October 31, 2014

Author visits Ephesus Public Library


(Ephesus) -- Tuesday night, October 21st, at 6:30 p.m., author Cheryl Pollard came to Ephesus Public Library to present her latest book, Love Lifted Me, the story of an African-American woman born in the Depression-era south. Ms. Pollard is also the author of Fording and Sunrise. Her books have sold all over the United States, as well as Canada and … [Read more...]

Centralhatchee Elementary Honor Roll (1st-Nine Weeks)


Centralhatchee Elementary School 4th 9 Weeks Honor Roll 2013- 2014 A Honor Roll (All grades must be 90 or above) 1st Grade-  Derrick Cook, Kassi  Hannah, Wyatt Hendrix, Luke Miller, Emma Shelnutt, Maddie Wilson, Coleton Annas, Eli Boyd, Lera Craven, Daniel Lohr, Jeremy Norton, Cassidy Prince, Abigayle Rowland, Will Smith, Keyrie Whitlock 2nd Grade- … [Read more...]

James Stewart Chapter Welcomes 4 New Members

Pictured above (L-R): Bonnie Baker, Sharon Frost, Pam Rogers, Hollis Crockett, Carla Brown

(Franklin) -- The James Stewart Chapter Daughters of the American Revolution is pleased to welcome four new members into the National Society Daughters of the American Revolution and into our chapter. Mary Wirth was verified by the National Society on May 5th, Sharon Denney Frost and Pam Denney Rogers were both verified by the National Society on August 5th … [Read more...]

Uncomfortable High School Student


(Franklin) -- If you take a look into our school handbook, who do you think the majority of the dress code rules are geared towards? If you don’t know then let me tell you, it’s the girls. I am not allowed tear wear, leggings, tank tops, jeggings, there can be no holes in jeans, and my dress MUST fall two inches above my knee. Why you might ask? Because as … [Read more...]

Hobo Supper at Glenloch Baptist Church


(Glenloch) -- Join us for the 30th annual Hobo supper at 5:30 p.m. on Wednesday, October 29 at Glenloch Baptist Church. Great family fun with hay rides, trunk-or-treat, bounce houses, paint-ball targets, games, and a live band! We would love to see you there! … [Read more...]

Lady Braves needing sponsors for the State Tournament

The 2014 Varsity Softball Team - Front Row (L-R): Ally Harris, Aspen Barker, Anna Shelnutt, Alexis Raines, Alyssa Cosper, 2nd Row (L-R): Madison Whitehead, Hattie Yarbrough, Johanna Beyer, Hannah Stephens, Cali Harrod, Katie Minix, Back Row (L-R): Coach Matt Hornsby, Coach Kelly Hadley, Sarah Schofield, Hannah Sanders, Jordan Watson, Coach Trent Bianco, Coach Ryan Duffey

(Franklin) -- If any individual or business would like to help the Lady Braves with expenses as they travel to the State Tournament in Columbus by sponsoring a meal for the team (feeding the team costs about $200 per meal) or by making any donation please contact head coach Matt Hornsby or HHS athletic director Shane Lasseter. As an added bonus, The Heard … [Read more...]

NOTICE: Destruction of Special Education Student Records


 NOTIFICATION OF DESTRUCTION OF  SPECIAL EDUCATION STUDENT RECORDS  In accordance with state and federal regulations implementing the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA), this notice is to inform you of Heard County School System’s intent to destroy personally identifiable information related to special education services maintained on … [Read more...]

Sheriff Ross Henry and Chief Kevin Hannah offer Halloween safety tips

halloween safety tips

(Franklin) -- It’s that time of the year for all of our little ghosts and goblins to come out and play. “Next to Christmas, Halloween is one our children’s favorite times of the year. Kids love it!!  They get the chance to dress up and get FREE CANDY!  Chief Hannah and I have discussed different safety issues that we feel are important and we wish to share … [Read more...]

FFA attends Sunbelt Ag Expo


(Moultrie, GA) -- The Heard County FFA attended the Sunbelt Ag Expo in Moultrie Georgia. Even after a long bus ride, a one hour traffic jam and twice the number of people because of the rain delay on Tuesday every student had a great time. The students made use of every available minute to see as many exhibits and explore all of the venues that time … [Read more...]

Fall Book Sale


(Ephesus) -- Ephesus Public Library will be having a Fall Book Sale, running from Thursday, October 23rd through Saturday, November 1st. We'll furnish a bag that you can fill up for $5.00, or you can buy items separately.  Great books - great prices!  Come on out! … [Read more...]