December 19, 2014

Jason’s Story

Jason graduated from Heard High School in 2005 as all of his classmates stood and cheered for him.

(Franklin) -- A Franklin boy celebrated his 30th birthday recently on December 5, 2013. You would not normally think of a 30-year-old man as a "little boy" but that is exactly how Jason Tinsley appears to his mom Judy  in her eyes. Jason was pretty much a normal little 8-year-old boy up until the night of August 6, 1992 when his life would be changed … [Read more...]

Tiny Brave cheerleader making a big mark

5-year-old Heard Elementary kindergarten student and cheerleader Kaylee Holcomb (Photo by Rodney East)

(Franklin) -- Many Heard County sports fans have noticed a very special cheerleader on the sidelines this season at Heard County Recreation Department flag football games. Kaylee Holcomb, a kindergarten student at Heard Elementary School, has been cheering on the 5-6 year old flag team all season long which is the fulfillment of a dream for the young girl, … [Read more...]

The Dedication of the Heard Citizen

Baby Silas

I would like to personally welcome everyone to the Heard Citizen. One of the things I am most excited about is this Feature section of the site. This section will contain in-depth human interest stories about many different things, places, and most especially people who have made or are making a positive impact on Heard County. The first citizen I will be … [Read more...]