| WEATHER ALERT: Winter Storm Watch in effect from Thursday afternoon through Friday morning (1/16/2013) |
The NWS in Peachtree City has issued a winter storm watch, which is in effect from Thursday afternoon through Friday morning.
Locations, north of a line from Carrollton to Atlanta to Jefferson.
Hazard types, snow and black ice.
Accumulations, 2 to 4 inches across the northeast and northw... more
| GEORGIA’S 2013 FISHING REGULATIONS NOW AVAILABLE (1/15/2013) |
(SOCIAL CIRCLE, Ga.) - Beginning this weekend, anglers can find the new 2013 Georgia Sport Fishing Regulations Guide online and in print, announces the Georgia Department of Natural Resources’ Wildlife Resources Division (WRD).
“This guide is designed to help anglers find great places to fish a... more
| PICKENS COUNTY BOARD OF EDUCATION BOARD MEETING SCHEDULE 2013 (1/15/2013) |
Time has been changed to 6:30 p.m.
Meetings are held at the Pickens County Board Conference Center on 91 D.B. Carroll Street, Jasper, GA 30143.
January 10, 2013 6:00 p.m.
February 14, 2013 6:30 p.m.
March 14, 2013 6:30 p.m.
April 11, 2013 6:30 p.m.
May 9, 2013 6:30 p.m.
June 20, 2013 6:30 p.m.
July 11, 2013 6:30 ... more
| Pickens County Planning & Development December 2012 Report (1/15/2013)|
2012 Building Permits - 319; 2011 Building Permits - 313; 2010 Building Permits - 284; 2090 Building Permits - 331 --- Report opens in new window (PDF)...
| WINTER WEATHER POSSIBLE ACROSS NORTH GEORGIA ON THURSDAY (1/15/2013) |
A STRONG LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL MOVE ACROSS THE STATE ON THURSDAY, JANUARY 17.
AHEAD OF THE SYSTEM, A DEEP SOUTHERLY FLOW WILL SPREAD AMPLE GULF MOISTURE NORTHWARD, RESULTING IN WIDESPREAD RAIN ACROSS NORTH AND CENTRAL GEORGIA. AS THE ASSOCIATED COLD FRONT PUSHES INTO THE CAROLINAS THURSDAY ... more
| Four Legged Love From Edlyn (1/14/2013) |
The following pets are looking for a home to fill with laughter and love.
I am Edlyn a domestic medium hair female cat. I have a beautiful black, white and brown calico coat and I weigh about eight pounds. I am very warm, cuddly and friendly. I think I might be PURRFECT for you. ... more
| Four Legged Love From Satchel (1/14/2013) |
The following pet is looking for a home to fill with laughter and love.
Hi, I am Satchel, a one-year old male Terrier-Standard Daschund Mix dog. I have a beautiful black coat with Brindle highlights. I weigh about 30 pounds and I like people and kids. I am obedient, friendly, and sw... more
| A New Day in the Georgia Legislature (1/11/2013)|
The 2013-2014 term of the General Assembly officially began this week with unusually warm weather unlike the major ice storm we experienced two years ago that shut down most of Georgia’s interstates and primary transportation systems for several days. The Governor gave his State of the State Address...
| Thousands starting the New Year by going back to school at CTC (1/11/2013) |
624 Enrolled at Appalachian Campus
Chattahoochee Technical College, which was recently ranked as the 8th largest college or university in Georgia by the Atlanta Business Chronicle, opened the semester with an influx of new and returning students. As of the first day of classes, approximately 11,600 students were on the rolls for the ... more
| CAPAA Recital at the Dean Center in Jasper (1/9/2013) |
The Creative and Performing Arts Academy held its second student recital on October 28, 2012 at the Dean Center in Jasper, Georgia. CAPAA Students participating were Benjamin Ellingson (piano), Thomas Ellingson (piano), Emma DiPuma (piano), Nick DiPuma (guitar), Emily Fields (piano), Justin Godfre... more
| Chattahoochee Tech Grads Preparing for a State Exam See Fun in the Prep Work (1/9/2013) |
(Acworth, Ga) - Preparing for an exam is not usually fun, but for a group of Nursing Assistant graduates at Chattahoochee Technical College it was a few hours of games, races and competition. The competition, which took place Monday, Jan. 7, at the North Metro Campus in Acworth, featured a variety o... more
| Chattahoochee Tech Ranked 8th Among Georgia’s Colleges and Universities (1/9/2013) |
Chattahoochee Technical College is ranked as 8th in the state of Georgia by the Atlanta Business Chronicle’s list of the area’s 25 largest colleges and universities. The annual listing is part of the publication’s 2012-2013 Book of Lists, which contains 122 lists of Georgia schools, businesses, heal... more
| COLLINS OPENS D.C. AND DISTRICT OFFICES (1/9/2013)|
(Gainesville, GA)– Rep. Doug Collins (GA-R) has announced the opening of his 9th District Congressional offices in Washington, D.C. and Gainesville, GA. Georgia's newest Congressman will begin operation with one district office, having Constituent Services Representatives perform weekly office hours...
| POSTER CONTEST’S 23RD YEAR CELEBRATES ‘CITIZEN SCIENCE’ (1/9/2013) |
Postmark deadline for state-level contest entries is March 27, 2013
(SOCIAL CIRCLE, Ga.) – Teachers and students across Georgia can celebrate Georgia’s wildlife and students’ artistic interests by participating in this year’s Give Wildlife a Chance Poster Contest.
Whether exploring their schoolyard and backyard environments or taking a field trip to a park, natur... more
| What is Pet Insurance? (1/9/2013) |
A friend of mine had a small dog that she was walking on the sidewalk with a retractable leash. He darted into the road, and she was unable to stop him with the retractable leash. He was hit by a car and sustained multiple fractures to his pelvis. The damage was so severe, he had to be referred to a... more
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