August 4, 2021

Franklin City Council Agenda (08/05/21)

CITY OF FRANKLIN AGENDA MAYOR & COUNCIL MEETING, 6:30 PM, CITY HALL COURTROOM August 5, 2021 CALL TO ORDER Welcome, Mayor Kevin Hayes Invocation & Pledge APPROVAL OF MINUTES (Council Meeting July 1, 2021) AMEND THE AGENDA (IF NEEDED) APPROVE THE ORDER OF THE AGENDA DEPARTMENT REPORTS: Finance – Karen Boyd Police Department – Chief Kevin … [Read more...]

Local libraries add new ‘on-demand’ streaming services

(West Georgia) -- The West Georgia Regional Library System is announcing the introduction of Hoopla and Kanopy to our communities in Carroll, Douglas, Haralson, Heard, and Paulding County. We are excited to offer these two on-demand digital resources to meet the educational and entertainment needs of our growing population. Your library card will now give … [Read more...]

Qualifying dates for upcoming City of Franklin Municipal General Election

Qualifying for City of Franklin Municipal General Election August 16    8:30 AM - 4:30 PM August 17    8:30 AM - 4:30 PM August 18    8:30 AM - 12:00 PM August 19    8:30 AM - 4:30 PM August 20    8:30 AM - 4:30 PM Qualifying will take place at: Franklin City Hall 150 Davis St Franklin, GA 30217 Qualifying fees are as follows: Mayor:    … [Read more...]

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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...]

FREE YARD SALE: First Baptist Church Franklin

FREE YARD SALE (Franklin, GA) -- First Baptist Church Franklin will be hosting a FREE YARD SALE this Saturday, July 31 from 9:00 AM until noon at the FBC gym (222 Main Street) in Downtown Franklin. All items are FREE including furniture, household items, toys, clothes, tools, and more! … [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...]

American Legion Post 148 installs officers for 2021-2022

(Franklin, GA) -- Earlier this month, Heard County American Legion Post 148 in Franklin installed their new officers for the 2021-2022 year. Pictured above (left to right) are Ronnie Pate, (Post 143 Carrollton) Sr. Vice Commander 5th District of Georgia; Al Hillman, (Post 57 Newnan) Installing Officer Past State Officer; Theron Levens, Commander; Jim … [Read more...]

July water cut-off date at HCWA

July Cut-Off Notice (Franklin, GA) -- To avoid interruption in water service, make your past due payment by Monday, July 26, 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...]

Book Sale at Ephesus Public Library

(Ephesus, GA) -- We're having a book sale! The Ephesus Library book sale will be held on Tuesday, August 3rd through Thursday, August 12th. We'll have all types of books, free magazines, homeschool books, and DVDs at reasonable prices. The sale will be going on during normal business hours! … [Read more...]