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Posted on: July 2, 2020

Fleetwood Homes to Create 60 New Jobs in Franklin County

RICHMOND—Governor Ralph Northam today announced that Fleetwood Homes, a leading homebuilder and maker of manufactured homes, plans to invest $2.1 million, including $700,000 in new equipment, to renovate and expand its Rocky Mount facility. The ...

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Posted on: June 10, 2020

Franklin County accepting applications for 2020-2021 Tourism Marketing MicroGrant Program

“We are pleased to make this program available to county residents to help showcase what makes Franklin County a destination.  Tourism is an important economic engine for the community and touches so many of our businesses – d...

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County News
Posted on: May 22, 2020

Franklin County Agricultural Fair Canceled for 2020

After careful review and consideration, a decision has been made to cancel the 2020 Franklin County Agricultural Fair due to safety and health concerns associated with the COVID-19 pandemic. 

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Posted on: April 30, 2020

2020 Census

Please visit our 2020 Census page to see what an accurate count of residents can do for your community. The information the Census collects helps to determine how billions of dollars in federal funding are spent each year.

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