February 22, 2019

Fandemonium as title game tickets go on sale in Heard County

(Franklin, GA) -- There won’t be any problem finding people wearing Brave maroon, gray, and white next week in Atlanta. Tickets for Heard County High School's Class AA State Championship football game in Atlanta next Wednesday went on sale at the school Tuesday morning, and Brave fans quickly snapped up hundreds of them. The Georgia High School … [Read more...]

Happy 92nd Birthday Grandma Winnie

For My Grandma on Her 92nd Birthday Grandma, you most definitely have to know That your spirit in me certainly does show. Your love, your respect, your generosity, Those are the things you gave to me that others can see. Do unto others as you would have them do unto you, That is the main thing you showed me to do. Not through just words but … [Read more...]

Cuttin Crew Customer Turns 100

(Franklin/Times~Journal) -- As the rain fell on Friday May 20, 2016 it didn’t stop Mrs. Lura Walker Fincher from coming to get her hair done at the Cuttin Crew on the Franklin Parkway. Little did she know that a surprise 100th Birthday Party was planned for her at the shop. Upon entering the salon, the entire Cuttin Crew family sang Happy Birthday. They … [Read more...]

Local Resident Celebrates 100th Birthday

Courtesy of The Times~Journal (Franklin) -- Harriet Imogene Miller Bell was born at home in Franklin on July 19, 1915. The home she was born in is now Cartown Auto at the corner of Bevis Road and Highway 34. She has lived her entire life in Heard County. Mrs. Bell celebrated her 100th Birthday at Pruitt Health of Franklin last Friday. She is the daughter; … [Read more...]

Mona Awbrey Gamble Celebrates 90th Birthday

(Franklin) -- Mona Awbrey Gamble had insisted her daughters, Dr. Georgia Evans, Joan Bradfield, and Deborah Gamble, not plan any celebration of her 90th birthday, other than the tradition of the family going to Red Lobster in Newnan.  As it turns out, the partying lasted a week. A little bird had spread the word in the UDC -- send cards to Mona, she's 90 … [Read more...]

Happy 16th Birthday

Happy 16th Birthday We want to wish this handsome young man (Jordan Beard ) a very Happy 16th Birthday. We are so proud of you. You have grown into a fine young man and we love you very much. ~Meemaw and Papaw, Mom and Angel, Dad, Aunt Sam, Aunt Amber, Drew, Brandon, Hannah, Marisa, Isaiah, Addi and Abigail … [Read more...]

Happy Birthday Jason!

Happy Birthday Jason !!! Happy 30th Birthday to Jason Tinsley! Jason has been bedridden, unable to talk,  and fed only via feeding tube since he was 8 years old. Tune in to HeardCitizen.com next week for Jason's life story. He is pictured above with his mother Judy. … [Read more...]

Happy Birthday Mayah!

Happy 8th Birthday! Mayah Jones is celebrating her 8th Birthday today! This birthday wish goes out to her from all of her many family and friends. We hope you have a wonderful and very Happy Birthday Mayah! … [Read more...]

Happy 80th Birthday!

80th Birthday The family of Mr. James Phillips would like to wish him a very happy 80th Birthday today. Mr. James is very fortunate to share his birthday with the one and only king Mr. Elvis Presley. He is pictured here having an ice cream with his lovely wife, Mrs. Betty Phillips. Happy Birthday to Mr. James Phillips! … [Read more...]

Lela Person celebrates 100 years

(Courtesy of the Times~Journal) A Birthday Celebration was held in honor of Ms. Lela Person on Sunday, April 15, 2012, 3PM at Mt. Zion Community Church. Ms. Person celebrated a 100 years on Tuesday, April 10, 2012. The celebration began with a prelude by Minister Walter Hall. The Welcome was presented by her great grandson Santez Kendrix. Pastor Simpson … [Read more...]