February 24, 2017

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...]

Appointed Quartet in concert at Centralhatchee First Baptist

(Centralhatchee) -- Centralhatchee First Baptist Church is honored to announce that Appointed Quartet, from Tunnel Hill, Ga., will be in concert with us on Sunday, Feb. 12th. Appointed Quartet is a multi-talented, Southern gospel group that loves to minister with song and testimony. They will join us during the 11:00 morning worship celebration. Everyone … [Read more...]

Summer 4-H Camp – It’s Worth It

(Franklin) -- Cloverleaf 4-H Camp sign up is going on right now! Parents of fifth and sixth grade 4-H members can register interested children at the Heard County 4-H Office (Old Rec Dept.) Parents can fill out an application and bring a $100.00 non-refundable deposit. On June 6, 2016 an excited group of young people and adults will leave for a week of … [Read more...]

Retirement Celebration for Mary Jones and Vickie Warren

(Franklin) -- A retirement celebration will be held for Mary Strickland Jones and Vickie Warren at the Heard County 4-H Center (Old Recreation Department) on Saturday, February 4, 2017 from 2-5 PM. These two ladies retired from Heard County DFCS on December 30, 2016. Both have been lifelong residents of Heard County and they have certainly given back to … [Read more...]

Franklin Toy Drive for Tornado Victims

***TOY DRIVE for SOUTH GA. TORNADO VICTIMS*** (Franklin, GA) --  We will set up locations for drop off donations on the sidewalks of Subway and Family Dollar from 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm Tuesday through Thursday. We are looking for new or gently used toys and clothes, stuffed animals, puzzles, coloring books and crayons, school supplies and child snacks and … [Read more...]

Baby Brave Reunion

(Franklin, GA) -- The Baby Braves will be holding their first class reunion on Thursday, January 26, 2017 at Heard County Elementary School in Franklin. The event will start at 6:30 PM and feature food, festival games, classroom visits, door prizes and more! Baby Braves are asked to wear their official Baby Brave shirts for the first class photo! The … [Read more...]

Library Reading Program Allows Kids to DREAM BIG and Earn Circus Tickets!

RINGLING BROS. AND BARNUM & BAILEY  - Reading with Ringling Bros.!  (Ephesus) -- Kids, are you interested in reading some cool library books?  Are you interested in earning a circus ticket at the same time?  Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey and area libraries will be hosting some serious fun with 'Reading with Ringling Bros.'  Ephesus Public … [Read more...]


(Centralhatchee, GA) -- Central Pawn & Gun is currently hosting an 'End Of The Year' Clearance Sale featuring many items at 10-50% off! Customers may also enter a free drawing to win a Brand New Ruger America 30-06 valued at $429.00 from now until January 7, 2017. See the ad below for more details. Central Pawn & Gun is located at 229 … [Read more...]

Spirit Night for Alex Barido

SPIRIT NIGHT (Franklin, GA) -- LocoMex in Franklin has generously allowed us to host a spirit night for Laura Barido and her son, Alex. Alex has a very rare genetic disorder called Pitt-Hopkins. Alex requires therapy, specialized equipment, medicine, and at-home care. Let's come together to support this family and eat tasty Mexican food! It's a … [Read more...]

Christmas Play at Olive Branch Baptist Church

(Franklin) -- We are blessed to announce a special Christmas play by our youth on Sunday, December 18th at 5:00 PM with Christmas dinner to follow. We will also host our Christmas candlelight service on Wednesday, December 21st at 7:00 PM. Come worship with us.  Olive Branch Baptist Church with Pastor Rodney Roquemore is located at 40 Frolona Rd in … [Read more...]