PICKENS COUNTY NEWS & PRESS RELEASES

  • Everything's Coming Up Roses in Tater Patch Players Production of 'Gypsy' (7/12/2012)
    Opens July 13 at 7:30 p.m.
    This classic Broadway musical, although it's named for Gypsy Rose Lee is actually about her mother: Mama Rose. Mama personified the "stage mother" and drove her daughters in directions she could not have foreseen. A fable drawn from real life, the show features familiar songs and terrific performan... more
  • Everything's Coming Up Roses in Tater Patch Players Production of 'Gypsy'
  • July Business After Hours (7/12/2012)

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  • July Business After Hours
  • Meet B. Alison Sosebee (7/12/2012)

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  • Meet B. Alison Sosebee
  • Sally Sue Bradley Only Democrat Running in Local Elections (7/12/2012)
    Candidate for District 1 Commissioner
    Sally Sue Bradley announces her candidacy for the post of District 1 Commissioner on the Democratic ticket. She is a retired RN of 32 years having been a Public Health Nurse, Senior Health Educator, Nursing Instructor, and Overhouse Supervisor of two different hospitals. She grew up in LaGrange, G... more
  • Sally Sue Bradley Only Democrat Running in Local Elections
  • Secure Shredder at the Keep Pickens Beautiful Parking Lot on July 21st (7/12/2012)

    Keep Pickens Beautiful would like to remind you that the 1st Secure Shredder will be here Saturday, July 21st from 9:00 a.m. until noon - rain or shine. The fee will be $3.00 a box/bag and the shredder will be at the KPB parking lot. For more information you can contact the KPB office on Mond... more
  • Secure Shredder at the Keep Pickens Beautiful Parking Lot on July 21st
  • Apparent Murder/Suicide in Big Canoe (7/11/2012)

    At approximately 6:00 pm, the 911 center in Pickens County received a call from a home inside the gated community of Big Canoe stating that two individuals had been found with gunshot wounds. Deputies and emergency responders arrived and the home and confirmed that the two individuals were deceased.... more
  • Apparent Murder/Suicide in Big Canoe
  • Gypsy Dress Rehearsal (7/11/2012)

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  • Gypsy Dress Rehearsal
  • The Pickens Report (7/11/2012)

    As this month comes to an end, I believe we have been experiencing some of the highest temperature days that I can remember. With the summer months just getting started, I hope that this is an unusual weather situation and not an indication of our weather for the upcoming months. Please take the n... more
  • The Pickens Report
  • Water Ski Jump Practice (7/11/2012)

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  • Water Ski Jump Practice
  • Golf Tournament to benefit Scottish Rite Children’s Hospital (7/10/2012)

    The Appalachian Mountain Scottish Rite Association will be hosting a golf tournament to benefit Scottish Rite Children’s Hospital along with other local charities. The tournament will be held on Tuesday, August 21with registration beginning at 7 a.m. at Lake Arrowhead Golf Course, Waleska, GA. ... more
  • Golf Tournament to benefit Scottish Rite Children’s Hospital
  • Joe Hendricks Receives Endorsement from Rep. Tom Graves (7/10/2012)

    (Ellijay) - U.S. Congressman Tom Graves recently voiced his support for the re-election of District Attorney Joe Hendricks. Graves is a conservative Republican representing Georgia’s 9th district in the U.S. House of Representatives. Hendricks, a conservative Republican himself, has served as Distri...
  • Joe Hendricks Receives Endorsement from Rep. Tom Graves
  • PSO Business Watch Alert: Counterfeit Bills (7/10/2012)

    Over the weekend, three counterfeit bills were passed in convenience stores in Pickens County. The counterfeit bills were a $20 bill, a $20 bill and a $1 bill. At this time, the case is being investigative by Detectives with the Pickens Sheriff’s Office. If you have any additional information re... more
  • School Board Candidates (7/10/2012)

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  • School Board Candidates
  • TEA PARTY MEETING ON JULY 24th WILL HAVE SPECIAL T-SPLOST SPEAKER IN JULY (7/10/2012)

    Don’t cast your T-SPLOST vote until you have heard our speaker, Mr. Bill Evelyn, on July 24th! Bill Evelyn has lived longer in Forsyth County than any other place in his lifetime. Bill grew up in Valley Forge and embraced an understanding of the constitution and republicanism from an early age.... more
  • TEA PARTY MEETING ON JULY 24th WILL HAVE SPECIAL T-SPLOST SPEAKER IN JULY
  • The Creative and Performing Arts Academy is excited to announce the Take 1 Performance Camp (7/10/2012)
    July 25-27, 2012 from 9:30am-2:30pm each day ~ Registration Deadline July 20th
    The Creative and Performing Arts Academy is excited to announce the Take 1 Performance Camp, to be held July 25-27, 2012 from 9:30am-2:30pm each day. Campers ages 9-17 are welcome. The Take 1 Camp will consist of acting, singing, and movement coaching from professional instructors Ellen Paint... more
  • The Creative and Performing Arts Academy is excited to announce the Take 1 Performance Camp
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