July 20, 2017

HES mini-reunion for Mr. Marcus Johnson

(Franklin) -- The collective sixth grade classes of Heard Elementary School taught by Mr. Marcus Johnson are having a "mini reunion." The purpose of this event is for all former students and/or co-workers of Mr. Johnson to come out and personally express their gratitude for the impact Mr. Johnson's foundational teaching had/has on their lives. The reunion … [Read more...]

Huge Yard Sale (Thursday-Saturday)

Huge Yard Sale  Tons of baby girl items, boy items, toys, furniture, and much much more! This Thursday - Saturday (July 20-22) from 10 AM to 4 PM at the old Bill's Dollar Store location just off the square in downtown Franklin, GA. … [Read more...]

Women’s Day at Mount Pleasant Baptist Church

Mount Pleasant Baptist Church Annual Women's Day on Sunday July 23, 2017 Theme "Women-Standing Strong and Moving Forward " 11:30 am Service Speaker -- Elder Barbara Rickey, Christ the Healer Church, Clarksville TN 2:30 PM Service Speaker -- Pastor Ester K Powers, Mathalama AME Church, Morrow GA … [Read more...]

Macedonia Baptist Church Summer Revival

(Franklin) -- Pastor Shane Dawson is pleased to announce the Macedonia Baptist Church Summer Revival. The Revival will take place nightly at 7:00 PM from July 31-August 5, 2017 at the church located at 1258 Macedonia Road in Franklin. A nightly message will be presented by Brother Mike Reeves. All are invited to attend. … [Read more...]

New Teacher Spotlight: Tyler Napier

(Franklin) — The Heard County school system is releasing a personal bio for several new faculty members who will begin teaching at Heard County for the upcoming 2017-2018 school year. The fifth in this series comes from new English teacher and coach at HCHS, Tyler Napier. Stay tuned in the coming weeks for more personal bios from other new faculty … [Read more...]

‘Back To School Bash’ scheduled for July 29

(Franklin, GA) -- Heard County Community Partnership, a Georgia Family Connection Affiliate, and its’ collaborative partners will hold their annual Back To School Bash Resource Fair on Saturday, July 29, 2017 from 9:00 to 11:00 AM at the Heard County Covered Arena in Franklin. Around 1,000 to 1,200 residents will take advantage of the event to glean a … [Read more...]

Ephesus Neighborhood Closet

(Ephesus) -- The Ephesus Neighborhood Closet is open the third Friday of every month from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00. The Closet has everything from clothing and toys to linens and dishes, sometimes even furniture. Every item is absolutely free, so take home what you need! It is located in the big white house next to Ephesus Baptist Church on Highway 100 in … [Read more...]

Heard County Historical Society Meeting

(Franklin) -- The Heard County Historical Society welcomes Dr. Ann McCleary from the University of West Georgia to the July 20th meeting at Three Rivers at 5:30. Dr. McCleary and staff authored the book, "The West Georgia Textile Heritage Trail", which tells the history in pictures and words about the textile industry in West Georgia. Heard County and … [Read more...]

New Teacher Spotlight: Stephanie Hall

(Franklin) — The Heard County school system is releasing a personal bio for several new faculty members who will begin teaching at Heard County for the upcoming 2017-2018 school year. The fourth in this series comes from new special education teacher at HCMS, Stephanie Hall. Stay tuned in the coming weeks for more personal bios from other new faculty … [Read more...]

Heard Wesley United Methodist Church

(Franklin) -- Rev. Mary Burth has recently been appointed to Heard Wesley United Methodist Church as their new spiritual leader. We are very proud and grateful, and we welcome her with open arms. Come out to worship with us on 2nd, 4th & 5th Sundays at 11:00 a.m. You are always welcome! … [Read more...]