April 25, 2015

FCA Revival at HHS


(Franklin) -- The Heard High School Fellowship of Christian Athletes will be hosting a Revival next week in the Heard High School gymnasium. The revival will take place each night from April 27- May 1 at 7:00 p.m. and will feature guest preachers from the local area. For more information contact Kinley Cantrell at 404-576-2953 or Ethan Caldwell at … [Read more...]

Rabies Clinic at HC Animal Control Saturday


(Franklin) -- A Rabies Clinic will be hosted on Saturday April 25, 2015 at Heard County Animal Control in Franklin from 9:00 a.m. until noon. Bring your dogs on leashes and cats in carriers. Price is $8.00 per animal. … [Read more...]

Special Olympics Invitational Track and Field Meet


HEARD COUNTY SPECIAL OLYMPICS TRACK AND FIELD MEET WHAT: Heard Special Olympics Athletes competing at the Invitational Track and Field Meet WHERE:  NEWNAN HIGH SCHOOL WHEN:  May 13, 2015 RAIN DATES: May 14-15 TIME:  9:30 A.M. – 2:00 P.M. INFORMATION:  All parents and any community volunteers are invited to attend. Please call the Heard Elementary … [Read more...]

Victim’s Rights Week Blood Drive


(Franklin) -- On Monday, District Attorney Pete Skandalakis and his Victim Assistance staff sponsored a Red Cross Blood Drive at the Franklin Community Center to commemorate National Crime Victim’s Rights Week. The Victim Assistance Program with the District Attorney’s was created to assist innocent victims of violent and personal crime during their … [Read more...]

Red Cross Blood Drive in Franklin


(Franklin) -- National Crime Victim’s Rights Week will be observed this year the week of April 19th. The goal of this annual observance is to unite communities in honoring and empowering victims of crime and bringing awareness to the local community about victim’s rights. This year the Victim Assistance Program in District Attorney Pete Skandalakis’ Office … [Read more...]

Open Range Cowboy Church in Carrollton


(Carrollton, GA) -- Open Range Cowboy Church will host its first annual Bike Ride and Cowboy Church event on May 9, 2015 at the VFW Complex/ Fairgrounds in Carrollton. In addition to the Bike Ride, the event will also feature lunch, music, horseback rides, and Cowboy Church beginning at 1:00 p.m. All are invited to attend. For more information call … [Read more...]

National Infant Immunization Week


(Franklin) -- With National Infant Immunization Week beginning April 18th now is the perfect time to get acquainted with the staff at the Heard County Health Department and the services they provide. Vaccines are offered for children and adults of all ages. The Vaccines for Children (VFC) Program helps provide vaccines to children, up to 18 years of age, … [Read more...]

Hillside Art, Music and Food Festival


(Lagrange, GA) -- The inaugural Hillside Art, Music and Food Festival on April 18th from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm on Garfield Street in LaGrange (625 Jefferson Street). Over 40 local vendors are planning to attend that will have unique finds including pottery, watercolors, crochet, beadwork and much more. An array of “Do It Yourself” artisans will have … [Read more...]

Local competing at Bodybuilding Show

Photo: KSH Photography

(Newnan, GA) -- Qua Reid, a 2013 graduate of Heard County High School will be competing this Sunday at the 2015 NGA Georgia Natural Bodybuilding, Fitness, and Bikini Championship. This will be Reid's second year competing at the show presented by Elite Fitness. The event takes place at the Charles Wadsworth Auditorium at 25 Jefferson St. in … [Read more...]

Upcoming Health Fair in Franklin

Health Fair

(Franklin) -- Fun for the whole family. Prutt Health of Franklin and Peach State Health Plan will host a fun filled informational health fair Saturday May 2,2015 on the Square in Franklin, Georgia near the Heard County Police Department from 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. Join us in staying healthy. Free Safe Link Cell Phones, Free Blood Pressure & Finger … [Read more...]