PICKENS COUNTY NEWS & PRESS RELEASES

  • Imagination Station - Science and Art Summer Day Camp (5/6/2013)
    Sign up Quick! Class sizes are limited to assure an optimal creative experience for each child.
    Camps include a fantastic blend of art based projects and concoctions, science experiments, and imaginative activities to develop creative thinking skills and inspire self-expression! The camps will be held Monday-Friday from 9 a.m. to noon in the lower studio of Burnt Mountain Trading Company in do... more
  • Imagination Station - Science and Art Summer Day Camp
  • SEEKING INPUT FOR STATE ROUTE 20 IMPROVEMENTS: (5/6/2013)
    GDOT HOSTS PUBLIC MEETINGS IN FORSYTH AND CHEROKEE
    The Georgia Department of Transportation (GDOT) invites the public to provide input on potential improvements to State Route 20 between the cities of Canton and Cumming. GDOT is hosting public meetings in Forsyth and Cherokee counties to gather ideas on potential improvements needed along State Rout... more
  • SEEKING INPUT FOR STATE ROUTE 20 IMPROVEMENTS:
  • Vendor Heroes (5/6/2013)

    Jody and Ashley Waldroup are modern day farmers. There was a time when small family farms were the backbone of America and could support a family. But now corporate farms operating on a big scale have eliminated that competition while increasing the food supply but not necessarily improving it. I... more
  • Vendor Heroes
  • Cinco de Mayo Crawl (5/5/2013)

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  • Cinco de Mayo Crawl
  • VA Focuses National Attention on Suicide Prevention Month 2013 (5/5/2013)
    Collaborates with Communities to Help Veterans Access Mental Health Support
    (WASHINGTON) — In recognition of September as Suicide Prevention Month, the Department of Veterans Affairs is mobilizing people and organizations nationwide to support Veterans in crisis and spread the word about VA mental health services. Throughout the month, VA suicide prevention coordinator... more
  • Pastor's Pot (5/4/2013)

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  • Pastor's Pot
  • Pickens High School Prom (5/4/2013)

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  • Pickens High School Prom
  • Does your Mom deserve a Mother's Day Makeover? (5/2/2013)
    Enter her in Coco's Cottage contest by May 10th
    Coco's Cottage and locals businesses want to give your Mother a big Surprise and pamper her for Mother's Day. Enter the contest by May 10th by telling them a little bit about your Mom -- what makes her so incredible and why she deserves an extra special Mother's Day Makeover this year! Enter you... more
  • Does your Mom deserve a Mother's Day Makeover?
  • Pickens County 4-H S.A.F.E. (Shooting Awareness Fun & Education) Team Headed to State (5/2/2013)

    The Pickens County 4-H S.A.F.E. (Shooting Awareness Fun & Education) team is off to another great year! The team resumed practice in September at the Pickens County Sportsman Club. The team meets every on Sunday @ 2:00 pm to practice and perfect their shooting skills. The Pickens County Sportsman... more
  • Pickens County 4-H S.A.F.E. (Shooting Awareness Fun & Education) Team Headed to State
  • Pickens County 4-H’er Compete in State Contest (5/2/2013)

    On April 23, four Pickens County 4-H’ers traveled to Crawford, GA for the State 4-H Poultry Judging Contest. Pickens County competed at the district contest earlier and won a trip to compete at the state level. Representing Pickens County 4-H was Stormey Coleman, Clay Wilkie, Justin Fellenbaum, an... more
  • Pickens County 4-H’er Compete in State Contest
  • 4-H’ers Help Out At Ag Day (4/29/2013)

    On Saturday, April 20 you could see 4-H’ers at the local Ag Day at Snead Ag here in Jasper. Snead Ag had a bounce house, hotdogs and even homemade ice cream for those who stopped by. You also had the chance to register to win a chainsaw. 4-H’ers were present at the event handing out balloons,... more
  • 4-H’ers Help Out At Ag Day
  • CTC Inducts 23 Students into National Technical Honor Society (4/29/2013)
    Charlene Higgins included from Pickens County
    Chattahoochee Technical College recognized 23 students for their academic, character and leadership skills at a ceremony Friday. The students, who are studying programs in the health sciences, technical studies and business, were inducted into Chattahoochee Technical College’s chapter of the Nationa... more
  • CTC Inducts 23 Students into National Technical Honor Society
  • Four Legged Love From Pickles (4/29/2013)
    ADOPTED
    The following pet needs a forever home to fill with laughter and love: Hi, I am Pickles, a totally funny and loveable female Dachshund mix dog. I am six years old, housebroken, sweet, and friendly. I adore people, and like cats, and dogs. I love to walk on a leash and actually jog a li... more
  • Four Legged Love From Pickles
  • GET READY, GET SET-YOUR PC TEA PARTY IS ON THE GO! (4/29/2013)

    The month of April proved busy and educational, even for the Tea Party leadership. The 4th Tuesday monthly meetings are a given, but the addition of every 2nd Thursday TEA PARTY ROUND TABLE at Pueblo’s Restaurant in Jasper and every 4th Friday FREE MOVIE NIGHT at Cornerstone Church in Jasper, prove... more
  • GET READY, GET SET-YOUR PC TEA PARTY IS ON THE GO!
  • New Rodenticide Dangers for Our Pets (4/29/2013)

    Rat poison has always been a danger to our pets, but a new ingredient is giving us even more reasons to be concerned. Knowing the dangers of rat poison, and what kind of rat poison you are using, can be the difference between life and death in your pet. This information should have you reading label... more
  • New Rodenticide Dangers for Our Pets
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