PICKENS COUNTY NEWS & PRESS RELEASES

  • What’s on your mind? Let’s discuss it over some TEA! (1/7/2014)
    Round Table Luncheon on Thursday, January 9th
    NO, YOUR PICKENS COUNTY TEA PARTY IS ALIVE AND WELL AND FEELING RESTED AFTER THE HOLIDAYS. You are invited to the first meeting of 2014 (details below). With all that has been going on for the past few months, you probably need that special place to go and raise your voice! ROUND TABLE LUNCHE... more
  • Pig Pen Open Bog (1/4/2014)

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  • Pig Pen Open Bog
  • Announcing the NAMI Family-to-Family Education Course (1/3/2014)

    NAMI Fannin, Gilmer, Pickens Affiliate will sponsor the NAMI Family-to-Family Education Program specifically for families of person diagnosed with serious mental illness. The 12-week series of classes will start in Ellijay on Tuesday, January 14 from 6:00 to 8:30 p.m., at Ellijay United Methodist C... more
  • Announcing the NAMI Family-to-Family Education Course
  • Green Tradition Continues With Georgia’s Christmas Tree Recycling Event Set For January 4th (1/3/2014)

    Keep Georgia Beautiful, The Home Depot, The Davey Tree Company, and WXIA 11-Alive want to “chip” in and help you get your house back in order after the Christmas holidays. We have made at least one household decision free, easy and eco-friendly during this holiday season. Bring One for the Chipp... more
  • Green Tradition Continues With Georgia’s Christmas Tree Recycling Event Set For January 4th
  • Pickens County Board of Commissioners Called Board Meeting (1/3/2014)

    There will be a called meeting of the Pickens County Board of Commissioners on Thursday, January 9, 2014 at 10:00 a.m. in Suite 168 of the Administrative Office Building at 1266 East Church Street. The Commissioners will make a decision on requests for construction of Telecommunication Towers and... more
  • Pickens County Board of Commissioners Called Board Meeting
  • Pickens County Family Connection (PCFC) Collaborative Meeting (1/1/2014)
    The State of Pickens in 2013 and Outlook for 2014
    Pickens County Family Connection (PCFC) Collaborative Meeting was held on December 11, 2013 with topic The State of Pickens in 2013 and Outlook for 2014. Guest speakers Shelley Cantrell, Pickens County School Board; Tom Hieber, PC Family Connection; Rob Jones, Board of Commissioner Chairman, Picken...
  • Pickens County Family Connection (PCFC) Collaborative Meeting
  • Jasper Farmers Market; That’s all folks (for this year) (12/31/2013)
    Thanks to the vendors, customers and Downtown Shops
    It wasn’t a big crowd (only 2 dogs) but it was a good crowd. The vendors that were there made a reasonable number of sales, the customers that were there were buying, more than just looking. Every one was in a jolly Christmas mood; the way people get this time of year. Some of the shopkeepers... more
  • Jasper Farmers Market; That’s all folks (for this year)
  • Party Local! New Year's Eve (12/31/2013)

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  • Party Local!  New Year's Eve
  • Rick Jasperse Speaks to Retired Educators (12/26/2013)

    The Pickens County Retired Educators Association held it December meeting on the 11th at United Community Bank. A festive lunch catered by Taste of Joy was enjoyed by the forty plus attendees. President Gerald Allen called the meeting to order at noon. PCREA Chaplin Chuck Allen gave a seasonal d... more
  • A Wonderful Year with Marble Valley Friends (12/24/2013)

    The year 2013 has been a outstanding one for Marble Valley Friends. MVF is a historical/educational organization headquartered in Tate. Its primary focus is the preservation of the historic buildings, culture, and personalities of that section of the Marble Valleyp extending from Ball Ground through... more
  • A Wonderful Year with Marble Valley Friends
  • Continuing Education Healthcare Options Continue to Grow at CTC (12/24/2013)

    (Marietta, Ga.) Chattahoochee Technical College is known for its many healthcare programs with approximately one third of students planning to enter one of those fields. But Georgia’s largest technical college also presents healthcare programs that through its non-credit offerings. These programs ar... more
  • Continuing Education Healthcare Options Continue to Grow at CTC
  • Pickens Chamber of Commerce December Breakfast (12/24/2013)
    Celebrating 2013
    The Pickens County Chamber of Commerce held its’ monthly Membership breakfast on December 11, 2013 at Chattahoochee Technical College. Each month the breakfast is sponsored by a Chamber Member. The December Breakfast Sponsor was ETC Communications, LLC. Dave Garner provided the Sponsor remarks. Th... more
  • Pickens Chamber of Commerce December Breakfast
  • QSR named Large Business of Month (12/24/2013)

    Pickens County Chamber of Commerce is proud to announce that QSR, Inc, (Quality Synthetic Rubber, Inc.) was awarded the Large Business of the Month for December. Matt Ledford, from QSR, was awarded a framed certificate at the December Membership Breakfast by Gary Reece with Community Bank of Picken... more
  • QSR named Large Business of Month
  • WILDWOOD FINISHES STRONG CROSS COUNTRY SEASON (12/24/2013)
    All Runners Posted Personal Best Times in Last Meet
    (Marble Hill, Georgia) — Congratulations to Wildwood’s cross country teams for finishing a strong season. Many meets had the Wolves and Lady Wolves runners placing in the top 10. The Wildwood Wolves started strong at the Pickens Preview at Roper Park with the middle school girls team tying for 9t... more
  • WILDWOOD FINISHES STRONG CROSS COUNTRY SEASON
  • Four Legged Love From Nicky's Black & White Pup (12/23/2013)
    ADOPTED
    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 the following pet who needs a forever home to fill with laughter and love: Hi, I am one of Nicky’s pups. I am a male, about 12 weeks o... more
  • Four Legged Love From Nicky's Black & White Pup
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