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‘Horns hold on for win over Lumpkin
Lanier gave Lumpkin County more than it could handle in Sugar Hill on Friday night as the Longhorns pulled away for a 24-7 victory in Region 8-AAAA action.
Nov 07, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Band of Gold home to Army All-American
The best thing about playing in the LCHS marching band is the extreme weather conditions the musicians encounter. At least that’s the view of trombone player Braden Barrentine. He sees it as a chal...
Nov 07, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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NGCSU Rifle team sets records against nationally-ranked Cougars
Continuing its season of excellence, the North Georgia College & State University mixed rifle team broke records last weekend while hosting nationally-ranked Columbus State University.
Oct 30, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Women’s soccer concludes regular season with 13-3-2 record
The North Georgia College & State University women’s soccer team sent their seniors out in style by capturing a 3-0 win over the University of South Carolina Aiken to close out the regular season a...
Oct 30, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Varsity softball closes out season at State Tournament
For a team with a .500 record last year, finishing 2012 by playing on the final weekend of the season is tough to beat.
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Lumpkin varsity football looking for relief at Lanier
After racking up two-straight victories, the Indians have hit hard times the past two weeks versus strong teams from Eastside and Chestatee. This Friday, Lumpkin will travel to Sugar Hill to battle...
Oct 30, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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New year, quicker times for cross-country boys at Unicoi
Girls earn personal best times at Mountain Invitational
Oct 23, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Tough road ahead for Indians football this week
The season is about to get more difficult for the Lumpkin County varsity football squad as the Indians have the unenviable task of hosting Region 8-AAAA frontrunner Chestatee this Friday.
Oct 23, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Saints soccer upsets No. 13 Flagler 3-1 on the road
The NGCSU men’s soccer team earned one of the biggest victories in recent program history Saturday night as they claimed a decisive 3-1 upset victory over 13th-ranked Flagler College with two late ...
Oct 23, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lady Indians traveling to Columbus for State Championships
If not for a particularly disappointing loss to Walnut Grove earlier this season, the Lady Indians might not be packing their bags for a trip to Columbus.
Oct 23, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Eagles pull away from Indians for victory
Despite several long drives by Lumpkin County, Eastside (5-2) used its blazing speed to attack the Indians (2-5) with quick strikes and turn a 17-7 lead into a 52-16 win in Region 8-AAAA action on ...
Oct 20, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Indians top Madison for second-straight win on homecoming
Lumpkin County kept its season going in the right direction with its second-straight win on Friday night, as the offense found traction and struck for a 34-20 victory over Madison County on homecom...
Oct 17, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Softball advances to Sweet 16
With just one team standing between them and the State Softball Championship Tournament in Columbus, the Lady Indians are not changing the way they have done things all season.
Oct 17, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Ray earns karate gold at World Championships
Making the trip to the World Championships in Canada last week was well worth the time for Dahlonega’s Brianna Ray.
Oct 17, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Middle school football wins championship
The Lumpkin County Middle School football squad capped its 7-1 season on Saturday with a 22-18 victory at Rabun County in the championship game.
Oct 17, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Softball ready for State Tournament
The entire season for the Lumpkin County varsity softball squad comes down to the best-of-three series beginning tonight as the Lady Indians travel to Douglasville to take on Alexander in the first...
Oct 10, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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JROTC Raiders team earns best-ever finish
Earning their best results at a competition, the Lumpkin County High School JROTC Raiders teams brought home a combined seven trophies at the season opener.
Oct 10, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Varsity volleyball continuing to grow through tough season
A “W” is sometimes hard to come by in Region 8-AAAA volleyball, but that isn’t stopping the Lady Indians from showing up and working hard. Over the past two weeks, many Lumpkin County players have ...
Oct 10, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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NGCSU Equestrian Club wins season opener
The North Georgia College & State University Equestrian Club hosted the season opener double header western horse show recently at Epiphany Farm in Dahlonega.
Oct 10, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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Six Gap bike ride nearly sets record for participation
After all the entry forms were tallied and the numbers were crunched, the total participation for last week’s Six Gap Century, Three Gap Fifty and Valley Ride came to 2,595 riders, according to rid...
Oct 10, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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LCMS football advances to championship game
The Indians have seen a couple of serious challenges from Union this season, but have handled the pressure and come away with victories both times.
Oct 10, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Varsity softball: Lumpkin makes State Playoffs
The Lumpkin County varsity softball squad (18-12) advanced to postseason play with a 10-8 win in game three of its series against Monroe Area last week in Dahlonega.
Oct 03, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Varsity cross-country: Lumpkin girls looking fast at Region Warmup
If the Lady Indians run the way they did at last week’s Region Warmup competition, they may find themselves qualifying for the State Meet.
Oct 03, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Middle school football: Lumpkin shuts out White
The Lumpkin County Middle School football team earned its third shutout of the season when it topped White County 16-0 in Cleveland recently.
Oct 03, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Middle school cross-country runners continue to improve times
With improved race times from almost every runner, the Lumpkin County Middle School cross-country teams brought home outstanding finishes from their recent meet at Banks County.
Oct 03, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Cyclists speed through Dahlonega
The 24th annual Six Gap Century brought thousands of visitors back to Dahlonega for a full weekend of fun and challenging cycling.
Oct 03, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Varsity football: Lumpkin tastes victory
Gutsy comeback helps Lumpkin top Walnut Grove for first win of season
Oct 03, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Monroe Area too quick for varsity Indians
Lumpkin offense looks stronger but Monroe Area tops Indians in 8-AAAA action
Sep 26, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Middle school softball tops White and Chestatee
The Lumpkin County Middle School softball squad returned to its winning ways with two-straight victories in three days at home last week beginning with a comeback victory against rival White County.
Sep 26, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Cycling returns this weekend
Rubber will meet the road again as cyclists burn up the streets of downtown Dahlonega this Saturday when the Six Gap Criterium returns for its second year. The spectator-friendly event is part of a...
Sep 26, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Hurricanes blow away Indians in 8-AAAA action
Although Lumpkin County was able to control a significant portion of the clock, Monroe Area used its big-play capability to earn a 54-13 victory over the Indians at the "purple pit" on Friday night...
Sep 22, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Middle School football crushes North Habersham in season opener
Lumpkin County Middle School began its 2012 campaign on the road with a 30-0 thumping of North Habersham.
Sep 12, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Band of Gold halftime show reveals magical melodies
If the football crowd notices a few unexplainable occurrences during the halftime show this season, it’s because the Band of Gold has been mixing fine arts with the dark arts.
Sep 12, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lady Saints soccer ranked No. 20 after beginning season with five victories
Making a stellar start to the 2012 season, the North Georgia College & State University women’s soccer team posted a 5-0 record over an 11-day stretch and is now ranked No. 20 in the nation.
Sep 12, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Indians preparing to battle West Hall after loss to White
After a pair of games against formidable opponents, the Lumpkin County varsity football squad is still looking to put one in the win column with a trip to 0-2 West Hall on the horizon this Friday.
Sep 12, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Indians scoring too little too late for White County
Despite putting together a 13-play drive punctuated by a Jonathan Gilreath touchdown reception from Daniel McCrary to end the third quarter, the Lumpkin County varsity squad succumbed to a powerful...
Sep 08, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Varsity football: Lumpkin looks to regroup against White County
After a disappointing 35-0 loss to Dawson County in the season opener, the Lumpkin County varsity squad will hit the road to Cleveland this week to take on another long-time rival, White County.
Sep 05, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Middle school cross-country out-runs competition in first race of season
Practice paid off for the girls cross-country team at the first meet of the season. The Lumpkin County Middle School squad left the competition in the dust as the Lady Indians finished first out of...
Sep 05, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Middle school softball wins three straight
The softball season is off to a thrilling start for the Lumpkin County Middle School team as a heavy dose of offense helped the Lady Indians earn a trio of early-season victories on the road last w...
Sep 05, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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North Georgia cross-country returns to action
In its first meet in more than two years, the North Georgia College & State University women’s cross-country team competed in the Young Harris Invitational on Saturday.
Sep 05, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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