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Gilbert moves forward on grants

Gilbert Town Council members passed resolutions in support of grants that, if approved, would provide money for renovation of city hall and… Read more


School Board liabilities exceed assets by $44M

Franklin Parish School Board’s liabilities exceeded its assets by approximately $44 million. Read more


Winnsboro applies for infrastructure, police vehicle grants

Resolutions to apply for three grants were passed by Winnsboro Town Council members. Read more

The Franklin Sun Sports

Winnsboro Rotary Club Shamrock 5K set for March 20

Lace up your running shoes and be sure to wear green for the Winnsboro Rotary Club’s fourth annual Shamrock 5K Walk / Run scheduled March 2… Read more

Lady Patriot softball brings fun to game

Franklin Parish High School Patriot softball officially kicked off their season Jan. 17 with a midnight practice. Read more

FP falls to Simsboro

Franklin Parish boys fell to Class B powerhouse Simsboro 92-64 Friday in Simsboro. Read more

The Franklin Sun Opinion


Stanley Nelson: A mother’s ‘melancholy mourning’

It was a sound Dr. George Hunter would never forget and a scene that would live with him until his death two decades later.  Read more


Sam Hanna Jr.: Temple wrong on Rouses

Collis Temple knows a thing or two about discrimination and suppression. Read more


Paul Hurd: Here comes D.C. politics, Big Media and Big Tech

With the tragic loss of our Congressman-elect Luke Letlow, the special election to fill the seat in the Fifth Congressional District will b… Read more