April 28, 2015

Summer Reading Program at EPL

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(Ephesus) -- Everyone Has A Story! Readers will explore all things pertaining to heroes at this year's library Summer Reading Program! The 2015 Summer Reading Program is open to everyone, toddler to adult. The program will be held at all libraries throughout the region. Registration for Ephesus Public Library's program will be at our "Super Saturday" … [Read more...]

Village Inn Employee Reunion

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(Franklin) -- Please join Virginia Smith for a reunion to celebrate all those that were a part of the Village Inn Family. Over the years, so many of you woke up early, worked double shifts, baked cakes, delivered food, waited tables and fried chicken. It took each of you to make breakfast, lunch and supper a success. We would love to spend the afternoon … [Read more...]

Chattahoochee Riverkeeper presents: The 2nd Annual Art of Water

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(Lagrange, GA) -- In 2014, the first annual Art of Water brought together over 300 people of all ages and backgrounds from the middle Chattahoochee region to celebrate the Chattahoochee River and the works of art it has inspired. Thanks to its overwhelming success last year, we look forward to hosting the 2nd Annual Art of Water in 2015 with the same … [Read more...]

Local DAR Chapter to Offer Genealogy Workshop in May


(Franklin) -- For many it is exciting to learn about their ancestors and the historical period in which they lived. It is so gratifying to uncover nuggets of information about their lives through a variety of sources including census records, history books, county records, photographs, obituaries, bible records, etc. How fulfilling for this ancestor to … [Read more...]

FCA Revival at HHS


(Franklin) -- The Heard High School Fellowship of Christian Athletes will be hosting a Revival next week in the Heard High School gymnasium. The revival will take place each night from April 27- May 1 at 7:00 p.m. and will feature guest preachers from the local area. For more information contact Kinley Cantrell at 404-576-2953 or Ethan Caldwell at … [Read more...]

Rabies Clinic at HC Animal Control Saturday


(Franklin) -- A Rabies Clinic will be hosted on Saturday April 25, 2015 at Heard County Animal Control in Franklin from 9:00 a.m. until noon. Bring your dogs on leashes and cats in carriers. Price is $8.00 per animal. … [Read more...]

Red Cross Blood Drive in Franklin


(Franklin) -- National Crime Victim’s Rights Week will be observed this year the week of April 19th. The goal of this annual observance is to unite communities in honoring and empowering victims of crime and bringing awareness to the local community about victim’s rights. This year the Victim Assistance Program in District Attorney Pete Skandalakis’ Office … [Read more...]

Open Range Cowboy Church in Carrollton


(Carrollton, GA) -- Open Range Cowboy Church will host its first annual Bike Ride and Cowboy Church event on May 9, 2015 at the VFW Complex/ Fairgrounds in Carrollton. In addition to the Bike Ride, the event will also feature lunch, music, horseback rides, and Cowboy Church beginning at 1:00 p.m. All are invited to attend. For more information call … [Read more...]

National Infant Immunization Week


(Franklin) -- With National Infant Immunization Week beginning April 18th now is the perfect time to get acquainted with the staff at the Heard County Health Department and the services they provide. Vaccines are offered for children and adults of all ages. The Vaccines for Children (VFC) Program helps provide vaccines to children, up to 18 years of age, … [Read more...]

PUBLIC NOTICE: City of Franklin Called Meeting


Public Notice (Franklin) -- There will be a special called meeting of the Mayor and Council on Tuesday, April 21, 2015 at 6:30 p.m. This meeting has been called in reference to approving the preliminary drawings for the new city hall project. … [Read more...]