| Rescued Furniture Store joins Keep Pickens Beautiful Business Recycling Program (8/10/2014) |
Keep Pickens Beautiful is pleased to partner with the Rescued Furniture Store on North Main Street, by placing recycle containers at their business. The store plans to recycle paper, plastic and aluminum cans and cardboard. The Rescue Furniture Store is run by volunteers and all proceeds go to help ... more
| Jennifer Jones Galligan Meets Qualification Requirements to Run Against Byron Long for Board of Education Post 3 (8/8/2014)|
The Pickens County Board of Elections and Registration verified that Jennifer Jones Galligan qualified as an Independent Candidate to run against Byron Long for the Pickens County Board of Education Post 3. She needed 830 valid signatures and collected 897. The election will be held during the Gen... more
| Pickens Community Used Book Sale (8/8/2014) |
September 4th, 5th, and 6th at Chattahoochee Technical College
The Pickens Community Used Book Sale is September 4th, 5th, and 6th at Chattahoochee Technical College, Appalachian Campus. The event is sponsored by The Friends of the Pickens Library.
Paperbacks $.50 & $1.00
Children's Books $.25
Thursday, September ... more
| Pickens County Beer and Wine Board Meeting (Video) (8/7/2014)|
| Pickens County Board of Commissioners Work Session (Video) (8/7/2014)|
Items for Discussion: Employee Health Insurance – Matt Bidwell/ MSI Benefits ...
| Four Legged Love From Heidi Lu (8/6/2014) |
Hello, I am Heidi Lu, a beautiful robust lady. I like lots of attention and petting. My coat is such a beautiful white, orange, and black it is almost impossible not to stroke and pet. I weigh about 18 pounds, but I am on a diet and will be slim and trim soon I am sure even though I don’... more
| Four Legged Love From Kttens (8/6/2014) |
Kitten Season in Pickens County is in full swing! The Shelter has kittens of all colors, breeds, temperaments, and gender. They are alert, cute, soft, playful and fun. They climb, play tumble over each other, chase toys and cuddle. It is double the fun to have two kittens and makes those diffic... more
| Pickens County Airport Authority Meeting (Video) (8/6/2014)|
| Salsa Winners at the Jasper Farmers Market (8/6/2014) |
All of the salsas that competed in the contest at the market Saturday were very tasty, according to the judges. This was a people’s choice event, everyone who voted was one of the judges. The voting was close and every entry got some votes as the tasters tried to make a decision among the varied a... more
| City of Nelson Council Meeting (Video) (8/5/2014)|
Qualified candidates for City Council announced - Michael 'Mike' Haviland, David Leister, Jr., and Tina Monaghan...
| City of Jasper Georgia Council Meeting (Video) (8/4/2014)|
| COME JOIN THE CHORUS, THE MIGHTY, MIGHTY CHORUS…… (8/4/2014) |
The Marble Valley Community Choir is looking for New Members for their upcoming 2014-15 Concert Season. They meet on select Monday evenings at 7:00 p.m. at the Creative and Performing Arts Academy at 95 Whitfield Drive, Jasper, GA.
You do not have to read music or have ever been in a choir... ... more
| Nelson Police Department August Newsletter (8/4/2014)|
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In this issue: Public Safety Day, Nelson Reserve Unit 5K Hill Challenge, Reserve Unit, Town Hall Meetings, Budget and Grant News, Bible School Parade and 4th of July Parade, School Is Starting, Home Owners Association, Abandoned and dilapidated properties...
| Pickens and Cherokee County Sheriff Offices Looking For Fugitive (8/4/2014) |
Looking in the Salacoa area near Henderson Mountain Road
A Code Red warning was issued for residents in the in the Salacoa area near Henderson Mountain Road to stay in their homes, and be on lookout for a fugitive that the Pickens and Cherokee County Sheriff Offices are currently searching for in the area.
Timothy Eugene Smith could possible by armed ... more
| Pickens County Board of Education Personnel Action Report (8/4/2014)|
Called Meeting on August 4, 2014