Franklin County anchors the southern edge of the Appalachian Mountain foothills and with that comes an abundance of spectacular outdoor leisure opportunities. Click HERE to explore Franklin County.
Franklin County celebrates our heritage, lifestyles, & patriotism with a number of truly unique & special events held each season of the year. To discover our current lineup of exciting events, click HERE.
Thursday, February 2, 2023
Jr. Leadership Job Shadow Day
Thursday, February 2, 2023
8 AM – 12 PM
Franklin County Partnership Awards
Friday, February 3, 2023
“A Bad Year for Tomatoes”
Bay Tree Council for the Performing Arts
Thursday, February 9 – Sunday, February 12, 2023
Call 256-668-0045 for tickets
Rockin’ at the Roxy with the KGB
Saturday, February 11, 2023
Historic Roxy Theatre
Tuesday, February 14, 2023
T-Mobile Grand Opening
Wednesday, February 15, 2023
14001 Hwy 43, Ste 23, Russellville, AL 35653
Monday, February 20, 2023
Chamber office closed
Take the Franklin County Broadband Survey!
Franklin County needs to hear from you! What is your experience with broadband internet in the county like? Is your service great, OK, or nonexistent? Please fill out a short survey HERE https://arcg.is/0mTnvS0) to give us a real-time perspective of broadband needs in Franklin County. The information you provide will help the county evaluate gaps in broadband service and determine ways to improve access. Feel free to forward the survey link to friends, family, and neighbors. The more data we receive, the better we can serve you.
Until the Watermelon Festival!
Emergency Storm Shelters
Are you prepared for bad weather?
Find your Franklin County storm shelter before emergency strikes!
Call 2-1-1 for Non-Emergency Help!
2-1-1 works just like 9-1-1 but is for non-emergency calls!
2-1-1 can help you with:
-Basic Human Needs Resources
-Health and Mental Health Resources
-Support for Older Americans and Persons with Disabilities
-Support for Children, Youth, and Families
-Volunteer Opportunities and Donations
-Military and Family Support
-Hobby Groups and Civic/Service Club
Learn more here.
Welcome to Franklin County, Alabama
If you're looking for a comfortable, safe and affordable place to live, Franklin County may be the place for you. We have much to offer. Franklin County has skilled labor, strong educational institutions, quality life styles, health care facilities, business and industrial sites, municipal airports, competitive energy costs and supportive local governments. Franklin County and city schools rank among the highest in the state and we were first in the state to host a public junior college, Northwest Shoals Community College. We have excellent medical facilities and physicians. And some of the friendliest people in the world are from Franklin County!