PICKENS COUNTY NEWS & PRESS RELEASES


  • People Who Know Food Shop at the Jasper Farmers Market (9/8/2015)

    You will often see Hans Rueffert, Jaspers own celebrity chef and owner of the Woodbridge Inn, shopping at the JFM. Almost every Saturday morning Sandy and David Gerhardt, from Natural Market Place, are there to buy the weeks vegetables for their meals. What they all have in common is knowledge abo... more
  • People Who Know Food Shop at the Jasper Farmers Market
  • Pickens County Visitor Center Kiosk (9/8/2015)

    Have you noticed the kiosk outside the Pickens County Chamber of Commerce? If no is your answer, place a trip to the Chamber on your to do list this weekend! We are so excited to report that, this year, the Chamber became an official Georgia Visitor Center! In response to this new event, Gwen Br... more
  • Pickens County Visitor Center Kiosk
  • Sister Cats Looking For A Home Together (9/8/2015)

    Hello there. We are Miss Kitty and Bear, sisters here at Pickens Animal Rescue. We are bonded and would love a home together. We enjoy lying around on our perch and relaxing the day away. We think we have it made here but sometimes we hear the staff talking about loving forever homes. We’re n... more
  • Sister Cats Looking For A Home Together
  • JEEPFEST Trails, etc. (9/6/2015)

    Photos of Trails, Crawl on Cop Car, Mud Pit Competition, JeepHut Unofficial Kick Off Party at Rocco's Pub and Morning Worship Service by Woodstock Church Jasper....
  • JEEPFEST Trails, etc.
  • Sheriff's Jeepfest Home Base (9/6/2015)

    Photos from obstacle course, vendors and helicopter ride...
  • Sheriff's Jeepfest Home Base
  • JEEPFEST Show-N-Shine (9/4/2015)

    The Sheriff's Jeepfest Show-N-Shine was held on Main Street in Jasper with live music by CC Morgan Band and Jacob Bryant....
  • JEEPFEST Show-N-Shine
  • Three Qualify for City of Nelson Council (9/4/2015)

    CANDIDATES QUALIFIED FOR THE NOVEMBER 3, 2015 CITY OF NELSON – GENERAL ELECTION For City Council David Hamby Michael Haviland (Incumbent) Tina M. Monaghan (Incumbent) ... more
  • Pickens County Board of Commissioners Work Session (Video) (9/3/2015)

    Items for Discussion: Scott Moody – Liberty National Insurance; Purple Heart County; Water Board Appointment; RFPs for Comprehensive Compensation/Classification Study; Request to have the road closed at Old Grandview Road that runs through property at Camp Grandview. ...
  • Pickens County Board of Commissioners Work Session (Video)
  • BOO WHO? Scarecrow Contest (9/2/2015)
    Entry Deadline is September 28th
    The Jasper Merchants Association is hosting Jasper's Fourth Annual BOO WHO? Scarecrow Contest. Event will be held in Downtown Jasper and will run the month of October. The Scarecrows will be on display along Main and Church Streets (more streets if necessary) in Downtown Jasper. Very visible locatio... more
  • BOO WHO? Scarecrow Contest
  • Drive-by Flu Shot Clinic in Pickens is September 22nd (9/2/2015)

    Residents can once again roll in, roll up a sleeve and arm against four strains of flu at Drive-by Flu Shot Clinics opening soon throughout North Georgia. Always fast, safe, and convenient, public health departments in Cherokee, Fannin, Gilmer, Murray, Pickens and Whitfield Counties have conducte... more
  • Drive-by Flu Shot Clinic in Pickens is September 22nd
  • Marble Valley Friends Fall Barbecue Scheduled (9/2/2015)
    Orders must be placed by September 9th
    "When it's barbecue time in Tate, and the chicken's on the grill Then longin' to be tasting it, gives me a thrill. Just to smell the glowing charcoal, when it's sizzling in the pit And to hear the car a-coming with my little bit" The writer apologizes to the Sons of the Pioneers f... more
  • Marble Valley Friends Fall Barbecue Scheduled
  • Movie Under the Stars: 'Home' (9/2/2015)

    North Georgia Community Action's Pickens County Community Service Center will be hosting their second annual fundraising event, "Movie under the Stars" on September 12th where they will be showing the DreamWorks picture "Home". The movie will start when it gets dark in Lee Newton Park, roughly ... more
  • Movie Under the Stars:  'Home'
  • PHS XC Report: Teams Run Well at Saucony Battle of Atlanta (9/2/2015)

    The Dragons and 'Nettes had to catch the bus early last Saturday in order to make the 2 hour bus ride south to Nash Farms Battlefield in Hampton for the 2015 Saucony Battle of Atlanta XC Invitational (5K / 3.1 miles). As always, the meet was well attended with plenty of top teams from around Georgia... more
  • PHS XC Report:  Teams Run Well at Saucony Battle of Atlanta
  • Qualifying Ended for City of Jasper and Talking Rock (9/2/2015)

    Qualifying has ended for the City Jasper and Talking Rock. Since there are no opposed seats in Talking Rock, there will not be an election. Tony Fountain's seat is the only one opposed in the City of Jasper and will be determined in the General Election on November 3, 2015. CITY OF JASPER... more
  • Retired Educators and Healing 4 Heroes (9/2/2015)

    With school bells having called educators and students back from summer break, retired educators are also resuming their community activities. The Pickens County Retired Educators Association (PCREA) will resume its regular meeting on Wednesday, September 9th. President Ann Mackenzie announces that ... more
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