July 28, 2017

Kiwanis Club of Heard County

(Franklin) -- A Kiwanis Club has been started in Heard County. Now is the best time to get involved and find out what Kiwanis is all about. Serving children is at the center of our mission. With over 600,000 members in over 80 countries Kiwanis impacts the lives of millions of children around the world. Our club in Heard County is looking to make an impact … [Read more...]

Student Artist Spotlight (McKenna Yearwood)

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 was created by McKenna Yearwood. McKenna is a fifth grade student at Heard County Elementary School. McKenna painted a landscape of a barn and house … [Read more...]

Franklin Primary Healthcare Clinic

(Franklin, GA) -- Franklin Primary Healthcare Clinic, located at 1236 Franklin Parkway is open Monday thru Friday 8:00 AM -4:00 PM by appointments and walk-ins are welcome. The clinic is staffed by Family Nurse Practitioners Ann Hastings and Cherry Toney. Services include, but are not limited to: Women's Health • DOT Physicals • Sick Visits • Sports … [Read more...]

‘Back To School Bash’ this weekend

(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 29, 2017 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...]

2nd Annual Let’s Come Together: Voices in Unity

(Franklin) -- 2nd Annual Let's Come Together: Voices in Unity As A Community Near and Far - To Use Our Voices, To Pray, To Sing, To Promote Peace, and to say Thank You to all those that risk their lives to keep the community safe. This will be a day of appreciation to shine light and Thank God for the GOOD in the community. There will be drawing for prizes … [Read more...]

Upcoming Bake Sale at Ephesus Library

(Ephesus) -- Come out to Ephesus Public Library for our annual Bake Sale on Saturday, August 5th, at 9:00 a.m.! We'll have fried pies, cakes, cookies, and more! All proceeds will go to Ephesus Public Library. If you would like to donate an item to the bake sale, please have it here no later than 8:30 a.m. on the 5th! … [Read more...]

HES mini-reunion for Mr. Marcus Johnson

(Franklin) -- The collective sixth grade classes of Heard Elementary School taught by Mr. Marcus Johnson are having a "mini reunion." The purpose of this event is for all former students and/or co-workers of Mr. Johnson to come out and personally express their gratitude for the impact Mr. Johnson's foundational teaching had/has on their lives. The reunion … [Read more...]

Huge Yard Sale (Thursday-Saturday)

Huge Yard Sale  Tons of baby girl items, boy items, toys, furniture, and much much more! This Thursday - Saturday (July 20-22) from 10 AM to 4 PM at the old Bill's Dollar Store location just off the square in downtown Franklin, GA. … [Read more...]

Alzheimer’s Association Walk to End Alzheimer’s

(Lagrange, GA) -- The Alzheimer’s Association Walk to End Alzheimer’s will take place on Saturday, September 16 at Vernon Woods Retirement Community in LaGrange. Nearly 350 people from Troup, Meriwether, Heard and Pike counties are expected at this year’s event to raise awareness and funds to fight Alzheimer’s disease. Walk participants will complete a … [Read more...]

Ephesus Neighborhood Closet

(Ephesus) -- The Ephesus Neighborhood Closet is open the third Friday of every month from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00. The Closet has everything from clothing and toys to linens and dishes, sometimes even furniture. Every item is absolutely free, so take home what you need! It is located in the big white house next to Ephesus Baptist Church on Highway 100 in … [Read more...]