April 15, 2021

Heard High Senior awarded full music scholarship

(Franklin, GA) -- Heard County High School is proud to announce that senior Charity Abrahamson-Anglin is receiving a full tuition music scholarship to Southern Union State College in Alabama. The awarding of the scholarship stems from a March 8 audition for the Southern Union Sound, the college's prestigious show choir. A lifetime resident of Heard County, … [Read more...]

Strong start from Cornelius leads Braves in 10-1 region win

(Franklin, GA) -- A strong performance starting pitcher Drew Cornelius led the Braves to a 10-1 win over the Temple Tigers Tuesday in Franklin. The senior hurler tossed five innings allowing just two hits and no earned runs as the Braves scored a crucial Region 5-AA win after Friday's doubleheader versus Callaway was postponed until later in the season due … [Read more...]

Lady Brave softball players receive 2020 State Championship rings

(Franklin, GA) -- The Heard County Lady Braves softball team received their 2020 Class AA State Championship rings at Heard High Wednesday morning. The Lady Braves defeated The Lovett School 14-7 in the state title game on Halloween. Pictured above (Front L-R): LilyRae Fulford, Alyssa Hall, Gracie Bailey, Taylor Bailey, Hannah Wright, Chasity Kates, … [Read more...]

Brave tennis recognizes three senior players

(Franklin, GA) -- The Heard County High School tennis team recognized three senior players prior to last week's Region 5-AA match versus Callaway. Pictured above (L-R) are Seth Flemming, Juliann Carpenter, and Whit Pope. Brave tennis returns to action this afternoon for a 4:30 PM non-region road matchup at Central. The Region 5-AA Tournament will take … [Read more...]

Former Brave hired as football offensive coordinator at HCHS

(Franklin, GA) -- On March 23, 2021, the Heard County Board of Education hired Heard County High School alum and former football coach Jake Yates as Heard County Elementary School’s physical education teacher and offensive coordinator for the varsity football team. Yates was selected for the school board’s approval by head football coach Shane Lasseter and … [Read more...]

Heard County names new varsity boys basketball coach

(Franklin, GA) -- The Heard County School System has appointed Zerick Green as the varsity boys basketball coach for the 2021-2022 school year. “We're excited to welcome Coach Green into his new position of Head Basketball Coach at Heard County High School,” stated Heard County Athletic Director Trent Bianco. “Coach Green has a passion for Heard County and … [Read more...]

Braves down Trojans ahead of Region 5-AA opener

(Franklin, GA) -- The Braves knocked off visiting Lamar County 10-2 Saturday afternoon at Alford Field in a final tune-up for Region 5-AA play which begins this week versus rival Callaway. Starting pitcher Aidan Boyd notched his team-high third win of the season following five shutout innings where he allowed just five hits and struck out eight with zero … [Read more...]

Special Week Honors Georgia’s School Boards

(Franklin, GA) -- The Heard County School District is joining in a statewide celebration this week to salute the efforts of local school board members. The week of March 15-19, 2021 has been proclaimed School Board Appreciation Week in Georgia. The weeklong observance calls attention to the contributions of local boards of education. Citizens elect board … [Read more...]

Braves split road matchups, JV powers past Lions

(Franklin, GA) -- Brave varsity baseball went 1-1 this week scoring a 7-6 come-from-behind win at Mt. Zion Wednesday before dropping a 9-4 contest at Rockmart Friday night. The Braves rallied from an early 4-0 deficit and a 5-3 deficit versus the Eagles Wednesday scoring four runs in the top of the seventh inning to take the 7-6 win. Isaiah O'Neal had two … [Read more...]

2021 Heard County Braves Football Stadium Signs

(Franklin, GA) -- 2021 Heard County Braves football stadium sign contracts are now available. These signs are 4'X6' with the design you choose. Some designs may require extra fees. All signs are displayed along the fence throughout the football season and during playoff games. This is an excellent way for you to support the kids of the community while … [Read more...]