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The ballots are in and Lumpkin County voters have spoken. But not every race has been resolved.

Michael Williams’ Deportation Bus was greeted by protestors and a mariachi band Saturday morning while pulling into the Greenbriar Shopping Center in Dahlonega.

The big day is nearly here.

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Dahlonega Arts & Wine Festival May 19-20

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The Indians varsity football team utilized the wishbone offense with impressive results and received a solid performance from its defensive unit to defeat Johnson High School in a Spring game showdown at Cottrell Field on Friday, May 11.

The University of North Georgia softball team earned its fifth straight Peach Belt Conference (PBC) Tournament Championship and made program history with a mix of dominate pitching and powerful at-bats when the Nighthawks hosted the PBC tournament at Haines & Carolyn Hill Stadium this past weekend.

It's officially a five-peat for the University of North Georgia fast pitch softball team.

The No. 1 ranked NCAA Division II squad clinched the Peach Belt Conference regular season title for a fifth time after sweeping Georgia College last week.


Mr. James Dillard Miller, age 63, of Dahlonega passed away Saturday, May 12, 2018.

It is with great sadness that the family of Donald “Don” Alfred Vining announces his passing after a long illness on Wednesday, May 9, 2018, at the age of 73 years. 

Richard “Red” Allen Hill, age 68, passed away Friday, March 23, 2018 suddenly from a massive heart attack in NE Georgia Medical Center in Gainesville.  Ric was born in Crawford, Tennessee to Ben and Naomi Hill.

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