July 20, 2019

HCHS 2019 Graduation Ceremony

(Franklin, GA) -- Heard County High School graduated 150 students Friday evening during the 2019 commencement ceremony held at Staples Stadium. An overflow assembly of family, friends, and members of the community braved scorching temperatures to usher off the Class of 2019 into the next phase of life. Principal Brent Tisdale welcomed those in attendance … [Read more...]

Braves Patrol at Centralhatchee Elementary receives award from DAR

(Franklin, GA) -- Members of the Braves Patrol at Centralhatchee Elementary School were recognized at their recent Awards Program held Monday, May 20, 2019. The Braves Patrol are students selected by the faculty and one of their many duties is to care for the school flag. Patrol members raise the flag each morning, lower it at the end of the school day, … [Read more...]

Important details and online viewing instructions for the 2019 HCHS Graduation

(Franklin, GA) -- HHS faculty, staff, and students are eagerly preparing for the 2019 Heard County High School Graduation this Friday night at Staples Stadium. Final preparations have been ongoing this week to celebrate the special day for around 150 students expected to receive their diplomas and walk across the stage Friday night. The 8:00 PM … [Read more...]

Heard County High School hosts first Military and Academic Signing Day

(Franklin, GA) -- Heard County High hosted its first ever Military and Academic Signing Day at the school recently on Thursday, May 16. Similar to a more traditional athletic signing day, in which athletes officially or ceremonially declare the place of higher education they've committed to, the ceremony highlighted HCHS's soon-to-be graduating students' … [Read more...]

12 for Life® Hosts Annual Graduation Ceremony

(Carrollton, GA) -- On Thursday, May 9, 12 for Life® hosted its annual commencement ceremony celebrating 12 years since the program’s inception. In 2007, Southwire embarked on a unique partnership with Carroll County Schools that has grown to impact thousands of lives in the community — a partnership which provides classroom instruction, on-the-job … [Read more...]

Student Artist Spotlight (Joanna Foster)

Heard County Student Art Spotlight (Franklin, GA) -- Each week we spotlight an art creation of an elementary grade student from Heard, Centralhatchee, or Ephesus Elementary. This week’s Student Artist Spotlight is Joanna Foster. Joanna is in third grade at Heard County Elementary School. Joanna painted a seascape showing depth by making objects smaller as … [Read more...]

Student Artist Spotlight (Rylan Dyer)

Heard County Student Art Spotlight (Franklin, GA) -- Each week we spotlight an art creation of an elementary grade student from Heard, Centralhatchee, or Ephesus Elementary. This week’s Student Artist Spotlight is Rylan Dyer. Rylan is in third grade at Heard County elementary School. Rylan painted a seascape showing depth by making objects smaller as they … [Read more...]

Hall of Fame Accepting Nominations through June 1

(Franklin, GA) -- The deadline for the Heard County Athletics Hall of Fame nominations is June 1, 2019. The third class of the Heard County Hall of Fame will be inducted during a ceremony prior to the Lagrange football game at Staples Stadium on August 23, 2019. The nominating process is very easy. For more information/requirements and to get an official … [Read more...]

Student Artist Spotlight (Ava Holloway)

Heard County Student Art Spotlight (Franklin, GA) -- Each week we spotlight an art creation of an elementary grade student from Heard, Centralhatchee, or Ephesus Elementary. This week’s Student Artist Spotlight is Ava Holloway. Ava is in second grade at Ephesus Elementary School. Ava created a seascape showing the horizon line. … [Read more...]

Special Education records to be Destroyed

(Franklin, GA) -- The Heard County School System has announced its intention to destroy special education records of the students born in 1995. The records are no longer needed for education planning purposes and will be destroyed August 2019. The permanent record of attendance will be maintained at the County Office. The Heard County School System will … [Read more...]