PICKENS COUNTY NEWS & PRESS RELEASES

  • Music for Food at Eagle's Rest Park (9/20/2019)

    The sound of music is returning to Eagle’s Rest Park on Mt. Oglethorpe on Saturday, September. 21st. Musicians from Big Canoe will be playing your favorite songs from the past and also perhaps an original composition. Music for Food Bring your love for music and your desire to help the n... more
  • Music for Food at Eagle's Rest Park
  • Reinhardt, Piedmont Healthcare Establish Educational Pathway partnership (9/20/2019)

    Reinhardt University and Piedmont Healthcare have signed a partnership agreement, which will help to provide higher education opportunities for nurses in the Piedmont Healthcare system. The agreement was signed Monday, September 10th at Piedmont Mountainside Hospital in Jasper. The agreement... more
  • Reinhardt, Piedmont Healthcare Establish Educational Pathway partnership
  • Gov. Kemp Welcomes Applications for U.S. Senate (9/18/2019)

    Governor Brian P. Kemp encouraged all qualified Georgians who want to serve in the U.S. Senate to submit their applications online. “To ensure an open and transparent appointment process, I am encouraging all Geor... more
  • Gov. Kemp Welcomes Applications for U.S. Senate
  • The Pickens Report - August 2019 (9/14/2019)

    The fall season is approaching and for locals we know that means the Georgia Marble Festival is coming soon! A local favorite that brings in travelers from all corners of life to the marble capital on the first weekend of October. The two-day festival will consist of art and craft vendors, a free ch... more
  • The Pickens Report - August 2019
  • Jasper City Council September 2019 (9/9/2019)

    NOTE: Video begins with meeting in progress at the reading of the minutes. I. Call meeting to order II. Invocation III. Pledge of Allegiance IV. Adopt agenda V. Read minutes of the August 5, 2019 regular meeting and the August 7, 2019 public meeting A. Lisa Hoyle VI. Old Business A. Subl... more
  • Jasper City Council September 2019
  • Pickens County Airport Authority September 2019 (9/9/2019)

    Meeting already in progress when video starts. TENTATIVE AGENDA 1. Call to order 2. Adoption of the meeting agenda 3. Approval of previous meeting minutes 4. Public input 5. Committee & Authority member reports 6. Treasurer’s report 7. Airport manager’s report 8. Airport engineer’s repo... more
  • Pickens County Airport Authority September 2019
  • Pickens County Planning Commission September 2019 (9/9/2019)

    AGENDA I. INVOCATION AND PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE II. READING AND APPROVAL OF PREVIOUS MEETING MINUTES III. OLD BUSINESS: A. Review of County Ordinances IV. NEW BUSINESS V. BOARD COMMENTS VI. PUBLIC COMMENTS VII. ADJOURNMENT... more
  • Pickens County Planning Commission September 2019
  • Theresa Dinh Named PHS Band Student of the Week (9/9/2019)

    Shottenkirk Ford is proud to announce Theresa Dinh as the Pickens High School Band Member of the Week. Theresa is a Junior flute player in our concert band and marching band. She is a first year marcher and already performs like she's done it for years! She has shown steady, constant improv... more
  • Theresa Dinh Named PHS Band Student of the Week
  • Pickens Board of Commissioners Called Meeting | 2019 Tax Digest & 5-Year History of Levy (9/5/2019)

    I. Call to Order II. Resolution for Tax Exempt Reimbursement Status III. Agreement with Reinhardt University IV. Approve to advertise the 2019 tax digest and 5-year levy IV. Adjourn NOTICE The Pickens County Board of Commissioners does hereby announce that the millage rate will be set at ... more
  • Pickens Board of Commissioners Called Meeting | 2019 Tax Digest & 5-Year History of Levy
  • Pickens County Commissioners Work Session September 2019 (9/5/2019)

    Items for Discussion: 1. Department Updates 2. Discussion - Reinhardt University Agreement 3. General Discussion... more
  • Pickens County Commissioners Work Session September 2019
  • Reese Melvin Named PHS Cheerleader of the Week (8/31/2019)

    Congratulations to Reese Melvin for being named Shottenkirk Ford's Pickens Football Cheerleader of the Week! #GoDragons 🐲📣... more
  • Reese Melvin Named PHS Cheerleader of the Week
  • Jasper Farmers Market Report (8/29/2019)

    We’re seeing rainbows! Rainbows of vegetables like what Kelly Jones of J&J Farms had to offer and Zach (Hiking Man Zed) Henson. Tomatoes, potatoes, eggplant, peppers, garlic, okra, corn. Kelly even had Atomic Grape tomatoes that are green and yellow with amazing flavor! Red Barn had their rainbo... more
  • Jasper Farmers Market Report
  • Sheriff's JEEPFEST - Crawl for the Kids Starts Today (8/29/2019)
    August 29th - September 1st, 2019
    The Sheriff's JEEPFEST is a 3-day event held annually over Labor Day weekend in Pickens County. The JEEP® event is like no other in that it features obstacle course, trail rides, mud pit, bounty hill climb, live music, children's area, food, crawl on a cop car, and so much more. Sheriff Donnie C... more
  • Sheriff's JEEPFEST - Crawl for the Kids Starts Today
  • Brianna Simpson Named PHS Nettes Volleyball Player of the Week (8/28/2019)

    Congratulations to Brianna Simpson for being named Shottenkirk Ford's Pickens High School Nettes Volleyball Player of the Week!... more
  • Brianna Simpson Named PHS Nettes Volleyball Player of the Week
  • Pickens County Schools KALEIDOSCOPE September 2019 (8/28/2019)
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    First installment of the quarterly family engagement newsletter, KALEIDOSCOPE, by Pickens County Schools. DATES TO KNOW September 2—Labor Day—No School September 6—Progress Reports September 23-27—Fall Break October 18—Report Cards November 15—Progress Reports November 25-29—Thanksgiv...
  • Pickens County Schools KALEIDOSCOPE September 2019

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