YOUNGSVILLE -- The Greater Franklin County Chamber of Commerce recognized residents and businesses that impacted Franklin County and the region, including its Citizen of the Year. Former Franklinton Commissioner, Chamber of Commerce Board member and local businessman Joe Cutchins was presented with the organization's Citizen of the Year award for 2014.
FRANKLINTON --Lorraine R. Albritton, 84, of New York, N. Y., formerly of Franklinton, died Tuesday, Jan. 6, 2015. Funeral services were held Friday, Jan. 16, at First United Church of Christ, Franklinton, with the Rev. Douglas Wooten Jr. officiating. Interment followed in Evergreen Cemetery, Franklinton.