July 2, 2020

Hall of Fame Accepting Nominations through June 1

(Franklin, GA) -- The deadline for the Heard County Athletics Hall of Fame nominations is June 1, 2020. The 2020 class of the Heard County Hall of Fame will be inducted during a ceremony prior to the preseason football scrimmage at Staples Stadium on August 7, 2020 if the game is not cancelled or postponed due to COVID-19 restrictions. The nomination … [Read more...]

Brave Baseball Senior Spotlight: Dale Thornhill

(Franklin, GA) -- This week Heard County Braves Baseball on Facebook is highlighting each of the five senior Brave baseball players. Head coach Trent Bianco Each one of these guys is a true definition of what it means to be a "Brave." Today's senior is Dale Thornhill. Below are some thoughts from each coach about Dale. Tonight, Braves baseball will be … [Read more...]

Brave Baseball Senior Spotlight: Jake Harrod

(Franklin, GA) -- This week Heard County Braves Baseball on Facebook is highlighting each of the five senior Brave baseball players. Head coach Trent Bianco Each one of these guys is a true definition of what it means to be a "Brave." Today's senior is Jake Harrod. Below are some thoughts from each coach about Jake. This Thursday, Braves baseball will be … [Read more...]

Brave Baseball Senior Spotlight: Nathaniel Kiser

(Franklin, GA) -- This week Heard County Braves Baseball on Facebook is highlighting each of the five senior Brave baseball players. Head coach Trent Bianco Each one of these guys is a true definition of what it means to be a "Brave." Monday's senior is Nathaniel Kiser. Below are some thoughts from each coach about Nathaniel. This Thursday, Braves … [Read more...]

Heard County PreKindergarten Registration 2020-2021

REGISTRATION NOW OPEN ONLINE! (Franklin, GA) -- The Heard County School System is continuing to accept registration online via Google Form at https://forms.gle/npj2MCJVt7P2DfBN7. In order to participate in Pre-Kindergarten during the 2020-2021 school year, your child must be 4 years-old on or before September 1, 2020. To complete the registration process … [Read more...]

2020 Heard County High School Baseball Preview

(Franklin, GA) -- The Heard County Braves varsity baseball team will take the field for its regular season opener tomorrow with a de facto day-night home doubleheader versus a pair of Devil squads at HCHS. The Braves were originally slated to open with Pepperell at home Tuesday before the rains came. That contest will now take place on March 11. The 2020 … [Read more...]

GHSA State Playoff Preview: Lady Braves @ Chattooga

Heard County Lady Braves @ Chattooga Indians WHAT: First Round of the 2019-2020 GHSA Class AA Girl's Basketball Playoffs WHEN: Friday Night, February 14, 2019 @ 6:00 PM WHERE: Gymnasium @ Chattooga High School ADDRESS: 989 Highway 114, Summerville, GA 30747 DIRECTIONS: Click here for directions RECORDS: Indians (20-6, 14-1 in Region 7-AA), Lady Braves … [Read more...]

Middle School Hoops: Championship Friday at HCMS

(Franklin, GA) -- The HCMS Braves and Lady Braves have both advanced to the West Georgia Small Middle School Championship games after big semifinal wins this week. The Braves continued to roll along with a 67-26 semifinal win over Temple Wednesday night at HCMS. A very balanced scoring attack was key in the blowout win with five different Brave players … [Read more...]

Winter Sports Senior Night at HCHS

(Franklin, GA) -- Heard County athletics honored several winter sports seniors from basketball, wrestling, cheerleading, and sports medicine prior to Tuesday night's varsity basketball games versus Temple. Seniors representing the Lady Brave basketball team were Tori Caldwell and Morgan Kay, while Wyn Denney is the only HCHS senior wrestler. Cheerleaders … [Read more...]

‘Tank’ Wins a Title

(Atlanta, GA) -- A young Heard County athlete enjoyed an exciting experience last weekend after he was nominated to compete in a national youth football tournament that culminated with his team winning a championship. 10-year-old Lucas "Tank" McCormick was nominated for the event through his travel football program the West Georgia Extreme. He played … [Read more...]