Joy House Director Steve Lowe speaking at the wild game dinner.
By Ralph O. Dennis, Progress Contributor
Thursday, September 4, saw a unique event in Jasper. The Optimist Club and the Jasper United Methodist Men joined forces for a special dinner. Although this may have been considered a
Brannen Moss of Moss Firearms assembles one of the seven AR-15s recently presented to the Pickens County Chapter 47 of the DAV Honor Guard.
Members of the Pickens County Chapter 47 of the Disabled American Veterans Honor Guard won’t have to worry about misfiring at important ceremonial events now that they all have new
Mike McGhee rode his bike 4,661 miles across America.
In August, Pickens veterinarian Mike McGhee dipped the front wheel of his recumbent touring bicycle into the Pacific Ocean at Florence, Or., 4,661 miles after leaving Yorkstown, Va., and the Atlantic Ocean.
Employees of the county elections office say their 2015 budget was grossly misrepresented during a meeting of the commissioners August 25th where a millage rate increase sought by the county was discussed.
[Pickens County Family Connection is a partnership of local agencies helping families in this area. Each month we will feature one of our many partners. This month, the Boys and Girls Club is featured.]
Above, an artist’s rendering of the new clubhouse that is planned as a permanent home for youth in Pickens County by the Boys & Girls Club.
The Boys & Girls Club of Pickens County is nearly 10 years old. Its growth has been fast and furious. Beginning in 2004, Don Russell and a small group formed the club despite statements that it couldn’t be done. Since that time,