• Money coming for job retraining

    More than $2 million is on its way to help train and transfer oystermen into careers off the water. The federal government finally released the National Emergency Grant money after months of ba... READ MORE

  • Millender Park hosts ‘Quickdraw’ May 3

    The hosts of this year's America's Great Plein Art Paint-Out along the Forgotten Coast of Florida are excited to announce the time and place for the Plein Air Quickdraw event.

    On Saturday May...

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  • County jobless rate drops below 6%

    Franklin County’s unemployment rate dropped under 6 percent in March, and is now at the same level it was one year ago.

    According to preliminary numbers released Friday by the Florida ...

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  • Two Seahawks sign on to college football

    Two Franklin County Seahawks are headed to the college football ranks, after each signed a four-year athletic scholarship deal Monday morning at a joyous celebration in the high school gym. At ... READ MORE

  • Seniors shine on a special night

    The Seahawk boys varsity basketball team got back on winning ways last week, downing Aucilla Christian on Thursday before falling to North Bay Haven at senior Night Friday. The Hawks won 47-41 ... READ MORE

  • Cold January chills Seahawk hoops

    The cold winds of January haven’t been blown kindly Seahawk boys varsity basketball team, as a young lineup has managed just one win in six games over the last two weeks. Coach Michael Sweatt’s... READ MORE


  • Arrest Report: April 24, 2014

    The following report is provided by the Franklin County Sheriff's Office. Arrests listed were made by officers from the Carrabelle Police Department, Franklin County Sheriff’s Office, and the ...

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  • Arrest Report April 17, 2014

    The following report is provided by the Franklin County Sheriff's Office. Arrests listed were made by officers from the Franklin County Sheriff’s Office. All defendants are to be considered ...

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  • Arrest Report April 10, 2014

    The following report is provided by the Franklin County Sheriff's Office. Arrests listed were made by officers from the Apalachicola Police Department and the Franklin County Sheriff’s Office. ...

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  • Field Day fun

    On April 10, to take a break from their school work and to prepare for the standardized tests, the First Baptist Christian School hosted a Fun Day with all kinds of zany games. Kindergarten ... READ MORE

  • Honor Roll April 24, 2014

    Honor Roll - Franklin County Middle School

    The following is the honor roll for the third nine-week grading period at Franklin County Middle School.

     

    Sixth grade

    All A's: ...

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  • Franklin flutes rate state

    On Feb. 15, Franklin County School band members, under the direction of Karl Lester, center, traveled to Florida State University to perform at District Solo Ensemble. Of the band members, 21 of ...

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