By Kyle Rasco
PHS Athletic Director
Friday night the Pickens Dragons will host the Gilmer Bobcats, their rival team, at Pickens High at 7:30. Both teams are in the top of Region 7-AAAA and this game will definitely have playoff
With property taxes on everyone’s minds lately – and the December 4th deadline looming over our heads like a menacing rain cloud – here is a list of the county’s top 25 taxpayers. The figures were provided by the tax commissioner’s office. Listed above are the top 5 taxpayers.
For the full list see this week's online or print edition.
Insurance and Fire Commissioner Ralph Hudgens advises Georgians to use caution when clearing and burning leaves in the upcoming weeks.
“Autumn should be a time for families to enjoy their yards and outdoor chores,” Hudgens said. “I recommend that citizens take precautions and contact their local fire department before burning anything, and remember to
Construction has begun on New Hope Acres, Habitat Pickens’ first neighborhood project.
By Wayne Tidwell
A groundbreaking ceremony for New Hope Acres, Habitat Pickens’ first neighborhood construction project, was held near the construction site on Lance Road on a rainy October 15 afternoon with over 40 people in attendance.
By Jasper Merchants Association
This year the Jasper Merchants Association will continue with its annual tradition of bringing the Trick or Treat on Main Street to the children of Pickens County. This event is open to anyone in