‘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

Murder suspect extradited from Pittsburgh


Austin Todd Stryker was expected to return to Lumpkin County on Tuesday for the first time since he allegedly fled the state following the murder of 21-year-old Dahlonega resident Hannah Bender, ac

ATV park approved by county with conditions


Iron Mountain Park, the 4,300-acre recreational and entertainment venue under construction in Lumpkin County’s Mill Creek area, got the go ahead from the Board of Commissioners last week to continu