July 28, 2015

Substitute Teacher Training Workshop


HEARD COUNTY SCHOOL SYSTEM SUBSTITUTE TEACHER TRAINING WORKSHOP A workshop to train persons who would like to be a substitute teacher in the Heard County School System will be held from 8:30 a.m. until 12:30 p.m. on August 25, 2015, at Heard County High School. This training is mandatory for anyone who wishes to be a substitute teacher. Anyone who has … [Read more...]

Prospect Church Yard & Bake Sale


(Franklin) -- Prospect Church is having a yard sale/ bake sale on Saturday, August 1, 2015, starting at 8:00 a.m. You can find us across from the Franklin Piggly Wiggly in the Harper Realty parking lot. There will be plenty of baby items, toys, children’s and adult clothing, home goods and décor, furniture, books, games, bric-a-brac and lots, lots … [Read more...]

Heard County residents asked to update CodeRED information


(Franklin) -- The Heard County Emergency Management Agency has an important message for all residents and businesses located in Heard County. Due to recent changes in the CodeRED Community Notification System residents who have signed up for Code Red need to update their information. All residents and businesses are encouraged to go to the Heard County … [Read more...]

Ephesus Summer Reading Program


(Ephesus) -- Ephesus Public Library would like to take this opportunity to thank everyone for the amazing Summer Reading Program that we had this year! We had 10 programs with almost 400 people in attendance. Thank you to the volunteers who helped to make it all possible, and to the parents and children who came to the events. You really made a … [Read more...]

Ephesus Library Introduces New Language Program


(Ephesus) -- At Ephesus Public Library, on Thursday, July 23rd at 3:00 p.m., we'll introduce you to something new that the West Georgia Regional Libraries have to offer - Mango Languages! At the library, you'll be able to use Mango through our GALILEO program to learn over 60 languages! We'll have a table set up with information about this free program, … [Read more...]

PUBLIC NOTICE: City of Franklin accepting sealed bids on construction of new City Hall


(Franklin, GA) -- The City of Franklin will be accepting bids from General Contractors for the construction of a new 3,905 sq. ft. City Hall located at 144 Davis Street, Franklin, Georgia 30217. Construction documents can be obtained at alanbellarchitect.com and for additional information contact Mark Smith at 770-830-8856 ext. 13 or ms.abarch@gmail.com. A … [Read more...]

HHS Classes of 1980-1983 Labor Day Reunion


(Franklin) -- The Heard High School graduating classes of 1980 thru 1983 (or anybody else who wants to come) will be having a class reunion this upcoming Labor Day weekend. Organizers will be having a meeting this Sunday, July 19, 2015 at 4:00 pm at the high school. Everyone who can is asked to please attend this meeting. Planned activities thus far … [Read more...]

HCPR Football and Cheerleading Camp


(Franklin) -- The Heard Co. Recreation Department are offering a free football and cheerleading camp July 27-28 at the recreation department on Thompson Road. The deadline to register for the football and cheerleading camp is Friday, July 17th. Camp shirts and shorts must be ordered by July 20th. Call the recreation department at 706-675-3778 for more … [Read more...]

HCPR Youth Fishing Tournament (July 23)


(Franklin) -- Heard County Parks and Recreation will hold its annual Youth Fishing Tournament on Thursday, July 23 beginning at 6:30 p.m. at the recreation department on Thompson Road. There is no entry fee and prizes will be awarded in three different age groups. For more information see the flyer below or call the recreation department at 706-675-3778. … [Read more...]

Ephesus Precinct Republican Party Meeting

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(Ephesus) -- On Monday, July 20th, at 7:00 p.m., a meeting of the Heard County Republican Party will be held for the Ephesus Precinct. The meeting will take place at Ephesus Public Library in the Community Room. All are welcome to attend this information meeting. … [Read more...]