PICKENS COUNTY NEWS & PRESS RELEASES

  • Creative Happenings Fall 2012 (8/13/2012)

    I am sharing some exciting developments and opportunities taking place at Creative and Performing Arts Academy that you don't want to miss. Beginning this Fall, our first ever String Ensemble, the Sharptop Strings, will rehearse on Thursday evenings at CAPAA (next to Bargain Barn and ALFA, Insura... more
  • Creative Happenings Fall 2012
  • Marble Valley Community Choir Rehearsals begin Tuesday, August 14 at 7 p.m. (8/13/2012)

    The Marble Valley Community Choir is gearing up for another great season. Rehearsals will be at 7pm on Tuesdays, August 14 & 28, September 11 & 25, October 9, 23, & 30, and every Tuesday in November. Performances will be on November 8 & 11th, with December Night of Lights dates TBA. Membershi... more
  • Marble Valley Community Choir Rehearsals begin Tuesday, August 14 at 7 p.m.
  • PICKENS COUNTY TEA PARTY AUGUST MEETING SPEAKERS (8/13/2012)

    Our Tea Party is pleased to have the following guest speakers at our August meeting: Brenda Weaver, Chief Judge Appalachian Judicial Circuit Superior Courts Charlie Bethel, GA Senator, District 54 Rick Jasperse, GA Representative, District 12 Also on the program, we will have a UN Agend... more
  • PICKENS COUNTY TEA PARTY AUGUST MEETING SPEAKERS
  • Take 1 Camp Held, Acting/Singing Class Starting Aug 21, Auditions (8/13/2012)

    The Creative and Performing Arts Academy (CAPAA) has been quite busy offering and planning outstanding opportunities for youth in drama and voice recently. The Young Actors Project is the group out of CAPAA dedicated to serving youth ages 4-17 in developing performance skills. The Take 1 Perfor... more
  • Take 1 Camp Held, Acting/Singing Class Starting Aug 21,  Auditions
  • Doug Collins and Martha Zoller Debate at Big Canoe (8/11/2012)
    9th Congressional District Candidates in runoff election on August 21, 2012
    The Big Canoe HOA held a debate for 9th Congressional Candidates Doug Collins and Martha Zoller on August 11, 2012. The candidates are in a runoff election on August 21, 2012. Moderator David Howe asked questions in the areas below with the audience allowed as well. Jobs & The Economy Health... more
  • Doug Collins and Martha Zoller Debate at Big Canoe
  • It’s Fun to Shop at the Jasper Farmers Market (8/11/2012)

    A southern summer suggests to me a wide front porch with fans lazily turning, giant ferns hanging between every post and maybe a baseball game on a radio somewhere in the house. Brenda West had just the right ferns for that scenario, large beautiful Boston Ferns; thick and healthy. She had lots of... more
  • It’s Fun to Shop at the Jasper Farmers Market
  • JYSA Picture Day (8/11/2012)

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  • JYSA Picture Day
  • Kids 4 CARES (8/11/2012)

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  • Kids 4 CARES
  • American Red Cross Blood Supply Slowly Improving; More Donors Needed In August (8/10/2012)
    Just three additional blood donors at each blood drive could boost supply - Blood drive on August 17 at Amicalola EMC
    The American Red Cross is encouraged by a boost in donations since the organization issued an emergency appeal for blood donors. However, additional donations are needed to ensure an adequate supply is available through the end of the summer. “We are humbled by the generosity of the many blood d... more
  • American Red Cross Blood Supply Slowly Improving;  More Donors Needed In August
  • Personal Safety at the Touch of a Button with iHelpPlus App (8/10/2012)
    iHelpPlusApps.com introduces their first app, iHelpPlus as a new way to ensure your safety no matter where you are.
    Atlanta, GA – iHelpPlusApps.com announces the release of their first app, iHelpPlus™ a new personal safety device for iPhone users of all ages. Featuring customizable alarms, built-in flashlight, GPS tracking to identify your exact location and much more, iHelpPlusApps.com establishes a new standard... more
  • Personal Safety at the Touch of a Button with iHelpPlus App
  • Rally in the Valley (8/10/2012)

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  • Rally in the Valley
  • August Business After Hours (8/9/2012)

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  • August Business After Hours
  • PMH Future Emergency Dept (8/9/2012)

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  • PMH Future Emergency Dept
  • SR 53 BRIDGE WORK EXTENDED THROUGH AUGUST 31 (8/9/2012)

    DAWSONVILLE, Ga. – Georgia DOT announces maintenance work on the State Route 53/Jasper Highway bridge over the Amicalola Creek will take longer than planned. Crews are currently working on the SR 53 Bridge over Amicalola Creek west of Tinsley Chapel Road, approximately 3 miles from the Dawson/Picken...
  • SR 53 BRIDGE WORK EXTENDED THROUGH AUGUST 31
  • Bite Wounds (8/8/2012)

    Bite wounds are common injuries for dogs and cats in our area. Most of the cases I see involve un-neutered male dogs who are roaming and fighting with other males, or outdoor cats fighting with other cats. There are many other situations that result in bite wounds, such as pets from the same family ... more
  • Bite Wounds
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