|NEWS & PRESS RELEASES|
| Provide Your Public Comments on SR 53 Widening by December 3rd (12/2/2014) |
An open house was held on November 18, 2014 at the Pickens Administration Building for public comment on the Georgia Department of Transportation SR 5...
| Catching Up With Greg Burgess (11/29/2014) |
Local Elvis Tribute Artist on the Move
Elvis Aaron Presley was born in Tupelo, Mississippi in 1935. As a young man he earned a living as a truck driver until gaining world-wide fame for his...
| LOLA Kitchen and Bar Closing Doors in Jasper after Saturday, November 29th (11/24/2014) |
New concept planned for the future
LOLA Kitchen and Bar is closing in Jasper with Saturday, November 29th their last night. They will reopen in the future in Cherokee County, and anothe...
| Second Annual March of the Toys Parade for Toys for Tots to be Held in Ball Ground (11/20/2014) |
The 2nd Annual March of the Toys Parade for Toys for Tots will be held on Friday evening, December 5th, beginning at 6:30 PM, in Ball Ground, Georgia....
| Let the PARADE to the children begin: Operation Christmas Child (11/17/2014) |
GOOD NEWS, GREAT JOY ABOUNDS THROUGHOUT COUNTY!
Operation Christmas Child shoe box collections and packing parties have been underway in our county for several weeks now, Why? National Collection We...
| Twenty-four hours to give back to Georgia (11/13/2014) |
November 13th is Georgia Gives Day
Did you know that the average computer user clicks 427 times per day? On November 13th, Georgia Gives Day Ė just one of those clicks can make a differ...
| GEORGIA DOT WANTS YOUR TWO CENTS IN WIDENING AND IMPROVING STATE ROUTE 53 BUSINESS IN PICKENS COUNTY (11/10/2014) |
Public Meeting on Tuesday, November 18 from 5 to 7 p.m.
A public information open house to discuss the Georgia DOTís proposed improvements to State Route (SR) 53 Business in Pickens County is scheduled for ...
| Local Author Hank Hollensbe Releases Fifth Novel 'Telfair and Early, Lawmen' (10/21/2014) |
The novel is set in Gilmer, Fannin, Pickens, and Cavendish Counties
Hank Hollensbe has just epublished his fifth novel via Amazon's Kindle program, Telfair and Early, Lawmen.
The late novelist Robert B. P...
| Social Security Administration (SSA) Resuming Mailing of Social Security Statements Once Every Five Years (10/6/2014)|
The Social Security Administration (SSA) has announced that it will resume mailing Social Security Statements once every five years to most people. Pe...
| ENERGY STAR and WaterSense Sales Tax Holiday (10/1/2014)|
October 3-5, 2014
The state of Georgia will have an ENERGY STAR and WaterSense Sales Tax Holiday on Friday, October 3 through Sunday, October 5, 2014.
During the sal...