PICKENS COUNTY NEWS & PRESS RELEASES


  • Warming up* at the Jasper Farmers Market (4/7/2015)

    A bright sunny day at the market, but the wind played havoc with the temperature and the vendor tents. But most vendors toughed it out and customers came and marketing was accomplished and now we can look forward to beautiful weather*, happy vendors, friendly people, hot coffee and the augmenting e... more
  • Warming up* at the Jasper Farmers Market
  • Jasper City Council April 2015 Meeting (Video) (4/6/2015)

    Plaque presentation to Police Chief Lovell to commemorate the $12,000 raised for bullet proof vest. A plaque was also presented to Dan Moore in honor of Maxine Moore....
  • Jasper City Council April 2015 Meeting (Video)
  • Nelson City Council April 2015 Meeting Video (4/6/2015)

    Congratulations to City of Nelson Police Officer Michael Poulos, and his team, for earning second place in this year's Georgia Bureau of Investigations sponsored Criminal Justice and Crime Scene Processing competition held in Atlanta on April 3. This event is a yearly competition held for students ...
  • Nelson City Council April 2015 Meeting Video
  • PHS Theatre 'Hello Dolly' (4/6/2015)

    Photos and video promo are from PHS Theatre's Spring Musical 'Hello Dolly' during the dress rehearsal on April 6, 2015....
  • PHS Theatre 'Hello Dolly'
  • JMA Easter Egg Hunt (4/4/2015)

    Jasper Merchants Association host the annual Easter Egg Hunt in Lee Newton Park in Jasper, Georgia....
  • JMA Easter Egg Hunt
  • Nelson Easter Egg Hunt (4/4/2015)

    The Nelson Easter Egg Hunt, held on April 4 in Nelson City Park, was co-sponsored by the City of Nelson and E.W. Hightower Lodge. Grand Prize Winners in all age categories: 0-2, 2-5, 6-7 and 8-9....
  • Nelson Easter Egg Hunt
  • April is Keep Pickens Beautiful - The Great American Cleanup Month (4/3/2015)

    On March 17th, Board Members from Keep Pickens Beautiful met with Commissioner Rob Jones, Commissioner Becky Denney, Mayor John Weaver of Jasper and Mayor Carol Opdenhoff of Talking Rock to officially proclaim April 2015 as the official "Keep Pickens Beautiful - The Great American Cleanup" month for... more
  • April is Keep Pickens Beautiful - The Great American Cleanup Month
  • ETC donates to new Parks Flow-Lab at Piedmont Mountainside Hospital (4/3/2015)

    Great things are happening to benefit our community. ETC recently provided a generous donation of $1,000 to Piedmont Mountainside Hospital in support of the 2015 campaign led by Friends of Mountainside to fund a new Parks Flow-Lab in the hospital. This advanced vascular diagnostic technology precise... more
  • ETC donates to new Parks Flow-Lab at Piedmont Mountainside Hospital
  • Mortgage Rates Are Your Friend – Or Not! (4/3/2015)

    Planning when to sell your home is important, and there is a lot to consider. The home must look good to attract buyers, so you probably need to break out the elbow grease or checkbook to get those repairs and improvements handled. You need to be concerned about curb appeal and staging. You also nee... more
  • Mortgage Rates Are Your Friend – Or Not!
  • NO GUTS...NO SYRUP FLAPJACK RACE (4/3/2015)

    The Optimist Club of Jasper is holding their 17th Annual 5K Flapjack Run on Saturday, April 25, 2015 in downtown Jasper. A beautiful time of year to run the flat race course to be followed by a delicious flapjack breakfast! more
  • NO GUTS...NO SYRUP FLAPJACK RACE
  • Piedmont Physicians Surgical Specialists Welcomes Michael T. Rumble, M.D. (4/3/2015)

    Piedmont Physicians Surgical Specialists of Jasper is proud to add general surgeon Michael T. Rumble, M.D., to its practice. Dr. Rumble earned his medical degree from Emory University School of Medicine in Atlanta, Georgia. He completed his general surgery residency training at the United State... more
  • Piedmont Physicians Surgical Specialists Welcomes Michael T. Rumble, M.D.
  • WHO WILL BE STANDING BEFORE THE JUDGE? (4/3/2015)

    This year Pickens Ferst Foundation for Childhood Literacy will once again bring before 'Judge' Jeff Downing 10 Pickens County community leaders to answer the 'charges' being brought against them. The detainees will be picked up by a sheriff’s deputy or Jasper city police officer and brought to the ... more
  • WHO WILL BE STANDING BEFORE THE JUDGE?
  • Pickens County Board of Commissioners Work Session (Video) (4/2/2015)

    Items for Discussion: Change of Ordinance – Peggie Bauer; Road paving exception off of Grey Squirrel Point – Mark Chastain; Library Budget – Anita Summers/Ann Dobson; 2015-2016 Contract Renewal for 4-H Agent; Internship Grant; Resolution Denying Federal Government Permission to Place Illegal Persons...
  • Pickens County Board of Commissioners Work Session (Video)
  • Chamber of Commerce 9th Annual Leadership Snowball Golf Tournament (4/1/2015)

    The 9th Annual Leadership Snowball Golf Tournament was once again a success thanks to the businesses, community leaders and volunteers that support the tournament. The Tournament was held at Arrowhead Country Club in Jasper on Monday, March 23rd and fortunately the weather was great allowing the to... more
  • Chamber of Commerce  9th Annual Leadership Snowball Golf Tournament
  • 8th Annual Easter Jasper Merchants Association Egg Hunt (3/30/2015)

    The Jasper Merchants Association is proud to present the 8th Annual Easter Egg Hunt this coming Saturday, April 4th at Lee Newton Park located off of Stegall Drive in Jasper, Georgia. The Easter Egg Hunt will start at 1pm to 2pm. This event is FREE to ALL children of Pickens County under the age of ... more
  • 8th Annual Easter Jasper Merchants Association Egg Hunt
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