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Winnsboro man charged with attempted murder, aggravated arson

Jonathan Armstrong, 32 of 309 Carter St., Winnsboro, was charged with two counts of attempted murder after allegedly setting fire to a fami… Read more

FMC post net operating revenues of $32 million YTD

Franklin Medical Center posted some $32 million in net operating revenues year-to-date, according to budget numbers released at the Board o… Read more

Assessor’s assets exceed liabilities

Franklin Parish Assessor’s office assets exceeded liabilities by some $1.5 million, according to an audit report released by the Louisiana … Read more

The Franklin Sun Sports

Bayou Jamb 2019 - Patriots to play OCS Aug. 30

The Bayou Jamb 2019 will get a slight shakeup as the event moves from a two-day weekend event to Thursday and Friday evening. Read more

Practice begins for Franklin Parish all-star teams

Baseball and softball players from around Franklin Parish are currently working hard getting ready for various all-star tournaments located… Read more

Precision holds off late FSB surge

Precision Air held off a late Franklin State Bank surge to win 7-6 in a Ponytail matchup, June 4. Read more

The Franklin Sun Opinion

Jim Brown: Efforts to reduce insurance costs fall flat

Louisiana’s business voice, LABI, as well as the Louisiana Insurance Department each took a huge hit in the waning days of the recent legis… Read more

The (Baton Rouge) Advocate: Kudos to U.S. Sen. John Kennedy for supporting local journalism

When National Public Radio media critic David Folkenflik visited Baton Rouge last month to address local NPR listeners, he devoted much of … Read more

Sam Hanna Jr.: Optics mean everything

Just when it appeared the regular legislative session would come to a close last week amid little fanfare, along came what’s been dubbed th… Read more