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We want your spooky Pickens stories!


     Does Pickens County have haunted places? Ghost sightings? Unexplained occurences? Please share your recollections. We are looking for any scary tales of places or events in this county to publish. We seek established legends, firsthand experiences or local folk tales - not new fiction. The Progress may follow up with longer accounts of some of the best. As many as possible will be printed - that is, if we get some good ones. The staff of the newspaper did not know of any bona fide ghost stories from this county, please enlighten us if you do. Call to discuss futher @ 706-253-2457. 

     Deadline for submissions is Friday, Oct. 25 at noon. Submissions must be 500 words or less. Email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. . Two two winners will receive a $20 gift certificate to Smokin' Mo's.