November 12, 2019

Heard County celebrates 2019 REACH Scholars

(Franklin, GA) -- Five Heard County eighth graders recently signed contracts agreeing to get good grades and attendance, meet with academic coaches and mentors and to graduate from high school and pursue postsecondary education. As their reward, the State of Georgia will provide them $10,000 ($2500 per year) toward four years of college or technical … [Read more...]

Upcoming Changes in Leadership at Heard County Schools

(Franklin, GA) -- The Heard County School System will have some new faces in leadership beginning in January 2020.  In reality, those faces won’t be new to Heard County, but they will be taking on new roles in the system. In January, current HCHS principal, Mr. Brent Tisdale, will shift to the district office level and take on the role of Assistant … [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...]

Baby Braves announce next Class Reunion

(Franklin, GA) -- Baby Braves will host its next Class Reunion on Saturday, November 9, 2019 from 3:00 to 5:00 p.m. at Heard County Elementary School. This event is free and open to all Baby Braves families. For the kids, the Class Reunion will feature inflatables, a ride on the Polar Express, balloon numerous Parent University stations. These stations are … [Read more...]

Local art students shine bright at Hummingbird Festival

(Hogansville, GA) -- Several Heard County students were recognized for their impressive artwork over the weekend at the annual Hogansville Hummingbird Festival. Bringing home the 'Best in Show' award was Heard County High School senior Madison May. Claiming first place in the high school division was another HCHS senior Rayann Langley. This was the second … [Read more...]

2019 Heard County Homecoming Highlights

(Franklin, GA) -- A festive atmosphere took center stage in Franklin this week as the Brave Nation and Heard County High School hosted its annual Homecoming Week. The celebration included the crowning of the 2019 Homecoming Queen during the halftime of Friday night’s 49-14 region football win over visiting Jordan. The capacity home crowd cheered loudly as … [Read more...]

2019 Heard County High School Homecoming Court

(Franklin, GA) -- Pictured above is the full 2019 Heard High School Homecoming Court. All will be featured in Thursday's annual Homecoming Parade through Downtown Franklin beginning at 4:30 PM. The Homecoming King will be announced during a Friday afternoon Pep Rally at the school and the Homecoming Queen will be crowned during halftime of Friday's home … [Read more...]

Class of 1969 Heard County High School 50th Class Reunion

(Franklin, GA) -- The Class of 1969 Heard County High School 50th Class Reunion will be held at 6:00 PM on November 09, 2019 at the Old Centralhatchee Gym. Music, sit down dinner $20.00 per person. Money is due by October 28, 2019. To make your reservation or for more information  contact Cutine Barber at 706-302-4300 or Karen Wright 770-328-4116. All … [Read more...]

New CTI program takes off at Heard High

(Franklin, GA) -- Heard High Career and Technical Instruction, otherwise known as CTI is a new program that assists students in completing CTAE pathways, working on employability skills and successfully transitioning from high school. CTI is off to a great start! The program attended Emerging Leaders Day Conference at the FFA Camp in Covington. This … [Read more...]

HCHS Announces 2019 Homecoming Court and Theme

(Franklin, GA) -- Heard County High School will celebrate Homecoming Week October 14-18. This year's theme is "Tune In For A Braves Win." The Brave football team will battle Region 5-AA foe Jordan on October 18 at Staples Stadium (7:30 PM Kickoff) where the 2019 Homecoming Queen will be crowned. The King will be crowned at a school pep rally Friday … [Read more...]