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The ladies of Alpha Gamma Delta are hosting their second annual, Say Yes to the Re-Dress event on February 22.

It’s not set in stone, but the chisels are ready and waiting.

A University of North Georgia cadet was seriously injured and a Dahlonega man was arrested following a collision on Ben Higgins Road last Tuesday morning.

The City of Dahlonega became a little bit more attractive to potential developers when it received a bond rating upgrade from Standard & Poor’s rating service last week.

Unwind North Georgia

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By Shana Toney

Few people find a job they love at the tender age of 14 — Jenica Maxwell, now owner of Vanna BBQ, is one of those lucky few.

Sports for Subscribers

Former LCHS wrestler Kaylee Seabolt made the most of her freshman season wrestling for Emmanuel College when she took home runner up honors at the Women’s Collegiate Wrestling Association (WCWA) Nationals on Saturday, Feb. 9.

Seabolt (191 pounds) went into the WCWA Nationals unseeded and knocked off some serious competition on her road to the finals match.

The LCHS varsity baseball team got the 2019 season off to a solid start by going 2-2 on the diamond last week.

After the Indians’ season opener versus Lakeview Academy was rained out and rescheduled for April, Lumpkin was finally able to get the 2019 season underway when they traveled to Dragon Field at Pickens County for a non-conference matchup on Thursday, Feb. 14.

The LCHS varsity wrestling team watched five of the eight wrestlers it brought to the GHSA State Traditional Championship at the Macon Centreplex on Thursday to Saturday, Feb. 14-16, grapple their way to becoming State placers, including two State champion titles and a State runner-up title.

Obituaries

Steven D.

Mrs. Janett Shreffler, age 83, of Dahlonega passed away Tuesday, December 11, 2018.

Colquitt Thompson, 63, passed away December 10, 2018 in Dawsonville, Ga., after a car accident. The native of Evans County lived the last years of his life in Dahlonega, Ga. He believed in the Lord and was of Baptist Faith.  In his later years he loved his motorcycles.  He was preceded in death by his wife, Michele.

The Dahlonega Nugget

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