June 16, 2019

Franklin City Council Agenda (06/06/19)

CITY OF FRANKLIN AGENDA MAYOR & COUNCIL MEETING, 6:30 PM, CITY HALL COURTROOM May 2, 2019 CALL TO ORDER Welcome, Mayor Joel Rogers Invocation & Pledge APPROVAL OF MINUTES (Council Meeting May 2, 2019)        AMEND THE AGENDA (IF NEEDED) APPROVE THE ORDER OF THE AGENDA DEPARTMENT REPORTS: Finance – Karen Boyd Police Department – Chief Kevin … [Read more...]

Commissioner Keri Denney appointed to represent ACCG’S 4th District

(Franklin, GA) -- Heard County Commissioner Keri Denney was recently sworn in to serve on the 2019-2020 Association County Commissioners of Georgia (ACCG) Board of Managers to represent the association’s fourth district. Denney was sworn in by Governor Brian Kemp with other Board members during a special luncheon that took place during the 2019 ACCG Annual … [Read more...]

Sarah Japour recommended as candidate for judge vacancy

(Atlanta, GA) -- The Judicial Nominating Commission (JNC) has submitted recommendations to fill vacancies within the Superior Courts of the Coweta, Macon, and Stone Mountain Judicial Circuits. The vacancy within the Coweta Judicial Circuit was created by the resignation of the Honorable Jack Kirby and a Heard County resident, Sarah Stimac Japour, is one of … [Read more...]

Franklin City Council Agenda (05/02/19)

CITY OF FRANKLIN AGENDA MAYOR & COUNCIL MEETING, 6:30 PM, CITY HALL COURTROOM May 2, 2019 CALL TO ORDER Welcome, Mayor Joel Rogers Invocation & Pledge APPROVAL OF MINUTES (Council Meeting April 4, 2019/ Called Meeting April 16, 2019)        AMEND THE AGENDA (IF NEEDED) APPROVE THE ORDER OF THE AGENDA DEPARTMENT REPORTS: Finance – Karen … [Read more...]

Approved Franklin City Council Minutes (03/07/19)

Franklin City Council Meeting Minutes CITY HALL COURTROOM March 7, 2019(6:30 PM) PUBLIC HEARING Mayor Rogers opened the public hearing to receive public comments on the recommendations from the February 28th Zoning Board Meeting. There were no public comments and no public in attendance. The public hearing closed at 6:32pm. MAYOR & COUNCIL … [Read more...]

Special Called Meeting of the Franklin City Council

(Franklin, GA) -- The Franklin City Council will hold a Special Called Meeting on Tuesday, April 16 at 6:30 PM to vote on the purchase of additional wheelchair access ramps to be installed at the Franklin Housing Authority while the CDBG project is underway. This will be the only item on the meeting agenda. City Council meetings take place at Franklin City … [Read more...]

Chairman issues National Vietnam Veterans Day Proclamation

(Franklin, GA) -- The James Stewart Chapter, NSDAR, accepted a proclamation on Wednesday, March 27, 2019, from Lee Boone, Commission Chairman, Heard County Board of Commissioners. The proclamation was in response to the Vietnam War Veterans Recognition Act of 2017 making March 29th a National holiday. The wording in the proclamation encourages Heard County … [Read more...]

Heard County BOC Agenda (03/26/19)

AGENDA HEARD COUNTY COMMISSIONERS MEETING March 26, 2019 – 6:30 P.M. I.  CALL TO ORDER II.  WELCOME, INVOCATION, AND PLEDGE TO THE FLAG III.   APPROVAL OF MINUTES – February 26, 2019 IV.  AMEND AGENDA   V.  NEW BUSINESS        a. Discuss North and South River Circle, Hogansville (Heard County) – Commissioner Hooks VI.  OLD BUSINESS VII.  PUBLIC … [Read more...]

Longtime HCHS Assistant Principal Resigns

(Franklin, GA) -- According to a statement released by Heard County School Superintendent Rodney Kay this week, longtime Heard County High School assistant principal Chris Edwards has resigned from the school system after 16 years. "Heard County Schools received the resignation of Mr. Chris Edwards this morning. Mr. Edwards served as assistant principal and … [Read more...]

City of Franklin approves rezoning request for Heard BOE

(Franklin/Times-Journal) -- The Mayor and Council of the City of Franklin, Georgia, met in regular session Thursday, March 7, 2019 at City Hall at 6:30 PM. All council members were in attendance except Councilmember Jiles. Attorney Samson Newsome stood in for City Attorney David Mecklin. Mayor Rogers began the meeting by welcoming everyone in attendance. … [Read more...]