Franklin County Historic Homes Tour!!!

Franklin County Historic Homes Tour!!!

Historic Homes Tour

Franklin County International Film Festival

Please go out and support Franklin County Film Festival, Saturday, April 22nd, 2017. Visit Franklin County International Film Festival website at for more information regarding this event.

Louisburg hoping brewery, coffee shop herald blooming downtown

LOUISBURG, N.C. (WNCN) — Louisburg, a small town in Franklin County, is seeing a resurgence after nearly two decades of seeing its downtown decline. “Downtown needs a catalyst to bring in life after five o’clock, and we decided to try it,” said Ron Cox, co-owner of Tar Bank Brewing Company. The brewing company is trying…

Maude Fest II

Louisburg Fire Department will be hosting Maude Fest II on March 25th at the JPAC on Louisburg College Campus. Featuring Jason Michael Carroll, Larry Frick, and Willis Gupton. Doors open at 6 pm.

Franklin County Historic Homes Tour

Franklin County has some of the most beautiful historic homes you will ever see, right here in the heart of Louisburg. Come out and join the Tour April 22nd & April 23rd and witness the beautiful architectural design and landscaping work that was set by our forefathers and this great town. Check out some of the best antique cars on Saturday April…

New Website is Live!

The Town of Louisburg has done a “soft” launch of the new website. Town Staff will take the next couple of weeks to find and fix any glitches. If you find any issues on your own, please let us know.

Mural Celebrates Louisburg History

Story by Anna Laurel LOUISBURG, NC (WTVD) — Student Julius Shumpert and his Louisburg College Art Teacher, Will Hinton, created this 12′ X 16′ mural on the side of a building in downtown Louisburg. It started with a Minority Artist Grant through the Louisburg Historical District Commission with the help of Louisburg College’s president. They…

Fire Safety Tips

Plan Ahead — Stay Alive! Install and Maintain Heat and Smoke Detectors These early warning devices help ensure a safe escape. Test smoke detectors every week and replace batteries at least twice a year. If the smoke detector sounds or the heat detector rings, get out fast and stay out. Draw an Escape Plan of…

Wastewater Treatment Process

Ever wonder how your wastewater is treated? In the early 1990’s the Town of Louisburg was struggling to comply with newly adopted State and Federal Regulations regarding the treatment of wastewater. The plant and system that had served Louisburg throughout the early 1900’s had become insufficient to meet the demands of the EPA and sound…

Tar-Pamlico River Basin Information

The Tar River is the location where both raw water is removed for treatment and citizen consumption, as well as the location where treated wastewater is returned. This treated water mixes and flows with the Tar downstream, through other municipal water systems, and eventually discharges into the Pamlico River and Sound. The wastewater which is…