|NEWS & PRESS RELEASES|
| Georgia Sales Tax Holiday - August 9-10, 2013 (7/16/2013) |
Click link for list of exempt items (PDF)
| Ball Ground UMC Presents Faith & Freedom Festival (6/26/2013) |
June 29, 2013
Ball Ground United Methodist Church presents the second annual Faith and Freedom Festival on June 29, 2013 in beautiful downtown Ball Ground, GA. Join...
| FOCUSING ON STATE ROUTE 20 SAFETY AND MOBILITY (6/25/2013) |
GDOT SEEKING INPUT FOR STATE ROUTE 20 IMPROVEMENTS BETWEEN I-575 AND GA 400 THROUGH ANONYMOUS WEB SURVEY
(Canton and Cumming, Ga.) – The Georgia Department of Transportation seeks to identify potential improvements along State Route 20 from I-575 in Canto...
| PICKENS FRIDAY MORNING DISCUSSION GROUP CELEBRATES 25TH ANNIVERSARY (6/25/2013) |
In 1988 Atlanta hosted the Democratic National Convention where Michael Dukakis was chosen as the party’s presidential candidate. He lost in November...
| GEORGIA DOT CONTINUES ASPHALT REPAIR ON HIGHWAY 53 IN PICKENS COUNTY (6/24/2013)|
Georgia DOT’s Maintenance crews will resume their work on repairing the deteriorating asphalt spots on SR 53 in Pickens County. Work will proceed dai...
| Jasper benefits consultant lands $198K Fantasy 5 prize (6/6/2013) |
(ATLANTA) – A benefits consultant in Jasper is beaming, especially since winning a Fantasy 5 prize worth $198,422. Joseph Kapuscinski, 54, matched all...
| Secretary of State Advises Georgians on Charitable Donations (5/23/2013)|
Georgia Secretary of State Brian Kemp offers advice to individuals planning to donate to charitable organizations after the recent natural disaster in...
| Georgia players statewide win substantial prizes (5/20/2013) |
(ATLANTA) – Georgia Lottery players statewide won big from Saturday’s historic $591 million Powerball drawing.
Winning tickets worth $1 million wer...
| Thank You from ArtFest – It’s Been Fun! (5/18/2013) |
Another year of Jasper ArtFest has come and gone. It is a very time consuming endeavor, and all the folks who volunteer their time and financial resou...
| Powerball jackpot raised to $600M, highest in game’s history (5/18/2013) |
Powerball now has the highest jackpot in the game’s history. Georgia Lottery officials announced today that strong sales have bumped Saturday’s Powerb...