August 21, 2019

Town of Centralhatchee Election Qualifying Information

QUALIFYING NOTICE Notice is hereby given that a General Election for the Town of Centralhatchee will be held on November 5, 2019, for the offices of Mayor and five (5) City Council seats.  Qualifying for said election will be held on the following dates and location listed below: Monday, August 19th thru Thursday, August 22nd  - 9:30 A.M. to 4:30 … [Read more...]

City of Ephesus Election Qualifying Information

QUALIFYING NOTICE Notice is hereby given that a General Election for the City of Ephesus will be held on November 5, 2019, for the offices of Mayor, Recorder, and five (5) City Council seats. Qualifying for said election will be held on the following dates and location listed below: Monday, August 19th thru Friday, August 23rd  - 9:30 A.M. to 4:30 … [Read more...]

Ask-A-Lawyer Day in Lagrange

(Lagrange, GA) – The Columbus Regional Office of the Georgia Legal Services Program, Inc. and the Community Foundation of the Chattahoochee Valley, Inc. are hosting a Free Legal Clinic for Low Income Georgians in civil legal matters only. Attorneys are available to provide assistance with Advance Directives, Child Support, Consumer Disputes, Credit/Debt … [Read more...]

Area residents invited to join 2019 Walk to End Alzheimer’s

(Atlanta, GA) -- The Alzheimer’s Association® is inviting LaGrange and surrounding area residents to join the fight to end Alzheimer’s by participating in the Alzheimer’s Association Walk to End Alzheimer’s. The Walk will take place on Saturday, September 14, 2019 at Vernon Woods Retirement Community in LaGrange. On Walk day, participants will honor those … [Read more...]

Thank you from the Ephesus Library

(Ephesus, GA) -- Ephesus Public Library would like to thank everyone that made the Bake Sale last Saturday so successful! We would like to thank the following people specifically for all their help: Phyllis Wiggins, Paige Harrod, Rhiannon Chandler, Liddie and Brady Wiggins, Luauna Cumming, Karen Rogers, Elaine Howle, Pat Watson, Mary Ellen Wiggins, Cheryl … [Read more...]

The Browders in Concert at Ridgeway Baptist Church

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‘Trafficking Hope’ event at Franklin First Baptist Church

(Franklin, GA) -- Franklin First Baptist Church will be hosting a free community event on Saturday, August 17 from 10:00 AM until Noon. Come learn about the realities of human trafficking and how we can stand against these injustices. Guest speakers will include Amy Wagar and Lt. Darren Beams. Amy has been active with her church in fighting sex … [Read more...]

Langley receives ‘Legionnaire of the Year’ award for 5th District

(Franklin, GA) -- American Legion Post 148 Adjutant Mr. Durell Langley recently received a prestigious award during the 5th District Officer Installation at Post 160 in Smyrna, GA. Langley was presented with the American Legion 5th District, Department of Georgia LEGIONNAIRE OF THE YEAR Award for 2018-2019. The award recognizes Mr. Langley for his … [Read more...]

DAR announces essay contest for local students

(Franklin, GA) -- The James Stewart Chapter, NSDAR, is pleased to invite all Heard County students in grades 9 through 12 to participate in this National Essay Contest. Since 1996, the DAR has joined with the National Italian American Foundation to sponsor an annual national essay contest on Christopher Columbus. The contest is open to students in grades 9 … [Read more...]

Heartfelt thank you from the family of Sgt. Jeff Terrell

Jeannie, Peg and I wanted to thank each and every one of you that took the time to share kind words, prayers, cards, flowers, and especially the stories about my dad, Sgt. Jeff Terrell. He lived a long full life, never meeting a stranger and always had a good joke or great story to tell! He was the greatest father and grandfather, loving us all without … [Read more...]