July 23, 2016

Community Event at New Covenant Worship Center

(Editor's Note: This is the same event originally scheduled to be at the Franklin United Methodist Church. The event has been moved to New Covenant Worship Center on the same date.) Let's Come Together: Voices of Unity for the Community  (Franklin) -- It's a blessing when we can talk about different situations that has affected the community near and far … [Read more...]

Salute to the 1996 Summer Olympics exhibit

(Newnan, GA) -- Opening July 19 at McRitchie-Hollis Museum is our salute to the 1996 Summer Olympics in Atlanta and the Torch Run that crossed through Newnan and Coweta County. The Newnan Coweta Historical Society will have a special opening reception at 2:00 PM on Saturday, August 6 at the McRitchie-Hollis Museum. One of the local torch runners, John … [Read more...]

Community Event at Franklin United Methodist Church

Let's Come Together: Voices of Unity for the Community  (Franklin) -- It's a blessing when we can talk about different situations that has affected the community near and far and to encourage one another through times of turmoil between the law and the people. Come out to share an encouraging word or song, and let's continue to lift one another up! The … [Read more...]

Summer Salad Contest for Kids

(Ephesus) -- Ephesus Public Library will have a Summer Salad Contest for children ages 6 - 13 on Monday, July 25th, at 10:00 a.m. Kids, we provide the ingredients, you show up and make the salad!  We'll have 3 independent judges who will award winners prizes of $50.00, $25.00, and $15.00. There are only 16 slots, so sign up today!  For more details, … [Read more...]

Braves ‘Back To School Bash’ set for July 30

(Franklin, GA) -- Heard County Community Partnership, a Georgia Family Connection Affiliate, and its’ collaborative partners will hold their annual Back To School Bash Resource Fair on Saturday, July 30 from 9:00 to 11:00 AM. Around 1,000 to 1,200 residents will take advantage of the event to glean a wealth of information and receive free school … [Read more...]

Local District Attorney’s Office collecting school supplies

(Franklin, GA) -- The Coweta Judicial Circuit District Attorney’s Office will provide local underprivileged children with school supplies for the upcoming year. Agency officials are hoping the community will join them in their inaugural 'Backpack 4 Kids' event throughout July that will help elementary school students in Troup, Coweta, Heard, Meriwether and … [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...]

ESTATE SALE: Everything Must Go!

ESTATE SALE WHAT: Estate Sale WHEN: Saturday and Sunday July 9-10 HOURS: 7:00 AM-3:00 PM WHERE: 3892 Highway 34 West, Newnan ITEMS FOR SALE: Everything must go including tools, furniture, household items, lawn equipment, knick-knacks, and much more! … [Read more...]

Free Blood Pressure Checks

(Franklin) -- Pruitt Health Franklin will offer FREE blood pressure checks on Wednesday, July 20 from 10:00 AM until 4:00 PM. For more information call Latrella Robinson at 678-326-8267.  Everyone from the community is welcome to stop by. … [Read more...]

Summer Children’s Event at EPL

(Ephesus) -- On Tuesday, July 19th, at 10:00 AM, Ephesus Library will hold an event for children in keeping with our summer theme! We will be doing some indoor activities to keep our bodies active, we'll have a healthy snack, and then head outside for some water play! Stay as long as you like, and plan to get wet! For more information, call Ephesus … [Read more...]