PICKENS COUNTY NEWS & PRESS RELEASES
Allison Boyle resigned from the city council. A proclamation to show appreciation for her service was presented by the Mayor and Council...
The Fifth Annual Cove Waterfall Masonic Meeting - Outdoor Degree was presented by Canton Masonic Lodge #77 (host lodge), Blaine Lodge, Pickens Star Lodge, Ball Ground Masonic Lodge #261, and Hickory Flat Lodge No. 205 F. & A.M. Canton, Georgia. Most Worshipful Grand Master of Georgia, Andrew Lane at...
Cars - Trucks - Motorcycle - Jeep Show to help with medical expenses for Kevin Eaton. ...
'Love, Loss and What I Wore' performed by Blue Ridge Community Theater
June kicks off with kids being kids on stage as we host our first ever Summer Youth Workshop. "Our young actors will be learning about musical theater, drama, and comedy and some basic stagecraft. We hope to add more one-day workshops to address the kids' theater interests and help grow the ... more
The Downtown Alliance Committee of the Pickens County Chamber of Commerce invites all residents of the City of Jasper and Pickens County to participate in the Downtown Traffic Enhancement Study Public Meeting. The meeting will be held on Thursday, June 16th from 6:00 to 8:00 pm in the Pickens Room a... more
Shane Purdy New Principal for Pickens High School
The Pickens County School District is pleased to announce the appointment of Shane Purdy as Principal of Pickens High School. Mr. Purdy served as Principal of Jasper Middle School since 2014. Mr. Purdy is a native of Rome, GA. He earned a Bachelor's in English Education from Piedmont College and ... more
Keep Pickens Beautiful would like to remind all of our county residents that the ETC 2016 Telephone Directories are being delivered to you this month. Your old telephone book may be recycled at both recycle centers, Camp Road and Cove Road, along with your junk mail. The phone books go in the... more
Sweeney is a gorgeous three month old male kitten. He and his brother, Sparrow, are looking for furever homes! They are very playful and sweet and love attention. They get along well with other cats and seem to like dogs. Come visit Sweeney and all the other cats and kittens at the Pickens Animal Re... more
To better prepare civilians for active shooter events, the Chattahoochee Technical College Police Department will be offering two free active shooter response training sessions on Saturday, June 4, at the collegeís Appalachian Campus, located at 100 Campus Drive in Jasper. Session one is from 10 ... more
Items for Discussion: 1) Vineyard Way Dedication Discussion 2) Statewide Mutual Aid & Assistance Agreement 3) Refund Policy Ė Water Department 4) Capital Lease for 9-1-1 upgrade and two ambulances 5) Smoking Policy at Roper Park 6) Walk over policy for students at PCMS 7) Fee Schedule Revisio...
Billed as "The Rock Star of Personal Development", Scot Ferrell lived up to his reputation of no non-sense straight to the point advice for getting relationships on track. He proclaimed, "I can inspire you but you are the only one who can motivate yourself to get passion and perfect direction on yo... more
The Evelyn Hice-Griffin Community Service Award was presented to Heather Lane Garner, Paws on Main Veterinary Clinic. The John Henry Davis, Sr. Veterans Award was presented to Mr. Kenneth Eugene Dawson...
Ferst Foundation for Childhood Literacy
In this issue: Speech and Language Development Tips for Children Ages 4 to 6; Jail N Bail Event Recap; Activities...