July 1, 2016

Local Republican Party Meeting

(Franklin) -- Everyone is invited to participate at the next monthly meeting of the Heard County Republican Party on Monday, June 20, 2016. The meeting will take place from 7:00 - 8:00 PM at the Heard County Public Library located at 564 Main Street in Franklin. Bring your friends and relatives. All are invited to attend. Heard County Republican Party on … [Read more...]

Primary Runoff Election Voter Information

(Franklin) -- Absentee ballots for the Primary Runoff Election to be held July 26, 2016 are now available. The only race on the Runoff Election is the Republican Primary for US House of Representatives from the 3rd Congressional District of Georgia. If you would like an absentee application, you may call the Voter Registration Office directly at … [Read more...]

Westmoreland Announces June Mobile Office Hours in Carrollton and Thomaston

(Newnan, GA) -- U.S. Representative Lynn Westmoreland’s staff will be holding mobile office hours on Tuesday, June 21st in Carrollton and Thomaston, Georgia. Representative Westmoreland’s district office is permanently located in Newnan, and the mobile office hours serve as an opportunity for constituents to speak with a representative from his office in a … [Read more...]

Heard County Democratic Party Meeting

(Franklin, GA) -- A Heard County Democratic Party meeting will be held at the Heard County Public Library on Tuesday, June 7, 2016 at 6 PM. Please attend if you would like to hold an office on the committee. Kevin Madden the 3rd Congressmen Democratic Chairman will be in attendance as well. For additional information contact B.Poole  at 706-416-0128. … [Read more...]

A note of thanks from Chairman Boone

(Franklin) -- THANK YOU to the voters who gave me a decisive victory on May 24th! I will always represent our County with professionalism, honesty and integrity. I will always strive to make our lives in Heard County the best it can be. My door is always open. Sincerely,  Lee Boone, Chairman Heard County Commission … [Read more...]

Brass wins District 28 seat in State Senate

(Newnan, GA) -- Matt Brass of Newnan, Georgia, has been elected to represent the 28th District in the Georgia State Senate. Georgia’s 28th District encompasses part or all of Coweta, Heard, Carroll, Troup, and Fulton counties. “Maegan and I would like to thank the people of Georgia’s 28th District for entrusting me with this high honor," said Brass. "I am … [Read more...]

Heard County Voters Say Yes to Boone, Jennings, and education SPLOST

(Franklin, GA) -- With all Heard County precincts reporting tonight, voters have made their voices heard on the three major local ballot items placed before them during Tuesday's Primary/Non-Partisan elections. In the biggest race, incumbent Heard County Commission Chairman Lee Boone handily defeated former chairperson June Jackson on the Republican … [Read more...]

District 2 Commissioner recognized for achievement in continuing education

(Atlanta, GA) -- ACCG, Georgia’s county association, recognized several county officials for completing core and specialty certification levels in the ACCG Lifelong Learning Academy, the education and training program offered to Georgia’s county commissioners. Commissioner Keri Denney was one of many county officials honored for earning the designation of … [Read more...]

VOTE MART HYATT Magistrate Judge

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Upcoming BOC Meeting Time Change

(Franklin) -- The Heard County Board of Commissioners Monthly Board Meeting scheduled for Tuesday, May 24, 2016 at 6:30 p.m. has been rescheduled to 5:30 p.m. due to the Primary/Non-Partisan Election. The monthly board meetings will resume at the normal time of 6:30 p.m. on June 28, 2016. The Board of Commissioners will also hold a budget work session at … [Read more...]