PICKENS COUNTY NEWS & PRESS RELEASES


  • Your Fur Babies Ribbon Cutting (7/25/2015)

    Welcome New Member Nancy Kelly and Your Fur Babies Nanny! The Pickens County Chamber of Commerce was excited to help Nancy and her Staff celebrate with Ribbon Cutting at the Bent Tree overflow on July 18th. Your Fur Babies Nanny is passionate about letting the dogs, owners feel comfortable leav... more
  • Your Fur Babies Ribbon Cutting
  • Changing Lanes July Newsletter (7/24/2015)
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    In this issue: Unveiling of the Prime for Life Version 9; Keeping the battery in good operating condition; BLOG post; Huli Huli Chicken Recipe...
  • Changing Lanes July Newsletter
  • Moto Mountain Park Closed Until September 11th for Undisclosed Movie (7/24/2015)
    Follow link on their website for more information
    Moto Mountain Park, ATV Park​ is closed until September 11th for filming of an undisclosed movie. Members will receive an automatic five-week extension on their membership. Follow link on their website for more information....
  • Moto Mountain Park Closed Until September 11th for Undisclosed Movie
  • Movie Under The Stars (7/24/2015)

    The Pickens County Recreation Department hosted the Movie Under the Stars for the community. The free showing of "Disney's BIG HERO6" was on a ball field in Roper Park at dark. Raffle prizes from donations by local businesses were given out prior to the movie....
  • Movie Under The Stars
  • Tater Patch Players 2016 Season: A Season of Laughter (7/24/2015)

    Tater Patch Players announces the 2016 Season. The dates and directors will be announced at a later time. Check out our event calendar for current productions. SYLVIA by A.R.Gurney Yes, the wonderful play that ... more
  • Tater Patch Players 2016 Season:   A Season of Laughter
  • TEA PARTY TALK (7/24/2015)
    Monthly Meeting on July 28, 2015 at 7 PM
    The July meeting of the Pickens County Tea Party is overflowing with information, education and motivational ideas for our members and visitors; and we encourage our neighbors and friends to be in attendance and join in the lively discussions. Paul J. Marino, of Expose Public Corruptors.org, will... more
  • TEA PARTY TALK
  • What is all the NUNSENSE? (7/24/2015)
    Don't Miss Tater Patch Players' latest production - July 24, 25, 26, 31 & August 1 7 2
    The Little Sisters of Hoboken are having a hard time. Most of their order was killed by some bad vichyssoise, prepared by their cook, Sister Julia, Child of God. They were able to bury most of them in a respectful way. However, the money has run out (for reasons that will be apparent early in the sh...
  • What is all the NUNSENSE?
  • Piedmont Physicians Access Patient Records in a Heartbeat, Save a Life (7/23/2015)

    When Charles Kent showed up for a routine checkup at a Piedmont Physicians office in Jasper, Ga., he didnít expect to wake up in Atlanta. "I just passed out and the next thing I knew, I was awake and fully aware. Itís like I didnít skip a beat," said 68-year-old Kent. On July 8, Kentís heart ha... more
  • Piedmont Physicians Access Patient Records in a Heartbeat, Save a Life
  • Mayor Weaver's Golf Tournament (7/22/2015)

    33 teams participated with proceeds benefiting Jasper Youth Sports Association (JYSA). Winners: 1st Low Net ~ Rushton & Company (54.09); 1st Low Gross ~ Pepsi (57); Putting Contest ~ Bill Mason; Closest to the Pin (4) ~ Todd Stallings; Closest to the Pin (16) ~ Charlie Westbrook; Women's Closest...
  • Mayor Weaver's Golf Tournament
  • Summer Reading Club Finale (7/22/2015)
    Featuring The Little Red Barn Mobile Petting Farm
    The Pickens County Library Summer Reading Club Finale featured the Little Red Barn Mobile Petting Farm. Over 120 children had the opportunity to pet and groom a variety of animals. A bake sale inside the library raised $152 for adult services programming....
  • Summer Reading Club Finale
  • Deal Orders Flags to Half-staff to Honor Fallen Soldiers (7/21/2015)

    Gov. Nathan Deal today ordered flags across Georgia lowered to half-staff in honor of Marine Corps Lance Cpl. Skip Wells of Marietta and Navy Petty Officer 2nd Class Randall Smith of Rossville, who were killed when a gunman attacked two military recruitment centers in Chattanooga on July 16. Flags w... more
  • Deal Orders Flags to Half-staff to Honor Fallen Soldiers
  • Crafts at the Jasper Farmers Market (7/20/2015)

    Heather Poole is a potter, making beautiful and functional things from clay. Saturday she became a vendor at the Jasper Farmers Market. Along with some of her pottery, she brought her potters wheel so that she could demonstrate how she made it. This drew an appreciative crowd to watch her throw o... more
  • Crafts at the Jasper Farmers Market
  • Jasper Planning Commission Meeting (Video) (7/20/2015)

    Request approved to annex Parcel 041 081 001 being 21.8 acres into the City of Jasper as C-2(General Commercial) and M-1 ( General Industry) Located on Upper Salem Church Road....
  • Jasper Planning Commission Meeting (Video)
  • Pickens Board of Education Personnel Action Report (7/20/2015)
    Approved at Called Meeting on July 20, 2015
    The administration recommends employment of the individuals listed on PDF with such employment being initially temporary until such time as their criminal record check is completed and the report is satisfactory to the administration and at such time the employment is extended for the full contract ...
  • Pickens Board of Education Personnel Action Report
  • CARES Pantry Pickins' April-June 2015 Newsletter (7/16/2015)
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    One word describes the 5th Annual Pastorís PotóSUCCESS!! ($8,635 raised); Volunteer Highlight - Jim and Amy Derr; 10 worst states in America to make a living....
  • CARES Pantry Pickins' April-June 2015 Newsletter
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