The St. Mary Parish Chamber of Commerce held a ribbon cutting for Franklin’s newest business on Tuesday. Local officials, Chamber members, friends, family and employees joined Smoothie Max owner Barron Hubert Jr. for the event. Smoothie Max is open from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday through Thursday, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Fridays and 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturdays. Located at 1812 Main St., Smoothie Max offers low calorie, high protein smoothies and nutritional supplements. For more information, call 337-907-6386.