Charles Chapman being honored by Jasper Lions Club
Longtime Lions Club member Charles Chapman, a.k.a. Mr. Jasper Lion, has been named the grand marshal of the July 4th parade this year for Jasper.
The Lions have a long history of providing the Independence Day activities for Pickens County and Chapman has been instrumental in these for many years.
The Fourth of July is a favorite holiday for many as friends and family gather to celebrate America with food, parades, parties and fireworks. However, for some, the holiday will go from festive to fatal when they choose to
[Note the Solstice moment has been moved up to 6:25 a.m. Saturday, earlier than previously listed times.]
At the first event Saturday, the Summer Solstice moment at 6:25 a.m., the sun will rise to the sound of music…a singular flute and the sound of drums. It’s that magic moment for reflection and serenity.
By Melissa Cummings, Communications/Outreach
The Canada goose is an adaptable bird that can live in a variety of locations, including open farmland and rural reservoirs to suburban neighborhood ponds, office complexes, parks and other developed areas.
A man from Pickens County is celebrating a big win from the Georgia Lottery. Dennis Noland of Talking Rock won a $1 million top prize playing the instant game $10 Million Cash Spectacular.