February 25, 2017

Heard UDC February Meeting

(Franklin) -- The United Daughters of the Confederacy 2587,  met at Three Rivers Saturday, February 4 , 2016. Carla Brown introduced our program on "Music, Musicians, and Morals" during the War Between the States. As our guest speaker and musician, Steve Wortham,  spoke on the music played during the war. He also brought his fiddle and played a few songs … [Read more...]

Student Artist Spotlight (Lilly Horn)

Heard Co. Student Art Spotlight (Franklin) -- Each week we spotlight an art creation of an elementary grade student from Heard, Centralhatchee, or Ephesus Elementary. This week's Student Artist Spotlight was created by Lilly Horn. Lilly is a third grade student at Heard County Elementary School. Lilly created a landscape showing depth by making objects … [Read more...]

Grief Support Program

(Lagrange) -- Hunter Allen Myhand Funeral home will sponsor a 7-week grief support program led by Rev. Steve Vickery and Joyce Upchurch for the purpose of assisting people through the grief process. When? -- Tuesday nights 6:30-7:30 pm (7 weeks) beginning Feb. 21 Where? -- Hunter Allen Myhand Funeral Home, 506 Hill St., LaGrange, GA Who? --  Anyone who … [Read more...]

Move It Mondays Helps Ephesus Couple Improve Health

(Ephesus, GA) -- When Steve and Susan Daniel saw that Tanner Health System’s Get Healthy, Live Well was offering a program to turn walkers into joggers in February 2016, it couldn’t have happened at a better time. Joining Move It Mondays not only provided the Daniels with an opportunity to improve their health, but to also spend even more time with each … [Read more...]

DAR Honors Class of 2017 Good Citizen

(Franklin, GA) -- The James Stewart Chapter recognized the Heard County High School Class of 2017 DAR Good Citizen Matthew Levens on Saturday, February 11th. The DAR Good Citizen Award is a national award intended to encourage and reward the qualities of good citizenship. The program is open to all senior class students enrolled in accredited public or … [Read more...]

Student Artist Spotlight (Annsleigh Tucker)

Heard Co. Student Art Spotlight (Franklin) -- Each week we spotlight an art creation of an elementary grade student from Heard, Centralhatchee, or Ephesus Elementary. This week’s Student Artist Spotlight was created by Annsleigh Tucker. Annsleigh is a second grade student at Heard County Elementary School. Annsleigh’s design shows emphasis by using color, … [Read more...]

Student Artist Spotlight (Dailyn Toney)

Heard Co. Student Art Spotlight (Franklin) -- Each week we spotlight an art creation of an elementary grade student from Heard, Centralhatchee, or Ephesus Elementary. This week’s Student Artist Spotlight was created by Dailyn Toney. Dailyn is a third grade student at Heard County Elementary School. Dailyn created a landscape showing depth by making … [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 6:30 – 7:30 p.m. 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...]

Clowning around at EPL

(Ephesus) -- On Tuesday, January 31st, Ephesus Library had a visit from Ben and Zack, clowns from the Ringling Bros. Barnum & Bailey Circus! The first and second grades came down from Ephesus Elementary School to hear them read a book about circus fun, and watch them perform crazy antics. They emphasized that this will be the last year of the circus, … [Read more...]

Student Artist Spotlight (Landon Powell)

Heard Co. Student Art Spotlight (Franklin) -- Each week we spotlight an art creation of an elementary grade student from Heard, Centralhatchee, or Ephesus Elementary. This week’s Student Artist Spotlight was created by Landon Powell. Landon is a first grade student at Heard County Elementary School. Landon made his design by using lines, shapes and … [Read more...]