• Hazardous Waste Trust Fund Application for Reimbursement Approved

    LUMPKIN COUNTY, Ga.- The Board of Commissioners approved an application for the hazardous waste trust fund reimbursement in their May 17 meeting. The board also approved the United Futbol Academy Soccer contract. Another contract they approved at the meeting was the UNG swimming pool agreement. The board also voted to renew the Lumpkin County Health […]

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  • Council Approves Distilled Package Store Ordinances

    DAHLONEGA, Ga.- The City Council voted to approve the distilled package store ordinances after weeks of discussion and changes, the vote was three to two. The council also reviewed a presentation by Rachel McGirr of Enterprise Fleet on a new contract for fleet replacement. Capital Projects Manager Vince Hunsinger informed the council of the bid […]

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  • Lumpkin County Commissioners Work Session and Meeting

    LUMPKIN COUNTY, Ga.- The Lumpkin County Commissioners will be holding their second monthly work session and their regular meeting on May 17 beginning at 5:30 p.m. The work session and regular meeting are open to the public. This is the agenda for the regular meeting. • CALL TO ORDER Chairman Dockery • INVOCATION • CONSIDERATION […]

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  • City Council Work Session and Special Call Meeting

    DAHLONEGA, Ga.- The City Council will be holding a work session and special call meeting starting at 4:00 p.m. on May 16. The work session and special call are open to the public. These are the agendas for both. Work Session OPEN MEETING BOARDS & COMMITTEES: 1. Cemetery Committee—April 2022 Chris Worick, Committee Chairman 2. […]

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  • Jeramy Nye Talks About Running for Board of Education

    LUMPKIN COUNTY, Ga.- Jeramy Nye is currently running for the District 2 seat on the Board of Education against the incumbent Craig Poore. Nye is a 20-year Army Ranger veteran. During his time in the service, he worked in management and planning operations. He has been in every theater of war since the terrorist threat […]

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  • Council Holds Meeting on Distilled Spirits Package Store

    DAHLONEGA, Ga.- The City Council held a public meeting on May 10 in order to give the public an opportunity to ask any questions they may have regarding the current draft of the distilled spirits ordinance. The council had the first reading of the ordinance at the meeting on May 2. To review what was […]

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  • Council to Meet for Package Store Discussion

    DAHLONEGA, Ga.- The City council is hosting a special call meeting to discuss the distilled package store ordinances. The meeting will be held in council chambers at 1:30 p.m. on May 10. This is the agenda for the meeting. CALL TO ORDER AND WELCOME APPROVAL OF AGENDA NEW BUSINESS 1. The City of Dahlonega will […]

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  • Board of Education To Meet May 9

    LUMPKIN COUNTY, Ga.- The Lumpkin County Board of Education is to meet for the monthly meeting on May 9 at 6:00, this meeting will be held at the High school auditorium. The meeting is open to the public. This is the agenda for the Board of Education meeting. Call to Order and Welcome Bobby Self […]

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  • Quote For Technology Update

    LUMPKIN COUNTY, Ga.- Director of Technology Sean Mullins gave the Board of Education a quote for the updated computers and Chromebooks the system needs for the next school year. Director of Curriculum, Instruction, and Assessment Jennifer Moss brought the board some changes to the middle school curriculum. Both these items will be up for a […]

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  • Board of Education Work Session May 4

    LUMPKIN COUNTY, Ga. – The Lumpkin County Board of Education is hosting the monthly work session on May 4 at 4:30 p.m. The public is welcome to attend. This is the agenda for the work session. Call to Order and Welcome Bobby Self II. Adoption of Agenda Bobby Self III. Board Functions Dr. Brown a. […]

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  • Commissioners Work Session and Special Call Meeting

    LUMPKIN COUNTY, Ga.- The Lumpkin County Commissioners are holding their monthly work session on May 3 at 4:00 p.m. and following that at 5:30 p.m. they will be holding a special call meeting to vote on the land-use revisions. The meetings are open to the public. This is the agenda for the work session and […]

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  • First Reading of Ordinances for Regulations on Package Stores Approved

    DAHLONEGA Ga.- The first reading for ordinances 2022-02, 05, 06, and 07 ordinances that outlined regulations on package stores was approved at the City Council meeting on May 2. The council also approved the amendment to the budget for additional tourism funds in order to renovate the visitor center’s bathrooms. They additionally approved the 2022 […]

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  • Lumpkin’s 12 Most Wanted Individuals

    Sheriff requests public to report vehicle sightings.

    LUMPKIN COUNTY, Ga.- The Lumpkin County Sheriff’s Office is advising people to be on the lookout for these twelve most wanted individuals in Lumpkin County. Any information on these individuals should be reported to the Lumpkin County Sheriff’s Office. Tips can be made anonymously, any information that could be provided would be appreciated. To find […]

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  • City Council Meeting May 2

    DAHLONEGA Ga.,- The City Council is holding its monthly meeting on May 2 at 6:00 p.m. The meeting is open to the public. This is the agenda for the council meeting. CALL TO ORDER AND WELCOME PRAYER / PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE TO THE AMERICAN FLAG APPROVAL OF AGENDA PUBLIC COMMENT – PLEASE LIMIT TO THREE […]

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  • Special Call Work Session for Land Use

    LUMPKIN COUNTY, Ga.- The Lumpkin County Commissioners are hosting a work session on Apr. 26 at 9:00 a.m. to try and finish their draft of the land-use revisions. The commissioners have been working on land-use revisions since Jan. They are working out the last details at this work session. The public is invited to attend […]

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  • Last Day for Voter Registration

    LUMPKIN COUNTY, Ga.- Today Apr. 25 is the last day for voter registration for the May 24  primary election. To register to vote or for early voting, you can go to 56 Short Street Dahlonega, GA 30533. For registration information visit https://www.lumpkincounty.gov/183/Elections-Registration. Early voting will begin on May 2 and be 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. through May […]

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