Rain or Shine - All events will proceed as scheduled.
Chamber officials confirmed Friday that everything will go as planned, even with expected rain. They encouraged people to come out and support the community event.
It’s been a long time since the early 80s, when Pickens began celebrating its most prized and pervasive geological feature – marble – with a down-home heritage festival.
In the early morning hours Tuesday, law enforcement agents put the cuffs on two men who they believe committed a dozen commercial burglaries in the Pickens area. The men were arrested in their Boxwood Drive home.
Athens, Ga. — The University of Georgia is alerting fans and visitors for Saturday’s football game against the University of Alabama to expect traffic delays and parking challenges and is urging those without tickets to consider alternatives for game day activities and avoid the campus area.
The high-profile 3:30 p.m. game in Sanford Stadium is expected to draw one of the largest crowds of the past couple of years.
“Congressman Collins to USDA: Ensure all options are on the table
for poultry industry in Georgia”
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Yesterday, Congressman Doug Collins sent a letter to U.S. Department of Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack asking that the USDA ensure all viable options are available to state, local, and industry stakeholders to prevent the spread of bird flu if highly pathogenic avian influenza hits Georgia.
See text of letter below:
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