November 27, 2014

Heard BOC Presents Service Award

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(Franklin) -- The Heard County Board of Commissioners presented Heard County Battalion Chief Scott Parrott with a 30 Year Service Award during Thursday night's BOC meeting at the Heard County Courthouse. Pictured above (L-R) are: Commissioner Sandi Allen, Commissioner Frank Crook, Scott Parrott, Commissioner Gwen Caldwell, Commission Chairman Lee Boone, … [Read more...]

Heard BOC Agenda (11/20/14)

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AGENDA HEARD COUNTY COMMISSIONERS MEETING NOVEMBER 20, 2014 – 6:30 P.M.     I.  CALL TO ORDER   II.  WELCOME, INVOCATION, AND PLEDGE TO THE FLAG   III.  PRESENTATION OF SERVICE AWARD – Mr. Scott Parrott   IV.  PUBLIC HEARING – Consideration of Increasing Business License Fees   V.  APPROVAL OF MINUTES   VI. … [Read more...]

Deal: State files lawsuit demanding federal action on water supply

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Georgia wants Corps to address longtime requests in Alabama-Coosa-Tallapoosa River Basin (Atlanta, GA) -- Gov. Nathan Deal Friday announced that the state of Georgia, the Atlanta Regional Commission and Cobb County-Marietta Water Authority filed lawsuits against the Army Corps of Engineers for failure to address long-standing water supply requests in the … [Read more...]

November Meeting of the Heard County Republican Party

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(Franklin) -- Everyone is invited to participate at the next monthly meeting of the Heard County Republican Party on Wednesday, November 19, 2014. 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. … [Read more...]

General Election Early Voting Continues

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(Franklin) -- Early Voting for the General Election continues through October 31. All early voting will take place in Room #14 of the Heard County Courthouse (Voter Registration Office). For questions regarding the General Election, please call the Voter Registration Office at 706-675-3907 or the Election Superintendent at 706-675-3353. EARLY VOTING … [Read more...]

Heard County BOC Agenda (10/23/14)

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Agenda Heard County Commissioners Meeting October 23, 2014 – 6:30 P.M.   I.  CALL TO ORDER II.  WELCOME, INVOCATION, AND PLEDGE TO THE FLAG III.  APPROVAL OF MINUTES IV.  AMEND AGENDA V.  NEW BUSINESS  a. Set 2014 Millage Rate  b. Discuss New EMS Billing Contract  c. Discuss Increasing Business License Fees  d.Appointment to Heard County … [Read more...]

Heard BOC Minutes (08/28/14)

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HEARD COUNTY BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS MEETING AUGUST 28, 2014 - 6:30 P.M. (Franklin) -- The Heard County Board of Commissioners held a Commissioners Meeting on August 28, 2014 at 6:30 p.m. in the courtroom of the Heard County Courthouse. In attendance at the meeting were Chairman Lee Boone, District 1 Commissioner Larry Hooks, District 2 Commissioner Jacob … [Read more...]

Early Voting for the General Election

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(Franklin) -- The General Election is right around the corner. Early Voting begins October 13 and continues until October 31. Dates and times for early voting are as follows: EARLY VOTING HOURS October 13-17: 8:30 AM – 5:00 PM October 20-24: 8:30 AM – 5:00 PM October 25: 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM October 27-31: 8:30 AM – 5:00 PM All Early Voting will take … [Read more...]

Registration Deadline for the November General Election

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(Franklin) -- This is the last week you can register to vote and still be eligible for the General Election on November 4, 2014. This year’s election includes the two highly publicized races for Governor and United States Senate, as well as state executive offices and other legislative offices. The registration deadline is Monday October 6, 2014. Remember … [Read more...]

Heard County BOC Agenda (09/25/14)

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AGENDA HEARD COUNTY COMMISSIONERS MEETING SEPTEMBER 25, 2014 – 6:30 P.M.   I.  CALL TO ORDER II.  WELCOME, INVOCATION, AND PLEDGE TO THE FLAG III.  PRESENTATION OF SERVICE AWARD – MR. PHILLIP SPRADLIN IV.  APPROVAL OF MINUTES V.  AMEND AGENDA VI.  NEW BUSINESS  a. Request from Wireless Hometown Internet Service, LaGrange, Georgia  b. Discuss … [Read more...]