December 6, 2019

2019 Heard County Christmas Parade and Event Guide

(Heard County, GA) -- Several community Christmas events are taking place this weekend and has combined the information for all of these local events below for your convenience. City Christmas Parades and correlated events will take place on Friday and Saturday in Franklin, Centralhatchee, and Ephesus. 2019 Christmas Parade and Event … [Read more...]

Remembering Pearl Harbor

Each year on Dec. 7, Pearl Harbor Survivors, veterans and visitors from all over the world come together to honor and remember the 2,403 service members and civilians who were killed during the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor on December 7, 1941. A further 1,178 people were injured in the attack, which permanently sank two U.S. Navy battleships - the … [Read more...]

Thursday Night Bingo at American Legion Post 148

(Franklin) -- Come out every Thursday night for Bingo at the Heard County 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. Proceeds support the Heard County American Legion and the work they do for the veterans of Heard … [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 6:00 – 7:00 PM 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...]

Caney Head UMC Christmas Bazaar

(Heard County, GA) -- Caney Head United Methodist Church will be hosting a Christmas Bazaar on Saturday, December 7 beginning at 9:00 AM. The church which is located at 1304 Caney Head Road near Roosterville. The Bazaar will feature loads of crafty Christmas items, handmade woodwork, quilts, canned goods, local honey, handmade pottery, beautiful framed … [Read more...]

Caney Head UMC dedicates new flagpole in memory of Vets

(Franklin, GA) -- Caney Head United Methodist Church recently dedicated a new flagpole and flag in honor and memory of local veterans. Thank you to members of Welcome UMC for helping with this project. Veterans present, were (oldest WWII vet at age 93), Charles E. Gore, and next oldest, (absent) Jack Walls. Vietnam vets: Bill Turner, Jim Tarpley, James Ray … [Read more...]

Roopville Historical Society Christmas Events

(Roopville, GA) -- The Roopville Historical Society will host a Christmas Open House at The Roop House on November 23rd and 24th from 2 PM - 4 PM both days. $5 per person, children under 5 are free. Come see The Roop House decorated for Christmas. Contact Pat Wilson at 770-301-5745 for more info. The Roopville Historical Society will host a Christmas … [Read more...]

Centralhatchee Christmas Parade

(Centralhatchee, GA) -- Please join the Town of Centralhatchee to kick off the holiday season this year with its Annual Christmas Parade. Citizens, friends and families are encouraged to line up along Centralhatchee Parkway and enjoy the parade on Saturday, December 7th at 2:00 PM. If you would like to participate in the parade with a float, car, truck, … [Read more...]

Town of Centralhatchee honors local Vets at Park Monument

(Centralhatchee, GA) -- A big crowd assembled near the Veterans Memorial at Centralhatchee Park Saturday morning for a very special Veterans Day celebration. The program featured a large assembly of Veterans, the Heard High School Chorus, and keynote speaker B.T. McCutchen, Jr. (Retired) Col USA/AV MI. The event kicked off with a welcome from … [Read more...]

Ephesus Christmas Parade and Bazaar (Dec. 7)

(Ephesus, GA) -- The Ephesus Christmas Parade and Bazaar will take place on December 7, 2019. The lineup will begin at 9:30 AM at Hoyt Rogers' Field and the parade will start at 10:00 AM. We would like to invite any businesses or organizations to enter a float, antique car, motorcycle, truck, horse & buggy, etc this year. Contact the Ephesus City Hall … [Read more...]