LOVEwork in Franklin/Southampton County

The LOVE From Historic Downtown Franklin mural features four individual snapshots of Historic Downtown Franklin this LOVEwork mural is a beautiful representation of the community. Within the shape of the “L” kayakers meander the beautiful scenic Blackwater River, the letter “O” provides a glimpse of current Downtown Franklin complete with a view of Main Street where shoppers are browsing boutiques and antique cars are parked from the Franklin Cruise In, the “V” holds fishermen at Barrett’s Landing casting a line and within the “E” We Be Jammin’ attendees can be seen enjoying a night of music and dancing by the riverside.

Visitors are encouraged to take photos with the LOVEwork and share with loved ones on Facebook at or on Twitter with the special hashtag #LOVEVA. A complete list of the LOVEwork locations is at