PICKENS COUNTY NEWS & PRESS RELEASES

  • Holiday Tour of Homes Sunday (12/14/2022)

    The Aces Youth Home (ACES) will hold its third annual Holiday Tour of Homes in Jasper. Presented by Piedmont Mountainside, this year’s tour will take place on Sunday, December 4th from 1:00 until 5:00 pm and will feature decorated homes on South Main Street in Jasper, a historic commercial business... more
  • Holiday Tour of Homes Sunday
  • December 6th Runoff Advanced In-Person Voting (12/6/2022)
    Monday, November 28th through Friday, December 6, 2022 from 8 am to 6 pm
    Advanced voting for the December 6th Runoff Election for United States Senate is Monday, November 28th through Friday, December 2nd, 2022 from 8 am to 6 pm at the Pickens County Community Center at 1329 Camp Road, Jasper, GA. Voting on December 6th will be from 7 am to 7 pm at your assigned local... more
  • December 6th Runoff Advanced In-Person Voting
  • Holiday Tour of Homes to Feature Casa Blanca on Main Street (11/28/2022)

    The Aces Youth Home (ACES) will hold its third annual Holiday Tour of Homes in Jasper. Presented by Piedmont Mountainside, this year’s tour will take place on Sunday, December 4th from 1:00 until 5:00 pm and will feature decorated homes on South Main Street in Jasper, a historic commercial business... more
  • Holiday Tour of Homes to Feature Casa Blanca on Main Street
  • Jasper Farmers Market Report (11/28/2022)
    Two More Markets - December 3rd & 10th from 9-1
    So, cold pressed is faster, but rougher and hot pressed is slower and smoother? Talking with the various vendors who make soaps you’ll learn that soap making is not so simple! Nick and Ashley Riggin of Riggin Farm offer soaps made with both processes, along with pasture raised meat and eggs, fresh p... more
  • Jasper Farmers Market Report
  • Holiday Tour of Homes to Feature The Marger Stuart Law Firm (11/24/2022)

    The Aces Youth Home (ACES) will hold its third annual Holiday Tour of Homes in Jasper. Presented by Piedmont Mountainside, this year’s tour will take place on Sunday, December 4th from 1:00 until 5:00 pm and will feature decorated homes on South Main Street in Jasper, a historic commercial business... more
  • Holiday Tour of Homes to Feature The Marger Stuart Law Firm
  • Piedmont Mountainside Finalizes Community Health Needs Assessment (11/22/2022)

    Piedmont hospitals, including Piedmont Mountainside, have completed their respective Community Health Needs Assessments (CHNAs), which is part of their regulatory responsibility as part of a not-for-profit health system, and began implementation on Nov. 15 of new strategies to improve the overall he... more
  • Piedmont Mountainside Finalizes Community Health Needs Assessment
  • Residence Burned Down by Ex-Boyfriend (11/20/2022)

    On November 20, 2022, deputies responded to Skidder Way, Jasper, GA in reference to a call from a female that an ex-boyfriend, Scott Eric Shane Wallace (54 years old) had entered the residence without consent and threatened to burn the residence down. Wallace would not respond when deputies arriv... more
  • Residence Burned Down by Ex-Boyfriend
  • Holiday Tour of Homes to Feature The Leuenberger House (11/17/2022)

    The Aces Youth Home (ACES) will hold its third annual Holiday Tour of Homes in Jasper. Presented by Piedmont Mountainside, this year’s tour will take place on Sunday, December 4th from 1:00 until 5:00 pm and will feature decorated homes on South Main Street in Jasper, a historic commercial business... more
  • Holiday Tour of Homes to Feature The Leuenberger House
  • Certification of General Election Results 2022 (11/14/2022)
    Pickens Board of Elections and Registration Called Meeting November 14, 2022
    Advanced in-person voting for the December 6th Runoff election is November 28 through December 2, 2022 from 8 am to 6 pm at the Pickens County Community Center. AGENDA I. Call to Order II. Pledge of Allegiance III. Approval of Agenda IV. Public Comments V. New Business A. Certification of... more
  • Certification of General Election Results 2022
  • Jasper Farmers Market Report (11/14/2022)

    Again, another wonderful Autumn market day with many vendors in attendance hoping to attract customers to their wares and services. It’s a great time to hone your kitchen knives for carving turkey or cleaning up your garden tools from Y-Not Sharp. Nick and Ashley Riggin of Riggin Farm offer pastu... more
  • Jasper Farmers Market Report
  • Holiday Tour of Homes to Feature The DeMaio House (11/10/2022)

    The Aces Youth Home (ACES) will hold its third annual Holiday Tour of Homes in Jasper. Presented by Piedmont Mountainside, this year’s tour will take place on Sunday, December 4th from 1:00 until 5:00 pm and will feature decorated homes on South Main Street in Jasper, a historic commercial business... more
  • Holiday Tour of Homes to Feature The DeMaio House
  • Jasper Farmers Market Report (11/10/2022)

    Such a beautiful day for the Jasper Farmers Market! A cool beginning that warmed up the vendors and customers alike. A light breeze with occasional gusts kept the tents flapping, yet the Autumn colors mixed with the vendors colorful decorations making for a lively market. Many vendors aimed to p... more
  • Jasper Farmers Market Report
  • Nelson Town Hall Meeting | Master Park Plan (11/10/2022)

    Nelson Georgia Town Hall Meeting to discuss the Master Park Plan with Mr. Michael Kidd. The meeting was held at the Nelson City Hall – 1985 Kennesaw Ave., Nelson, GA on November 10, 2022.... more
  • Nelson Town Hall Meeting | Master Park Plan
  • Pickens County Board of Education November 2022 (11/10/2022)
    2023-2024 School Calendar Approved
    AGENDA I. Call to Order II. Invocation III. Pledge of Allegiance IV. Approval of Agenda V. Recognitions A. Sophie Morgan Wins First Place in State 4-H Public Speaking Competition [ Time in video 3:05 ] VI. Superintendent Reports A. Financial Update - Amy Smith, Chief Financial Of cer... more
  • Pickens County Board of Education November 2022
  • Town of Talking Rock Council November 2022 (11/10/2022)

    AGENDA I. Call meeting to order II. Pledge of Allegiance III. Mayor Announcements: Donation Presentation to Joy House and Pickens County Animal Rescue IV. Approval of October 2022 Meeting Minutes V. Approval of October Financial Report VI. Summary of Maintenance Old Business: ... more
  • Town of Talking Rock Council November 2022

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