September 4, 2015

HHS Students and Teacher of the Month (August)

(Franklin) -- Heard High School this week announced the teacher and students of the month for August. Pictured above left to right are Student of the Month Derrick Emory, Teacher of the Month Lindsey Stewart, and Student of the Month Lora Glover. Stewart was recognized by her colleagues and Emory and Glover were recognized by the faculty. Congratulations … [Read more...]

Special Quilt Display at Ephesus Library

(Ephesus) -- During the month of September, Ephesus Public Library will have a Quilt Display in our lobby display case. Quilts are on loan from Judy and Robert Rogers, Paige Rogers, Clenette Todd, Phyllis Wiggins, and Colleen Workman. The quilts were handcrafted by artists both living and deceased.  Also displayed are pictures of the Ephesus Quilting … [Read more...]

2015 Heard Elementary Fall Pageant

(Franklin) -- The 2015 Heard Elementary Fall Pageant will take place on Saturday, Sept. 12, 2015 at 6:00 p.m. at Heard Elementary School. Please pick up an entry form at HES or visit the Heard Elementary website to print one. Also, you will find a pageant information sheet on the website. The entry fee is $30 per contestant for formal wear and $5.00 for … [Read more...]

Heard County Chapter 2587 Meeting

Heard County Chapter 2587 Meeting (Franklin) -- The September meeting of Heard County Chapter 2587 will be held at the Heard County Library on Wednesday September 9 at 1:00. We have new members to induct and two wonderful programs: one on Aeronauts and one on the Meadow Garden Museum in Augusta. … [Read more...]

Heard High Class of 1970 Reunion

(Franklin) -- The Heard High School graduating class of 1970 will be having a 45th class reunion at Heard High on October 9, 2015 at 7:00 p.m. If interested in helping organize this reunion, please meet at the Centralhatchee Parkway Baptist Church on Thursday, September 10, 2015 at 6:00 p.m. Please call Randy Chesnut at 706-675-6579 if interested in … [Read more...]

City of Ephesus Election Information

(Ephesus) -- The City of Ephesus will hold elections for Mayor, City Council, and City Recorder this year. Qualifying for office for the City of Ephesus will be September 1 - September 3. Qualfiying times will be from 8:30 AM – 4:30 PM each day. Qualifying will be held at Ephesus City Hall. Qualifying fees are $36.00 for Mayor, $36.00 for City Recorder, … [Read more...]

Town of Centralhatchee Election Information

(Centralhatchee) -- The Town of Centralhatchee will hold elections for Mayor and City Council this year. Qualifying for office for the Town of Centralhatchee will be August 31- September 4. Qualfiying times will be from 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Monday - Thursday and 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM on Friday. Qualifying will be held at Centralhatchee City Hall. Qualifying fees … [Read more...]

Calling All 4th through 6th graders!

(Franklin) -- 4-H Wants You! Heard County 4-H is starting a new group activity called “Clover Kids” and we want you to be a part of the fun! It will be for youth in grades 4th, 5th , & 6th that live in Heard County. Clover Kids will be led by a special group of kids that serve on our Leadership Council. We will meet at the Old River Gym the second … [Read more...]

Ephesus Library Computer Classes

(Ephesus) -- Ephesus Public Library has one-on-one classes for anyone who needs computer instruction. Ms. Diane Langley has graciously volunteered to teach these classes. They can be scheduled at any time during the day. Whether you've never even turned on a computer before, or you're a novice and need a little help with Word, Excel, Powerpoint, or surfing … [Read more...]

Carrollton Career Expo scheduled for Sept. 1

(Atlanta, GA) -- The Georgia Department of Labor (GDOL) will assist several other organizations with a career expo in Carrollton on Tuesday, Sept. 1. The expo will be held from 1-4 p.m. at the Tabernacle Baptist Church located at 150 Tabernacle Drive. The other organizations conducting the expo are the Carrollton Goodwill Career Center, Carrollton Housing … [Read more...]