Cities In The News


Hardman to step down from City Council

December 17, 2020

Dahlonega Nugget

Dahlonega city councilwoman Helen Hardman announced earlier this week that she will be moving from Dahlonega to be closer to her family

Downtown student apartments considered by City

November 30, 2020

Dahlonega Nugget

In the recent weeks the enthusiastic debate regarding a proposed 298-bed student apartment complex along Hawkins Street and Happy Hollow Road has not diminished

Class partners with City to beautify downtown

November 19, 2020

Dahlonega Nugget

Lumpkin County High School agriculture students are working hard on a project that will help beautify the downtown area and help them learn by using hands-on experience.

Halloween event nixed by Dahlonega city council

October 7, 2020

Dahlonega Nugget

Following the recommendations of staff and the guidelines of the CDC, the Dahlonega City Council agreed not to put on a city sanctioned Halloween event this year.

City council debates light pollution

October 1, 2020

Dahlonega Nugget

The future is bright for Dahlonega, but the city council doesn't want that to spoil the quality of life that comes along with clear views of the stars in the night sky.

City council debates after-dark cemetery hours

September 24, 2020

Dahlonega Nugget

Folks in Mt. Hope Cemetery will not be allowed to extend their visit any longer into the evening than currently permitted after a vote by the Dahlonega city council last week.

City talks sidewalk sales, storm water and more

August 27, 2020

Dahlonega Nugget

With two public hearings, the city council’s scheduled work session and a Special Call Meeting all on the agenda, the Gary McCullough Chamber of Dahlonega’s City Hall was bustling with activity.