PICKENS COUNTY NEWS & PRESS RELEASES

  • 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
  • Vote for PHS Band to be the Best High School Band in the State of Georgia by viewing their video. (11/8/2010)

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  • A "Thank You" from the Tater Patch Players (11/7/2010)

    The players close this season with the hugely successful Smoke on the Mountain. The troupe played to a virtually sold-out house every night. The cast and crew were enormously pleased with this success and want to thank the community for its support. Someday, when they are able to buy the building... more
  • Pickens County Planning & Development October 2010 Report (11/5/2010)

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  • Piedmont Mountainside Hospital Treats Heart Patients Closer To Home (11/3/2010)

    Piedmont Mountainside Hospital introduced a new in-house facility that allows cardiologists to provide critical diagnostic services to help detect coronary artery disease. Since March, the new diagnostic cardiac catheterization lab has helped to keep nearly 200 local residents closer to home for the... more
  • Citizen of the Year Nomination Underway (11/2/2010)

    The Pickens County Chamber of Commerce is currently accepting nominations for the 2011 Citizen of the Year. The Citizen of the Year will once again announced during the Annual Winter Ball which will be held January 22, 2011 allowing for the Citizen to wear the crown throughout an entire calendar y... more
  • Piedmont Mountainside Hospital Women’s Center Offers Classes for Expecting Parents (10/28/2010)

    Parents and expectant parents are invited to attend informative classes offered by the Women’s Center at Piedmont Mountainside Hospital on November 1 and December 6, at 7 p.m. Information on the Women’s Center can also be found under Hospital Services at piedmontmountainsidehospital.org. Recomme... more
  • CTC to host a preview day at Appalachian Campus this Thursday (10/25/2010)

    Chattahoochee Technical College will welcome prospective students to its Appalachian campus Thursday, October 28, from 6 to 8 p.m. The campus, located at 100 Campus Drive in Jasper, is one of the seven for the state’s largest technical college. Anyone interested in learning more about the college is... more
  • Sharptop Arts Wine & Art Event.. a HUGH success! (10/25/2010)

    As I first mentioned two weeks ago.....the corks would be poppin’ in the Sharptop Arts Visionary Garden. That is exactly what happened at the Wine & Art Event this past Saturday night. A number of people, new and familiar faces, turned out to enjoy the evening. Many of our guests marveled at the cr... more
  • Sharptop Arts Wine & Art Event.. a HUGH success!
  • Self-Defense Classes Important for Young Women; Community Service Project (10/22/2010)

    Girls age seven and up are invited and encouraged to attend a self-defense workshop at the Jasper United Methodist Church on November 20 from 8:00 am until 12:45 pm. They will learn important ways to defend themselves as well as how to stay safe. Registered scouts are $10 and non-registered are $1... more
  • Chaos Club Soccer Fall Schedule 2010 (10/17/2010)

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  • Fourth Annual National Teen Driver Safety Week - is Oct. 17-23 (10/17/2010)

    Observance shines a spotlight on the No. 1 killer of teens - car crashes. Pickens county students are fortunate to have driver’s education in our public school system. Its required to obtain a Georgia Driving License and our county offers it to students at Pickens High School. Less than 20% of ... more
  • Fourth Annual National Teen Driver Safety Week - is Oct. 17-23
  • Pickens County Chamber of Commerce is proud to announce that the October Small Business of the Month is Garner Ace Hardware. (10/15/2010)

    Pickens County Chamber of Commerce is proud to announce that the October Small Business of the Month is Garner Ace Hardware. Due to no scheduled Membership Breakfast in October, Kirk Garner will be awarded a framed certificate at the November 9th Membership Breakfast by Julia Jorns with Julia Jorns... more
  • Pickens County Chamber of Commerce is proud to announce that the October Small Business of the Month is Garner Ace Hardware.
  • Piedmont Mountainside Hospital and Piedmont Surgery Specialists Welcome Chris Graham, M.D. (10/13/2010)

    Piedmont Mountainside Hospital welcomes surgeon Chris Graham, M.D., to its healthcare team. Dr. Graham joins Piedmont Surgery Specialists at 80 Interstate South Drive in Jasper, Ga. “Piedmont is proud to add Dr. Graham’s surgical expertise to Piedmont Surgery Specialists,” said Mike Robertson, CE... more
  • Piedmont Mountainside Hospital and Piedmont Surgery Specialists Welcome Chris Graham, M.D.
  • CRICKET WINS MOST BEAUTIFUL PET FOR 2010! (10/11/2010)

    After a hard fought battle, with very creative campaigning, Cricket was declared the winner of the Most Beautiful Pet contest for 2010. Barbara Neiderhiser was very inventive in winning votes for Cricket by making goat shaped cookies and taking Cricket to the Farmer’s Market. We congratulate Crick... more
  • CRICKET WINS MOST BEAUTIFUL PET FOR 2010!
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