May 18, 2021

Community Easter Egg Hunt this Saturday at HCPR

(Franklin, GA) -- Heard County Parks and Recreation at 2020 Thompson Road in Franklin will be the site for a Community Easter Egg Hunt and other activities this Saturday April 3, 2021 beginning at 10:30 AM. The event will kick off with bingo for seniors starting at 10:30 AM. There will also be several activities for the kids including a bouncy houses, arts … [Read more...]

Pamela Lyle receives Outstanding DAR Service for Veterans Award

(Franklin, GA) -- The Outstanding DAR Service for Veterans Award is given to a DAR member in recognition of outstanding care given to veterans in any of the following areas, including, but not limited to: Department of Veterans Affairs facilities, state veterans’ facilities, nursing homes, shelters, and outpatient clinics. The outstanding NSDAR volunteer … [Read more...]

National Vietnam Veterans Day

To our Vietnam Veterans in Heard County: “Thank you for your service and welcome home” The James Stewart Chapter, NSDAR, wishes to commemorate the Vietnam War on National Vietnam War Veterans Day, Monday, March 29, 2021. There’s no doubt that the Vietnam War was one of the most brutal. In fact, over three million people were killed during the 20 years it … [Read more...]

Happy 50th Birthday Momma, Nana, and NeeNa!

Happy 50th Birthday Kimberly Fomby!!! Happy 50th Birthday to our Momma, Nana, and NeeNa! You’ve been a lot more to a lot of people in your life. We hope the next 50 are the best 50! Happy Birthday Momma! We love you!  … [Read more...]

March water cut-off date at HCWA

March Cut-Off Notice (Franklin, GA) -- To avoid interruption in water service, make your past due payment by Monday, March 29, 2021. If you are unable to come to the office during normal business hours, you may place payments in our drop-box located on the front door, visit or call our automated payment system at 1-888-695-7749 to make a … [Read more...]

DAR hosts local artist during Women’s History Month

(Franklin, GA) -- Members of the James Stewart Chapter, NSDAR, met on March 13th to commemorate March being Women’s History Month. Their special guest speaker was local writer and photographer, Debbie R. Hudson. Author of “Putting Nature in Focus,” Ms. Hudson spoke about her desire to capture nature’s beauty and her passion for photography. She shared the … [Read more...]

Heard County Convenience Centers return to normal hours

(Franklin, GA) -- The Heard County Convenience Centers have returned to normal hours of operation under daylight savings time. The normal hours are printed on the reverse side of each permit and also available on the Heard County website. Thank you for your cooperation in our efforts to maximize the daylight hours of operation during seasonal time changes. … [Read more...]

Abby’s Angels Foundation Rainbow Run and Family Fun Day

(Newnan, GA) -- Get Ready! Get Set! Get Colored! Registration is now open for the 7th annual Rainbow Run & Family Fun Day in Beautiful Downtown Newnan! Register today on the Events link at or April 24, 2021 will be a family day of COLOR and activities for all ages! 100% of the proceeds benefit Abby’s … [Read more...]

Student Artist Spotlight: Sarah Hannah

Heard County Student Art Spotlight (Franklin, GA) -- We regularly spotlight the art creations of Heard County students. Today's Student Artist Spotlight tempera painting, 'Snow Landscape with Evergreen Trees,' was created by HCMS 8th-grader Sarah Hannah. Advanced art students worked independently according to a visual theme that they each … [Read more...]

2021 Heard County Braves Football Stadium Signs

(Franklin, GA) -- 2021 Heard County Braves football stadium sign contracts are now available. These signs are 4'X6' with the design you choose. Some designs may require extra fees. All signs are displayed along the fence throughout the football season and during playoff games. This is an excellent way for you to support the kids of the community while … [Read more...]