PICKENS COUNTY NEWS & PRESS RELEASES


  • Robert Henry, pianist, and Guests to perform November 7 (10/26/2011)

    Robert Henry is a frequent and revered guest at Casual Classics Concerts. His international reputation continues to grow as he appears in world renowned venues like Wigmore Hall in London where he received rave reviews for his debut last summer. On November 7 at 7:00 Robert and his friends, violin... more
  • Robert Henry, pianist, and Guests to perform November 7
  • You're invited to a special Martinmas, to pray for the Lordís protection over our many men and women who serve in the armed forces. (10/26/2011)
    November 11th at Our Lady of the Mountains Parish
    Martinmas is the 11th day of the 11th month of the year, and it is the feast of St. Martin of Tours: a man who lead a simple and exemplary life, and who was the first saint to be recognized as a saint (after the apostolic times) who was not a martyr. He was a tireless pastor of souls who brought the... more
  • You're invited to a special Martinmas, to pray for the Lordís protection over our many men and women who serve in the armed forces.
  • Chattahoochee Tech Introduces new Production Technician Program (10/25/2011)

    Chattahoochee Technical Collegeís Department of Community and Economic Development will begin its Certified Production Technician Training Program this November. The college is currently the only certified Manufacturing Skills Standards Council center in Georgia. ďTrained and certified productio... more
  • November Contest 'Fall Colors' entry deadline October 28th (10/24/2011)

    YOUR TIME IS RUNNING OUT TO ENTER Ö OCTOBER 28 - Entries are dues for the November Contest ĎFall Colorsí. Everyone is welcome to submit their artwork. This is a great way to show the world your talents. Who knows, your art could have people waiting at the doors. It could be the start of something bi... more
  • November Contest 'Fall Colors' entry deadline October 28th
  • Public Hearing concerning the establishment of two districts within Pickens County for the purpose of establishing residency requirements for the upcoming election in 2012 (10/24/2011)

    All Pickens County citizens are invited to attend meetings concerning the establishment of two districts within Pickens County for the purpose of establishing residency requirements for the upcoming election in 2012. The election will result in the change of governance within the county from a sole... more
  • Public Hearing concerning the establishment of two districts within Pickens County for the purpose of establishing residency requirements for the upcoming election in 2012
  • Rose D'Angelo celebrated her 101st Birthday in mid-October (10/24/2011)

    Rose D'Angelo, a resident of Serenity Mountain Manor, celebrated her 101st birthday in mid-October. ... more
  • Rose D'Angelo celebrated her 101st Birthday in mid-October
  • Club football drops second game of season at Gray Military (10/23/2011)

    Chattahoochee Tech lost its second game of the season on the road at Gray Military Academy on Sunday, falling 40-17 in Columbia, S.C. The Golden Eagles (5-2), currently ranked No. 1 in the National Club Football Association coaches poll, opened the scoring in the first quarter with an intercept... more
  • Come to the Party at the Jasper Farmers Market (10/23/2011)

    Every year the Jasper Farmers Market wraps up the season with a last day party to thank all of our vendors and customers for their loyalty and support. We believe in the benefits of farmers markets both for the health of our families and the planet and know that many of you do too. That last day i... more
  • Come to the Party at the Jasper Farmers Market
  • Big goings on at the Tater Patch Players Theater (10/20/2011)

    This month, the Tater Patch Players theater is buzzing with activity. The Talmadge Brothers Funeral Home and Casket Company has moved into the theater space on the main floor, and will be there scaring folks through Halloween, but up above the funeral parlor, the theater is alive with activity. ... more
  • Pickens County Chamber of Commerce Monthly Breakfast (10/20/2011)

    Pickens County Chamber of Commerce held itsí monthly Membership Breakfast on Tuesday, October 11th at Chattahoochee Technical College. Catering and sponsorship for this event was provided by Rock Creek Manor Assisted Living & Senior Daycare. The October Business of the Month was awarded to Bargain... more
  • Pickens County Chamber of Commerce Monthly Breakfast
  • Pickens County Library is now accepting applications for their Festival of Trees (10/20/2011)
    Entry deadline is November 14th
    You are invited to participate in the 2011 Pickens County Library Festival of Trees. We challenge your group to create a decorated tree for the Festival - an original, imaginative theme tree representing your business or organization. Applications available at the library or download below. T... more
  • Pickens County Library is now accepting applications for their Festival of Trees
  • Cross country wins first team and individual titles of season (10/18/2011)

    The Chatt Tech cross country teams participated in the Oglethorpe Invitational on Saturday, Oct. 15 at the school's Atlanta campus course, and the Golden Eagles came away with both an individual and team win for the first time this season. The men's squad took the event with 48 points, and No. 1 ... more
  • Dixon-Tatum commits to play basketball for Auburn next season (10/18/2011)

    Asauhn Dixon-Tatum, a 6-foot-11 newcomer to the menís basketball team, has committed to play next season with Auburn University of the Southeastern Conference. Dixon-Tatum comes to CTC via Division II Grand Valley State, where he led his conference, the Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conferenc... more
  • The 5th Annual Night of Lights Christmas Celebration on December 3rd (10/18/2011)
    Vendor and Parade Applications available online
    The Jasper Merchants Association will turn Main Street in Jasper, Georgia into a celebration not to be missed! The celebration will kick off in early afternoon. There will be a kid's area including face painting, ornament decorating, jumping house, and games. Visit and pictures with Santa thoug... more
  • The 5th Annual Night of Lights Christmas Celebration on December 3rd
  • Two More Saturdays for the Jasper Farmers Market (10/18/2011)

    Just two more Saturdays for the Jasper Farmers Market; time to stock up on things from your favorite vendor and do some holiday shopping. The last Saturday, October 29, will be the End of the Season Party with free coffee and cider, apples and peanuts and what ever goodies people bring to share. I... more
  • Two More Saturdays for the Jasper Farmers Market
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