March 29, 2020

Langley to receive DAR state honor as Outstanding Veterans Volunteer

(Franklin, GA) -- The James Stewart Chapter is pleased to announce that Durell Langley has been selected to receive the Outstanding Veterans Volunteer Award from the Georgia State Society, NSDAR. One of the most prestigious awards given by the DAR, this award is only awarded once each year to a veteran in recognition of outstanding achievement in personal, … [Read more...]

James Stewart Chapter recognizes members for 10 years of service

(Franklin, GA) -- At a recent chapter meeting, two members of the James Stewart Chapter, NSDAR, received Certificates of Award for 10 years of service to the community and the NSDAR. Marifaythe Whitley and Carla Brown received their certificates from DAR National headquarters in Washington, DC. Signed by Denise VanBuren, NSDAR President General, the … [Read more...]

James Stewart Chapter, NSDAR Installs New Officer

(Franklin, GA) -- The James Stewart Chapter is pleased to announce that Tracey Gay Hunt was recently installed as Chapter Secretary. Tracey will take this interim position until May when the chapter will install their new board for 2020-2022. A native of Heard County, Tracey has been enthusiastic about expanding the chapter goals increasing public awareness … [Read more...]

DAR and American Legion deliver Christmas gifts to Veterans

(Franklin, GA) -- Members of the James Stewart Chapter, NSDAR, and members from the American Legion Post 148 teamed up to deliver Christmas gifts to the seven veterans at Pruitt just before Christmas. Each of the veterans received warm pants and shirts, t-shirts, socks, candy, fruit and other goodies to make the holidays a little brighter. The local DAR … [Read more...]

Local media receive Certificate of Awards

(Franklin, GA) -- Editors and staff of the three primary media sources for Heard County were recently honored by the James Stewart Chapter, NSDAR, for their coverage of the NSDAR and other local events in the county. On Thursday, December 5, 2019, members of the chapter met at the local newspaper office. Along with Lee Boone, Chairman, Heard County … [Read more...]

Paws 4 Bravery Extends Services to Heard County Veterans

(Franklin, GA) -- The James Stewart Chapter welcomed the Paws 4 Bravery organization at a recent chapter meeting to introduce a non-profit organization available to Heard County Veterans. Their official canine Paws 4 Bravery Ambassador, Trey, enjoyed his time with the chapter members and their special guests, American Legion Adjutant, Durell Langley and … [Read more...]

DAR Day of Service benefits local non-profit

(Franklin, GA) -- Members of the James Stewart Chapter recently played in the dirt to commemorate the 129th anniversary of the National Society Daughters of the American Revolution. Mary Lane, Conservation Chairman for the group, coordinated the special day to benefit This Old Farmhouse Georgia. Located on Highway 27 South in Centralhatchee, the farmhouse … [Read more...]

James Stewart Chapter, NSDAR, welcomes new member

(Franklin, GA) -- Amy Marie Riss Caouette became a member of the James Stewart chapter and was inducted at their October meeting Saturday, October 12th. A resident of Ephesus, Amy transferred her membership to our chapter on October 10th.  Amy came to discover the chapter in the spring when her daughter DJ was awarded the Youth Citizenship Medal from … [Read more...]

James Stewart Chapter, NSDAR, welcomes new member

(Franklin, GA) -- Tracey Gay Hunt became the newest member to join your local DAR chapter and was inducted at their September meeting. A native of Heard County, Tracey is in her 6th year of teaching History at Centralhatchee Elementary School. She holds a Master’s Degree from Mercer University and a Specialist Degree in Early Childhood Education from the … [Read more...]

Celebrate Constitution Week

“We the people of the United States, in order to form a more perfect Union, establish justice, insure domestic tranquility, provide for the common defense, promote the general welfare, and secure the Blessings of Liberty to ourselves and our Posterity, do ordain and establish this Constitution for the United States of America.” (Franklin, GA) -- These … [Read more...]