Bean and Hawkersmith

Director of Schools Stanley Bean addresses the County Commission Monday about the deemed benefits an activities center would have to Franklin County residents while Chris Hawkersmith, coordinated school health director, awaits his turn.

Audience

A large audience was at hand with many clapping after the County Commission voted down the fiscal year 2023 budget after discussion about the School System building an activities center.

The Franklin County Commission voted down the fiscal year 2023 budget Monday due to concerns expressed about the School System’s plans to build an activities center on the Franklin County High School campus.

The School System has approved its budget with no additional money requested from the county.