October 21, 2019

Estate Sale in Franklin (October 25-26)

(Franklin, GA) -- An Estate Sale will take place Friday, October 25 and Saturday, October 26 at 394 Birch Road in Franklin. All kinds of decor and porcelain pieces, furniture and electronics, as well as cookware and small electric appliances.  Estate Sale hours will be from 8:00 AM - 2:00 PM each day. … [Read more...]

11th Annual Community Carnival Trunk-or-Treat

(Franklin, GA) -- The Heard County Covered Arena will play host to the 11th Annual Community Carnival and Trunk-or-Treat on Halloween night (Thursday, October 31) from 6:30-8:00 PM. The night will be full of fun and festivities and feature hayrides, costume contests, prizes for most original trunks, and of course trick-or-treat candy giveaways. Trunkers … [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 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...]

GRAND OPENING: Thurman’s Produce Market (Heard County Location)

(Heard County, GA) -- Thurman's Produce Market will celebrate its GRAND OPENING of a new Heard County location at 18473 HWY 27 near the Heard/Carroll County line this Saturday, September 21. FREE Hot dogs and Drinks will be served from 11AM-1PM or while supplies last. Items Available Fresh Fruit and Vegetables Jellies Amish Conserves/Preserves Farm … [Read more...]

Position Open 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...]

Worksource Three Rivers awards In The Door, LLC $663,108 to provide youth services

(Griffin, GA) -- WorkSource Three Rivers has contracted with In The Door, LLC to provide services to youth (ages 16-24) for the Three Rivers Region. In The Door provides career pathways, credential attainment, and supportive services to young adults who may face barriers to employment. Through local partnerships, participants gain hands-on work experience. … [Read more...]

Ask-A-Lawyer Day in Lagrange

(Lagrange, GA) – The Columbus Regional Office of the Georgia Legal Services Program, Inc. and the Community Foundation of the Chattahoochee Valley, Inc. are hosting a Free Legal Clinic for Low Income Georgians in civil legal matters only. Attorneys are available to provide assistance with Advance Directives, Child Support, Consumer Disputes, Credit/Debt … [Read more...]

Local police issue SCAM warning involving gift cards

(Franklin, GA) -- The Franklin Police Department is warning citizens of a scam involving Google Play and other gift cards. “This scam commonly takes place when criminals call on the telephone informing victims of a refund, late payment, overdue taxes, and even posing as local or federal law enforcement officers and threatening legal action," says Chief … [Read more...]

Heard County BOC Agenda (07/23/19)

AGENDA HEARD COUNTY COMMISSIONERS MEETING July 23, 2019 – 6:30 P.M. I.  CALL TO ORDER II.  WELCOME, INVOCATION, AND PLEDGE TO THE FLAG III. INVITED GUESTS – Ms. Doris J. Turner, Partnership Specialist, Atlanta Regional Census Center – U.S. Census Bureau IV. PUBLIC HEARINGS  1) Special Use Application for a Private Family Cemetery – Ms. Elizabeth … [Read more...]

HELP WANTED: Heard Transit Accepting Applications

HELP WANTED (Franklin, GA) -- Heard County Transit is accepting applications for a part-time transit driver. Hours are from 16 to 26 hours per week. You will be expected to provide safe, reliable, and efficient transportation services for the residents of Heard County. Applicants must have a valid Georgia driver’s license with a satisfactory MVR; … [Read more...]