February 9, 2016

HHS Athletic Department seeks Silent Auction Sponsors

(Franklin) -- We are currently seeking sponsors for the 8th Annual Heard County Athletics Silent Auction. The event is scheduled for April 16, 2016 at 6:00 pm at Heard County High School. The event includes a wonderful meal and many prizes are given away including a total of $5,000.00 dollars in cash. Tickets are $50.00 each and may be purchased from any … [Read more...]

Thursday night Bingo at American Legion Post 148

(Franklin) -- Come out every Thursday night for Bingo at the 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. All proceeds go to support the American Legion. Facility is located at 3191 Franklin Parkway just north of Franklin. … [Read more...]

Art Display at EPL

(Ephesus) -- Ms. Julia Thornton Wilson, an artist from Carrollton, Georgia, has graciously agreed to display her art in the display case at the Ephesus Public Library during the month of February. A mix of still life paintings, mixed media, and aged looks are just a few of the items she has on display. All items are for sale. Please come by our library and … [Read more...]

Benefit Singing for the late Calvin Bentley

(Carrollton, GA) -- Lowell Congregational Holiness Church in Carrollton will be hosting a benefit singing for the late Calvin Bentley on March 5, 2016 at 6 pm. The church is located at 1725 Lowell Road in Carrollton. Proceeds from this event will be put towards the funeral expenses of the late Calvin Bentley who passed away on November 8, 2015. Born on … [Read more...]

Georgia Artists With DisAbilities Reception

(Ephesus) -- On Saturday, February 13, at 11:00 a.m., Ephesus Public Library is hosting a reception for the Georgia Artists With DisAbilities. The 2015-2016 Tour Exhibit will be on display at Ephesus Library from Monday, February 8th, through Saturday, February 27th. Some of the artists will be at the reception, so the public is welcome to come out and … [Read more...]

Heard County 4-H offers free cooking classes

FREE COOKING CLASSES (Franklin) -- Are you interested in cooking some delicious and healthy meals? Heard County 4-H is hosting its free 6-week, hands-on Cooking Matters class series. You will learn how to: Make the most of your food resources Cook nutritious, delicious food Shop defensively at the grocery store Work with foods … [Read more...]

3 D Journeys Cuba Free Lecture Series

3D Journeys offers you free lectures to enrich and inspire. Focused on Cuba, each Monday morning session will feature a member of LaGrange College’s distinguished faculty: Jan. 25 “The Cuban Literary Soul: Dreams, Memory and Rediscovery” Dr. Amanda Plumlee, Latin American Studies & Modern Languages Feb. 22 “Cuba: Little Country, Big Sports” Dr. … [Read more...]

Bow Making Class

(Ephesus) -- On Saturday, January 30th, at 10:00 a.m., Ephesus Library will have Pat Watson here to present at Bow Making Class! The class is free, but participants are asked to bring at least 10 yards of ribbon, approximately 1 - 2 inches in width. Scissors and wire will be provided. Drop by the Ephesus Library to sign up for this class, or call … [Read more...]

Ephesus Library hosting event for homeschoolers

(Ephesus) -- On Tuesday, January 19th, at 2:00 p.m., Ephesus Library will host a "Makerspace" event for home schoolers! Representatives will be here from Neva Lomason Library with all you'll need for a time of learning and fun! Learn and experiment with robotics, magnetics, etc. Education CAN be fun!  For more information, please call the library at … [Read more...]

Free Movie Night at Glenloch Baptist Church

(Glenloch) -- We would love for you and your family to join us as we show the movie War Room on Sunday, January 24th at 6 PM at Glenloch Baptist Church. This is a free event, with all invited to attend. The showing will take place in the sanctuary. We really look forward to seeing you, your friends, and family there! … [Read more...]