August 4, 2021

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...]

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...]

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...]

SummerFest 2021 – Food, Fun & Fireworks over the ‘Hooch

(Franklin, GA) -- The Heard County Chamber of Commerce is excited to continue the tradition of SummerFest on the square in downtown Franklin, GA on Saturday, June 26, 4:00 PM – 10:00 PM. Folks, young and old, are invited to come out and enjoy great food, good music, street dance, and some fantastic fireworks. Free Admission. This family-friendly festival … [Read more...]

Tickets go on sale July 1 for ‘Miss Lillian – More Than a President’s Mother’

(Carrollton, GA) -- Tickets go on sale July 1 for the one-woman play “Miss Lillian – More Than a President’s Mother,” which is coming to Carrollton at 7 p.m. on Thursday, September 23, at the Carroll County Schools Performing Arts Center. The show is a fundraising event for the Community Foundation of West Georgia’s Power of the Purse, a women’s giving … [Read more...]

Free zoom webinar on World Elder Abuse Awareness Day

(Franklin, GA) -- Members of the public are invited to join the United States Attorney’s Office for the Northern District  of Georgia, the United States Postal Inspection Service, the Prosecuting Attorneys’ Council of Georgia, and the American Bankers Association for a free Tele-Townhall. In recognition of World Elder Abuse Awareness Day, we will be … [Read more...]

Olive Branch Church Youth Car Wash Fundraiser

Olive Branch Youth Car Wash (Franklin, GA) -- Pastor Rodney Roquemore and the youth of Olive Branch Baptist Church located at 40 Frolona Raod in Franklin cordially invite you to join us June 12, 2021 from 9:00 AM until noon for our annual youth car wash. Donations will be accepted for all cars washed. All proceeds will be used to help youth learn more … [Read more...]

Celebrate Father’s Day in Georgia’s State Parks

(Georgia) -- For outdoorsy dads, fresh air and adventure are often the best gift of all. With Father’s Day just around the corner on June 20, Georgia’s State Parks and Historic Sites make it easy to share the gift of heartwarming memories. Check out these top five ideas below, and find even more on GaStateParks.org: Go “Glamping” If Dad enjoys camping, … [Read more...]

Blaine Bowman at CFBC

(Centralhatchee, GA) -- If you love good music and great Christian comedy mark your calendar for Sunday, June 13th at 11 AM! Blaine Bowman and his wife, Christine will be at Centralhatchee First Baptist Church. They are always a favorite at CFBC! Blaine has been nominated in recent years for the "Comedian of the Year" award from the Country Gospel Music … [Read more...]