The oldest continuous farmers market (as well as the friendliest) in the county will open for its 16th season this Saturday, March 28, 2015. The hours are from 7:30 to 12 noon and the location is in the Park and Ride lot next to Lee Newton Park on Church Street in Jasper.
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Georgia DOT’s Maintenance crew is set to begin work on repairing and cold mix patching the deteriorating asphalt spots on State Route (SR) 53 in Pickens County. Work will proceed daily between the hours of 7:30 a.m. and 5:30 p.m., weather permitting. Monday, March 16 through Thursday, March 19, 2015 from 7:30 a.m. until 5:30 p.m.
Is the new restaurant owner, Mr. Wayne Sloop, looking to add wedding venue to the list of available options at the 1907 Restaurant? Maybe so or it could just be some wonderful Ellijay, GA hospitality. [Read more »]
The Pickens County board of education held its regular board meeting on Thursday March 12th, 2015. The meeting saw Pickens County Students spotlighted for achievements, with the Reading Bowl Team, All-State Chorus qualifiers, Honor Band, and and All State Band teams all receiving recognition. Dr. Charles and Lin Pollard along with Mr. Dave Holty were also honored and recognized for service within the Pickens County School System. The superintendent reports were given followed by policy discussions. To entire meeting can be viewed below.
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