August 22, 2014

Free Cooking and Nutrition Class


Cooking Matters - Free Cooking and Nutrition Class Heard County 4-H is hosting a six-week, hands-on Cooking Matters class series.Aug 21 - Sept. 25, 2014Thursdays, 6:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.(Old Rec Dept. Gym)101 Glover Road, Franklin, GAYou will learn how to:*         Make the most of your food resources*         Cook nutritious, delicious food*         Shop … [Read more...]

Zumbathon for Ginger Stutts

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Zumbathon Fundraiser for Ginger Stutts! Mark your calendars August 23, 2014 from 11:00 am - 2:00 pm at the Centralhatchee Elementary School Gym. Fun for the whole family! Kids corner (jumper/slide, cotton candy, face painting, popcorn, snowcones) we have some awesome raffle and silent auction prizes!!! Vendors (Origami owl, Thirty-one, Doterra … [Read more...]

Cummings and Brooks Wedding Announcement

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Brooks Wedding Mr. Grady Lee Brooks and Ms. Elizabeth Ann Cummings are happy to announce their wedding on August 23,  2014 at Olive Branch Baptist Church at 5:30pm. Please call  678-588-2961 to RSVP. Thank you in advance. … [Read more...]

Happy 16th Birthday


Happy 16th Birthday We want to wish this handsome young man (Jordan Beard ) a very Happy 16th Birthday. We are so proud of you. You have grown into a fine young man and we love you very much. ~Meemaw and Papaw, Mom and Angel, Dad, Aunt Sam, Aunt Amber, Drew, Brandon, Hannah, Marisa, Isaiah, Addi and Abigail … [Read more...]

West Awards Scholarship To Local Student


(Franklin) -- West Corporation recently announced the recipients of its West Education Foundation scholarship program. The students will be awarded scholarships ranging between $1,000 to $3,000 which will be disbursed through Scholarship America, a non-profit student aid and support organization. Among the recipients was local Heard County High School … [Read more...]

Ephesus Library Event Postponed

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(Ephesus) -- The guest presentation by author Frye Gaillard planned for next Tuesday, August 19 at the Ephesus Library has been postponed. The event will be rescheduled next spring. Stay tuned to for further info. … [Read more...]

HHS Graduate in Pageant to “Stomp Out Hunger”

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(South Georgia) -- A 2013 graduate of Heard High School, Ms. Tyesha Wright, is currently competing in South Georgia's Miss Heart of the USA pageant which funds its own charity called "Stomp out Hunger." Stomp Out Hunger donates non-perishable food items and donation proceeds to the surrounding counties of Georgia. Tyesha's  job is to get the most votes for … [Read more...]

Local Family Needs Help


(Franklin) -- Finding the right resources that provide help for cancer patients is a daunting task. Cancer patients have many medical expenses, but also additional expenses outside of doctor bills. Just traveling back and forth to the doctor visits can be costly on a fixed income. That is the case involving Larry Price in Franklin. Price had the big garden … [Read more...]

Flat Rock Campground – Revival 2014


Flat Rock Campground - Revival 2014 (Hwy 34 West Franklin, GA) August 13th (Wednesday) – August 17th (Sunday) Services begin each night at 7:00 p.m. and Sunday at 11:00 a.m. Mark your calendars, and be a part of a very special week at Flat Rock Campground. Pastor Brandon Brooks from Prospect Church (4134 Hwy 34, Franklin) invites you each night to join … [Read more...]

August Meeting of the Heard County Republican Party

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(Franklin) -- Everyone is invited to participate at the next monthly meeting of the Heard County Republican Party on Tuesday, August 19, 2014. The meeting will take place from 7:00 – 8:00 PM at the Heard County Public Library located at 564 Main Street in Franklin. Bring your friends and relatives. All are invited to attend. … [Read more...]