July 2, 2020

Alzheimer’s Association continues to provide virtual services as pandemic persists

(Atlanta, GA) -- While the on-going coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic still threatens the health of millions in this country and around the world, it continues to create additional challenges for people living with Alzheimer's and all dementia, their families and caregivers, including 150,000 in Georgia and their estimated 540,000 caregivers. The Alzheimer’s … [Read more...]

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...]

Local church honors Heard County’s heroes

(Franklin, GA) -- The Heard County Sheriff's Office and the Heard County Fire & Emergency employees were honored by the delivery of 'Plates of Love' on Wednesday, June 24. The lunch plates were prepared with love by all the members at Heaven Bound Church of God located in Centralhatchee. Heaven Bound Church of God also presented Heard County Sheriff … [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...]

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...]

HCMS student receives DAR Youth Citizenship Medal

(Franklin, GA) -- The James Stewart Chapter, NSDAR, is pleased to announce their 2019-20 recipient of the DAR Youth Citizenship Award for Heard County Middle School. Landon McLendon was chosen by the school faculty as the student who best exemplifies the qualities of a good citizen. Those qualities are honor, service, courage, leadership and … [Read more...]

Public Notice from the Heard County Water Authority

HEARD COUNTY WATER AUTHORITY NOTICE (Franklin, GA) -- HCWA’s main office reopened last week. Our lobby is small, and we will limit access to one customer at a time. As a reminder, payments may be put in the drop-box in an envelope on the door. Credit card payments can be made on-line. New service applications and water user agreements are also available … [Read more...]