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Parish corn acreage shows slight decrease; soybeans up

Corn took a slight dip in acreage while soybean acreage increased and cotton acreage took a nose dive, said Carol Pinnell-Allison, LSU AgCe… Read more


Winnsboro moves forward on RV park app

Winnsboro RV park is a step closer to becoming a reality with the Town Council voting 3-2 to submit a full grant application to Office of S… Read more


Police Jury awaits AG opinion

Franklin Parish Police Jury members tabled a decision that would possibly prohibit fishing and other activities at Baker’s Cut-Off from Oct… Read more

The Franklin Sun Sports


Mangham's Annual Purple and White Game held Friday

TAE GAYDEN, number 1 for Mangham, catches a pass from Pleasant on the white team. (Photo by Monica Huff) Read more

Lady Cougars district champs in softball

The Franklin Academy Lady Cougars softball team went 5-0 on the week to finish their season 24-4. Read more

Cougar JV football beats Briarfield, 44-0

In week 2 of Franklin Academy JV football, the Cougars beat Briarfield 44-0 at home. Read more

The Franklin Sun Opinion


Sam Hanna Jr.: A lame duck Edwards?

Louisiana lawmakers will return to Baton Rouge next week for a month-long special session to deal with the fallout from Hurricane Laura, a … Read more


Stanley Nelson : "The land of the Bowie Knife"

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Stanley Nelson 'Deadly brawl at the Galt House'

(2nd in a Series) Read more