PICKENS COUNTY NEWS & PRESS RELEASES


  • Winners of the Fall Stock Market Competition for Pickens County (1/16/2014)

    Economics is an area of the elementary curriculum that is often perceived as a less than engaging part of social studies and math. The thing that makes learning fun to many students is competition. The Stock Market Game is not only a competitive game but it also helps students do better in school.... more
  • Winners of the Fall Stock Market Competition for Pickens County
  • Four Legged Love From Sugar and Cookie (1/14/2014)

    If you are looking for a loyal and fun companion, a buddy for one of your pets, someone to talk to, take rides with, or hold in your lap, please consider one of the following pets who needs a forever home to fill with laughter and love: Hi, we are Sugar and Cookie. I am Cookie, our spoke... more
  • Four Legged Love From Sugar and Cookie
  • Nettes JV & Varsity Basketball (1/14/2014)

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  • Nettes JV & Varsity Basketball
  • NEW JUNIOR OPTIMIST CLUB ESTABLISHED AT PCMS (1/14/2014)

    The Optimist Club of Jasper welcomed our two Junior Optimists Clubs to a meeting on January 2, 2014 when school was not in session. Over 30 Junior Optimists with their families plus the school advisors joined the club for breakfast and to meet the Optimists members. Bruce Godfrey introduced Darlen... more
  • NEW JUNIOR OPTIMIST CLUB ESTABLISHED AT PCMS
  • Pickens County Planning & Development December 2013 Report (1/14/2014)
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    Building permits remain consistent with last year's amount of 325 issued....
  • Pickens County Planning & Development December 2013 Report
  • REPORT FROM THE CAPITOL with State Representative Rick Jasperse (1/14/2014)
    Be a Page for a Day
    During the busy days when we are in session, young people from across our state have the opportunity to come to the Capitol and be a “Page for the Day.” It is a chance to be on the House Floor and be a part of the legislative process. Pages deliver messages, letters, and legislative documents during... more
  • REPORT FROM THE CAPITOL with State Representative Rick Jasperse
  • GEORGIA DNR SHARING LIVE STREAM OF BERRY BALD EAGLE NEST (1/13/2014)

    Live-streamed video of Georgia’s best-known bald eagles can now also be seen on the website of Georgia’s best-known wildlife agency. In a partnership between the Department of Natural Resources and Berry College, the DNR Wildlife Resources Division is streaming video provided by the northwest Geo... more
  • GEORGIA DNR SHARING LIVE STREAM OF BERRY BALD EAGLE NEST
  • GEORGIA’S 2014 FISHING REGULATIONS NOW AVAILABLE (1/13/2014)

    (SOCIAL CIRCLE, Ga.) – Anglers can find the new 2014 Georgia Sport Fishing Regulations Guide online and in print, announces the Georgia Department of Natural Resources’ Wildlife Resources Division. “The 2014 guide provides anglers information on great places to fish and provides guidance on law... more
  • GEORGIA’S 2014 FISHING REGULATIONS NOW AVAILABLE
  • Snake Winter Activity (1/13/2014)

    This time of year in Georgia expect much less snake activity and movement and fewer Human / Snake encounters. Snake activity does NOT stop but does decrease significantly. Most snake species will be in a torpid like state brumating. This happens when snakes slow their metobolism down and... more
  • Snake Winter Activity
  • 7-8 Year Old Boys Basketball (1/11/2014)

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  • 7-8 Year Old Boys Basketball
  • Gospel Outreach Church Fire (1/11/2014)

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  • Gospel Outreach Church Fire
  • In Memory of Jamie Fleming (1/11/2014)

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  • In Memory of Jamie Fleming
  • Mountain City Soccer Banquet (1/10/2014)

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  • Mountain City Soccer Banquet
  • NOTICE: Bomb Threat Phone Call To Pickens County Middle School Today (1/10/2014)
    PSO traced call to juvenile
    RELEASE FROM PICKENS SHERIFF'S OFFICE On January 10, 2014 the Pickens Sheriff’s Office responded to the Pickens County Middle School to a report of a bomb threat. School staff received a phone call at about 12:46 pm indicating there was a bomb at the school. School staff immediately implem... more
  • NOTICE:  Bomb Threat Phone Call To Pickens County Middle School Today
  • Pickens Sheriff Recognizes Abba Dabba Dog For Service of K-9 Officer Bleckey (1/9/2014)

    Pickens Sheriff Donnie Craig presented Debbie Marra, owner of Abba Dabba Dog, a plaque to show appreciation for the service she has given at no charge to K9 Bleckey since 2009. Abba Dabba Dog is a dog-grooming shop located on 706 West Church Street, Suite 1200 in Jasper, Georgia.... more
  • Pickens Sheriff Recognizes Abba Dabba Dog For Service of K-9 Officer Bleckey
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