Senior center gets grant

The Senior Citizens of Pickens officially received a $48,997 grant from the Lt. Governor’s Office on Aging in a special ceremony held at the Hagood Senior Center in Pickens on Tuesday. The grant, along with a mandatory match, will go toward providing new windows and vinyl siding on the facility. Pictured above, Tony Kester of the Office on Aging presents the check to board members and local dignitaries involved in making the center a reality.