April 30, 2017

4-H Summer Art Camp

(Franklin, GA) -- Heard County 4-H will be hosting a Summer Art Camp June 19-22 in Franklin. The all day camp will feature painting classes, movies, cooking classes, and other adventures including a morning hike at Cheaha State park. See the flyer below for more information. … [Read more...]

‘Shoot 4 Kim’ Cancer Benefit Archery Shoot

Shoot 4 Kim Archery Benefit Friends of Kim Parrot will be hosting a Benefit 3-D Archery Tournament on Sunday, May 7, 2017 from 8:00 AM-3:00 PM 940 Armstrong Mill Road (Jim Garnder's Property). River Bottoms Outdoors classes and concessions will also be offered the day of the shoot. All proceeds from the event will go to help Kim and her husband Scott … [Read more...]

Picnic in the Park!

(Centralhatchee) -- Pack a picnic lunch and party in the park with Centralhatchee First Baptist! Our party will be held in the Centralhatchee Park on Sunday, April 30, 2017 (YES! SUNDAY) from 11:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m. The day will begin with a competitive (but friendly game) of dodgeball for all ages. Don’t like dodgeball? We will also have inflatables, Bingo, … [Read more...]

Youth Basketball Camp at HCPR

(Franklin, GA) -- Bamsathletics will be hosting an all day basketball camp for youth age 5-14 at the Heard County Recreation Department on June 3 from 8:00 AM- 4:00 PM. For more information contact Coach Bam at 706-594-5676. … [Read more...]

Earth Day River Rendezvous at LaGrange College

(Lagrange, GA) -- On Earth Day, Saturday, April 22, Chattahoochee Riverkeeper (CRK) has partnered with Lagrange College to host the first River Rendezvous event in Lagrange. This event, free and open to the public, will utilize volunteers from the community to collect water samples from areas along Long Cane Creek and Blue John Creek in order to assess the … [Read more...]

Sharpsburg Arts and Crafts Fair

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TCSO Car Show at Pyne Road Park

(Troup County, GA) -- On Saturday, May 6, 2017 the Troup County Sheriff’s Office will hold our 8th annual car show benefiting the Georgia Sheriffs’ Youth Home "Pineland." The event will take place at Pyne Road Park located at 4481 Roanoke Rd. and will begin at 9 AM lasting until 2 PM. Over the years several thousand dollars have been raised and donated to … [Read more...]

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...]

FFA Plant Sale at HHS

(Franklin) -- FFA will be hosting a plant sale at HHS for the next few weeks at the Greenhouse. This week they are available on site Tuesday and Thursday from 8-10 AM or you may call 770-853-6113 for any other times to pick up plants. FFA will also have plants for sale April 8th at the Tractor Show at the Carrollton VFW. Show hours are 9-5. … [Read more...]

Heard DFCS joining national ‘Pinwheels for Prevention’ campaign

(Franklin, GA) -- To mark April’s Child Abuse Prevention Month, Heard County DFCS will be on the square in Franklin on April 6, 2017 at 4:30 PM planting a pinwheel garden to serve as a reminder to all of us that we all play a role when it comes to the healthy childhood development of our communities’ children. Heard DFCS will be joined by supporters from … [Read more...]