• 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...


  • 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 ...


  • The last Noel: City fells local landmark

    An Apalachicola landmark vanished recently and some people are wondering why.

    On Tuesday morning, April 8, workers with chainsaws leveled the community Christmas tree and by lunchtime, the ...


  • Boat show stowaways

    Bambi and Clementine came to the boat show with the Franklin County Humane Society. The sisters are boxer mixes left in the night drop at the shelter. They are friendly, gentle, housebroken and ...


  • Fans bundle up for classic boat show

    Chilly weather didn’t daunt classic boat and automobile fans last Saturday. Organizer Anita Grove said, with over 50 entries, and booths featuring local artists, this was perhaps the best turno... READ MORE

  • Oyster harvester training offered

    Scott Jackson, from the UF/IFAS Franklin County Extension Office, has announced that the state of Florida has initiated training of harvesters as prescribed by the Interstate Shellfish Sanitation...


  • School board plans town hall meeting

    The school board is hoping a May 13 town hall meeting will help to provide them, as well as voters, with the information needed to decide whether the county ought to consider switching to an ...


  • Mason and Marilyn Bean recognized for outstanding production in 2013

    Alice Collins, broker/owner of Century 21 Collins Realty, Inc., is pleased to announce that Century 21 Real Estate Corporation recently recognized one of its sales teams with the Grand Centurion ...


  • News Briefs April 17, 2014

    Carrabelle Riverfront Festival to host pet show Does your Dalmatian have a wonderfully waggy tail? Is your cat the cutest in the county? Does your parrot look good in his pirate costume? Round ... READ MORE

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