March 25, 2017

Turkey Shoot this Saturday

Turkey Shoot (Frolona) -- High Point Church Of God is hosting a Turkey Shoot on Saturday, March 25, 2017 at 10:00 AM. … [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 6:30 – 7:30 p.m. 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...]

Student Artist Spotlight (Trevor Strickland)

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 Trevor Strickland. Trevor is a Kindergarten student at Heard County Elementary School. Trevor used lines and shapes to draw a parrot and … [Read more...]

‘Sing to Remember’ Benefit for the Alabama Alzheimer’s Association

(Roanoke, AL) -- A gospel singing entitled 'Sing to Remember' to benefit the Alabama Alzheimer's Association will take place on April 1, 2017 at the Roanoke City Auditorium in Roanoke, Alabama. The singing will feature 'The McKameys' and 'Heaven's Mountain Band' and will begin at 7:00 PM EST/6:00 PM CST. No tickets are needed only a $12 donation at the … [Read more...]

4-H Sweet Vidalia Onions on SALE NOW!

(Franklin, GA) -- Heard County 4-H’ers and Shooting Sports Teams are on the streets taking orders for Vidalia onions so be sure and place your order today! This is their main fundraiser to help them raise money so they can compete at the State Competition. Delivery for the onions is expected in early May. We will be selling: 10 lb. medium bags for $11.00 … [Read more...]

Boston butt fundraiser to benefit Caney Head Youth

(Heard County, GA) -- T-Roy will be smoking Boston butts for the upcoming Easter holiday to benefit the Caney Head Church Youth Group! They will be available for pick up at Caney Head Church at 4:00 PM on Saturday, April 15th. Pre-orders (required) are due by by April 5th. The cost of each Boston butt $30. All proceeds will benefit the Caney Head Youth. … [Read more...]

Job Fair at the Franklin Community Center

(Franklin, GA) -- Allegiance Staffing is hosting a Job Fair at the Franklin Community Center on Friday, March 24 from 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM. Applicants must be able to pass client background check requirements and a drug test. Please bring a resume and dress for success! The Franklin Community Center is located at 2484 Franklin Parkway in Franklin, GA. … [Read more...]

Letter to the Editor: Thank You

THANK YOU I want to thank all of the Heard County EMS employees that came out to my house on Thursday morning, March 2nd to help my husband Mel Daniel. You were awesome and it is greatly appreciated! Also, to the West Ga Medical Center ICU nurses and doctors -- thank you for everything -- especially nurses and NP's for Dr. Williams Aimee, Kelcey, Leigh, … [Read more...]

Student Artist Spotlight (Alyssa Rivers)

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 Alyssa Rivers. Alyssa is a 5th Grade student at Ephesus Elementary School. Alyssa created a barn showing emphasis by utilizing color, size and … [Read more...]

HHS Athletic Department seeks Silent Auction Sponsors

(Franklin) -- We are currently seeking sponsors for the 9th Annual Heard County Athletics Silent Auction. The event is scheduled for April 29, 2017 at 6:00 pm at Heard County High School. The event includes a wonderful meal and many prizes are given away including a total of $5,000.00 dollars in cash. Tickets are $50.00 each and may be purchased from any … [Read more...]