Natural resource council to sponsor photo contest

COUNTY — The Pickens County Natural Resource Education Council will be sponsoring a photography contest for students grades 9-12 showing the beauty of nature.

Photographs will be displayed at the Pickens Soil and Water office for Earth Day, April 22. Photographs will be judged and displayed May 9 at the 4H/FFA Upstate Spring Fair held at the Pickens County Career and Technology Center.

Photographs are due by April 17 and can be mailed or hand-delivered to the Pickens Soil and Water office at 144 McDaniel Ave., Pickens SC 29671.

If you would like to participate or have any questions, contact Aimee Brown at or (864) 878-6155 or Janine Sutter at or (864) 878-1394.