PICKENS COUNTY NEWS & PRESS RELEASES


  • FREE MOVIE: 'THIS LAND IS MINE' (7/23/2013)
    Friday, July 26th at 7 p.m.
    The Pickens County Tea Party proudly announces the showing of the movie “THIS LAND IS MINE” on Friday, July 26th beginning at 7 p.m. at the Cornerstone Church at 145 Cornerstone Dr. (off Camp Rd.) This 1944 Academy Award winning movie is a part of the FREE FRIDAY MOVIE NIGHT being offered by the... more
  • FREE MOVIE:  'THIS LAND IS MINE'
  • FUN, FUN, FUNdraiser Motorcycle Rally (7/23/2013)

    Awesome is such an overused word, but it is hard to come up with another that describes the happenings at Rocco’s on June 30th. ‘Get Your Motor Runnin’ for Kids’ Motorcycle Rally sponsored by Prevent Child Abuse Pickens’ (PCAPickens) combined with a corn hole tournament attracted over 70 motorcycl... more
  • FUN, FUN, FUNdraiser Motorcycle Rally
  • Odd Pairs abound on the Tater Patch stage (7/23/2013)

    In the Tater Patch Players upcoming production of The Fantasticks, unusual characters abound. As the audience enters, an odd assortment of folks are setting up what looks like a gypsy camp, or maybe a carnival midway. One of the actors was heard saying, "In this fantasy show, you never really kno... more
  • Odd Pairs abound on the Tater Patch stage
  • OPINION: Nelson Rumored De-Annexation Petitions (7/23/2013)

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  • Pickens County 4-H Sponsors 'A Taste of 4-H' (7/23/2013)
    CALLING ALL 5th-12th GRADE STUDENTS and PARENTS!!!!
    Join us for "A Taste of 4-H" on Saturday, July 27, 2013 from 10:00AM-12:00PM at the Community Center at Roper Park. This is an event open to all 5th-12th grade students in public or private school, and also to students that are enrolled in a homeschool program. The “Taste of 4-H” is an opportunity... more
  • Pickens County 4-H Sponsors 'A Taste of 4-H'
  • Weather Hinders Crop Production and Prediction (7/23/2013)

    This unusual weather has caused problems with crops and made it difficult to predict when fruits and vegetables will be at the market. Red Apple Barn from Ellijay brought a trailer load of peaches and some corn to the market on Saturday. You didn't even have to get there early because there were ... more
  • Weather Hinders Crop Production and Prediction
  • Nelson Park Bond Project Ground Breaking (7/22/2013)

    Ground Breaking was held on July 18th for the new Nelson Park Bond Project. It's expected to be completed in 90 days. Photo includes L-R: Joey Smith, Maintenance City of Nelson; Edith Portillo, City of Nelson Councilwoman; Jonathan Bishop, City of Nelson Mayor Pro-Tem; Brandy Edwards, City of Nel... more
  • Nelson Park Bond Project Ground Breaking
  • Chattahoochee Tech Introduces New Social Media Specialization (7/21/2013)

    Chattahoochee Technical College will introduce a new specialization in its Marketing Management Program this fall. Students in the program will now have the option of specializing in social media in addition to the occupational courses in the field of marketing management. The first class in the seq... more
  • Chattahoochee Tech Introduces New Social Media Specialization
  • Four Piedmont hospitals named among (7/21/2013)

    Piedmont Atlanta Hospital, Piedmont Fayette Hospital, Piedmont Mountainside Hospital and Piedmont Newnan Hospital have been named one of the nation’s “Most Wired” hospitals, according to the results of the Health Care’s Most Wired 2013 Survey released in the July issue of Hospitals & Health Networks... more
  • Four Piedmont hospitals named among
  • CROSSOVER (7/20/2013)

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  • CROSSOVER
  • JYSA Queen of the Dragons (7/20/2013)

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  • JYSA Queen of the Dragons
  • Rumble with the Angel's (7/20/2013)

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  • Rumble with the Angel's
  • The Hot Biscuit 5K (7/20/2013)

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  • The Hot Biscuit 5K
  • Training @ Dawson Burn Tower (7/20/2013)

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  • Training @ Dawson Burn Tower
  • Bluegrass for Relay for Life (7/19/2013)

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  • Bluegrass for Relay for Life
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