PICKENS COUNTY NEWS & PRESS RELEASES


  • 2012 Salaries for Commissioner, Clerk of Court, Tax Commissioner, Magistrate Judge, Probate Judge and Sheriff (9/10/2012)

    A request was made for the local government salaries and below is a list with a link to the worksheets determining the amount. Tax Commissioner (Sharon Troglin) - $69,005.79 Clerk of Court (Gail Brown) - $67,656.75 Commissioner (Robert P. Jones) - $105,731.20 Chief Magistrate (Allen Wigi... more
  • 2012 Salaries for Commissioner, Clerk of Court, Tax Commissioner, Magistrate Judge, Probate Judge and Sheriff
  • Miss Georgia Marble Winners (9/10/2012)
    Photos and Video to come
    Tiny Miss Georgia Marble Ansleigh Elizabeth Johnson Parents: Bryan & Misty Johnson 1st Alternate: Emmalyn Rose Walker Parents: Dennis & Nicole Walker 2nd Alternate: Macee Grace Alford Parents: Brent & Desiree Alford Petite Miss GA Marble Ava Madda... more
  • Miss Georgia Marble Winners
  • Catching The Cure Party (9/8/2012)

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  • Catching The Cure Party
  • Farm Days/Antique Engine (9/8/2012)

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  • Farm Days/Antique Engine
  • JUMC Cookbook Luncheon (9/8/2012)

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  • JUMC Cookbook Luncheon
  • Miss Georgia Marble (9/8/2012)

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  • Miss Georgia Marble
  • Oglethorpe Monument (9/8/2012)

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  • Oglethorpe Monument
  • Boo Who? Scarecrow Contest and Show During The Month of October (9/7/2012)
    Application Deadline is September 24th
    Burnt Mountain Trading Company is hosting Jasper’s First (to be annual?) Scarecrow Contest titled “Boo-Who?” Event will be held at Burnt Mountain Trading Company and will run the month of October. The scarecrows will be on display along Church, Mark Whitfield, & Richard Streets. Very visible loca... more
  • Boo Who?  Scarecrow Contest and Show During The Month of October
  • Technical College System of Georgia State Board Approves Tuition Increase for 2013 (9/7/2012)
    Increase of $10 per credit hour starting next year
    (Atlanta) - The state board that oversees the Technical College System of Georgia today approved the system’s request for a tuition increase of $10 per credit hour starting next year. “State resources continue to be tight,” said Chattahoochee Technical College President Ron Newcomb. “In order to... more
  • Technical College System of Georgia State Board Approves Tuition Increase for 2013
  • Used Book Sale (9/7/2012)

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  • Used Book Sale
  • Cool Springs Baptist Church to Participate in National ‘Back to Church Sunday’ Sept. 16 (9/6/2012)

    “Back to Church Sunday,” part of a national movement of churches across America, will be held at Cool Springs Baptist Church in Tate, near Jasper, at 11 a.m. Sept. 16. Everyone is welcome to attend. National “Back to Church Sunday” (www.backtochu... more
  • Cool Springs Baptist Church to Participate in National ‘Back to Church Sunday’ Sept. 16
  • Four Legged Love From Sadie (9/6/2012)
    ADOPTED
    The following pet is looking for a home to fill with laughter and love. Hi, I am Sadie. I am a lovely female tabby and white short hair domestic cat. I was with an elderly lady who could no longer care for me. She had a nice quiet home and that is the kind of home I am looking for. I ... more
  • Four Legged Love From Sadie
  • Jasper Mayor Weaver Explains Jasper City Park Renovations (9/6/2012)
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    Jasper Mayor John Weaver explains the renovations to the Jasper City Park (aka the Duck Pond). The fish and 31 ducks were relocated in order to drain the pond to repair the drain and add fill dirt to bring the water level up. Plans are to be finished by the Marble Festival on October 6th, but ... more
  • Jasper Mayor Weaver Explains Jasper City Park Renovations
  • Keep Pickens Beautiful Conducting A Survey (9/6/2012)

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  • Keep Pickens Beautiful Conducting A Survey
  • KPB and ‘Nettes team up for recycling (9/6/2012)

    Keep Pickens Beautiful donated a steel drum recycling bin to the Pickens County High School Dragonettes. The barrel will be used during their softball games to collect and recycle water bottles. Ann Wall assistant girls softball coach and environmental leader at the school encourages recycling in ... more
  • KPB and ‘Nettes team up for recycling
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