PICKENS COUNTY NEWS & PRESS RELEASES


  • PHS Students Attend Skills USA Fall Leadership Conference (11/3/2014)

    On Thursday and Friday, October 23-24, 2014, five members of the Skills USA Club at Pickens High School attended the Skills USA Fall Leadership Conference on Jekyll Island. The students that attended were: Leala Stanfield, Alexis Swofford, Luke Stephens, Tate McCollum and Kyle Baker. They at... more
  • PHS Students Attend Skills USA Fall Leadership Conference
  • Pickens County Chamber of Commerce Welcomes New Member Discount Tire with a Ribbon Cutting (11/3/2014)

    The Pickens County Chamber of Commerce would like to Welcome Discount Tire to the Chamber of Commerce and congratulates them on their Ribbon Cutting, held October 15, 2015. Discount Tire is celebrating 35 years in business and now, 3 generations. Discount Tire is not only a tire dealer who sale whol... more
  • Pickens County Chamber of Commerce Welcomes New Member Discount Tire with a Ribbon Cutting
  • Pickens County Chamber Recognizes Crossroads Painting with a Ribbon Cutting (11/3/2014)

    The Pickens County Chamber of Commerce is proud to have Crossroads Painting as part of our Chamber family. Thursday, September 18th the Chamber celebrated with a Ribbon Cutting ceremony their location at 4855 Hwy 53 East in Tate. Crossroads Painting is a fully licensed and insured home and commer... more
  • Pickens County Chamber Recognizes Crossroads Painting with a Ribbon Cutting
  • Piedmont Physicians Mountainside Internal Medicine Ribbon Cutting (11/3/2014)

    The Pickens County Chamber of Commerce and Piedmont Mountainside welcomes W. Gregory Berkley, M.D., and Kathirae Severson, M.D., to the new Internal Medicine practice on the Piedmont campus. On October 21, a ribbon cutting ceremony and open house event was held at the office, attended by Chamber... more
  • Piedmont Physicians Mountainside Internal Medicine Ribbon Cutting
  • Salon 84 Ribbon Cutting (11/3/2014)

    The Pickens County Chamber of Commerce is proud to welcome Salon 84 to the Community and to the Chamber. Salon 84 opened September 22nd and was honored with a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony on September 30th. Experience dedicated professionalism with their talented artists. Your appearance is their hig... more
  • Salon 84 Ribbon Cutting
  • Teacher of the Year (11/3/2014)

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  • TATE DAY (11/1/2014)

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  • Downtown Trick or Treat (10/31/2014)

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  • Pickens vs Gilmer Football (10/31/2014)

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  • Pickens vs Gilmer Football
  • Barge pulls in to PHS last Friday (10/29/2014)

    Last Friday the State School Superintendent, John Barge, visited Pickens High, as promised when he said he would visit every school upon being elected. Barge said, "Both leaders and teachers are critical to an effective school." Barge, as well as Pickens County Schools Superintendent, Dr. Lula M... more
  • Barge pulls in to PHS last Friday
  • Four Legged Love From Daisy (10/29/2014)
    Five year old basset hound female dog
    Hi, I am Daisy, a really special dog. The people here at the PAR Ranch say I would be good with any type family or home. I guess that means I am adaptable as well as adoptable. I am house trained and I walk well on a leash. And I look pretty cool with my tan and white coat and freckled no... more
  • Four Legged Love From Daisy
  • Habitat Pickens breaks ground on Good Hope Acres community (10/29/2014)

    A groundbreaking ceremony for Good Hope Acres, Habitat Pickensí first neighborhood construction project, was held near the construction site on Lance Road on a rainy October 15 afternoon with over 40 people in attendance. The folks picked to purchase the first house in the neighborhood, Jessica a... more
  • Habitat Pickens breaks ground on Good Hope Acres community
  • Hair Salon 84 joins Keep Pickens Beautiful Business Recycling Program (10/29/2014)

    Keep Pickens Beautiful is pleased to partner with the Hair Salon 84 located at 84 West Church Street, by placing a recycle container at her business. Amy plans to start out recycling plastic bottles and aluminum cans. Ms. Leakís new business had their grand opening September 22, 2014. Her salon at 8... more
  • Hair Salon 84 joins Keep Pickens Beautiful Business Recycling Program
  • It's National Cat Day and 60 CATS NEED A LOVING HOME! (10/29/2014)

    The Animal Shelter of Pickens County needs safe loving homes for more than 60, yes SIXTY!, cats and kittens. Adoption parentís new pet will have all its shots, be spayed or neutered AND be a loyal companion the rest of its life! FREE! There are Cats and Kittens of all shapes, sizes, ages, colo... more
  • It's National Cat Day and 60 CATS NEED A LOVING HOME!
  • PICKENS vs GILMER FOOTBALL (10/29/2014)
    Come out and support the Dragons on Halloween Night
    Jacob Ray, a journalism staff member (disclaimer: who is also a member of the football team) interviewed several students and a few teachers to get thoughts and predictions about the upcoming Gilmer Game. His interviews are below: Deondre G. - "We are going to beat Gilmer! Score: A lot to a littl... more
  • PICKENS vs GILMER FOOTBALL
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