November 27, 2014

Library offers free circus tickets through Ringling Bros. Reading Program

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(Ephesus) -- Kids, are you interested in reading some cool library books?  Are you interested in earning a circus ticket at the same time? Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey along with area libraries will be hosting some serious fun with Reading with Ringling Bros.! Ephesus Public Library, located at 200 Rogers Street, Roopville, Georgia, will be … [Read more...]

Brave Nation Community Pep Rally and Tailgate Party

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(Franklin) -- Heard High School will be hosting a community tailgate party and pep rally this Friday afternoon beginning at 2:00 p.m. before the Braves huge playoff game. The Braves will kickoff their quarterfinal tilt with Brooks County at 7:30 p.m. at Staples Stadium in Franklin. Fans are encouraged to bring tailgating supplies and set up in the main … [Read more...]

Chattahoochee Christmas 2014


(Franklin) -- The square in downtown Franklin will once again play host to the annual Chattahoochee Christmas celebration on December 5, 2014 beginning at 5:00 p.m. The parade will be at 6:30 p.m. and this year's theme is Christmas: Past, Present, and Future. Admission is free and the celebration will feature food, drinks, arts & crafts, and holiday … [Read more...]

Winter Baseball Camp


(Franklin) -- Head coach Trent Bianco and the Braves varsity baseball team will be hosting their annual Winter Baseball Camp from December 10-12 at Heard High School. The camp is open to grades K-8 and will focus on the fundamentals of baseball including hitting, fielding, throwing, and catching. "This winter will mark the second year we've held this … [Read more...]

Dogs needing adoption at Heard County Animal Control


(Franklin) -- There are a number of nice dogs currently available at Heard County Animal Control located at 11810 GA HWY 100 in Franklin (next to the Heard County Sheriff's Office/Jail. Some have acquired partial or full sponsorship for adoption to approved adopters. Others need pledges to get them into approved rescues. Available dogs can be viewed on … [Read more...]

Christmas Bazaar at Ephesus Elementary


(Ephesus) -- Please join us at Ephesus Elementary School for the annual Christmas Bazaar and Winter Festival on December 6, 2014. The Ephesus City Christmas Parade begins at 10:00 a.m. and will feature a parade of beautiful floats. Please plan to join us after the parade in the school gymnasium for lots of holiday shopping, food, fun, and … [Read more...]

November Meeting of the Heard County Republican Party

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(Franklin) -- Everyone is invited to participate at the next monthly meeting of the Heard County Republican Party on Wednesday, November 19, 2014. The meeting will take place from 7:00 – 8:00 PM at the Heard County Public Library located at 564 Main Street in Franklin. Bring your friends and relatives. All are invited to attend. … [Read more...]

Heard County Chapter 2587 November Meeting


(Franklin) -- Heard County Chapter 2587 will hold its regular meeting on November 12 at 1:00 pm at the Heard County Library. We will be welcoming two new members into our chapter. … [Read more...]

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 9:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m. on November 20, 2014, at Heard County High School. This training is mandatory for anyone who wishes to be a substitute teacher. Anyone who has … [Read more...]

Veteran’s Day Program on the Square in Franklin


(Franklin) -- The James Stewart Chapter Daughters of the American Revolution invites you to join us on the square at the Veteran’s Memorial park on Saturday November 8, 2014, at 11 am as we hold a ceremony honoring our veterans. With Veterans Day approaching, we all need to express our thanks to every veteran. We ask all our local veterans to attend so … [Read more...]