PICKENS COUNTY NEWS & PRESS RELEASES

  • PHS Student Charged With Terroristic Threats (10/17/2019)

    School administrators were made aware of a threatening social media post made by a student at Pickens High School this morning. School Resource Officers were immediately contacted, and an investigation was launched. The post included a photograph that was taken of students in a classroom and softwar... more
  • PHS Student Charged With Terroristic Threats
  • Seth Densmore Named PHS Band Student of the Week (10/16/2019)

    Shottenkirk Ford is proud to announce Seth Densmore as the Pickens High School Band Member of the Week. Seth is a Junior trumpet player in the marching band and plays in the Symphonic Band as well. Seth is a very good trumpet player and has been key in helping the entire section to reach new he... more
  • Seth Densmore Named PHS Band Student of the Week
  • Pickens County Democrats and Appalachian Indivisible Gathering (10/15/2019)

    The Democrats of Pickens County and Appalachian Indivisible got together for socializing, great food and great friends. The groups come together every so often at different locations in Pickens County. For anyone who would like to join them, just look them up on Facebook

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  • Clayton Holland Named PHS Football Player of the Week
  • The Pickens Report - September 2019 (10/9/2019)

    On Tuesday, November 5th polls will open at 7am – 7pm for voters across the county. Voters who reside in Jasper, Nelson, and Talking Rock will have several municipal officers to elect and county-wide voters will see the SPLOST (Special Purpose Local Option Sales Tax) referendum up for renewal on the... more
  • The Pickens Report - September 2019
  • Aaliyah Wofford Named PHS Band Student of the Week (10/8/2019)

    Shottenkirk Ford is proud to announce Color Guard Section Leader Aaliyah Wofford as the Pickens High School Band Member of the Week. Aaliyah has been in the marching band for three years and has also been in Winterguard for three seasons. She is an extremely hard worker, a great friend, a consc... more
  • Aaliyah Wofford Named PHS Band Student of the Week
  • City of Jasper Property Tax Increase Public Hearing (9/30/2019)

    The Council Members of the City of Jasper have tentatively adopted a millage rate which will require an increase in property taxes by 2.62 percent. All concerned citizens are invited to the Public Hearing on this tax increase to be held at City Hall, 200 Burnt Mountain Road, Jasper, GA 30143 on S... more
  • City of Jasper Property Tax Increase Public Hearing
  • Jasper Industrial Development Authority Called Meeting (9/30/2019)

    AGENDA I. Call meeting to order II. Approve agenda III. Approve prior meeting minutes IV. Old business A. None V. New Business A. Mountainside Manor Apartments 1. Bill Pickett VI. Adjourn... more
  • Jasper Industrial Development Authority Called Meeting
  • Chase Lowe Named PHS Band Student of the Week (9/25/2019)

    Shottenkirk Ford is proud to announce Chase Lowe as the Pickens High School Band Member of the Week. Chase is a Senior in the Sousaphone section and plays tuba in Concert Band. Chase is an outstanding member of the band, always helpful, always ready to go with whatever needs to be done, and he... more
  • Chase Lowe Named PHS Band Student of the Week
  • Piedmont Urgent Care by WellStreet Provides 'Priority Access' to All Veterans and Active Military (9/24/2019)
    Proudly Accepting TriWest
    Piedmont Urgent Care by WellStreet, one of Georgia’s largest urgent care networks, is now a contracted network provider with the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) health plans. Veterans enrolled in the VA health care system can visit a participating civilian urgent care provider and receive n... more
  • Piedmont Urgent Care by WellStreet Provides 'Priority Access' to All Veterans and Active Military
  • Drive-thru Flu Shot Clinic Happening in Jasper Tuesday, Oct. 8th (9/23/2019)

    Fast, safe, convenient... drive through and beat the flu at the DRIVE-THRU FLU SHOT CLINIC in Jasper! Just roll in, roll up a sleeve and get the shot that will protect you all flu season, while seated in your vehicle. The Pickens County Health Department will conduct their annual Drive-thru Flu ... more
  • Drive-thru Flu Shot Clinic Happening in Jasper Tuesday, Oct. 8th
  • C.J. Streicher and Julie Barrio-Nuevo Named Mr & Miss PHS (9/20/2019)

    Congratulations to C.J. Streicher and Julie Barrio-Neuvo for being named Mr. and Miss PHS before the Pickens High School football game against Chamblee on Friday, September 20th. Dragons won 44-3. PHS Court C.J. Streicher | Madisen Holbert Jake Rogers | Chloe Callan Aidan Sanchez | Haley Br... more
  • C.J. Streicher and Julie Barrio-Nuevo Named Mr & Miss PHS

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    Reese Melvin Named PHS Cheerleader of the Week



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