PICKENS COUNTY NEWS & PRESS RELEASES


  • OVER 1600 ELECTED REPUBLICAN COUNTY DELEGATES, ALTERNATES & GUESTS ATTEND GAGOP CONVENTION IN ATHENS GA MAY 17 & 18. (5/23/2013)

    Pictured on left is Cleve Boutwell with Teb Bowman, Pickens County GOP Executive Director, on day one of the Georgia GOP state convention in Athens. Cleve, who started as an alternate delegate, did get moved up to vote as a delegate on day two. Conversations like this were fodder in the politi... more
  • OVER 1600 ELECTED REPUBLICAN COUNTY DELEGATES, ALTERNATES & GUESTS ATTEND GAGOP CONVENTION IN ATHENS GA MAY 17 & 18.
  • Secretary of State Advises Georgians on Charitable Donations (5/23/2013)

    Georgia Secretary of State Brian Kemp offers advice to individuals planning to donate to charitable organizations after the recent natural disaster in Oklahoma. As Secretary of State, Kemp serves as Georgia’s charities regulator. Secretary Kemp said, “In light of the recent devastation in Moore, O... more
  • Sulaine Sims Book Signing at Creative and Performing Arts Academy (5/23/2013)
    Thursday, May 23rd, at 4pm
    The public is invited to attend the book signing of Creative and Performing Arts Academy art and writing students under the guidance and instruction of Sulaine Sims Thursday, May 23rd, at 4pm at the Academy. The book is a collection of art and poems by students called Talking to the Animals - Antho... more
  • Sulaine Sims Book Signing at Creative and Performing Arts Academy
  • Tater Patch Players brings movies and musicals (5/23/2013)

    Tater Patch Players, just finished with the hugely successful Lend Me a Tenor, is embarking on a new venture -- Movie Night! Their movies will be occasions to come to with friends, to dress up in costume, to enjoy sharing a movie and a mood. Movie Nights will be interspersed into the regular seaso... more
  • Tater Patch Players brings movies and musicals
  • WILDWOOD CHRISTIAN ACADEMY CELEBRATES NEW HIGH SCHOOL (5/23/2013)
    Ceremony Includes Blessing of the High School and Introduction of the Class of 2017
    Wildwood Christian Academy celebrated the end of the school year with a party for its new high school and a “moving up” ceremony for the 8th grade class. These students will make up Wildwood’s first graduating class – the Class of 2017. Former Head of School Lyn Cates gave a moving presentation, ... more
  • WILDWOOD CHRISTIAN ACADEMY CELEBRATES NEW HIGH SCHOOL
  • WYYZ Hosts 32nd Annual Texaco Country Showdown (5/23/2013)

    Each year, more than 50,000 contestants compete in a series of over 450 local state, and regional live shows held throughout the country. Winners advance to their state events where prizes include $1,000, and the opportunity to compete in one of five regional events. Regional winners receive an all... more
  • WYYZ Hosts 32nd Annual Texaco Country Showdown
  • An Introduction to CARES (5/21/2013)

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  • An Introduction to CARES
  • ARE YOU READY? THE BIG EVENT IS ALMOST HERE! (5/20/2013)
    STOP & DROP EVENT to support your Animal Shelter on May 25th
    Saturday, May 25th from 9 a.m. until 2 p.m. the STOP & DROP EVENT to support your Animal Shelter of Pickens County will be happening at 3563 Camp Road in Jasper GA. Clean out that garage, find what is really not needed in that storage shed, get into that attic and/or haul off that faded patio ... more
  • ARE YOU READY?  THE BIG EVENT IS ALMOST HERE!
  • DAV Ch. 47 Flag Dedication (5/20/2013)

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  • DAV Ch. 47 Flag Dedication
  • Fatz Hosts Duet from Sharptop Strings (5/20/2013)

    Saturday began what we hope will be a long standing collaboration between Fatz Restaurant and local orchestra Sharptop Strings. Manager Mark DePrima invited duet Grant and Carley Hipps, along with their cello and violin, in classic Calabash style! They delighted restaurant visitors with music incl... more
  • Fatz Hosts Duet from Sharptop Strings
  • Fire Dept Training @ Annex (5/20/2013)

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  • Fire Dept Training @ Annex
  • Four Legged Love From Sox & Toby (5/20/2013)

    The following pets need a forever home to fill with laughter and love: We are Toby and Sox. I am Toby, the male short hair, orange and white cat. Sox is a short hair gray and white tabby girl cat. We are nine years old and we enjoy being both indoors and outdoors. We are friendly, soc... more
  • Four Legged Love From Sox & Toby
  • Georgia players statewide win substantial prizes (5/20/2013)

    (ATLANTA) – Georgia Lottery players statewide won big from Saturday’s historic $591 million Powerball drawing. Winning tickets worth $1 million were sold at RaceTrac #0543, 1465 Riverstone Parkway in Canton, and Corner Cupboard #0003, 3857 Milgen Road in Columbus. Two of 17 winning tickets wor... more
  • Georgia players statewide win substantial prizes
  • Habitat Happenings - May 2-13 (5/20/2013)

    May 2013 Newsletter in PDF format featuring Ground Breaking for home #15....
  • Habitat Happenings - May 2-13
  • Tea Party Spotlights the Constitution Concerning Two Key Issues of Today (5/20/2013)

    The Scotus ACA Decision (ObamaCare) and Voting Machines. But wait, neither one of these were in existence when the Constitution was written. Again, this is what makes the Constitution such a living document and this topic so important for today. The basis of every Supreme Court, State Supreme Cour... more
  • Tea Party Spotlights the Constitution Concerning Two Key Issues of Today
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