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Members of the Historic Preservation Commission (HPC) appeared incredulous when representatives for local businesswoman Roberta Garrett presented a concept design for a proposed three-building hote

Richard Cervantes, 20

A Doraville man arrived in Dahlonega last Tuesday morning with the alleged intent to meet with a 13-year-old girl he had been conversing with on the Internet. 

Sampson, a 5-year-old Labrador at the Lumpkin County Animal Shelter is one of approximately 17 dogs that are available for adoption. The shelter will follow normal procedure until it closes temporarily for renovations beginning on July 9.  Photo by:  John Bynum

The rumors of dogs potentially being euthanized when the Lumpkin County Animal Shelter closes for renovations are false, said Lumpkin County Manager Stan Kelley.

After his first two-weeks-plus as Lumpkin County’s new Superintendent of Schools, Dr. Robert “Rob” Brown said he is “very impressed” with the system he will now lead. 

Six White County residents and a Lumpkin County man were arrested Friday, June 10, in connection with a multi-jurisdictional investigation into methamphetamine trafficking.

The Dahlonega Nugget

Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 36,
Dahlonega, GA 30533

Phone: 706-864-3613
Fax: 706-864-5812 


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