PICKENS COUNTY NEWS & PRESS RELEASES

  • Piedmont Mountainside Employees Donate Supplies, Service to Aid Patients in Guatemala (8/10/2016)

    Tianna Mashburn, a nurse at Piedmont Mountainside Hospital, helped more than 60 patients in Guatemala get the surgeries they needed by taking part in a medical mission trip. This was the third trip Mashburn made to Clinica Ezell with Health Talents International. She arrived in Guatemala the fir... more
  • Piedmont Mountainside Employees Donate Supplies, Service to Aid Patients in Guatemala
  • Pickens County Airport Authority August 2016 (Video) (8/8/2016)

    Election of Authority Officers: Dog Boggus - Chairman, Paul Boring - Vice Chairman, David Johnson - Secretary, Ed Wood - Treasurer...
  • Pickens County Airport Authority August 2016 (Video)
  • Pickens County Planning & Development August 2016 (Video) (8/8/2016)

    Rezone RZ-06-16-1205, Jerry & Mary Jane Elrod, 325 Jerusalem Church Road, Jasper, Highway Business (HB) to Residential (RR). Rezone RZ-06-16-1206, Lamar Cantrell on behalf of Charles T. Cagle, 3863 Waleska Hwy 108, Jasper...
  • Pickens County Planning & Development August 2016 (Video)
  • Town of Talking Rock Council August 2016 Meeting (Video) (8/4/2016)

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  • Town of Talking Rock Council August 2016 Meeting (Video)
  • A Little Naughty and a Lot of Nice:
    I Love You, You're Perfect, Now Change
    (8/3/2016)

    The Tater Patch Players have added in a delightfully witty comedy about love and relationships to the 2016 calendar. The show, written by Joe diPietro and Jimmy Roberts, will play for only six performances this August. The play uses a series of vignettes, spanning the years from first date to fi... more
  • A Little Naughty and a Lot of Nice: <br> <em>I Love You, You're Perfect, Now Change</em>
  • Are You Down on Your Luck? Maybe, Adopting Junior Will Help! (8/3/2016)
    Sailors believed many-toed cats were good luck
    Junior is a 3 year old male Polydactyl cat, which means he has extra toes! He loves attention and gets along with other cats. Junior would make a great family pet! Adoption Fees: $150 Dogs/Puppies & $100 Cats/Kittens. Adoption fee includes spay/neuter, all vaccines, Heartworm Test, Fecal, and Mi... more
  • Are You Down on Your Luck?  Maybe, Adopting Junior Will Help!
  • Law Enforcement Appreciation by Jasper Lions Club (8/3/2016)
    Public encouraged to where blue on Thursday, August 11th
    The Jasper Lions Club would like to show their appreciation to all Law Enforcement Officers the week of August 8th - 12th, 2016. Club members will be taking a doughnut breakfast to both our county and city officers on Thursday, August 11. The community is invited to WEAR BLUE on that day. Plea... more
  • Law Enforcement Appreciation by Jasper Lions Club
  • Pickens Back To School (8/3/2016)
    4,366 enrolled to date
    Photos submitted from the first day of school for Pickens County School system. ...
  • Pickens Back To School
  • Pickens County Economic Development Report (8/3/2016)

    Summer has been a very active time this year for economic development, with many initiatives continuing to move forward and several new opportunities arising. Here are a few of the highlights: - Work on a conceptual plan for the proposed mountain bike park at the Talking Rock Nature Preserve c... more
  • Pickens County Economic Development Report
  • The 2016 Long Table Returns to Main Street (8/3/2016)

    On September 24th, Main Street in Jasper will once again experience the magic of The Long Table for the benefit of Prevent Child Abuse Pickens (PCAP). Patrons will enjoy an elegantly served dinner and dancing right down the middle of Main Street. The menu features the collaborative offerings of 61 ... more
  • The 2016 Long Table Returns to Main Street
  • Tomatoes Flood the Jasper Farmers Markets (8/3/2016)

    Annual Salsa Contest is next Saturday, August 6, at the Jasper Farmers Market. Anyone can enter with no fee or preregistration. Just bring your salsa, fresh or canned, to the market before 8:00 am with a list of your ingredients. One change from previous years, you have to chose which category to... more
  • Tomatoes Flood the Jasper Farmers Markets
  • Pickens County Beer and Wine Board Meeting ~ August 2, 2016 (8/2/2016)

    Consensus was reached among the members in attendance that this request may be reasonable for current license holders. Board members also stated that non-license holders could obtain up to three special events licenses per calendar year. Board members stated, however, that special events licenses sh...
  • Pickens County Beer and Wine Board Meeting ~ August 2, 2016
  • Wildwood Christian Academy Closed (8/2/2016)

    Due to numerous reasons, including the lowest enrollment numbers the school has experienced in six or seven years and a lack of new student enrollments, Wildwood Christian Academy has closed effective immediately. Wildwood was scheduled to begin the 2016-2017 school year on August 17. Wildwood ... more
  • Wildwood Christian Academy Closed
  • Animal Shelter Receives Donations (8/1/2016)

    The Pickens Animal Shelter recently received a generous donation from two sources. While they were in the process of giving there interior a facelift, Lowe's of Canton donated paint and supplies. Local paint company Crossroads Painting donated a crew to apply the product and make the project com... more
  • Animal Shelter Receives Donations
  • Jasper City Council August 2016 (Video) (8/1/2016)

    Anne Sneve, Jasper City Council member, suggested looking at the City of Jasper alcohol ordinance to align more with the state for the food/alcohol ratio. Currently, the ratio required for food to alcohol sales is 75% food to 25% alcohol....
  • Jasper City Council August 2016 (Video)
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