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The Holly Theater welcomes Amy Ray & her band on Saturday, November 17 where she’ll perform songs off her new album, Holler, as well as her earlier releases. 

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Lumpkin County commissioners dedicated the intersection of Cavender Creek, Rail Hill and Leonard Pruitt roads as the Lee Anderson Intersection recently.

The University of North Georgia's Ranger Challenge Team is headed back to the Sandhurst International Military Skills Competition for the third time in five years.

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The Lady Indians varsity basketball team gave its fans a glimpse of the explosiveness, discipline and total team effort that Lumpkin hopes to bring to the 2018-2019 season when they hosted Jackson County at the Longhouse for a pre-season scrimmage game on Thursday, Nov. 8, and pummeled the Lady Panthers 63-28.

Former LCHS standout kicker Wesley Wells’ freshman season with the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets has been nothing short of amazing, as the walk-on turned starter has been perfect in his duties as the placekicker for Tech this season.

Wells captured starter status as the placekicker for Georgia Tech early in the season with his powerful leg, quality character and strong work ethic.

With a State champion, a State runner up and a State placer all returning to the LCHS varsity wrestling team this year, LCHS head wrestling coach Brian Matthews is confident that the Indians should enjoy success during the 2018-2019 season.


SSgt. Wayne Clifford Wilton, USAF (Ret.), age 83, joined his belated wife, Peggy Bollermann, in the early morning hours of Friday, November 9, 2018.

Mary Idelle Davis, 98, of Murrayville, Lumpkin County, passed away on Tuesday, November 6, 2018 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center in Gainesville following a brief illness.

Ms. Goldia Loretta Reece, age 86, of Dahlonega passed away Thursday, November 8, 2018.

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