April 21, 2014

Special Olympics Track and Field Meet


HEARD COUNTY SPECIAL OLYMPICS HEARD COUNTY ATHLETES TO COMPETE IN INVITATIONAL TRACK AND FIELD MEET HOSTED BY COWETA COUNTY NEWNAN HIGH SCHOOL NEWNAN, GA APRIL 30, 2014 Raindates: May 1st, 2nd, and 5th 9:30 A.M. – 2:00 P.M. All parents and any community volunteers are invited to attend.  Please call the Heard Elem. School (706) 675-3687 or Heard … [Read more...]

Westmoreland hosts Veterans Workshop

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(Newnan, GA) -- On Tuesday, April 15, 2014, Congressman Lynn Westmoreland will host a Veterans Workshop at the Asa M. Powell Expo Center in Newnan from 9:00am – 12:00pm. There will be representatives from the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs and the Georgia Department of Veterans Service to discuss the opportunities and services they provide, as well … [Read more...]

Senior Scam Jam Don’t Be Afraid…..


(Franklin) -- A fraud education and protection program for senior citizens will be hosted by Franklin Police Department and Southern Crescent Area Agency on Aging. With a large amount of scams now focusing on seniors, this training is designed to protect you against becoming a victim. Learn about the newest and most common scams targeting seniors, steps to … [Read more...]

Ephesus Public Library Book Sale


Ephesus Public Library will be having its annual Book Sale Saturday, April 5th through Saturday, April 12th during normal library hours.  We'll have books, movies, music and magazines to choose from.  Fill up a bag for $5.00 - and we furnish the bag!  Come on out for great deals! … [Read more...]

James Stewart Chapter NSDAR April Meeting


(Franklin) -- The regular meeting of the James Stewart Chapter will be held on Saturday April 12, 2014 at the Heard County Public Library at 10:00 AM. New officers for the 2014-2016 term will be elected. All members should make plans to attend. Our state chaplain will be joining us at our May meeting to install the new slate, so members are urged to put … [Read more...]

Heard County Chapter 2587 April Meeting


(Franklin) -- Heard County Chapter 2587 of the Daughters of the Confederacy will hold its regular meeting on Wednesday April 9, 2014 at the Heard County public library at 11:00 AM. New officers will be elected and plans will be finalized for Memorial Day and the May meeting. All members and prospective members are asked to attend. … [Read more...]

Heard County Sheriff’s Office Easter Egg Hunt


Heard County Sheriff's Office Easter Egg Hunt Saturday April 12, 2014 12:00 pm BRUSH CREEK PARK (Located at 1328 Brush Creek Park Rd,Franklin, GA 30217) 3 Different Hunting Age Groups If you have any questions contact the Heard County Sheriff's Office at (706) 675-3329 … [Read more...]

Concert and Rodeo in Franklin on April 11-12


(Franklin) -- The Heard County Cattlemen’s Association is hosting their sixth annual Rodeo April 11-12, 2014. Gates open at 6:00 pm with a concert starring Johnathan East. The PCA sanctioned Rodeo will begin at 8pm Friday and Saturday night. The rodeo will feature cowboys and cowgirls competing in eight events. Enjoy great food, games, rides, and family … [Read more...]

Ephesus Baptist Church Bake Sale


(Ephesus) -- On Saturday, March 22nd, from 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m., Ephesus Baptist Church will be having its annual Bake Sale to raise money for children's t-shirts for Olympic Day at Ephesus School. They will accept donations for this cause as well. There will be fried pies, cakes, cookies - anything and everything to tempt your sweet tooth! Thank you for … [Read more...]

Make Heard County Middle School a Winner!

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(Franklin) -- Heard County Middle School is in the running to be named one of the world’s most innovative schools and we need your support to win! There’s $200,000 on the line, so keep reading to learn how you can support our school. Earlier this year, Media Specialist Glovis South entered the Follett Challenge, a program created by Follett to find and … [Read more...]