PICKENS COUNTY NEWS & PRESS RELEASES


  • Ed B's Studio 54 Introduces Artist Bonnie Sadler (12/30/2015)

    Ed B's Studio 54 introduces artist Bonnie Sadler with Garbonozo Crafts. If you shopped the vendors at the Georgia Marble Festival or Talking Rock Heritage Days, you've probably come across her work in the past few years. Bonnie, a resident of Acworth, has been creating wind chimes featuring irid... more
  • Ed B's Studio 54 Introduces Artist Bonnie Sadler
  • Jasper City Council Called Meeting (Video) (12/29/2015)

    Purpose: Alcohol license renewals ...
  • Jasper City Council Called Meeting (Video)
  • Pickens County Airport Authority Called Meeting (Video) (12/29/2015)

    Approve Capital Improvement Plan for 2016-20121...
  • Pickens County Airport Authority Called Meeting (Video)
  • Energy Assistance Program Opens For The General Public on January 4, 2016 (12/28/2015)

    The State of Georgia, Department of Human Services, with whom North Georgia Community Action, Inc. contracts, has announced that a Energy Assistance Program is expected to open on January 4, 2016 for the General Public intake period. All households participating in the program must meet the incom... more
  • Public Health Notice: DO NOT DRINK WATER FROM FLOODED WELLS OR SPRINGS (12/28/2015)

    Due to recent weather conditions, any well or spring that has been covered with flood waters must be considered contaminated. Do not drink the water until after flood waters have receded, the well or spring has been disinfected with household bleach and the water has been laboratory tested. Contact ... more
  • Public Health Notice: DO NOT DRINK WATER FROM FLOODED WELLS OR SPRINGS
  • Tater Patch Players Busy as they Bring in the New Year (12/28/2015)

    The Tater Patch Players ended 2015 with a huge success and are working hard to make 2016 an even better season. The troupe will present five main stage shows beginning in January and hold classes and may even throw in some other surprises so stay tuned. You can find updated information on our ... more
  • Tater Patch Players Busy as they Bring in the New Year
  • Deal declares emergency for North Georgia counties (12/24/2015)

    Acting on a recommendation from the state's Emergency Operations Command following severe weather, Gov. Nathan Deal today signed an executive order declaring a state of emergency for Fannin, Gilmer and Pickens Counties. “Following severe weather that resulted in flooding, damage to roads and prop... more
  • Jasper Farmers Market; That’s all, Folks! (12/24/2015)

    That’s all you will hear from the JFM until 2016, which is just a few days away. In January the annual meeting will take place in the County Extension Building at 10:00 AM on the last Saturday. All vendors will want to come to contribute their input as to how the market is run and what the rules ar... more
  • Jasper Farmers Market; That’s all, Folks!
  • Minor to Moderate Flooding in Pickens (12/24/2015)

    Pickens County is currently working on several mud slides and some limited minor to moderate flooding, as well as helping several individuals with concerns of flooding around their homes according to Rodney D Buckingham, Deputy Director Pickens County Emergency Management. This morning around 5:... more
  • Minor to Moderate Flooding in Pickens
  • Athens Regional Health System and Piedmont Healthcare to Enter Exclusive Discussions (12/21/2015)

    Recently, the Athens Regional Health System’s Board of Directors voted unanimously in favor of exploring a partnership with Piedmont Healthcare. Earlier this year, officials with Athens Regional announced they would be seeking a strategic partner to best position the system for the future of he... more
  • Ribbon Cutting for new Quick Burger Owners (12/21/2015)

    The Pickens County Chamber of Commerce would like to congratulate Quick Burger Jasper for their Ribbon Cutting Celebration and new Chamber membership. Quick Burger Jasper is not a new face to Jasper; however, they have made some changes in the past few months. If you have visited recently, you ma... more
  • Ribbon Cutting for new Quick Burger Owners
  • Appalachian Trail District Boy Scouts and Cub Scouts Banquet (12/20/2015)

    Recently, several adult leaders in Boy Scout Troops and Cub Scout Packs throughout Cherokee and Pickens counties were recognized for their dedication and efforts at the Appalachian Trail District Banquet. This annual banquet was held on December 3, 2015 at Canton First United Methodist Church. D... more
  • Appalachian Trail District Boy Scouts and Cub Scouts Banquet
  • Auxiliary Hosts Christmas Party for Sheriff’s Office (12/20/2015)

    December 15 marked a special night for the employees of the Pickens County Sheriff’s Office as the Auxiliary Unit hosted a party for the people who give to the citizens year-round. More than 150 employees, their families and ACES (Appalachian Children's Emergency Shelter) kids laughed, shared a meal... more
  • Auxiliary Hosts Christmas Party for Sheriff’s Office
  • Pickens Chamber of Commerce Breakfast Recap (12/20/2015)
    Coco's Cottage awarded Small Business of the Month
    The Chamber Membership Breakfast was held December 8th with over 175 in attendance. Bojangles' catered a delicious breakfast and ETC Communications, LLC was the breakfast sponsor. Dave Garner, of ETC Communications, LLC, spoke about all the changes in mobile media programs and what ETC is doing to i... more
  • Pickens Chamber of Commerce Breakfast Recap
  • Pickens County 4-H Recognized For Numerous Awards at N. Cloverleaf Competition (12/20/2015)

    On Saturday, December 5th, eight local elementary students boarded a bus to travel to Blairsville to compete against students from nine different counties in the 2015 4-H North District Cloverleaf Competition. After researching their respective projects and practicing their speeches it was time... more
  • Pickens County 4-H Recognized For Numerous Awards at N. Cloverleaf Competition
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