July 2, 2020

JOB OPENINGS: Production Workers

(West Point, GA) -- Malone Workforce Solutions is now hiring Production Workers for temp-to-hire positions with KIA in West Point, GA! Come join the team that builds the award-winning KIA Sorento and all new KIA TELLURIDE; proudly named by J.D. Power as the Highest Ranked Midsize SUV in Initial Quality, 2 out of 3 years in a row; named Best 3-Row SUV for … [Read more...]

Heard County Food Pantry open this Friday

(Franklin, GA) -- The Heard County Food Pantry will be open this Friday, July 3 from 8:30 AM until 12:00 PM. Available items will include milk, fresh produce, butter, cheese, some whole chickens, and pulled pork. The address is 900 South River Road, Franklin, GA 30217. … [Read more...]

Heard County Convenience Centers will be closed July 4

Attention Heard County Citizens: The Convenience Centers will be closed Saturday, July 04, 2020 in observance of Independence Day. Regular hours and days of operation will resume starting July 06, 2020. Please assist us by notifying your family and friends in regard to the closings, in case they do not see the announcement. Thank You, Lee Boone, … [Read more...]

Franklin City Council Meeting Postponed

(Franklin, GA) -- The Franklin Mayor's Office announced this week that the regularly scheduled July 2, 2020 council meeting is being postponed until Thursday, July 9, 2020. The meeting will begin at 6:30 PM at Franklin City Hall. … [Read more...]

Birth Announcement: Newborn baby girl

(Franklin) — Cody and Jessica Newborn of Franklin announce the birth of a 7-pound, 13-oz baby girl. Waylynn Charlotte Newborn was born at Tanner Medical Center in Carrollton on May 8, 2020. She was 20 and 1/2 inches long. … [Read more...]

LAND FOR SALE: Heard County (3 Tracts)

LAND FOR SALE - HEARD COUNTY JUST REDUCED! Frolona Road, Franklin, GA 30217 - $171,250.00 67.15 acres of flat and gentle rolling land. The property was reforested 8 years ago w/plantation pines. The property offers many potential uses: Hunting Land, Single Family Farm, Divide and sell to family, developer and build much needed homes. GPS: 5524 Frolona Road, … [Read more...]

PPA: James Perry hosting a ‘Meet the Candidate’ event on June 30

(Centralhatchee, GA) -- James Perry, runoff candidate for Heard County District 2 Commissioner is hosting a 'Meet the Candidate' event on Tuesday, June 30 from 5-7 PM at the pavilion in Centralhatchee Park. All Heard County citizens are invited to stop by for a discussion and to share any thoughts or concerns. For more information visit Vote James Perry … [Read more...]

Position Open at Heard County Water Authority

The Heard County Water Authority The Heard County Water Authority is currently taking applications for a Distribution Crew Member. Applicant must have a high school diploma or G.E.D. certificate. Salary is based upon experience. Applications may be picked up at the Water Authority office at 11520 Highway 34 West, Franklin, GA, or printed off the … [Read more...]

Ephesus Public Library Reopening

Ephesus Public Library Reopening (Ephesus, GA) -- Keeping you safe is of the utmost importance to us, so here are a few things you need to know when coming back into the library! Our hours are Monday - Wednesday, 10:00 to 2:00, and Thursday, from 3:00 to 7:00. For the safety of patrons and staff, masks are not required, but are recommended. If you or your … [Read more...]

An Important Update from the Heard County School System

Brave Nation: We wanted to reach out to the community and give an update regarding the progress we are making toward the planning of the 20-21 school year. First and foremost, we want to acknowledge the pandemic and the uncertainty of the situation, but we also want to make it clear that as of today our intent is to hold face-to-face school beginning … [Read more...]