PICKENS COUNTY NEWS & PRESS RELEASES

  • Rep. Jasperse Report From the Capitol (3/19/2013)

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  • Rep. Jasperse Report From the Capitol
  • Vote Today in Special Election for Sunday Package Sales in Pickens County (3/19/2013)

    Polls are open today from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. for a Special Election on Sunday package sales in all of Pickens County. The City of Jasper passed this last year to allow Sunday sales within the city limits of Jasper. Vote YES or NO to the following question on ballot: Shall the governing authority ... more
  • Vote Today in Special Election for Sunday Package Sales in Pickens County
  • WILDWOOD CHRISTIAN ACADEMY DONATES TO BOYS & GIRLS CLUBS’ CAPITAL CAMPAIGN FUND (3/19/2013)
    Father/Daughter Dance Proceeds Benefit Building Fund for New Teen Club
    In the spirit of celebrating Valentine’s Day, Wildwood Christian Academy's K-5th grade girls danced the night away at their inaugural Father/Daughter dance at Sharptop Arts Center in Jasper. A fun evening of dress-up and dancing sent funds to the Boys & Girls Clubs’ Capital Campaign Fund. "We wan... more
  • WILDWOOD CHRISTIAN ACADEMY DONATES TO BOYS & GIRLS CLUBS’ CAPITAL CAMPAIGN FUND
  • WILDWOOD STUDENTS COMPETE IN ORATORICAL CONTEST SPONSORED BY THE OPTIMIST CLUB OF JASPER (3/19/2013)
    Wildwood Places 1st in Two Categories and Moves to Next Level of Competition
    (Marble Hill, Georgia) — Wildwood middle school students Alexis Cook, Emily Fitts, Oscar McMullen and Jackson Melton showcased their speaking skills at the 2013 Oratorical Contest sponsored by the Optimist Club of Jasper. Students representing Wildwood Christian Academy, Pickens Middle and Dawson Mi... more
  • WILDWOOD STUDENTS COMPETE IN ORATORICAL CONTEST SPONSORED BY THE OPTIMIST CLUB OF JASPER
  • Four Legged Love From Trixie Rose (3/18/2013)
    ADOPTED
    The following pet needs a forever home to fill with laughter and love: Hi, I am Trixie Rose, a Chihuahua mix brown and white four-month-old female puppy. I am friendly, soft, and cuddly. I like cats and I am very friendly with people. I weigh about five pounds: just the right size for... more
  • Four Legged Love From Trixie Rose
  • Snowball Golf Tournament (3/18/2013)

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  • Snowball Golf Tournament
  • Luck of Irish Casino (3/16/2013)

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  • Luck of Irish Casino
  • Relay for Life BINGO (3/16/2013)

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  • Relay for Life BINGO
  • America Celebrates Red Cross Month (3/15/2013)

    (Gainesville, Ga.)— In 1943, President Franklin Roosevelt declared March to be Red Cross Month and requested “that during that month, our people rededicate themselves to the splendid aims and activities of the Red Cross.” Since then, every standing president has followed in his footsteps and this ye... more
  • America Celebrates Red Cross Month
  • County Marshal Spoke at Keep Pickens Beautiful March Board Meeting (3/15/2013)

    Keep Pickens Beautiful monthly board meeting was held March 4, 2013. Jim Harvey, County Marshal, was the quest speaker. Marshal Harvey presented to the board a comprehensive update on illegal dumping, littering and garbage type violations occurring throughout Pickens County. Marshall Harvey st... more
  • County Marshal Spoke at Keep Pickens Beautiful March Board Meeting
  • Keep Pickens Beautiful Honored by Keep America Beautiful for High Performance Achieved in 2012 (3/15/2013)

    Keep Pickens Beautiful received the Keep America Beautiful President’s Circle Award and was accepted by the whole Board of Directors. This award recognizes exemplary performance made by certified affiliates of the national nonprofit to reduce litter, minimize waste and recycle, and beautify their l... more
  • Keep Pickens Beautiful Honored by Keep America Beautiful  for High Performance Achieved in 2012
  • NEW DNR CAMERA LIVE-STREAMS PEREGRINE FALCONS IN DOWNTOWN ATLANTA (3/15/2013)

    (ATLANTA, Ga.) – Atlanta’s fast-flying falcons are on the nest, and the world is watching again – but this time via video streamed at up to HD quality! A new web camera operated by the Georgia Department of Natural Resources offers a fascinating look into a peregrine falcons nest more than 50 st... more
  • NEW DNR CAMERA LIVE-STREAMS PEREGRINE FALCONS IN DOWNTOWN ATLANTA
  • STATEWIDE TURKEY HUNTING SEASON OPENS MARCH 23 (3/15/2013)

    (SOCIAL CIRCLE, Ga.) – Springtime is noisy! The clucking, the strutting, the yelping . . . and that’s just the hunters preparing for the opening of turkey hunting season in Georgia. The highly anticipated day is Saturday, Mar. 23 and the Georgia Department of Natural Resources’ Wildlife Resources D... more
  • STATEWIDE TURKEY HUNTING SEASON OPENS MARCH 23
  • JMS vs PCMS Soccer (3/14/2013)

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  • JMS vs PCMS Soccer
  • Chattahoochee Tech Horticulture Team Finishes 5th in the Nation at PLANET (3/13/2013)

    (Acworth, Ga.) More than 20 Chattahoochee Technical College horticulture students, instructors and staff members celebrated Sunday at Auburn University as it was announced that the team had placed fifth in the annual competition portion of PLANET Student Career Days behind first place finishers Brig... more
  • Chattahoochee Tech Horticulture Team Finishes 5th in the Nation at PLANET

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