Business of the Month

October BOTM: The Coffee Shop

The Coffee Shop is locally owned by Luke and Kallie Philips. It is located at 621 Prairie Street. “We are thankful for all the love and support we have received from our community as The Coffee Shop opened for business on May 1. Our goal is to be a spot [continued…]

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September BOTM: Princess Theatre

The Princess Theatre opened her doors in 1912 as a vaudeville house bringing a new world of entertainment to the citizens of northeast Louisiana. She entertained generations of Franklin Parish residents until closing in 1988. The Princess stage was quiet until the doors opened again in 1994, and since then [continued…]

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August BOTM

Sicily Island State Bank is located at 6800 Kinloch Street in the heart of Winnsboro. SISB’s Winnsboro Branch location was repurposed in 2012 for current use, to serve Franklin Parish and they take pride in what they do. SISB strives to provide our community with the best banking experience possible. [continued…]

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March BOTM: Johnny’s Pizza

Johnny’s Pizza House in Winnsboro is located at 6770 Kinloch St. Johnny Huntsman opened the restaurant in 1977 and it was his sixth location. Johnny’s Pizza Inc. prides itself on community involvement and is looking forward to many more years serving Franklin Parish and the surrounding area. Manager Warren Nall is [continued…]

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February BOTM: Progressive Bank

Congratulations to our Business of the Month for February: Progressive Bank!! When Progressive Bank (originally Progressive State Bank) was founded in October 1975 in Winnsboro,Louisiana, our company was primarily dedicated to serving the special banking needs of the agricultural community in the Franklin Parish area.  Under the guidance of Mr. George [continued…]

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November BOM: Petal Pushers

Petal Pushers is owned and operated by Lyndsey Smith. It takes a thoughtful gift to honor life’s most precious moments. At Petal Pushers, they specialize in adding a personal touch to each of their hand-picked floral arrangements. Since 2009, Petal Pushers has delivered stunning bouquets, boutique clothes, and novelty gifts [continued…]

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August BOTM: Farm Bureau Insurance

In Louisiana we’ve seen just about everything nature can throw our way. Through it all, our Franklin Parish Farm Bureau office has proven that they’ve got you covered. They have provided their policy holders with real service by real people when they need it most! For more, check out our [continued…]

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June BOTM: Citizens Progressive Bank

Pictured (above): From left to right: Brenda Struth, Chamber President, Lorrie Poland, Audra Thomas, Connie Morton, Justin Robinson-Asst. VP, Ashley Gunn, Samantha Lively, and Mandy Moroni, Chamber Secretary.  (Photo by Monica Huff) Citizens Progressive Bank was founded in 1918.  They are the red, white and blue bank because they strongly support our military, veterans, [continued…]

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May BOTM: L.S. & J.M. Gravelle, INC.

Congratulations to L.S. & J.M. Gravelle, INC. for being chosen as Winnsboro-Franklin Parish Chamber of Commerce’s Business of the Month. When the Gulf Oil Corporation moved into Franklin Parish in 1931, L.S. & J.M. Gravelle, Inc. was founded by Leonard S. Gravelle as a distributor for their products. Since that [continued…]

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