PICKENS COUNTY NEWS & PRESS RELEASES


  • Season wrap-up: CTC enjoys record-breaking year in track and field (5/24/2012)

    Chattahoochee Tech wrapped up perhaps its finest outdoor track and field season since starting the program in 2006 with a school-record 24 athletes qualifying for last week’s NJCAA Division I National Championship meet in Levelland, Tex. The women’s finish of 16th nationally was the best team outdoo... more
  • TDS® offers Lifeline/Tribal Link-Up discount on local phone service to income-eligible customers (5/23/2012)
    Federal programs offer affordable phone service to keep people connected
    Do you know someone who can’t afford basic phone service or is thinking about cutting the cord to save money? Help is available through Lifeline and Tribal Link-Up. Local phone companies, including TDS Telecommunications Corp. (TDS®), offer these programs to ensure that everyone has access to basic ... more
  • Commissioner Candidates (5/22/2012)

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  • Commissioner Candidates
  • DISTRICT ATTORNEY JOE HENDRICKS LAUNCHES RE-ELECTION BID (5/22/2012)
    Says Progress Has Been Made; Still Much to Do
    Talking Rock – District Attorney Joe Hendricks announced his bid for re-election today. After serving as DA for the Appalachian Judicial Circuit, which includes Fannin, Gilmer and Pickens counties, Hendricks said he is proud of his record and tough stance on drug activity in the circuit. “Our ci... more
  • DISTRICT ATTORNEY JOE HENDRICKS LAUNCHES RE-ELECTION BID
  • Four Legged Love From Paprika (5/22/2012)
    ADOPTED
    The following pet is looking for a home to fill with laughter and love. PAPRIKA - Hi, I am Paprika, a one year old female Labrador mix dog. I am good around cats and dogs. I have a beautiful reddish brown coat and I weigh about forty pounds. I walk well on a leash, I am house trained and I am ... more
  • Four Legged Love From Paprika
  • Secretary of State Kemp Announces Real-Time State and Federal Candidate Qualifying Website (5/22/2012)

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  • Smaller Jasper Farmers' Market Most Likely Due To PHS Graduation (5/22/2012)

    It was a smaller market than usual and prevailing opinion was that everyone must be at graduation. So congratulations to all of the new graduates and we hope you can come to the market next week. Roxanne Janes retired from working in law enforcement in Cobb county and a week later started workin... more
  • Smaller Jasper Farmers' Market Most Likely Due To PHS Graduation
  • BOATING ACTIVITY WILL INCREASE MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND (5/21/2012)

    Stay sober and know the laws when operating a boat this holiday weekend, urges the Georgia Department of Natural Resources, Wildlife Resources Division. There were 109 boating accidents and 11 boating related fatalities in 2012 in Georgia, and conservation rangers made 168 boating under the influenc... more
  • BOATING ACTIVITY WILL INCREASE MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND
  • Masons at Cove Waterfall (5/19/2012)

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  • Masons at Cove Waterfall
  • PHS Graduation (5/19/2012)

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  • PHS Graduation
  • The Feathered Event! (5/19/2012)

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  • The Feathered Event!
  • Big Canoe Marketplace (5/18/2012)

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  • Big Canoe Marketplace
  • Chattahoochee Tech Students Make it an Online Summer Term (5/18/2012)

    More students are taking classes at Chattahoochee Technical College this summer without ever setting foot on one of the college’s eight campuses. For the first time ever, the number of online students has surpassed enrollment at any one of the traditional campuses. “It is a sign of the times tha... more
  • Chattahoochee Tech Students Make it an Online Summer Term
  • New at the Jasper Farmers' Market (5/17/2012)

    There were several interesting new vendors this week at the Jasper Farmers Market. A couple from Chatsworth, Norman and Martela White were both selling items we haven’t seen at the market before. These modern day homesteaders had updated versions of some old standbys. Martela White was demonstra... more
  • New at the Jasper Farmers' Market
  • Large Turnout for the Pickens County Family Connection Collaborative Meeting (5/16/2012)

    Pickens County Family Connection Collaborative meeting was held on May 9th at the Chamber of Commerce to kick off an exciting year of collaboration as well as to learn about the plans for the rest of the year. Participants were encouraged to network, and to share resources and services. In fact, the... more
  • Large Turnout for the Pickens County Family Connection Collaborative Meeting
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