April 29, 2016

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...]

HHS Students participate in mock interviews

(Franklin, GA) -- On Wednesday, April 13th, students participated in mock interviews at Heard County High School. This was the second phase of our Career Planning Event for seniors. Also, Youth Ventures students and Work-based Learning students were invited to participate. Over 60 students participated in the mock interviews with community and business … [Read more...]

Franklin Hardee’s Biscuit Maker Wins Regional Competition

(Franklin, GA) -- Who bakes the best Hardee’s® Made from Scratch™ Biscuits in America? It just might be Alma Van Vorst from the local Hardee's right here in Franklin. Alma turned up the kitchen heat and beat out all the other bakers in both her district and regional competitions recently and as a result she, along with her general manager and district … [Read more...]

HELP WANTED: Full-Time Clerk Position

HELP WANTED (Franklin) -- The Heard County Clerk of Superior Court is now accepting applications for a full-time clerk position. Must have computer and multi-tasking skills; be able to work with the public with a professional, positive and courteous attitude; must possess a high school diploma or equivalent; be able to pass a criminal background check and … [Read more...]


HELP WANTED 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 or 770-854-7218. To learn more about Heard County Concrete visit our website at www.heardcountyconcrete.com.       … [Read more...]

HELP WANTED: Heavy Equipment Operators and Laborers

Utility Contractor seeks EXPERIENCED heavy equipment operators in water/sewer work, pipe laborers & general laborers. Some travel. Drug test, background check, valid driver’s license required. Pay based on experience. Company paid medical, bonuses based on company profits, 401-K, paid holidays & vacation after one year. E-mail resumes and … [Read more...]

Development Authority expanding Industrial Park East

(Franklin, GA) -- The Heard County Board of Commissioners unanimously approved an intergovernmental agreement last fall with the Development Authority of Heard County to assist with the site preparation and grading at the Industrial Park East to bring to completion the expansion of the park. “The Development Authority of Heard County is excited to be … [Read more...]

FFA Spring Plant Sale

(Franklin) -- The FFA Annual Spring Plant Sale begins this Saturday, March 26 at Heard County High School. The greenhouse will be open from 7:30 AM to 3:00 PM. Starting Monday, March 28 the greenhouse will be open from 8:00 AM till 3:00 PM Monday through Friday and again on Saturday from 8 a.m. till 12:00 p.m. During school hours, please call 706-675-3656 … [Read more...]

State Farm Closing in Observance of Good Friday

(Franklin) -- The Terry Harper State Farm Insurance Office will be closed this Friday, March 25, 2016 in observance of Good Friday. Everyone have a safe and Happy Easter weekend! … [Read more...]

FBLA competes at State Leadership Conference

(Athens, GA) -- The Heard County High FBLA Chapter competed in Athens, Georgia at the State Leadership Conference March 6-8. Congratulations to the following students for placing in their events: Alex Olinger – 5th Place in E-Business and Zaria Easter – 9th Place in Social Media Campaign. Other competitors were Caitlin Shelnutt—FBLA Principles and … [Read more...]