From top right, experienced Raiders Mario Mendoza and Reece Butler topped the wall first in order to help the rest of their team across. Lumpkin's mixed team of male and female Raiders took third place in the obstacle course en route to a third place overall finish in the mixed team category.

Lumpkin hosts Mountain Raider Challenge

Lumpkin County High School hosted the 2020 Mountain Raider Challenge on Saturday. In this year's event the LCHS Raider teams competed against 12 different schools in various competitive and adventurous team events.  Check out all our photos from the…

Dirt debate stirred up by parking project


Questions were raised about what should be done with any excess dirt removed from Long Branch Elementary School in its upcoming parking lot project following talks of potentially dumping the dirt o

Spans of the Past

A Toccoa landmark is about to receive new life, as the Broken Bridges area in Toccoa is set to become a focal point of a 10-mile waterway trek. Broken Bridges over the Tugaloo River arm of Lake Hartwell has been a landmark along the Georgia/South Carolina border for well over 140 years. The...

Lake Living Spring 2020: Events Calendar

FRANKLIN    Friday, June 12, 7-9 p.m., Main Street Music featuring Second Time Around in downtown Lavonia at the Gazebo.    Friday, June 26, 8:30-10 p.m., Movies Under the Stars, “Up,” at Lavonia Memorial Park.    Saturday, June 27,...

Softball team extends win streak


The LCHS varsity softball team extended its winning streak to 10 straight games after they cruised to a blowout 12-2 victory on the road over region rival North Hall on Tuesday, Oct.

Volleyball team prepares for Area Tourney


The LCHS varsity volleyball team finished up the 2020 regular season versus the top team in the region when they hosted the White County Lady Warriors at the Longhouse at the LCHS gymnasium on Wedn