|NEWS & PRESS RELEASES|
| 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...
| 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 ...
| 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...
| Sharing the Gospel in Baratillo, Mexico (7/1/2014) |
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In September 2012, my family took the step of becoming a part of Vida Nueva Ministries. Vida Nueva is ac-tively involved in ministering the gospel thr...
| Man from Talking Rock wins $1M in Ellijay (6/18/2014) |
A man from Pickens County is celebrating a big win from the Georgia Lottery. Dennis Noland of Talking Rock won a $1 million top prize playing the inst...
| New Name and Location for Regional Pet Emergency Hospital (4/29/2014) |
In Blue Ridge near the main overpass just off Highway 515 / 5
Mountain Emergency Animal Center (MEAC), formerly known as North Georgia Animal Emergency Hospital (NGAEH), announces the opening of its brand new sta...
| ***EMERGENCY REPAIR CLOSES PICKENS COUNTY BRIDGE (4/29/2014) |
Georgia DOT is closing the SR 136 Bridge over Talking Rock Creek
State Route 136 at Talking Rock Creek will be completely closed to traffic for emergency repairs need to be made to the bridge structure. No vehicles ...