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PICKENS COUNTY NEWS & PRESS RELEASES


  • Citizen of the Year Nomination Underway (11/13/2013)

    The Pickens County Chamber of Commerce is currently accepting nominations for the 2014 Citizen of the Year. The Citizen of the Year will once again announced during the Annual Winter Ball which will be held January 25, 2014 allowing for the Citizen to wear the crown throughout an entire calendar ye... more
  • Citizen of the Year Nomination Underway
  • Four Legged Love From Daisy (11/13/2013)

    If you are looking for a loyal and fun companion, a buddy for one of your pets, someone to talk to, take rides with, or hold in your lap, please consider the following pet who needs a forever home to fill with laughter and love: Hi, I am Daisy and I am so happy to have a chance to tell y... more
  • Four Legged Love From Daisy
  • Four Legged Love From Mona (11/13/2013)

    If you are looking for a loyal and fun companion, a buddy for one of your pets, someone to talk to, take rides with, or hold in your lap, please consider the following pet who needs a forever home to fill with laughter and love: Hi! I am Mona, a female, bulldog mix. I weigh about 50 poun... more
  • Four Legged Love From Mona
  • New Season New Vendors at Winter Farmers Market - Goat Cheese and Noodles (11/13/2013)

    Saturday, November 9, the first Jasper Farmers Market of the Winter Season went well. Hope to see you there next time. It’s good to shop local but you know about that. Here are the dates. Mark your calendar. November 23 December 7 and 21 Hours are 9:30 to 1:30. Note also: Jasper... more
  • New Season New Vendors at Winter Farmers Market - Goat Cheese and Noodles
  • Pickens Chamber Welcome New Member The Jasper Art Gallery (11/13/2013)

    The Pickens County Chamber of Commerce would like to welcome The Jasper Art Gallery to the Chamber and congratulate them on their Ribbon Cutting, held October 4, 2013. The Jasper Art Gallery offers a variety of unique handmade art, crafts, and gifts created by local artists at reasonable prices.... more
  • Pickens Chamber Welcome New Member The Jasper Art Gallery
  • 'Tis the Season to Be Prepared (11/13/2013)

    It’s true that there’s no place like home for the holidays. With the temperature dropping, there’s nothing like bundling up with the family around the fire to enjoy some holiday cheer. However, the open hearths, candles and holiday cooking also bring an increased risk for house fires. According ... more
  • Freeze Warning and Wind Advisory Tonight (11/12/2013)
    Potential for snow has decreased
    Snow: The potential for snow has continued to decrease and this morning the mention of snow was removed from the forecast. Rain showers will be possible across extreme north Georgia (north of Rome to Gainesville) this morning through about 5pm. It appears at this time the cold air will be lagging be... more
  • Freeze Warning and Wind Advisory Tonight
  • Dragons Win 7AAAA, ‘Nettes Are Runner-Up (11/8/2013)

    The PHS Boys’ Varsity Cross Country Team came close last year, falling to Dalton by only 2 points and settling for Region Runner-up in the 2012 Region Championship. This year’s edition came on much stronger. Behind the power of 1st, 2nd, 4th, 9th and 14th place finishes by Sean Parker, Turner Morano... more
  • Dragons Win 7AAAA, ‘Nettes Are Runner-Up
  • Fitness for Seniors: November Program for Retired Educators (11/7/2013)

    The Pickens County Retired Educators Association will meet on November 13th in the Public Use room of United Community Bank. Lunch, prepared by Taste of Joy Catering, will begin at 11:30 a.m. The price for lunch is $12.00. The meeting will begin following the meal. Guest speaker will be Lory Week... more
  • Fitness for Seniors: November Program for Retired Educators
  • Four Legged Love From Betsy (11/6/2013)

    If you are looking for a loyal and fun companion, a buddy for one of your pets, someone to talk to, take rides with, or hold in your lap, please consider the following pet who needs a forever home to fill with laughter and love: Hi! I am Betsy, a one year old gray tabby short hair kitty.... more
  • Four Legged Love From Betsy
  • Four Legged Love From Oden & Ragnar (11/6/2013)

    If you are looking for a loyal and fun companion, a buddy for one of your pets, someone to talk to, take rides with, or hold in your lap, please consider the following pets who need a forever home to fill with laughter and love: Hi, we are Oden and Ragnar, two black and tan one year old ... more
  • Four Legged Love From Oden & Ragnar
  • Harmony Elementary Teachers Receive AEMC's Bright Ideas Grant (11/6/2013)

    Amicalola EMC’s Bright Ideas grant program is a competition designed to reward teachers who take the time to plan, research and put into action a creative learning experience for students. The 2013-2014 school year is the fourth year for the Bright Ideas program at Amicalola EMC. Harmony Element... more
  • Harmony Elementary Teachers Receive AEMC's Bright Ideas Grant
  • Nelson & Talking Rock Election Results (11/6/2013)

    Below are the results for Nelson and Talking Rock elections. Nelson Mayor Larry Ray 88 (unopposed) Council Seats Jackie Jarrett 69 (unopposed) Edith Portillo 24 Thad Thacker 82 - Winner Talking Rock Mayor Peter Cagle 8 Carol Opdenhoff 18 - Winner Council Sea... more
  • Pickens County Republican Party Welcomes GA State Rep. Rick Jasperse to the November Meeting (11/6/2013)

    On Monday, November 11th (Veterans Day), the Pickens County Republican Party will meet at 7 p.m. at Chattahoochee Technical College for the November monthly meeting. Note this important meeting date change. There was a conflict with a special program by the Dawson County Republican Party presentin... more
  • Pickens County Republican Party Welcomes GA State Rep. Rick Jasperse to the November Meeting
  • Tater Patch Players to present a Holiday Comedy (11/6/2013)
    Dashing Through the Snow
    November will ring in the Holiday Season in Pickens County. This year the Tater Patch Players have traded in their Christmas Wassail for a hilarious stage play. The program will bring you many colorful characters, in different walks of life, and they have all found their way to the Snowflake Inn. ... more
  • Tater Patch Players to present a Holiday Comedy
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