PICKENS COUNTY NEWS & PRESS RELEASES

  • 1876 Pickens County Murder of Narcissa ďSisĒ Fowler by Kath Sothern to be Featured on Deadly Women on the Investigation Discovery Channel (10/23/2015)
    October 30th at 9:00 p.m.
    Tune into a special episode of Deadly Women on the Investigation Discovery Channel on Oct. 30, at 9 p.m. where Robert S. Davis, senior professor of History at Wallace State Hanceville, will narrate a reenactment of the murder of Narcissa "Sis" Fowler by Kath Sothern at a dance in rural Pickens Count... more
  • A Playful Kitten is Just What You Need! (10/23/2015)
    ADOPTED
    Hi, I'm Rocky! I am a 5 month old kitten available for adoption. I love to play, especially with the cat towers and toys! I have been with PAR for a little over 3 months and I would love to find a home of my very own. I am great with children and other cats! Kittens are only $75 through the e... more
  • A Playful Kitten is Just What You Need!
  • Breast Cancer Awareness is Vital to Your Health (10/23/2015)
    Free walk-in Breast Exam, T-Shirt and Mammogram referral on Tuesday, November 3rd
    Other than skin cancer, breast cancer is the most common cancer among women in the U.S. and the second leading cause of cancer death among women. Every year, about 200,000 new cases of breast cancer are reported nationwide and more than 40,000 women die from this disease.* The Pickens County Hea... more
  • Breast Cancer Awareness is Vital to Your Health
  • Open Your Heart and Home for this Low Maintenance Indoor Declawed Cat (10/23/2015)

    Hi there, I am Mittens! I am an adult cat that prefers to be the only cat. However, I will tolerate others as long as they give me my space. You see, I am declawed and have to stay indoors permanently. I would enjoy a quieter home where I can lay in my bed all day and gaze out the window. I e... more
  • Open Your Heart and Home for this Low Maintenance Indoor Declawed Cat
  • PHS Football Pink Out (10/23/2015)

    Pickens County High School Football Pink Out Game in support of Breast Cancer. Dragons won 32-19 against Heritage Generals. Video of Pride of Pickens Marching Band performing their competition show 'Batman'....
  • PHS Football Pink Out
  • PHS Theatre Departmentís Community and One-Act Performances (10/23/2015)

    The dedication and talents of the PHS Theatre Department shine as they present their fall production, The Ransom of Red Chief. Community audiences were given the opportunity to enjoy two matinee performances Sunday, and one performance on Tuesday evening. PHS Theatre Department will be hosting and c... more
  • PHS Theatre Departmentís Community and One-Act Performances
  • Plethora of Produce at the Jasper Farmers Market (10/23/2015)

    Beautiful mums highlighted a sunny day at the market. It is the first time chrysanthemumsfrom the Mennonite Community in Ranger have been at the market this year and folks had been asking about them. So it's not surprising that they sold a good portion of what they had brought. Each pot had obviou... more
  • Plethora of Produce at the Jasper Farmers Market
  • Global Restoration Fire Demo (10/22/2015)

    Global Restoration hosted their annual Fire Safety Event with a fire demonstration showing the differences during a fire in a home with or without a sprinkler system. Pickens County Fire Marshal, Curtis Clark spoke on fire safety and benefits of a Fire Extinquisher system (VIDEO BELOW). There wa...
  • Global Restoration Fire Demo
  • 5 Ways to Think Pink (10/20/2015)

    1. Schedule a mammogram by calling 706-705-5111 2. Encourage the women in your life to get a mammogram. 3. Take a selfie in pink and use the hashtag #PinkThereItIs 4. Give our Real Men a high-five when you see them sporting pink 5. Attend a "Pink Out" football game Friday, Oct. 23 Ė Pickens v... more
  • 5 Ways to Think Pink
  • A2B Transit Ribbon Cutting (10/20/2015)

    The Pickens County Chamber of Commerce would like to congratulate A2B Transit for their Ribbon Cutting and new Chamber membership. A2B Transit, "The Best Transportation Business in North Georgia," has opened their business to Jasper and we could not be happier. Have a trip planned and need a ride... more
  • A2B Transit Ribbon Cutting
  • CARES Pantry Pickin's July-September 2015 Newsletter (10/20/2015)
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    In this issue: A Taste of Pickens is November 14th; CARES Volunteer Highlight - Michael Keating; From Your Director; ... more
  • Northside Jasper Imaging Ribbon Cutting (10/20/2015)

    The Pickens County Chamber of Commerce would like to congratulate Northside Jasper Imaging for their Ribbon Cutting and new Chamber membership. As an affiliate of Northside Hospital, Northside Jasper Imaging is proud of their new venture into the mountains. With a brand new, state of the art faci... more
  • Northside Jasper Imaging Ribbon Cutting
  • PHS Academic Team Wins Against White County (10/20/2015)

    Please congratulate the PHS Academic team on yet another win on October 19th versus White County. Junior Varsity is undefeated and Varsity chalked up another win, as well. Their last match of the regular season will be Monday, October 26th at Lumpkin County. Please wish the following members luc... more
  • PHS Cheerleader of the Week: Caileigh Jent (10/20/2015)

    Caileigh is a fourth year cheerleader, with three years of Varsity experience. She is a fabulous cheerleader who has a great talent for creating sideline dances. Caileigh has been an true leader this year teaching her awesome sideline dances to both Varsity and JV squads, and she proves to be a ... more
  • PHS Cheerleader of the Week: Caileigh Jent
  • Pickens County Airport Authority Called Meeting (Video) (10/20/2015)

    Airport Manager Marion Harris announced his resignation by the end of 2015. Dr. Ken Austin, Chairman also announced resignation once new board members are put in place....
  • Pickens County Airport Authority Called Meeting (Video)
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