PICKENS COUNTY NEWS & PRESS RELEASES
The Pickens County Chamber of Commerce would like to congratulate Misty's Boutique & Massage on its continued growth and success. Misty's Boutique & Massage has a wide variety of the latest trending fashions. Misty’s not only offers women's apparel, they have girl's clothing sizes from 6/7-16. Be... more
When Kayla and Tim Reddin, of Ball Ground, Ga. decided to add to their family, they tried for three years to have a second child. But just last week, they welcomed not one, but two babies into their lives at Piedmont Mountainside Hospital. Kameryn Faith Reddin and Colton Jase Reddin were born on ... more
ESPLOST Ballot Resolution ... more
August 22nd at Rocco's Pub
Are you feeling particularly lucky? If so, you could be the winner of a 2015 Chevy Malibu or a 2015 Chevy Silverado from Day's Chevrolet or a 2015 Ford Fusion or 2015 Ford Escape from Shottenkirk Ford. They are beautiful and waiting on one lucky person to drive them home. If a new car isn’t your thi... more
The popular hoedown that benefits Good Samaritan Health & Wellness Center is coming Saturday, October 10 at 5:00 p.m. at the Lowe Barn in Jasper. Banks & Shane band will again provide music and entertainment. The hoedown will include a feast of barbeque with all the trimmings, a bar, dancing, and... more
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In this issue: Share The Road; How to check your car's oil; School Bus Safety; Potato Pancakes...
August 15, 2015 from 9:00am to 3:00pm
The Jasper Merchants Association is sponsoring the Jasper Arts Fair on Saturday, August 15, 2015 from 9:00am to 3:00pm. We’ve taken over D.B. Carroll Street in Downtown Jasper at the intersection with Mark Whitfield Drive. Come and enjoy the day shopping for unique items from over 30 different ve... more
Team Fire Power, 1st place winners, having fun with part of their prize
All Proceeds Benefit Georgia Mountains Hospice, Prevent Child Abuse Pickens, St. Vincent De Paul, CARES (Pickens County Food Pantry) and ACES (Appalachian Children's Emergency Shelter)....
Qualifying Information for upcoming local elections on November 3rd in Jasper, Nelson and Talking Rock....
Highlights: JYSA presented $6,000 check from proceeds of Mayor's Golf Tournament; City Park baseball fields repair approved; Port Royal update from Gerry Nechtvatal, Economic Development Director; GBI is leading investigation along with city detectives for the armed robbery at SaveALot...
The Optimist Club of Jasper made their first round of annual donations to Pickens County organizations at their regular meeting on August 6th at Last Catch Seafood restaurant. Each of the organizations that received donations from the local Optimist Club helps our club meet the mission of Optimi... more
There are usually new vendors at the market and this week there were two who both were selling things we have not seen at the market before. Gourmet olive oil, handsomely bottled, available in several flavors, Aubree Magness's company is called Home Appétit and they produce other products, as wel... more
Off the Wall Soccer Club is an indoor New Generation Elite Turf field within a 10,000 square foot climate controlled building near the Pickens County Airport in Jasper, Georgia. BALLZINGA is played on the second Sunday of month beginning at 1:00 p.m. ...
The Pickens Sheriff's Auxiliary is holding a Gun Raffle this year. Five firearms are being raffled: Glock 43 9mm, Glock 42 380, Sig P938 9 mm with laser, Ruger 10/22 Take Down Stainless and an AR-15 Rifle DPMS. Proceeds will benefit Pickens Sheriff's Auxiliary outreach and community support projects... more
Sgt David Collins Memorial Bike Ride is annual event that starts at the intersection of Hwy. 515 and Philadephia Road, which is dedicated in David's memory. Sgt. Collins died at the age of 24 in Ar Ramadi, Iraq, on April 9, 2006...