PICKENS COUNTY NEWS & PRESS RELEASES

  • Chattahoochee Tech wins double-overtime thriller over Orangeburg-Calhoun Tech, 23-20 (9/19/2011)

    The Chattahoochee Tech club football squad won in dramatic fashion on Sunday, taking down the Orangeburg-Calhoun Tech club team, 23-20, in two overtimes at its home field of Osborne High School. Brett Snyder drilled a 33-yard field goal in the second possession of the second overtime to give the Gol... more
  • Chattahoochee Tech wins double-overtime thriller over Orangeburg-Calhoun Tech, 23-20
  • Chilly but Friendly Jasper Farmers Market (9/19/2011)

    Saturday morning’s chilly temperatures had some people shivering and others celebrating the end of the seemingly endless heat. Fall is a delightful and popular time to come to this area. Even before the leaves have turned, the festivals begin, bringing flatlanders up to look and eat and shop. If s... more
  • Chilly but Friendly Jasper Farmers Market
  • Talmadge Brothers Haunted House opens Friday, October 7 in Jasper! (9/19/2011)

    Talmadge Brothers Funeral Home and Casket Company, a state-of-the-art haunted attraction featuring horrifying live actors, incredible special effects, and digital technology that has to be seen to be believed, will once again open this fall to bring terror and fear to all those daring enough to tour... more
  • Talmadge Brothers Haunted House opens Friday, October 7 in Jasper!
  • Escape Your World Into Our Art – Digital Escape, Inc. Presents The Gallery on South Main (9/18/2011)

    Imagine how it would be to take a break from the normal pace of your life, always in fast forward, and walk into a brand new world that makes everything stand still. For this precious moment in time, you will be free to explore new horizons and landscapes, find beauty in originality, and venture in... more
  • Escape Your World Into Our Art – Digital Escape, Inc. Presents The Gallery on South Main
  • Pickens County Planning & Development August 2011 Report (9/18/2011)

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  • "Digging Up Volunteers" for Pickens Animal Rescue (9/17/2011)

    Pickens Animal Rescue has many events on the calendar and needs your help! It's time to get out there and help out and enjoy the outdoors and other pet lovers! Please email the appropriate person below if you are interested in volunteering for an event: We would like to have volunteers sign up... more
  • 1st Annual Log-A-Load For Kids® Low Country Boil / Live and Silent Auction on November 12 (9/17/2011)
    Benefiting The Children’s Miracle Network and Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta
    "Low Country Boil" fundraising event on November 12, 2011 12 - 3 pm, Northside Hospital Cherokee Conference Center, 1130 Bluffs Parkway, Canton, GA. Tickets are $15.00 in advance. Raffle tickets will be sold prior to the event. There will be a live and silent auction. Meal at 12:00 PM Live Auct... more
  • 1st Annual Log-A-Load For Kids® Low Country Boil / Live and Silent Auction on November 12
  • Social Media Marketing to be topic at upcoming IAAP Meeting (9/17/2011)

    The September 27 meeting for the Appalachian Chapter of International Association of Administrative Professionals® will feature guest speaker Lisa Schnellinger, president of NearMedia, LLC. Her program topic will be “Understanding the Uses of Social Media Marketing in the Business World.” The m... more
  • Retroactive Traumatic Injury Benefits No Longer Just For OEF/OIF Injuries (9/16/2011)

    The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) is extending retroactive traumatic injury benefits to Servicemembers who suffered qualifying injuries during the period Oct. 7, 2001 to Nov. 30, 2005, regardless of the geographic location where the injuries occurred. "Now all of our nation's Servicemembers... more
  • Chattahoochee Tech Continues Season Sunday At Home Against Orangeburg-Calhoun Tech (9/13/2011)

    The Chattahoochee Tech Golden Eagles club football team will play its second game of the 2011 season against the Orangeburg-Calhoun Tech (S.C.) club team on Sunday at CTC's home field of Osborne High School. The game will kick off at 2:30 p.m. and will be the Golden Eagles' first contest against a f... more
  • Chattahoochee Tech Continues Season Sunday At Home Against Orangeburg-Calhoun Tech
  • Statement from Veterans Affairs Secretary Eric K. Shinseki (9/13/2011)

    "Yesterday, the President sent the American Jobs Act <http://www.whitehouse.gov/sites/default/files/omb/legislative/reports/a merican-jobs-act.pdf> to Congress for considerat... more
  • Upcoming Classes at Sharptop Arts Association (9/12/2011)

    Wow! I can’t believe fall is here. It is the one of the busiest times of the year for the First Mountain City. With the leaves changing, life in this place we call home seems to burst with color. Because of this, I thought it might be appropriate to help you fill out your calendar, just so you don’t... more
  • Upcoming Classes at Sharptop Arts Association
  • Admins received an Introduction to OSHA (9/9/2011)

    At the August 23 chapter meeting for the Appalachian Chapter of International Association of Administrative Professionals®, the members were informed about OSHA from guest speaker Mr. Jerry F. Daniels. Mr. Daniels is the president and owner of North Georgia Safety Training Institute, LLC. He share... more
  • Admins received an Introduction to OSHA
  • Do We Remember Patriots, Citizenship Day, and American Law? (9/9/2011)

    Your Pickens County Tea Party wants to be sure that everyone does not forget. These are tough times for all of us and to make America strong again, we must all pull together just as Americans have pulled together in the past during trying times. 9/11, 2001 took us totally by surprise but as we ... more
  • Tate Day 2011: Grandeur of Marble (9/9/2011)
    Saturday, November 5
    The annual Tate Day event has a few changes from last year. It will be going back to just a one day event to be held on Saturday, November 5. Another change will be the annual Hall of Fame banquet, which has traditionally been held in conjunction with Tate Day, will be on its own this year on Octo... more
  • Tate Day 2011: Grandeur of Marble
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