September 30, 2016

HELP WANTED: Substitute Bus Drivers

HELP WANTED (Franklin, GA) -- The Heard County School System is looking to hire substitute school bus drivers for field trips, athletic events and regular daily routes. All training will be provided and applicants will be paid for training time. Annual physicals, MVR's, drug testing, and safety meetings will be required. Please contact Heard County Board … [Read more...]

2016 Heard Elementary Fall Pageant Info

2016 Heard Elementary Fall Pageant Saturday, Oct. 15, 2016 at 1:00 p.m. Please pick up an entry form at Heard Elementary School or visit the Heard Elementary website to print one. Also, you will find a pageant information sheet on the website. Entry fee is $35 for Formal Wear $5.00 for Miss Photogenic (optional) Deadline to enter is Friday, Oct. … [Read more...]

Upcoming Events at Olive Branch Baptist Church

Olive Branch Baptist Church (Franklin) -- Pastor Rodney Roquemore invites church and community to not only our regular services on Sunday and Wednesday but also to our 'Fall Festival' on October 22, 2016 from 3:00 to 7:00 PM. The Fall Festival will feature hay rides, games, a dessert auction, and free hot dogs from 3-5 PM. (No costumes please) We will … [Read more...]

A Public Service Message from Heard Co. Fire and EMS (09/26/16)

*** Heard County Fire and Emergency Servies would like to thank everyone who donated to this year's 2016 MDA boot drive on Labor Day weekend. Thanks to your generous contributions, $4,134.34 was raised. *** Kitchen Cooking Tips Unattended Cooking is the #1 cause of cooking fires, Stay with It. PLEASE DO NOT SEND YOUR CHILDREN TO CHECK IT !!! … [Read more...]

Flowers for sale at HHS

Trailing pansies $3/6-pack (Good for winter baskets) Pansies for fall/spring flower beds $3/6-pack Any questions email or call HHS at 706-675-3656. … [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 to fill out an application. All applicants must pass a drug test and background check prior to hire. … [Read more...]

Learn to Live Well With Free Workshop From Tanner

(Carrollton, GA) -- Living with an ongoing health condition and want to be in better control of your symptoms? Tanner Health System’s Get Healthy, Live Well is offering a free, six-session Living Well Workshop that teaches participants how to manage any health condition, including arthritis, autoimmune conditions, cancer, chronic lung conditions, … [Read more...]

Celebrate Constitution Week

“We the people of the United States, in order to form a more perfect Union, establish justice, insure domestic tranquility, provide for the common defense, promote the general welfare, and secure the Blessings of Liberty to ourselves and our Posterity, do ordain and establish this Constitution for the United States of America.” These words, written 229 … [Read more...]

Whitney graduates from National Academy Program

(Lagrange, GA) -- On September 16th, Troup County Sheriff's Office Chief Deputy Jon Whitney along with 229 other law enforcement executives, graduated from the 265th Session of the FBI National Academy Program in Quantico, Virginia. Included in this graduating class were men and women from 47 states, the District of Columbia, 24 international countries, … [Read more...]

Absentee Ballots Are Now Available

ABSENTEE BALLOTS Are you a voter who is in the military on state-side or overseas duty? Are you a voter who is in college living on campus? Are you a voter who is unable to go to the polls on Election Day? Are you a voter who works out of town for extended periods? Are you a voter who is planning a vacation the week of the election? If you can say … [Read more...]