Winter Storm visits Pickens

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A lone car, tipped over with the top peeled back, is one of a few visual reminders of the ordeal Pickens County endured last week. This car, on Henderson Mountain Road near South Basin, was one of the first wrecks that occurred in the scramble to get to safety last Tuesday when the snow storm that crippled Georgia started. Although the snow has finally melted after many were forced to stay home for days, scenes such as this car still send shudders down one’s spine, a bleak reminder. (more…)

Possible Forensic Audit for County Moves Forward

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Before the Board of Commissioner’s meeting got started last Thursday, State Representative Rick Jasperse visited with a welcome surprise. He gave the Pickens Board of Commissioners a check for $41,000 from the Georgia Department of Transportation to cover a portion of the damage caused by August’s floods. (more…)

Road Closure Ordinance May Include Fee

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Pickens County continued to craft a road closure ordinance this week, discussing the matter at Wednesday’s July board of commissioners’ workshop. (more…)

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Weaver Says Comp Plans Nothing New

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Jasper Mayor John Weaver says county and city planning is nothing new. (more…)

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Comp Plan Moves Toward Public Hearing

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Pickens County Public Relations Director Norman Pope says deadlines are the most important part of the comprehensive plan process. (more…)

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County Has Options for Character Areas, Starts Comp Plan Process

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The county held its first public hearing for its five year comprehensive plan update late last week. (more…)

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County Seeks Volunteers for Comprehensive Plan Committee

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Pickens County Public Relations Director Norman Pope announced last week that the county is seeking volunteers for the Pickens County Comprehensive Plan. (more…)

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Courthouse Demolition Moves Ahead

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Demolition is expected to begin next week (more…)

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