December 8, 2021

Wreaths Across America comes to Heard County

Remember the fallen, Honor those who served,  Teach our children the value of freedom Please make you plans to be on the square when the Wreaths across America comes to Heard County at 12:00 noon on Saturday, December 18, 2021. Members of the James Stewart Chapter, NSDAR, and our Veterans from American Legion Post #148 will hold a wreath laying ceremony … [Read more...]

Franklin City Council Approved Minutes (11/04/21)

MAYOR & COUNCIL MEETING, 6:30 PM  JOEL W. ROGERS MUNICIPAL COURTROOM NOVEMBER 4, 2021 MAYOR & COUNCIL MEETING The Mayor and Council of the City of Franklin, Georgia, met in regular session Thursday, November 4, 2021, at Franklin City Hall, 150 Davis Street, Franklin, GA 30217 at 6:30 p.m. All Councilmembers were in attendance except for … [Read more...]

HCWA supports Three Sisters Food Pantry

(Franklin, GA) -- To support the newest food pantry in Heard County, the Heard County Water Authority partnered with Three Sisters Food Pantry on Caney Head Road to host a food drive during October. HCWA Director Laurie Cook and staff wanted to focus on supporting the smaller organization since it was just established earlier in the year.  Three Sisters … [Read more...]

Franklin City Council Agenda (12/02/21)

CITY OF FRANKLIN AGENDA MAYOR & COUNCIL MEETING, 6:30 PM, CITY HALL COURTROOM December 2, 2021 PUBLIC HEARING (2022 BUDGET) CALL TO ORDER Welcome, Mayor Kevin Hayes Invocation & Pledge APPROVAL OF MINUTES (Council Meeting November 4, 2021) AMEND THE AGENDA (IF NEEDED) APPROVE THE ORDER OF THE AGENDA DEPARTMENT REPORTS: Finance – Karen … [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...]

Veterans Bench Dedication held on Franklin Square

(Franklin, GA) -- The James Stewart Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution, held a ceremony to dedicate a bench to the veterans of Heard County on the square on Saturday, November 13, 2021. Attendees were welcomed by Pamela Lyle, James Stewart Chapter Regent.  Bethany Dunmire and Gabby Smith, members of the Centralhatchee Braves Patrol, led … [Read more...]

Holiday Hours and Nov. cut-off date at HCWA

(Franklin, GA) -- The Heard County Water Authority will be closed on Thursday and Friday, November 25-26, 2021 for Thanksgiving. HCWA would like to wish all customers a safe and Happy Holiday weekend! November Cut-Off Notice: To avoid interruption in water service, make your past due payment no later than Monday, November 29, 2021. The business office … [Read more...]

PUBLIC NOTICE: City of Franklin holiday trash schedule

PUBLIC NOTICE (Franklin, GA) -- Due to the upcoming holidays, please note the following changes to trash pickup days in the City of Franklin. Customers that would normally be picked up on Thursday, November 25 will now be be picked up on Wednesday, November 24. The schedule will return to normal following the holiday. … [Read more...]

Franklin City Council Minutes (10/07/21)

MAYOR & COUNCIL MEETING, 6:30 PM  JOEL W. ROGERS MUNICIPAL COURTROOM OCTOBER 7, 2021 MAYOR & COUNCIL MEETING The Mayor and Council of the City of Franklin, Georgia, met in regular session Thursday, October 7, 2021, at Franklin City Hall, 150 Davis Street, Franklin, GA 30217 at 6:30 p.m. All Councilmembers were in attendance. Mayor Hayes began … [Read more...]

Heard BOC Agenda (11/16/21)

AGENDA HEARD COUNTY COMMISSIONERS MEETING Nov. 16, 2021 – 6:30 P.M. Heard County Administration Building 201 Park Ave., Franklin, GA 30217 I.  CALL TO ORDER II. WELCOME, INVOCATION, AND PLEDGE TO THE FLAG III. PUBLIC HEARING Application for Rezone from Single Family Residential to General Commercial for 2.05 acres located on Highway 100 IV. … [Read more...]