May 20, 2019

HCMS student serves as page for Rep. Randy Nix

(Atlanta, GA) -- Simone Acosta, an 8th grade Honor student at Heard Middle School, served as a Page for Rep. Randy Nix in the Georgia House of Representatives yesterday, February 26th. She is the granddaughter of Heard County native, Mona Awbrey Gamble. Simone (pictured above left) thoroughly enjoyed the experience, and hopes to Page in the Senate again … [Read more...]

‘Georgia Day’ Proclamation

(Franklin, GA) -- Members of the James Stewart Chapter, NSDAR, met with Lee Boone, Commission Chairman, Heard County Board of Commissioners recently to proclaim February 12 as 'Georgia Day' in Heard County. Georgia Day Chairman, Judy Miller, is pictured above with Heard County Chairman Lee Boone. … [Read more...]

Heard County BOC Agenda (02/26/19)

AGENDA HEARD COUNTY COMMISSIONERS MEETING February 26, 2019 – 6:30 P.M. I.  CALL TO ORDER II.  WELCOME, INVOCATION, AND PLEDGE TO THE FLAG III.  PUBLIC HEARINGS  1) – Application for a Special Use Application for a Private Family Cemetery – Richard Brice, Sr., 6945 Charlie B. Johnston Road, Hogansville (Heard County; Corinth community) 2) Revocation … [Read more...]

Heard BOC presents service award to Joe Adams

(Franklin, GA) -- The Heard County Board of Commissioners presented a service award plaque to former District 5 Commissioner Joe Adams at the regular monthly meeting on Tuesday, January 22. Pictured above (L-R) are new D5 Commissioner David Walls, D4 Commissioner Larry Hammond, Commission Chairman Lee Boone, Joe Adams, D1 Commissioner Larry Hooks, D2 … [Read more...]

Heard County BOC Agenda (01/22/19)

AGENDA HEARD COUNTY COMMISSIONERS MEETING Jan. 22, 2019 – 6:30 P.M. I.  CALL TO ORDER II.  WELCOME, INVOCATION, AND PLEDGE TO THE FLAG III.  SERVICE AWARD PRESENTATION – Mr. Joe Adams, Former District 5 Commissioner IV.  INVITED GUESTS – Mr. John Herbert Cranford, Jr., Coweta Judicial Circuit, District Attorney V.  PUBLIC HEARING – Revocation of an … [Read more...]

Heard County BOE 2019 Meeting Schedule

HEARD COUNTY BOARD OF EDUCATION 2019 MEETING DATES & TIMES January 22, 2019- 6 pm February 1, 2019 – 4:30 pm @ Heard High February 2, 2019- 8 am @ Heard High February 26, 2019- 7 pm March 12, 2019- 6:30 pm @ Centralhatchee Elementary March 26, 2019- 7 pm April 9, 2019- 6:30 pm @ Ephesus Elementary April 23, 2019- 7 pm May 14, 2019- 6:30 … [Read more...]

Franklin City Council Agenda (01/03/19)

CITY OF FRANKLIN AGENDA MAYOR & COUNCIL MEETING, 6:30 PM, CITY HALL COURTROOM Jan. 3, 2019 CALL TO ORDER Welcome, Mayor Joel Rogers Invocation & Pledge APPROVAL OF MINUTES (Council Meeting December 6, 2018)        AMEND THE AGENDA (IF NEEDED) APPROVE THE ORDER OF THE AGENDA DEPARTMENT REPORTS: Finance – Karen Boyd Police Department – Chief … [Read more...]

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...]