson, Dewayne Day, Bubba Bruce, Ronnie Rhymes. (row two) Johnny Hall, Tommy Lupo, Mike Albritton, Robert H…
Franklin Parish avenged a loss to Green Oaks last year, snapped a three-game losing streak and celebrated Homecoming in a big way as the Patriots cruised past Green Oaks 63-30 Friday in Winnsboro.
Caitlin Jonas, Kylee Jonas and Trinity Lupperger from Family Community Christian School will participate in the fourth annual Varsity Spirit Spectacular at the Walt Disney World Resort in Orlando, Florida from Nov. 19 through Dec. 2.
Reagan Henderson, left, Homecoming queen for 2018 is crowned by Kaylee King who is the 2017 Queen. The Franklin Parish Patriots went on to beat Green Oaks in a big way 63-30 to finish off the Homecoming festivities. Next week Franklin Parish will play Bastrop in an away game. (Sun photo by M…
Homecoming court has been selected at Franklin Academy. They are (from left): Ashlyn Dawson, Seventh grade Maid, Shelby Dickerson Ninth Grade Maid, Hailey Oliver 11th Grade Maid, Haley Lord Football Sweetheart, Hope Lord Queen, Macy Vines 12 Grade Maid, Makenlea Davis 10th Grade Maid, Anne E…
Franklin Parish head coach Whitney McCartney knew his teams would have its hands full against Union in Farmerville Thursday with a number of players out with injuries.
Create a political divide amongst fans and some will walk. Of those some, many returned, especially when the New Orleans Saints made its run late last season.
After watching 12 hours of Bayou Jamb action, I sat back in ULM’s press box while gazing at the standstill traffic. All that came to mind was simply how many storylines were created in the span of that two-day event.
Franklin Academy senior Bret Haring was named Eight Man Footbal District 2 Defensive Player of the Year, while also earning first team honors on the squad.
State champions University Lab and West Feliciana placed a combined six representatives on the Louisiana Sportswriter’s Association’s 2017 Class 3A All-State team.
The quartet of state championship game participants each produced multiple first team members of the Louisiana Sports Writers Association’s Class 2A All-State team, with Division III runner-up Notre Dame leading the way with four representatives.
West St. John’s Kylan Duhe and Fred Middleton of Oak Grove did not get the chance to play against each other yet there is a common bond. The duo headlines the Class 1A All-State football team selected by the Louisiana Sports Writers Association.
A host of local players were recognized this week as members of the All-Sun Team, an annual tri-parish review of area athletes’ performances on the gridiron presented by The Franklin Sun.
Ruston High School’s T.L. James Field at L.J. “Hoss” Garrett Stadium will once again play host for the Louisiana High School Coaches Association’s East-West All-Star Game this Saturday.