Caleb Sorrell calls a huddle with the team.

Meet the new coach

For many members of the LCHS football team, Caleb Sorrells is another in a long line of coaches to have taken the reins of the LCHS football team in recent years. But, the first-year head coach is hoping to set himself a part from those coaches…

Meet the new coach

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For many members of the LCHS football team, Caleb Sorrells is another in a long line of coaches to have taken the reins of the LCHS football team in recent years.

Snakes in the woods: Look, but don’t touch

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Do you suffer from snake phobia? Then you’ve chosen the right place to visit. Statistically, your chances of being bitten by a venomous snake are lower in the Northeast Georgia mountains than anywhere else in the state. “In your area, you only have two venomous species — the copperhead and the...

Grandaddy Mimm's secret recipe still has plenty of kick

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Jack “Mimm” McClure might be surprised to stumble across a jar full of his secret recipe, out in the open at a bar, looking somewhat “artisanal” for “tastings,” with his name boldly emblazoned on the label. 

Senior Softball Miners remain tops in division

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Lumpkin County’s Seniors of Swing, the Lumpkin County Miners and the Dahlonega Gold, both took to the softball diamond on Wednesday, July 3, for Clayton League doubleheaders.

12U baseball team concludes successful spring

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Hard work, fundamentally sound baseball and a healthy dose of fun helped the Lumpkin Miners 12U baseball team achieve some significant accomplishments on the diamond during the recently concluded 2

Local cyclist conquers Race Across America

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To want to brave the 3,070 miles of rugged terrain, the sleep deprivation and the brutal pain that comes with participating in what’s known as the hardest bike race in the world, you must possess a