PICKENS COUNTY NEWS & PRESS RELEASES

  • 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)
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    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 yearís 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

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