PICKENS COUNTY NEWS & PRESS RELEASES

  • PLENTY OF FUN, FREE EVENTS DURING NATIONAL HUNTING AND FISHING DAY - Come celebrate at an exciting event near you! (9/11/2012)
    September 22 is National Hunting and Fishing Day
    (SOCIAL CIRCLE, Ga.) - Fun events, plenty of activities and celebrating the passion for the outdoors is just what you will find at one of the many FREE celebrations that will be held in honor of National Hunting and Fishing Day, Saturday, Sept. 22, 2012, according to the Georgia Department of Natura... more
  • PLENTY OF FUN, FREE EVENTS DURING NATIONAL HUNTING AND FISHING DAY - Come celebrate at an exciting event near you!
  • 2012 Pickens County Millage Rate to be Set Wednesday, September 12 at 9:00 a.m. (9/10/2012)

    A special called meeting will be held on Wednesday, September 12, 2012 at 9:00 a.m. in the Commissioner’s Conference Room (Ste. 168) located at 1266 E. Church Street, Jasper, GA. to set the 2012 millage rate for Pickens County.... more
  • 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

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