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Building off the success of last year’s Tuning Out Cancer concert, Tuning Out Cancer Take 2! will take place on Saturday, January 26, from 7-10 p.m. at the Historic Holly Theater. 

The 72 percent of respondents to an unofficial Facebook poll should be happy with the results of the Senate Committee Study looking at the school start date for public schools in Georgia.

Students at the University of North Georgia were able to gain a new perspective on outside-the-classroom coursework during the fall semester as they undertook a new project as part of their Appalac

The law firm of Russell & Russell’s letter to the Lumpkin County Board of Commissioners, Tax Commissioner Rachel Pruitt and Chief Appraiser Danny Ziemer left everyone confused.

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The LCMS 8th grade Lady Indians remained perfect in the 2018-19 season with wins against Pickens and Dawson counties last week, upping their overall record to 11-0 with two games left in the regular season.

The Lady Indians began their week by traveling Pickens County to square off with the Dragonettes on Tuesday, Jan. 8.

The LCHS varsity wrestling team punched its ticket for a spot in the GHSA State Duals when it claimed second place at the AAA Area Duals hosted by Fannin County on Friday, Jan. 11.

The LCHS swim team watched more of its swimmers qualify for the GHSA State Swim Meet hosted by Georgia Tech when the team competed in the Forsyth Winter Classic at the Cumming Aquatic Center on Saturday, Jan. 12.


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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.

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