|NEWS & PRESS RELEASES|
| Operation Christmas Child Kick-off Meeting (9/10/2014) |
How far can you drive on $7 of gas?
Operation Christmas Child, a mission of Samaritan's Purse held an area meeting at Fellowship Presbyterian Church on Thursday, August 28. The purpose w...
| GEORGIA DOT SEEKS PUBLIC REVIEW AND COMMENT ON ITS FEDERALLY-FUNDED PROJECTS (8/18/2014) |
Open House Meeting on August 26th at the Pickens County Library
The Georgia Department of Transportation (GDOT) is making available the Draft FY 2015 - 2018 Statewide Transportation Improvement Program (STIP) in No...
| CROSSCOVER Rescheduled Due to Weather to This Saturday, August 16th (8/14/2014) |
CROSSOVER was postponed because of weather back on July 19th and rescheduled for this Saturday, August 16th at 3:00 pm in Lee Newton Park, Jasper, GA....
| GA DOT Seeking Public Input on State’s Transportation Needs & Funding (7/31/2014) |
As state and national leaders consider alternatives for funding future transportation needs, the Georgia Department of Transportation wants to know wh...
| Georgia DOT Suspends Roadwork This Weekend For Sales Tax Holiday (7/30/2014) |
ATLANTA—Shoppers will get a break from road construction this weekend to go along with the state’s suspension of the sales tax for school supplies, cl...
| GEORGIA SALES TAX HOLIDAY (7/21/2014)|
August 1-2, 2014 & October 3-5, 2014
The Georgia Sales Tax Holiday begins at 12:01 A.M. on August 1, 2014 and concludes at 12:00 Midnight on August 2, 2014.
The following items are exe...
| Host Families Needed For International High School Students (7/21/2014) |
Over 120 high school students from Brazil, China, Columbia, Germany, Italy, Japan, South Korea, and Thailand are in need of a host family for the upco...
| Pickens County Man Arrested on Child Pornography Charges (7/17/2014)|
(Fairmont, GA) – Thomas Rodriguez, 36, of 191 West Destiny Drive in Fairmont was arrested yesterday and charged with four counts of Sexual Exploitatio...
| Family-Friendly CROSSOVER Concert Series Returns to Jasper (7/14/2014) |
Lots of Special Activities Planned for Children at this Event!
The Christian concert series known is "Crossover" is taking place this weekend in Jasper. The July 19th event will be held at Jasper’s Lee Newton Pa...
| WORK TO BEGIN SOON ON REPLACING BRIDGE ON HIGHWAY 372 OVER THE ETOWAH RIVER IN CHEROKEE COUNTY (7/14/2014)|
(CALHOUN, Ga.) - Work could begin soon on replacing the bridge on State Route (SR) 372 over the Etowah River in Cherokee County. Georgia DOT has just ...