Our Hometown Hero…Britt Massey

If you’re new here, you may want to subscribe to my RSS feed. Thanks for visiting!Act of Heroism Andrew H. Kalin, Britt T. Massey and Daniel Rush – Forsyth County District Attorney’s Office & Forsyth County Sheriff’s Office 2014 Governor’s Public Safety Awards Key responders to Forsyth Courthouse shooting On June 6, 2014 Deputy First […]

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Boys & Girls Clubs of North Georgia

  Congrats to the Boys & Girls Clubs of North Georgia on the ground breaking of their new club location. If you get a chance, be sure to attend the ground breaking ceremony this morning and if you’re not able to, be sure to watch for updates as this new club location grows. Join us […]

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Congratulations to Deputy Travis Gibson

…for graduating the National Drug Recognition Evaluation (DRE) program. We have an awesome Sheriffs Department here in Pickens County and they only work at getting better Deputy Gibson just returned from Maricopa County, Arizona to complete his final training, paid for by the Georgia Office of Highway Safety. This training is considered the toughest academic […]

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The Christmas Orange

People share Christmas in so many ways but its out hope that Christmas will bring out the best of people…I found this story on Facebook and thought I’d share: I’d like to tell you a story my grandmother told me when I was six or seven years old. We had gone to her home for Thanksgiving […]

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Pickens vs Stephens

2014-2015 GHSA Class AAAA State Football Championship Game ~ Friday, November 14, 2014 Tough Loss Tonight BUT What an Awesome Season the Pickens Dragons had this year! They played hard and made great memories. We are very proud of the players, coaches, cheerleaders, teachers, parents, fans and our community, Jasper Pickens County GA!!! Congrats to the […]

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North Georgia Energy Assistance Program

Energy Assistance Program Opens For Homebound and Elderly Households on November 3, 2014 www.Knownorthgeorgia.com The State of Georgia, Department of Human Services with whom North Georgia Community Action, Inc. contracts has announced the Energy Assistance Program will open for Homebound and Elderly Households on November 3, 2014. All households participating in the program must provide […]

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Veterans Day 2014

Pictures of my family and from Facebook of Family and Friends~So Thankful To Those Who are Serving or who have Served This Great Nation! This is a picture of my Dad (may he RIP 5-2011) who served in the Air Force for 20 years. I grew up a military brat and lived in so many […]

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Bub-Ba-Q

…10th Anniversary Celebration Wow time has flown. From just a little BBQ joint in Jasper to having traveled the country, cooked against the best people and made a lifetime of memories. I wouldn’t change it for the world. We want to say THANK YOU to everyone and hope you can come celebrate with us.

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9th Annual A Taste Of Pickens

Saturday, November  8, 2014.  11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m at Chattahoochee Technical College – Jasper Campus Guess Where I’ll be on Saturday between 11:30 and 1:30? Tasting some of the BEST food from some of the BEST Restaurants and Caterers in Pickens County. A Taste of Pickens is an Annual Event that benefit C.A.R.E.S.’s; Pickens […]

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Reliable Heating and Air is Hiring

Reliable Heating and Air is looking for Experienced Electrical Helpers! Seeking top-notch electrical helpers for full time positions. We enjoy low turnover and a high degree of employee satisfaction due to our competitive wages, benefits packages, including 401k. Come by our Woodstock office and fill out an application. 11075 Highway 92 Woodstock, GA 30188. Or […]

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Victor Nails Holiday Specials

During the Holiday Season, we’re going to parties, lunches and dinners  and need to look our very best. Stop by Victors Nails, your Holiday Pampering and Looking Good Salon! They’ll make sure you look Fabulous!

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Kudos to Rick Jasperse

State Representative Rick Jasperse receives national award! Congratulations to State Representative Rick Jasperse, GCO’s Legislator of the Year 2014. Representative Jasperse was recognized by the Second Amendment Foundation as their Legislator of the Year for 2014 for his dedication and hard work on HB60. This is the first time that GCO’s Legislator of the Year […]

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Happy Halloween from Victor Nails

Happy Halloween ~ Please Shop Local! Print the coupon and bring it to your next nail salon appointment! Click here for Victor Nails’ 10% Coupon

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Thomas Fountain as…

Georgia Male Artist of the Year ~ Come on Jasper Pickens County GA!!! Not Much Time!!! Let’s all get out there and Vote for Thomas!!! Click below to vote… Post by Beth T. Compton.

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34th Annual Georgia Marble Festival 5K Run

The Georgia Marble Festival 5K Run ~ Our neighbors texted us on Wednesday evening before the Marble Festival race to see if we were planning to run on Saturday morning. I texted back that we hadn’t planned to and asked if they were. They said if we were running, they were going to run too. No […]

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