February 24, 2017

HELP WANTED: Beck Facility Services

HELP WANTED Beck Facility Services is currently taking applications for General Cleaners in the Heard County area. Please visit www.becksupport.com to fill out an application. All applicants must pass a drug test and background check prior to hire. … [Read more...]

Grief Support Program

(Lagrange) -- Hunter Allen Myhand Funeral home will sponsor a 7-week grief support program led by Rev. Steve Vickery and Joyce Upchurch for the purpose of assisting people through the grief process. When? -- Tuesday nights 6:30-7:30 pm (7 weeks) beginning Feb. 21 Where? -- Hunter Allen Myhand Funeral Home, 506 Hill St., LaGrange, GA Who? --  Anyone who … [Read more...]

Alcoholics Anonymous Meetings

(Franklin) — If you want to drink, that’s your business. If you want to stop, we can help. Come to a meeting of Alcoholics Anonymous to hear a solution. Every Monday night from 6:30 – 7:30 p.m. an open discussion meeting of AA is held at the Franklin Church of God located at 12002 GA Hwy 100 in 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...]

Heard EMA urges preparation for severe weather events

(Franklin, GA) -- Devastating tornadoes, thunderstorms, floods and other severe weather events can strike with little to no warning in Heard County. These devastating effects can be seen most recently in the communities of southwest Georgia. Severe Weather Preparedness Week, which runs from February 6 - 10, is the ideal time for residents and their families … [Read more...]

Local family in need of home repairs

(Franklin) -- A local family dealing with a major family illness is in need of work on their home. Mrs. Peggy Holloway, age 75, is suffering from an incurable disease and the home where she resides is in desperate need of a new roof. If you would like to make a donation to help her and her husband Robert in their time of need, you may go to the Bank of the … [Read more...]

Summer 4-H Camp – It’s Worth It

(Franklin) -- Cloverleaf 4-H Camp sign up is going on right now! Parents of fifth and sixth grade 4-H members can register interested children at the Heard County 4-H Office (Old Rec Dept.) Parents can fill out an application and bring a $100.00 non-refundable deposit. On June 6, 2016 an excited group of young people and adults will leave for a week of … [Read more...]

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...]

Retirement Celebration for Mary Jones and Vickie Warren

(Franklin) -- A retirement celebration will be held for Mary Strickland Jones and Vickie Warren at the Heard County 4-H Center (Old Recreation Department) on Saturday, February 4, 2017 from 2-5 PM. These two ladies retired from Heard County DFCS on December 30, 2016. Both have been lifelong residents of Heard County and they have certainly given back to … [Read more...]

Franklin Toy Drive for Tornado Victims

***TOY DRIVE for SOUTH GA. TORNADO VICTIMS*** (Franklin, GA) --  We will set up locations for drop off donations on the sidewalks of Subway and Family Dollar from 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm Tuesday through Thursday. We are looking for new or gently used toys and clothes, stuffed animals, puzzles, coloring books and crayons, school supplies and child snacks and … [Read more...]