August 1, 2015

HELP WANTED: Post Office Jobs


POST OFFICE JOBS -- Hogansville, Franklin, and Lagrange Post Office locations now hiring RCA's (Rural Carrier Associates) -- Must have dependable transportation -- Apply online at -- Scroll down to the bottom of the page and click on careers -- Click on "Search Jobs online" -- Enter search criteria by State of Georgia and click start -- … [Read more...]

Substitute Teacher Training Workshop


HEARD COUNTY SCHOOL SYSTEM SUBSTITUTE TEACHER TRAINING WORKSHOP A workshop to train persons who would like to be a substitute teacher in the Heard County School System will be held from 8:30 a.m. until 12:30 p.m. on August 25, 2015, at Heard County High School. This training is mandatory for anyone who wishes to be a substitute teacher. Anyone who has … [Read more...]

Prospect Church Yard & Bake Sale


(Franklin) -- Prospect Church is having a yard sale/ bake sale on Saturday, August 1, 2015, starting at 8:00 a.m. You can find us across from the Franklin Piggly Wiggly in the Harper Realty parking lot. There will be plenty of baby items, toys, children’s and adult clothing, home goods and décor, furniture, books, games, bric-a-brac and lots, lots … [Read more...]

Ephesus Library Introduces New Language Program


(Ephesus) -- At Ephesus Public Library, on Thursday, July 23rd at 3:00 p.m., we'll introduce you to something new that the West Georgia Regional Libraries have to offer - Mango Languages! At the library, you'll be able to use Mango through our GALILEO program to learn over 60 languages! We'll have a table set up with information about this free program, … [Read more...]

PUBLIC NOTICE: City of Franklin accepting sealed bids on construction of new City Hall


(Franklin, GA) -- The City of Franklin will be accepting bids from General Contractors for the construction of a new 3,905 sq. ft. City Hall located at 144 Davis Street, Franklin, Georgia 30217. Construction documents can be obtained at and for additional information contact Mark Smith at 770-830-8856 ext. 13 or A … [Read more...]

HHS Classes of 1980-1983 Labor Day Reunion


(Franklin) -- The Heard High School graduating classes of 1980 thru 1983 (or anybody else who wants to come) will be having a class reunion this upcoming Labor Day weekend. Organizers will be having a meeting this Sunday, July 19, 2015 at 4:00 pm at the high school. Everyone who can is asked to please attend this meeting. Planned activities thus far … [Read more...]

Ephesus Precinct Republican Party Meeting

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(Ephesus) -- On Monday, July 20th, at 7:00 p.m., a meeting of the Heard County Republican Party will be held for the Ephesus Precinct. The meeting will take place at Ephesus Public Library in the Community Room. All are welcome to attend this information meeting. … [Read more...]

Vacation Bible School at Prospect Church


(Franklin) -- Prospect Church is excited to announce the dates for our “God is the Highest Power” Vacation Bible School. Join us July 13, 14 and 15 from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm as we teach God’s Word to the children in our community. We will enjoy a Bible lesson, music, game time, crafts and a special prize every night for every child. Supper will be … [Read more...]

Local Library Seeks Old Heard County Brave T-shirts


(Ephesus) -- The Ephesus Public Library is taking donations of Heard County Braves t-shirts. If you have any old t-shirts like this that you do not use anymore, please bring them to the Ephesus Library, 200 Rogers Street, Roopville, Georgia, 30170.  Thanks so much for all your help! … [Read more...]

HCPR 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament


HEARD CO. RECREATION 1st ANNUAL 3-ON-3 BASKETBALL TOURNAMENT  WHEN: JUNE 26th and 27th Age Groups (MALES): 12 to 15, 16-20, 21-27, 28-39, 40 and over Age Groups (FEMALES): 12 to 15, 16-20, 21-27, 28-39, 40 and over COST: $10 PER PLAYER (MAXIMUM NUMBER OF PLAYERS PER TEAM IS 4) AWARDS: (IN EVERY AGE GROUP) 1st Place: T-Shirt and Trophy 2nd Place: … [Read more...]