PICKENS COUNTY NEWS & PRESS RELEASES

  • Sharptop Arts Association is making a LIST...and we want YOU to Check it Twice..... (11/29/2010)

    First on the list is the GALLERY SHOW RECEPTION, FRIDAY, DECEMBER 3RD. Julia Evatt, a very accomplished sculptor, and nationally awarded Barbara Edwards, watercolorist, combine their collections with a feast for the eyes. The opening Reception held at the gallery will be December 3rd, 5:00 - 7:30. O... more
  • Sharptop Arts Association is making a LIST...and we want YOU to Check it Twice.....
  • Red Cross Boot Drive for HERO Campaign (11/24/2010)

    The local Red Cross volunteers along with fireman from the City of Jasper Fire Department had a successful “Boot Drive” to raise money for fire victims here in Pickens County on Saturday, November 20th. Andy Thompson, the local Red Cross Director, states, “We have had four house fires here in Pick... more
  • Red Cross Boot Drive for HERO Campaign
  • Piedmont Mountainside Hospital Employees Collected and Donated Canned Foods to CARES (11/23/2010)

    Piedmont Mountainside Hospital employees recently collected and donated a variety of canned foods and dry goods to CARES of Pickens County. The delivery was made by hospital employee volunteers and will go towards helping CARES with its goal of providing temporary assistance to Pickens County citize... more
  • Piedmont Mountainside Hospital Employees Collected and Donated Canned Foods to CARES
  • Holiday 'Happenings' at the Sharptop Art Gallery (11/22/2010)

    Sharptop Arts Association thanks you.... Thanksgiving is here once again. For many it is a time to reflect and realize how ‘thankful’ we are for the people, places and things in our lives. Well that is exactly the sentiment that the members of the Sharptop Arts Association would like to express to ... more
  • Holiday 'Happenings' at the Sharptop Art Gallery
  • Tater Patch Players are looking for some "characters" (11/21/2010)

    Tater Patch has agreed to write, produce and perform a short comic play based on an ol' time Wild West show -- the fairly typical cast of characters: Barkeeper, Tough Incorruptible Sheriff, the dance hall girl with heart of gold, and perhaps a couple with hearts of a less pure material, the town dr... more
  • Tater Patch Players looking for its 2011 Board of Directors (11/20/2010)

    The Tater Patch Players are looking for people interested in serving on its Board of Directors for the 2011. The requirements are that the candidate be a member in good standing ($20 dues), be willing to attend meetings as needed, and fulfill the other duties of a Board member. These include such ... more
  • CTC students among those to be honored Nov. 23 in Cobb County (11/17/2010)

    Chattahoochee Technical College student Lewellyn Payne has been named as one of the winning team members in a contest to design the architectural features of a bridge over Interstate 75 in Kennesaw. Payne, along with his teammates from Kennesaw State University and Southern Polytechnic State Univers... more
  • Gingerbread House Contest - Application Deadline November 20th (11/17/2010)

    Jasper Drugs & Gifts and Burnt Mountain Trading Co. invites everyone to participate in a Gingerbread House contest to show off your works to the community. The concept is simple: build a gingerbread house and put it out for display for everyone to view. All the houses will be on display in the do... more
  • Gingerbread House Contest - Application Deadline November 20th
  • Application deadline fast approaching for class entering winter 2011 (11/16/2010)

    Prospective students have a little more than two weeks to get all their documents in to Chattahoochee Technical College for winter quarter. The deadline for application packets, including a paper application, application fee, official test scores and sealed high school/GED and college transcripts, h... more
  • CTC’s CNA program sees 100 percent pass rate for Summer 2010 class (11/16/2010)

    There are now 19 more certified nursing assistants who list Chattahoochee Technical College on their resumes. All of the students finishing the certificate program that is offered on the school’s Appalachian, Austell and North Metro campuses passed the national certification examination on the first... more
  • Pickens County Chamber of Commerce Breakfast Recap (11/16/2010)

    Pickens County Chamber of Commerce held its’ monthly Membership Breakfast on Tuesday, November 9th at Chattahoochee Technical College. Catering was provided by the Carriage House. Special thanks to the sponsor, ETC Communications, LLC. The November Small Business of the Month was awarded to Jaspe... more
  • Pickens County Chamber of Commerce Breakfast Recap
  • Pickens County Chamber of Commerce is proud to announce that the November Small Business of the Month is Jasper Drugs & Gifts (11/16/2010)

    Pickens County Chamber of Commerce is proud to announce that the November Small Business of the Month is Jasper Drugs & Gifts. Jack Dunn was awarded a framed certificate at the November Membership Breakfast by Julia Jorns with Julia Jorns, CPA, LLC and sponsor of the Small Business of the Month pro... more
  • Pickens County Chamber of Commerce is proud to announce that the November Small Business of the Month is Jasper Drugs & Gifts
  • Piedmont Mountainside Hospital Offers EEG Testing Services (11/16/2010)

    Piedmont Mountainside Hospital is pleased to announce the addition of electroencephalography (EEG) testing and ambulatory EEG monitoring, a new outpatient service. EEG tests are an important part of the evaluation of patients with suspected seizure disorders. An electroencephalogram (EEG) is a re... more
  • Wassail helpers needed (11/13/2010)

    The fourth annual Wassail!!!! will be held December 11 at the Chamber at 7 PM. You are invited to attend this free event that is our gift to the community. Helpers are needed (elves, if you will). We need volunteers to make Christmas cookies or other holiday treats to serve our guests. We als... more
  • Jasper Student Taking Part in Woodstock Holiday Tour of Homes (11/12/2010)

    Jasper resident, Heather Giambra , is already starting to see the signs of Christmas as she and her classmates decorate a Cherokee County home for a Holiday Tour of Homes this weekend. Giambra, along with the 14 other students working on the project, are all a part of the Interiors program at Chatta... more
  • Jasper Student Taking Part in Woodstock Holiday Tour of Homes
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