PICKENS COUNTY NEWS & PRESS RELEASES


  • Marble Hill Entrepreneur Steve Moranos Earns Multiple Awards (5/6/2014)
    Allstate agency owner recognized for outstanding customer service and sales success
    As a business leader and involved citizen in the Marble Hill and Big Canoe area, Allstate agency owner Steve Moranos has received a number of awards and designations for his work and service to customers. He has owned his agency in Marble Hill since 2007. Moranos received the Agency of the Year a... more
  • Marble Hill Entrepreneur Steve Moranos Earns Multiple Awards
  • Donate to Support Disaster Relief (5/5/2014)

    Help people affected by disaster like the recent tornadoes, storms and countless other crises. Your Gift Can Help Provide: Food & Shelter Emotional Support Emergency Supplies Thank you for your generosity. Your gift will support American Red Cross Disaster Relief, helping people affected ... more
  • Donate to Support Disaster Relief
  • Four Legged Love From Blossom (5/5/2014)
    Two-year-old, domestic short hair mix female cat
    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 Blossom a beautiful black and tan lady. I and ... more
  • Four Legged Love From Blossom
  • Four Legged Love From Johnny D (5/5/2014)
    9-month-old, male Cattle Dog Mix ADOPTED
    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 Johnny D (for Johnny Depp). Like my namesake I giv... more
  • Four Legged Love From Johnny D
  • Good Samaritan facility upgrade construction underway (5/5/2014)
    Fundraising goal key to completion
    Construction of the much needed replacement facilities at the Good Samaritan Health and Wellness Center in Jasper is well underway. The foundation slab and outside wall framing was completed April 26 for phase one of the three-phase project that will eventually do away with the overused modular unit... more
  • Good Samaritan facility upgrade construction underway
  • Local Candidates Answered Questions Following Nonpartisan Forum (5/5/2014)
    Voters submitted questions that were unable to be answered with time constraints
    Voters submitted questions to our local candidates (Board of Education, Representative District 11, and Commissioner Post 1) to the Pickens Chamber following the Nonpartisan Community Candidate Forum on April 21, 2014. Time constraints kept them from being answered at the forum. The Primary El... more
  • Local Candidates Answered Questions Following Nonpartisan Forum
  • Pickens County 4-H Shotgun Team Heading to State This Saturday (5/5/2014)
    32 team members will compete at Rock Eagle in Eatonton, GA
    All of the Pickens County 4-H Shotgun Team qualified on April 26th in Blairsville, GA for the upcoming State Competition this Saturday, May 10th at Rock Eagle in Eatonton, GA. The 32 members, 17 Seniors (9th through 12th Grade) and 15 Juniors (7th & 8th Grade), will compete with over 1,200 indivi... more
  • Pickens County 4-H Shotgun Team Heading to State This Saturday
  • Play On! To Open in June Tater Patch Players Continue to Entertain (5/5/2014)

    Play On! is a comedy about the production of a play by a local playwright. The play within the play is called Murder Most Foul. Play On! is very funny show that reminds us all, If you want something done right, get an expert. Phyllis Montague pens a play. She is a local and has agr... more
  • Play On! To Open in June  Tater Patch Players Continue to Entertain
  • Shop Jasper Farmers Market for Mother's Day (5/5/2014)
    Market is open 7:30 a.m. to Noon on Saturdays
    There were several vendors selling greens at the market this week making a bountiful supply to choose from; spinach, kale, broccoli, chard, lettuces, green onions and more. A new produce vendor was at the market for the first time this Saturday, Harvest Table Farms from Talking Rock. Meghan Cole i... more
  • Shop Jasper Farmers Market for Mother's Day
  • TCSG State Board Approves Tuition Increase Starting in Fall 2014 (5/5/2014)

    (Atlanta) - The state board that oversees the Technical College System of Georgia has approved the system’s request for a tuition increase of $4 per credit hour starting with the upcoming fall semester. The board voted unanimously to accept the increase during their monthly meeting at the TCSG’s... more
  • TCSG State Board Approves Tuition Increase Starting in Fall 2014
  • CARES Cooking Challenge (5/3/2014)

    ...
  • CARES Cooking Challenge
  • Carnival in the Park (5/3/2014)

    ...
  • Carnival in the Park
  • Dedication Ceremony for JUMC Historic Bell's New Location is Sunday, May 11th (5/3/2014)

    Installed in 1870, the Jasper United Methodist Church bell has witnessed numerous changes to the church over the years. These changes, though mostly expansion and innovation, include the 1998 fire that displaced the bell from its home in the sanctuary’s steeple. The bell, retrieved from the rui... more
  • Dedication Ceremony for JUMC Historic Bell's New Location is Sunday, May 11th
  • Big Canoe Tour of Homes (5/2/2014)

    ...
  • Big Canoe Tour of Homes
  • Pickens County Special Olympics (5/2/2014)

    ...
  • Pickens County Special Olympics
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 61 62 63 64 65 66 67 68 69 70 71 72 73 74 75 76 77 78 79 80 81 82 83 84 85 86 87 88 89 90 91 92 93 94 95 96 97 98 99 100 101 102 103 104 105 106 107 108 109 110 111 112 113 114 115 116 117 118 119 120 121 122 123 124 125 126 127 128 129 130 131 132 133 134 135 136 137 138 139 140 141 142 143 144 145 146 147 148 149 150 151 152 153 154 155 156 157 158 159 160 161 162 163 164 165 166 167 168 169 170 171 172 173 174 175 176 177 178 179 180 181 182 183 184 185 186 187 188 189 190 191 192 193 194 195 196 197 198 199 200 201 202 203 204 205 206 207 208 209 210 211 212 213 214 215 216 217 218 219 220 221 222 223 224 225 226 227 228 229 230 231 232 233 234 235 236 237 238 239 240 241 242 243 244 245 246 247 248 249 250 251
    ADVERTISEMENT

    Origami Owl - Susan Catton Independent Consultant







    Instant online visibility. News direct to consumer

    PICKENS COUNTY | BUSINESS | COMMUNITY | GOVERNMENT | EDUCATION | ARTS & RECREATION | EVENTS CALENDAR | PHOTOS | VIDEOS | NEWS
    CLASSIFIED ADS | BIRTHDAYS | ADVERTISE | NEWSLETTER SIGNUP | CONTACT

    Jasper, Georgia in Pickens County in the North Georgia Mountains
    Blaine, Hinton, Jasper, Ludville, Marble Hill, Nelson, Talking Rock & Tate GA

    Register for KnowPickens.com email newsletter & receive weekly updates on events, birthdays, contest & more.


    We make every effort to ensure our information is accurate. The site is supported by third party advertising and KnowPickens.com doesn't endorse or assume any liability for their products or services. If you find errors or would like your information removed, please email info@knowpickens.com.

    ©2015 an elee inc company