May 20, 2019

Baby Brave Reunion at Centralhatchee Park (April 27)

(Franklin, GA) -- The Baby Braves will be getting together for another big "class reunion" on Saturday, April 27 at Centralhatchee Park. Baby Brave members and families are invited out to the park to enjoy free food, giveaways, a train ride, face painting, arts and crafts, and much more. The latest Baby Brave event will take place from 3-5 PM at the park … [Read more...]

The Shepherd Family at High Point Church of God

(Franklin, GA) -- The High Point Church of God is excited to be hosting the Shepherd Family for a singing Friday, April 26th. The singing will begin at 7:00 PM. For more information about the Shepherds visit their website at www.theshepherdsonline.net. High Point Church of God is located at 8485 Frolona Rd in Franklin. … [Read more...]

The ‘Ride for Pamela’ Motorcycle Ride & Car Show (May 11)

(Franklin, GA) -- The family of Pamela Tucker are hosting a benefit motorcycle ride and car show in Pamela's honor on May 11, 2019. Pamela is fighting stage 4 lung cancer. The ride will be from Newnan High School to Heard County High School and the Car Show will be at Heard High. For more information or to register for the event you may call Candi Rogers … [Read more...]

Pinwheel Garden recognizes Child Abuse Prevention Month

(Franklin, GA) -- April is National Child Abuse Prevention Month! This year we celebrated the 36th Anniversary of our national awareness month as April was first designated as Child Abuse Prevention Month by President Ronald Reagan in 1983. It’s the time of the year again we recommit to giving every child a chance to succeed and to ensuring that every child … [Read more...]

HHS Athletic Department seeks Silent Auction Sponsors

(Franklin) -- Heard County High School is currently seeking sponsors for the 10th Annual Heard County Athletics Silent Auction. The event is scheduled for Saturday, May 4, 2019 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 … [Read more...]

Little ones flock to annual Easter Egg Hunt

(Franklin, GA) - Chattahoochee Old Town (formerly Brush Creek Park) played host over the weekend to a large group of young children who enjoyed the annual Heard County Community Easter Egg Hunt. The spring weather was ideal Saturday at noon for the annual holiday event sponsored each year by Sheriff Ross Henry and the Heard County Sheriff’s Department. The … [Read more...]

Community Easter Egg Hunt at Brush Creek Park (April 13)

(Franklin) -- Sheriff Ross Henry and the Heard County Sheriff's Office will host its 22nd Annual Community Easter Egg Hunt at Brush Creek Park beginning at Noon on Saturday, April 13, 2019. The traditional event will feature prize eggs and candy for various age groups in several different hunting areas. Children are encouraged to arrive early as the egg … [Read more...]

Spring Book Sale

(Ephesus, GA) -- The Ephesus Public Library will be having its annual Spring Book Sale, beginning Monday, April 22nd and running through Saturday, May 4th, during normal library hours. We will have all types of books, audiobooks and DVDs for sale. Items will be individually priced, or you can fill up a bag for $5.00, and we furnish the bag! Please come out … [Read more...]

Carroll and Coweta County DA Offices to host blood drive

(Franklin, GA) -- Every April, communities across the United States come together to honor and support victims of crime and increase awareness about victim’s rights. This year, the Victim Assistance Program with District Attorney Herb Cranford’s offices will be observing National Crime Victim’s Rights Week by hosting their 7th annual Red Cross Blood … [Read more...]

Irma Hyatt Shelnutt receives Women in American History Medal

(Centralhatchee, GA) -- The James Stewart Chapter, NSDAR, presented the Women in American History Award to Irma Hyatt Shelnutt at her 90th birthday party held Saturday, April 6th, at Centralhatchee Elementary School. Surrounded by her family, friends and past students, Ms. Shelnutt was recognized for her achievements and contributions to the people of Heard … [Read more...]