Pickens High School will host the USA Wrestling youth state wrestling tournament. Saturday March 9th. The top four wrestlers in each weight class, based on placement in the six sectional tournaments will compete for title of "State Champion."
Please everyone, do not forget the Prayer and Candle Light Vigil Monday evening, 12/17 at 6 pm in downtown Blue Ridge in the park for the victims, the families, the rescuers, law enforcement officials, and Govt employees affected by the tragedy in CT. Lets pull together and pull these people through this!!!
This Sunday Nov. 4th at 2:00 a.m. is the official time to "fall" back to standard time. Be sure to set your clocks back one hour before you go to bed Saturday night as daylight savings time ends and we all go back to standard time. Fetch hopes you enjoy your extra hour of sleep!
The Sole Commissioner will hold the regular meeting on Thursday, August 23rd at 4:00 P.M.
The meeting will be held at the County Administration Building on 1266 E. Church Street Jasper, Georgia 30143
Following the four o'clock meeting, a public hearing regarding the new property tax increase will be held at 6: 00 P.M.
See the agenda for the regular meeting below.
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Bethany Salem Fire Department in Southwest Pickens County is having our open house on July 28, 2012 from 10:00 - 2:00 and would love to invite everyone to come out and take part in the festivities!! We have recently completed our new station at 200 Henderson Mountain Rd.
The 2nd annual Soccer Fest is set to kick off on Friday, July 13th and will run from 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. on field #1 at the REC department. The night will include several different events, including soccer golf, a penalty kick challenge, and a mass soccer game played with twenty balls at one time. Food and drinks will be provided, door prizes will be given out throughout the night, and free tees will be available while supplies last.