PICKENS COUNTY NEWS & PRESS RELEASES

  • Save A Rack 5K (9/7/2013)

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  • Save A Rack 5K
  • DATES AND SEASON REGULATIONS FOR WATERFOWL APPROVED (9/6/2013)

    Make your plans! Waterfowl hunting season dates and regulations have been approved for the 2013-2014 season by the Board of Natural Resources. “This year several changes have occurred with the USFWS waterfowl regulatory frameworks,” said Greg Balkcom, state waterfowl biologist for the Wildlif... more
  • DATES AND SEASON REGULATIONS FOR WATERFOWL APPROVED
  • JEEPFEST Meet & Greet (9/6/2013)

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  • JEEPFEST Meet & Greet
  • Restaurant Interiors, Inc name Chamber's Large Business of the Month (9/6/2013)

    Pickens County Chamber of Commerce is proud to announce that the August Large Business of the Month is awarded to Restaurant Interiors, Inc. Jeany Wegenstein and Steve Boudreau were awarded a framed certificate at the August Membership Breakfast by Lorrie Shaw of Community Bank of Pickens County, s... more
  • Restaurant Interiors, Inc name Chamber's Large Business of the Month
  • SEPTEMBER TO BE SHORT BUT VERY SWEET FOR PICKENS COUNTY TEA PARTY (9/6/2013)

    Normal or routine doesn’t seem to describe the world anymore. Things change to meet the situation. In that vein, your Pickens County Tea Party regular monthly meeting is moving from it’s usual 4th Tuesday to September 17th, the 3rd Tuesday. The regular meeting will be at 7 p.m. on September 17th ... more
  • SEPTEMBER TO BE SHORT BUT VERY SWEET FOR PICKENS COUNTY TEA PARTY
  • Summer Ends Birthing Begins (9/6/2013)

    As Summer fades away many of Georgia's snake species may be giving birth. Impregnated in the late Spring / early Summer these snakes begin having birth late Summer through early Fall. The cooler temperatures and unusual above average rainfall this Summer has had snake activity on the rise. Espe... more
  • Summer Ends Birthing Begins
  • Four Legged Love From Polly (9/5/2013)

    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 pet who need a forever home to fill with laughter and love: Hi, I am Polly; an eight month old female black and br... more
  • Four Legged Love From Polly
  • Heart disease bigger threat to women than breast cancer, says cardiologist (9/5/2013)

    Every fall, the nation goes pink in honor of breast cancer awareness. Thousands march, fundraise and sport pink clothing to call attention to the disease that will kill 39,620 women this year, according to the American Cancer Society. Yet little will be said about the disease that kills more women t... more
  • Heart disease bigger threat to women than breast cancer, says cardiologist
  • MULTI-COUNTY ATTENDANCE CONTEST STARTS SCHOOL YEAR (9/5/2013)

    A unique contest, Attendance Works, will have a month-long kickoff involving school systems in Gordon, Floyd, Walker, Bartow, Pickens and Murray Counties. It will extend through September, with the winner being presented a one-of-a-kind trophy at the conclusion of the contest. Student advocate l... more
  • MULTI-COUNTY ATTENDANCE CONTEST STARTS SCHOOL YEAR
  • WE WILL, WE WILL ROCK YOU (9/5/2013)

    That is what the monthly Round Table Meeting at Pueblos in Jasper does every month. It is a meeting of people, ideas, political affiliations and just plain curiosity. On September 12th beginning at 12:00 noon, the meeting starts. As usual, no topic is taboo for discussion. What is on your m... more
  • Drowning Victim Recovered in Twin Mountain Lakes (9/4/2013)

    On September 3, 2013 at approximately 02:26 deputies from the Pickens Sheriff's office responded to 145 Twin Mountain Lake Circle regarding an unknown trouble call. Upon their arrival they spoke to witnesses who inculcated Mr. Anthony Chastain (age 27 of Jasper) was reported missing and believed to... more
  • Drowning Victim Recovered in Twin Mountain Lakes
  • Qualifying Ended Last Week for Candidates of Jasper, Nelson and Talking Rock Councils (9/4/2013)
    Election for Nelson and Talking Rock; Jasper Council Seats Unopposed
    Qualifying ended on August 30, 2013 for Council Seats for Jasper, Nelson and the Town of Talking Rock. Voters within Nelson and Talking Rock will decide in the General Election on November 5, 2013. City of Jasper Council seats are unopposed so there will not be an election. Former Chief Magistr... more
  • Qualifying Ended Last Week for Candidates of Jasper, Nelson and Talking Rock Councils
  • New Tool Helps Businesses Understand the Affordable Care Act (9/3/2013)

    The interactive tool allows employers to get tailored information on how the health care law may affect them based on their business’ size, location, and plans for offering health benefits to their workers next year. The Affordable Care Act was signed into law in March, 2010, and some of its prov... more
  • Dragon Con (8/31/2013)

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  • Dragon Con
  • Dragon Con Parade (8/31/2013)

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  • Dragon Con Parade
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