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UNG students awarded two of 10 national Chinese scholarships
The two Chinese majors are among only 10 students across the nation awarded the scholarship this year.
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Wed Apr 16, 2014
Two established primary care practices will join TLC
The Longstreet Clinic announces the addition of two primary care physicians - W. Rhett Weaver, M.D., of Mountain Internal Medicine and Michael Mulberry, M.D., of Valley View Medical Center - to its staff of doctors.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
Regents Hike Tuition at Georgia Universities and Colleges
For the third year in a row, the majority of students in the University System of Georgia will face a 2.5 percent tuition hike in the 2014-2015 academic year.
Local veterans receive first DAR Distinguished Citizens Awards
National Defense Chairman Connie Tucker of the Col. William Candler Chapter DAR announced recipients of the first two Distinguished Citizen Awards at the group's April meeting: N.A. Jacobs and Col.
Flood warning, wind advisory, freeze warning
The National Weather Service has issued a wind advisory for most of north and central Georgia for Tuesday.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
Students live history at JG Smith
Jesse Wuest, an interpretive ranger from the Wormsloe Historic Site, plays a game of checkers and other games from the 19th century Monday with fourth-grade students at JG Smith Elementary School.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
UNG hosting Board of Regents monthly meeting next week
University of North Georgia President Bonita Jacobs, third from left, is shown at her April 2013 inauguration with, L-R, Philip Wilheit, chairman of the Board of Regents of the University System of Georgia , Gov. Nathan Deal and USG Chancellor Hank Huckaby.
Dahlonega Gold Coin History
The Maria Sebastian mysteries are based in North Georgia. I just wanted to provide a little history on the area.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
Collins pitches sale of Camp Merrill to House Armed Services Committee
Ninth District Congressman Doug Collins made a special appearance before the House Armed Services Committee Wednesday to make the case for Army ownership of Camp Frank D. Merrill in Dahlonega.
Wed Apr 09, 2014
New Medical Director of Emergency Dept. at CRH
Chestatee Regional Hospital announces that Armando Castillo, M.D. of The Longstreet Clinic, P.C., has been chosen as the new Medical Director of Chestatee's Emergency Department.
Tue Apr 08, 2014
University's 3-D printer helps children with disabilities
Joseph Grillo, 12, waits for a physical therapist team from the University of North Georgia to adjust a stabilizing device he wears before beginning hippotherapy Monday at Foundation Farms Equestrian Center in Lumpkin County.
Sun Apr 06, 2014
Forecasters warn of heavy rains, possible flooding
The National Weather Service is warning of the possibility of heavy rains and flooding overnight tonight and into Monday night in much of the state, including north Georgia.
Fri Apr 04, 2014
North Georgia Jewish community small, but close knit
While many Christians prepare for Easter with egg hunts and religious services during Holy week, members of the Jewish faith are anticipating the arrival of one of its major observances: Passover.
Thu Apr 03, 2014
North Georgia musician kick off inaugural CD with concert
Jason Kenney of Dahlonega is celebrating the release of his first CD with a concert Saturday night at the Holly Theater.
Wed Apr 02, 2014
This Is How We Roll: Georgia country artist dominate charts as ACM Awards near
T here is something about the water in Georgia that produces artists of a certain genre more than any other - country music.
Tue Apr 01, 2014
Out of bounds: Adventurous art at [Re] HAPPENING 2014
MASKED MAN: Jeff Marley, wearing a gourd mask, takes on the trickster character of the Booger during a performance at the University of North Georgia in Dahlonega, Ga.
Store clerk arrested for selling synthetic pot
Dawson County authorities have arrested a convenience store clerk for selling synthetic marijuana - not inside the store - but in his vehicle in the store parking lot.