July 31, 2015

HELP WANTED: Post Office Jobs


POST OFFICE JOBS -- Hogansville, Franklin, and Lagrange Post Office locations now hiring RCA's (Rural Carrier Associates) -- Must have dependable transportation -- Apply online at www.usps.com -- Scroll down to the bottom of the page and click on careers -- Click on "Search Jobs online" -- Enter search criteria by State of Georgia and click start -- … [Read more...]

Spearman named SOG Volunteer of the Month

SOG Volunteer of the Month Amber Spearman

(Georgia) -- A Heard High School graduate was recently selected as the Georgia Special Olympics volunteer of the month for June. Amber Spearman is a 23 year-old student at the University of Georgia, where she majors in Nutritional Science. When she completes her bachelors degree, Amber plans to enroll in the School of Pharmacy. Her goals are to earn a … [Read more...]

Substitute Teacher Training Workshop


HEARD COUNTY SCHOOL SYSTEM SUBSTITUTE TEACHER TRAINING WORKSHOP A workshop to train persons who would like to be a substitute teacher in the Heard County School System will be held from 8:30 a.m. until 12:30 p.m. on August 25, 2015, at Heard County High School. This training is mandatory for anyone who wishes to be a substitute teacher. Anyone who has … [Read more...]

Prospect Church Yard & Bake Sale


(Franklin) -- Prospect Church is having a yard sale/ bake sale on Saturday, August 1, 2015, starting at 8:00 a.m. You can find us across from the Franklin Piggly Wiggly in the Harper Realty parking lot. There will be plenty of baby items, toys, children’s and adult clothing, home goods and décor, furniture, books, games, bric-a-brac and lots, lots … [Read more...]

Ephesus Summer Reading Program


(Ephesus) -- Ephesus Public Library would like to take this opportunity to thank everyone for the amazing Summer Reading Program that we had this year! We had 10 programs with almost 400 people in attendance. Thank you to the volunteers who helped to make it all possible, and to the parents and children who came to the events. You really made a … [Read more...]

Ephesus Library Introduces New Language Program


(Ephesus) -- At Ephesus Public Library, on Thursday, July 23rd at 3:00 p.m., we'll introduce you to something new that the West Georgia Regional Libraries have to offer - Mango Languages! At the library, you'll be able to use Mango through our GALILEO program to learn over 60 languages! We'll have a table set up with information about this free program, … [Read more...]

HHS Classes of 1980-1983 Labor Day Reunion


(Franklin) -- The Heard High School graduating classes of 1980 thru 1983 (or anybody else who wants to come) will be having a class reunion this upcoming Labor Day weekend. Organizers will be having a meeting this Sunday, July 19, 2015 at 4:00 pm at the high school. Everyone who can is asked to please attend this meeting. Planned activities thus far … [Read more...]

HCPR Football and Cheerleading Camp


(Franklin) -- The Heard Co. Recreation Department are offering a free football and cheerleading camp July 27-28 at the recreation department on Thompson Road. The deadline to register for the football and cheerleading camp is Friday, July 17th. Camp shirts and shorts must be ordered by July 20th. Call the recreation department at 706-675-3778 for more … [Read more...]

HCPR Youth Fishing Tournament (July 23)


(Franklin) -- Heard County Parks and Recreation will hold its annual Youth Fishing Tournament on Thursday, July 23 beginning at 6:30 p.m. at the recreation department on Thompson Road. There is no entry fee and prizes will be awarded in three different age groups. For more information see the flyer below or call the recreation department at 706-675-3778. … [Read more...]

Ephesus Precinct Republican Party Meeting

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(Ephesus) -- On Monday, July 20th, at 7:00 p.m., a meeting of the Heard County Republican Party will be held for the Ephesus Precinct. The meeting will take place at Ephesus Public Library in the Community Room. All are welcome to attend this information meeting. … [Read more...]