(Fairmont, GA) – Thomas Rodriguez, 36, of 191 West Destiny Drive in Fairmont was arrested yesterday and charged with four counts of Sexual Exploitation of Children (Possession of Child Pornography), The arrest was made after the Georgia Bureau of Investigation (GBI) and the Pickens County Sheriff’... more
Now is a good time to get berries if you would like to enter the Jasper Farmers Market jam and jelly contest that will be held later this fall. There were both blueberries and blackberries at the market this weekend.
Jenny Fellenbaum said she had a lot more blackberries to pick and would be ba... more
"We wanted to say thank you for all you do in our community," sated Jack Dunn owner of Clock Tower Gifts and The Jasper Drug Store. "I want to say another thank you to the community for making the day a real success and calling attention to these community servants," added Dunn. It was a family fu... more
Four Legged Love From Izzy (7/16/2014) One-year-old Welsh corgi, cardigan mix female dog A donation to Pickens Animal Rescue in someone’s name would make a wonderful birthday, anniversary, memorial or special occasion present and would help make sure no Buddy is left behind. All donations go to help the pets. Donations are accepted every day at the PAR Rescued Furniture Store.
If yo... more
Four Legged Love From KITTENS (7/16/2014) Two for the price of one! 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
KPB Awards July Green Thumb Award (7/16/2014) Congratulations to the to the Pendleys of Marble Hill, Georgia Keep Pickens Beautiful is proud to present the Green Thumb Award for July to the Pendleys of Marble Hill.
Roots run deep....for Dolly and Larry Pendley of 3055 Fortner Road in Marble Hill. Dolly has been a resident of Marble Hill all her life. Her home is actually a parcel of land left to her by ... more
NOTICE - ROAD CLOSINGS JULY 22-25 (7/16/2014) Carnes Mill Road and Whitestone Road at Railroad Crossings NOTICE - ROAD CLOSINGS
Carnes Mill Road at the railroad crossing and Whitestone Road at the railroad
crossing will be closed to thru traffic July 22nd until July 25th to upgrade crossings.
ALL THRU TRAFFIC SHOULD UTILIZE WHITESTONE ROAD off Highway 515.... more
Gubernatorial candidate David Perdue and wife Bonnie visited Jasper Tuesday morning to meet and greet people at The Carriage House.
He is on a 50-Stop week tour of Georgia before primary election day on July 22nd.
Perdue is in a runoff with Jack Kingston for the Republican nomination to fa... more
Update from Jasper Police Department on Recent Events (7/16/2014) Dairy Queen, Mary Ann's and Yellow Page Index It has come to the attention of the Jasper Police Department of numerous rumors and misleading information being spread throughout the community via social media or other means of communication concerning Dairy Queen, Mary Ann's & Yellow Page Index. Due to the number of calls we have received and co... more
Burnt Mountain Matters July 2014 (7/14/2014) Donate a percentage of your Kroger purchases to the Burnt Mountain Center In this Issue: Summertime Safety Tips, 4th of July Word Scramble, In Loving Memory, Employees of the Month: July 2014...
Do you shop at Kroger? If so, check out their program called Community Rewards. It allows you to donate a percentage of your purchases to the organization of your choice every ... more
Family-Friendly CROSSOVER Concert Series Returns to Jasper (7/14/2014) Lots of Special Activities Planned for Children at this Event! The Christian concert series known is "Crossover" is taking place this weekend in Jasper. The July 19th event will be held at Jasper’s Lee Newton Park and begins at 3:00 pm. This year's Crossover has special plans in the works for a mobile petting zoo with live animals for the kids provided by th... more
FREE CAR WASH! (7/14/2014) Cub Scouts Pack 288 Car Wash on Saturday, July 19th from 9:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m at Jasper McDonald's FREE CAR WASH by Cub Scouts Pack 288 Car Wash on Saturday, July 19th from 9:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m. at the Jasper McDonald's. Donations gladly accepted. All proceeds directly fund Pack 288's upcoming programs.
Cub Scout Pack 288 is comprised of boys from Pickens County, and they are plann... more
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