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Rob Jones announces candidacy for 2012 election -- Sole Commissioner Robert Jones has announced he will be running for commission chairman in the 2012 election, when Pickens voters will decide who will sit on the county’s first three-person board. Read more of what the man who will be the last sole commissioner of Pickens County has to say in this week’s print edition.
Former school board chairman discusses previous meeting -- School Board member John Trammell, who served as chairman of that body for the last five years, discussed Tuesday the situation that ended the first board meeting of this year in a heated standoff between the two sitting board members and the three incoming members. Read more of the interview with Trammell in this week’s print edition now on sale.
Second fire caused by food on stove handled in past month -- Of the four fires where County Fire Marshal Curtis Clark has issued a cause in the past month, two were cited as “food on stove.” Clark said Friday fire crews from Hinton’s volunteer department, along with county paid crews and county EMS did a great job to save a home on Stella Road in west Pickens.