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October 23, 2014
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Dawson runs over Lumpkin in opener
The Lumpkin County varsity football squad couldn't hold back the Tigers on Friday night as rival Dawson County used its hurry-up offensive attack to rack up 28 points at halftime en route to a 35-0...
Sep 01, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Men's soccer ties in final exhibition with Max Angel goal
The North Georgia College & State men’s soccer team took to the pitch for the final time in preseason action Saturday night, hosting Southern Wesleyan University in a spirited match that ended in a...
Aug 29, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Indians ready to kick off season against Dawson
Fans in Dahlonega and Dawsonville know that there’s much more at stake than just a “win” or “loss” any time the Indians and Tigers meet on the football field.
Aug 29, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Varsity football set for scrimmage Saturday night
This Saturday, Lumpkin will welcome the Leopards of Banks County in a preseason scrimmage, with kickoff set for 7 p.m. at LCHS.
Aug 15, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Senior softball club dressed for success in third season
The Nuggets of the Dahlonega Senior Softball Club are excelling on the field and seeing their highest participation yet in their third season.
Aug 15, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lumpkin softball blasts Bobcats in opener
A drizzly Monday night in Dahlonega could do nothing to dampen the spirits of the Lumpkin County varsity softball squad. The Lady Indians (Region 8-AAAA) thrilled the home fans with an impressive s...
Aug 15, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Players keep eyes on the ball at volleyball camp
Middle school and high school players practiced their skills to bump, set and spike at the recent summer volleyball camp at Lumpkin County High School.
Aug 08, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Local gymnasts ready to prepare for season
Even though they may have stayed up half the night before watching the gymnastics action in the Olympics, the athletes at Dahlonega School of Gymnastics have been coming to practice enthusiastic ab...
Aug 08, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Gold Rush Softball wins 12U State
The Dahlonega 12-and-under Gold Rush Softball Team went undefeated to take first place in the recent GSA State tournament in Alpharetta.
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Summer swimmers surge to State
It was a summer of success for the swimmers of the Lumpkin County YMCA Gold Rush Swim Team.
Aug 08, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Cheerleading: All-State hopeful to compete next week
Emily McClure enjoys taking an influential role on the Lumpkin County competition cheerleading squad. Now the senior will have the opportunity to show her leadership qualities when she represents h...
Aug 01, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Summer league works in younger players
Unlike some of their opponents in the summer league, the Lumpkin County High School baseball squad didn’t try to put their upcoming varsity team on the field.
Aug 01, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lumpkin football ready for fall practice
The Lumpkin County Indians made the most of their summer workouts and have returned from team camp with renewed enthusiasm
Aug 01, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Rifle team members impressive at Georgia Games
Members of Lumpkin County’s State Championship riflery team recently earned podium finishes at the Georgia Games 2012 Air Rifle Shooting Championships at Alatoona High School.
Jul 25, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Saints soccer nearing season start
Women look to make back-to-back NCAA Tournament appearances. Men aim to challenge themselves with tough schedule.
Jul 25, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Youth wrestling camp sees record turnout
Grapplers at the Lumpkin County High School youth wrestling camp returned for another fun summer of mastering their fundamental skills and learning how to show good sportsmanship.
Jul 25, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Anderson takes aim at college baseball
At the heart of Will Anderson’s motivation to compete is simply a love of the game of baseball.
Jul 18, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lumpkin wrestlers finish summer workouts with tournament success
After two weeks of intense practices, it was time for the competitors of the Lumpkin County High School summer league to test their progress with a solid week of wrestling.
Jul 11, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Pro Golf Tour event coming to Achasta
Fans invited for week-long event beginning Tuesday in Dahlonega
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Band support ensures music marches on
Volunteers sought to help with upcoming LCHS band camp
Jul 11, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lumpkin football players selected for Offense-Defense Bowl in Dallas
Traveling to Nashville for the Offense-Defense Football Camp at Tennessee State University, Lumpkin County players improved their skills under the tutelage of former NFL players and top college coa...
Jul 03, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Ray qualifies for WKC national team
Lumpkin County’s Brianna Ray traveled to the World Karate Council (WKC) National Games in Detroit recently and qualified for the national team.
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Girls soccer putting in the practice
Summer training and Rec league play in the fall could offer Lady Indians a boost
Jul 03, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Rodeo returns to Dahlonega for good old fashioned fun
In its 23rd year in Dahlonega, the Mountain Top Rodeo at R Ranch provided more thrills than ever. Competitors battled for a share of the $9,500 in prize money in sanctioned Rodeo events such as bar...
Jun 27, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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LCHS team catching football fever
Summer practice sessions help Lumpkin County High School team focus on installing schemes and gaining valuable repetitions
Jun 27, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Summer softball games key for gauging gains
One of the busiest sports scenes in town this summer has been the Lumpkin County High School softball complex.
Jun 20, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Holder to join Saints baseball staff as assistant head coach
The North Georgia department of athletics and head baseball coach Tom Cantrell announced this week the addition of Michael Holder as the assistant head coach for the Saints baseball team. Before co...
Jun 20, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Wrestlers learning to take flight
Before young wrestlers can take down their opponents with high-flying wrestling maneuvers, they must learn how to get off their backs. The feeling of the mat between their shoulders will become a f...
Jun 20, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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LCHS summer league competition heats up
Athletes on Lumpkin County High School teams have been sharpening their skills with plenty of games this summer.
Jun 13, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lumpkin standout aims for collegiate competition
Cole Walden may have wrapped up his baseball career with Lumpkin County High School, but it’s just the beginning of a new chapter.
Jun 13, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Players sharpen skills at LCHS soccer camp
For the third-straight year, the Lumpkin County High School soccer program hosted its popular youth summer camp. More than 40 players filled the turf to practice everything from agility and ball-wo...
Jun 06, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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United Karate season begins with big results
Competitors from the United Karate Studio of Dahlonega have begun to earn strong marks as the team already participated in three tournaments this year.
Jun 06, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Cagle to continue wrestling career with TMC
Lumpkin County fans have seen Lee Cagle make winning moves on the wrestling mat for years. They have watched him go from a USA Wrestling State Finalist in middle school to a high school State Final...
Jun 06, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Williams to continue softball career at Piedmont College
The feeling of sliding into home plate is one of the things that hooked Heather Williams on softball. Now eight years later, the Lumpkin County High School senior isn’t about to stop. The outfielde...
May 30, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Eighth grader Darien Sullivan places 2nd in State high jump
Lumpkin County Middle School’s Darien Sullivan earned second place in the high jump event at the Georgia Middle School Track and Field State Championships. Finishing his first season of track and f...
May 30, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Jackson is 5th in State high jump
Taking on the best competitors in the state, Lumpkin County High School’s Skyler Jackson recently finished in fifth place in all of Class AAA.
May 30, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Heroes League players and volunteers discover fun and games, and much more
Some of the most striking images last week at North Georgia’s Haines & Carolyn Hill Stadium were courtesy of the smiling faces of the Heroes League players.
May 23, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lumpkin's Kasey Tauber named All-Region soccer
The soccer coaches of 8-AAA have tabbed Lumpkin County’s Kasey Tauber as one of the top-13 players in the Region, voting her to the First Team All-Region team.
May 23, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lumpkin wrestling represented at Georgia Games
Bringing home Ironman trophies at the recent Georgia Games were Logan Brown and Cole White. The Lumpkin County Middle School wrestlers accumulated the most points over the three styles (Folkstyle, ...
May 23, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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North Georgia Combat Shooting Team wins 2012 Fort Benning Rilfe Championships
After three days of competition, North Georgia won the Team competition over Active, National Guard, and Reserve competitors.
May 23, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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