December 16, 2019

No Mo’ Loco in Downtown Franklin

(Franklin, GA) -- Heard County's largest restaurant, LocoMex on The River, closed its doors to customers early this week leaving Downtown Franklin without an establishment that serves distilled spirits. That may be the case only temporarily, however, as the Heard Citizen learned officially today that a new restaurant will be coming to the location early … [Read more...]

HELP WANTED: Registered Nurses

(Franklin, GA) -- Registered Nurse (RN) positions available. NO nights, NO weekends, and NO holidays. Currently licensed in the State of Georgia w/2 years experience in geriatric, community health, or long-term care. Computer skills are a must. RN will perform in-home assessments for the Elderly and Disabled Waiver Program. Office is in Franklin, … [Read more...]

Surplus Item Auction – Heard County School System

Heard County Schools Surplus Item Sale  *PICK UP ANYTIME BY DECEMBER 13, 2019* *APPOINTMENT ONLY* 2 Trailers of Contents and a 250-Gallon Gas Tank Each trailer's contents contains old school furniture, etc. and will be sold as one lot so each bid is for all the contents of that container. All (3) items are sold as is and the bidder is responsible … [Read more...]

Job Opening at Heard County Water Authority

The Heard County Water Authority The Heard County Water Authority is currently taking applications for an Operations Specialist to work in the office. 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 … [Read more...]

$10,000 REWARD being offered following weekend burglary

(Franklin, GA) -- A $10,000 reward is being offered for information leading to the arrest and conviction of an unknown burglary suspect or suspects that robbed some local businesses over the weekend. According to a press release issued today by Lieutenant Tino Brooks of the Franklin Police Department, a long list of items were stolen including a van that … [Read more...]

Make your ‘Toys For Tots’ donations at State Farm through December 6

(Franklin, GA) -- The Terry Harper State Farm Insurance office in Franklin will be accepting your 'Toys For Tots' donations at their office for the holidays. Harper Realty and State Farm Insurance is located at 270 E. Court Sq. in downtown Franklin across from the Piggly Wiggly. For more information see the flyer below or call (706) 675-3093. … [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 Animal Control

(Franklin, GA) -- The Heard County Animal Control Center has an immediate opening for a part time Animal Care Attendant. Hours are Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. to noon and every third weekend. Position requires occasional heavy lifting; positive and courteous attitude and must be able to work well with animals, co-workers, and the general public. … [Read more...]

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...]

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...]