April 29, 2016

Bethel Christian Church Homecoming

(Glenn) --Pastor Kenneth Johnson and the members of Bethel Christian Church, 660 Glenn Rd., invites you to help celebrate their 130th Homecoming on May 15th, 2016 at 11:00 a.m. Bring a covered dish and enjoy fellowship following the service. Revival will follow on: May 16th with Pastor Stoney Halsey May 17th with Pastor John Dye May 18th with Pastor … [Read more...]

Westmoreland announces mobile office hours in Franklin

(Newnan, GA) -- U.S. Representative Lynn Westmoreland’s staff will be holding mobile office hours on Tuesday, May 17 in Franklin. Rep. Westmoreland’s district office is permanently located in Newnan, and the mobile office hours serve as an opportunity for constituents to speak with a representative from his office in a location closer to their … [Read more...]

Cardio Dance Fitness Classes

Cardio Dance Fitness (Franklin) -- A total body workout including a Zumba-like dance class with pilates and strength training. Classes are one hour each and are held at the Old Recreation Dept. Gym (by the river) in downtown Franklin on Tuesdays and Thursdays at 6:00 PM. Classes $40 per month or $5 drop-ins. Bring a mat and small weights. For more … [Read more...]

2016 Future Braves Wrestling Camp

2016 Future Braves Wrestling Camp June 20-23, 2016 1:00 – 3:00 p.m. Heard High School Gymnasium Ages 6 & up $ 40 – 1 child $ 65 – 2 children $ 75 – 3 children Each child will receive a camp T-shirt! Sign up at the Heard County Recreation Department! Any questions please contact the Heard County Recreation Department or contact Heard … [Read more...]

Heard County Chapter 2587 celebrates Confederate Memorial Day

(Franklin) -- Heard County Chapter 2587 will celebrate Confederate Memorial Day on April 26. Confederate Memorial Day, also known as Confederate Decoration Day (Tennessee) and Confederate Heroes Day (Texas), is an official holiday or observance day in a number of states in the Southern United States as a day to honor those who died fighting for the … [Read more...]

Voter Registration Deadline for the General Primary

(Franklin, GA) -- The Registration Deadline for the General Primary is Tuesday April 26, 2016. This is the last day you can register to vote in the General Primary to be held May 24, 2016 and the Primary Runoff to be held July 26, 2016. This is also the last day for name and address changes. Absentee ballots for the General Primary are now available. If a … [Read more...]

Heard High FCA Revival

(Franklin) -- Heard County High School FCA is hosting a revival April 25th-29th (Monday-Friday). The revival will begin at 7:00 PM each night in the high school gym! Everyone is invited to attend! … [Read more...]

A Friend in Need: Celena Smith Brewer

(Franklin, GA) -- I met a mom at school one day who stood out to me. She had a cute little very short haircut. She was with her son, a Pre-Kindergarten student named Will Dan, the most adorable little boy, and she was so full of life, laughing, hugging everyone, and just vivacious. I immediately knew we would become very good friends. I was right. Later I … [Read more...]

‘Growing Up Country’ Exhibit at EPL

Growing Up Country (Ephesus) -- Ephesus Public Library is hosting an art show titled "Growing Up Country" featuring paintings by twin sisters Annice Sorrells and Janice Cook. Several pieces are reflections of their childhood, while others depict family, faith, and favorite things in life. Annice and Janice have over 70 years combined experience teaching … [Read more...]

Gospel Singing with Echoes of Mercy

(Franklin) -- Gospel Singing with Echoes of Mercy will be at High Point Church of God on Sunday, April 24 at 6:00 p.m. Brian Latham, Laura Latham, Ashley Latham, and Kevin Pearson are the members of Echoes of Mercy.  Brian sings lead for the group and his wife Laura sings alto/soprano. They have a daughter, Ashley, who also sings alto with the group. They … [Read more...]