Reopening at SAO

Southern Appalachian Outdoors, located at 506 W. Main St. in Pickens, held a grand reopening and ribbon cutting on Saturday, Feb. 29. Southern Appalachian Outdoors is open for all local residents’ fishing, hiking and kayaking needs Tuesdays-Fridays 10 a.m.-6 p.m. and 9 a.m.-3 p.m. on Saturdays. Pictured are Donna Owen, Holly Ann Crowe, Sara Pittman, Lisa Bryant, Southern Appalachian Outdoors owner Sean Crowe, Emily Pelusio, Lisa Turnick, Pickens Police Chief Travis Riggs and Glen Crowe.