New business cuts ribbon

Elevated Auction and Resale is now open in Pickens. Owner Lisa Pocobello cut the ribbon on her new store, located at 404 Johnson St., on Dec. 2. Elevated Auction and Resale is open Tuesday through Friday, 10 a.m.-6 p.m., and on Saturdays from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Elevated Auction and Resale’s collection is made up of hand-selected items to fit any budget. Pictured at the ribbon cutting, from left, are Mary Frye, Joann Hicks, Chuck Kayse, Anna Chastain, Pickens Mayor Fletcher Perry, Brenda Kayse, Lisa and Todd Pocobello, Linda Hammond and Bryan Owens