April 23, 2019

Celebrate Earth Day on April 22

(Franklin, GA) -- On Earth Day 2019, enjoy the lovely smell of fresh air, contact with the soil, and companionship with nature! Walk through the woods in search of emerging wildflowers and green moss. Go outside, no matter the weather! Ever wondered how Earth Day started? This observance arose from an interest in gathering national support for … [Read more...]

The Shepherd Family at High Point Church of God

(Franklin, GA) -- The High Point Church of God is excited to be hosting the Shepherd Family for a singing Friday, April 26th. The singing will begin at 7:00 PM. For more information about the Shepherds visit their website at www.theshepherdsonline.net. High Point Church of God is located at 8485 Frolona Rd in Franklin. … [Read more...]

Marching Braves Mattress Fundraiser (May 5)

(Franklin, GA) -- The Heard County High School Marching Braves band will be hosting its first Mattress Fundraiser from 10AM-5PM on Sunday, May 5 at HCHS. Every purchase benefits the band program. There will be Simmons Beautyrest, Therapedic and Malouf brand products on display. All sizes, all styles and name brand sets are available at up to 50% below … [Read more...]

The ‘Ride for Pamela’ Motorcycle Ride & Car Show (May 11)

(Franklin, GA) -- The family of Pamela Tucker are hosting a benefit motorcycle ride and car show in Pamela's honor on May 11, 2019. Pamela is fighting stage 4 lung cancer. The ride will be from Newnan High School to Heard County High School and the Car Show will be at Heard High. For more information or to register for the event you may call Candi Rogers … [Read more...]

2019 Heard County Braves Football Stadium Signs

(Franklin, GA) -- 2019 Heard County Braves football stadium sign contracts are now available. These signs are 4'X6' with the design you choose. Some designs may require extra fees. All signs are displayed along the fence throughout the football season and during playoff games. This is an excellent way for you to support the kids of the community while … [Read more...]

HHS Athletic Department seeks Silent Auction Sponsors

(Franklin) -- Heard County High School is currently seeking sponsors for the 10th Annual Heard County Athletics Silent Auction. The event is scheduled for Saturday, May 4, 2019 at 6:00 pm at Heard County High School. The event includes a wonderful meal and many prizes are given away including a total of $5,000.00 dollars in cash. Tickets are $50.00 each … [Read more...]

Special Called Meeting of the Franklin City Council

(Franklin, GA) -- The Franklin City Council will hold a Special Called Meeting on Tuesday, April 16 at 6:30 PM to vote on the purchase of additional wheelchair access ramps to be installed at the Franklin Housing Authority while the CDBG project is underway. This will be the only item on the meeting agenda. City Council meetings take place at Franklin City … [Read more...]

Community Easter Egg Hunt at Brush Creek Park (April 13)

(Franklin) -- Sheriff Ross Henry and the Heard County Sheriff's Office will host its 22nd Annual Community Easter Egg Hunt at Brush Creek Park beginning at Noon on Saturday, April 13, 2019. The traditional event will feature prize eggs and candy for various age groups in several different hunting areas. Children are encouraged to arrive early as the egg … [Read more...]

Spring Book Sale

(Ephesus, GA) -- The Ephesus Public Library will be having its annual Spring Book Sale, beginning Monday, April 22nd and running through Saturday, May 4th, during normal library hours. We will have all types of books, audiobooks and DVDs for sale. Items will be individually priced, or you can fill up a bag for $5.00, and we furnish the bag! Please come out … [Read more...]

Carroll and Coweta County DA Offices to host blood drive

(Franklin, GA) -- Every April, communities across the United States come together to honor and support victims of crime and increase awareness about victim’s rights. This year, the Victim Assistance Program with District Attorney Herb Cranford’s offices will be observing National Crime Victim’s Rights Week by hosting their 7th annual Red Cross Blood … [Read more...]