2019 Pickens County Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony and Parade

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JASPER, Ga. – Pickens County held their annual Christmas tree lighting ceremony and parade on Saturday, December 7, 2019 in downtown Jasper, GA.

Festivities started at 4 pm, with the reading of the Christmas story beginning around 5:40 pm. The Christmas tree lighting was at 6 pm, with the parade following after.

Free photos with Santa were available, and Toys for Tots was on-scene to collect toy donations.

A slide show of the event may be viewed below!

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Owen Moss is the TeamFYNSports Writer’s Player of the Week for the Dragons!

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Owen Moss is the TeamFYNSports Writer’s Player of the Week for the Dragons!

Moss, a 6-foot-1 junior point guard, scored in double digits in two region wins this week for Pickens (6-0, 2-0 Region 6-4A).

Against Heritage on Tuesday, Dec. 3, Moss scored 14 points as the Dragons won 52-45 in Jasper.

Moss followed that by scoring 16 points in a 70-67 victory against Ridgeland on Friday, Dec. 6, in Rossville.

For his efforts, Moss is the TeamFYNSports Writer’s Player of the Week for the Dragons!

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Sarah Morris the TeamFYNSports Writer’s Player of the Week for the Dragonettes!

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Morris, a senior guard, scored in double digits in two games this week for Pickens (4-2, 2-0 Region 6-4A).

On Tuesday, Dec. 3, Morris scored 17 points as Pickens won the first region game of the season against Heritage, 67-58.

Morris followed that performance by scoring 15 points in an 89-48 win against region-foe Ridgeland on Friday, Dec. 6, in Rossville.

For her efforts, Morris is the TeamFYNSports Writer’s Player of the Week for the Dragonettes!

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Pickens County Sheriff’s Office Arrest Report 11/25 -12/1

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PCSO arrest report/photos provided by the Pickens County Sheriff’s Office. The Georgia Open Records Act (O.C.G.A. 50-18-70) allows for FetchYourNews.com to obtain and post the arrest records of any and all individuals arrested in Pickens County. Those arrests are posted on FetchYourNews.com for viewing pleasure. Please remember that all individuals listed have been arrested and charged, however, they are presumed innocent until guilt has been proven in a court of law.

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Tucker Lowe is the TeamFYNSports Writer’s Player of the Week for the Dragons

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Lowe led the team to a 3-0 record in the north Georgia Thanksgiving tournament held at Fannin Co. High in Blue Ridge.

Lowe averaged a little more than 16 points per game during the week, including scoring 23 points on the opening day of the tournament Saturday, Nov. 23, against region-rival Gilmer in a 67-64 Pickens victory. Lowe had seven points in the fourth quarter to led the team to the win.

The junior guard scored 15 points in a 51-44 win against host Fannin Co. on Monday, Nov. 25, and then added 11 points in a 65-52 win against Hiwassee Dam on Tuesday, Nov. 26.

Against Fannin Co., Lowe hit three 3-pointers and was 4-of-4 from the free-throw line. Against Hiwassee Dam, he scored sixth in the fourth to help secure the win in a surprisingly tight game for the Dragons.

Lowe was named to the all-tournament team for his performance.

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Pickens County Sheriff’s Office Arrest Report 11/18 – 11/24

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Johnny Garrett Jr: Obituary

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Mr. Johnny Garrett Jr., age 27 of Ellijay, passed away Monday, November 18, 2019 at his home.

Mr. Garrett is survived by his Wife: Heather Garrett of Ellijay; Parents: (Father) Johnny Sr. & Ashley Garrett of Ellijay and (Mother) Stacy & Mitchell Gooch of Ellijay; Grandmothers: Cheryl Sergent of Ellijay and Diana Nelson of Ellijay; Sons: Jaxon Garrett and Kyle Southern, both of Ellijay; Daughters: Jordyn Garrett, Jadyn Garrett, Jynna Garrett and River Garrett, all of Ellijay; Brothers: Cody Garrett of Ellijay and Dylan Darby of Waleska; Sisters: Hope Laukka of Ellijay, Angel Garrett of Ellijay and Katie Lacy of Canton. Several Aunts, Uncles, Nieces and Nephews also survive.

Johnny was preceded in death by his Son: Declan Garrett.

Visitation is Tuesday, November 19, from 5:00 PM until 9:00 PM, Wednesday, November 20, from 8:00 AM until 9:00 PM and Thursday, November 21, 8:00 AM until the funeral hour.

Funeral services will be held at 1:00 PM Thursday, November 21, 2019 at the Chapel of Cagle Funeral Home, with Rev Mike Loner officiating.

Interment will be at Sunrise Memorial Gardens immediately following the funeral service.

Cagle Funeral Home is honored to serve the Garrett family.

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