July 2, 2015

Vacation Bible School at Prospect Church


(Franklin) -- Prospect Church is excited to announce the dates for our “God is the Highest Power” Vacation Bible School. Join us July 13, 14 and 15 from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm as we teach God’s Word to the children in our community. We will enjoy a Bible lesson, music, game time, crafts and a special prize every night for every child. Supper will be … [Read more...]

WGTC Foundation Hosting 5th-annual Golf Tournament

Ty Wood

(Carrollton, GA) -- The West Georgia Technical College Foundation has announced the date and location for its fifth-annual West Georgia Tech Athletics Golf Classic benefitting West Georgia Tech Baseball. This year's event will take place once again at Mirror Lake Golf Club in Villa Rica - on Friday, August 28th. “This is a huge event for the baseball … [Read more...]

Local Library Seeks Old Heard County Brave T-shirts


(Ephesus) -- The Ephesus Public Library is taking donations of Heard County Braves t-shirts. If you have any old t-shirts like this that you do not use anymore, please bring them to the Ephesus Library, 200 Rogers Street, Roopville, Georgia, 30170.  Thanks so much for all your help! … [Read more...]

Career Expo Tuesday in Douglasville


(Douglasville, GA) -- The number of employers expected to participate in this week’s career expo in Douglas County has more than doubled in recent days, providing more opportunities for area job seekers. The expo is co-sponsored by the Georgia Department of Labor (GDOL) and West Georgia Technical College. It will be held Tuesday, June 23, from 4-7 p.m. at … [Read more...]

Free 4-H Cooking Classes

Baking Class

(Franklin) -- Are you interested in cooking some delicious and healthy meals? Heard County 4-H is hosting a free six-week, hands-on Cooking Matters class series. You will learn how to: Make the most of your food resources Cook nutritious, delicious food Shop defensively at the grocery store Work with foods you've never used … [Read more...]

Ephesus Library One of 2015 Teens’ Top 10 Book Giveaway Winners


(Ephesus) -- Anna Lam, Communications Specialist for the Young Adult Library Services Association (YALSA), recently announced the recipients of the 2015 Teens' Top Ten Book Giveaway. Ephesus Public Library was one of 60 libraries nationwide chosen to receive a set of  24 young adult books of different genres. The funding for this comes from The Dollar … [Read more...]

Westmoreland Announces Mobile Office Hours in Columbus and Hogansville


(Newnan, GA) -- Representative Lynn Westmoreland’s staff will be holding mobile office hours on Thursday, June 25, 2015 in Columbus and Hogansville. Representative 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 … [Read more...]

HCPR 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament


HEARD CO. RECREATION 1st ANNUAL 3-ON-3 BASKETBALL TOURNAMENT  WHEN: JUNE 26th and 27th Age Groups (MALES): 12 to 15, 16-20, 21-27, 28-39, 40 and over Age Groups (FEMALES): 12 to 15, 16-20, 21-27, 28-39, 40 and over COST: $10 PER PLAYER (MAXIMUM NUMBER OF PLAYERS PER TEAM IS 4) AWARDS: (IN EVERY AGE GROUP) 1st Place: T-Shirt and Trophy 2nd Place: … [Read more...]

Future Braves Wrestling Camp


2015 Future Braves Wrestling Camp June 22-25, 2015 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...]

Get Your Amateur Radio License!


Get Your Amateur Radio License! WHEN? Deadline for registration is June 6 Testing will be on June 20th WHERE? Centralhatchee Fire Dept. 16150 Hwy 27 (Joe Cook Rd), Franklin Ga. 30217 WHAT? Technician Class, General Class, Extra Class, WHO? Brian Campbell kj4aad@gmail.com 770-328-9977 Test fees: As established by the ARRL will be … [Read more...]