Pickens County News & Press Releases Jasper Georgia

PICKENS COUNTY NEWS & PRESS RELEASES

  • City of Jasper Employment (9/30/2022)

    The City of Jasper is looking for personnel to fill the following positions: ◾ Police Officer (POST certified) ◾ Water Distribution Technician Benefits for Full Time positions include Employer-Paid Retirement, Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance, Employer-Paid Life Insurance... more
  • City of Jasper Employment
  • Jasper Farmers Market Report (9/22/2022)

    It was an absolutely gorgeous day at the Jasper Farmer's market last Saturday. This is an in-between season for the farmers but there was still a lot of produce to be had. I was able to score red okra, potatoes, butternut squash, small pumpkins, beans, peppers, an eggplant, purple hull peas, cherry... more
  • Jasper Farmers Market Report
  • Nunsense: Jamboree Opens September 30th (9/22/2022)
    A Comedy Music by Dan Goggins
    Tater Patch Players upcoming comedy musical Nunsense: Jamboree by Dan Goggins opens on September 30th. This is a follow up to the wildly successful Nunsense that Tater Patch Players performed in 2015. If you didn’t see the first one, never fear. You'll be up to speed with their story in the first fe... more
  • Nunsense: Jamboree Opens September 30th
  • PAWS-A- PALOOZA; A Cause for the Paw (9/22/2022)

    Be-Paws We Care (BPWC) invites you to our upcoming Fall Fundraiser! PAWS-A- PALOOZA; a cause for the paws on Wednesday October 19, 2022, at the Woodbridge Tavern (44 Chambers Street) will be a FUN evening of great food and drinks, eclectic silent auction, table raffle, games and more! Tickets av... more
  • PAWS-A- PALOOZA;  A Cause for the Paw
  • Pickens High School Homecoming Court 2022 (9/16/2022)

    Congratulations to the Pickens High School Homecoming Court! 👑Paola Jaqueline Villalobos Patino - Queen 👑Heather Bradford Fernandez - Princess Crowned by 2021 Queen - Megan Benson 💚💚💚💚💚💚💚 Homecoming Court SENIOR ... more
  • Pickens High School Homecoming Court 2022
  • Gibbs Gardens expands Butterfly Garden (9/15/2022)
    To help save endangered monarchs
    The International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN)—the world’s most comprehensive inventory of biological species’ global status—added the migratory monarch butterfly to its endangered list on July 21, 2022. Migratory monarch population has shrunk by between 22% and 72% over the past decade, ... more
  • Gibbs Gardens expands Butterfly Garden
  • Pickens Post 1 Commissioner Town Hall (9/13/2022)

    Josh Tippens, Post 1 Commissioner hosted a Town Hall Meeting for west end residents at the Hinton Community Clubhouse on September 13 at 6 pm. Commissioners Kris Stancil and Josh Tatum, as well as Sheriff Donnie Craig and State Representative Rick Jasperse were in attendance to answer questions. ... more
  • Pickens Post 1 Commissioner Town Hall
  • Drive-thru Flu Shot Clinic in Jasper (9/7/2022)
    Tuesday, October 18th from 8 am to 2 pm at Mt. Zion Baptist Church in Jasper
    This year’s DRIVE-THRU FLU SHOT CLINIC conducted by Pickens County Health Department is Tuesday, October 18th from 8 am to 2 pm at Mt. Zion Baptist Church in Jasper! You’ll remain safely in your vehicle while driving through to get your flu shot from public health staff wearing COVID-19 protecti... more
  • Drive-thru Flu Shot Clinic in Jasper
  • Full Time CNA (9/7/2022)

    Full time CNA position available with Georgia Mountains Hospice. Monday through Friday, 8-5. Must be CNA certified and must have reliable transportations. Will pay mileage and eligible for full benefits. Gina Pendley or Ali Blanton at 706-253-4100 or email resume to gpendley200@elli... more
  • Full Time CNA
  • Jasper Farmers Market Report (9/7/2022)

    Lee Newton Park and both parking lots were full of Jeepers camping, so the Jasper Farmers Market moved across the road to the Mountain Ed campus parking lot. Although fewer tents and vendors were on hand the market was steady. The weather was ideal for any activity that day, so the market was well a... more
  • Jasper Farmers Market Report
  • Newly Renovated Pickens County Library Announces December Reopening (9/7/2022)

    Sequoyah Regional Library System (SRLS) has announced that the Pickens County Library, which has undergone renovation and expansion since summer of 2021, will be reopening to the public this December. While supply chain issues and lead times caused a slight delay in the construction project’s or... more
  • Newly Renovated Pickens County Library Announces December Reopening
  • Nunsense Returns to Tater Patch Players Theater (9/6/2022)
    Show Dates: September 30, October 1, 2, 7, 8, 9, 14, 15, & 16
    Rehearsals are well underway for our upcoming comedy musical Nunsense: Jamboree by Dan Goggins. This is a follow up to the wildly successful Nunsense that Tater Patch Players performed in 2015. If you didn’t see the first one, never fear. You’ll be up to speed with their story in the first few minut... more
  • Nunsense Returns to Tater Patch Players Theater
  • Over 20 Artists and Businesses Team Up for First ArtWalk (8/31/2022)
    September 9, 2022 from 6 to 9 pm in Downtown Jasper
    ArtWalk Jasper wants to paint the streets with visual arts and music the second Fridays of September, October, and November. ArtWalk Jasper will bring juried visual artists inside Main Street businesses for each of the three evenings from 6-9 p.m. Event goers can dine at a local restaurant, then... more
  • Over 20 Artists and Businesses Team Up for First ArtWalk
  • Pickens County Bus Driver Accident & DUI Charge (8/24/2022)

    UPDATE from Superintendent on 8/24/22: As the public is aware, there was a Pickens County bus driver arrested Friday evening for DUI. He registered .03 on a Georgia State Patrol administered breathalyzer test after he finished his bus route. This driver's employment will be terminated. There wa... more
  • Pickens County Bus Driver Accident & DUI Charge
  • Jasper Farmers Market Report (8/2/2022)

    A cooler morning made for a wonderful shopping experience at the Jasper Farmers Market. Tony Whitfield of Y-Not Sharp did a brisk business keeping things sharp. He can make those scissors slice with ease through paper and packages. And your garden tools will need sharpening to get the work done, so ... more
  • Jasper Farmers Market Report

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