PICKENS COUNTY NEWS & PRESS RELEASES

  • Lewis Int'l Golf Tournament (9/21/2012)

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  • Lewis Int'l Golf Tournament
  • Do-It-Herself Workshop (9/20/2012)

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  • Do-It-Herself Workshop
  • Pickens County Ordinance 22-34 (9/19/2012)
    Jeff Anderson raises concerns over property rights in emergencies (Video)
    Jeff Anderson, Central Mountain Representative for GeorgiaCarry.org, speaks on the concern for the Pickens County Georgia ordinance 22-34 dealing with the powers during an emergency or disaster....
  • Pickens County Ordinance 22-34
  • Placement of Reflective Pavement Markers in Pickens County on Hwy. 53 and 136 (9/18/2012)
    Tuesday, September 18 through Friday, September 21, 2012 from 7:30 a.m. until 5:30 p.m.
    Georgia DOT’s Maintenance Crews will work on installing reflective raised pavement markers on SR 282 in Gilmer County and Highways 53 and 136 in Pickens County. Work will proceed daily between the hours of 7:30 a.m. and 5:30 p.m., weather permitting. ... more
  • Coping With the Loss of a Pet (9/17/2012)
    Kristen Parker, DVM - Wayside Animal Hospital
    Without a doubt, the worst part of having a pet is saying goodbye. Our pets are a source of unconditional love and joy in our lives. Losing a pet can cause as much emotional pain as the loss of a human family member or close friend. This is true whether it was a quick and unexpected loss, or a slowl... more
  • Coping With the Loss of a Pet
  • Fall Season High Snake Alert!! (9/17/2012)
    Next 5 to 8 weeks
    After a long warm Georgia Summer full of plentiful meals and courtship there will be many female snakes giving birth this Fall. Expect more human / snake encounters as these inexperienced babies search for their own hunting grounds and winter dens. Many of Georgia's species of snakes can have a d... more
  • Fall Season High Snake Alert!!
  • Four Legged Love From Julie (9/17/2012)
    ADOPTED
    The following pet is looking for a home to fill with laughter and love. Hi, I am Julie, a black and tan female spaniel puppy. I am about six months old. I am very attentive to my person and try my best to please him or her. Like all the animals at the Pickens Animal Rescue Ranch, I am h... more
  • Four Legged Love From Julie
  • Georgia State Parks’s 'Leaf Watch' Helps Leaf Peepers Plan Trips (9/17/2012)
    Online Leaf Tracking Starts October 1
    Every October, Georgia’s forests become a brilliant blanket of red, orange and gold, inspiring leaf peepers to pull out their cameras and lace up their hiking boots. To help track the changing leaves and plan autumn getaways, Georgia’s State Parks will launch Leaf Watch 2012 beginning October 1 at w... more
  • Georgia State Parks’s 'Leaf Watch' Helps Leaf Peepers Plan Trips
  • Georgia’s State Parks & Historic Sites Celebrate 'Your State Parks Day' (9/17/2012)
    Free Day in the Parks: September 29, 2012
    Put away your wallet and pull out your fishing pole. Visitors to Georgia’s State Parks & Historic Sites will not pay for parking or admission on Saturday, September 29 as part of “Your State Parks Day.” Sponsored by the Friends of Georgia State Parks & Historic Sites, the celebration brings attent... more
  • Georgia’s State Parks & Historic Sites Celebrate 'Your State Parks Day'
  • Nominate your executive for 2012 Executive of the Year Award (9/17/2012)
    Sheri Crowe, CAP-OM
    Nominations are now being accepted by the local Appalachian Chapter of International Association of Administrative Professionals® (IAAP) for the 2012 Executive of the Year in recognition of National Boss Day that is October 6. Nominations are open to all executives from the chapter’s service area o... more
  • Nominate your executive for 2012 Executive of the Year Award
  • Parvo Virus (9/17/2012)

    Last week, a very tragic Parvo Virus outbreak occurred at the Pickens County Animal Shelter 62 animals were euthanized. The biggest tragedy is that it is amazingly preventable. Parvo is a fairly recent disease only being discovered in 1978. Canine Parvovirus is a close cousin to Feline Distemper;... more
  • Parvo Virus
  • PICKENS COUNTY GA TEA PARTY TO HOST THREE LOCAL SPEAKERS (9/17/2012)
    on Tuesday, September 25, beginning at 7:00 PM
    The September meeting of the Pickens County GA Tea Party will feature discussions on the vital importance of the upcoming national elections in November 2012 and a recap of the CSPOA - Constitutional Sheriffs and Peace Officers Association National Convention in Las Vegas, Nevada. Our speakers will... more
  • PICKENS COUNTY GA TEA PARTY TO HOST THREE LOCAL SPEAKERS
  • September Small Business of the Month is awarded to R & R Trikes, Bikes & Accessories Ronnie Ray Enterprisess (9/17/2012)

    Pickens County Chamber of Commerce is proud to announce that the September Small Business of the Month is awarded to R & R Trikes, Bikes & Accessories Ronnie Ray Enterprises. Jordan Prather and Ronnie Ray was awarded a framed certificate at the September Membership Breakfast by Lorrie Shaw of Commu... more
  • September Small Business of the Month is awarded to R & R Trikes, Bikes & Accessories Ronnie Ray Enterprisess
  • Still Veggies at the Jasper Farmers Market (9/17/2012)

    It was a beautiful and typical September day with fewer produce vendors but the ones that were there had tomatoes, okra, beans, peppers, pears and potatoes. Eggs and honey were also available. There were several vendors selling honey. Casey Martin had come from Cherokee County to sell her wildfl... more
  • Still Veggies at the Jasper Farmers Market
  • Collegiate Water Ski Tourn. (9/15/2012)

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  • Collegiate Water Ski Tourn.
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