September 26, 2016

A Public Service Message from Heard Co. Fire and EMS (09/26/16)

*** Heard County Fire and Emergency Servies would like to thank everyone who donated to this year's 2016 MDA boot drive on Labor Day weekend. Thanks to your generous contributions, $4,134.34 was raised. *** Kitchen Cooking Tips Unattended Cooking is the #1 cause of cooking fires, Stay with It. PLEASE DO NOT SEND YOUR CHILDREN TO CHECK IT !!! … [Read more...]

Flowers for sale at HHS

Trailing pansies $3/6-pack (Good for winter baskets) Pansies for fall/spring flower beds $3/6-pack Any questions email or call HHS at 706-675-3656. … [Read more...]

HELP WANTED: Beck Facility Services

HELP WANTED Beck Facility Services is currently taking applications for General Cleaners in the Heard County area. Please visit to fill out an application. All applicants must pass a drug test and background check prior to hire. … [Read more...]

Absentee Ballots Are Now Available

ABSENTEE BALLOTS Are you a voter who is in the military on state-side or overseas duty? Are you a voter who is in college living on campus? Are you a voter who is unable to go to the polls on Election Day? Are you a voter who works out of town for extended periods? Are you a voter who is planning a vacation the week of the election? If you can say … [Read more...]

GDOL recruiting Mando America

(Lagrange, GA) -- The Georgia Department of Labor (GDOL) will assist Mando America as the company recruits to fill a number of jobs at its manufacturing facility in Hogansville. The automotive supplier manufactures steering, brakes and suspension systems.  The recruitment will be held Thursday, Sept. 22, from 1-4 p.m. in the Callaway Center at West … [Read more...]

Fall Festival returns to HES

(Franklin) -- The Fall Festival is coming back to Heard County Elementary School on Friday, September 30, 2016 from 5:00-8:00 PM! We are going to have an inflatable slide, inflatable obstacle course, and a CAMO 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, … [Read more...]

HHS Class of 1970 Reunion

(Franklin) -- The Heard County High School Graduating Class of 1970 will be having their 46th class reunion on Friday, October 14, 2016@ 7:00 p.m. Anyone interested in attending or needing more information about the reunion, please contact Randy Chesnut at 706-675-6579. We hope to see everyone there! … [Read more...]

“A Magical Moment” Pageant at HCMS

“A Magical Moment” (a pageant open to all girls ages 1 to 18) Saturday, Oct. 15, 2016 at 4:00 p.m. Heard County Middle School Gym 6 Divisions (divisions may vary based on participation) Ages 1-4: Itsy Bitsy (may be escorted by one parent) Grades K-1: Tiny Miss Grades 2-3: Little Miss Grades 4-5: Junior Miss Grades 6-8: Miss Middle School 9-12: … [Read more...]

Happy 92nd Birthday Grandma Winnie

For My Grandma on Her 92nd Birthday Grandma, you most definitely have to know That your spirit in me certainly does show. Your love, your respect, your generosity, Those are the things you gave to me that others can see. Do unto others as you would have them do unto you, That is the main thing you showed me to do. Not through just words but … [Read more...]

Book Fair at HCMS

(Franklin) -- There will be a Scholastic Book Fair at Heard County Middle School the last week in September (Sept. 26-30), with online shopping available beginning Sept. 20. Students are invited to fill out applications (include parent signature permissions) for PINES Cards prior to Sept. 20 for an invitation to the online preview of the book fair. Leslie … [Read more...]