New UNG observatory nears completion

The University of North Georgia is reaching for the stars with its latest project, a brand-new North Georgia Astronomical Observatory — and right now, all systems are “go” for a summer completion date.

Saluting the fallen in Lumpkin County looks different this Memorial Day

Dahlonega stands out on Memorial Day.  Each year, the roads of the city and Lumpkin County are lined with memorial markers for those who have served and sacrificed in the United States Military. This community’s tribute to the deserving was still demonstrated this year even during the global health crisis.