Heard County Newswire

Heard County Newswire

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  1. Auburn recruiting snapshot: QuarterbacksRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Alabama Live

    The evaluation period for college coaches to hit the road and scout prospects ends later this month just as college camps are about to get underway. The 6-foot-4, 230-pound Gatewood is ranked as the nation's No.

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  2. VBS at Centralhatchee First Baptist ChurchRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Heard Citizen

    Join Centralhatchee First Baptist Church for this year's Vacation Bible School "Colossal Coaster World: Facing Fear, Trusting God" Sunday, June 4 In our VBS theme park world, participants will be challenged to trust God for the spirit of power, love and sound judgment for any fearfulness that may come from speaking up when it's the right thing to do, changing the familiar to the unfamiliar or making the ultimate decision to follow Jesus and trust Him as Savior. Children have a lot to be afraid of and our desire is to be instrumental in helping them learn that whatever scares them, they can trust God to love them and to help them.

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  3. Ms. Gwenita LaVette WareRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Heard Citizen

    She recently joined Ebenezer Baptist Church under the leadership of Reverend Travis Leonard. She was a very talented musician who played for First Zion World of Faith, Springfield Baptist Church, and Welcome Baptist Church, all in LaGrange, Georgia.

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  4. A message for the Class of 2017Read the original story

    Monday | Pike County Journal and Reporter

    By Ben Maxedon [email protected] "But as for you, continue in what you have learned and have firmly believed, knowing from whom you learned it," says 2 Timothy 3:14. Graduation is at hand and you have made it through 12 years of school.

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  5. Weekly Arrest ReportsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Heard Citizen

    ... to Elude, Failure to Maintain Lane, Expired Tag, Passing in No Pass Zone, Reckless Driving and Speeding. Heard County Sheriff, Ross Henry, has issued the following list of individuals arrested in Heard County including their various charges: Robert ...

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  6. Mr. Deck McKenzieRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 21 | The Heard Citizen

    Funeral services for Mr. McKenzie will be conducted Tuesday May 23, 2017 at 2:00 PM from the chapel of Stutts Funeral Home with the Rev. Scott Hannah and Nathaniel McKenzie officiating.

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  7. Heard, LeonardRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 21 | Dayton Daily News

    HEARD, Leonard 73, passed away on May 14, 2017 at Good Samaritan Hospital, Dayton, OH. He was born in Heard County, GA on July 4, 1943 to the late Charlie and Eddie Heard.

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  8. NCAA Regional Roundup: New Name, Same Result For Jessie WarrenRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 20 | Florida State Seminoles

    After three years as "Jessica," Florida State's star third baseman is now going by "Jessie," the name she grew up with and the one that's still used by friends and family back home in Tampa. Then again, given the rate at which Warren hits home runs for the FSU softball team she mashed her 22nd of the season during the Seminoles' 7-1 win over Georgia on Saturday coach Lonni Alameda is probably happy to call Warren by whatever name she likes.

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  9. Baby Announcement: Zoe Rae ArmstrongRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 19 | The Heard Citizen

    Her proud grandparents are Vance and Hazel Youngblood of Franklin, Randy and Barbara Crawford of Carrollton, and Hugh and the late Ann Armstrong of Franklin.

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  10. CES kindergarten class hosts community helper celebrationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 19 | The Heard Citizen

    ... our community helpers by hosting a celebration in their honor. In attendance were representatives from the Heard County Sheriff Department, Franklin Police Department, Heard County Fire Department, The Red Cross, Heard County EMT, Tanner Health, ...

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  11. Sara Frances Birdsong SmithRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 18 | Douglas County Sentinel

    Frances Smith, age 74 of Roopville, died Wednesday, May 17, 2017. She was born on June 14, 1942, in Roanoke, Alabama, the daughter of the late Trot Birdsong and Elizabeth G. Birdsong.

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  12. DUNSON, PaulRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 18 | Dayton Daily News

    DUNSON, Mr. Paul Age 75, went home to be with the Lord on Friday, May 12, 2017. He was born March 25, 1942 to the late Bill and Sallie Dunson in Franklin, GA.

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  13. Kiwanis Club recruits members at meet and greetRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 17 | LaGrange Daily News

    ... over there," Membership Chair John Carden said. "We work with them to sponsor the children -from Harris County, Heard County, Troup County Schools - they all participate in this program." To learn more about Kiwanis visit ...

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  14. Homecoming at Prospect ChurchRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 17 | The Heard Citizen

    Our Prospect Church Family would like to extend a special invitation to you to join us for Homecoming on Sunday, June 4, 2017. We will be celebrating 142 years.

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  15. J.W. ParksRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 16 | Douglas County Sentinel

    Elder J.W. Parks, 85, of Carrollton died Monday, May 15, 2017. He was born August 12, 1931, in Carroll County, Georgia, to the late Rev.

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  16. 'Summer in the South' tour kicks off in Ephesus on May 27Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 16 | The Heard Citizen

    ... raffles, concessions, a bouncy house for the children and ice cream. Hudgins was raised locally and attended Heard County Schools. He first picked up a guitar when he was a teenager and wrote his first song when he was 16 years old. The 30-year-old ...

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  17. Shawn Foster named UGA's first Beinecke ScholarRead the original story

    Monday May 15 | The Heard Citizen

    ... in linguistics. A first-generation college student, he is from Franklin, Georgia and a 2014 graduate of Heard County High School. "Shawn certainly deserves the recognition and support provided by the Beinecke Scholarship," said David S. Williams, ...

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  18. Mr. Lindsey BarberRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 14 | The Heard Citizen

    A lifelong resident of Meriwether County, he was a U. S. Marine Corps veteran of World War Two, was a retired plumbing, electrical, heating and air-conditioning contractor, and was a deacon of First White Oak Grove Baptist Church. He also enjoyed farming, fishing and spending time with his grandchildren.

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  19. Mr. Albert Glenn KendrickRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 14 | The Heard Citizen

    Mr. Albert Glenn Kendrick, age 89, of Roopville, Heard County, Georgia passed away on Friday morning, May 12, 2017 at his residence. He was born May 5, 1928 in Centralhatchee, Georgia, the son of the late Willie Cleveland Kendrick and the late Willie Mae Bradley Kendrick.

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  20. Weekly Arrest ReportsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 12 | The Heard Citizen

    ... Hickey Road, Franklin, GA 30217, arrested on 05/08/17, charged with VGCSA, Dangerous Drugs, and No Seat Belt. Heard County Sheriff, Ross Henry, has issued the following list of individuals arrested in Heard County including their various charges: ...

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