August 21, 2019

Town of Centralhatchee Election Qualifying Information

QUALIFYING NOTICE Notice is hereby given that a General Election for the Town of Centralhatchee will be held on November 5, 2019, for the offices of Mayor and five (5) City Council seats.  Qualifying for said election will be held on the following dates and location listed below: Monday, August 19th thru Thursday, August 22nd  - 9:30 A.M. to 4:30 … [Read more...]

Thank you from the Ephesus Library

(Ephesus, GA) -- Ephesus Public Library would like to thank everyone that made the Bake Sale last Saturday so successful! We would like to thank the following people specifically for all their help: Phyllis Wiggins, Paige Harrod, Rhiannon Chandler, Liddie and Brady Wiggins, Luauna Cumming, Karen Rogers, Elaine Howle, Pat Watson, Mary Ellen Wiggins, Cheryl … [Read more...]

The Browders in Concert at Ridgeway Baptist Church

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‘Trafficking Hope’ event at Franklin First Baptist Church

(Franklin, GA) -- Franklin First Baptist Church will be hosting a free community event on Saturday, August 17 from 10:00 AM until Noon. Come learn about the realities of human trafficking and how we can stand against these injustices. Guest speakers will include Amy Wagar and Lt. Darren Beams. Amy has been active with her church in fighting sex … [Read more...]

DAR announces essay contest for local students

(Franklin, GA) -- The James Stewart Chapter, NSDAR, is pleased to invite all Heard County students in grades 9 through 12 to participate in this National Essay Contest. Since 1996, the DAR has joined with the National Italian American Foundation to sponsor an annual national essay contest on Christopher Columbus. The contest is open to students in grades 9 … [Read more...]

2nd Annual Community Fun Day at HCPR

(Franklin, GA) -- Alfred Blunt will present the 2nd Annual 'Community Fun Day' at The Heard County Parks and Recreation Department in Franklin this Saturday, August 3. The FREE event will take place from Noon until 5:00 PM and will offer school supplies, haircuts, food, activities, and more! Everyone is welcome to attend! … [Read more...]

Bake Sale at Ephesus Library

(Ephesus, GA) -- Ms. Phyllis Wiggins is hosting a bake sale to benefit Ephesus Public Library on Saturday, August 10, from 9:00 a.m. - 12:00. There will be fried pies, cakes, pies, cookies and more. All proceeds will benefit Ephesus Public Library. Please come out and support us! … [Read more...]

American Legion Post 148 installs 2019-2020 Officers

(Franklin, GA) -- Heard County American Legion Post 148 in Franklin recently installed their new officers for the 2019-2020 year. Pictured above (L-R) are V.D. Massey, Finance Officer; Durell Langley, Adjutant; Lawrence Lipford, Jr. Vice Commander; Wayne Miller, Chaplain; Charlie Frost, Commander; and Doug Crawford, Jr. Vice Commander. Not pictured are Jim … [Read more...]

Thursday Night Bingo at American Legion Post 148

(Franklin) -- Come out every Thursday night for Bingo at the Heard County American Legion. Doors open at 6:00 pm and game starts at 7:30 pm. Family fun, smoke-free area, and no alcohol served. We look forward to seeing you! $15.00 minimum cash only. Proceeds support the Heard County American Legion and the work they do for the veterans of Heard … [Read more...]

HELP WANTED: Heard Transit Accepting Applications

HELP WANTED (Franklin, GA) -- Heard County Transit is accepting applications for a part-time transit driver. Hours are from 16 to 26 hours per week. You will be expected to provide safe, reliable, and efficient transportation services for the residents of Heard County. Applicants must have a valid Georgia driver’s license with a satisfactory MVR; … [Read more...]