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Reinhardt scholarship targets Pickens County students

Since 1988 Reinhardt University’s ADay for Reinhardt campaign for Cherokee County students has been successful, giving nearly $10 million in scholarships. The University is bringing the same program to Pickens County with the launch of ADay for Reinhardt Pickens County.

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Trinity Church welcomes new pastor

Trinity Church, 2685 Steve Tate Hwy in Marble Hill, is pleased to announce the arrival of our new pastor Jeff Gangel. We are excited to have Jeff and his wife Beth join our community September 1st. Jeff holds a doctorate in Pastoral Ministry and has been involved in ministry his whole life.

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Drive carefully, new school year starting

Summer break is over for local students and education professionals. The start of a new school year will bring increased traffic during the early morning and afternoon hours. Keep this in mind while driving.

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Partial solar eclipse to be seen from Mt. Oglethorpe on August 21st

Eagle’s Rest Park, Mt Oglethorpe, GA…While the path of the solar eclipse is substantially north of Eagle’s Rest Park on Mt. Oglethorpe, according to the Pickens County Progress, there is a chance to experience a partial eclipse in Pickens County.

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Mountain Laurel Academy moves to larger location, adds grades

Mountain Laurel Academy (MLA) is proud to announce the expansion and relocation of the school. MLA was not offered a lease at the current location on Highway 53 and, after an exhaustive search, a new home has been chosen...

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Pickens County Young Life banquet set for Oct. 19

Pickens County Young Life banquet set for Oct. 19 Pickens County Young Life will hold its...

Boy Scout Troop 20 honors scouts’ achievements

Boy Scout Troop 20 honors scouts’ achievements Boy Scout Troop 20, chartered by Big Canoe Chapel...

Louis Latour wine pairing dinner, pig roast coming to Sourwood

Louis Latour wine pairing dinner, pig roast coming to Sourwood Lora Engles, who is working on...

Ordinary guys, big hearts and Harleys

Ordinary guys, big hearts and Harleys They are small business owners, contractors, and veterans. They are...

Former Bachelorette contestant bringing new restaurant to Dawsonville

Former Bachelorette contestant bringing new restaurant to Dawsonville Giorgio’s Family Kitchen, a fixture in Cumming, Georgia’s...

Northside Hospital offers free prostate screening Sept. 14

Northside Hospital offers free prostate screening Sept. 14 Northside Hospital’s Cancer Institute is offering a free...

Dawson County recognized for governmental budgeting

Dawson County recognized for governmental budgeting The Government Finance Officers Association has recognized Dawson County with...

Annual Heart and Soul BBQ benefits local outreach groups

Annual Heart and Soul BBQ benefits local outreach groups A hint of fall in the air...

Locals head to Texas to keep 911 running in wake…

Locals head to Texas to keep 911 running in wake of Harvey When Matt Richardson, owner...

Fire station demolition paves way for next step

  Fire station demolition paves way for next step Thursday, Sept. 7, the next phase of the...

WalletHub study examines 2017’s best real-estate markets

WalletHub study examines 2017’s best real-estate markets With home sales recently falling to their lowest level...

Winter is coming - get prepared

Winter is coming - get prepared Given what the country has just experienced in Texas and...

Closed wooden bridge in Jasper hurts long-time restaurant icon

Closed wooden bridge in Jasper hurts long-time restaurant icon The closing of the wooden bridge on...

JeepFest is for the adventurous and a Crawl for the…

JeepFest is for the adventurous and a Crawl for the Children Sheriff’s JeepFest in Jasper is...

On board BC’s Eclipse Express

On board BC’s Eclipse Express While Big Canoe residents got a good view of the eclipse...

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