October 16, 2018

10th Annual Community Carnival Trunk-or-Treat

(Franklin, GA) -- The Heard County Covered Arena will play host to the 10th Annual Community Carnival and Trunk-or-Treat on Halloween night (Wednesday, October 31) from 6:30-8:00 PM. The event is being presented by the Franklin Police Department, Heard County Sheriff's Office, Heard EMA, The Heard County Commissioners, and Heard High School FFA. The night … [Read more...]

HELP WANTED: Job Opening at HCPR

(Franklin, GA) -- Heard County Parks & Recreation will be accepting applications for two full-time groundskeeper positions. Job involves grass cutting, weed eating, trash pickup, custodial duties as needed and ball field maintenance. Experience is preferred but not required. Applicants must be able to pass a criminal background check and a … [Read more...]

Lifeline Awareness Week in Georgia

(Atlanta, GA) -- The Georgia Public Service Commission (Commission) wants to remind all Georgians that September 10-14, 2018 is National Lifeline Awareness Week in Georgia. Access to local emergency services and community resources is vital to our low-income and elderly residents. The Commission wants residents to “stay connected” and is reaching out to … [Read more...]

HELP WANTED: Position Available – Heard Co. Public Works Department

(Franklin, GA) -- The Heard County Public Works Department is accepting applications for a full-time truck driver. Job involves dump, lowboy, and flatbed operation. Experience is preferred but not required. Grading/heavy equipment operation experience is also a plus. Applicants must be able to pass a criminal background check and a pre-employment drug test … [Read more...]


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...]

HCHS Accepting Bids for Site Demolition Work

ACCEPTING BIDS Site Demolition At Heard County High School Job Description and Specifications: Complete demolition and removal of all debris at the following addresses: 401 Main St, 439 Main St, 459 Main St, 481 Main St and an unnumbered lot adjacent to 459 and 481 Main Street. All lots are in Franklin GA, 30217. Removal should include all structures, … [Read more...]

Heard County ‘Back To School Bash’ Saturday morning

(Franklin, GA) — Heard County Community Partnership, a Georgia Family Connection Affiliate, and its’ collaborative partners will hold their annual Back To School Bash Resource Fair this Saturday, July 28, 2018 from 9:00 to 11:00 AM at the Heard County Covered Arena in Franklin. Around 1,000 to 1,200 residents will take advantage of the event to glean a … [Read more...]

Alabama back-to-school sales tax holiday this weekend

(State of Alabama) -- Alabama's 13th annual sales tax holiday is this weekend. From 12:01 AM CST/1:01 AM EST Friday through midnight Sunday, (July 20-22, 2018), shoppers will have the opportunity to buy certain school supplies, computers and clothing, free of state sales tax. Local sales tax may apply and there are restrictions on what is … [Read more...]

NOW HIRING: Heard County Sod Farm

NOW HIRING—LOCAL HEARD COUNTY SOD FARM Need full-time or part-time operator of tractor and finishing mower. Hourly pay with health benefits + 401K. Apply in person or email jutt@ngturf.com for an application 1487 Black Dirt Rd, Whitesburg, GA 30185 … [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...]