January 23, 2022

Position Open at Heard County Water Authority

POSITION OPEN AT 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. The job … [Read more...]

Local citizens receive Georgia State Society NSDAR Service to Veterans Awards

As part of the Veterans Day Bench Dedication Ceremony on Saturday November 13, 2021, the James Stewart Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution, presented DAR Service to Veterans Awards to two local Heard County citizens who have spent countless hours of their time in the service to our veterans.  The chapter was pleased to honor DAR member Carla Marie … [Read more...]

Job Opening at Heard County Water Authority

The Heard County Water Authority The Heard County Water Authority is currently taking applications for an Operations Specialist to work in the office. Applicant must have a high school diploma or G.E.D. certificate. Salary is based upon experience. This is a 36 hour per week position and includes benefits. Applications may be picked up at the … [Read more...]

New Winter Hours at Heard County Convenience Centers

(Franklin, GA) -- Daylight Savings Time ended November 7, 2021 and it will now start getting dark at 6:00 PM. Effective November 09, 2021, the operation hours during the week for the Heard County convenience centers will change to increase more access during daylight hours. These changes will only be in effect until Daylight Savings Time begins again on … [Read more...]

James Stewart Chapter, NSDAR, Welcomes New Member and Outstanding Junior

(Franklin, GA) -- Anna Marie McCrary became a member of the James Stewart chapter and was inducted at their October meeting Saturday, October 9, 2021.  After her induction, she was nominated as the chapter’s Outstanding Junior for the year and will represent James Stewart Chapter at the annual State Conference next March 2022 at the Evergreen Resort inside … [Read more...]

HELP WANTED: Maintenance Mechanic/Foreman

(Franklin, GA) -- Franklin Housing Authority (FHA) is accepting applications for the position of Maintenance Mechanic/Working Foreman in our Maintenance Department. FHA operates and maintains 96 low-income units in Heard County. FHA offers competitive pay, paid health and dental insurance, paid retirement benefits, paid sick and vacation pay as well as … [Read more...]

October Cut-off Notice at HCWA

October Cut-Off Notice (Franklin, GA) -- To avoid interruption in water service, make your past due payment at the Heard County Water Authority no later than the close of business on Monday, October 25, 2021. Due to an increase in COVID cases, the business office is closed to walk-ins until further notice. Payments should be put in our drop-box located on … [Read more...]

Dedication of Historical Church

(Glenn, GA) -- Dedication and Renewal Service for Glenn Independent Methodist Church will be held Sunday, October 24, 2021, at 11:00 AM. Tim and Alecia Wilson will be leading the service. They have served for the past 34 years in Ministry. Tim’s family is also from the Glenn Community. The beginning of this Church was organized in 1825 in Heard County … [Read more...]

‘Moving Wall’ coming to Centralhatchee

ARTICLE COURTESY OF CLAY NEELY/NEWNAN TIMES-HERALD (FRANKLIN, GA) -- The Moving Wall, a half-size replica of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington, D.C., will be coming to Centralhatchee later this month. The replica will be on display at the Centralhatchee City Park, located at 139 Nutt Road, Franklin.  The Moving Wall will be escorted to the … [Read more...]

Fall Book Sale at Heard County Library

(Franklin, GA) -- The Heard Co Public Library is having our Fall Book Sale Oct 8-25. Hardback books - 50 cents Paperback books - 10 cents DVDs - $1.00 … [Read more...]