PICKENS COUNTY NEWS & PRESS RELEASES

  • Jasper Farmers Market - Come and Bring a Friend (4/7/2014)

    Spring vegetables, varieties of lettuces, kale, etc, are showing up at the farmers market now and more will be coming in every week. A few vendors had baby chicks to sell and there was one young rooster learning to crow, making appropriate farmers market sounds. If you want chickens but don’t have... more
  • Jasper Farmers Market - Come and Bring a Friend
  • PICKENS HIGH HORTICULTURE PLANS PLANT SALE (4/7/2014)

    The PHS Annual Spring Plant Sale will begin on Thursday, April 10th. The Greenhouse will be open each day, Thursday the 10th and Friday the 11th, from 2:00 to 5:00 for plant purchases. The greenhouse will also be open from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 on Saturday, April 12th. After the first few days, the ... more
  • PICKENS HIGH HORTICULTURE PLANS PLANT SALE
  • Be a Hero for Kids with Cancer! (4/5/2014)

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  • Be a Hero for Kids with Cancer!
  • PMH Ladies' Morning Out (4/5/2014)

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  • PMH Ladies' Morning Out
  • SAA High School Art Show (4/5/2014)

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  • SAA High School Art Show
  • Nelson Police Department Newsletter (4/4/2014)
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    It has been a busy month once again getting things organized, writing policies and attending training....
  • Nelson Police Department Newsletter
  • Chief Jim Koury Attends Training for Newly Appointed Heads of Law Enforcement Agencies (4/3/2014)

    Chief Jim Koury attended the Chief Executive Training Class for newly appointed chiefs of police and heads of law enforcement agencies at the Dr. Curtis E. McClung Training Center in Duluth, GA., from March 24th through April 2nd, 2014. The 60-hour course, administered and provided by the Georgia... more
  • Chief Jim Koury Attends Training for Newly Appointed Heads of Law Enforcement Agencies
  • Join KPB for their 25th Anniversary Picnic in the Park (4/3/2014)
    April 5th from 10 AM - 2 PM at Lee Newton Park
    Keep Pickens Beautiful has lots going on, and we want you to come be a part of the fun! KPB is celebrating 25 years of service to Pickens County.... so much has happened and we couldn't have done it without such a supportive community. We're inviting you to bring a picnic and come enjoy the da... more
  • Join KPB for their 25th Anniversary Picnic in the Park
  • March Pickens Report (4/3/2014)

    I am very pleased to see warmer weather settle on our beloved Pickens County. This winter has been rather harsh at times, and it is always such a thrill to see the beautiful colors that spring brings and the smells that come along with it. It also reminds me that our weather in the spring can be rat... more
  • March Pickens Report
  • WILDWOOD WOLVES TAKE A BITE OUT OF THE COMPETITION AT STATE ODYSSEY OF THE MIND COMPETITION (4/3/2014)

    The Wolves of Wildwood Christian Academy took a big bite out of their competition at the Georgia State Competition of Odyssey of the Mind. Schools advanced from the Regional competitions to the State competition, held March 29th at Columbus State University. Wildwood placed 1st and 2nd in three di... more
  • WILDWOOD WOLVES TAKE A BITE OUT OF THE COMPETITION AT STATE ODYSSEY OF THE MIND COMPETITION
  • Alumni Grudge Match Falls in Pickens’ Favor (4/2/2014)

    If you were able to withstand the wind and frigid temperatures last Saturday night you may have had some interesting stories to tell around the water cooler on Monday morning. The 2014 Pickens vs. Gilmer Alumni Football Game did not disappoint. There have been some interesting contests between these... more
  • Alumni Grudge Match Falls in Pickens’ Favor
  • Jasper Farmers Market – Free Eggs (4/2/2014)
    April is 'Bring a Friend to the Market' Month
    Correction to last weeks article: this will be the fifteenth year for the Jasper Farmers Market and yet - even now there are people in this region who don’t know it exists (every Saturday morning all summer!) To try to rectify that, April has been designated as "Bring a Friend to the Market" month.... more
  • Jasper Farmers Market – Free Eggs
  • PHS Theatre presents GREASE (4/2/2014)

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  • PHS Theatre presents GREASE
  • Spring Happenings are Blooming at Sharptop Arts!! (4/2/2014)

    Spring is here! A time for birds to sing and flowers to bloom and that's not all. There seems to be a lot of things blooming at the Sharptop Arts Center. We just thought we would give you an update on what's happening. With elections being held this past month we have a new board. I am please t... more
  • Spring Happenings are Blooming at Sharptop Arts!!
  • Talking Rock News - March 2014 (4/2/2014)

    From the Mayor: I wanted to say, "Thank you!"” to all of those who voted in our election last fall. Please feel free to contact me with any concerns you may have that can be addressed by the council and myself. Our Council meetings are open to all of our town residents; we would like to h... more
  • Talking Rock News - March 2014
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