Alliance Distribution Partners, a fast-growing provider of industry leading brands to distributors and retailers across the United States has located a major distribution facility in Franklin, Kentucky. The company recently purchased a 105,000 sq. ft. building in Franklin’s Henderson Interst…
Simpson Fiscal Court approved first reading of a budget amendment ordinance adding more than two point one million dollars to the county’s budget on July 20.
The Franklin-Simpson Planning and Zoning Commission approved a final development plan for three warehouse spec buildings along the intersection of South Railroad Street and Industrial Drive at its meeting on July 20.
The City of Franklin is receiving more than $2.3 million from the American Rescue Plan Act, to offset expenses related to COVID-19.
Construction on the expansion of Lewis Manor Assisted Living Community is underway at 2901 Bowling Green Road in Franklin. New tenants are expected to move into the new portion of the building by February 2022.
Simpson County had 32 more confirmed COVID-19 cases in the Friday, July 23 report issued by the Barren River District Health Department, the first report issued since July 16.
The Franklin-Simpson Chamber of Commerce held a ribbon cutting during the grand opening celebration for GRL MD Medspa/Aesthetics, located at 1300 Bluegrass Road, Suite G on July 20.
The winners of $200 Franklin-Simpson Chamber of Commerce Gift Certificates drawn from the chamber’s inaugural Franklin Passport promotion have been announced.
On Wednesday July 14 2021, the Franklin-Simpson Middle School FFA executive team took a three day trip to the Kentucky FFA Leadership Training Center. The executive team is made up of the officers and committee members. The purpose of this camp was for attendees to participate in classes tha…
The Annual Hometown Harvest Dinner is set to take place on Friday, Aug. 6 at 7 p.m. with a pre-dinner festival beginning at 6 p.m. The event is taking place at The Barn at Bethel Grove. 5066 Robey Bethel Grove Road.
Governor Andy Beshear announced a funding award from the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet (KYTC) to help keep business booming and employment increasing in a fast-growing industrial park in Franklin.
A Historic Harristown District Summit-Jazz Festival known as “Rock the Block” will be held Friday, July 23 through Sunday, July 25. The event begins at 11 a.m. and ends at 11 p.m. on Friday and Saturday and begins at 10 a.m. and ends at 2 p.m. on Sunday.
The Simpson County Board of Education began the process for possible construction of a F-S High School auditorium and new alternative school facility at its monthly meeting on July 15.
Simpson County had 24 more confirmed COVID-19 cases in the report issued by the Barren River District Health Department on Friday, July 16 report. It was the first report issued since July 9.
The Franklin City Commission authorized planning and engineering work to begin on the first phase of the College Street Sidewalk project at its meeting on Monday, July 12.
Franklin Mayor Larry Dixon presented a Key to the City of Franklin to former State Representative Wilson Stone at Monday’s City Commission meeting. Stone served the community and the 22nd district as a member of the Kentucky House of Representatives for 11 years. He took office in 2009, and …
Registration is underway for the 39th Annual Garden Spot 5K Run & Walk, presented by Med Center Health — The Medical Center at Franklin taking place Saturday, Aug. 14.
The Franklin-Simpson County Fair Exhibit Hall is Thursday, July 15 through Saturday, July 17 at the Franklin First United Methodist Church Christian Life Center on the square in downtown Franklin.
Simpson County had 2,154 confirmed COVID-19 cases since the pandemic began in the report issued Friday, July 9 by the Barren River District Health Department.
A Chili Cook-off to benefit Footprints Outreach and Support, Inc., a case management and mental health agency, will be held Saturday, July 17 from noon until five o’clock at the Cornerstone Building on West Kentucky Avenue behind Franklin Presbyterian Church.
Franklin-Simpson Renaissance’s Summer Nights Concert Series resumes Friday, July 16 with a performance by the Jimmy Church Band from seven until nine p.m. on the Courthouse lawn bandstand.
An American Red Cross blood drive will be held Friday, July 9 at the New Friendship Baptist Church Fellowship Hall at 5030 Friendship Road in Auburn from noon until 6 p.m.
Monica Bruce began frequenting a nutrition business in White House, Tennessee in August of 2020, and before long, she started making plans to open her own location.
United Way of Southern Kentucky is investing a total of $50,055 in Education, Income, Health, and Safety Net programs and services for its July 1, 2021 to June 30, 2022 funding period in Simpson County.
The County Fair Exhibit Hall is on Thursday, July 15 at the Franklin 1st United Methodist Church. Entries will be accepted from 8:30 a.m. to 11 a.m. There will be an Open Division, 4-H Division, Flower Show, & FFA Division. Viewing will be 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Friday, July 16. For more i…