April 15, 2021

April is Child Abuse Prevention Month Recognizes Every Community’s Role in Growing a Better Tomorrow for All Children, Together

(Franklin, GA) -- We all share a responsibility for the physical, emotional, and mental well-being of children and their families in Georgia. And since April is National Child Abuse Prevention Month, it’s the perfect time to help people understand that it’s possible to do the things they love and help families and their community thrive. Small steps can … [Read more...]

4-H Vidalia Onion Sale

(Franklin, GA) -- 4-H's annual Vidalia Onion Sale is underway! Orders and money are due by April 16! Heard County 4-H office hours are Monday-Friday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM at 101 Glover Road in Franklin (across from the Franklin Dollar General at the Old Recreation Department. Payments can be mailed to: Heard County 4-H (ATTN: Onions), P.O. Box 503, Franklin GA … [Read more...]

Homecoming Concert at Centralhatchee First Baptist

Homecoming Concert! (Centralhatchee, GA) -- Centralhatchee First Baptist Church is honored to announce Appointed Quartet, from Tunnel Hill, GA will be in concert with us on Homecoming Sunday, May 2nd. Appointed Quartet is a multi-talented, Southern gospel group that loves to minister with song, testimony, and comedy. They will join us during the 10:00 … [Read more...]

Job Opening at Heard County Water Authority

The Heard County Water Authority 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, or printed off the … [Read more...]

HELP WANTED: Hunt & Bird Dog Supervisor/Trainer

Looking to hire a hunt & bird dog supervisor/trainer. Pay ranging from 35-50k/year. Please email resume to kerri@ngturf.com Office # 770-832-8608 … [Read more...]

Heard County Cattleman’s Association Rodeo (April 16-17)

(Franklin, GA) -- The Heard County Cattlemen’s Association is hosting their annual rodeo April 16-17, 2021 at the Heard County Covered Arena in Franklin. Gates open at 6:00 PM each night. The PCA sanctioned Rodeo will begin at 8:00 PM Friday and Saturday night. The rodeo will feature cowboys and cowgirls competing in Bull Riding, Team Roping, Calf Roping, … [Read more...]

Free food and hygiene items available at Franklin City Hall

(Franklin, GA) -- The City of Franklin has had an outpouring of very generous food and hygiene donations dropped off at City Hall. Officials say food and supplies are there for anyone that needs them so please stop by and get what you need! … [Read more...]

Book Sale at the Heard County Public Library (April 9-26)

(Franklin, GA) -- The Heard County Public Library in Franklin is having a book sale starting April 9-22, 2021. We have a large selection of books and novels! … [Read more...]

HELP WANTED: Heard County 911 Communications Officer

Heard County 911 Communications Officer The Heard County 911 Department will be accepting applications for the position of Communication Officer. This is a full-time, night shift position: (6:00 PM to 6:00 AM - with a 36/48 work schedule). The applicant must have a high school diploma or equivalent, and must agree to a pre-employment drug test and … [Read more...]

Community Easter Egg Hunt this Saturday at HCPR

(Franklin, GA) -- Heard County Parks and Recreation at 2020 Thompson Road in Franklin will be the site for a Community Easter Egg Hunt and other activities this Saturday April 3, 2021 beginning at 10:30 AM. The event will kick off with bingo for seniors starting at 10:30 AM. There will also be several activities for the kids including a bouncy houses, arts … [Read more...]