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Merger saved UNG 1.1 percent of budget
"Efficiency" is what the University of North Georgia, along with the other merged institutions in the University System of Georgia, hoped to achieve when consolidating more than a year ago.
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Thu Mar 13, 2014
Local pub plans to rebuild after fire
An accidental fire at an Irish pub on the Dahlonega square did extensive damage right before St. Patrick's Day, but the owner of the restaurant isn't discouraged.
Gas heater caused Shenanigans fire, investigation shows
An early morning fire that damaged Shenanigans Restaurant & Irish Pub in Dahlonega just ahead of the St. Patrick's Day weekend has been ruled accidental.
Wed Mar 12, 2014
TV's - Judge Hatchett' gives career, life advice to college students
"This isn't going to be one of those 'Climb every mountain, ford every stream' kind of speeches," she said at the beginning of her address.
Cochran joins NGTC Clarkesville library team
Marie Cochran became acquainted with North Georgia Technical College in the Fall of 2012, when she collaborated with the Photography department faculty while an artist-in-residence at the University of North Georgia in Dahlonega.
Sat Mar 08, 2014
Forsyth County News
Field set for a decisive May 20 primary in Forsyth
Qualifying for the May 20 primary ended Friday with no Democrats qualifying in Forsyth County.
Los Angeles Times
'Buffy the Vampire Slayer': Rebekah Isaacs draws out Season 10
Buffy returns to slaying for the 10th season when "Buffy the Vampire Slayer #1" hits stands on March 19. Joss Whedon's creation has continued to survive and thrive in the pages of the Dark Horse comic - now 11 years after the show's last air date - and will be written by Christos Gage and drawn by Rebekah Isaacs in this newest iteration.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
I came of age in the 1970s. Carole King composed the soundtrack to my early college years.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
UNG asks community for input on future vision
More info: All meetings begin at 6 p.m. For more information on scheduled meetings and upcoming webinars, visit blog.ung.edu/strategicplanning .
Freeze warning issued for north and central Ga.
The National Weather Service has issued a freeze warning for Monday night through Tuesday morning for a large portion of north and central Georgia.
Sun Mar 02, 2014
Forsyth County News
UNG holding town hall meeting Thursday
Representatives from the university - which includes a campus on Aquatic Circle in Cumming, as well as sites in Dahlonega, Gainesville, and Oconee County - are presenting a series of community town hall meetings as part of a strategic planning process.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
Wintry mix possible in north Georgia mountains
The National Weather Service says the mix of rain, sleet and snow is possible generally north of a line from Cedartown to Dahlonega.
Sun Feb 23, 2014
UNG future plans open for ideas at town hall meetings
The University of North Georgia will hold a series of town hall meetings, one on each of the university's four campuses, for alumni and community members to provide input on plans for the future of the university.
Sat Feb 22, 2014
Bear On The Square Festival In Dahlonega Again Offers Master Classes In Music
The annual Bear on the Square Mountain Festival, scheduled in Dahlonega the fourth weekend in April, is once again hosting a series of Master Classes in playing stringed instruments.
Thu Feb 20, 2014
Inmate recaptured after jail toilet escape
Authorities have recaptured a north Georgia jail inmate who they say escaped by removing a toilet from a cell wall.
Wed Feb 19, 2014
North Georgia inmates escape after removing toilet
DAHLONEGA, Ga. - Authorities are looking for a north Georgia jail inmate who they say escaped by removing a toilet from a cell wall.