Tori Jones named Lumpkin Teacher of the Year


As a veteran teacher with 25 years experience, a love of seeing students learn and a hands-on approach to learning, Lumpkin County Middle School’s STEAM teacher Tori Jones is the top choice for the

City Council candidates debate the issues


City council candidates Dewey Moye, Tony Owens, JoAnne Taylor, Johnny Ariemma and Ron Larson discussed and debated Dahlonega issues at Monday’s forum hosted by the Dahlonega-Lumpkin Chamber of Comm

‘Barefoot’ burglary suspect arrested


A local college student’s lack of footwear was key to his arrest last Tuesday morning following a pair of attempted break-ins at two Dahlonega pharmacies, said officials with the Lumpkin County She