PICKENS COUNTY NEWS & PRESS RELEASES

  • Bartís Bait & Tackle Reels in Partnership with U-Haul (4/10/2016)

    (Talking Rock, GA.) U-Haul Company of Georgia is pleased to announce that Bartís Bait & Tackle has signed on as a U-Haul neighborhood dealer to serve the Talking Rock community. Bartís Bait & Tackle at 8126 Hwy. 136 W. will offer U-Haul trucks, truck sales, towing equipment, support rental items ... more
  • Bartís Bait & Tackle Reels in Partnership with U-Haul
  • Art Pickens - Artist Gathering (4/9/2016)

    Art Pickens 'Artist Gathering', sponsored by Pickens Arts and Cultural Alliance (PACA), is an opportunity for local artist to meet, demonstrate and sell their art on the second Saturday of each month from April to November....
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  • Bark in the Park (4/9/2016)

    The third annual BARK in the PARK raised $900 for two charities, Be-Paws We Care and Big Canoe Animal Rescue. The event included vendors, live music by Storm Tree Music, K9 Demonstrations, Pet Contest, Dog Adoptions, Obstacle Training/Demo by Tenasity - Canine Behavior Specialists....
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  • Ed B's Studio 54 Introduces Artist Allison Naples (4/9/2016)
    Allison gives color to owner Ed Brackin's Metal Art
    Ed B's Studio 54 introduces Allison Naples, not only an artist and middle school art teacher, but she also held three state Powerlifting records. Allison has been teaching art in Pickens County for 22 years, and currently the Art Teacher at Jasper Middle School. Her main focus was traditional ac... more
  • Ed B's Studio 54 Introduces Artist Allison Naples
  • Directing Noises Off : What We Expected and What We Got (4/8/2016)

    When we agreed to co-direct Noises Off, which opens April 15 at the Tater Patch Players theater, we expected that it was going to be complicated. We knew one of us would be on a pre-planned trip for two weeks, leaving the other to do a lot of the early blocking and planning. We knew one of us had ... more
  • Directing Noises Off : What We Expected and What We Got
  • Operation Clean Sweep (4/8/2016)
    Nominate the most littered roadway in the county by April 8th
    Each year during the month of April, Keep Pickens Beautful (KPB) participates in the Great American Clean-up. The Great American Clean-up is sponsored by our parent organization, Keep America Beautiful. During April, KPB sponsors and encourages local events to help make our community more beautif... more
  • Operation Clean Sweep
  • Tire Amnesty Month of April for Pickens County Residents (4/8/2016)

    Pickens County residents only, may take four (4) scrap passenger tires, maximum per family, off the rims, to the Pickens County Recycle Center on Camp Road and Cove Road, during the month of April as part of the Great American Clean Month. Keep Pickens Beautiful would like to remind you that mos... more
  • Tire Amnesty Month of April for Pickens County Residents
  • Great Family Dog! (4/7/2016)

    Hi, I'm >Jazzy. I'm 35 lbs and 2 years old. I'm fully vetted and ready for a new home. I'm high energy and would be a great family dog. Please come see me at the shelter. Adoption Fees: $90 Dogs, $100 Puppies, Kittens $50, & Cats $25. Adoption fee includes spay/neuter, and vaccines in... more
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  • Pickens County Board of Commissioners April 2016 Work Session (Video) (4/7/2016)

    Items of discussion: Report on the Salary and Classification Study; 2) Text Amendment Ė subdivisions with gravel private streets in certain cases; 3) Recycling county electronic equipment; 4) Statewide Mutual Aid and Assistance Agreement...
  • Pickens County Board of Commissioners April 2016 Work Session (Video)
  • Georgia Mountains Auburn Alumni Club Picnic and Scholarship Dinner (4/6/2016)
    Thursday, April 28 at The Veranda at The Clubhouse, Big Canoe
    The Georgia Mountains Auburn Alumni Club will kick off the 2016 season with their Annual Picnic and Scholarship Dinner, Thursday, April 28, 6:00 p.m. on The Veranda at The Clubhouse, Big Canoe. If you're an Auburn Alumni or friend, come early to enjoy a beautiful evening on The Veranda, sip you... more
  • Georgia Mountains Auburn Alumni Club Picnic and Scholarship Dinner
  • Give Bennie a Home That He's Dreamed Of (4/6/2016)

    I'm Bennie! I am a one year old lab mix who loves to chase racquet balls! I am from a litter of seven and after more than a year with PAR, I am still waiting for a home. I am very friendly, I get along with other dogs and I am very playful! Please come visit me and give me the home I've been ... more
  • Give Bennie a Home That He's Dreamed Of
  • Pickens Ferst MOST WANTED to be Arrested (4/6/2016)

    Pickens Ferst Foundation for Childhood Literacy is on the lookout for our Eleven Most Wanted suspects to be "arrested" and brought to the Old Historic Jail on North Main Street on Tuesday, April 26, 2016. Local law enforcement will be picking them up from 10:30 to 11:30 and bringing them before the... more
  • Pickens Ferst MOST WANTED to be Arrested
  • Pickens GOP Hosting 'Opposed Candidates Debate' (4/6/2016)

    Pickens County GOP is proud to hold an "Opposed Candidates Debate" at Chattahoochee Technical College, 100 Campus Dr. on Thursday, April 21st from 7:00 to 9:30 p.m. Offices included in debate forum: ē Commissioner Chairman ē Tax Commissioner ē Board of Education Post 1 ē Coroner If you w... more
  • Pickens GOP Hosting 'Opposed Candidates Debate'
  • PWPC Annual Seminar (4/6/2016)

    Are you looking for a new way to market your business? Are you tired of endless networking meetings, cold calls, and door to door sales? Instead, are you ready for business to come straight to you? If so, then you need to attend the Professional Women of Pickens County's Annual Seminar. Motivati... more
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  • Relay for Life Annual Yard Sale This Saturday (4/6/2016)
    April 9th from 9 am to 2 pm
    Relay For Life of Pickens County will hold its Annual Yard Sale this coming Saturday, April 9th at Lee Newton Park located off of Stegall Drive in Jasper, Georgia. The Yard Sale begins at 9am until 2pm. Come out to find those hidden treasures or great items that you just got to have for yourself... more
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