City of Franklin 
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Franklin, LA  70538 
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CITY OF FRANKLIN NEWS ARCHIVE

October 7 2014 - 15:17:24 CST
Breast Cancer Memorial Fund 5K Run/Walk
Teche Action Clinic will have its 14th Annual Adeline Guienze Breast Cancer Memorial Fund 5K Run/Walk at the Courthouse Square Saturday, October 25, 2014, beginning 8 a.m.  For more information, contact Ed "Tiger" Verdin (337-828-2550 ext. 2181), Diane Freeman (337-828-2550 ext. 2126) or Florence Beverly (337-828-2550 ext. 215).


September 4 2014 - 11:35:37 CST
Harvest Moon Festival
The Harvest Moon Festival will take place Saturday, October 25, 2014, from 9 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. on Main Street.
August 18 2014 - 16:40:38 CST
Harvest Moon Festival Kick-off
The Harvest Moon Festival Kick-off will take place at the Teche Theatre for the Performing Arts Thursday, October 23, 2014, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.  The John Gray Jazz Quartet will entertain those in attendance.
August 18 2014 - 16:40:07 CST
Tour du Teche
Tour du Teche will take place Saturday, October 4, 2014, along the Bayou Teche.  The City of Franklin is looking for volunteers.  The last day to sign up is Friday, August 29, 2014, at noon.  Please contact the Office of Community Development (337-828-6345 or ashields@franklin-la.com).
August 18 2014 - 16:39:22 CST
Fifth Annual Art Walk
The Art Walk will take place Saturday, August 23, 2014, from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. on Main Street.  There will be music at the Hanagriffs lot.  Please support the artists and authors by visiting each venue.  For a list of artists and venues, please stop by Shadowlawn or Argus Spa for a free fan.
July 22 2014 - 11:15:00 CST
Nunsense
The Teche Theatre for the Performing Arts will present "Nunsense."  For information about dates, times and tickets, click on the Events Calendar.
June 3 2014 - 16:43:02 CST
Financial Fitness 2014
This is a series of free seminars presented by financial professionals.  The seminars are held at the Franklin Branch of the St. Mary Parish Library.  For more information, call 337-828-6345 or send an e-mail to ashields@franklin-la.com.
June 3 2014 - 16:42:48 CST
Broussard-Harris Summer Baseball

The opening ceremony is Saturday, June 7 at 2 p.m.  For more information about the 2014 summer baseball season at Broussard-Harris, click on the Events Calendar or call 337-828-6325.


June 3 2014 - 16:35:04 CST
Starting and Maximizing Your Business
This is free seminar that is open to 15 people and will be held at the Franklin Recreation Center June 11, 2014.  For more information, click on the Events Calendar.
March 11 2014 - 12:56:59 CST
Getting a Job
The City of Franklin will present this seminar May 15, 2014, from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at the Alex P. Allain Branch of the St. Mary Parish Library.  The seminar is open to 20 people.  Registration begins April 7 and is done on a first-come-first-serve basis.  For more information, contact the Office of Community Development (337-828-6345 or ashields@franklin-la.com).
February 5 2014 - 15:04:41 CST
Relay for Life Lamppost Decorating Contest
The City of Franklin and the American Cancer Society are having a lamppost decorating contest.  Decorating begins April 1 and ends April 30.  The entry fee is $10.  For more information or an application, contact the Office of Community Development (ashields@franklin-la.com or 337-828-6345).
February 5 2014 - 15:04:17 CST
Summer Art Program Registration
Registration for the summer art program is going on now!  Participants must be at least 6 years old to participate in the dance program and at least 13 years old to be a part of the art program.  Also, there is a dance class for adults!  For more information, contact the Office of Community Development (ashields@franklin-la.com or 337-828-6345).
February 5 2014 - 15:01:55 CST
Mardi Gras on the Bayou
Mardi Gras on the Bayou will take place Tuesday, March 4, 2014, from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. along the Bayou Teche.  To become a game host or a food vendor, contact the Office of Community Development (ashields@franklin-la.com or 337-828-6345).
November 13 2013 - 13:51:00 CST
Financial Fitness 2014
Seven free seminars, offered by the City of Franklin, will be held at the Franklin Branch of the St. Mary Parish Library.  Registration begins December 9, 2013.  For more information, contact the Office of Community Development at 337-828-6345.
November 13 2013 - 13:29:05 CST
Christmas under the Lampposts
The City of Franklin will host its Christmas event Saturday, December 7, 2013, from 6 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.  Contact the Office of Community Development at 337-828-6345 for more information.
November 13 2013 - 13:25:59 CST
Benefit Concert
The City of Franklin welcomes Rick Lorenzo and Chase Landry to The Teche Theatre for the Performing Arts Saturday, November 16, 2013, at 6:30 p.m. Tickets are $5.  Contact Emily Hildalgo at 337-828-6305 for more information.
October 14 2013 - 10:33:43 CST
Arts and Crafts Bazaar
The Franklin Golden Age Club will host an Arts and Crafts Bazaar Saturday, November 2, 2013, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Franklin Recreation Center.  The deadline for reserving a booth is October 28.  For more information about the bazaar or to reserve a booth, click on the Events Calendar.
October 14 2013 - 10:31:22 CST
147th Anniversary Celebration
Asbury United Methodist Church (907 Main Street) will host its 147th anniversary celebration on October 27, 2013, at 4 p.m.  For more information, click on the Events Calendar.
October 14 2013 - 10:29:21 CST
Rummage and Bake Sale
First United Methodist Church will hold a rummage and bake sale Saturday, October 19, 2013, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Fellowship Hall (920 Main Street).
September 9 2013 - 9:17:04 CST
Book Signing
St. Mary Landmarks will host Darryl DiMaggio on Saturday, September 14 at the Tavern Gift Shop at Shadowlawn from 11 a.m.-2 p.m.  For more information, click on the Events Calendar.
September 9 2013 - 9:15:31 CST
Family Fit Day
Anytime Fitness of Franklin will host this event Saturday, September 14 at Franklin City Park from 9 a.m.-12 p.m.  For more information, click on the Events Calendar.
September 9 2013 - 9:11:59 CST
St. Mary Council on Aging Anniversary Celebration

St. Mary Council on Aging will host its anniversary celebration at The Lamp Post on Saturday, September 13 from 6 p.m.-9 p.m.  RSVP before September 10 to 337-828-1210.  For more information, click on the Events Calendar


June 4 2013 - 10:01:08 CST
City of Franklin Recreation Centers
Click on the Events Calendar to find out about the events the Recreation Department has lined up this summer!
June 4 2013 - 9:54:51 CST
St. Mary Parish Library System

The St. Mary Parish Library System has lined up a summer of fun!  Click on the Events Calendar for more information about events at the Franklin branch of the library.


June 4 2013 - 9:50:09 CST
Keep St. Mary Parish Beautiful
The City of Franklin is the sponsor for the program this month.  Please meet us at City Buffet at 8 a.m. for instructions and assignments. 
May 22 2013 - 14:47:06 CST
Summer Reading Program
The St. Mary Parish Library System will kick off its summer reading program on Monday, June 3, 2013.  Contact your local library branch for details.
May 22 2013 - 14:42:37 CST
Flash and Clash Flea Market
The Crossing Place will have its Flash and Clash Flea Market on Saturday, June 1, 2013, from 8 a.m.-12 p.m. at the Bridge Ministry Center (327 Martin Luther King, Charenton, Louisiana).  Contact Holly (337-578-4291) for more information.
May 22 2013 - 14:42:10 CST
Art Walk Entry Forms Are Available
The Fourth Annual Art Walk will be Saturday, September 28, 2013.  Local and regional artists can get a copy of the entry form by contacting the Office of Community Development (337-828-6345 or ashields@franklin-la.com) or coming to City Hall.
May 9 2013 - 9:23:18 CST
Duathlon
The Franklin Fire Department will host its Second Annual Duathlon on May 18.  On-site registration is from 7 a.m.-7:45 a.m.  There will be various age divisions, awards and food and fun for the whole family.  For more information and to register, go to www.cajuntiming.com.
May 8 2013 - 14:22:45 CST
Tourism and Your Community
There will be a discussion of how tourism affects your community on May 10 at Lake End Park--Lake House #1 in Morgan City.  All attendees are asked to wear red in support of tourism in Louisiana.  Guest speakers include Lt. Gov. Jay Dardenne, Parish President Paul Naquin and Mayor Frank "Boo" Grizzaffi.  For more information, contact Carrie Stansbury (985-395-4905 or cstansbury@cajuncoast.com).
May 8 2013 - 14:18:35 CST
St. Mary Parish Library Summer Reading Program
Registration for the 2013 Summer Reading Program has begun.  Parents can go to any of the libraries in the St. Mary Parish Library System to register their children.  Children can begin checking out books as participants of the program on June 3, 2013.
March 12 2013 - 14:17:11 CST
Bayou Teche Black Bear Fest and Fourth Wooden Boat Show
The Tenth Annual Bayou Teche Black Bear Festival and Fourth Wooden Boat Show will take place along the Bayou Teche April 19-21, 2013.  For more information, go to www.bayoutechebearfest.org and to http://techeboatshow.com.
February 19 2013 - 15:39:20 CST
Spring Fest
The Third Annual Spring Fest and Blood Drive sponsored by the Crossing Place Fellowship "Mom 2 Mom" Ministry will be Saturday, April 6, 2013.  Click on the Events Calendar for more information.
February 19 2013 - 15:27:29 CST
5K 4 Food Walk/Run
This event will take place on Sunday, March 17, 2012, at 3 p.m.  The race will begin at Raintree Market  (17750 Hwy. 182, Baldwin) and end at The Bridge Ministry Center (327 MLK, Charenton).  Click on the Events Calendar for more information.
February 19 2013 - 15:25:34 CST
Annual Main Street Cruise
The Lets Go Riding Franklin Reunion will be Saturday, March 2, 2013.  Click on the Events Calendar for more information.
February 5 2013 - 10:54:49 CST
Teche Action Clinic Golf Tournament
Teche Action Clinic will hold a golf tournament on March 16, 2013, at Atchafalaya at Idlewild in Patterson, Louisiana.  For more information, click on the Events Calendar.
January 30 2013 - 14:06:44 CST

Techeland Arts Council will present its latest production during April and May.  Click on the Events Calendar for more information.
January 30 2013 - 14:00:59 CST
Franklin Mardi Gras Parade
The Franklin Mardi Gras parade will be Tuesday, February 12, 2013, at 1 p.m.  For applications, contact Iris Sharpe at 337-828-5608.
January 30 2013 - 13:59:27 CST
18th Annual Krewe of Head Start Parade
The St. Mary/Vermilion CAA Head Start Program will host its Mardi Gras Parade on Saturday, February 2, 2013, at 1 p.m.  For more information, click on the Events Calendar.
January 3 2013 - 16:10:57 CST
Second Annual Gospel Explosion

The Franklin Senior High School Athletic Booster Club will host this event at the Franklin Senior High School Auditorium (1401 Cynthia St.).

Click on the Events Calendar or go to www.facebook.com/cityoffranklinlouisiana for more information.


January 3 2013 - 16:09:33 CST
Fourth Annual Relay for Life "Rock the Runway" Fashion and Talent Show

The Fourth Annual Relay for Life "Rock the Runway" Fashion and Talent Show for Cancer Research and Awareness will be held at the Franklin Recreation Center.

Doors open at 5:15 p.m., and the show begins at 6 p.m.

Go the Events Calendar or www.facebook.com/cityoffranklinlouisiana for more information.


December 19 2012 - 10:54:29 CST
Food Drive
The Franklin Fire Department is collecting canned goods and donations at the fire station on First Street.  When you donate six items, you will receive a fire extinguisher.
December 19 2012 - 10:49:12 CST
Oaklawn Manor Christmas Tours
Oaklawn Manor will be decorated for Christmas with a different style of tree in every room!  Tours are available Tuesday through Saturday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.  Call 337-828-0434 for more information and to book tours.
December 19 2012 - 10:48:34 CST
Victorian Christmas at the Grevemberg House
Victorian Christmas at the Grevemberg House with a Victorian-style tree and seasonal greenery.  Tours are available daily from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.  Closed Christmas Eve and Christmas Day.  For more information and to book tours, call 337-828-0434.
November 7 2012 - 11:28:04 CST
Toys for Tots

Donate your new and unwrapped toys!  The deadline for applications to receive toys is December 12. 

West of Calumet Bridge:  Apply in Franklin at the Chamber of Commerce (600 Main Street).

East of the Calumet Bridge:  Apply in Morgan City at St. Mary Outreach.

Distribution will be December 15 from 8:30 a.m.-12 p.m. at the Chamber of Commerce in Franklin (600 Main St.) and VFW Post 4222 (1504 Sandra Street).


November 7 2012 - 11:24:14 CST
South Louisiana Community College Job Fair

There will be a job fair for high growth and emerging industries at South Louisiana Community College (SLCC) on November 15 from 8:30 a.m.-2 p.m.  To participate, register at http://sites.google.com/a/acadiana.edu/job-fair/home by November 8.


October 31 2012 - 12:30:21 CST
Christmas Parade
The City of Franklin will host its Christmas parade on Thursday, November 29, 2012, at 6 p.m., beginning on the corner of Jackson and Main Streets.  For more information contact the Office of Community Development at 337-828-6345 or ashields@franklin-la.com.
September 14 2012 - 18:16:48 CST
D-SNAP and DRC Openings for St. Mary Parish
D-SNAP (Emergency Food Stamps) will be available at two locations in St. Mary Parish:  Franklin Recreation Center on Everette "Shine" Fouquier St. in Franklin and Amelia Community Center in Amelia.  Click on the "Events Calendar" on the right side of this page.  When the calendar appears, click on "September 15" for the procedure that must be followed in order to receive assistance.
August 7 2012 - 15:17:58 CST
Third Annual Art Walk
The City of Franklin and its Main Street Program will host the Third Annual Art Walk on August 18 on Main Street. Go to the Events Calendar for more information.
August 7 2012 - 15:17:41 CST
Childbirth Education Class
Franklin Foundation Hospital will present a childbirth education class on September 18.  Go to the Events Calendar for more information.
August 7 2012 - 11:41:27 CST
Medical Benefit
The Franklin Fire Dept. will host a medical benefit for Louis Boudreaux on Sept. 22 at the Franklin Recreation Center from 10 a.m.-6 p.m.  Go the Events Calendar for more information.
May 15 2012 - 10:46:11 CST
Roll Forward Notification

To view the full "Roll Forward Notification," click on this link:  http://www.franklin-la.com/pdf/roll-forward-notification-may2012.pdf.  Additionally, you can view the document using this link:  http://www.franklin-la.com/departments-cemetary-taxes-licensing.php.


May 8 2012 - 9:48:44 CST
Childbirth Education Classes

The labor and delivery nurses of Franklin Foundation Hospital will teach childbirth education classes on May 15.  Click on the Events Calendar for more information.


May 8 2012 - 9:47:02 CST
Golf Tournament
Louisiana Circles will host a three-person scramble golf tournament on May 12.  Click on the Events Calendar for more information.
May 8 2012 - 9:45:55 CST
Quality Customer Service Seminar
This seminar will be held a the Morgan City office of the St. Mary Chamber of Commerce on May 9.  Click on the Events Calendar for more information.
April 24 2012 - 15:02:51 CST
National Day of Prayer

An event marking the National Day of Prayer will be held May 3 at 12:30 p.m. at City Hall.  Go to the Events Calendar for more information.


April 24 2012 - 15:00:20 CST
Bayou Beaux Dance and Arts Program
The last day to register for the Bayou Beaux Dance and Arts Program is May 1.  Click on the Events Calendar and go to "May 1" for more information on e-mail registration.
April 24 2012 - 14:58:50 CST
St. Mary Landmarks Society
St. Mary Landmarks Society will host its spring brunch and silent auction at Shadowlawn on April 29 at 11 a.m. For more information, click on the Events Calendar.
April 5 2012 - 10:07:17 CST
2012 Bayou Teche Black Bear Festival and Third Annual Wooden Boat Show
The 2012 Bayou Teche Black Bear Festival and Third Annual Wooden Boat Show will take place April 20-22 on Main Street in Franklin.  Click on the Events Calendar for more information.
April 5 2012 - 9:40:18 CST
2012 Bayou Teche Black Bear Festival Kickoff
The 2012 Bayou Teche Black Bear Festival Kickoff is on April 19.  Click on the Events Calendar for more information.
March 23 2012 - 8:49:51 CST
Red Ribbon Week Drawing Contest

The Red Ribbon Week 2012 Campaign is having a Red Ribbon Week Drawing Contest.  Students in grades PK-12 are eligible to compete.  The deadline for all entries is April 13.  Please see the Events Calendar for more information.


March 23 2012 - 8:44:07 CST
Relay for Life Rummage Sale
Franklin Foundation Hospital will hold a rummage sale at the Franklin Recreation Center on Saturday, March 31 from 7 a.m.-12 p.m.  All proceeds go to Relay for Life.
March 14 2012 - 13:37:53 CST
St. Mary Chamber of Commerce Scholarship

The deadline for the St. Mary Chamber of Commerce Scholarship is March 31.  Contact the Franklin Office (600 Main St.) at 337-828-5608 or the Morgan City Office (727 Myrtle St.) at 985-384-3830.  Applications are online at http://stmarychamber.com/.


March 14 2012 - 11:25:02 CST
What a Ride?
Techeland Arts Council will present "What a Ride?" March 16, 17 and 18 at the Teche Theatre on 501 Main Street in Franklin.  Go to the Events Calendar for times and ticket information.
March 7 2012 - 11:04:47 CST
Childbirth Education Classes
Franklin Foundation Hospital will present childbirth education classes on March 20 from 6 p.m.-8 p.m.  Classes will be held on other dates throughout the year.  Go to the Events Calendar for more information and more dates.
March 7 2012 - 11:01:24 CST

Techeland Arts Council will present March 16, 17 and 18 at the Teche Theatre on 501 Main Street in Franklin.  Go to the Events Calendar for times and ticket information.
March 7 2012 - 10:57:44 CST
Entrepreneur Training Series
South Louisiana Economic Council will provide 10, two-hour training sessions for entrepreneurs and business startups at Nicholls State University begining March 13 from 6 p.m.-8 p.m.  The classes and materials are free.  Go to the Events Calendar for more information.
February 22 2012 - 16:58:08 CST
Documentary Filming in Franklin
A documentary crew, Holbrook Multimedia, will be filming at 103 Wilson Street on March 2 at 9 a.m.  The crew will talk to patrons and take pictures.  Click on the events calendar to see where filming will take place.
February 22 2012 - 15:48:15 CST
Bayou Beaux Arts and Dance Program
Registration for the youth summer arts program will begin March 5 at 8 a.m.  Enrollment will end when the classes reach their maximums.
February 22 2012 - 15:44:26 CST
Second Annual Spring Fest and Blood Drive
The Crossing Place Fellowship "Mom2Mom" Ministry will host this event on March 10 from 9 a.m.-4 p.m.
February 2 2012 - 13:55:36 CST
"Flash and Clash" Flea Market
The Crossing Place Fellowship of Franklin is having its flea market at The Bridge Ministry Center (formerly Mary Hines Elementary) on 327 Martin Luther King in Charenton on Sat., Feb. 4 from 8 a.m.-12 p.m.
January 26 2012 - 9:47:15 CST
Franklin Mardi Gras Parade
The Franklin Mardi Gras Parade will take place Tuesday, February 21 at 1 p.m.  Contact Iris Sharpe (828-5608) at the Chamber of Commerce for applications.
January 12 2012 - 10:19:03 CST
Techeland Arts Council Presents
The Techeland Arts Council will present "What a Ride!" at the Teche Theatre for the Performing Arts March 16-17 at 7:30 p.m. and March 18 at 3 p.m.
January 11 2012 - 16:13:59 CST
Oneal Chube Street to Be Dedicated
At 1 p.m. on January 14, Fourth Street will become Oneal Chube Street in honor of Oneal Leon Chube, Jr. who was a respected educator, administrator, mentor and football coach in Franklin.  Former students and friends are asked to come to the corner of Fourth and Willow Streets for the dedication.  A reception will follow the ceremony in the cafeteria of Franklin Junior High School.
January 5 2012 - 14:05:48 CST
Third Annual Rock the Runway for Cancer Research and Awareness
Dimension Plus Model Group presents the Third Annual "Rock the Runway for Cancer Research and Awareness" on Saturday, January 21, 2012, at 5:30 p.m. at the Franklin City Park Recreation Center (across from the old Franklin Foundation Hospital).
January 5 2012 - 11:39:57 CST
Benefit Gumbo

The Franklin Fire and Police Departments are having a benefit gumbo Sunday, January 22, 2012, for Toddy Boudreaux and Larry Bowles to defray medical costs.  You will receive chicken and sausage gumbo over rice for your donation.


December 12 2011 - 15:50:28 CST
Holiday Food Drive
The Franklin Fire Dept. is sponsoring a holiday food drive, which will end Dec. 19, to provide food baskets for the elderly and needy during Thanksgiving and Christmas.  Donations of food and money should be brought to 512 First St. from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.  A turkey or ham will be purchased with the monetary donations.  When you donate at least four items, you will receive a free fire extinguisher (limit of two).
December 12 2011 - 15:50:15 CST
Classic Christmas Movies
The Teche Theatre will present classic Christmas movies Dec. 17 at 7:30 p.m. and Dec. 18 at 2:30 p.m. free of charge.  Go and enjoy hot chocolate and fresh popcorn while you watch the movies. 
December 12 2011 - 15:49:28 CST
A Light of Hope Observance

The St. Mary Parish MADD Chapter, Red Ribbon Committee and the St. Mary Parish Substance Abuse Prevention Coalition will hold their "A Light of Hope Observance" on Dec. 15 at 6 p.m. at the Teche Theatre.    The organizers will recognize the "Top Cop" in the fight against drunk and drugged drivers and will honor and memorialize those whose lives have been changed because of impaired motorists.


November 30 2011 - 12:50:38 CST
Franklin Christmas Parade and Lamp-Lighting Ceremony
The City of Franklin will host its Christmas Parade and Lamp-Lighting Ceremony on Thursday, Dec. 8, 2011.  Line-up begins at 5:30 p.m. on the corner of Jackson and Main, and the parade begins at 6:00 p.m.  The lamp-lighting ceremony will begin once the parade reaches the Courthouse Square.  All residents, schools, community organizations, church societies, fraternities, sororities, veterans associations and nonprofit organizations are encouraged to participate.  Golf cart owners are encouraged to register and decorate their carts and drive them in the parade.
November 23 2011 - 16:49:32 CST
SLCC Open House
South Louisiana Community College (SLCC) is hosting an open house at its Franklin campus (1013 Perret St.) on Dec. 1, 2011, from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m.
November 23 2011 - 16:44:12 CST
Adult Basketball League

The Adult Basketball League will begin its season December 13, 2011.  The deadline to enter is December 10, 2011.  Contact the Broussard-Harris Recreation Center or the City Park Recreation Center for more information.


November 7 2011 - 11:52:54 CST
Adopt-A-Family Program

If you would like to participate in the St. Mary/Vermilion Community Action Agency Adopt-A-Family program, please call 337-828-5703 for more information.  The last day is Wed., Nov. 30, 2011.


November 7 2011 - 11:48:30 CST
Keep St. Mary Parish Beautiful
Keep St. Mary Parish Beautiful is asking for volunteers to meet at St. Mary/Vermilion Community Action Agency on 1407 Barrow St. in Franklin on Sat., Nov. 19, 2011, from 7:30 a.m.-9:00 a.m.  Trash bags will be provided.
November 2 2011 - 14:51:08 CST
Teche Theatre Performance
The Teche Theatre for the Performing Arts will present "I Ought to Be in Pictures" Nov. 11-12, Nov. 14-15 and Nov. 16.  Tickets can be purchased at the Teche Theatre box office the day of the performance.
October 17 2011 - 12:16:50 CST
Red Ribbon Week
Red Ribbon Week begins Friday, Oct. 21, 2011, and ends Sunday, Oct. 30, 2011.  The theme this year is:  "When in doubt choose the right route.  Be drug free!"
October 17 2011 - 12:11:09 CST
Third Annual Tail Gator Food Fest
Hanson Memorial High School will host its third annual gumbo and jambalaya cook-off "Battle of the Paddles" Saturday, Nov. 5, 2011.
October 17 2011 - 12:07:37 CST
Harvest Mood Festival
The Main Street Merchants Association will host the Harvest Moon Festival Saturday, Oct. 29, 2011, from 9 a.m.-9:30 p.m.
October 11 2011 - 14:23:52 CST
Fire Prevention Week
The Franklin Fire Department will visit area elementary schools during the week of Oct. 9, 2011-Oct. 15, 2011.  The week will end with a parade on Sat., Oct. 15, 2011, at 9:30 a.m.
October 10 2011 - 16:00:36 CST
Red Ribbon Week
Red Ribbon Week starts Oct. 21, 2011, and ends Oct. 30, 2011.  The theme this year is:  "When in doubt choose the right route.  Be drug free!"
October 5 2011 - 15:55:47 CST
Voices of the Past
Techeland Arts Council and St. Mary Landmarks present "Voices of the Past" Fri., Oct. 14-Sun., Oct. 16, 2011.  Techeland Arts Council will have nightly presentations of "What a Ride."  St. Mary Landmarks will have a cemetery tour Sat., Oct. 15, 2011, and a tour of homes Sun., Oct. 16, 2011.
October 5 2011 - 15:50:02 CST
Harvest Moon Festival
The Franklin Merchants Association will hold its Harvest Moon Festival on Sat., Oct. 29, 2011, from 9:00 a.m.-9:30 p.m. in downtown Franklin.
October 5 2011 - 15:40:09 CST
Tour du Teche

The Franklin Portion of the Tour du Teche II paddle race (Sugar) takes place Sat., Oct. 8, 2011, from 3 p.m.-10 p.m. on the Bayou Teche.  Flashback and Johnny Chauvin and Mojo will perform.


October 5 2011 - 15:34:14 CST

 


October 5 2011 - 10:27:42 CST
Voices of the Past
Techeland Arts Council and St. Mary Landmarks present "Voices of the Past" Oct. 14-16.  Techeland Arts Council will have nightly presentations of "What a Ride."  St. Mary Landmarks will have a Cemetery Tour Oct. 15 and the Tour of Homes Oct. 16.
August 18 2011 - 12:35:06 CST
Harvest Moon Festival
The Franklin Merchants Association will hold its Harvest Moon Festival on Sat., Oct. 29, 2011, from 9:30 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. in downtown Franklin.
August 18 2011 - 12:27:27 CST
Tour Du Teche Paddle Race
The Franklin portion of the Tour du Teche II paddle race (Sugar) takes place Saturday, Oct. 8, 2011, from 3 p.m.-10 p.m. on the Bayou Teche.  Flashback and Johnny Chauvin and Mojo will perform. 
July 25 2011 - 21:54:51 CST
Color Our Communities Block Revitalization

Paint and pressure washer donations and block captains needed for MLK boulevard cleaning and rehabilitation on Saturday, August 20th, 2011. Drop off donations at City Hall or call Mary at (985) 255-2348 for more information.


June 29 2011 - 9:43:59 CST
Second Annual Franklin Art Walk
The 2nd Annual Franklin Art Walk will be held on August 13, 2011 from 6-9 pm in downtown Franklin on Main Street. Expect eleven artists and counting, live music, and refreshments.
June 29 2011 - 9:33:50 CST
First Call Service registration link launched

Franklin citizens may now access the First Call registration form for the new City of Franklin Emergency Notification System from the Emergency Information tab on the menu


 


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