July 24, 2016

August Republican Party Meeting

(Franklin) -- Everyone is invited to participate at the next monthly meeting of the Heard County Republican Party on Tuesday, August 16, 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 … [Read more...]

Open House at new City Hall

OPEN HOUSE! (Franklin) -- The City of Franklin will have an “open house” Thursday, August 4, 2016 from 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. for the new city hall and court room. Please come out and join us for a tour of the new facilities. Light refreshments will be served. … [Read more...]

Local business owner endorses Drew Ferguson

I have met with Drew two different times during this election cycle. I strongly believe he is the best choice for Heard County as a Congressman. Past Mayor of West Point, GA (understand needs of small communities) Has a clean understanding of what our needs are here in Heard County. Small Business Owner (Dentist) for many years. … [Read more...]

Local District Attorney’s Office collecting school supplies

(Franklin, GA) -- The Coweta Judicial Circuit District Attorney’s Office will provide local underprivileged children with school supplies for the upcoming year. Agency officials are hoping the community will join them in their inaugural 'Backpack 4 Kids' event throughout July that will help elementary school students in Troup, Coweta, Heard, Meriwether and … [Read more...]

Judge Hamrick to hear Georgia Supreme Court Case

(Atlanta, GA) – Superior Court Judge William Grady Hamrick, III of the Coweta Judicial Circuit has been designated to serve in place of Justice Keith Blackwell in the appeal of Gens, Administrator v. White et al. (S16A1005). The Supreme Court of Georgia will hear arguments in the cases on Monday, July 11, 2015 during its 10:00 A.M. session. In this case, a … [Read more...]

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...]