Lumpkin County Newswire (Page 2)

Lumpkin County Newswire (Page 2)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Lumpkin County, GA. (Page 2)

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  1. Soldiers currently training at Camp Rudder for Rangers (PHOTOS) Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 1 | Northwest Florida Daily News

    More than 240 soldiers are at Camp James E. Rudder, Eglin Air Force Base, currently attempting to finish their three-phase Army Ranger training.


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    Friday Jul 1 | MyFoxAtlanta

    From fireworks lighting up the sky to the largest 10K in the world, Fourth of July weekend is always big in and around Atlanta! Duluth Celebrates America: Annual event held from 6-11 p.m. Food trucks, children's activities, giveaways and more. Giant firework display with City Hall as the back drop will wrap up the night.


  3. PIER Foundation begins day program for adults with disabilitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 30 | Forsyth County News

    After years of operating a thrift store that benefits and employs adults with disabilities, the PIER Foundation in Cumming has expanded with the opening of the PIER Center for Life Enrichment, a day program for disabled individuals. Adults with disabilities are now not only able to be employed by the PIER Thrift Store, but they are also able to practice independence with activities and outings that focus on educational benefits and life skills practice.


  4. Braselton to celebrate July 4Read the original story

    Wednesday Jun 29 |

    Braselton's year-long centennial celebration continues as it celebrates the nation's independence with a festival, parade and fireworks on July 4. "It's set to be a huge celebration," says downtown director Amy Pinnell, "as it extends the holiday weekend for our family-friendly events." The town tapped Army Captain Levi J. Floeter as its parade grand marshal.


  5. Judy ArmourRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 28 |

    Judy Beck Armour, 61, passed away on Monday, June 27, 2016. Mrs. Armour was born on December 11, 1954, in Dahlonega, the daughter of the late James and Willene Elliott Rider.


  6. Man indicted for DUI crash in north ForsythRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 26 | Forsyth County News

    A Buford man has been indicted by a Forsyth County Grand Jury on charges stemming from a car crash that seriously injured a 19-year-old woman on Ga. 400. John David Keasler III, 27, faces six counts, including serious injury by vehicle, driving under the influence and driving on the wrong side of the roadway, according to a June 13 indictment report.


  7. Tarzan' swings into Lumpkin County High SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 22 | The Times

    As the legend of "Tarzan" is set to open in movie theaters July 1, the Lumpkin County High School thespians plan to present its own version of the classic tale. Based on Disney's animated musical adventure, the high school's production will feature heart-pumping music by rock legend Phil Collins and a book by Tony Award-winning playwright, David Henry Hwang.


  8. Eric Fowler named East Hall High baseball coachRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2016 | The Times

    ... Georgia High School Association (GHSA). The Vikings' new region consists of familiar foes in Dawson County, Lumpkin County and Fannin County, and also brings in North Hall and Greater Atlanta Christian. "We're looking to make a push in this region ...


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    Jun 18, 2016 |

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    Jun 18, 2016 | The Coastal Courier

    Desiree Riley of Allenhurst was one of three Georgia Southern students to receive an Averitt Award for Excellence in Graduate Research and Instruction at the 2016 Research Symposium. The award is the highest honor bestowed upon graduate students within the Jack N. Averitt College of Graduate Studies.


  11. Gospel bands sing praises at annual homecomingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2016 | The Times

    Karen Peck and New River will perform at 7 p.m. Friday, June 17, in Dahlonega. It is part of the group's annual homecoming concert.


  12. UNG to host game design workshopRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2016 | The Times

    Students in fifth through 12th grades will learn the basic steps of coding at the University of North Georgia Dahlonega campus. The workshop will be from 3-5:30 p.m. Monday, June 20 in the Library Technology Center.


  13. Historic Dahlonega building nearing demolitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2016 | The Times

    ... was rejected because it did not offer to remove and relocate the Parks building to another location in Lumpkin County. Homans said no other bids were received to relocate the building and that the hotel development must now move forward. City ...


  14. Ruby AsheRead the original story

    Jun 13, 2016 |

    Ruby Turner Ash, 92, died Friday, June 10, 2016. Mrs. Ash retired from Chicopee Manufacturing Company and co-owned and operated The Daisy Burger in Cleveland in the 1970s.


  15. Adopting plant-based diet good for health, longevityRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2016 | The Times

    Original Hall County Farmers Market, Gainesville. 2:30-6:30 p.m. Tuesdays and 7 a.m. to noon Saturdays.


  16. UNG Dahlonega to offer game design workshopRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2016 | The Times

    Students from fifth through 12th grades will learn the basics of coding for video games at a workshop June 20 at the University of North Georgia's Dahlonega campus. "Students, particularly middle school students, spend a great deal of time on personal devices and social media, and we want to provide them with a more productive outlet - in this case, the National STEM Video Game Challenge," said Joshua Cuevas, an assistant professor of education who helped organize the workshop.


  17. Mountain Top Rodeo returns June 17-18 to R-Ranch in DahlonegaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2016 | The Times

    Calf roping, above, will be one of several events spectators can watch during the Mountain Top Rodeo at R-Ranch in Dahlonega. The 27th annual event will be June 17-18, at 65 R Ranch Road.


  18. Shane Williamson hired as new football coach at Lumpkin County HighRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2016 | The Times

    Lumpkin County High approved the hire of Shane Williamson as its new football coach during a regularly scheduled meeting Monday, according to its athletic director Nicky Jenkins. This will be the fourth head coaching position for Coach Williamson.


  19. ESF - Shands out 225 scholarshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2016 | Daily Tribune News

    Emma Hart, left, recipient of the Century Bank of Georgia/Sam C. Smith Memorial Scholarship, talks with twin sisters Katie, center, and Karlie Abernathy, both Georgia Museums Scholarship recipients, at the reception following the Etowah Scholarship Foundation's Scholarship Announcement Ceremony Thursday at Cartersvile First Baptist Church. The nonprofit organization awarded 225 scholarships valued at $215,000 to 207 college or college-bound students at its annual Scholarship Announcement Ceremony at First Baptist Church of Cartersville.


  20. UNG breaks ground on new convocation center in DahlonegaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2016 | The Times

    Rep. Chuck Williams speaks to University of North Georgia President Bonita Jacobs at the groundbreaking Friday of the university's new convocation center on its Dahlonega campus. With exceptional growth following its consolidation three years ago, the University of North Georgia's Dahlonega campus needs a new, multipurpose event center.