May 26, 2017

The Perrys in concert at Ridgeway Baptist Church

(Frolona) -- The Perrys will be in concert at Ridgeway Baptist Church on Friday, June 2 at 7:00 PM. Ridgeway Baptist is located at 6225 Ridgeway Road in Franklin. Free Admission -- Love Offering. Everyone is welcome! … [Read more...]

VBS at Centralhatchee First Baptist Church

(Centralhatchee) -- Join Centralhatchee First Baptist Church for this year’s Vacation Bible School (VBS) “Colossal Coaster World: Facing Fear, Trusting God” Sunday, June 4th -Thursday, June 8th from 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM. In our VBS theme park world, participants will be challenged to trust God for the spirit of power, love and sound judgment for any … [Read more...]

2017 Summer Baseball Camp

(Franklin, GA) -- The Heard High School Baseball Program will be hosting a Summer Baseball Camp June 12-14 at Alford Field at Heard County High School. The camp will take place from 10:00 AM -12:00 PM each day. The cost of the camp is $45. For more information contact coach Trent Bianco at 678-777-8246 or trent.bianco@heard.k12.ga.us. … [Read more...]

Braves Summer Wrestling Camp

(Franklin, GA) -- The Heard High School Wrestling Program will be hosting a Summer Future Braves Wrestling Camp June 19-22 in the Heard County High School gymnasium. The camp will take place from 1:00-3:00 PM each day and is open to ages 6 and up. The cost of the camp is $40 for one child, $65 for two children, or $75 for three children. Each child will … [Read more...]

Baby Announcement: Zoe Rae Armstrong

(Franklin) -- Michael and Laci Armstrong of Riverview road Franklin announce the birth of a 7-pound, 10-oz baby girl. Zoe Rae Armstrong was born at Tanner Medical center in Carrollton on March 27, 2017. Her proud grandparents are Vance and  Hazel Youngblood of Franklin, Randy and Barbara Crawford of Carrollton, and Hugh and the late Ann Armstrong of … [Read more...]

Homecoming at Prospect Church

(Franklin) -- Our Prospect Church Family would like to extend a special invitation to you to join us for Homecoming on Sunday, June 4, 2017. We will be celebrating 142 years. This will be an exciting day filled with special music provided by Randy and Sherri Miller, preaching, and lots of fun and fellowship. Bring your favorite covered dish and enjoy lunch … [Read more...]

Royal Run 5K and Fun Run in Downtown Newnan Saturday

Article Courtesy of Kandice Bell/Newnan Times-Herald (Newnan, GA) -- Superheroes, kings, princes and princesses will flood downtown Newnan in a couple of weeks to raise awareness about pediatric cancer. Keris Kares will host its annual Royal Run on May 13 in downtown Newnan, with the support and help of Main Street Newnan and downtown merchants. Organizers … [Read more...]

Heard County Historical Society Meeting

(Franklin) -- The Heard County Historical Society will meet on Thursday, May 18, 2017, at 5:30 P.M. at Three Rivers Building. The program will be presented by Kathy Jenkins on Genealogy. Everyone welcome. Refreshments provided. For questions, call Sharon Frost at 770-301-8788. … [Read more...]

Ferguson to Host Workshop for Third District Seniors

(Washington, D.C.) -- Congressman Drew Ferguson’s (R-Ga.) office will be hosting an upcoming workshop for senior citizens in the Third District. The event will be an opportunity for seniors to learn more about navigating Social Security and Medicare. Representatives from Congressman Ferguson’s office and other government agencies will be available to … [Read more...]

27th Annual “Give Burns The Boot” Drive

(Franklin, GA) -- Heard County Fire & Emergency Services is joining nearly 100 other fire departments throughout the state of Georgia by participating in the 27th annual “Give Burns The Boot” drive, benefiting the Georgia Firefighters Burn Foundation. This event will begin on Thursday, May 25 and run through Saturday, May 27, 2017. “The GFBF is … [Read more...]