August 2, 2015

Heard County Schools: Come On Over (Video)


Heard County Schools Come on Over from Mike Roberts on Vimeo. Heard County Schools is now accepting qualifying out of district tuition students. … [Read more...]

Spearman named SOG Volunteer of the Month

SOG Volunteer of the Month Amber Spearman

(Georgia) -- A Heard High School graduate was recently selected as the Georgia Special Olympics volunteer of the month for June. Amber Spearman is a 23 year-old student at the University of Georgia, where she majors in Nutritional Science. When she completes her bachelors degree, Amber plans to enroll in the School of Pharmacy. Her goals are to earn a … [Read more...]

9 Braves named to Times-Georgian All-Area Team

Braves catcher Tristan Brown

(Carrollton, GA) -- Nine members of the quarterfinal Braves baseball team were selected to the 2015 Times-Georgian All-Area baseball team recently. In addition to MVP Lee Kay and Coach of the Year Trent Bianco, seven other local talents earned spots on the team. Members of the first team included catcher Tristan Brown, first baseman Zack Stephens, and … [Read more...]

Times-Georgian All-Area Coach: Trent Bianco

Braves head coach Trent Bianco (Photo: Ricky Stilley/Times-Georgian)

Article written by Jordan Hofeditz and provided courtesy of The Times-Georgian (Carrollton) -- A season 30 years in the making for the Heard County High School baseball team was almost over before it really got started. A mark of 1-5 is where it began, actually. Knowing potential was there, Trent Bianco wanted to test his team early and often in the season … [Read more...]

Summer Sweat Continues for Braves

Head coach Tim Barron talks to his players during Heard County's 7-on-7 practice at Central on Tuesday morning. (Photo: Ricky Stilley/Times-Georgian)

Article written by Jordan Hofeditz and provided courtesy of The Times-Georgian (Carrollton, GA) -- The summer has been a busy one for the Heard County High School football team, which traveled to Central on Tuesday morning to get some 7-on-7 work in against the Lions. The key to getting on the field is to take chances and make mistakes now so they are … [Read more...]

Lee Kay: 2015 Times-Georgian All-Area MVP

Lee Kay (Photo: Ricky Stilley/Times-Georgian)

Article written by Jordan Hofeditz and provided courtesy of The Times-Georgian (Carrollton) -- As Lee Kay went, so went the Heard County High School baseball team. The key to the Braves' success this season wasn’t relying on just one player, but if one stood out it was the sophomore left-handed pitcher and right fielder. Just like the team, the 2015 … [Read more...]

HHS Classes of 1980-1983 Labor Day Reunion


(Franklin) -- The Heard High School graduating classes of 1980 thru 1983 (or anybody else who wants to come) will be having a class reunion this upcoming Labor Day weekend. Organizers will be having a meeting this Sunday, July 19, 2015 at 4:00 pm at the high school. Everyone who can is asked to please attend this meeting. Planned activities thus far … [Read more...]

HCPR Football and Cheerleading Camp


(Franklin) -- The Heard Co. Recreation Department are offering a free football and cheerleading camp July 27-28 at the recreation department on Thompson Road. The deadline to register for the football and cheerleading camp is Friday, July 17th. Camp shirts and shorts must be ordered by July 20th. Call the recreation department at 706-675-3778 for more … [Read more...]

2015 Braves Varsity Football Season Tickets

Staples Surfasce

(Franklin) -- 2015 Heard High School varsity football reserved season tickets are now available for $75 each (entry to the game plus reserved Maroon seats in front of the press box) for all preseason and regular season home games. Season passes for general admission seating are $50 each. Tickets at the gate this year will again be $7 per game. Please … [Read more...]

HCPR Summer Basketball Camp


(Franklin) -- Heard County Brave alumnus Lamont Emory will be teaching a summer basketball camp at the Heard County Recreation Department this month. The recreation department is located at 2020 Thompson Rd. in Franklin and the dates for the camp are July 13, 14, 16, and 17. Camp will run from 9 AM- 3 PM each day and campers may bring a sack lunch or … [Read more...]