|NEWS & PRESS RELEASES|
| 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 ...
| Wesleyan Soccer Hires Paige Hightower as New Head Coach (4/29/2014) |
Paige taught recreation soccer in Jasper before moving to Macon
Wesleyan College Athletics Department announced that Paige Hightower is their new head soccer coach. Paige taught recreation soccer in Pickens County...
| Tornado Shelter Tips from GEMA (4/28/2014) |
Potential for long-track tornadoes with this system heading our way
There is a potential for long-track tornadoes with this system heading our way. Donít wait for a warning; know now where you will take cover.
| Charles Fendley Re-elected to Georgia Transmission Corporation Board (4/24/2014)|
(TUCKER, Ga.) - Charles R. Fendley of Jasper, Ga. was recently re-elected as chairman of the Georgia Transmission Corporation (GTC) Board of Directors...
| TOPPER Shoots A Music Video In Ellijay & Blue Ridge (4/22/2014) |
Mari Livsey with KnowPickens.com plays the 'Fed Up Wife'
TOPPER Shoots A Music Video In Ellijay & Blue Ridge and The Best of Ellijay, Blue Ridge & Jasper covered it all. Mari Livsey, owner of KnowPickens.co...
| Disabled Water Ski National Championships Being Held at Whitestone Lake Estates (4/22/2014)|
August 28 - 31, 2014
The 23rd Disabled Water Ski National Championships, sponsored by the Shepherd Center and the Barbara Bolding/Jim Grew Foundation, will be held Aug. 29...
| GA Xtreme Fitness Allstars Cheer Wraps Up Season Competitions in Panama City, FL (4/16/2014) |
GA Xtreme Fitness Allstars Cheer concluded the season this past weekend in Panama City, Florida. Previous competitions were held in Atlanta, Duluth, ...
| 'Historic Railroads of Georgia' photography contest announced (4/11/2014) |
Submissions must be received by May 25, 2014
The "Historic Railroads of Georgia" photography contest seeks photos of historic buildings or structures associated with the railroad industry in Geor...