PICKENS COUNTY NEWS & PRESS RELEASES

  • Jasper Farmers' Market (6/30/2012)

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  • Jasper Farmers' Market
  • 20 Tons of Sweet Potatoes Donated to the Community (6/29/2012)

    KnowPickens.com was informed by Don Russell that approximately 20 Tons of Sweet Potatoes have been donated to this community. The potatoes are scheduled to be delivered on Saturday, June 30th. They will be next to the Pickens County Canning Plant behind Jasper Middle School and will be available a... more
  • Chattahoochee Tech’s Glenn Rasco Announces Retirement (6/29/2012)

    (Marietta, Ga. – June 29, 2012) For Glenn Rasco, life after retirement might be almost as busy as his days as Chattahoochee Technical College Vice President of Community and Economic Development. So while he won’t officially say goodbye to that role at Georgia’s largest technical college until the e... more
  • Chattahoochee Tech’s Glenn Rasco Announces Retirement
  • CODE RED ALERT due to predicted High Temperatures in Pickens County in Next Five Days (6/29/2012)

    Pickens County Commissioner Robert Jones issued a CODE RED Alert today at 1:00 p.m. due to the predicted high temperatures forecast for Pickens County over the next five days. According to the National Weather Service, the temperatures in the area will range from 98 degrees to 105 degrees through M... more
  • Georgia Mountains Hospice Celebrates 20th Year of John Davis Golf Classic (6/29/2012)

    Georgia Mountains Hospice would like to thank everyone that has participated in the John Davis Golf Classic year after year along with some first time participants this year. We would especially like to thank everyone, sponsors, donors and players, that made this 20th year anniversary so special.... more
  • Georgia Mountains Hospice Celebrates 20th Year of John Davis Golf Classic
  • IAAP Members become Members of Excellence (6/29/2012)

    Five members of the Appalachian Chapter of IAAP (International Association of Administrative Professionals®) have been recognized by IAAP as a 2011-2012 Member of Excellence. Members that were awarded are Sheri Crowe, CAP-OM, Rena Morris, CAP-OM, Tara Gibson, CAP-OM, Cindy Poole, CAP-OM, and Sandra... more
  • IAAP Members become Members of Excellence
  • Jasper's Most Talented (6/29/2012)

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  • Jasper's Most Talented
  • Local Actor Connected to Gypsy Rose Lee’s Show (6/29/2012)
    Tater Patch Players present Gypsy, a play about the famous Mama Rose and her daughters
    The real Gypsy Rose Lee was born Rose Louise Horick in Seattle WA in 1911. In 1915, Mary Silk was born near Atlantic City, NJ. While Louise and her sister, June were dancing and singing on the vaudeville circuit, Mary was living with her parents on Oriental Ave (namesake for the Monopoly’s Orienta... more
  • Local Actor Connected to Gypsy Rose Lee’s Show
  • New officers installed at Appalachian Chapter IAAP (6/29/2012)

    As the 2011-2012 year closed for the Appalachian Chapter IAAP (International Association of Administrative Professionals) a new one begins for 2012-2013. The June 26, 2012 meeting was the annual officers’ installation banquet. Outgoing President Sheri Crowe, CAP-OM recognized and presented certifi... more
  • New officers installed at Appalachian Chapter IAAP
  • SOSEBEE PROVES SHE WILL SAY ANYTHING TO GET ELECTED (6/29/2012)

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  • The Fourth of July and Your Pet (6/29/2012)

    The 4th of July is just around the corner. It is a wonderful time of celebration but can also be a hard time for your pet. Between the heat, the grilling out and the fireworks, there are lots of creative ways for your pet to get injured. Trust me; I have seen most of them. Today we will talk abo... more
  • The Fourth of July and Your Pet
  • Alison Sosebee Retracts Statement From Fannin County Political Forum (6/28/2012)

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  • Chattahoochee Technical College Honors Math Instructor with iPad2 (6/28/2012)

    (Marietta, Ga. – June 27, 2012) Chattahoochee Technical College Instructor Jim Rutherfoord is used to standing in front of the classroom. But last week he was looking out at a group of his co-workers as he received a new Apple iPad2 for being named the 2012 winner of the Rick Perkins Award for Exce... more
  • Chattahoochee Technical College Honors Math Instructor with iPad2
  • New Fishing Agreement between Georgia, South Carolina Takes Effect Some Georgia Regulations Affected for Border Waters (6/28/2012)

    (Social Circle, Ga.) - As a result of South Carolina’s recently revised fishing laws, development of a new reciprocal agreement with Georgia was necessary and will go into effect July 1. Georgia and South Carolina’s reciprocal freshwater fishing license agreement allows anglers to fish on borde... more
  • Four Legged Love From Shelby (6/26/2012)
    ADOPTED
    The following pet is looking for a home to fill with laughter and love. SHELBY - Hi, I am Shelby, a beautiful and regal female German Shepherd. I am about three years old. I am active and full of energy. I need someone I can play with and love; maybe you? I have a great personality but I don... more
  • Four Legged Love From Shelby
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