October 21, 2019

Braves blast Red Jackets 49-14

(Franklin, GA) -- The Heard County Braves remain perfect (3-0) in Region 5-AA competition following a 49-14 homecoming game win over Jordan at Staples Stadium Friday night. A large crowd was on hand to see the Braves (3-4, 3-0) dismantle the visiting Red Jackets behind strong performances on both sides of the ball. The home squad led 37-0 at the half … [Read more...]

2019 Heard County Homecoming Highlights

(Franklin, GA) -- A festive atmosphere took center stage in Franklin this week as the Brave Nation and Heard County High School hosted its annual Homecoming Week. The celebration included the crowning of the 2019 Homecoming Queen during the halftime of Friday night’s 49-14 region football win over visiting Jordan. The capacity home crowd cheered loudly as … [Read more...]

Braves take down Temple, will host championship game Thursday at Staples

(Franklin, GA) -- Current Florida Gator Emory Jones was the eighth grade quarterback of the Heard County Middle Braves football team the last time they won a league championship in 2013. This year's squad will have a chance to equal that feat next week when they host Villa Rica in the 2019 West Georgia Small School Championship game at Staples Stadium. The … [Read more...]

Lady Braves punch ticket No. 7 to Columbus

(Franklin, GA) -- For a remarkable seventh time in eight years, the Lady Braves are once again bound for Columbus in hopes of bringing home the school's second GHSA Class State Softball Championships. The No. 2 state ranked Lady Braves made short work of the visiting Bleckley County Royals at Heard High Wednesday sweeping the visitors in a doubleheader that … [Read more...]

HCMS Lady Braves compete at All-Star Softball Game

(Mt. Zion, GA) -- The Heard County Middle School softball coaching staff and three players traveled to Mt. Zion Middle School this week to compete at the 2019 West Georgia Middle School Exhibition All-Star game. Heard County coaches Alicia Carroll, Kelley Hadley, and Dalton Reed led one of the all-star squads and the Lady Braves who competed in the game … [Read more...]

GHSA Class AA Round 2 Softball Preview: Lady Braves vs. Bleckley County

Heard Co. Lady Braves vs. Bleckley Co. Royals WHEN: Wednesday/Thursday October 16-17 GAME TIMES: Doubleheader @ 4:00 PM on Wednesday, Game 3 if necessary @ 6:00 PM on Thursday WHERE: Heard County High School ADDRESS: 545 Main St., Franklin, GA 30217 RECORDS: Lady Braves (23-6), Royals (16-11) SEEDINGS: Lady Braves #1 in Region 5-AA, Royals #2 in Region … [Read more...]

2019 Heard County High School Homecoming Court

(Franklin, GA) -- Pictured above is the full 2019 Heard High School Homecoming Court. All will be featured in Thursday's annual Homecoming Parade through Downtown Franklin beginning at 4:30 PM. The Homecoming King will be announced during a Friday afternoon Pep Rally at the school and the Homecoming Queen will be crowned during halftime of Friday's home … [Read more...]

Alex Boyd’s big night leads Braves over Tigers

(Franklin, GA) -- Heard County running back Alex Boyd crashed the party for the Tigers. The junior was a workhorse for the Braves offense as he carried the ball 16 times for 224 yards and caught a 57-yard TD pass from junior QB Leroy Marsh in the Braves' 41-13 win over Temple Friday night in Franklin. Boyd accounted for 281 of the team's 396 total … [Read more...]

Class of 1969 Heard County High School 50th Class Reunion

(Franklin, GA) -- The Class of 1969 Heard County High School 50th Class Reunion will be held at 6:00 PM on November 09, 2019 at the Old Centralhatchee Gym. Music, sit down dinner $20.00 per person. Money is due by October 28, 2019. To make your reservation or for more information  contact Cutine Barber at 706-302-4300 or Karen Wright 770-328-4116. All … [Read more...]

Lady Braves sweep Dragons and advance to Sweet 16

(Franklin, GA) -- The Lady Braves softball team swept the visiting Pepperell Lady Dragons from Region 7-AA in the first round of the GHSA Class AA State Playoffs Tuesday afternoon in Franklin. The senior pitching duo of Katelyn Jiles and Caroline Jones led the way in the circle with each earning a playoff win. In a 7-2 game one win, Jiles was again sharp … [Read more...]