September 19, 2017

UDC presents food to Heard County Food Pantry

(Franklin) -- The Heard County United Daughters of the Confederacy 2587 gave boxes of instant grits and instant oatmeal to the Heard County Food Pantry for school backpacks. Every Friday, the pantry sends out packs of food to children who qualify to use for the weekend. The UDC is a service organization that helps the community in many ways, and this is … [Read more...]

James Stewart Chapter NSDAR inducts new members

(Franklin) -- The James Stewart Chapter NSDAR inducted four new members at their September meeting: Sandi Allen, Elizabeth Chapmen, Teresa Chapman, and Sarah McCrary. Each of these ladies has proven her direct lineage to someone who fought or provided service in the American Revolution. Once an applicant’s proof documentation is approved, her application … [Read more...]

Heard County Historical Society Meeting (9/21)

(Franklin) -- The Heard County Historical Society will meet at Three Rivers Commission Building Thursday, September 21 at 5:30. We are delighted to have a representative from the Georgia Battlefields Association present the program. Everyone is invited. Refreshments will be provided. For questions about the program, call Sharon Frost at 770-301-8788. … [Read more...]

Fall Festival returns to Heard Elementary!

(Franklin) -- The Fall Festival returns to Heard County Elementary School on Friday, September 29, 2017 from 5:00-8:00 PM! We are going to have an inflatable slide, inflatable obstacle course, and a bounce house. Games and activities will include BINGO, a cake walk, a coke bottle toss, pick-a-duck, go fish, candy corn bowling, a bean bag toss, putt-putt … [Read more...]

Franklin Primary Healthcare Clinic

(Franklin, GA) -- Franklin Primary Healthcare Clinic, located at 1236 Franklin Parkway is open Monday thru Friday 8:00 AM -4:00 PM by appointments and walk-ins are welcome. The clinic is staffed by Family Nurse Practitioners Ann Hastings and Cherry Toney. Services include, but are not limited to: Women's Health • DOT Physicals • Sick Visits • Sports … [Read more...]

HCMS Media Center Book Fair

(Franklin) -- Heard County Middle School Media Center will host a Scholastic book fair Friday, Sept. 22 through Friday, Sept. 29. Online shopping will be available Sept. 16-29. Support our school by shopping online! Order books for all ages and grades Support your teachers' classroom wish lists Share your wish list with family and … [Read more...]

Revival at Olive Branch Baptist Church

Olive Branch Baptist Church (40 Frolona Rd., Franklin, GA, Pastor Rodney Roquemore) will be holding revival services September 25-27 at 6:30 PM each night with Pastor Jody Mitchell officiating!!! We invite everyone to come out and worship with us as we seek the Lord and believe Him to bring a refreshing to our souls. There will be special singing each … [Read more...]

Prayers for Ellie Mae

(Franklin) -- Eugene and Evelyn Johnson of Corinth are proud to announce the arrival of Little Miss Ellie Mae Johnson, who was born September 5, 2017 at 3:52 p.m. at Emory University Hospital Midtown in Atlanta, Georgia. Ellie Mae weighed 6 pounds, 13 ounces and was 20 inches long. She joins her big sisters Rhylee Fomby and Anna Claire Johnson. Ellie Mae … [Read more...]

Open House at new Centralhatchee City Hall

(Centralhatchee) -- The Town of Centralhatchee will celebrate the opening of their new City Hall with a Ribbon Cutting and Open House on Sunday, September 17, 2017, from 2 to 4 p.m. Mark your calendars and join us on this day for the Ribbon Cutting ceremony at 2 p.m., tour the new facility and enjoy some light refreshments. Centralhatchee City Hall is … [Read more...]

4-H Shooting Sports Meeting (Sept. 25)

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