PICKENS COUNTY NEWS & PRESS RELEASES

  • String Players Invited to Join Sharptop Strings (2/5/2013)
    Rehearsals on Thursday Night
    We are happy to report that after a brief weather delay Sharptop Strings has once again resumed rehearsals. Even more exciting is that we now have a String Bass to round out our ensemble! Once again Anne Bridges is leading the group with her amazing conducting and Brianna Hendrickson is assisting ... more
  • String Players Invited to Join Sharptop Strings
  • Four Legged Love From Misty (2/4/2013)
    ADOPTED
    The following pet is looking for a home to fill with laughter and love. Hi, I am Misty, a real sweet female Shepherd mix puppy. I have a soft black and tan coat with touches of white. I weigh about 20 pounds. I am very well behaved; I do not bark, whine, or scratch on doors. I am a... more
  • Four Legged Love From Misty
  • State Representative Rick Jasperse's Report from the Capitol (2/4/2013)

    Your legislature is in full swing now. During the last week the members of the Legislature have been getting settled with their new Office and Committee Assignments. We have been having organizational meetings of our committees, which traditionally include an introduction of members, the chairman...
  • State Representative Rick Jasperse's Report from the Capitol
  • The Importance of Legislative Committees (2/4/2013)

    In every middle school government class, there is a lesson about how a bill becomes a law—complete with charts, diagrams and textbook chapters. We spent many hours as students reviewing and memorizing the process, and of course, passed the quizzes with flying colors. But with age sometimes comes a f... more
  • The Importance of Legislative Committees
  • Chilly Willy Ride (2/3/2013)

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  • Chilly Willy Ride
  • 4-H Hog and FFA Show (2/2/2013)

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  •  4-H Hog and FFA Show
  • BIG CANOE TOUR OF HOMES CELEBRATES 25 YEARS OF CARING (2/1/2013)
    Annual Event Has Raised More Than $1,000,000 to Assist Local Charities
    The 2013 Big Canoe Tour of Homes is titled Legacy of Caring and will be held May 3-4 from 9:00 am to 5 pm on Friday and until 4 pm on Saturday in Big Canoe, Georgia. Tour-goers will travel to four unique and well-appointed homes in comfortable transportation, enjoying commentary about the history of... more
  • BIG CANOE TOUR OF HOMES CELEBRATES 25 YEARS OF CARING
  • Fourth Generation Dealers Take the Wheel at Day’s Chevrolet (2/1/2013)

    Daniel and Andrew Diemer, fourth generation dealer principals at Day’s Chevrolet, have become acting General Managers at Day’s Chevrolet in Acworth and Day’s Chevrolet in Jasper. In 1959, long before Daniel and Andrew were born, Great-grandfather Levi Day opened Day’s Chevrolet on South Main Str... more
  • Fourth Generation Dealers Take the Wheel at Day’s Chevrolet
  • Hey teens! Do you make videos? Are you a YouTube star? (2/1/2013)

    The Sequoyah Regional Library wants to see your videos! Submit your short video to be judged by professionals in the field for the Third Annual 2013 Young Adult Film Festival. The top submissions will be shown at the library on awards night and award prizes to the winners! Below are the rules a... more
  • Hey teens!  Do you make videos?  Are you a YouTube star?
  • Love the game? Don’t let it break your heart. (2/1/2013)
    Piedmont Heart presents tips to enjoy Super Bowl Sunday while watching out for your heart.
    (Atlanta, Ga.) – Want to have a good time watching the game this Sunday but don’t want to kill your New Year’s resolution to be a healthier you? Take these tips brought to you by Piedmont Heart Institute in honor of American Heart Month to heart! Tackle those late night cravings. Inviting ... more
  • Love the game? Don’t let it break your heart.
  • Pickens 4-H 'Brag' Brochure (2/1/2013)

    Featuring Cloverleaf DPA, Happy Halloween Hollow, Fall Plant Sale, Fall Horse Show, Jasper Elementary Project Clubs, Homeschool Club, GA National Fair, and S.A.F.E - Shotgun Team. PDF file opens in new window....
  • Pickens 4-H 'Brag' Brochure
  • Pickens County Board of Commissioners' Work Session and Meeting Schedules (2/1/2013)

    The Pickens County Board of Commissioners Work Session and Regular Meeting schedules are set for 2013. Meetings will be held at the Pickens County Administrative Office Building, Commissioners Conference Room – Ste. 168, 1266 E. Church Street, Jasper, Georgia 30143. Work Session Schedulemore
  • Pickens County Board of Commissioners' Work Session and Meeting Schedules
  • Powerball stretches to $176M for Saturday’s drawing (2/1/2013)

    (ATLANTA) – Powerball is on a power surge with the jackpot stretching to $176 million to a single annuity winner for Saturday’s drawing. The jackpot has grown since Dec. 29 and has rolled nine times. The excitement is spreading across Georgia. One Georgia Lottery player won $10,000 in Wed... more
  • Powerball stretches to $176M for Saturday’s drawing
  • RaceTrac's RT6K Grand Opening (2/1/2013)

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  • RaceTrac's RT6K Grand Opening
  • Are You Ready to Jam? Or is the Songbird in You Ready to Take Flight? (1/30/2013)

    The Creative and Performing Arts Academy (CAPAA) has two exciting offerings for learning, expanding your skills, and having a great time. Starting this Thursday, instructor Mark Walker will lead weekly Thursday Night Jams at 7pm at the Academy. These sessions are open to anyone, and drop-ins ar... more
  • Are You Ready to Jam?  Or is the Songbird in You Ready to Take Flight?

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