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    Chief Justice Beasley Announces Judicial Branch Response to COVID-19 (Coronavirus)

    Effective Monday, March 16, superior court and district court proceedings will be rescheduled for at least 30 days, with some exceptions. Read more

     The Census Bureau is Hiring!

    Great pay! Flexible hours! Paid Training!

    The U.S. Census Bureau is hiring Field Representatives in your area right now.

    Become a Census taker and get paid to help your community. Learn how you can help collect important data that will determine your state’s representation in Congress, as well as how funds are spent in your community on things like roads, schools, and hospitals.

    For more information call 1-855-JOB-2020

     Take the 2020 CENSUS & Make Franklin County Count!


    Franklin County Broadband Initiative

    At the June 17, 2019 meeting, the Franklin County Board of Commissioners approved an Agreement with Open Broadband LLC to support the deployment of broadband internet service into the unserved and underserved areas of Franklin County. Click here for more information.


    Franklin County is in the process of updating its Comprehensive Development Plan (CDP).  For updated information about CDP, please follows click the link *New* Franklin Next Comprehensive Development Plan (CDP) or follow us on Facebook.



    Please come visit our Franklin County Farmers' Market located at the Shannon Village Shopping Center in Louisburg.

      False Alarm Ordinance

    On August 3rd, 2015, the Franklin County Board of Commissioners adopted a False Alarm Ordinance. This action became necessary due to the excessive number of false alarms reported to the 911 center. In fact, 98 percent of all alarm calls are found to be false, costing thousands of dollars of Public Safety services each year. Read More....