LCHS Val and Sal rise to the challenge


Over the last four years Valedictorian Faith Schofield and Salutatorian Katy Carroll have made friends, earned awards and experienced a variety of challenges at Lumpkin County High School.

Drug bust leads to trafficking charges


A three-month long investigation into a suspected local drug trafficking operation resulted in a trio of arrests at a Dahlonega residence Sunday evening. And more arrests are likely, said Lt.

COVID-19 case count increases


The reported number of confirmed coronavirus cases for Lumpkin County has increased to 83, according to the Georgia Department of Public Health.