May 16, 2021

Performance dog training coming to Heard County and West Georgia!

CROWE FARM CANINES (Franklin, GA) -- Get up off the sofa and get out there and play with your dog! Get your kids out of the house and off of their cell phones! Get that new puppy you got during Covid up to par and easier to live with! Performance dog training is coming to Heard County and West Georgia! Crowe Farm Canines has a 45 foot professional dock … [Read more...]

DOR reminds Georgia taxpayers about May 17 income tax deadline

(Atlanta, GA) -- Today the Georgia Department of Revenue (DOR) is reminding taxpayers of the upcoming income tax deadline on Monday, May 17, 2021. Earlier this year, the state of Georgia conformed with the U.S. Treasury Department and Internal Revenue Service (IRS) to extend the normal April 15th individual income tax deadline to May 17th. What is due at … [Read more...]

HELP WANTED: Heard Transit Accepting Applications

HELP WANTED (Franklin, GA) -- Heard County Transit is accepting applications for a part-time transit driver. Hours are from 16 to 26 hours per week. You will be expected to provide safe, reliable, and efficient transportation services for the residents of Heard County. Applicants must have a valid Georgia driver’s license with a satisfactory MVR; … [Read more...]

April water cut-off date at HCWA

April Cut-Off Notice (Franklin, GA) -- To avoid interruption in water service, make your past due payment by Monday, April 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 www.myhcwa.com or call our automated payment system at 1-888-695-7749 to make a … [Read more...]

4-H Vidalia Onion Sale

(Franklin, GA) -- 4-H's annual Vidalia Onion Sale is underway! Orders and money are due by April 16! Heard County 4-H office hours are Monday-Friday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM at 101 Glover Road in Franklin (across from the Franklin Dollar General at the Old Recreation Department. Payments can be mailed to: Heard County 4-H (ATTN: Onions), P.O. Box 503, Franklin GA … [Read more...]

Job Opening 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...]

HELP WANTED: Hunt & Bird Dog Supervisor/Trainer

Looking to hire a hunt & bird dog supervisor/trainer. Pay ranging from 35-50k/year. Please email resume to kerri@ngturf.com Office # 770-832-8608 … [Read more...]

HELP WANTED: Heard County 911 Communications Officer

Heard County 911 Communications Officer The Heard County 911 Department will be accepting applications for the position of Communication Officer. This is a full-time, night shift position: (6:00 PM to 6:00 AM - with a 36/48 work schedule). The applicant must have a high school diploma or equivalent, and must agree to a pre-employment drug test and … [Read more...]

A message of thanks from Franklin Mayor Kevin Hayes

Press Release from Franklin Mayor Kevin Hayes: As the assessment and recovery phase continues in the City of Franklin, I wanted to take this opportunity to thank each and every individual, business, group, and state agency that has contributed to the cleanup efforts in our community. The impact of the tornado that wreaked havoc on our city late Thursday … [Read more...]

March water cut-off date at HCWA

March Cut-Off Notice (Franklin, GA) -- To avoid interruption in water service, make your past due payment by Monday, March 29, 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 www.myhcwa.com or call our automated payment system at 1-888-695-7749 to make a … [Read more...]