PICKENS COUNTY NEWS & PRESS RELEASES


  • Relay for Life Yard Sale (4/12/2013)

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  • Relay for Life Yard Sale
  • Save the Date for the Holiday Market Place & EXPO (4/12/2013)
    November 16, 2013 ~ 10AM - 4PM
    Come do your Holiday Shopping in the Mountains! The 2013 HOLIDAY MARKET & EXPO will be held at Chattahoochee Technical College on Saturday, November 16, 2013 - 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Vendor Registration deadline is August 1, 2013. The cost is $50 per table with late Registration $60 per tab... more
  • Save the Date for the Holiday Market Place & EXPO
  • The Home Depot in Jasper announces "Teacher of the Quarter" Program (4/12/2013)

    Giving back is a core value at The Home Depot, and a passion for our associates. Bob Coleman, the Store Manager for The Home Depot in Jasper, created a program for the teachers of Pickens County. The Jasper Home Depot store wishes to honor Pickens County School System teachers for their hard work ... more
  • The Home Depot in Jasper announces
  • Yard Art Show Opening (4/12/2013)

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  • Yard Art Show Opening
  • Can’t afford phone service? (4/9/2013)
    TDS® provides Federal Lifeline and Tribal Link-Up programs to income-eligible customers; helps phone service remain affordable.
    (MADISON, Wis.)— To ensure all Americans have the opportunities and security that phone service offers, Lifeline and Tribal Link-Up are available. Local phone companies, including TDS Telecommunications Corp. (TDS®), offer these federal programs so everyone has the option to connect with family, emp... more
  • Can’t afford phone service?
  • Chamber of Commerce 7th Annual Leadership Snowball Golf Tournament (4/9/2013)

    Thanks to several businesses and community leaders in North Georgia, the Pickens County Chamber of Commerce 7th Annual Leadership Snowball Golf Tournament at Arrowhead Country Club in Jasper held on Monday, March 18th, was a success. Even though the sky was grey, the air was cold, there was rain, a ... more
  • Chamber of Commerce  7th Annual Leadership Snowball Golf Tournament
  • Four Legged Love From Lucy (4/9/2013)
    ADOPTED
    The following pet needs a forever home to fill with laughter and love: Hi, I am Lucy, a copper colored Catahoule Leopard female dog about four months old. My sister, Ethel, is also here at the PAR Ranch. We are both good with cats and are snuggly lap dogs. I weigh about 20 pounds and ... more
  • Four Legged Love From Lucy
  • Horses visit the Jasper Farmers Market (4/9/2013)

    Among the new customers who visited the Jasper Farmers Market Saturday were three horses, who came to get their shots from Dr. Chester. Animal Medical Clinic is back this year and is planning to be at the market the first Saturday of every month so mark your calendars and bring in your pets. Sev... more
  • Horses visit the Jasper Farmers Market
  • Opera! Temper tantrums! Divas! Laughter! (4/9/2013)

    The next Tater Patch Players production is a romping, door-slamming farce. What is a farce? It is a type of comedy that "uses buffoonery and horseplay and typically includes crude characterization and ludicrously improbable situations". That about sums up the action in Lend Me a Tenor. You will ... more
  • Opera!  Temper tantrums!  Divas!  Laughter!
  • WANTED: THE 2013 PICKENS FERST JAIL AND BAIL DETAINEES (4/9/2013)

    Twelve good citizens of Pickens County have been identified as this year’s Jail and Bail detainees for Pickens Ferst Foundation for Childhood Literacy. Be on the lookout for them during the next two weeks while they raise their bail to get out of jail. All bail money is then donated to Pickens Fer... more
  • WANTED:  THE 2013 PICKENS FERST JAIL AND BAIL DETAINEES
  • Adopt A Road Clean Up Under Way (4/8/2013)

    April is the Great American Cleanup month, and the Keep Pickens Beautiful Adopt A Road Volunteers will be out all over the County picking up trash from our County roads. These volunteers will be doing their part to beautify Pickens County this month. You can take part in this cleanup by picking up ... more
  • Adopt A Road Clean Up Under Way
  • APRIL IS THE GREAT AMERICAN CLEANUP (4/8/2013)
    RECYCLE YOUR OLD TIRES FREE !!
    During the month of April 2013, take four passenger tires off the rims, per family, to the recycle centers on Camp Road, Cove Road, or Jones Mountain Road. RECYCLE THEM FREE! Questions call Keep Pickens Beautiful 706-253-3600 or Camp Rd Recycling Center 706-253-8871. ... more
  • APRIL IS THE GREAT AMERICAN CLEANUP
  • HAVE YOU FORGOTTEN SO SOON? (4/8/2013)
    Pickens County Animal Shelter Needs Donations
    The Pickens County Animal Shelter is undergoing a huge transformation. Cindy Wilson is now heading up the team that sees to the daily functioning of the facility. AND, she needs help! What with recent budget cuts to county departments, the shelter has really been hit hard for the simplest things... more
  • HAVE YOU FORGOTTEN SO SOON?
  • IT IS NEVER TO LATE....... (4/8/2013)

    So says the Pickens County Tea Party when it comes to getting involved in the April 11th Round Table at Pueblo Across the Border Restaurant on Hwy. 53 West in Jasper. High noon is the time for a fun, informative time. Debbie Dooley of Tea Party Patriots will be the guest speaker. Admission is fre... more
  • IT IS NEVER TO LATE.......
  • Jasper Farmers Market (4/6/2013)

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  • Jasper Farmers Market
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