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Buckeye commit has message for Michigan target

November 22, 2016 by CBS (blog)

Franklin (Ga.) Heard County 2018 quarterback Emory Jones committed to the Buckeyes in late July. Jones is a 5-star prospect and the country's No. 1 dual-threat quarterback. To say the least he was a huge “get” for Urban Meyer and the Buckeyes ...

Martell joins Jones as future Buckeye QB's have huge nights

September 3, 2016 by 247Sports

247SportsThe 6-foot-2 and 197-pound Jones threw for 312 yards and five touchdowns, and rushed for 112 yards on just six carries as Franklin (Ga.) Heard County ... Heard County is a small school, 2A, while New Manchester is a 6A school. What's next for the ...

Jones lets everyone know how he feels about being a Buckeye

August 6, 2016 by 247Sports

247SportsBefore Franklin (Ga.) Heard County quarterback Emory Jones committed to Ohio State, his coach Tim Barron told Bucknuts he thought once Jones made his decision it would be a decision he would stick with. Barron felt Jones was doing his research and ...

QB target Emory Jones finishes Ohio State visit, names leader

June 14, 2016 by 247Sports

247SportsFranklin (Ga.) Heard County quarterback Emory Jones made his much anticipated Ohio State visit. He made the trip to Columbus with his mother and spent Monday and Tuesday in Columbus. Bucknuts caught up with Jones late Tuesday afternoon as he was ...

Elite 2018 QB nearing decision, talks Tennessee

June 12, 2016 by 247Sports

247SportsAnd Jones — a 6-foot-1.5, 193-pound standout at Heard County High School in Franklin, Ga. — said a visit to Tennessee next weekend for Orange Carpet Day will cap a busy and important week. Jones said he nearly committed to the Vols on April 16 at the ...

Top QB target nails down Ohio State date, says Buckeyes make cut

June 6, 2016 by 247Sports

247SportsFranklin (Ga.) Heard County head coach Tim Barron recently told Bucknuts Jones would visit Ohio State most likely either June 11 of June 18. Turns out it will be right in between those two dates. “June 14,” Jones told when asked when he ...

Nittany Lions offer Georgia quarterback

May 20, 2016 by 247Sports

247SportsNittany Lions running back Saquon Barkley was named to the Associated Press' All-Big Ten first team Monday, while quarterback Trace McSorley made the second team. Penn State coach James Franklin, who led the Lions along their current nine-game win ...

Nation's No. 2 dual-threat QB will 'definitely' visit South Carolina this summer

May 16, 2016 by

SECcountry.comEarlier this month, South Carolina offensive coordinator Kurt Roper dispensed an offer to Emory Jones, one of the top-rated dual-threat quarterbacks in the Class of 2018. Roper visited Jones at Heard County High School in Franklin, Ga., on May 4.

BERRY FOOTBALL: Berry announces newcomers for 2016 season

May 3, 2016 by Northwest Georgia News

Offensive lineman Jacob Bishop played for Head Coach Tim Barron at Heard County High School in Franklin, Ga., Bishop was a two-year starter and started every game at center in his senior year. He earned Region 5-AA All Offensive Team honors twice as ...

Heard County teacher charged with having sex with student

April 30, 2016 by Times-Georgian

A Heard County High School teacher and coach was arrested on Thursday and charged with having inappropriate sexual relations with a female student. Thomas Sickman, who teaches freshman American government, turned himself in after a warrant was ...

Teacher accused of having sex with student

April 29, 2016 by

11alive.comHEARD COUNTY, Ga. -- Police have arrested a Heard County teacher accused of having sex with a student. According to the Heard County Sheriff's Office, Thomas Sickman, a teacher at Heard County High School, allegedly had an inappropriate relationship ...

Heard Co. teacher, coach charged for having sex with student

April 29, 2016 by WTVM

FRANKLIN, GA (WTVM) - A Heard County teacher and coach was formally charged Thursday for having inappropriate sexual relations with a female student. This was discovered after a week-long investigation lead by the Franklin Police Department, Heard ...

Georgia high school teacher facing sexual assault charge, police say

April 28, 2016 by Atlanta Journal Constitution

Atlanta Journal ConstitutionThe charge comes after an investigation by Franklin police, the Heard County Sheriff's Office, and the Georgia Bureau of Investigation. The investigation began Friday, when Heard County School Superintendent Jerry Prince contacted Franklin Police Chief ...

Heightened security at Heard County schools

February 18, 2016 by WSB Atlanta

WSB AtlantaHEARD COUNTY, Ga. - Students, faculty and parents noticed an increase in security at schools in Heard County Thursday after a threat was made on social media. The FBI alerted local authorities Wednesday night to a threat on an obscure website. The ...

Heard County drum major dies from wreck injuries

October 19, 2015 by Atlanta Journal Constitution

The drum major at west Georgia's Heard County High School died Sunday night, nearly a week after suffering a serious brain injury in a wreck. The family of Lillian Evelyn Scott posted on social media that the 17-year-old girl died about 8:30 p.m. at ...

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