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Franklin County encompasses the state capitol of Frankfort. James, a 2005 Franklin County alum, served as head coach of the Flyers the last three seasons. Franklin County appeared in its first state championship game in school history on Dec. 18 at Kroger Field in Lexington losing 31-28 in overtime to state power Boyle County in the Class 4A title game. Franklin County finished 9-2 during the season delayed by the Coronavirus 2019 pandemic.