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COVID-19 case confirmed for Lumpkin County

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The first confirmed case of the coronavirus for a Lumpkin County resident was reported by the Georgia Department of Public Health Saturday evening. And a couple days later two more cases followed.

Lumpkin County purchases land near reservoir

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The purchase of 12.19 acres at the corner of Highway 52 East and Rock House Road is well worth the $351,085-plus-change Lumpkin County shelled out for the property, according to local officials.