City of Nelson and E. W. Hightower Lodge #679 Hosting Public Safety Day (5/28/2014) June 7th from 11AM - 3PM On June 7, 2014, the City of Nelson will host the biggest event to come to the city in many years. Nelson Police Department and E. W. Hightower Lodge #679 F & AM will join forces. They are cosponsoring the first ever Public Safety Day. The event will begin at 11 AM and end at 3 PM.
During this ev... more
Four Legged Love From Jethro (5/28/2014) Two-year-old male Treeing Walker Coonhound mix dog 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:
Hello, I am Jethro a beautifully marked Treeing Walker. I w... more
Four Legged Love From Willow and Oliver (5/28/2014) 10 Year Old Cats Need A Home Together Hello, we're Willow and Oliver, both 10 years old, and need a home together after our owner has passed away. We're FREE to a qualified home and have been spayed and vaccinated. Oliver is Deaf and Willow is declawed.
If you can't adopt and want to help the shelter, please donate cleaning ma... more
Wildwood Announces Academic Awards for Second Semester (5/28/2014) Students Named to “Honor Roll” and “Honor Roll with Distinction” Lists Wildwood Christian Academy honored students for academic achievement, announcing the "Honor Roll" and "Honor Roll with Distinction" lists for the second semester of the 2013-2014 academic year.
Beginning in middle school, Wildwood recognizes students for two levels of academic achievement. Studen... more
Ryan Quinton Arrested for Driving Under the Influence This Past Weekend (5/27/2014) Press Releases from Pickens Sheriff's Office and Mr. Quinton's Defense Attorney PSO RELEASE:
Deputies from the Pickens Sheriff’s Office have arrested Mr. Ryan Quinton of Jasper, Georgia.
On May 24, 2014 at approximately 01:00 hours, deputies assigned to the Georgia Governor’s Office of Highway Traffic special unit H.E.A.T. (Highway Enforcement of Aggressive Traff... more
(Jasper, Ga.) The idea of Little Red Wagons being used in hospitals is not a common concept, but with a special project from Chattahoochee Technical College welding students it will be a practical one at Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta. Welding and Joining Technology Instructor Dave Taylor has been... more
According to preliminary results, Georgia Department of Natural Resources aerial surveys in January and March documented 188 occupied nesting territories, 148 successful nests and 235 young fledged.
Those are the largest totals recorded for each category in decades. Some 40 years ago, this iconic... more
New Park 'Eagle's Rest' Hosting Two Summer Solstice Events (5/25/2014) Sunrise Event and Picnic on June 21, 2014 Eagle’s Rest on Mt. Oglethorpe will host two summer solstice events on June 21, 2014.
At the first event, The Summer Solstice moment at 6:51am, the sun will rise to the sound of music…a singular flute and the sound of drums. It’s that magic moment for reflection and serenity.
The second event... more
On May 14, 2014, E. W. Hightower Lodge #679 F&AM held an open meeting and family night. There were approximately 60 people present. Those present were treated to a great BBQ supper before the meeting.
The special guests of the evening were Brother Arnold Clarence Eaton and Deputy Grand Master of... more
Jasper, Georgia in Pickens County in the North Georgia Mountains Blaine, Hinton, Jasper, Ludville, Marble Hill, Nelson, Talking Rock & Tate GA
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