Jackson-Butts County Georgia

Closer to Everywhere than Anywhere

Waking Up to Spring

It seems odd to write an article about spring on a morning when the temperatures have once again dropped below the 30° mark, but like all things in Georgia, change happens fast and we can count on warmer weather just... Continue Reading →

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PirateFest At Jackson Lake April 29th

The Jackson Lake Association announces its First Annual PirateFest event to be held at Lloyd Shoals Park on April 29th, 2017. Open to the public and designed to bring the lake community and surrounding areas together, the event is billed... Continue Reading →

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PSG Hosted Georgia Film Industry Expert February 23

Butts County, and particularly Jackson have been getting noticed more and more by the Georgia Film Industry in the past few years, hosting a number of successful movie and television productions, including: Stranger Things (TV) Burden (Movie) The Originals (TV)... Continue Reading →

Annual Chamber of Commerce Banquet Honored Many Worthy Citizens and Entities 

The Annual Butts County Chamber of Commerce Awards Banquet was held on Saturday, March 4th, 2017 at the Jones Family Farm on Stark Road. The banquet is the Chamber's signature annual event and, in addition to being the yearly business... Continue Reading →

2nd Annual Fur Ball Benefit was February 11

For the second year in a row, the local group "Butts Mutts" held their annual benefit event that raises funds to help find forever homes for the homeless dogs of Butts County..."one tail at a time". They do this by vetting,... Continue Reading →

Looking Back, Looking Forward

It's time to say goodbye to the old year of 2016 and welcome in the new year of 2017, along with all the hope and promise that a new year brings. Before we do that though, I thought we should... Continue Reading →

Past Event-Blinded By The Lights

Nothing says the Christmas Holidays are here like lights, and this year we have them to see if you are willing to take a little time driving around Butts County. Blinded by the Lights, located at 231 Isaac Head Road... Continue Reading →

Historic Carmichael House Reopens 

The historic J.R. Carmichael House reopened on Saturday, December 10th from 1PM until 5PM for its first public unveiling, following a successful series of private showings earlier this month. The beautiful Queen Anne-style mansion on McDonough Road has recently undergone... Continue Reading →

December Events in Butts County

Happy December! The last month of 2016 has arrived, bringing with it all of the joys of the holiday season and a lot of really cool things to see and do as our community gets geared up to celebrate Christmas...and... Continue Reading →

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