PICKENS COUNTY NEWS & PRESS RELEASES

  • 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 Sheriffís 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
  • GEORGIA NATURAL RESOURCES FOUNDATION OFFERING CHANCE TO HUNT, FISH FOR FREE FOR LIFE (1/8/2014)

    Itís another sporting opportunity of a lifetime! Georgians have the chance to win the right to hunt and fish for free for life statewide. The next edition of the Lifetime License Contest sponsored by the Georgia Natural Resources Foundation begins Jan. 6, 2014. ďThe first contest was a huge su... more
  • GEORGIA NATURAL RESOURCES FOUNDATION OFFERING CHANCE TO HUNT, FISH FOR FREE FOR LIFE
  • DELAYS on Wednesday, January 8th (1/7/2014)

    The following are delayed on Wednesday, January 8th: Bright Beginnings Preschool will be delayed two hours, making their day from 10:00 to 12:00. Due to continued inclement weather, Pickens County Schools will operate on a two-hour delay on Wednesday, January 8, 2014. Buses will begin runn... more
  • DELAYS on Wednesday, January 8th
  • Pickens County Schools Delayed Two Hours on Wednesday, January 8th (1/7/2014)

    Due to continued inclement weather, Pickens County Schools will operate on a two-hour delay on Wednesday, January 8, 2014. Buses will begin running at 8:00 a.m. and will make all regularly scheduled stops. Staff should report at 9:00 a.m. Schools will dismiss at the regular time. A light breakfast w... more
  • Pickens County Schools Delayed Two Hours on Wednesday, January 8th
  • PROJECT APPLESEED SET TO PAY VISIT TO PICKENS COUNTY TEA PARTY JANUARY 28TH MEETING (1/7/2014)

    To quote the speaker, ďWe are the largest nationwide marksmanship instruction organization youíve never heard of.Ē Project Appleseed is the sole focus and activity of the Revolutionary War Veterans Association, a non-profit (501) (3) organization. The instructors teach the fundamental of rifle ... more
  • PROJECT APPLESEED SET TO PAY VISIT TO PICKENS COUNTY TEA PARTY JANUARY 28TH MEETING
  • Whatís on your mind? Letís 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 Georgiaís 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 ďchipĒ 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 Georgiaís 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; Thatís all folks (for this year) (12/31/2013)
    Thanks to the vendors, customers and Downtown Shops
    It wasnít 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; Thatís all folks (for this year)

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