|NEWS & PRESS RELEASES|
| 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...
| Holiday Market & Expo (11/15/2014) |
| 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...
| Governorís Challenge Awards recognizes local law enforcement Georgia State Patrolís Troop A wins big (9/30/2014) |
The Georgia State Patrolís Troop A was one of several law enforcement agencies to take home a prize today when the Governorís Office of Highway Safety...
| Pickens High School Student Thomas Christoper DiPuma Receives National Honor (9/30/2014) |
Superior Academic Achievement by The National Society of High School Scholars
The National Society of High School Scholars (NSHSS) announced on September 18, 2014 that Thomas Christopher DiPuma from Talking Rock is a member of t...