FHS tips off hoops season


Girls 2-0 after Ensley’s shot

After long months of uncertainty, training and planning, the Franklin High School basketball season is finally underway. 

Panther Den comes to Arts Center


As Virgil and Tawana Valentine watched their daughter, Anya, warm up on a 30-foot-wide screen, they said they were simply glad to have a place to see the action.

The voice and the eyes


“If you wanted to be here, we’ll try to be the voice and the eyes,” said George Young before Panther volleyball’s recent game at Smoky Mountain.