April 14, 2021

4-H Vidalia Onion Sale

(Franklin, GA) -- 4-H's annual Vidalia Onion Sale is underway! Orders and money are due by April 16! Heard County 4-H office hours are Monday-Friday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM at 101 Glover Road in Franklin (across from the Franklin Dollar General at the Old Recreation Department. Payments can be mailed to: Heard County 4-H (ATTN: Onions), P.O. Box 503, Franklin GA … [Read more...]

Job Opening 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...]

HELP WANTED: Hunt & Bird Dog Supervisor/Trainer

Looking to hire a hunt & bird dog supervisor/trainer. Pay ranging from 35-50k/year. Please email resume to kerri@ngturf.com Office # 770-832-8608 … [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 PM to 6:00 AM - with a 36/48 work schedule). The applicant must have a high school diploma or equivalent, and must agree to a pre-employment drug test and … [Read more...]

A message of thanks from Franklin Mayor Kevin Hayes

Press Release from Franklin Mayor Kevin Hayes: As the assessment and recovery phase continues in the City of Franklin, I wanted to take this opportunity to thank each and every individual, business, group, and state agency that has contributed to the cleanup efforts in our community. The impact of the tornado that wreaked havoc on our city late Thursday … [Read more...]

March water cut-off date at HCWA

March Cut-Off Notice (Franklin, GA) -- To avoid interruption in water service, make your past due payment by Monday, March 29, 2021. If you are unable to come to the office during normal business hours, you may place payments in our drop-box located on the front door, visit www.myhcwa.com or call our automated payment system at 1-888-695-7749 to make a … [Read more...]

State and Federal Income Tax Deadlines Extended

(Franklin, GA) -- The Georgia Department of Revenue (DOR) announced Thursday, in conformance with the U.S. Treasury Department and Internal Revenue Service (IRS), that the state of Georgia is automatically extending the 2020 individual income tax filing and payment deadline from April 15, 2021 to May 17, 2021, without penalties or interest. The United … [Read more...]

2021 Heard County Braves Football Stadium Signs

(Franklin, GA) -- 2021 Heard County Braves football stadium sign contracts are now available. These signs are 4'X6' with the design you choose. Some designs may require extra fees. All signs are displayed along the fence throughout the football season and during playoff games. This is an excellent way for you to support the kids of the community while … [Read more...]

PUBLIC NOTICE: Franklin Housing Authority March meeting date changed

PUBLIC NOTICE (Franklin, GA) -- The regularly scheduled meeting of the Board of Commissioners for Franklin Housing Authority, Franklin Housing and Redevelopment, and Ridgeview at Franklin, Inc. is being changed from Friday, March 12, 2021 to Friday March 19, 2021 at the Housing Authority Office at 9:00 AM. The reason for this change is numerous schedule … [Read more...]

PUBLIC NOTICE: CAFI meeting date changes

Public Notice - Change of Meeting Date TO:           Carroll, Coweta, Heard, Meriwether, and Troup County, GA Residents FROM:     Jennifer Corcione, Executive Director, Community Action for Improvement, Inc. (CAFI) RE:             Board of Directors Meetings Date Change DATE:        March 10, 2021 The regularly scheduled meetings for the CAFI Board of … [Read more...]