PICKENS COUNTY NEWS & PRESS RELEASES

  • Pickens County Board of Education Meeting (Video) (10/9/2014)
    Teachers of the Year Recgonized
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  • Pickens County Board of Education Meeting (Video)
  • VA Processes More than 1.3 Million Veterans’ Claims in FY14 (10/9/2014)
    150,000 more Veterans received faster, more accurate decisions than FY13
    WASHINGTON – More than 1.3 million Veterans received decisions on their Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) disability compensation and pension claims in fiscal year (FY) 2014 – the highest number in VA’s history, surpassing last year’s record-breaking production by more than 150,000 claims. Thi... more
  • American Legion Post 149 Launches Website (10/8/2014)

    The American Legion Post 149 of Jasper, Georgia has launched a website with information on the post, how to contact executive members via email, learn about their fundraisers, and even join the American Legion. There is a part of the American Legion for every one from the American Legion, The S... more
  • American Legion Post 149 Launches Website
  • DO YOU WANT TO RANT AND RAVE ABOUT LOCAL, STATE AND NATIONAL ISSUES? (10/8/2014)

    More importantly, do you want to do something about it? Here is the place to do so! The Pickens County Round Table Luncheon will hold its monthly meeting on Thursday, October 9, 2014 at the Pueblo Cantina Restaurant, 25 Luke Carver Drive in Jasper. We will start at 11:30 to order lunch, with the d... more
  • DO YOU WANT TO RANT AND RAVE ABOUT LOCAL, STATE AND NATIONAL ISSUES?
  • Four Legged Love From Nicole (10/8/2014)
    Australian Cattle Dog Mix Female Puppy ADOPTED
    Hi, I am Nicole, a pretty girl with apricot and white coat with the gray spots of an Australian cattle dog. And I have a beautiful brown eye and an even more beautiful blue eye – quite striking! I am about six months old and very happy. The only thing missing from my life is a forever hom... more
  • Four Legged Love From Nicole
  • Keep Pickens Beautiful Fall Newsletter (10/8/2014)
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    In this issue: Jasper Elementary School Earns Recycling Award; Rescued Furniture Store joins Beautiful Business Recycling Program; CITY OF NELSON WINS THE GREEN RIBBON AWARD; June Green Thumb Award to Judy and Jerry Wilson; Upcoming Events...
  • Keep Pickens Beautiful Fall Newsletter
  • PHS Fields of Faith (10/8/2014)

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  • PHS Fields of Faith
  • Upcoming events at the Jasper Farmers Market (10/8/2014)

    Although some local farmers markets have closed the Jasper Farmers Market will be open through the end of October with fall vegetables and crafts for your holiday shopping. The End of the Season Party will be held on October 25 and everyone is invited. The end of the regular season also means the ... more
  • Upcoming events at the Jasper Farmers Market
  • Share A Smile - Shape A Life (10/7/2014)

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  • Share A Smile - Shape A Life
  • Casual Classics Concert Featuring Soprano Soloist Caroline Thomas (10/6/2014)
    December 1, 2014 at 7:00 p.m.
    Native of Atlanta, Caroline Thomas has sung the lead soprano role in dozens of opera productions both in the US and in Europe. Understandably, she says that a highlight of her career was singing Brünnhilde opposite Placido Domingo in Wagner’s cycle, "Der Ring des Nibe¬lungen." For this role she was ... more
  • Casual Classics Concert Featuring Soprano Soloist Caroline Thomas
  • Jasper City Council Meeting (Video) (10/6/2014)
    Red Ribbon Week Proclamation October 23-31
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  • Jasper City Council Meeting (Video)
  • Nelson City Council October 2014 Meeting Video (10/6/2014)
    Red Ribbon Week Proclamation October 23-31
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  • Nelson City Council October 2014 Meeting Video
  • Social Security Administration (SSA) Resuming Mailing of Social Security Statements Once Every Five Years (10/6/2014)

    The Social Security Administration (SSA) has announced that it will resume mailing Social Security Statements once every five years to most people. People over age 60 who aren't receiving benefits will get their statements every year. SSA still encourages everyone to create a my Social Security acco... more
  • Georgia Marble Festival (10/5/2014)

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  • Georgia Marble Festival
  • Corinth Baptist Car Show (10/4/2014)

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  • Corinth Baptist Car Show
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