Kentucky Downs’ new 30,000 square-foot historical horse racing (HHR) gaming hall is now open following a ceremonial ribbon cutting on Sept. 11.
Stark Truss, a leading manufacturer and supplier of wood components for the construction industry, is expanding their operations in Franklin.
Simpson County Schools is pleased to announce that we will begin using the Raptor Visitor and Volunteer Management System in all of our schools to strengthen our program of campus safety for students, faculty, and community members. Part of keeping students, faculty, and volunteers safe is k…
In light of recent circumstances, the 4th annual “Donate Your Lunch Money” event in partnership with Hunt Ford supporting the Simpson County Backpack program will be virtual this year.
The Franklin-Simpson Planning and Zoning Commission approved a zone change request and a preliminary development plan at its meeting on Sept. 1.
Habitat for Humanity of Simpson County dedicated the Perry home, on Walker Street, and celebrated with a Chamber ribbon-cutting on Aug. 25. Members of the Habitat for Humanity of Simpson County Board of Directors as well as Chamber and community members were there to welcome the family into …
Auburn Community New Friendship Baptist Church is hosting a blood drive in the Fellowship Hall located at 5030 Friendship Road in Auburn on Sept. 4 from 12 p.m. to 6 p.m. For more information, call 1-800-733-2767 or visit RedCrossBlood.org and enter: auburn19 to schedule an appointment.
Simpson Fiscal Court approved second and final reading of ordinances amending local planning and zoning regulations and amending the county budget at its meeting on Tuesday, Aug. 18.
Simpson County Board of Education gave more than 20 items requested for approval received a go ahead during the board’s regular meeting on Thursday, Aug. 20.
The Simpson County Board of Education unanimously approved opening the 2020-21 school year Aug. 26 with virtual classes only and begin offering in person classes on September 28. The action was taken during a special called board of education meeting on Friday, Aug. 14.
The next food giveaway for the Churches of Christ Food Bank #3009 distributed at Harristown Church of Christ will be Saturday, Aug. 29 starting at 8 a.m.
The impact of the COVID-19 Coronavirus pandemic on city utility accounts was discussed at the Monday, Aug. 10 Franklin City Commission meeting.
The Franklin-Simpson Planning and Zoning Commission voted to recommend a zone change for construction of Phase Three of Windsor Park Subdivision on 31-W north at its meeting on Aug. 4.
Living Hope Baptist Church, located on Johns Loop Road in Franklin, invites the community to celebrate the church’s 50th homecoming on Sunday, Aug. 9.
Gary Broady, Franklin Bank and Trust CEO, is one of nine new additions to the board of directors of the Southern Kentucky Performing Arts Center Foundation, Inc. (SKyPAC Foundation).
Kentucky Downs is betting big with the opening of a new 30,000 square-foot historical horse racing (HHR) gaming hall in early September—just in time for its famous live horse racing meet.