August 30, 2015

Calling All 4th through 6th graders!


(Franklin) -- 4-H Wants You! Heard County 4-H is starting a new group activity called “Clover Kids” and we want you to be a part of the fun! It will be for youth in grades 4th, 5th , & 6th that live in Heard County. Clover Kids will be led by a special group of kids that serve on our Leadership Council. We will meet at the Old River Gym the second … [Read more...]

Ephesus Library Computer Classes


(Ephesus) -- Ephesus Public Library has one-on-one classes for anyone who needs computer instruction. Ms. Diane Langley has graciously volunteered to teach these classes. They can be scheduled at any time during the day. Whether you've never even turned on a computer before, or you're a novice and need a little help with Word, Excel, Powerpoint, or surfing … [Read more...]

Carrollton Career Expo scheduled for Sept. 1


(Atlanta, GA) -- The Georgia Department of Labor (GDOL) will assist several other organizations with a career expo in Carrollton on Tuesday, Sept. 1. The expo will be held from 1-4 p.m. at the Tabernacle Baptist Church located at 150 Tabernacle Drive. The other organizations conducting the expo are the Carrollton Goodwill Career Center, Carrollton Housing … [Read more...]

Ephesus Baptist Church to Celebrate 125 Years


(Ephesus) -- Ephesus Baptist Church, located on Highway 100 in Ephesus, Georgia, will be celebrating its 125th Anniversary on Sunday, August 30th, beginning at 10:00 a.m. Dinner will be served on the grounds. Fred Cooke, the 22nd pastor of Ephesus Church, will bring the message. If you would like to dress in old-fashioned attire, please feel free to do … [Read more...]

Heard High Class of 1970 Reunion

Invert Reunion

(Franklin) -- The Heard High School graduating class of 1970 will be having a 45th class reunion at Heard High on October 9, 2015 at 7:00 p.m. If interested in helping organize this reunion, please meet at the Centralhatchee Parkway Baptist Church on August 27th at 6:00 p.m. Please call Randy Chesnut at 706-675-6579 if interested in attending the planning … [Read more...]

‘Back to School Blast’ at Glenloch Baptist Church


(Franklin) -- Glenloch Baptist Church will host a "Back to School Blast" on Wednesday, August 12, 2015 from 6:00-8:00 p.m. at their church located at 2807 Glenloch Rd, off Highway 27 between Carrollton and Franklin. The event will feature games, food water slides and much more. For more information visit or call 770-854-5346. … [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...]

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 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...]