August 4, 2021

HELP WANTED: Parts Specialist


Upcoming bake sale cancelled at Ephesus Public Library

(Ephesus, GA) -- Due to unforeseen circumstances, Ephesus Public Library will NOT be having the Bake Sale on August 14th. We will reschedule when circumstances permit. Thanks for your patience! … [Read more...]

Write-In Candidacy Deadline City of Franklin General Election

Write-In Candidacy Deadline (Franklin, GA) -- Anyone wishing to qualify as a write-in candidate for the November 2, 2021 Municipal General Election for the City of Franklin must file their Notice of Candidacy with the City Clerk prior to 5:00 PM on August 27, 2021. … [Read more...]

Notice to Customers of the Heard County Water Authority

Notice to HCWA Customers (Franklin, GA) -- Due to increased operations costs, the Heard County Water Authority will be increasing rates effective September 1, 2021. These rates will be reflected on the bill to be processed on October 18, 2021, with a due date of November 10, 2021. You can compare these rates with the rates printed on the back of your bill … [Read more...]

Ephesus Neighborhood Closet

(Ephesus, GA) -- The Neighborhood Closet, located next to Ephesus Baptist Church in Ephesus, Georgia, will be open the third Friday of each month, with extended hours of 8:30 AM to 12:00 PM. The closet has new and  slightly used clothing in all sizes, as well as household items and toys. The items are free to those in need! … [Read more...]

Solstice publishing announces release of “The Closet” by Joseph MacNabb

(Newnan, GA) -- Solstice Publishing is pleased to announce the release of “The Closet,” a psychological thriller by Joseph MacNabb of Newnan, Georgia, on May 23, 2021. Although the setting of the book is entirely fictional, many of its aspects may be quite familiar to local residents. In “The Closet,” 10-year-old Annie Rowan is lured away from a small-town … [Read more...]

Olive Branch Church Youth Car Wash Fundraiser

Olive Branch Youth Car Wash (Franklin, GA) -- Pastor Rodney Roquemore and the youth of Olive Branch Baptist Church located at 40 Frolona Raod in Franklin cordially invite you to join us June 12, 2021 from 9:00 AM until noon for our annual youth car wash. Donations will be accepted for all cars washed. All proceeds will be used to help youth learn more … [Read more...]

Blaine Bowman at CFBC

(Centralhatchee, GA) -- If you love good music and great Christian comedy mark your calendar for Sunday, June 13th at 11 AM! Blaine Bowman and his wife, Christine will be at Centralhatchee First Baptist Church. They are always a favorite at CFBC! Blaine has been nominated in recent years for the "Comedian of the Year" award from the Country Gospel Music … [Read more...]

May water cut-off date at HCWA

May Cut-Off Notice (Franklin, GA) -- To avoid interruption in water service, make your past due payment by Monday, May 24, 2021. If you are unable to come to the office during normal business hours, you may place payments in our drop-box located on the front door, visit or call our automated payment system at 1-888-695-7749 to make a … [Read more...]

NEW Student Registration at HCHS

Heard County High School NEW Student Registration Thursday, July 22 & Friday, July 23, 2021 BY APPOINTMENT ONLY These days are only for NEW students transferring to HCHS (not for students entering 9th grade coming from HCMS). Please bring the following to register your student on either July 22nd or 23rd: Withdrawal form from previous … [Read more...]