December 6, 2019

HELP WANTED: Registered Nurses

(Franklin, GA) -- Registered Nurse (RN) positions available. NO nights, NO weekends, and NO holidays. Currently licensed in the State of Georgia w/2 years experience in geriatric, community health, or long-term care. Computer skills are a must. RN will perform in-home assessments for the Elderly and Disabled Waiver Program. Office is in Franklin, … [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...]

Surplus Item Auction – Heard County School System

Heard County Schools Surplus Item Sale  *PICK UP ANYTIME BY DECEMBER 13, 2019* *APPOINTMENT ONLY* 2 Trailers of Contents and a 250-Gallon Gas Tank Each trailer's contents contains old school furniture, etc. and will be sold as one lot so each bid is for all the contents of that container. All (3) items are sold as is and the bidder is responsible … [Read more...]

Ephesus Neighborhood Closet Holiday Schedule

(Ephesus, GA) -- The Neighborhood Closet in Ephesus, Georgia will change its schedule during the month of December. For December only, the Closet will be open the 2nd Friday of the month. In January, it will revert back to opening the 3rd Friday of the month. The Neighborhood Closet, originally started by the Ephesus Library Book Club, has clothing, … [Read more...]

Heard County Schools announce partnership with ‘Purposity’ app

(Franklin, GA) -- The Heard County School System announced this week a new partnership with Purposity, an app connecting users with one-to-one needs in their community. The partnership aims to fulfill the essential needs of the students enrolled in Heard County Schools. View the press release and flyer below for more information about the new app. In … [Read more...]

Job Opening at Heard County Water Authority

The Heard County Water Authority The Heard County Water Authority is currently taking applications for an Operations Specialist to work in the office. Applicant must have a high school diploma or G.E.D. certificate. Salary is based upon experience. Applications may be picked up at the Water Authority office at 11520 Highway 34 West, Franklin, GA, or … [Read more...]

Caney Head UMC Christmas Bazaar

(Heard County, GA) -- Caney Head United Methodist Church will be hosting a Christmas Bazaar on Saturday, December 7 beginning at 9:00 AM. The church which is located at 1304 Caney Head Road near Roosterville. The Bazaar will feature loads of crafty Christmas items, handmade woodwork, quilts, canned goods, local honey, handmade pottery, beautiful framed … [Read more...]

New Winter Hours at Heard County Convenience Centers

(Franklin, GA) -- Daylight Savings Time has ended and it has started getting dark at 6:00 PM. Effective December 02, 2019, the operation hours during the week for the Heard County convenience centers will change to increase more access during daylight hours. These changes will only be in effect until Daylight Savings Time begins again on March 8, … [Read more...]

Caney Head UMC dedicates new flagpole in memory of Vets

(Franklin, GA) -- Caney Head United Methodist Church recently dedicated a new flagpole and flag in honor and memory of local veterans. Thank you to members of Welcome UMC for helping with this project. Veterans present, were (oldest WWII vet at age 93), Charles E. Gore, and next oldest, (absent) Jack Walls. Vietnam vets: Bill Turner, Jim Tarpley, James Ray … [Read more...]

Roopville Historical Society Christmas Events

(Roopville, GA) -- The Roopville Historical Society will host a Christmas Open House at The Roop House on November 23rd and 24th from 2 PM - 4 PM both days. $5 per person, children under 5 are free. Come see The Roop House decorated for Christmas. Contact Pat Wilson at 770-301-5745 for more info. The Roopville Historical Society will host a Christmas … [Read more...]