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Deputy’s car rammed, flipped, driver arrested after chase

Man was driving truck stolen from Lawrenceburg.

Semi-truck fire blocks traffic on I-64 in Franklin County

The state transportation cabinet says a semi-truck caught fire Saturday afternoon blocking traffic for about three hours.

Franklin County man arrested on child porn charges

Computer equipment seized during Wednesday search.

One injured in Franklin County house fire

Living room fire causes smoke damage

Franklin County records its first coronavirus-related death

A man in his 70's who had been in contact with an earlier confirmed case of the coronavirus, became Franklin County's first virus-related death.

First child tests positive for COVID-19 in Franklin County

A teenager has become the youngest person to test positive for COVID-19 in Franklin County, according to the State Journal.

No leads in Franklin County teen’s disappearance

A seventeen year old girl has been missing for several days and the Franklin County Sheriff's Department doesn't have any leads on where she could be.

Raccoons tested positive for canine distemper in Franklin County

The Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife says tests on three raccoons in Franklin County came back positive for canine distemper.

Franklin County students offered full-ride to Georgetown College

Georgetown College offers full-tuition scholarship to students in Franklin County.

Police: East Frankfort Park murder suspect arrested in Detroit

A suspect in a Franklin County murder is on his way back to Kentucky.

Deadly Franklin County crash victim, suspect identified

The driver killed in a Franklin County crash and the suspect arrested for that crash have been identified.

Deadly accident closes stretch of US 127 in Franklin County

One person was killed Wednesday night in a collision that closed a stretch of US 127 in Franklin County, according to the state.

Burn ban issued in Franklin County

Franklin County Judge/Executive Huston Wells has issued a Burn Ban in Franklin County on the advice of Fire Chief Kevin Hutcherson. 

Kentucky Colonels award grant to Franklin County Humane Society

The Honorable Order Kentucky Colonels (HOKC) has awarded a $2,374.75 grant to the Franklin County Humane Society so it can buy Trap/Neuter/Return cat traps. 

Cities blaming heat, lack of rain on bad-smelling and tasting water

Several Central Kentucky cities report their tap water smells and tastes odd right now because of high temperatures and lack of rain.

UPDATE: KSP: Two killed in I-64 crash in Franklin County

The Kentucky State Police says two are dead after a multiple vehicle collision on Eastbound I-64 Saturday morning near mile marker 53.

Franklin Co. family offering reward for information on death of loved one

A Franklin County family is hoping a reward will bring answers in the death of their loved one.

Franklin County to begin new drivers license rollout June 28

Kentucky’s new drivers licenses will begin rolling out in Franklin County Friday, June 28th as part of the pilot phase of issuance. Franklin County residents are urged to gather required documents before visiting the Circuit Court Clerk office to apply.

Four men caught in AG child predator sting

Four men have been arrested after an undercover child predator sting in Franklin county.

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