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Monday | The Heard Citizen

Monument Unveiled at Veterans Memorial Park

The beautiful American Eagle Monument pictured above was unveiled at the Veterans Memorial Park in downtown Franklin on July 4th, 2014 during the Annual Independence Day Celebration.

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Fri Jul 25, 2014

The Heard Citizen

Election Do-Over: District 5 Special Election set for September

All three candidates will be back on the ballot for a special election for Heard County Commissioner of District 5 which will take place on Tuesday, September 9, 2014.

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The Heard Citizen

Weekly Arrest Reports

Franklin Police Chief, Kevin Hannah, has issued the following list of individuals arrested in the city of Franklin and their various charges: Heard County Sheriff, Ross Henry, has issued the following list of individuals arrested in Heard County including their various charges: Rodney Lashawn Drummond, 37, US Hwy 34 West Lot 4, Franklin, GA 30217, ... (more)

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

The Heard Citizen

Mrs. Marlys "Marty" Walker

Funeral services for Mrs. Walker will be conducted on Friday, July 25, 2014, at 2:00 P.M. from the Stutts Funeral Home Chapel in Franklin, Georgia.

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The Heard Citizen

Lightning Strike Destroys Local Home

According to Heard County Fire Chief Steve Wirth, Sunday evening's bad weather is to blame for a house fire which left a local family's home in ruins.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

The Heard Citizen

Mrs. Annie L. Jones

The Celebration of Life Service for Mrs. Annie L. Jones of 9184 Georgia Highway 34 in Franklin will be Tuesday, July 22, 2014 at 11:00 AM at the World Changers Church International, at 206 North Avenue in Villa Rica.

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Fri Jul 18, 2014

The Heard Citizen

Mrs. Susan Schofield

Mrs. Susan Jones Schofield, 61, of Franklin, passed away Thursday, July 17, 2014 at her residence.

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The Heard Citizen

Mrs. Charlotte Joh-Childs

Mrs. Charlotte Merlene Creel Joh- Childs, age 87 of Franklin, Georgia passed away at her home on Thursday, July 17, 2014.

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The Heard Citizen

Weekly Arrest Reports

Franklin Police Chief, Kevin Hannah, has issued the following list of individuals arrested in the city of Franklin and their various charges: Crystal Nicole Autrey, 27, Maple Street, Franklin, GA 30217, arrested on 07/13/2014, charged with Headlight Requirement, Failure to Maintain Lane, Pills Not in Original Container, DUI, DUI Less Safe and ... (more)

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Mon Jul 14, 2014

The Heard Citizen

Judge orders runoff election in District 5

The honorable Judge William H. Ison of Jonesboro heard testimonies this morning at the Heard County Courthouse in case involving the challenge of the May 20, 2014 Republican primary election results by District 5 incumbent Commissioner Sandi Allen.

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The Heard Citizen

Marching Braves Drumline needs your help

Recently with temperatures into the 90's Heard County band members stood on the street corners in Franklin collecting funds for a planned trip to Washington, D.C. this November.

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Fri Jul 11, 2014

The Heard Citizen

Weekly Arrest Reports

Franklin Police Chief, Kevin Hannah, has issued the following list of individuals arrested in the city of Franklin and their various charges: Joshua Wayne Laster, 33, Hagler Road, Pine Mountain, GA 31822, arrested on 07/04/2014, charged with Disorderly Conduct and Public Intoxication.

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Tue Jul 08, 2014

LaGrange Daily News

In our community: July 5, 2014

Events: Glass Bridge Road Farmers Market is 8 to 11 a.m. at no cost to vendors. Homemade or homegrown items are welcome.

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Sun Jul 06, 2014

LaGrange Daily News

In our community: July 7, 2014

The Heard County Beekeepers Association meets at 7 p.m. in Franklin. Johnny Adams 706-675-9880 or Alicia 706-882-2493 Events: Troup County Republican Party and Troup County Republican Women host a meet the candidates event with Republican state School Superintendent candidates Mike Buck and Richard Woods at Highland Country Club.

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The Times-Herald

The Frigid Frog offers a rare Georgia treat

"Basically, this business started out of necessity," said Woods, owner of The Frigid Frog of Georgia.

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Fri Jul 04, 2014

LaGrange Daily News

In our community

Events: Glass Bridge Road Farmers Market is 8 to 11 a.m. at no cost to vendors. Homemade or homegrown items are welcome.

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The Heard Citizen

Weekly Arrest Reports

Franklin Police Chief, Kevin Hannah, has issued the following list of individuals arrested in the city of Franklin and their various charges: James Michael Reniff, 34, US Highway 27, Franklin, GA 30217, arrested on 06/27/2014, charged with Theft by Shoplifting.

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Thu Jul 03, 2014

The Heard Citizen

Marching Braves Fundraiser on the Square

You can get a sandwich, chips and a drink for $5.00. We will also have Braves T-shirts and hats for sale.

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