November 11, 2019

Town of Centralhatchee honors local Vets at Park Monument

(Centralhatchee, GA) -- A big crowd assembled near the Veterans Memorial at Centralhatchee Park Saturday morning for a very special Veterans Day celebration. The program featured a large assembly of Veterans, the Heard High School Chorus, and keynote speaker B.T. McCutchen, Jr. (Retired) Col USA/AV MI. The event kicked off with a welcome from … [Read more...]

Ephesus Christmas Parade and Bazaar (Dec. 7)

(Ephesus, GA) -- The Ephesus Christmas Parade and Bazaar will take place on December 7, 2019. The lineup will begin at 9:30 AM at Hoyt Rogers' Field and the parade will start at 10:00 AM. We would like to invite any businesses or organizations to enter a float, antique car, motorcycle, truck, horse & buggy, etc this year. Contact the Ephesus City Hall … [Read more...]

Make your ‘Toys For Tots’ donations at State Farm through December 6

(Franklin, GA) -- The Terry Harper State Farm Insurance office in Franklin will be accepting your 'Toys For Tots' donations at their office for the holidays. Harper Realty and State Farm Insurance is located at 270 E. Court Sq. in downtown Franklin across from the Piggly Wiggly. For more information see the flyer below or call (706) 675-3093. … [Read more...]

Youth Winter Baseball Camp at HCHS

(Franklin) -- Head coach Trent Bianco and the Braves varsity baseball team will be hosting their annual Winter Baseball Camp from December 3-5, 2019 at Heard High School. The camp is open to grades K-8 and will focus on the fundamentals of baseball including hitting, fielding, throwing, and catching. This is the sixth year the high school coaches have held … [Read more...]

Balloon Release in honor of the late Mrs. Virginia Smith

(Franklin, GA) -- In Memory of Mrs Virginia Smith, you are cordially invited to attend a balloon release at Prospect Church, on Sunday, November 24, 2019, at 12:30 PM. With much love, we will celebrate almost 97 years of her life on her birth date, 11-24-22. Following the service, we will meet at the crosses, at the edge of the cemetery, for a few words … [Read more...]

Large crowd gathers for Annual ‘Trunk or Treat’ at Heard Arena

(Franklin, GA) -- The rains cleared away just in time in for a near record crowd of children and adults to flock to the 11th annual “Trunk or Treat” event at the Heard County Covered Arena on a chilly Halloween night. This year’s event featured around 40 decorated “trunks” along with other types of vehicles thanks to volunteers from throughout the community … [Read more...]

Chorus performs Fall Concert at HCHS

(Franklin, GA) -- A large crowd gathered at HCHS Monday evening to see the Heard County High School Chorus perform its 2019 Fall Concert in the cafeteria. Led by director Nancy Heard, the group of students performed several songs including among others Yonder Come Day, Hallelujah, You Are My Music, and a Mexican Folk song entitled Cielito Lindo. The … [Read more...]

Turkey Shoot this Saturday

Turkey Shoot (Frolona) -- High Point Church Of God is hosting a Turkey Shoot on Saturday, November 2, 2019 at 10:00 AM. $3.00 per shot. Factory Barrels Only. No Scopes. High Point Church of God is located at 8511 Frolona Rd. in Franklin, GA. … [Read more...]

11th Annual Community Carnival Trunk-or-Treat

(Franklin, GA) -- The Heard County Covered Arena will play host to the 11th Annual Community Carnival and Trunk-or-Treat on Halloween night (Thursday, October 31) from 6:30-8:00 PM. The night will be full of fun and festivities and feature hayrides, costume contests, prizes for most original trunks, and of course trick-or-treat candy giveaways. Trunkers … [Read more...]

Veterans Day Brunch

(Centralhatchee, GA) -- The James Stewart Chapter, NSDAR, would like to invite each local veteran and their guest to a special Veterans Day Brunch, honoring your service to our country. The brunch will start at 10:30 AM on November 9, 2019 following the Veterans Day Program at the Veterans Memorial in Centralhatchee and will be held at the Centralhatchee … [Read more...]