CERT Recognized for Shelter Ops

After Hurricane Irma impacted our region, Pickens CERT was deployed by Pickens County EMA to run a shelter for people without power, water, etc. The first shelter that we prepared to open lost power shortly before the official opening time. Without hesitation, Pickens County EMA found us an alternative site that we immediately packed up…

Calendar Overhaul

All, As of this morning, 10/4/17 at 0930, the calendar has been updated with upcoming events as well as sign ups for each event. There are still a few things to be added, but at this time the rest of October, November and December have events and signups. Make sure you go through as far…

Hurricane Preparedness Tips

Great hurricane advice here: 1. Charge any device that provides light. Laptops, tablets, cameras, video cameras, and old phones. Old cell phones can still used for dialing 911. Charge external battery back ups. 2. Wash all trash cans, big and small, and fill with water for flushing toilets. Line outdoor trash cans with trash bags,…

Special Called Meeting

ATTENTION ALL: DUE TO UPCOMING EVENTS, WE HAVE A SPECIAL CALLED MEETING THIS THURSDAY, AUGUST 31ST AT 7 PM AT THE EOC. EVERYONE THAT CAN ATTEND NEEDS TOO. NEXT WEEKEND WILL BE BUSY WITH FARM DAYS AND WE NEED TO WORK OUT SOME INFORMATION.

CERT Luncheon

On Saturday, July 29th, Pickens CERT held a luncheon for food and fellowship for our team members and their families. Team members enjoyed fellowship with one another. There was plenty of delicious food, drinks and desserts. Some of the members were able to get in a few rounds of pool volleyball. Below is the YouTube…