- July 16, 2012
Come on out to Fatz Restaurant in Jasper, Georgia on July 28, 2012 from 7 AM to 10:30 AM for a pancake breakfast to help a child in need. Tickets are $7 per person, children 6 and under eat free. Breakfast will include 3 pancakes, sausage, fruit, and a drink. Servers are non-profit and all proceeds including tips will go to benefit Cody Youngblood who is suffering from a rare auto-immune disease called P.A.N.D.A.S. (Pediatric Autoimmune Neuropsychiatric Disorders Associated with Streptococcal Infections). For more information or to purchase tickets in advance, call 770-355-3129.Fatz Restaurant
800 Noah Dr.
- May 30, 2012
Come on out to Jasper Jeep in Jasper, Georgia on June 9, 2012 for the 3rd annual Countyline Baptist Church Car and Truck Show. This judged event starts at 9 AM and runs until 3 PM. There will be entertainment, door prizes, a 50/50 drawing, concessions and, of course, vehicles!
Registration begins at 9 AM and a $25 fee will be due the day of the show. Any vehicle arriving after 12 noon will not be judged. Trophies and awards will be given at 3 PM and they include Best in Show, Best Truck, People’s Choice, Preacher’s Choice, Best Engine, Top 35 Cars and Trucks, and Knuckle Buster’s Award. A trophy and $100 cash prize will be given, thanks to Jasper Jeep, to Best Mopar. For more information, call 706-253-2694 or 706-253-4852.Jasper Jeep
1050 Highway 515 S
- September 7, 2011
If you are an avid reader, you won’t want to miss your chance to stock your bookshelves at this great book sale being hosted by the Friends of the Pickens County Library in Jasper, Georgia on September 9 and 10, 2011. This annual sale will be held at the Appalachian Technical College from 9 AM to 6 PM on Friday, September 9 and 9 AM to 2 PM on Saturday, September 10. For more information, call 706-692-5411.
Proceeds from the sale of the books help fund library programs and enable the library to purchase more books for the general collection.Appalachian Technical College
100 Campus Drive
- June 30, 2011
The Jasper Lions Club in Jasper, Georgia is hosting a spectacular Independence Day celebration.
A carnival starts on June 29 and will run through July 4, 2011. The carnival opens at 5 PM on Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday, 1 PM on Saturday and Sunday, and 11 AM on Monday. Armbands will be available for purchase for $20 per person. They will NOT be available on Saturday or Monday.
A music festival will be going on all weekend as well. The CC Morgan Band, a Southern Rock band, will take the stage on July 1, 2011. Saturday night, July 2, 2011 will bring some bluegrass music with The Lone Mountain Band. You can enjoy some gospel music on Sunday, July 3, 2011 with the group Chattanooga Choo Choo. All bands will be on the main stage at Lee Newton Park each night from 7:30 PM to 10 PM.
July 4, 2011 will start out with a parade at 10 AM on Main Street in Jasper, GA. An opening ceremony will start at 11:30 AM at the Grandstand at Lee Newton Park. The headline band, The Dashcrackers will play from 7 PM to 10 PM with a fireworks display following the concert. This year’s sponsors for the fireworks are Renasant Bank and the Pickens County Sheriff’s Department.
For more information on these events, call the Jasper Lions Club at 706-253-5466.
Have a safe and Happy 4th of July!
- June 2, 2011
County Line Baptist Church is holding a Car, Truck and Motorcycle Show at Jasper Jeep in Jasper, Georgia on June 4, 2011 from 9 AM to 3 PM. This will be a judged show and trophies will be awarded for Best of Show, Best Truck or SUV, Best Motorcycle, People’s Choice, Preacher’s Choice, Best Engine, Top 30 Cars and Trucks, and Top 10 Motorcycles. Cash prizes of $250 for People’s Choice and $100 for Best Truck or SUV will be awarded by Jasper Jeep.
There will be door prizes and a 50/50 drawing along with food and entertainment. No alcohol is permitted.
Registration begins at 9 AM on the day of the show and the registration fee is $25. Vehicles arriving after 12:00 Noon will not be judged. The show will go on rain or shine. This event is being sponsored by Jasper Jeep along with associate sponsor Sacketts Western Wear. For more information and details, call 706-253-2694 or 706-253-4852.
Jasper Jeep is located at:
1050 Highway 515 South
- June 2, 2011
FATZ of Jasper, Georgia is holding a Pancake Breakfast fundraiser on June 4, 2011 to raise money for people in Pickens County to help repair damage from the recent severe storms that have ravaged many parts of the county.
Tickets are $7 for adults, $3 for children under 12 and can be purchased in advance at FATZ in Jasper or at the door on the day of the event. For more information and details, call 706-692-0003.
FATZ Cafe is located at:
800 Noah Dr.
- April 29, 2011
Piedmont Mountainside Hospital in Jasper, Georgia is having a Spring “Books are Fun” Book Sale on May 2 – 3, 2011 from 7 AM to 4 PM. The books will be available for purchase in the lobby of the hospital. This sale is being hosted by the Piedmont Mountainside Hospital Auxilliary.
For more information and details on this sale, call 706-253-0520.
Piedmont Mountainside Hospital is located at:
1266 Highway 515 South