July 20, 2017

BIG SKY ENTERPRISE: Can Small Town Prices Give Entrepreneurs Room To Grow?

(Franklin/Times-Journal) -- In a struggling economy, small business owners can find it difficult to cover their operating costs. One solution? Decrease expenses by moving into rural areas. Erin Michelle Sky and Steven Brown, co-founders of Trash Dogs Media, LLC, a publishing house in Franklin, Georgia, first moved to farm country for the lifestyle. “We … [Read more...]

Franklin Primary Healthcare Clinic

(Franklin, GA) -- Franklin Primary Healthcare Clinic, located at 1236 Franklin Parkway is open Monday thru Friday 8:00 AM -4:00 PM by appointments and walk-ins are welcome. The clinic is staffed by Family Nurse Practitioners Ann Hastings and Cherry Toney. Services include, but are not limited to: Women's Health • DOT Physicals • Sick Visits • Sports … [Read more...]

Marching Braves Spirit Nights at Arby’s

(Carrollton) -- Arby's in Carrollton will be holding Spirit Nights for the Heard County Marching Braves on June 15th, 22nd, 29th and July 20th. The Marching Braves will receive 15% of all proceeds from 6-8 p.m. each night. The funds will be used for costs such as competitions, transportation and other expenses during the marching season. Please come out … [Read more...]

Franklin Police announce Internet Purchase Exchange Location

(Franklin, GA) -- The Franklin Police Department is encouraging citizens and visitors of the local community to utilize the public parking area beside the Franklin Police Station, located at 118 Davis Street, as an internet purchase exchange location. The newly designated area includes 24-hour video surveillance and is easily accessible to the public. This … [Read more...]

HELP WANTED: Maintenance Technician

HELP WANTED Georgia State Parks is seeking a full-time Parks Maintenance Technician 3 for Chattahoochee Bend State Park in Newnan. Interested applicants should review the minimum qualifications listed in the Department of Natural Resources Vacancy Announcement which can be found at www.gadnr.org/careers. State Employment Applications should be mailed to … [Read more...]

HELP WANTED: CDL DRIVERS

HELP WANTED (Franklin) -- Heard County Concrete is now hiring CDL Drivers (Class B Minimum) to work in the West Georgia/East Alabama area. For more details call Justin at 770-853-8598. To learn more about Heard County Concrete visit our website at www.heardcountyconcrete.com.       … [Read more...]

Surplus Item Sale – Heard County School System

Heard County Schools Surplus Item Sale  Bid Opening May 11, 2017 *PICK UP ANYTIME BY MAY 25th* * APPOINTMENT ONLY * 2 Containers Examples of the items are: Student and Teacher Desks, Student Chairs (all sizes), File Cabinets, Rolling carts, TV's, Tables and other miscellaneous items. Each container's contents will be sold as one lot so each bid is … [Read more...]

Grant approved for proposed ATV park in Heard County

(Franklin, GA) -- Several hundred acres of state-owned property near Franklin could someday become a large all-terrain vehicle adventure park. The state has owned the 700-acre Bush Head Shoals property, located along the Chattahoochee River a few miles east of Franklin for several years but has never developed the property. The proposed ATV park would be a … [Read more...]

HELP WANTED: Beck Facility Services

HELP WANTED Beck Facility Services is currently taking applications for General Cleaners in the Heard County area. Please visit www.becksupport.com to fill out an application. All applicants must pass a drug test and background check prior to hire. … [Read more...]

Local FBLA member qualifies for National Leadership Conference

(Franklin, GA) -- The Heard County High School Chapter of FBLA competed at the 2017 State Leadership Conference in Athens on March 12-14. Congratulations to Mason Hudson for placing second in 3D Animation. He will represent Georgia FBLA at the National Leadership Conference in Anaheim, California June 28-July 3. Mason presented his 3D animation project to … [Read more...]