PICKENS COUNTY NEWS & PRESS RELEASES


  • Business Watch Alert: Convenience Store Break-In in West Pickens (12/6/2012)

    We have had another Convenience Store broken into during the night last night. This time, the incident occurred on the west end of the county at West End Grocery. The suspects broke the glass on the front entrance of the store and stole a large amount of cigarettes and other tobacco products. De... more
  • Business Watch Alert:  Convenience Store Break-In in West Pickens
  • Lakota Cove Presents Book Signing for Barbara Hutson (12/6/2012)

    Lakota Cove is hosting two book signings for Barbara Hutson and her new book, Knowing Horses By Heart. Visit Lakota Cove on the following days as Barbara will be personally reading her poems and signing her books. Refreshments will be served. Book Reading & Signing December 8th ... more
  • Lakota Cove Presents Book Signing for Barbara Hutson
  • Review: Tater Patch Players Production of 'Miracle Worker' (12/6/2012)
    'Leave you brimming with the spirit of the season.'
    Tater Patch Players’ production of William Gibson’s ‘The Miracle Worker’ is a quiet jewel of a play. In one of its rare dramatic offerings, TPP have pulled off a stunner which, though not a traditional Christmas play, will certainly leave you brimming with the spirit of the season. I must confe... more
  • Review:   Tater Patch Players Production of 'Miracle Worker'
  • More than 1,100 students apply to graduate from Chattahoochee Tech on December 17th (12/5/2012)

    (Marietta, Ga.) More than 1,100 students at Georgia’s largest technical college have applied to graduate this December at Chattahoochee Technical College’s ceremony. The ceremony, scheduled for Dec. 17, will honor graduates from both the summer and fall terms at the college. More than 300 have indic... more
  • More than 1,100 students apply to graduate from Chattahoochee Tech on December 17th
  • Boteler Named Executive Vice President at Chattahoochee Tech (12/4/2012)

    (Marietta, Ga.) Chattahoochee Technical College President Dr. Ron Newcomb recently announced Dr. Trina Boteler of Jasper has assumed the responsibilities of a newly created position at the college. As of December 1, Boteler, who has been serving the college as the Vice President of Academic Affairs... more
  • Boteler Named Executive Vice President at Chattahoochee Tech
  • Chattahoochee Technical College Announces Nominees for Rick Perkins Award for Excellence in Technical Instruction (12/3/2012)

    Chattahoochee Technical College recently announced the college’s nominees for the Rick Perkins Award for Excellence in Technical Instruction, a statewide program initiated by the Technical College System of Georgia to honor outstanding instructors at the System's member institutions. The ten instruc... more
  • Chattahoochee Technical College Announces Nominees for  Rick Perkins Award for Excellence in Technical Instruction
  • Four Legged Love From Sugar and Cookie (12/3/2012)

    The following pets are looking for a home to fill with laughter and love. Hi, we are Sugar and Cookie, female Lab and Shepherd mix, 5 year-old sisters. Our people had to move and couldn’t take us with them. We miss them but we are now looking for another home we can fill with love, joy,... more
  • Four Legged Love From Sugar and Cookie
  • Jasper City Park (aka Duck Pond) Ribbon Cutting (12/3/2012)

    A Ribbon Cutting was held for Jasper City Park (aka Duck Pond) in Jasper, Georgia after being closed since August 24, 2012 for renovations. Denise Duncan, President of the Pickens Chamber of Commerce, Ken Pint, Mayor John Weaver, and Commissioner Rob Jones spoke at the the ceremony. The Mayor recogn... more
  • Jasper Park Ribbon Cutting (12/3/2012)

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  • Jasper Park Ribbon Cutting
  • North Georgia Toy Run (12/2/2012)

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  • North Georgia Toy Run
  • Airport Christmas Party (12/1/2012)

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  • Airport Christmas Party
  • Jasper Jingle Jog 5k (12/1/2012)

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  • Jasper Jingle Jog 5k
  • Night of Lights Celebration (12/1/2012)

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  • Night of Lights Celebration
  • Business Watch Alert: Convenient Store Break-In Last Night (11/30/2012)

    Unfortunately, as we enter the Christmas season each year, we have some that begin to see it as a season of stealing. Last night, we had a break-in at a local convenient store in the northern part of Pickens County. This is the second break-in that has occurred to a business in the last several week... more
  • Business Watch Alert:  Convenient Store Break-In Last Night
  • Good Samaritan Health and Wellness Center is Participating in Georgia Gives Day on December 6th (11/29/2012)

    Georgia Gives Day is a 24-hour giving event that will take place on December 6, 2012. On December 6th, thousands of people across Georgia will raise as much money as possible in a 24-hour period through the website www.GAgivesday.org. GA... more
  • Good Samaritan Health and Wellness Center is Participating in Georgia Gives Day on December 6th
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