January 22, 2017

HELP WANTED: Distribution Crew Member at HCWA

POSITION OPEN: Heard County Water Authority (Franklin, GA) -- The Heard County Water Authority is currently taking applications for a Distribution Crew Member. Applicant must have a high school diploma or G.E.D. certificate. Salary is based upon experience. Applications may be picked up at the Water Authority office at 11520 Highway 34 West, Franklin, GA. … [Read more...]

Appointed Quartet in concert at Centralhatchee First Baptist

(Centralhatchee) -- Centralhatchee First Baptist Church is honored to announce that Appointed Quartet, from Tunnel Hill, Ga., will be in concert with us on Sunday, Feb. 12th. Appointed Quartet is a multi-talented, Southern gospel group that loves to minister with song and testimony. They will join us during the 11:00 morning worship celebration. Everyone … [Read more...]

‘Silly Selfie’ Challenge for youth

(Ephesus) -- Coming to Ephesus Library this month...we will be having a "Silly Selfie" challenge for youth! You can post your silly selfie on the library's Facebook page, or you can email it to us at donna@wgrl.net. You can also turn a picture in at the library. At the end of January, we will choose a winner based on how silly and unique the selfie … [Read more...]

Baby Brave Reunion

(Franklin, GA) -- The Baby Braves will be holding their first class reunion on Thursday, January 26, 2017 at Heard County Elementary School in Franklin. The event will start at 6:30 PM and feature food, festival games, classroom visits, door prizes and more! Baby Braves are asked to wear their official Baby Brave shirts for the first class photo! The … [Read more...]

Free Showing of ‘War Room’

(Lagrange, GA) -- Special FREE Showing of WAR ROOM this Sunday Night, Jan 15 at 6:00 PM at the Franklin Road Baptist Church Sanctuary. Visit the church website for more information and directions. Everyone is welcome! … [Read more...]

Library Reading Program Allows Kids to DREAM BIG and Earn Circus Tickets!

RINGLING BROS. AND BARNUM & BAILEY  - Reading with Ringling Bros.!  (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 and area libraries will be hosting some serious fun with 'Reading with Ringling Bros.'  Ephesus Public … [Read more...]

Thank you from the Barido Family

(Franklin) -- The Barido Family would like to thank everyone who helped make Alex's Spirit Night a success. We are truly humbled by how generous our community is, and want everyone to know how much we appreciate their support. We would like to give a special thank you to Molly Engel for organizing the event, to Betty and Sandy Covington for all the work … [Read more...]

New Year’s Resolutions for Pets: The top five for 2017

(Atlanta, GA) -- Your pet’s idea of advance planning is to wait for the next tasty treat to fall from your fingertips. But we humans know 2017 is almost here and that New Year’s is a traditional time to look to the future. So BluePearl Veterinary Partners is offering this short list of New Year’s resolutions, all aimed at preparing you and your pets for … [Read more...]


(Centralhatchee, GA) -- Central Pawn & Gun is currently hosting an 'End Of The Year' Clearance Sale featuring many items at 10-50% off! Customers may also enter a free drawing to win a Brand New Ruger America 30-06 valued at $429.00 from now until January 7, 2017. See the ad below for more details. Central Pawn & Gun is located at 229 … [Read more...]

Tanner, Three Rivers Area Agency on Aging offers class for caregivers

(Carrollton, GA) -- Caring for a loved one who is ill or has a disability can be stressful emotionally, financially and physically. Research has found high rates of anxiety and depression among family caregivers, as well as increased vulnerability to health problems. Caregivers frequently cite restriction of personal activities and social life as … [Read more...]