December 21, 2014

Thank You from the HC Girl Scouts!


(Franklin) -- The Girl Scouts of Heard County would like to thank everyone who donated food and money this past Saturday, December 13th. Our box was overflowing with canned goods and we also got $50.00 in monetary donations as well. The ladies at the Franklin Food Pantry were very thankful for our community's generosity. From the Girl Scouts of Heard … [Read more...]

First Annual Miss Snowflake Pageant


(Franklin, GA) -- The First Annual Miss Snowflake Pageant will take place in the Heard County Middle School Gymnasium on January 31, 2015 beginning at 4:00 p.m. and is open to all girls from Heard and any surrounding counties. Categories for the brand new pageant will include Itsy Bitsy Snowflake (Ages 1-4), Tiny Miss Snowflake (K-1st grade), Little Miss … [Read more...]

It’s a Little Girl!


(Cape Girardeau, MO) -- Jimmy and Sarah Fomby of Portageville, Missouri are proud to announce the arrival of Little Miss Kayci Lynn Fomby, who was born December 16, 2014 at 4:33 p.m. at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau, Missouri. Kayci weighed five pounds and four ounces and was 18 inches long. Kayci joins her big sisters Kendall and Kayden … [Read more...]

Candlelight Vigil for Mr. Michael Wolfe

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(Franklin) -- A candlelight vigil will be held in the parking lot at Hardee's at 4:30 p.m. on Wednesday, December 17, 2014 to honor an employee who recently passed away. Mr. Michael Lawson Wolfe, age 25 of Franklin, formerly of Ocala, Florida died at his home on Friday, December 5, 2014. All of Michael's friends, family, and everyone in the community is … [Read more...]

Girl Scouts of Heard County Canned Food Drive


(Franklin) -- The Girl Scouts of Heard County will be doing a canned food drive this Saturday, December 13th in front of Piggly Wiggly from 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM. All donations will be taken to the Franklin Food Pantry to help people in our community during the holiday season. … [Read more...]

“The First Noel” at Franklin First Baptist


Christmas Presentation at First Baptist Church Celebrate the Birthday of the King “The First Noel” Arranged by Russell Mauldin Presented by Franklin First Baptist Church Choir Sunday December 13, 2014 222 Main Street Franklin, Georgia 6:00 P.M. Refreshments and Fellowship to follow! … [Read more...]

Land For Sale near Powers Crossroads (5+ ACRES)

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LAND FOR SALE BY OWNER ***$40,000*** > 5+ Acres including road frontage on Hwy 34 East in Heard County > Property adjacent Powers Crossroad's  > Need to sell as soon as possible due to family illness > For more information call David at 678-633-5159 or Phil at 570-655-9520       … [Read more...]

High Point Church of God Turkey Shoot


Turkey Shoot Saturday, December 13 10 AM, $3 a shot High Point Church of God 8511 Frolona Rd. … [Read more...]

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...]