PICKENS COUNTY NEWS & PRESS RELEASES

  • 19 days and counting (4/2/2012)

    Counting what you ask? What is happening in 19 days? ArtFest that’s what! ArtFest is a juried art show on Main Street, Jasper to be held April 21 & 22. In addition, there will be art demonstrations, The Common Thread interactive art exhibit, Antique cars on Saturday and trucks on Sunday. If that i... more
  • 19 days and counting
  • Archer named GCAA men’s region director for 2012-13 (4/2/2012)

    The Georgia Collegiate Athletic Association and commissioner David Elder announced this week that Chattahoochee Tech athletic director David Archer was unanimously voted in as the men’s region director for the 2012-13 athletics year. Archer, who also coaches the men’s basketball team at Chatt Tech, ... more
  • Gail Brown, Your Clerk of Superior Court Seeks Re-election (4/2/2012)

    Hello, I am Gail Brown, Your Clerk of Superior Court, I am a life-long resident of Pickens County. I know and call many of you my friends, but for those that do not know me I would like to introduce myself. I am the daughter of the late Herschel and Lucille Wehunt. I have 2 brothers, Tommy and J... more
  • Gail Brown, Your Clerk of Superior Court Seeks Re-election
  • Local administrative professional association to host luncheon to honor admins (4/2/2012)

    Appalachian Chapter of IAAP (International Association of Administrative Professionals®), a non-profit organization, will host its 19th annual Administrative Professionals Day/Week® celebration luncheon on Thursday, April 26. All local administrative professionals and executives are invited to atte... more
  • Local administrative professional association to host luncheon to honor admins
  • Volunteers with Red Cross Bid Andy Thompson Farewell (4/2/2012)

    After 16 years with the American Red Cross, Andy Thompson is moving from the non-profit to the commercial sector helping people in time of disasters. Andy is now the Development Specialist with Global Builders Restoration in Jasper, Georgia. Pickens County Red Cross volunteers had one last hoora... more
  • Volunteers with Red Cross Bid Andy Thompson Farewell
  • WANTED: These 10 FERST Suspects May Be In Your Neighborhood (4/2/2012)
    Jail & Bail Fundraiser Set for April 24 at the Old Jail
    These FERST suspects should be expected to be armed with words about the important work of Pickens Ferst Foundation For Childhood Literacy. Allison “Foxy” Brown, Lowrie State Farm CHARGED WITH Over Insuring City Hall Marty “Mr. Tee” Callahan, Callahan State Farm CHARGED WITH Taking Too Many ... more
  • WANTED:  These 10 FERST Suspects May Be In Your Neighborhood
  • No April Fools - Mari Livsey was Tasered by PSO (4/1/2012)
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    Mari Livsey, owner of KnowPickens.com, was tasered during the Pickens County Sheriff's Citizen Academy on March 27, 2012. After videoing City of Jasper Mayor John Weaver and other officers tasered last year, Mari wanted to experience it as well and finally allowed. The TASER was attached via EKG pad...
  • No April Fools - Mari Livsey was Tasered by PSO
  • Jasper Farmers' Market (3/31/2012)

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  • Jasper Farmers' Market
  • Jasper Farmers Welcomes Old Friends and New (3/31/2012)

    What a great start to the 2012 Jasper Farmers Market season! Perfect spring day; lots of people happy to be catching up with old friends and making some interesting new ones, dogs, kids and yes, coffee and fried pies. The fried pies were gone by 10 and Jan Strackers, Mountain Hideaway cookies were... more
  • Jasper Farmers Welcomes Old Friends and New
  • JMA Easter Egg Hunt (3/31/2012)

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  • JMA Easter Egg Hunt
  • Peace, Love & Music (3/31/2012)

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  • Peace, Love & Music
  • Recreation Opening Day (3/31/2012)

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  • Recreation Opening Day
  • CTC wins bid to host 2013 NJCAA Half-Marathon National Championship race (3/30/2012)

    The NJCAA announced this week at its annual legislative meetings in Colorado Springs, Col., that Chattahoochee Tech will host the 2013 NJCAA Half-Marathon National Championship race at the Silver Comet Trail. CTC hosted the event for the first time last November at a stretch of the Silver Comet near... more
  • Pickens Sheriff's Office April Newsletter (3/29/2012)

    Sheriff's Corner, Auxiliary News, News Faces, and more....
  • Pickens Sheriff's Office April Newsletter
  • Cool Springs Baptist Church in Tate is going on a six week 'GodQuest' (3/27/2012)
    Beginning April 15th
    Each year as Easter approaches, confusing reports come out about the tomb of Jesus and what happened around the time of the reported resurrection. People begin to have questions about Jesus, the Bible, and God. In fact, a recent study by the Barna Group found that 59% of Americans and 40% of self pr... more
  • Cool Springs Baptist Church in Tate is going on a six week 'GodQuest'

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