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July 31, 2014
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High school wrestling jumps all over the competition at KOM
In a busy week that included a home meet against Yeshiva and Riverside and a road trip to Hiawassee, the Lumpkin County wrestling team showed the strength for which it’s known with many outstanding...
Dec 14, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lady Indians basketball battles to two-straight victories
It was a winning week for the Lumpkin County varsity girls basketball squad as the Lady Indians earned a pair of exciting wins over Lanier and West Hall.
Dec 08, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Girls swimmers earn first place in season opener, boys take second
The Lady Indians led the way at Lumpkin County’s first varsity swim meet of the season with a winning effort over Habersham Central, Tallulah Falls, Union County, Providence Christian and Bremen.
Dec 08, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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2011-12 Winter Sports Preview special section this week
It's picture day for The Nugget's sports teams. The Lumpkin County winter sports season has arrived for Lumpkin County High School and Middle School.
Dec 07, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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Upcoming games for Lumpkin County schools and North Georgia
Upcoming games for Lumpkin County schools and North Georgia
Nov 30, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lumpkin varsity wrestling team goes 4-1 at Spartan Slam
It may have been the first competition of the season, but the Lumpkin County varsity wrestling squad was ready. Competing at the Spartan Slam Duals Tournament at West Hall, the Indians earned victo...
Nov 30, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Middle school basketball teams extend dominance
The Lumpkin County Middle School basketball teams picked up victories recently over Riverview, South Habersham, and Union County.
Nov 30, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Middle school wrestling: Lumpkin wins 10 gold medals at tournament
The Indians put 13 wrestlers in the finals and brought home 10 gold medals on their way to winning the Towns County King of the Mountain Tournament for the second-straight year.
Nov 30, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Upcoming games for Lumpkin County schools and North Georgia
Upcoming games for Lumpkin County schools and North Georgia
Nov 22, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lumpkin varsity girls basketball battles elite Fannin squad
The Lumpkin County varsity girls basketball squad had the unenviable job of beginning the season against an opponent that finished with a 23-3 record a year ago. The Lady Indians (8A-AAA) traveled ...
Nov 22, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lumpkin County Middle School cheerleader to appear in Disney Thanksgiving celebration
Lumpkin County Middle School eighth grader Alexis Satterfield will perform with the Universal Cheerleaders Association (UCA) and the Universal Dance Association (UDA) All-Americans group in the pre...
Nov 22, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Middle school wrestling battles Union and White
The wrestlers from Lumpkin County Middle School recently continued their strong start to the season by hosting a tri-match with Union and White counties. The Indians were able to easily handle an u...
Nov 22, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lumpkin eighth grade boys rebound with win over Towns
The Lumpkin County eighth grade boys basketball team showed its resiliency last week, rebounding from a loss to Lakeview in the season opener to earning a win on the road against Towns County. Lump...
Nov 22, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lumpkin varsity boys successful in scrimmage vs. Fannin
It was a fast start to the varsity basketball season for the Lumpkin County boys as they traveled to Blue Ridge to take on Fannin County (Region 8A-AA). The Indians (8A-AAA) took control of the gam...
Nov 22, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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GHSA region realignment: Lumpkin aims to stay in AAA
The next meeting of the Georgia High School Association (GHSA) Reclassification Committee is set for Monday, Nov. 21, when the new classifications are expected to be announced. In a time when many ...
Nov 16, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lumpkin varsity wrestlers reaching for state titles
At one moment the entire wrestling team is gathered around assistant coach Sean Mullins and senior Michael Hilliard as they demonstrate the proper technique for several types of takedowns. The next...
Nov 16, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Competition Cheerleaders earn best-ever finish at State
After a season that saw the varsity competition cheerleading squad win multiple meets, Lumpkin made its second-straight appearance in the Georgia High School Association Cheerleading Championships....
Nov 16, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lumpkin middle school wrestling opens season with victories
The Lumpkin County Middle School wrestlers finally got the chance to put their weeks of preparation to the test last week. “The team has also been working extremely hard, pushing each other in prac...
Nov 09, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Dream season continues as Lady Saints travel to NCAA Tournament
The winningest season in team history will continue this week for the The North Georgia women’s soccer team, as the Lady Saints were awarded the number-four seed in the Southeast and will make thei...
Nov 09, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lumpkin varsity football: Indians leap over Spartans in finale
Lumpkin got just the right amount of offense and a relentless defensive effort in the second half to claim a 31-21 victory over West Hall in both team's season finale. Early in the game, the Sparta...
Nov 09, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lady Indians runners set personal-best times at Region Meet, Cromer scorches Unicoi to lead Lumpkin boys
The Lady Indians runners took the pressure of the Region 8-AAA Meet personally last weekend as every one of the team members set an individual personal-best time at the race. Competing at Unicoi St...
Nov 02, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lady Saints soccer advances in PBC Tournament
The North Georgia women's soccer team picked up just their second postseason win in school history on Tuesday evening, using a trio of first-half goals on their way to a 4-0 victory over Clayton St...
Nov 02, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Saints to battle Piedmont in Coaches vs. Cancer fundraiser game
Basketball season is here. And fans don’t have to wait any longer for their chance to see the North Georgia men’s basketball team in person, as the Saints will play in Dahlonega Monday night (Nov. ...
Nov 02, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lumpkin Indians bust through Chestatee War Eagles 41-18
On a cold and wet night in Dahlonega, Lumpkin’s Ian McIntosh certainly grabbed much of the attention, racking up four touchdowns on nine rushing attempts. But the Lumpkin offensive line played a la...
Nov 02, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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High school Raiders team is realizing results
Outside the JROTC classrooms, the trophy case is steadily becoming crowded with awards from the Raider team’s past six years of competition. The team’s coach, Sgt. 1st Class Ron Fugate, said the ph...
Oct 26, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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Middle school softball earns 2nd in post-season tournament
It was another successful season for the middle school softball squad as Lumpkin finished its 2011 campaign with a 8-4 record and an appearance in the Post-season Tournament title game. In Lumpkin’...
Oct 26, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lumpkin varsity cross-country teams making strong strides
With the Region 8-AAA Meet coming up on Thursday (Oct. 27) the cross-country teams brought home some promising results during the month as Lumpkin runners had an especially impressive showing at th...
Oct 26, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lumpkin's high-flying offense grounded by Stephens 40-7
The Lumpkin County varsity football team jumped out to an early lead on Friday when Kelvin Williams hauled in a pass from Logan Moye for a spectacular touchdown catch. But Region 8A-AAA's top team ...
Oct 26, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lumpkin overwhelmed by North Hall running attack
As soon as North Hall returned the opening kickoff for a touchdown on Friday night, the Indians suffered a blow they never recovered from. The Trojans marched into Dahlonega with the goal of provin...
Oct 19, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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Middle school cross-country has a bright future
It was a time in which some of the experienced runners made their mark on the the Lumpkin County Middle School cross-country team by turning in outstanding results. At the same time, many younger r...
Oct 19, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lumpkin YMCA basketball program gets makeover
Beginning this fall, the Lumpkin County Parks YMCA hopes to offer a higher-quality experience for players in its youth basketball leagues. Changes are planned in several areas, beginning with the e...
Oct 19, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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Competition cheerleaders win two more meets
After winning their opening competition of the season in September, Lumpkin County’s competitive cheerleaders have added two more first place finishes to their accomplishments in 2011. Lumpkin took...
Oct 19, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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Senior softball competes in fundraising tournament
The Dahlonega Senior Softball Club “Nuggets” experienced their first-ever competitive games Saturday at the third annual Team Soldier Boy tournament at Central City Field in Cumming. Club organizer...
Oct 12, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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Band of Gold earns all superior ratings at competition
For the first time this fall, the Band of Gold, under the direction of Andrew Harwood, put its talents on display for the judges at the Lake Lanier Tournament of Bands. Battling a field of 20 bands...
Oct 12, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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Middle school football shocks White County in overtime
Any time Lumpkin and White meet on the gridiron it’s a special occasion, but the Indians A-Team had to work extra hard to pull out a 28-22 double overtime victory.
Oct 05, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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Middle school softball bounces back after loss
After suffering their first loss of the season, a 12-2 decision versus Union County at home, the Lumpkin County Middle School softball squad focused on doing things every day to make the team better.
Oct 05, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lumpkin varsity volleyball seniors lift Lumpkin to victories
The Lumpkin County varsity volleyball squad earned four wins in eight days recently by taking down Pickens, Gilmer, Rabun and Murray counties. The Lady Indians lineup of five seniors, including Cha...
Oct 05, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lumpkin breaks White County's streak of 5-straight victories
When White County scored a touchdown midway through the third quarter to tie the game 7-7, Lumpkin County fans couldn’t believe what they were seeing. The Indians (4-1) finally had their rivals whe...
Oct 05, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lumpkin varsity softball advances in playoffs
The Lady Indians advanced to the next round of the Region 8-AAA playoffs with a 13-1 win over West Hall on Monday. The Lady Indians will travel to Franklin County Wednesday for a best two-out-of-th...
Oct 04, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
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HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Indians outlast Johnson to earn Homecoming win
Before Lumpkin County could start focusing on the eagerly-anticipated start to subregion play against White County this Friday, there was one thing it had to do—take Johnson seriously and put anoth...
Sep 27, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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