June 19, 2019

Heard Elementary student receives DAR Youth Citizenship Medal

(Franklin, GA) -- The James Stewart Chapter, NSDAR, attended the Awards Program at Heard County Elementary School on Friday, May 24, 2019, to announce their 2018-19 recipient of the DAR Youth Citizenship Award. Kathryn Marie Gray was chosen by the school faculty as the student who best exemplifies the qualities of a good citizen. Those qualities are … [Read more...]

75th Anniversary of D-Day

(Franklin, GA) -- The James Stewart Chapter, NSDAR, would like to thank Heard County’s World War II veterans for their service to our country. During World War II, the Battle of Normandy, which lasted from June 1944 to August 1944, resulted in the Allied liberation of Western Europe from Nazi Germany’s control. Codenamed Operation Overlord, the battle … [Read more...]

DJ Caouette receives DAR Youth Citizenship Medal

(Ephesus, GA) -- Members of the James Stewart Chapter, NSDAR, attended the Awards Program at Ephesus Elementary School on Friday, May 24, 2019, to announce their 2018-19 recipient of the DAR Youth Citizenship Award. DJ Caouette was chosen by the school faculty as the student who best exemplifies the qualities of a good citizen. Those qualities are honor, … [Read more...]

May 30th Proclaimed as Thomas Darden Lipford Day in Heard County

(Franklin, GA) -- Members of the James Stewart Chapter, NSDAR, joined together with Lee Boone, Chairman, Heard County Board of Commissioners, to proclaim Thursday, May 30, 2019, as Thomas Darden Lipford Day in Heard County. The Proclamation was drafted by members of the local DAR chapter to recognize Mr. Lipford on his 100th birthday.   Lee Boone, … [Read more...]

Veterans Honored at Hardee’s for Armed Forces Day and Memorial Day

(Franklin, GA) -- The staff at Hardee's on Franklin Parkway and the James Stewart Chapter, NSDAR, came together on Saturday, May 18th, to recognize and thank our active military and our veterans during National Military Appreciation Month. Chapter members spent their morning greeting veterans with breakfast, a smile, a “thank you” and a gift of appreciation … [Read more...]

Braves Patrol at Centralhatchee Elementary receives award from DAR

(Franklin, GA) -- Members of the Braves Patrol at Centralhatchee Elementary School were recognized at their recent Awards Program held Monday, May 20, 2019. The Braves Patrol are students selected by the faculty and one of their many duties is to care for the school flag. Patrol members raise the flag each morning, lower it at the end of the school day, … [Read more...]