|NEWS & PRESS RELEASES|
| Jasper man falls in love with $28K Valentine’s win (2/14/2013) |
(ATLANTA) – A Jasper man is lucky and in love with a Valentine’s Day prize from the Georgia Lottery. James Payne, a construction worker, won a $28,888...
| Vote for our Pickens County Representatives to be Crowned King and Queen of Mardi Gras in the Mountains! (2/6/2013) |
Event this Saturday night at Chattahoochee Technical College
Georgia Mountains Hospice, the Ellijay and Jasper Councils of the Knights of Columbus and the Rotary Club of Jasper are hosting "Mardi Gras in the Mou...
| Powerball stretches to $176M for Saturday’s drawing (2/1/2013) |
(ATLANTA) – Powerball is on a power surge with the jackpot stretching to $176 million to a single annuity winner for Saturday’s drawing.
| Portions of Country Music Legend Ronnie McDowell's 'Single Woman' Music Video Shot In Jasper (1/25/2013) |
Country Music Legend Ronnie McDowell's 'Single Woman' Music Video was just released. Portions of the video was shot in Jasper, Georgia with local sta...
| Powerball jackpot up to $100M for Saturday’s drawing (1/18/2013) |
(ATLANTA) – The jackpot has hit an estimated $100 million to a single annuity winner for Saturday’s Powerball drawing.
The jackpot has grown since ...
| 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...