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LCHS Val and Sal rise to the challenge

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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

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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

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

High school senior signs shine on square

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Although Dahlonega is already revered as a charming, friendly town, those who passed through downtown in the past week were sure to notice an unusually large number of smiling faces on the square,