Nostalgic Walk at Franklin County High

CARNESVILLE, GEORGIA – Franklin County High School will host a nostalgic remembrance walk on Sunday, May 6, 2012 from 2:00 – 3:30 at the HS Cafeteria.

Refreshments will be served, pictures will be taken under the iconic arches, and old yearbooks will be
displayed from 1964 (founding year) to present).

Please join the FCHS staff and administrators, both former and present,
as they celebrate the past and look forward to the future of FCHS.

Please invite your family, friends, former teachers, and former graduates of FCHS to join in the celebration!

Hart Middles School Band Spring Concert

The Hart County Middle School Band ‘s 25th Spring Concert begins at 7 p.m. Thursday, May 3, at the Lonnie Burns Fine Arts Center Auditorium.

Sixth, Seventh and Eighth Grade Bands will perform several selections.

Bowman Celebrates Big Iron

BOWMAN, GEORGIA – The city of Bowman is hosting their Big Iron Crank Up this weekend.

Festivities begin today (Friday) with bingo at the Bowman Community Center at 6:30 p.m. Hot dogs and drinks will be served.

The 2012 Bowman Big Iron Crank Up will begin at 8 Saturday morning with the antique hit and miss engines at the Bowman City Park.

Madison County 4-H Rabies Clinics

DANIELSVILLE, GEORGIA – The Madison County 4-H Club and local veterinarians are doing rabies vaccination clinics at several locations around the county on Saturday, April 14.

We’ve seen a rise in rabies cases among wild animals this year throughout Northeast Georgia the best defense for your family is to have your pets vaccinated.

For more information, contact the Madison County 4-H office at 706-795-2281.

Royston, Hartwell Easter Egg Hunts Saturday

ROYSTON, GA – The Royston Easter Egg Hunt will feature 9000 eggs.

The Royston VFW, Franklin and Hart County Masonic Lodges, Lake Hartwell Shrine Club and the Royston Downtown Development Authority will sponsor the event.

It begins Saturday at 10am in the field in front of the VFW off Highway 29.

The Hartwell Easter Egg Hunt is sponsored by the Hart County Chamber of Commerce and will begin on Saturday April 7th at 11am on the Courthouse Square downtown.

The event is open to all kids 12 and under. To participate children must be accompanied by a parent or guardian.

Sacred Heart Hosts Indoor Yard Sale

HARTWELL, GEORGIA – Annual indoor yard sale will be Saturday, March 24, at Sacred Heart Church in Hartwell.

You’ll find flea market items; plants and delicious homemade baked goods.

There will also be a raffle with tickets on sale at the door for $1 each or six for $5.

The sale runs from 8 a.m.-12:30 p.m on Saturday.

Land of Spirit Auditions

LAVONIA, GEORGIA – The Creative Team of Land of Spirit will hold placement auditions and auditions for the Dance Ensemble on Friday, March 23 and Saturday, March 24.

The all new 2012 production is called Front Porch Stories.

Auditions will be held at the Lavonia Cultural Center at 12005 Augusta Road in Lavonia.

Placement Auditions are Friday, March 23 from 6–8 p.m. and Saturday, March 24 from 10 a.m.–noon and 1 to 3 p.m.

Auditions for the Dance Ensemble will be Friday, March 23 at 8 p.m. and Saturday, March 24 at 3 p.m.

For more information:

Call 706-356–1855

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The Way Church Silent Auction

The 4twelve Youth of The Way Church is sponsoring a silent auction, dinner, and singing on Saturday, March 31st, from 6:00-8:00 pm. Events scheduled include a full course dinner beginnin at 6:00pm, special music and singing and a silent auction of items donated by local businesses.

Advanced tickets are $10 and are available by calling (706) 376-7729 or (706) 436-3406. All proceeds benefit the 4twelve Youth Ministry of The Way Church. The Way Church is located at 1332 Airline-Goldmine Road, Canon, GA.

Hart Kindergarten Registration begins March 12

HARTWELL, GEORGIA –  Kindergarten registration for Hart County Schools is starting on Monday March 12.

Different schools register on different days. Hartwell Elementary starts Monday at 8:30. North Hart will follow on Tuesday while South Hart will register new students on Wednesday.

Children who will be 5 years old on or before September 1, 2012 are eligible to enroll.

For more information, call Pam Gordon at 706-856-7231.

Financial Peace coming to Hartwell

HARTWELL, GEORGIA – Dave Ramsey’s Financial Peace University Class starts soon! A free preview class will be held  Tuesday, Feb. 21 at 6:30 p.m. at Hartwell First United Methodist Church.

Class materials will be ordered at that time.

The 13 week class begins Tuesday, March 6 from 6:30-8:30 p.m. at First Methodist. Childcare will be available.

The mission of the program is to empower and give hope to the financially secure and the financially distressed.

For more information about the local class call Kathleen at 706-255-7929. Lifetime members are welcome.

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