November 18, 2017

Student Artist Spotlight (Emily Skinner)

Heard Co. Student Art Spotlight (Franklin) -- Each week we spotlight an art creation of an elementary grade student from Heard, Centralhatchee, or Ephesus Elementary. Emily is a second grade student at Heard County Elementary School. Emily created a landscape showing the horizon line. She learned the horizon line separates the sky from the ground. … [Read more...]

2017 Franklin Christmas Parade

(Franklin) -- The City of Franklin invites the community to come out and participate in Winter Fest 2017 on the Square and watch our amazing Christmas Parade on Friday, December 1st.  The activities will begin at 5:00 p.m. and the Christmas Parade starts at 6:00 p.m.  Santa and Mrs. Claus will arrive at the end of the parade. Come out and start your … [Read more...]

Historical Society November Meeting

(Franklin) -- The Heard County Historical Society will have its monthly meeting on Thursday, November 16, 2017, at Three Rivers Commission Building at 5:30 P.M. Our member, Mr. Vernon Abbott, will have the program on "A Missionary's Journey". Mr. Abbott has been to Uganda, Africa several times and he will describe the hardships and triumphs of the children … [Read more...]

Town of Centralhatchee Christmas Parade

(Centralhatchee) -- Please join the Town of Centralhatchee to kick off this year's holiday season with its Annual Christmas Parade. Citizens, friends and families are encouraged to line the streets of Centralhatchee Parkway and enjoy the parade on Saturday, December 2nd at 4:30 p.m. Following the parade, everyone is invited for the lighting of the … [Read more...]

Turkey Shoot this Saturday

Turkey Shoot (Frolona) -- High Point Church Of God is hosting a Turkey Shoot on Saturday, November 11, 2017 at 10:00 AM. $3.00 per shot. High Point Church of God is located at 8511 Frolona Rd. in Franklin, GA. … [Read more...]

Student Artist Spotlight (Kylie Youngblood)

Heard Co. Student Art Spotlight (Franklin) -- Each week we spotlight an art creation of an elementary grade student from Heard, Centralhatchee, or Ephesus Elementary. This week’s Student Artist Spotlight is Kylie Youngblood. Kylie is a fifth grade student at Heard County Elementary School. Kylie used one point perspective to create a hallway. … [Read more...]

National Adoption Month

(Franklin, GA) -- November is National Adoption Month! In Georgia, there are more than 2,511 15–18 year olds in foster care. Many of these youth have spent many years in foster care and are seeking more permanent connections through adoption by a family or adult mentor. Supportive and committed relationships are critical in helping teens prepare and … [Read more...]

HHS Visual Arts Department hosting first Art Show

(Franklin) -- Mr. Clint Robinson, the teacher of visual arts at the high school, has teamed up with several students to organize an art show for the end of the current semester. This show will showcase the progression of the students’ art as well as how they have flourished under the mentorship of Mr. Robinson. The Art Show will also offer the students’ … [Read more...]

Heard BOC Closing/Moving Schedule

EFFECTIVE NOVEMBER 3, 2017 Heard County Board Of Commissioners Office Will Be In The Process Of Relocating To 201 Park Ave, Franklin, Ga (New Building Behind Courthouse) Beginning Friday, November 3, 2017. Our Office Will Resume Regular Business Hours Of 8:00 A.M. To 5:00 P.M. Beginning On Monday, November 6, 2017 At Our New Location Listed Above. Thank … [Read more...]

Heard County Tax Commissioner’s Office Closing

Heard County Tax Commissioner's Office The Heard County Tax Commissioner's  Office will be closed the 2nd and 3rd of November. We will be moving to our new location in the administration building across the street from where it is now. The new address is 201 Park Avenue room # 300 / P.O box 519 Franklin, GA 30217. We are sorry for any inconvenience this … [Read more...]