PICKENS COUNTY NEWS & PRESS RELEASES

  • Heart Failure in Dogs (12/11/2012)

    There are many different types of heart problems seen in dogs, but the most common one we see is mitral valve regurgitation. The mitral valve separates the left chambers of the heart, the atrium and the ventricle. Normally, the left atrium contracts, pushing blood through the mitral valve into the l... more
  • Heart Failure in Dogs
  • Farm Sales Tax Exemption (12/10/2012)

    During the last legislative session, two years of work resulted in HB 386, ”Georgia’s Jobs and Family Tax Reform Plan.” The bill does many things to help our State be a better place to live and to conduct business. This bill was the result of the 2010 Tax Study Group that conducted listening session... more
  • Farm Sales Tax Exemption
  • Rick Jasperse to Speak to Retired Educators (12/10/2012)

    The Pickens County Retired Educators Association will hold its December meeting on the 12th in the Community Room of United Community Bank. State Representative Rick Jasperse will be the featured speaker. Mr. Jasperse is a member of PCREA and serves as Legislative Chairman for the organization. His ... more
  • Rick Jasperse to Speak to Retired Educators
  • Tater Patch 'Miracle Worker' (12/9/2012)

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  • Tater Patch 'Miracle Worker'
  • Home for the Holidays (12/8/2012)

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  • Home for the Holidays
  • The Stocking Rock (12/8/2012)

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  • The Stocking Rock
  • Classes for the GED to be offered on Saturdays in Ellijay (12/7/2012)

    (Ellijay, Ga.) Chattahoochee Technical College announced recently that its Ellijay Adult Education Learning Center will now offer the option of Saturday classes for those wanting to prepare for the GED exams. The classes will remain free. Beginning Jan. 26, 2012, the Ellijay Learning Center Adul... more
  • Classes for the GED to be offered on Saturdays in Ellijay
  • Judge Gibson Retirement (12/7/2012)

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  • Judge Gibson Retirement
  • Love Light Tree Ceremony (12/7/2012)

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  • Love Light Tree Ceremony
  • 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
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