January 20, 2020

American Legion Post 148 December Activities

(Franklin, GA) -- The Heard County American Legion Post 148 received an award and participated in several activities during the month of December. Firstly, the post received an "Excellence Award." Adjutant Durell Langley received the award from 5th District Jr. Vice Commander Wade Lnenicka. Post 148 members also participated in all three community … [Read more...]

AARP Tax-Aide Offers FREE Tax Help

(Franklin, GA) -- The Coweta County Public Library System and volunteers from the AARP foundation have partnered once again to prepare federal and state tax returns for FREE. Tax preparation and free electronic filing is scheduled for every Wednesday, February 5th through April 15th from 9:00 AM until 2:00 PM at the A. Mitchell Powell, Jr. Public Library, … [Read more...]

HELP WANTED: Firefighter/EMT/Paramedic Jobs in Heard County

DO YOU HAVE WHAT IT TAKES? Heard County Fire & Emergency Services is taking applications for Firefighter / EMT and Firefighter / Paramedics Till January 31, 2020 NO EXPERIENCE NECESSARY! Must meet the following requirements: Minimum 18 years of age. Valid drivers license with good driving record. High school diploma or GED. Good moral … [Read more...]

Heard FFA students place at Leadership Development Event

(Franklin, GA) -- Heard County High School FFA Members Gracelyn McIsaac and Bailey Hefner each competed and placed in Career and Leadership Development Events recently in Carroll County. Gracelyn (above left) placed first in FFA Creed Speaking, which is a public speaking event while Bailey (above right) placed second in Wildlife Identification. The two … [Read more...]

Great Gatsby Casino Night at EPL

(Ephesus, GA) -- Ephesus Book Club is hosting an adults only Great Gatsby Casino Night Fundraiser! All proceeds will benefit Ephesus Public Library. The event will be held at Ephesus Library on Saturday, February 8, from 6:00 - 9:00 PM. Stay and play as long as you like! This is a drop in event, and feel free to wear your best 1920's attire! No gambling … [Read more...]

HELP WANTED: Umpires (No experience necessary)

(Franklin, GA) -- If anyone is interested in becoming an umpire for the upcoming spring recreation baseball and softball season there will be a meeting held at the Heard County Recreation Department on Tuesday Jan. 14 at 6:30. No experience is required, we will train you. This is also a great way for people to stay involved with the game if you have prior … [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...]

Alcoholics Anonymous Meetings

(Franklin) — If you want to drink, that’s your business. If you want to stop, we can help. Come to a meeting of Alcoholics Anonymous to hear a solution. Every Monday night from 6:00 – 7:00 PM an open discussion meeting of AA is held at the Franklin Church of God located at 12002 GA Hwy 100 in Franklin, GA. … [Read more...]

DAR and American Legion deliver Christmas gifts to Veterans

(Franklin, GA) -- Members of the James Stewart Chapter, NSDAR, and members from the American Legion Post 148 teamed up to deliver Christmas gifts to the seven veterans at Pruitt just before Christmas. Each of the veterans received warm pants and shirts, t-shirts, socks, candy, fruit and other goodies to make the holidays a little brighter. The local DAR … [Read more...]

HELP WANTED: Registered Nurses

(Franklin, GA) -- Registered Nurse (RN) positions available. NO nights, NO weekends, and NO holidays. Currently licensed in the State of Georgia w/2 years experience in geriatric, community health, or long-term care. Computer skills are a must. RN will perform in-home assessments for the Elderly and Disabled Waiver Program. Office is in Franklin, … [Read more...]