PICKENS COUNTY NEWS & PRESS RELEASES

  • Give Wildlife a Chance Poster Contest for K-5 Students (2/23/2012)
    Postmark deadline for entries is April 6
    Teachers and students across Georgia are invited to celebrate Georgia’s wildlife and students’ artistic interests by participating in the Give Wildlife a Chance Poster Contest. Whether exploring their schoolyard and backyard environments or taking a field trip to a nearby park, nature center or bota... more
  • Give Wildlife a Chance Poster Contest for K-5 Students
  • Sophomore center Asauhn Dixon-Tatum named GCAA Player of the Week (2/23/2012)

    The Georgia Collegiate Athletic Association has named sophomore Asauhn Dixon-Tatum the Player of the Week for Week 7 of the men’s basketball conference season. Dixon-Tatum, a 6-foot-11 center from Highland High School in Highland, Ind., helped lead the Golden Eagles to a 2-1 conference record last w... more
  • Four Legged Love from Snoopy (2/20/2012)
    ADOPTED
    The following pet is looking for a home to fill with laughter and love. SNOOPY - Hi, I am Snoopy, a four year old Beagle-Bassett Hound mixed male dog. I am a perfect pet. I am house trained, I like to ride in cars, I am gentle and loving toward everyone including kids, adults and cats. I am ... more
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  • Golden Eagles end regular-season GCAA play with wins over Central Georgia Tech (2/20/2012)

    The Golden Eagles capped off their regular-season GCAA schedule with wins over Central Georgia Tech on Sunday night at the Smyrna Community Center, as the women won a 76-73 thriller and the men cruised to an 86-63 win. The men’s team elevated its record to 18-11, 8-10 in conference, while the w... more
  • Hello... Anybody Listening? (2/20/2012)

    I loved my mother, but she was not the most optimistic person in my life. From the time she was 52 years old, she proclaimed every year that this would be her last Christmas. Well, by the time she was 83 she was finally right about her prediction. Being a little theatrical might have played into her... more
  • Sign up for the Pickens Chamber's Annual Snowball Golf Tournament (2/20/2012)
    March 19th at Arrowhead Country Club
    We are excited to announce that our 2012 Snowball Golf Tournament proceeds will go to support all the Chamber Leadership Programs. You can learn more about our Leadership Programs by going to our website. We are also exci... more
  • Sign up for the Pickens Chamber's Annual Snowball Golf Tournament
  • The Alkaline Diet: A Cure and Prevention for Everything from Allergies to Cancer (2/20/2012)

    Do you have a health condition you think is incurable? Do you want to lose weight and keep it off permanently? Do you want to reverse aging? Do you do everything you can to be healthy but still don’t feel quite right? The alkaline diet could cure all this and more; but is it too good to be true? ... more
  • The Alkaline Diet: A Cure and Prevention for Everything from Allergies to Cancer
  • Mardi Gras in the Mountains (2/18/2012)

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  • Pickens Livestock Show (2/18/2012)

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  • READing Paws at the Pickens County Library (2/18/2012)

    READing Paws for children is now available at the Pickens County Library. As a program of Intermountain Therapy Animals, a nonprofit organization, READing Paws aims to enhance the literacy skills of children by giving them the opportunity to read to a R.E.A.D. dog. The library is thrilled to host a ... more
  • READing Paws at the Pickens County Library
  • Plane Crash in Pickens County (2/17/2012)

    On Friday, February 15, 2012 at approximately 12:10 pm, a single engine Cessna airplane attempted to make an emergency landing in a grass field located north of the runway of the Pickens County Airport in Jasper, Georgia. During the landing, a wing from the plane struck a parked truck and caused... more
  • Plane Crash in Pickens County
  • Chris Weaver Band (2/16/2012)

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  • Do you have an 80's Model Volvo, El Camino or Gremlin? (2/16/2012)
    Lugosi Films is looking for one to use in the feature film 'Con†inuum'
    Lugosi Films would like to involve the local community in their feature film. They are looking for an older car to use in our feature film "Con†inuum". They are in need of one of the following types of vehicles: an 80's model volvo, an el camino or a gremlin. No show cars. This car must look l... more
  • Do you have an 80's Model Volvo, El Camino or Gremlin?
  • Republican Party to Hold Mass Meetings and County Convention (2/16/2012)
    March 10th at Chattahoochee Technical College - Appalachian Campus
    On Saturday, March 10, 2012, at 9:00AM, the Pickens County Republican Party will convene Precinct Mass Meetings to elect Delegates and Alternate Delegates to the Pickens County Republican Party Convention. The County Convention will convene at 10:00AM on March 10, 2012, at the same location for the ... more
  • Chattahoochee Tech Welcomes Go Build Georgia Regional Tour (2/15/2012)

    Chattahoochee Technical College welcomed high school counselors, business leaders and community members to the third stop on the Go Build Georgia Regional Tour Monday evening. The tour, which kicked off Feb. 7, was designed to inform educators and business about the skills gap that has created a cri... more
  • Chattahoochee Tech Welcomes Go Build Georgia Regional Tour
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