|NEWS & PRESS RELEASES|
| PICKENS RESIDENTS PULL TOGETHER TO FIND FOREVER HOMES FOR HOMELESS PETS IN 2012 (1/17/2013) |
To be cast out by those you love, to be cold, hungry, and homeless is never a good thing. But when it happens to dogs and cats their best hope is th...
| Georgia Lottery reaches $14 billion mark for education with record first half (1/17/2013) |
(ATLANTA) – Georgia Lottery Corp. officials today announced record profits for the first half of fiscal year 2013. The Georgia Lottery’s first-half tr...
| Sharing the Gospel in Mexico (1/5/2013) |
Go therefore and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit. Matt. 28:19
Mike and Pam Richardson have been ministering in Mexico for nearly 20 years. They have seen many souls saved, many lives changed, and much growth with...
| Online Retailers to Begin Collecting Sales Tax in Georgia (1/3/2013) |
Beginning December 31, out-of-state retailers who sell merchandise to Georgia residents through commission-based Internet links are legally required t...
| ***WEATHER ALERT*** Use caution on Hwy. 136 (Burnt Mountain Road) near Monument Road and Sunrise Ridge (12/29/2012) |
The Pickens County Sheriff's Office has received several reports of light accumulation on the roadway on Hwy 136 (Burnt Mountain Rd) and several of th...
| Single-Load Liquid Laundry Packets Are Harmful to Children (12/29/2012) |
The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) is advising parents and caregivers to lock up single-load liquid laundry packets and keep them away...
| Help is Needed by Reinhardt Professor to Donate 500 Copies of Bullying Book to Public Schools and Libraries (12/20/2012) |
'Billy Bully Bot' is a story about redemption for a bully.
Dr. Julie Schultz, Associate Professor of Education at Reinhardt University, has written a book 'Billy Bully Bot' to raise awareness about bullying fr...
| Your Pet's Fitness Can Be A Walk In The Park . . (12/12/2012) |
Georgia State Park and the Georgia Veterinary Medical Association are making healthy living a bit more fun for you and your pet. Veterinarians across...
| Donate to Toys For Tots to Benefit Pickens County Children (12/12/2012) |
Donations accepted until Christmas Eve; List of Drop Box locations provided
The mission of the U.S. Marine Corps Reserve Toys for Tots Program is to collect new, unwrapped toys during October, November and December each year, ...
| NEW INTERCHANGE ON I-575 AT RIDGEWALK PARKWAY IN CHEROKEE COUNTY COMPLETED AHEAD OF SCHEDULE, TO BE “OFFICIALLY” OPEN TO TRAFFIC NEXT TUESDAY (11/20/2012)|
CARTERSVILLE, Ga. – Mark your calendar: Tuesday, November 27, 10:00 a.m., is the official opening day of the new interchange of I-575 and Ridgewalk Pa...