Macon County Schools

Macon County Schools

Macon County Schools Superintendent Josh Lynch was the guest speaker at the September 20 meeting of the Rotary Club of Franklin. Mr. Lynch is a fellow Rotarian as well.
Service Above Self

Service Above Self

Rotarians and Interact Club members volunteered on Sept. 14 to pack food for 480 students’ backpacks. Participating were 11 Rotary Club of Franklin members, one Daybreak member, five Interact members and one Friend of Rotary. Mark your calendar for the second Thursday...
Fundraiser winners

Fundraiser winners

Club member Gary Shields was one of the three winners at the Roy Rickman Scholarship Fundraiser. The winning checks were presented at the Sept. 13 meeting. Jacob Reich and Patsy Parker will deliver checks to the other two winners. Pictured are Tom Coley, Gary Shields,...
Interact Club meeting

Interact Club meeting

Franklin High School Interact Club members are looking forward to helping with Rotary projects this year, including packing backpacks for CareNet, the river cleanup and Pumpkin Run. Interact Club members helped organize a 9/11 remembrance ceremony last week at the...
Meeting Program: Broadband

Meeting Program: Broadband

At the Sept. 13 meeting, Jeff Lee of Little T Broadband Services presented a program about efforts to expand internet service in the county. The South Macon fiber backbone has been completed and the county recently approved a contract for the Nantahala project. Learn...
Sept 6 Meeting

Sept 6 Meeting

SCC Career Services Mike Despeaux, director of Career Services at Southwestern Community College, was the guest speaker at the Sept. 6 meeting. His areas of focus are career development for college students and helping institutions contribute to regional economic...