September 23, 2014

Heard County Public Library Book Sale

Book Sale

(Franklin) -- The Heard County Public Library will be hosting a book sale from Tuesday, September 23 - Wednesday, October 8 at the Heard County Public Library located across the street from Heard High School in Franklin.     … [Read more...]

HCMS Book Fair (September 29 — October 3)


(Franklin) -- The Heard County Middle School Media Center sponsor a Scholastic book fair the first week in October. The fair will begin Monday, Sept. 29 and end Friday, Oct. 3. Parent and faculty previews will be Friday, Sept. 28. The online fair will be available Sept. 20 -- Oct. 10 (Go to and choose "book fair" from the menu. Money … [Read more...]

HELP WANTED: Bus Monitors


Bus Monitors Needed   The Heard County School System will hire bus monitors for their special needs buses. The routes will be approximately 90 minutes in the A.M. and 90 minutes in the P.M. All applicants will have to complete a background check and fingerprinting. Additional safety training may be required after hiring. For more information … [Read more...]

Steel Framing for 70′ X 100′ Building up for Bids


Steel Framing for 70' X 100' Building The Heard County School System is taking sealed bids for Steel framing from the old Heard County Elementary School gym. The dimensions are 70 feet by 100 feet and blue prints are available for viewing at the Heard County Schools central office. Bids can be delivered to the Heard County Schools central office at 131 … [Read more...]

Library Fines Forgiven


(Ephesus) -- Fines Forgiven!  Local public libraries will be forgiving certain fines from Sunday, September 21st, through Tuesday, October 30th. If you have items that are overdue, bring them back to the library during this time period, and your fines for those items will be forgiven! Also, if you want to have an old library card replaced during this time, … [Read more...]

Bells Across America

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(Franklin) -- September 17, 2014 begins the national celebration of Constitution Week. The week-long commemoration of America’s most important document is one of our country’s least known official observances. Our Constitution stands as a testament to the tenacity of Americans throughout history to maintain their liberties and freedom, and to ensure those … [Read more...]

Home For Sale in Franklin, GA


Home For Sale in Franklin, GA 4000 Square Foot Four-Sided Brick Ranch Home Built in 2006. In-law Suite with Full Kitchen in Full Finished Basement on 19 Acres. House + 19 acres $315,000 or  House + 2 Acres $289,000 (Owner Will Finance 17 Acres). Total of Six Bedrooms; Four Bathrooms; Garage and Carport to Accommodate  Four to Six Vehicles. Call Valerie … [Read more...]

Bright-Barnett October Nuptials

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Alissa Michele Barnett and Corey Scott Bright would like to announce their wedding for October 11,2014. The bride is the daughter of George and Kathy Lee, and David McCraney of Newnan, GA. The groom is the son of J.W. and Faye Bright of Franklin, GA. The wedding will be held in Newnan, GA. … [Read more...]

James Stewart Chapter DAR Meeting


The James Stewart Chapter DAR will hold its first meeting of the 2014-2015 year on Saturday, September 13th at the Heard Count Library at 10 am.  Our program will be on the Constitution and we will be inducting 3 new members into our chapter.  All members are urged to come and welcome these new members. … [Read more...]

Heard County Chapter 2587 Meeting


(Franklin) -- Heard County Chapter 2587 of the Daughters of the Confederacy will hold its first meeting of the 2014-2015 year on Wednesday, September 10 at the Heard County public library at 11:00 AM. All members and prospective members are asked to attend. … [Read more...]