April 27, 2018

Homecoming at Macedonia Baptist Church

(Franklin, GA) -- Macedonia Baptist Church will be hosting their annual Homecoming Service on Sunday May 6, 2018. The special service starts at 10:00 AM and will be followed by the normal service at 11:00 AM. Food will be provided in the Fellowship Hall after service. For more information contact Pastor Shane Dawson at 678-531-9378. Macedonia Baptist … [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...]

Memorial Day/Homecoming Service at CFB

(Centralhatchee) -- Centralhatchee First Baptist Church will hold their annual Memorial Day/Homecoming Celebration on Sunday, May 6, 2018. There is a special service time of 10:00 a.m. for the Memorial service. During this service individuals of the Centralhatchee community that have passed over during the previous year will be recognized. Homecoming … [Read more...]

Pinwheel Garden recognizes Child Abuse Prevention Month

(Franklin/Times~Journal) -- This year we celebrated the 35th Anniversary of our national awareness month as April was first designated as Child Abuse Prevention Month by President Ronald Reagan in 1983. It’s the time of the year again we recommit to giving every child a chance to succeed and to ensuring that every child grows up in a safe, stable, and … [Read more...]

Benefit For Tricia Johnson

(Franklin, GA) -- Tricia Johnson is a 26 year old wife of Bryan Johnson, a lineman for Pike Electric. She is also the mother of three beautiful girls, ages eight, five and one. Tricia was recently diagnosed with Chondrosarcoma, a type of bone cancer, that was found in her skull. In early February, she had surgery to try and remove the tumor. Even though … [Read more...]

A Night at the Centralhatchee Museum

(Centralhatchee) -- History came to life at the March PTO meeting titled, A Night at the Centralhatchee Museum. The night began with pre-k students leading the Pledge of Allegiance. Visitors then had the opportunity to tour the museum exhibits which included American Symbols (kindergarten), Then and Now Artifacts (first grade), Historical American Figures … [Read more...]

Heard Historical Society Farmhouse Museum Tour

(Franklin, GA) -- The Heard County Historical Society will be heading to This Old Farmhouse GA on Thursday, April 19 at 5:30, to tour a farmhouse museum located on Hwy. 27 North in Heard County. We will explore early homesteading practices done in Heard County during  1920-1930. The museum grounds and buildings will be the focus with emphasis on farming … [Read more...]

CRK and Ken Bearden team up for Fishing Workshop

(Troup County, GA) -- Join aboard Chattahoochee Riverkeeper’s (CRK) Miss Sally floating classroom for a Sunday afternoon on West Point Lake and the opportunity to learn from professional fishing guide Ken Bearden. Known for his on-the-water expertise, Bearden will be teaching a wide variety of skills such as selecting fishing gear, knot tying, spooling … [Read more...]

National Vietnam War Veterans Day

National Vietnam War Veterans Day is a commemorative holiday in the United States which recognizes the sacrifices that veterans and their families made during the Vietnam War. It is also a day to give proper recognition to the men and women who returned home from that war and didn’t receive a proper welcome home. It’s a holiday that’s been celebrated since … [Read more...]

Easter Sunday at Centralhatchee First Baptist

(Centralhatchee, GA) -- Egg Hunt, Special Activities and Sunrise Service-Easter is always a special day in a Christian’s life as we celebrate Christ’s resurrection! At Centralhatchee First Baptist Church we have an extra special day planned for everyone. We will begin Easter Sunday with Sunrise service at 7:20 a.m. in the parking lot. After we enjoy a … [Read more...]