PICKENS COUNTY NEWS & PRESS RELEASES


  • Highlights from the 2013–2017 Pickens County Community Plan for the Advancement of Children and Families (11/11/2012)
    Facilitated by Pickens County Family Connection, Inc.
    This long range Plan is intended to enhance and coordinate the resources and programs in Pickens County and to bring opportunities to children and families to thrive and to achieve measurable success. Through the planning process, Family Connection Partners identified three priority issues facing... more
  • Highlights from the 2013–2017 Pickens County Community Plan for the Advancement of Children and Families
  • PCREA TO Co-host Robin Ferst (11/11/2012)

    On November 14, 2012 the Pickens County Retired Educators Association will join with Jasper Rotary Club and the Pickens County Ferst Foundation in welcoming Robin Ferst to Jasper. The three organizations are meeting together at Chattahoochee Technical College, Jasper Campus for this very significant... more
  • PCREA TO Co-host Robin Ferst
  • A Taste of Pickens (11/10/2012)

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  • A Taste of Pickens
  • Fresh Georgia PECANS have arrived in Pickens County! (11/10/2012)

    The year's crop of Fresh Georgia PECANS are delicious. The Optimist Club of Jasper is selling them for $8.00 per bag for 12 oz. All money raised stays in the community to "help bring out the best in kids". You can find them at Garner Ace Hardware, Marble Hill Ace Hardware, both Renasant Banks, U... more
  • Fresh Georgia PECANS have arrived in Pickens County!
  • JMS vs PCMS Basketball (11/10/2012)

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  • JMS vs PCMS Basketball
  • Sherlock Meets The Phantom (11/9/2012)

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  • Sherlock Meets The Phantom
  • Look Kids!! A Thanksgiving Coloring Contest (11/8/2012)
    Sponsored by Renasant Bank
    Renasant Bank is sponsoring a Thanksgiving Coloring Contest for age groups 1 to 4 and 5 to 10. Click here to download the coloring sheets. (Page 1 is for ages 1 to 4 and page 2 is for ages 5 to 10... more
  • Look Kids!!  A Thanksgiving Coloring Contest
  • MUCH-AWAITED GEORGIA FISHING, HUNTING AND WILDLIFE APP IS HERE (11/8/2012)
    Android and iPhone Users have a new tool in the woods and on the water
    (SOCIAL CIRCLE, Ga.) - Georgia hunters, anglers and wildlife enthusiasts now have an app of their own! The Official Georgia Fishing, Hunting & Wildlife Guide, powered by Pocket Ranger® technology, is the official app of the Georgia Department of Natural Resources’ Wildlife Resources Division. Thi... more
  • MUCH-AWAITED GEORGIA FISHING, HUNTING AND WILDLIFE APP IS HERE
  • Pickens County Young Life Christmas Tree Fundraiser (11/8/2012)
    Order Deadline is November 27th
    By purchasing a fragrant Fraser Fir Christmas tree or other item from Pickens County Young Life, you can feel confident that your family will enjoy a Premium #1 quality tree at reasonable price and you will be supporting kids in our community. On December 1st, your house will be filled with th... more
  • Pickens County Young Life Christmas Tree Fundraiser
  • Pickens County General Election Unofficial Results (11/7/2012)
    Sharon Troglin remains Tax Commissioner; Jerry Barnes - District 1 Commisioner; Mike Haviland - Nelson Mayor; Charter Amendment Passed; Obama Remains President
    Secretary of State Brian Kemp's website shows 100% reporting for Pickens County's General Election. Below are the unofficial results with winners in bold. Registered Voters: 17,169 Ballots Cast: 12,736 Voter Turnout: 74.18 % President of the United States MITT ROMNEY (R) - 10545 B... more
  •  Pickens County General Election Unofficial Results
  • Come see Sherlock Meets the Phantom (11/7/2012)
    Showtimes are Thursday and Friday, Nov 8th and 9th at 7:00pm, and Saturday, Nov 10th at 1:00pm
    Enjoy a whimsical farce about the famous detective solving the mystery of who is frightening the performers of the famous Virginia City Opera House, threatening to close the show. How can Sherlock solve a mystery with no Watson? You have got to meet his new sleuth-hound! This show will have everybod... more
  • Come see Sherlock Meets the Phantom
  • Get Your Tickets in Advance For A Taste of Pickens (11/7/2012)
    Advance Tickets will be entered into a drawing for two tickets to see Disney's Beauty and the Beast at the Fox Theatre
    A Taste of Pickens will be held on November 10, 2012 at Chattahoochee Technical College from 11:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. The annual event benefits CARES, our local food pantry. Advance tickets will be entered in a drawing to win two tickets to see Disney's Beauty and the Beast at the fabulous Fox Th... more
  • Get Your Tickets in Advance For A Taste of Pickens
  • Sharptop Strings Debut Performance on Saturday, November 10th (11/7/2012)

    Sharptop Strings, a new community strings orchestra, would like to invite you to their debut performance this Saturday, November 10th, at 1:00pm at the Tater Patch Players Theater. The group has been rehearsing since the beginning of September under the direction of Anne Bridges and Brianna He... more
  • Sharptop Strings Debut Performance on Saturday, November 10th
  • Veterans Day Discounts (11/7/2012)
    Free Meals and Discounts For Veterans From Various Businesses on November 11th and 12th
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  • Veterans Day Discounts
  • Four Legged Love From Joni (11/6/2012)
    ADOPTED
    The following pet are looking for a home to fill with laughter and love. Hi, I am Joni, a two-year-old short hair domestic female cat. My coat is a beautiful tabby and calico mix. I am very calm. I am afraid of dogs, but I love kids. A nice person liked me so much they sponsored m... more
  • Four Legged Love From Joni
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