PICKENS COUNTY NEWS & PRESS RELEASES

  • Come celebrate Earth Day at the Pickens County Library! (4/15/2013)

    The Pickens County Library is partnering with Keep Pickens Beautiful to participate in the Earth Day Groceries Project on Monday, April 22 at 3:00 p.m. The Earth Day Groceries Project started in 1994 by a third-grade teacher who thought decorating grocery bags would be a no-cost, fun way to promote ... more
  • Come celebrate Earth Day at the Pickens County Library!
  • Four Legged Love From Chloe (4/15/2013)
    ADOPTED
    The following pet needs a forever home to fill with laughter and love: Hi, my official name on my "papers" is Chloe De La CrŤme, but you can call me Chloe. I am a purebred Persian female cat about nine years old. Of course I am cream colored. I love to snuggle and I am calm and gentle.... more
  • Four Legged Love From Chloe
  • Katie and Joshua Gibson Have Volunteered for KPB's Adopt A Road Program (4/15/2013)

    Keep Pickens Beautiful is pleased to announce that Katie and Joshua Gibson have volunteered to join our Adopt A Road. The Gibsonís have volunteered to pickup Childers Lane in the west end of our County. This section of road is where they live and they wanted to keep their Fairmount neighbor clean.... more
  • Katie and Joshua Gibson Have Volunteered for KPB's Adopt A Road Program
  • Needs list for the Pickens County Animal Shelter (4/15/2013)

    With recent budget cuts to our county departments, the department that is responsible for the administration of the Pickens County Animal Shelter needs the communityís help with "making ends meet". The community has always, throughout the history of this country, taken care of the needs of its neig... more
  • Pastorís Pot Runneth Over: CARES Cooking Challenge on May 4th (4/15/2013)
    Bringing our community together, working side by side, for a common good
    Ever go to bed hungry? Hunger is something that most of us only experience by choice. A new diet or an upcoming event or vacation might give us the needed motivation to cut back or even skip a few meals. Now, imagine a child, an elderly person or a disabled person going to bed hungry because ther... more
  • Pastorís Pot Runneth Over: CARES Cooking Challenge on May 4th
  • Pickens County Planning & Development March 2013 Report (4/15/2013)
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  • Pickens County Planning & Development March 2013 Report
  • Motorcycle Ride for Derek Key (4/13/2013)

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  • Motorcycle Ride for Derek Key
  • Save the Horses Fundraiser (4/13/2013)

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  • Save the Horses Fundraiser
  • 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
  • Canít afford phone service? (4/9/2013)
    TDSģ provides Federal Lifeline and Tribal Link-Up programs to income-eligible customers; helps phone service remain affordable.
    (MADISON, Wis.)ó 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. (TDSģ), offer these federal programs so everyone has the option to connect with family, emp... more
  • Canít 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
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