July 26, 2017

Touchdown Club sponsoring Legends Game prior to ‘Midnight Madness’

(Franklin) -- The Heard County Touchdown Club would like to announce 'Midnight Madness' will be held on July 28 starting at 7:30 p.m. As a part of this year's event we are in the process of planning our first legends flag football game. The game will kick off at 7:30 and will feature former Heard County Brave football players. The odd year graduates will … [Read more...]

‘Back To School Bash’ this weekend

(Franklin, GA) -- Heard County Community Partnership, a Georgia Family Connection Affiliate, and its’ collaborative partners will hold their annual Back To School Bash Resource Fair this Saturday, July 29, 2017 from 9:00 to 11:00 AM at the Heard County Covered Arena in Franklin. Around 1,000 to 1,200 residents will take advantage of the event to glean a … [Read more...]

2nd Annual Let’s Come Together: Voices in Unity

(Franklin) -- 2nd Annual Let's Come Together: Voices in Unity As A Community Near and Far - To Use Our Voices, To Pray, To Sing, To Promote Peace, and to say Thank You to all those that risk their lives to keep the community safe. This will be a day of appreciation to shine light and Thank God for the GOOD in the community. There will be drawing for prizes … [Read more...]

Lions Club installs new officers

(Franklin) -- The Heard County Lions Club recently inducted and installed its 80th slate of officers and directors for the year. The club was formed in 1938 and has served the community in many ways. New officers are President Emily Rogers, First Vice President Denny Rogers, and Secretary/Treasurer Joyce McLain. The club is the oldest club in Heard … [Read more...]

Upcoming Bake Sale at Ephesus Library

(Ephesus) -- Come out to Ephesus Public Library for our annual Bake Sale on Saturday, August 5th, at 9:00 a.m.! We'll have fried pies, cakes, cookies, and more! All proceeds will go to Ephesus Public Library. If you would like to donate an item to the bake sale, please have it here no later than 8:30 a.m. on the 5th! … [Read more...]

New Teacher Spotlight: Dalton Reed

(Franklin) — The Heard County school system is releasing a personal bio for several new faculty members who will begin teaching at Heard County for the upcoming 2017-2018 school year. The sixth in this series comes from new Heard County Middle School teacher, Dalton Reed. Stay tuned in the coming weeks for more personal bios from other new faculty … [Read more...]

Huge Yard Sale (Thursday-Saturday)

Huge Yard Sale  Tons of baby girl items, boy items, toys, furniture, and much much more! This Thursday - Saturday (July 20-22) from 10 AM to 4 PM at the old Bill's Dollar Store location just off the square in downtown Franklin, GA. … [Read more...]

Women’s Day at Mount Pleasant Baptist Church

Mount Pleasant Baptist Church Annual Women's Day on Sunday July 23, 2017 Theme "Women-Standing Strong and Moving Forward " 11:30 am Service Speaker -- Elder Barbara Rickey, Christ the Healer Church, Clarksville TN 2:30 PM Service Speaker -- Pastor Ester K Powers, Mathalama AME Church, Morrow GA … [Read more...]

Alzheimer’s Association Walk to End Alzheimer’s

(Lagrange, GA) -- The Alzheimer’s Association Walk to End Alzheimer’s will take place on Saturday, September 16 at Vernon Woods Retirement Community in LaGrange. Nearly 350 people from Troup, Meriwether, Heard and Pike counties are expected at this year’s event to raise awareness and funds to fight Alzheimer’s disease. Walk participants will complete a … [Read more...]

Macedonia Baptist Church Summer Revival

(Franklin) -- Pastor Shane Dawson is pleased to announce the Macedonia Baptist Church Summer Revival. The Revival will take place nightly at 7:00 PM from July 31-August 5, 2017 at the church located at 1258 Macedonia Road in Franklin. A nightly message will be presented by Brother Mike Reeves. All are invited to attend. … [Read more...]