Press photo/Jake Browning - Franklin Police Chief Bill Harrell talks with protestors before the second Black Lives Matter rally in Franklin.

Cops coping with intense scrutiny

Lee Buchanan Local law enforcement leaders, while acknowledging that changes to police practices may be necessary, urge caution about a rush to reform.  Macon County Sheriff Robert Holland and Franklin Police Chief…

Deputy, wife killed in crash


Macon County is in mourning after a crash Saturday near Clayton, Georgia claimed the lives of sheriff’s deputy David Head and his wife, Dawn.

Macon on track to reopen


Macon County has lifted the regulations put in place to combat the spread of COVID-19, effective May 8, and will allow hotels and other temporary lodging to open in time for Memorial Day.

VIDEO: Senior Night Class of 2020

Thursday the 28th Franklin High School held the last of their Thursday Night Lights events allowing students to have a celebration of sorts in place of the usual events in the gym. This night was for the graduating seniors