• Marshall wins school board, Parrish re-elected

    Franklin County’s primary Tuesday saw one incumbent ousted on the eastern end, and another re-elected on the western end. Pamela Marshall, 56, of Carrabelle, took a clear majority of the ballot... READ MORE

  • Chasing Shadows August 21, 2014

    In the August 25, 1934 issue of the Times, the first Gorrie Bridge was nearing completion and the city “Dads” were discussing how best to promote Franklin County as a tourist destination. READ MORE

  • News Briefs August 21, 2014

    Rubio staffers in Eastpoint today

     The office of U.S. Senator Marco Rubio (R-FL) is in Eastpoint today to offer a variety of constituent services, assisting people with a range of issues...


  • Sweatt leaves, Williams touted as successor

    On the eve of what looks to be a strong basketball season for the Franklin County Seahawks, coach Mike Sweatt has returned to his former coaching position at Wakulla County High School. Former ... READ MORE

  • And a hot time was had by all

    Bondarenko, Nordheim and Wiedeman set the pace for this year’s St. George Island Sizzler and Fun Run hosted by the Tate’s Hell Track Club. Participants commented that the weather was indeed siz... READ MORE

  • Youth soccer kicks off 2014 season

    Attention young people, ages 4-13! It’s time for soccer season. Registration begins today and runs through August 30. Cost per child is $60, and parents must provide birth certificate to verify... READ MORE

  • Carrabelle woman killed in morning crash

    A Carrabelle woman was killed this morning, when her car failed to negotiate a curve on U.S. 98. At 7:09 a.m., Crystal Amanda Sand, 36, was traveling east in a 1995 Ford Contour about four-tent... READ MORE

  • Apalachicola man dies in Money Bayou crash

    An Apalachicola man was killed early Thursday morning when his SUV rolled over the Cape San Blas beaches near Money Bayou. Both occupants were ejected, but Chris Burke, 28, became pinned under ... READ MORE

  • No skateboards allowed

    The county has posted signs in Lighthouse Park prohibiting the use of skateboards. The move came in response to damage inflicted on county-maintained structures by skateboarders and because of ...


  • Big year ahead for schools

    It promises to be one of Franklin County’s most momentous years ever for its schools, and it started out on a strong note Monday.

    Voters will decide in November whether they want to go to an ...


  • Teachers explore insight into poverty on Day 1

    This past Monday, bright and early in the morning, about 110 faculty and staff members of Franklin County School heeded the ringing of the school bell at 8 a.m. and anxiously gathered in the ... READ MORE

  • Calling all kid chefs: Cook-off kicks off

    Are you a student going into fourth through 12th grade? Do you like to cook? Then this is the contest for you! The Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services is searching for stude... READ MORE