August 18, 2018

Alzheimer’s Group of Carroll County presents Teepa Snow at Midway Church

(Carrollton, GA) -- Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias is growing expeditiously. One in three people are affected by dementia in some way. It is critical that not just family and professional caregivers learn about coping with dementia but the entire community as we all have opportunities to encounter someone with dementia whether it be at the grocery … [Read more...]

The Carter Robertson Band at Centralhatchee First Baptist

(Centralhatchee) -- Centralhatchee First Baptist Church will host a special morning singing with The Carter Robertson Band on Aug. 26th during the 11:00 AM worship celebration. The Carters are led by Bryan Carter, former lead guitarist for Jeff and Sheri Easter. Along with his wife & children, they have formed a Southern Gospel band with a touch of … [Read more...]

Saturday in the Park

“Saturday in the Park” (a pageant open to all girls ages 1 to 18) Saturday, September 15, 2018 @ 5:00 pm Heard County Middle School Gym  Six Queen Divisions (divisions may vary based on participation) Ages 1-4: Itsy Bitsy Queen (may be escorted by one parent) Grades K-1: Tiny Miss Grades 2-3: Little Miss Grades 4-5: Junior Miss Grades 6-8: Miss … [Read more...]

Franklin Housing Authority Yard of the Month

(Franklin, GA) -- Franklin Housing Authority awarded the August, 2018 Yard of the Month prize to Mr. and Mrs. Richard Summers last week. Mr. Summers has used his vast creativity to transform both their yard and building into a bird sanctuary using repurposed items. Standing in their yard, one can hear the whirring of wings of hundreds of hummingbirds. Mr. … [Read more...]

WOW at Centralhatchee First Baptist Church!

(Centralhatchee, GA) -- WOW at Centralhatchee First Baptist Church! "Organized chaos" is what Pastor Mark Williams calls our W.O.W. (Worship on Wednesday) nights at Centralhatchee First Baptist Church! W.O.W. will resume this year on Wednesday, Aug. 22nd from 5:30 PM to 7:00 PM. During the evening, students will be exposed to Bible study, worship and … [Read more...]

2018 MDA ‘Fill the Boot’ Campaign

(Franklin, GA) -- Heard County Fire & Emergency Services will proudly be at the red light in Franklin with boots in hand for this year’s annual MDA Fill the Boot fundraising campaign to help save and improve the lives of people fighting muscle disease. This event will be held on Thursday, August 30 through Saturday, September 01, 2018 between the hours … [Read more...]

The Singing Echoes at Ridgeway Baptist Church

(Franklin, GA) -- The Singing Echoes from Cleveland, Tn. Will be singing at Ridgeway Baptist Church August 18, 2018 starting at 6:30. Everyone Welcome! For info please call 770-359-9641. … [Read more...]

Pro Wrestling at HCPR

(Franklin, GA) -- Pro Wrestling at the Heard Co. Recreation Department August 3rd. Advance Tickets Will Be Available At Heard Recreation. Hours Of Operation: 8 AM To 12 PM  Closed 12 PM To 1 PM For Lunch  1 PM To 5 PM. … [Read more...]

Anita Renfroe Power of the Purse Show

(Carrollton, GA) -- You don’t want to miss this show! Nationally-known comedienne Anita Renfroe is coming to Carrollton for a fundraising event for the Community Foundation of West Georgia’s Power of the Purse fund. Anita has been featured in The New York times, Reader’s Digest, Woman’s Day and The Washington Post. She has been featured as a comedy … [Read more...]

Dinah Rowe wins distinguished award for youth influence

(Tucker, GA) -- Dinah Rowe of Heard County was recently awarded the William H. Booth Award (Northwest District), which recognizes the outstanding work of Georgia extension agents in the 4-H program. The Booth Awards, sponsored by Georgia Electric Membership Corp., were presented July 26 in Atlanta at the Annual Georgia 4-H State Congress. Georgia 4-H’ers … [Read more...]