August 25, 2016

4-H Halloween Lock-In

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Heard County’s ‘Fill the Boot’ Fundraiser set for Sept. 1-3

(Franklin, GA/Times~Journal) -- Members of the Heard County Fire Department are coordinating their annual 'Fill the Boot' fundraising campaign to help the Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA) find urgently needed treatments and cures for muscular dystrophy, ALS and related diseases that severely limit strength and mobility. More than 75 fire fighters at the … [Read more...]

A Public Service Message from Heard Co. Fire and EMS (08/22/16)

What to do when an Emergency Vehicle approaches Drivers should always be on the lookout for emergency vehicles. In modern cars with air conditioning and stereos, drivers may not hear an approaching emergency vehicle. Often, police agencies, not wanting to warn a prowler of their approach, will respond with lights only and no siren. In your lane -- … [Read more...]

Heard County BOC Agenda (08/23/16)

AGENDA HEARD COUNTY COMMISSIONERS MEETING August 23, 2016 – 6:30 P.M. I.  CALL TO ORDER II.  WELCOME, INVOCATION, AND PLEDGE TO THE FLAG III.  APPROVAL OF MINUTES IV.   AMEND AGENDA   V.  NEW BUSINESS a. Approve Drug & Alcohol Testing Policy for Heard County Transit VI.  OLD BUSINESS VII.  PUBLIC COMMENTS VIII.  EXECUTIVE SESSION IX.  ADJOURN … [Read more...]

HELP WANTED: Beck Facility Services

HELP WANTED Beck Facility Services is currently taking applications for General Cleaners in the Heard County area. Please visit www.becksupport.com to fill out an application. All applicants must pass a drug test and background check prior to hire. … [Read more...]

Coweta CASA Justice League 5K/10K

(Senoia, GA) -- Coweta CASA Justice League is promoting a 5K/10K event in Senoia, GA. This event will benefit Coweta Court Appointed Special Advocates for Children. If you're not familiar with Coweta CASA its mission is to recruit, train and support community volunteers to advocate for the best interest of abused and neglected children involved in … [Read more...]

Eternal Vision at Centralhatchee First Baptist

(Centralhatchee) -- Back by popular demand! Centralhatchee First Baptist Church is honored to announce that Eternal Vision, from Knoxville TN, will be in concert with us again on Sunday, Sept. 18th. Eternal Vision is a multi-talented, Southern gospel group that loves to minister with song, testimony and comedy. They will join us during the 11:00 morning … [Read more...]

2017 Alcohol License Renewal Season begins September 1

(Atlanta, GA) -- The Department of Revenue today announced that the 2017 Alcohol License renewal season begins on September 1, 2016. Due to an error in the Alcohol License Reminder, some license holders believed that the Department began accepting payments on August 2, 2016. The Department cannot process payments for alcohol license renewals until the … [Read more...]

Local deputy facing second major health issue

(Franklin, GA) -- A local  family recently started a fundraising campaign to help raise funds for mounting expenses associated with medical bills for their father. Cpl. John Cash, 64, is facing his second major health issue in the last two years and will be undergoing major surgery later this week to remove an aneurysm from his stomach. Upon completion of … [Read more...]

Free Car Seat Inspections in Franklin this Friday

(Franklin) -- The Franklin Police Department, Heard County Fire and Emergency Services, and the Georgia Department of Public Health are teaming up to offer free car seat inspections and installation guidance this Friday between 8-10 AM at the Franklin Community Center. Car seat installations and guidance will be performed by certified technicians at no … [Read more...]