PICKENS COUNTY NEWS & PRESS RELEASES

  • Some set building and other Tater Patch help opportunities (5/12/2010)

    Going into Proof and Guys and Dolls, we have a very busy few weeks. This is a good opportunity to come out, be a part of our troupe and get to be good friends with "our gang". We work hard AND have a lot of fun. Here are the work days and times and an outline of the kind of things we'll be doing... more
  • Sharptop Arts Association Features Classes and Member Gallery (5/10/2010)

    This month Sharptop Arts Association features art classes and workshops as well as our own Member Gallery Show and Sale. All events take place at Sharptop Art Gallery, located on 68 D.B. Carroll Street in downtown Jasper behind the Old Jail. Gallery hours are Thursdays and Friday s from noon to four... more
  • Sharptop Arts Association Features Classes and Member Gallery
  • Pride of Pickens Band Concert (5/1/2010)

    The Pride of Pickens will perform a spring concert on Thursday, May 13th at 7:30 p.m. in the new Performing Arts Center at Pickens High School. “It’s a great sound, and a great facility,” said Pat Gallagher, band director for the Pickens HS Concert Band. Gallagher said most of their old performa... more
  • A voice workshop for speakers, teachers, presenters, actors, singers (4/27/2010)

    Tater Patcher Andy Kippenhan has arranged an opportunity for Tater Patch actors. A professional actor and theater-voice teacher, Angie Harrell, will present a vocal workshop for actors. This is being funded by the Pickens Arts and Cultural Association and JasperMuse. This is an opportunity for... more
  • Keep Pickens Beautiful and the Talking Rock Boy Scout Troop 1883 team up to do their part in the Great American Cleanup (4/15/2010)

    Keep Pickens Beautiful and the Talking Rock Boy Scout Troop 1883 team up to do their part in the Great American Cleanup. Saturday, April 10, 2010 the scout troop will be busy in Talking Rock cleaning up around town, in the park and around the Talking Rock Teaching School Museum getting ready for spr... more
  • Keep Pickens Beautiful and the Talking Rock Boy Scout Troop 1883 team up to do their part in the Great American Cleanup
  • Keep Pickens Beautiful would like to remind our residents to bring their important documents to the shredder (4/15/2010)

    Keep Pickens Beautiful would like to remind our residents to bring their important documents to the shredder Saturday, April 24, 2010, from 2:30 ~ 5:00 pm in our parking lot at 56 South Main Street across from Main Street Fitness. You may shred a banker’s box of papers for $3.00 per box. Taxes don... more
  • CTC horticulture team continues tradition of greatness – First in nation again (4/12/2010)

    It was a home victory for a group of environmental horticulture students based out of the Chattahoochee Technical College, North Metro Campus. In addition to playing host to nearly 1,200 people from around the country at the 34th annual Professional Landcare Network (PLANET) Student Career Days, th... more
  • CTC horticulture team continues tradition of greatness – First in nation again
  • Enrollment numbers break records for spring (4/6/2010)

    Records are being broken at Chattahoochee Technical College when it comes to enrollment. The latest numbers show that more than 11,000 students have enrolled in classes at Chattahoochee Technical College ˇV a 26.5 percent increase over the same quarter last year. Officials are reporting an enrollm... more
  • Chattahoochee Tech and Lockheed Partner on Training Program (3/25/2010)

    Chattahoochee Technical College, in partnership with Lockheed Martin Aeronautics, will be offering the Aircraft Structures Training Program (ASTP.) The ASTP is an entry-level, hands-on, skills-based aircraft assembler training program. The course is designed to train inexperienced workers in the f... more
  • Pickens County Anti-Drug Coalition 2nd Annual Dog Day in the Park (3/25/2010)

    The Pickens Anti-Drug Coalition welcomes all dogs to show-off their skills, good looks, and lovable personalities in four Contests for Dogs at the 2nd Annual Dog Day in the Park on April 17, 11:00 A.M. to 4:30 P.M., at Lee Newton Park. Dog Day in the Park celebrates the fun and the joy that man’s... more
  • B. Scott Dobson joins Board of Directors for Community Bank of Pickens County (3/22/2010)

    Community Bank of Pickens County is pleased to announce the addition of B. Scott Dobson to their Board of Directors. Mr. Dobson is a seasoned entrepreneur/executive with over 20 years experience in starting and managing a variety of businesses including: Computer systems, networking VAR, Internet s... more
  • Spring is the time to audition for Tater Patch shows (3/22/2010)

    Auditions for the Summer and Fall Tater Patch Players shows are coming up quickly. This Sunday, March 28 and Monday, March 29 auditions will be held for Guys and Dolls. The auditions on March 28 will be from 2 until 6 PM. They are for actors, singers and dancers. Choreographer Denver Clark will e... more
  • WANTED: PROM Dresses (formals) (3/22/2010)

    Last seen: Taking up space in your closets We want your gently used formals! In an effort to help offset the cost associated with attending prom, we are accepting donations of gently used formal dresses - any size, any color, any length. Donations can be left at the front office of PHS. This... more
  • Chattahoochee Technical College Received National Recognition for Community Service, Named to President’s Honor Roll (3/19/2010)

    Chattahoochee Technical College has been named to the 2009 President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll, the highest federal recognition a college or university can receive for its commitment to volunteering, service-learning and civic engagement. The Corporation for National and Co... more
  • Chattahoochee Technical College Received National Recognition for Community Service, Named to President’s Honor Roll
  • Spring Plant Sale at Sharptop Arts Association (3/15/2010)

    “April Showers bring May flowers”…and so does Sharptop Arts Association! Saturday April 17th from 11am to 3pm, Sharptop will have a plant sale to benefit our Visionary Gardens project. We will be bringing in plants from numerous wholesale nurseries and offering them to you at a great price. A win... more
  • Spring Plant Sale at Sharptop Arts Association
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