July 28, 2014

Heard County Parks and Recreation Youth Fishing Tournament


(Franklin) -- Heard County Parks and Recreation will hold its annual Youth Fishing Tournament on Saturday, August 2nd beginning at 9:00 a.m. at the recreation department on Thompson Road. There is no entry fee and prizes will be awarded in three different age groups. For more information see the flyer below or call the recreation department at … [Read more...]

Heard County Brave Alumni Basketball Game


(Franklin, GA) -- The annual Heard County Braves basketball alumni games will take place tomorrow night, July 5, 2014 at the Heard High School gymnasium beginning at 6:30 p.m. Some of the throwback players will include Willie Bradfield, Tracey Emory, Shaniqua Goss, Candi Rogers, Santez Emory, Reinaldo Reid, Damon Pearson, Shuntavius Swindle, Josh Cooley, … [Read more...]

PCA Sanctioned Rodeo and Fireworks July 4-5


(Randolph County, AL) -- The Randolph County Sheriff's Office will host its 11th Annual PCA Rodeo on July 4-5 on Hwy 431 just north of Wedowee Building Supplies. Live Music from Wild Knights will be featured on Friday night and Lard Bucket Band will take the stage on Saturday night. Fireworks will also be a part of Friday night's festivities. For more … [Read more...]

Paddle Georgia Journey’s End Celebration Fish Fry Dinner


(Franklin, GA) -- This year marks the 10th anniversary of the extraordinary event known as Paddle Georgia -- a Project of Georgia River Network. Each summer, over 350 paddlers spend a week on a Georgia river, camping and visiting nearby "water towns" while traveling an average of 16 miles per day by canoe and kayak. Flint Riverkeeper welcomed paddlers in … [Read more...]

Cowboy Church at the Heard County Arena


(Franklin) -- The Open Range Cowboy Church returns to the Heard County Covered Arena this Sunday, June 29 at 5:00 p.m. and will feature country gospel music, a cowboy mounted shooting exhibition, a barrel racing exhibition, and Preacher Mike. For more info call 706-333-1281. See flyer below for more information. … [Read more...]

Super Saturday Carnival


(Ephesus) -- On Saturday, June 7th, Ephesus Library held its Super Saturday Carnival, a kick-off to the Summer Reading Program. This year's theme is "Fizz, Boom, Read!"  On the same day, Ephesus Library also celebrated its 5th Anniversary. Visitors signed up for the program, and then went off to enjoy cake and drinks, both inside and outside, and other … [Read more...]

Franklin UMC Vacation Bible School


The Full Armor of God Ephesians 6:13-17 Franklin United Methodist Church   2014 VBS June 29, 30, July 1 (Sunday-Tuesday) 6pm-8pm Ages 4-High School   Stories Crafts Music Games Missions   Come join the fun! Our VBS mission project is donating socks for DFACS and UMCH. And having shod your feet with the preparation of the gospel of peace. … [Read more...]

Ephesus Library Hosts Special Guest


(Ephesus) -- Big Thinkers Science paid Ephesus Library on Tuesday, January 10th.  Professor Watt introduced attendees to the wonders of air movement.  He performed several experiments, using lots of audience participation. … [Read more...]

Heard County School System Surplus Auction


HEARD COUNTY SCHOOL SYSTEM SURPLUS AUCTION DATE: June 14, 2014 LOCATION:  Heard County School Bus Maintenance Facility, 4527 PeaRidge Road, Franklin, GA TIME:  10:00 a.m.  (Behind Heard County Elementary School) Prior to Sale:  Inspect Sale Items – Monday – Friday – 8:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m. Day of Sale:  Inspect Sale Items - 8:00 a.m. – 10:00 … [Read more...]

Presentation by Forensic Investigator Mark Guilbeau


Experiment with Literary Elements at Ephesus Public Library’s Adult Summer Reading Program! Join us for a presentation by Forensic Investigator Mark Guilbeau at 6:00 p.m. on Tuesday, June 17th a Scavenger Hunt, and drawings for prizes! Registration begins on Saturday, June 7th at 10:00 a.m. For more information, contact Ephesus Public Library at … [Read more...]