December 6, 2019

HELP WANTED: Registered Nurses

(Franklin, GA) -- Registered Nurse (RN) positions available. NO nights, NO weekends, and NO holidays. Currently licensed in the State of Georgia w/2 years experience in geriatric, community health, or long-term care. Computer skills are a must. RN will perform in-home assessments for the Elderly and Disabled Waiver Program. Office is in Franklin, … [Read more...]

Remembering Pearl Harbor

Each year on Dec. 7, Pearl Harbor Survivors, veterans and visitors from all over the world come together to honor and remember the 2,403 service members and civilians who were killed during the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor on December 7, 1941. A further 1,178 people were injured in the attack, which permanently sank two U.S. Navy battleships - the … [Read more...]

Thursday Night Bingo at American Legion Post 148

(Franklin) -- Come out every Thursday night for Bingo at the Heard County American Legion. Doors open at 6:00 pm and game starts at 7:30 pm. Family fun, smoke-free area, and no alcohol served. We look forward to seeing you! $15.00 minimum cash only. Proceeds support the Heard County American Legion and the work they do for the veterans of Heard … [Read more...]

Surplus Item Auction – Heard County School System

Heard County Schools Surplus Item Sale  *PICK UP ANYTIME BY DECEMBER 13, 2019* *APPOINTMENT ONLY* 2 Trailers of Contents and a 250-Gallon Gas Tank Each trailer's contents contains old school furniture, etc. and will be sold as one lot so each bid is for all the contents of that container. All (3) items are sold as is and the bidder is responsible … [Read more...]

Ephesus Neighborhood Closet Holiday Schedule

(Ephesus, GA) -- The Neighborhood Closet in Ephesus, Georgia will change its schedule during the month of December. For December only, the Closet will be open the 2nd Friday of the month. In January, it will revert back to opening the 3rd Friday of the month. The Neighborhood Closet, originally started by the Ephesus Library Book Club, has clothing, … [Read more...]

Healing PTSD Stamp to be issued on December 2

(Franklin, GA) -- The US Postal Service announced recently that a semipostal stamp will be issued on December 2 to help raise funds for those diagnosed with post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). The Healing PTSD semipostal stamp features a photographic illusion of a green plant sprouting from the ground, which is covered in fallen leaves. The image is … [Read more...]

HCHS Mentoring Program receives donation

(Franklin, GA) -- Oglethorpe Power Corp. recently presented a check for $1,000 to Heard County High School. The donation will be used to fund Heard County High School’s existing Mentoring Program and the expansion of the program to include 6th-8th grade students. The program is designed to improve the four-year graduation rate and decrease the dropout rate … [Read more...]

Alcoholics Anonymous Meetings

(Franklin) — If you want to drink, that’s your business. If you want to stop, we can help. Come to a meeting of Alcoholics Anonymous to hear a solution. Every Monday night from 6:00 – 7:00 PM an open discussion meeting of AA is held at the Franklin Church of God located at 12002 GA Hwy 100 in Franklin, GA. … [Read more...]

Job Opening at Heard County Water Authority

The Heard County Water Authority The Heard County Water Authority is currently taking applications for an Operations Specialist to work in the office. 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 … [Read more...]

Caney Head UMC Christmas Bazaar

(Heard County, GA) -- Caney Head United Methodist Church will be hosting a Christmas Bazaar on Saturday, December 7 beginning at 9:00 AM. The church which is located at 1304 Caney Head Road near Roosterville. The Bazaar will feature loads of crafty Christmas items, handmade woodwork, quilts, canned goods, local honey, handmade pottery, beautiful framed … [Read more...]