PICKENS COUNTY NEWS & PRESS RELEASES


  • Marble Valley Community Choir Spring Concert Set for May 6 (4/16/2012)

    The Marble Valley Community Choir will present its Spring Concert on May 6, 2012 at 3:00pm in the Historic Sanctuary of the Tate United Methodist Church. The public is invited to attend and enjoy inspirational favorites sung by community residents. The Jasper Young Singers will join the Marble Val... more
  • Marble Valley Community Choir Spring Concert Set for May 6
  • Pickens County 4-H Competes in Livestock Judging (4/16/2012)

    On Saturday, March 24 four Pickens County 4-H’ers traveled to the State 4-H Livestock Judging contest held in Athens. In this contest 4-H’ers judged classes of replacement heifers, market hogs, breeding gilts, breeding does, yearling ewes and market lambs. The purpose of the contest is to have yo... more
  • Pickens County 4-H Competes in Livestock Judging
  • Popcorn & Politics with Representative Rick Jasperse (HD-12) (4/16/2012)
    Discussing the Top Twenty Bills for the 2012 session
    The Pickens County Chamber of Commerce hosted a Popcorn & Politics informal meeting with House Representative Rick Jasperse on Friday, April 13, 2012. Rick touched on the top twenty bills for the 2012 session....
  • Popcorn & Politics with Representative Rick Jasperse (HD-12)
  • Tomato Plants and Dogs Highlight Jasper Farmers Market (4/16/2012)

    Everyone ought to have a tomato plant. At least one. Because there is nothing quite as tasty as a perfectly ripe tomato grown in your own back yard. Don’t have a garden? No problem. You can grow it in a container on a sunny patio or porch. Cole Johnson, who had big, healthy tomato plants for s... more
  • Tomato Plants and Dogs Highlight Jasper Farmers Market
  • Motor Runnin' For Kids! (4/14/2012)

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  • Motor Runnin' For Kids!
  • Pickens 4-H Horse Show (4/14/2012)

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  • Pickens 4-H Horse Show
  • Basketball standout Tiayra Green signs with Division II Wingate (4/13/2012)

    Chattahoochee Tech women’s basketball standout Tiayra Green signed a scholarship with NCAA Division II Wingate University. Green, a 6-foot guard/forward who spent her sophomore season with CTC, will have two years of eligibility remaining for the Lady Bulldogs. Green averaged 18.7 points per ga... more
  • Basketball standout Tiayra Green signs with Division II Wingate
  • 'Downtown Georgia' photo contest announced by the Historic Division of Georgia DNR (4/13/2012)
    Dealine May 24, 2012
    The Historic Preservation Division of the Georgia Department of Natural Resources (HPD) has announced its third annual photo contest. The contest is supported by the Georgia Trust for Historic Preservation, Georgia Department of Community Affairs, Georgia Downtown Association, and the City of Madis... more
  • 'Downtown Georgia' photo contest announced by the Historic Division of Georgia DNR
  • Hans Rueffert, will be the Friends of the Library’s Guest Speaker on April 19 (4/13/2012)

    Well known Jasper chef and author, Hans Rueffert, will be the Friends of the Library’s guest speaker this month. Don't miss this opportunity to hear and talk with Hans on Thursday, April 19, 2012 at 7:00p.m. Shortly after finishing 3rd in the Next Food Network Star television series in 2005, this... more
  • Hans Rueffert, will be the Friends of the Library’s Guest Speaker on April 19
  • New Member Joins Appalachian Chapter of IAAP (4/13/2012)

    During the March meeting of the Appalachian Chapter of International Association of Administrative Professionals®, new member, Crystal Sesco, was initiated. Ms. Sesco is a resident of Jasper and is currently employed by Wetland & Ecological Consultants in Woodstock, GA. Appalachian Chapter of ... more
  • New Member Joins Appalachian Chapter of IAAP
  • Texaco Country Showdown Coming to Rocco’s Pub June 23, 2012 (4/13/2012)

    The nation's oldest country talent search is coming to town! Solo acts and bands; don't miss your chance to enter the contest that has launched the careers of some of country music's hottest stars. Brought to you by: Rocco’s Pub WYYZ 1490AM The Croc (Jasper’s New Online Station) Satellite A... more
  • Texaco Country Showdown Coming to Rocco’s Pub June 23, 2012
  • April Business After Hours (4/12/2012)

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  • April Business After Hours
  • Chattahoochee Tech’s Preview Day Highlights Six New Programs (4/12/2012)

    Hundreds of prospective students learned more about Georgia’s largest technical college Thursday evening at the Chattahoochee Technical College’s annual Preview Day. The event featured representatives from its more than 75 programs of study, as well as financial aid, admissions, athletics and more. ... more
  • Chattahoochee Tech’s Preview Day Highlights Six New Programs
  • Courthouse Ground Breaking (4/12/2012)

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  • Courthouse Ground Breaking
  • April and May are Heavy Birthing Months for Many of Georgia's Snake Species (4/11/2012)

    April and May are heavy birthing months for many of Georgia's snake species. These two months are especially ideal for the Venomous Copperhead and Canebrake/Timber Rattlesnakes. Both of these snakes range over a large portion of Georgia. Expect more human and snake encounters. Those in south Geo... more
  • April and May are Heavy Birthing Months for Many of Georgia's Snake Species
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