January 17, 2019

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 p.m. to 6:00 a.m.- 3 days one week and 4 days the next week). The applicant must have a high school diploma or equivalent, and must agree to a pre-employment drug … [Read more...]

Heartsaver CPR and AED Training

(Franklin) -- Heard County Fire and Emergency Services will be having Heartsaver CPR and AED training on the 3rd Saturday of every other month at 9:00 AM for anyone interested. The next class will be on Saturday, January 19, 2018. See below for more details: Training Classes WHO: Heard County Fire & Emergency Services WHAT: Heartsaver CPR, First … [Read more...]

American Legion Receives Award for Flag Programs

(Franklin, GA) -- George Washington once said of our Flag, “We take the stars from Heaven, the red from our mother country, separating it by white stripes, thus showing that we have separated from her, and the white stripes shall go down to posterity representing freedom.” On Tuesday December 4th, local American Legion Post #148 were presented with a … [Read more...]

Consignment Sale at Heard High this Saturday

Thank you for your interest in consigning your clothing and household items with us!  All proceeds will go toward Heard County High School National Honor Society and Student Council’s joint student activity account. Questions? Email Jessi Horn (jessica.horn@heard.k12.ga.us) or Jessica Adams (jessica.adams@heard.k12.ga.us) General Information: … [Read more...]

Food for Fines at Heard County Public Library

(Franklin, GA) -- 'Tis the season of giving, so bring in a non-perishable food item to the Heard County Library in Franklin and we'll knock $2 off your fine balance. Donations will be given to the Heard County Food Pantry. See flyer below for more details. … [Read more...]

Birth Announcement: Pruett Adeline Gilbert

Jeremy and Elizabeth Gilbert announce the birth of their daughter, Pruett Adeline Gilbert. Pruett was born on October 13, 2018. She weighed 7 pounds and was 19 inches long. The proud grandparents are Tommy Stutts and the late Ginger Stutts of Franklin, GA, and Ron and Dawn Gilbert of Milton, GA. Great grandparents are Patricia Gentry and the late Billy … [Read more...]

Christmas Happenings at Centralhatchee First Baptist Church

(Centralhatchee) -- Our Adult Christmas Choir Concert will be held on Sunday, Dec. 9th at 6:00 p.m. Join our WOW students, Pre-K through Grade 5, on Sunday, Dec. 16th at 6 p.m. as we celebrate the birth of CHRIST in a trip to Bethlehem with songs and scriptures. Shepherds, angels, wisemen, and villagers are amazed at the wonderful news of the birth of our … [Read more...]

Christmas Bazaar at Ephesus Elementary

(Ephesus) -- On December 1st following the Christmas Parade at 10:30, Ephesus Elementary School will be hosting their annual Christmas Bazaar! There will be games, food, and vendors for your family to enjoy! If you are interested in becoming a vendor, please contact the school at (770) 854-4400 for more information. … [Read more...]

Ephesus Library collecting items for nursing home patients

(Ephesus, GA) -- Ephesus Library is currently collecting items for the senior citizens at PruittHealth Nursing Home in Franklin. Some things they might need are: shampoo, lotion, shower gel, sugar-free candy, chap stick, scarves, shawls, cotton socks, gripper socks, large print books, large print puzzle books, cotton or knit gloves and robes. Deadline for … [Read more...]

Information on the General Election Runoff

(Franklin, GA) -- There will be a General Election Runoff to be held December 4, 2018. If you were eligible to vote in the General Election, you may vote in the Runoff. If you did not vote in the General Election on November 6, 2018, you MAY vote in this Runoff Election. You may check your registration status at the following web site: … [Read more...]