December 2, 2015

Christmas Musical at Centralhatchee First Baptist Church

(Centralhatchee) -- We love the Christmas season and all of its sights, scents, and sounds! Yet, often times in the midst of a holiday, that screams at all our senses, it is easy to actually miss the very One the season revolves around. If you do not want to just have a "happy holiday" make plans to join us for "One Quiet Night," a dramatic Christmas … [Read more...]

Fiddlin’ Flea Market Christmas Spectacular and Light Show

(Powers Crossroads) -- The Fiddlin' Flea Market at Powers Crossroads will be hosting their first annual Christmas Spectacular and Light Show this week. This brand new local mega Christmas event will feature Photos with Santa, a Live Nativity, a Christmas Lighted Village and Shopping Area, a Bonfire, Christmas Music, Christmas Horses/Riding, Live Music, and … [Read more...]

New Dismissal Time at HES in 2016

(Franklin) -- Heard Elementary School students can expect some new schedule changes during the next calendar year according to Heard County School Superintendent Jerry Prince. Parents of HES students received the news in a letter sent home last week, and the new changes in dismissal times will take effect on January 6, 2016. School officials are … [Read more...]

Heard County Historical Society Christmas Dinner

(Franklin) -- The Heard County Historical Society will have its annual Christmas dinner for members at the home of Thomas and Judy Miller on Dec. 10 at 5:30 P.M. RSVP by December 8 by calling the Old Jail Museum, 706-675-6507. Bring a side dish. The Heard County Historical Society’s purpose is to encourage and promote the restoration of landmarks, to … [Read more...]

Skandalakis named recipient of Governor’s Public Safety Award

(Atlanta, GA) -- Coweta Judicial Circuit Peter J. Skandalakis has been selected as a recipient of the 2015 Governor's Public Safety Award. The Governor’s Public Safety Awards Program was initiated by Governor Zell Miller in 1998 in order to provide an opportunity for the men and women of Georgia’s public safety community to be recognized for outstanding … [Read more...]

Motor Vehicle Registration Renewals

(Atlanta, GA) -- The Department of Revenue (DOR) was recently notified by the vehicle registration renewal print vendor that they would not be able to fulfill the mailing of renewal notices to Georgia residents. This notification impacted the Department of Revenue as the supplier of the data, citizens of Georgia and local County Tax Commissioners who send … [Read more...]

HELP WANTED: Georgia Department of Public Safety

(Lagrange, GA) -- The Georgia Department of Public Safety - Motor Carrier Compliance Division will be hosting a recruiting event on Thursday, November 19th starting at 10:30 AM to 3:00 PM at the Troup County Weigh Station on I-85 South at MM 23 in LaGrange, Georgia. Motor Carrier Compliance Officers are fully sworn State Peace Officers who specialize in … [Read more...]

Chattahoochee Christmas 2015

(Franklin) -- The square in downtown Franklin will once again play host to the annual Chattahoochee Christmas celebration on December 4, 2015 beginning at 5:00 p.m. The theme for this year's festival is "It takes a Village." Admission is free and the celebration will feature food, drinks, music, arts & crafts, the lighting of the tree, and holiday … [Read more...]

HELP WANTED: School Bus Drivers

BUS DRIVERS NEEDED (Franklin) -- The Heard County School System is in need of full-time and part-time bus drivers. Heard County can assist in the certification process if needed. For information on these jobs please call Lance Wilson at the Board of Education, 706-675-3320. … [Read more...]

Town of Centralhatchee Christmas Parade

(Centralhatchee) -- Please join the Town of Centralhatchee to kick off this year’s holiday season with its Annual Christmas Parade. Citizens, friends and families are encouraged to line the streets of Centralhatchee Parkway and enjoy the parade on Saturday, December 5, 2015 at 4:30 p.m. Following the parade, everyone is invited to the Centralhatchee City … [Read more...]