December 19, 2018

Heard County BOC Agenda (12/18/18)

AGENDA HEARD COUNTY COMMISSIONERS MEETING Dec. 18, 2018 – 6:30 P.M. I.  CALL TO ORDER II.  WELCOME, INVOCATION, AND PLEDGE TO THE FLAG III.  PUBLIC HEARING a. (continued from last month) Special Use Application; Encounter Ministries, Inc.-Property located on Notnomis Road, Franklin, GA IV.   APPROVAL OF MINUTES – November 27, 2018 V.  AMEND … [Read more...]

Heard BOC Meeting Notes (November)

(Franklin/Times-Journal) -- The Heard County Commissioners met on November 27, 2018 at 6:30 PM in the administration building in Franklin. All Commissioners were in attendance. Chairman Boone called the meeting to order, gave the invocation and led everyone in the pledge to the flag. The first item on the agenda was a public hearing for a special use … [Read more...]

Runoff Election Tuesday, December 4

(Franklin, GA) -- Early Voting for the General Election Runoff ends Friday November 30. This is also the last day you can apply for an absentee ballot. The Runoff Election will be TUESDAY, DECEMBER 4. The precincts will be open from 7:00 AM – 7:00 PM. The races on the ballot are Secretary of State and Public Service Commissioner. Remember to vote and make … [Read more...]

Heard County BOC Agenda (11/27/18)

AGENDA HEARD COUNTY COMMISSIONERS MEETING Nov. 27, 2018 – 6:30 P.M. I.  CALL TO ORDER II.  WELCOME, INVOCATION, AND PLEDGE TO THE FLAG III.  PUBLIC HEARING a. Special Use Application; Encounter Ministries, Inc.-Property located on Notnomis Road, Franklin, GA IV.   APPROVAL OF MINUTES – October 23, 2018 V.  AMEND AGENDA   VI.  NEW BUSINESS      … [Read more...]

Information on the General Election Runoff

(Franklin, GA) -- There will be a General Election Runoff to be held December 4, 2018. If you were eligible to vote in the General Election, you may vote in the Runoff. If you did not vote in the General Election on November 6, 2018, you MAY vote in this Runoff Election. You may check your registration status at the following web site: … [Read more...]

ELECTION RESULTS: Voters ‘Paint The Town Red’ in Heard County

(Franklin, GA) -- Republicans candidates dominated the Heard County mid-term elections Tuesday after a large voter turnout. Remarkably, despite the absence of any contested county races 4061(60.81%) of the 6678 registered voters made their way to the polls either on election day or during early voting for the past few weeks. By contrast, only about 2500 … [Read more...]

Heard 911 Dispatcher presented with service award

(Franklin/Times-Journal) -- The Heard County Commissioners met on October 23, 2018 in the administration building in Franklin. All Commissioners were in attendance. Chairman Boone called the meeting to order, gave the invocation and led everyone in the pledge to the flag. Commissioners presented Dedria Brown, Heard County 911 Emergency Dispatcher with a … [Read more...]

Early Voting for General Election begins this week

(Franklin) -- The General Election is right around the corner. Early Voting begins Monday, October 15 and continues until Friday, November 2. Election Day is November 6, 2018. Early Voting dates and times for the General Election are as follows: EARLY VOTING HOURS Oct. 15 - Oct. 19: 8:30 AM – 5:00 PM Oct. 22 - Oct. 26: 8:30 AM – 5:00 PM Oct. 27: 9:00 … [Read more...]

City of Franklin Presents Service Award

(Franklin/Times-Journal) -- The Mayor and Council of the City of Franklin, Georgia, met in regular session Thursday, October 4, 2018 at City Hall at 6:30 p.m. All council members were in attendance except Cynthia Putzek, who was away on a business trip. Mayor Rogers began the meeting by welcoming everyone in attendance. Councilmember Almond gave the … [Read more...]

Voter Registration Deadline Approaching

(Franklin, GA) -- The deadline to register to vote in the November 6, 2018 General Election is Tuesday October 9, 2018. This is also the last day to change your name or address. If you have moved since you last voted, the Elections Office may not have an accurate address for you. This could cause problems on Election Day. It is easy to check your … [Read more...]