February 21, 2020

Franklin County Recognizes Dee Allison for 20 Years of Service to Seniors

The Franklin County Board of Commissioners recently recognized Verdona “Dee” Allison for her over 20 years as a volunteer ombudsman, helping people living in long-term care.

February 20, 2020

John Thierwechter Hired as Assistant County Administrator

The Franklin County Commissioners and Administration are pleased to welcome John Thierwechter into a new role as Assistant County Administrator.

February 19, 2020

County Commissioners Continue Support of Redevelopment Efforts at Letterkenny

The Franklin County Commissioners passed a resolution extending the Keystone Opportunity Zone (KOZ) at Letterkenny Industrial Park.

January 31, 2020

New “Grandparent” Program Connects the Generations

The Franklin County Commissioners recently approved a grant through the Human Services Community Block Grant to fund the Keystone Foster Grandparents program.

January 31, 2020

State Appoints Justin Slep to Veterans Services Advisory Committee

The Joint State Government Commission of the General Assembly of the Commonwealth appointed Justin Slep, Director of Franklin County Office of Veterans Affairs, to the newly established Advisory Committee on the Coordination of Veterans Services.

January 29, 2020

Local Firm to Provide Solicitor Services for Franklin County

Franklin County Board of Commissioners voted to approve an agreement Tuesday morning to retain solicitor services from local firm, Black and Davison Law Group.

January 28, 2020

January Employee of the Month is Brady Strite

The Franklin County Commissioners proudly present the Employee of the Month award to Mr. Brady Strite.

January 16, 2020

Medicare Counseling Program Helps Participants Save Money

Over 600 area senior citizens and individuals with disability took advantage of free face-to-face counseling services offered by APPRISE program volunteers and staff from the Franklin County Area Agency on Aging.

January 16, 2020

McGrath Named 2019 Chief Probation Officer of the Year

Franklin County Chief Juvenile Probation Officer, Kathleen “Kati” McGrath was awarded the honor of Chief Probation Officer of the Year by the Pennsylvania Juvenile Court Judges’ Commission during the 2019 Juvenile Justice Annual Conference.

January 15, 2020

Franklin County Adult Probation Gains New Deputy Chief and Officer

The Honorable President Judge Shawn D. Meyers administered an Oath of Office to the 39th Judicial District’s newest Adult Probation Deputy Chief Geoffrey Willett, and Probation Officer, William Rogers.