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Feds crack down on county
October 29, 2014
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CITY PARKING PROBLEMS PERSIST Paid parking a solution for Dahlonega?
By Sharon Hall The Nugget
By Matt Aiken The Nugget
Lumpkin County Manager Stan Kelley has known this day was coming for four years—and dreading it. The day ﬁnally arrived last week when “What they the results want is of an inspecfor us to tion by Project Civic Access sign the ﬁnally arrived. agreement It came in the form of a list of as quickly ﬁndings where as possible. the county did That’s not not meet the going to Americans with Disabili- happen.” ties Act (ADA), accompanied u Lumpkin County by a request Manager Stan for the county Kelley to sign a settlement agree-
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Kathy Dunlap helps her 6-year-old granddaughter Livvie ﬁnish up decorating her Halloween Jack-o-Lantern at Lumpkin County Library’s annual workshop. The workshop was held in the larger, newly reopened Nelle C. Young Public Meeting Room and held nearly double the number of children. Even so, the event was at full capacity for both the two sessions. See more photos on Page 11A.
The City of Dahlonega is now paying the University of North Georgia for parking. And not everyone is happy about it. “We have to have the space,” said council member Bruce Hoffman. “My concern is they’re charging us to use it.” The search for the elusive downtown parking space ultimately brought city ofﬁcials to the shadow of the old BB&T building on East Main Street, where they have offered to pay $1,000 a month in city funds for the leasing the 90 space lot. The deal will run for at least two years and includes stipulations that 31 spaces are to be reserved for UNG employees during weekday business hours and the city is to be responsible for maintenance of the lot, which includes the Shenanigan’s parking area.
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The AG & alcohol argument
Debate over distillery continues after Attorney General’s ruling
By Matt Aiken The Nugget The Attorney General’s ofﬁce has spoken. But that doesn’t mean the debate surrounding a possible Dahlonega distillery near the gates of Achasta golﬁng community has reached an end. In the wake of the response from the Georgia Department of Revenue, City Attorney Doug Parks has recommended that the city council put the brakes on
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the voting process that could allow for a local liquor producer while Senator Steve Gooch has advised that now is the time for the city to act. “The bottom line is that it’s up to the city now,” said Gooch, the Executive Director at Development Authority of Lumpkin County, on Monday afternoon. Earlier this year Spirits USA, a nationally-known liquor manufacturer, expressed interest in setting up a distillery at the old Fieldale building on Highway 60.
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Company claims that distillery would bring 50 jobs immediately and could triple over the next couple of years The business, according to company chairman Michael Gerard, would bring 50 jobs to town on Day One and could triple over the next couple of years.
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Last month, the ordinance amendment that could ultimately allow for such an operation passed the city council by a count of ﬁve-toone with Terry Peters cast-
ing the only dissenting vote. However, development plans were put on hold when Parks warned city council members that a legal “divergence of opinions” on the law books could lead to a lawsuit against the city. Achasta property owners then reportedly set aside $15,000 in legals fees to “counter the efforts” of the city, Spirits USA or anyone who planned to set up such a business on the Highway 60 site, according to a neighborhood newsletter. Meanwhile, a host of
Achasta residents ﬂooded city hall for a recent meeting as representatives from the community, and the nearby River Knoll subdivision, asked the council to hold off on any decisions. “Industrial use just does not belong next to residential,” said Achasta representative Don Trice at the meeting.
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It was in this charged environment that Parks
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October 19 – October 25
The following incidents were reported to the Lumpkin County Sheriﬀ’s Oﬃce during the time period of October 13 and October 20 stole the radiator and a few other parts from the trunk.
October 13 ■ A man said that after a recently deceased person left a farm to him and his sister, the other family members had been harassing and threatening them via Facebook.
October 16 ■ A woman said someone stole her bottle of Lortab that she had hidden in the living room.
October 14 ■ A man told police that he went downstairs in the morning and noticed some weapons were stolen. There were no signs of forced entry. He said not all of the weapons were stolen, only a select few.
October 18 ■ A woman told police that an iPad belonging to her boss was stolen from the business. She said she locked the front door of the shop. The back door, she added, is always left unlocked.
■ A man reported that he has an ongoing problem with people parking on his property and walking through his yard to a nearby residence. The man’s wife reported being cussed at because she wrote down their license plate number. He said the people told him it is their property and they have “right of path.”
■ A man who was driving in a car with his two friends hit the median on GA 400 in Lumpkin County. The man said they were coming from a bar in Sandy Springs and were trying to go to Atlanta and they were lost. The driver said he had the accident because he was looking at GPS on his cell phone.
October 15 ■ A woman advised she received a call from someone named Frank from the Publisher’s Clearing House who told her she had won a Mercedes Benz and $4.9 million. He said Publisher’s Clearing House had already paid 98 percent of the tax on the winning and she had to pay the remaining two percent of $475.62. After she told the man she was friends with the sheriff, he hung up the phone.
October 20 ■ A woman reported that she lost her driver’s license and military ID while attending Gold Rush Days. When she paid for an item around 2 p.m. she noticed they were missing.
The following arrests were released by the Lumpkin County Sheriﬀ’s Oﬃce. October 19 ■ Jason Lopez, 33, Dahlonega, was arrested and charged with simple battery October 20 ■ James Berry, 36, Dahlonega, was arrested and charged with burglaryforced entry-residence ■ Walet Archer, 33, Norcross, was arrested and charged with DUI/alcohol/ less safe, turning movements and required signals violation and stop signs and yield signs violation October 21 ■ Terry Hood, 21, Dahlonega, was arrested and charged with burglary-forced entryresidence October 22 ■ James Atterberry, 22, Dawsonville, was arrested and charged with dangerous drugs-amphetamine and possession of drug related objects October 23 ■ Kyle Black, 21, Dahlonega, was arrested and charged with registration of sex offenders violation
■ Cody Badgett, 19, charged with pedestrians Dahlonega, was arrested and under the inﬂuence charged with a probation violation ■ Ian Vickery, 26, Dahlonega, was arrested and charged ■ Blake Solomon, 18, with a tires violation Dahlonega, was arrested and charged with possession of ■ Shirley Allen, 57, dangerous drugs-amphet- Dahlonega, was arrested and amine, possession-manu- charged with battery/simple facturing-etc. of certain battery controlled substances and possession of drug related ■ Robert Hughes, 24, objects Gainesville, was arrested and charged with DUI/alcoOctober 24 hol/0.08 grams or more 21 ■ Anthony Wood, 28, Daw- YOA or over sonville, was arrested and charged with possession of ■ Gloicie Pruitt, 27, Dacucertain types of ﬁrearms- la, was arrested and charged dangerous weapons and si- with DUI/alcohol/0.08 grams lencers prohibited or more 21 YOA or over ■ Sean McCormack, 30, Dahlonega, was arrested and charged with possession of dangerous drugs-marijuana ■ Ashley Forehand, 23, Dahlonega, was arrested and charged with possession of dangerous drugs-marijuana
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October 25 ■ Luca Cioci, 19, Dahlonega, was arrested and charged with underage consumption ■ Gheorghe Sajin, 29, Cumming, was arrested and charged with DUI/alcohol/0.08 grams or more 21 YOA or over and unlicensed driver ■ Cameron Jones, 23, Cleveland, was arrested and
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LOCAL NEWS Debate over distillery continues
City ofﬁcials, from left, council member Bruce Hoffman, council member Sam Norton, council member Mitch Ridley, council member Terry Peters, mayor Gary McCullough and city attorney Doug Parks, met in the parking lot of the old BB&T building recently as they recently discussed the possibility of leasing the lot which now belongs to the University of North Georgia.
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sue a zoning variance. “The applicant would rians basically apply to the state asked Attorney General of for the license but he would the Georgia Department of Revenue for advice on the have to get the zoning aphloneproved by the city,” said matter. arged That advice arrived in Gooch. the form of a recent letter to Back to the the city on October 17. 57, And both sides seemed to zoning board d and think it offered validation to In the meantime, Gerard imple their argument. of Spirits USA has amended “The city cannot issue his request for a zoning varisuch a license until a refer- ance from Industrial to the , 24, endum on package sales is general business designarested held,” states a letter from tion of B-2. /alcothe ofﬁce of deputy attorHe said that the developre 21 ney general at the Georgia ment would be expanded to Department of Revenue W. provide access to tourists inWright Banks Jr. terested in getting a behind DacuCity Attorney Doug Parks the scenes look at the liquorarged said that opinion shows that making process. He added rams the city was right all along that all operations would be to hold off on a second vote. kept within the buildings “The guidance we have and truck deliveries would received from the AG con- be limited to 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. curs with our opinion,” stat“We believe this comproed Parks, in a letter to city mise will allow us to bring council members. our HQ to Dahlonega along However, the letter from with the existing jobs, taxes Banks then went on to point and revenue from sales tax out that, since individual that the tourist side of the liquor sales have been ap- business will bring,” he proved by the city, a license stated. can be issued by the state The continuing distillery instead. debate will most likely be “The City does not need discussed at a future City of to hold a referendum on Dahlonega meeting. package sales before the “I think at this point [State Revenue] Commis- the question for the city resioner can issue a license,” mains,” said Gooch. “Do stated the letter. they want to allow the disThis, said Gooch, means tillery at Fieldale?” it’s now up to the city to is-
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City parking problems persist Continued from Front Page The council was literally split on the decision at their October meeting as Sam Norton, Bruce Hoffman and Mitch Ridley voted for the measure while Roman Gaddis, Michael Clemons and Terry Peters voted against it. “I’ll break the tie,” said Mayor Gary McCullough. “I’ll say yes.” No one seemed too excited about the deal but a majority
of the council members said they didn’t have any other options. “My concern is that BB&T was being a good neighbor to the city of Dahlonega, they didn’t put any restrictions on the lot,” said Hoffman. “Then the University buys it and they’re still going to use it in the day but now they want us to lease it and maintain it.” Gaddis agreed. “What are they going to do with it if we don’t lease it?” he
said. “Whatever they want to,” said McCullough. The deal, which is being made with a UNG afﬁliated real estate group, included an original asking price of $2,500 per month. At a previous work session, Peters suggested that such a lease can only be a stop-gap to a bigger parking plan. “If we lease this property for 10 years we’ve spent $250,000 and at the end of that 10 years we’ve got nothing,” he said. Norton said there is some what of a silver lining since leasing the lot only averages to a couple dollars a day per space. “We can’t come close to making a parking place for
[that much] per day,” he said. “That’s a pretty good deal.” Norton also suggested that the lot could one day be set up for paid parking. It was another idea that wasn’t embraced by all. “You take away Shenanigan’s parking and see what kind of heck you catch,” said Clemons.
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f the paper feels thicker than usual this week it’s not your imagination. It’s the Best of Lumpkin County. And it’s jam packed with just that. The Best Dentist. The Best Daycare. The Best Dry Cleaner. And those are just a few of the D’s. This hefty section began humbly, with categories like Best Place to take a First Date and Best Place to Take a Hike. Then, several years ago, it expanded to include local businesses. Instantly, categories like Best Cup of Coffee, Best Sandwich and Best Place to Buy Gas became hotly contested. To the victor goes the spoils of a plaque, a spot in The Nugget and Best Of bragging rights. So how does one become the best? It’s a purely democratic process. We print the Best Of ballots in The Nugget for several weeks and, like clock-work, they come back. Each one must have an individual name and address of each voter. That cuts down on voter fraud. Some battle to the end with a separation of only a few votes. Some actually tie. But Best Of isn’t just about big business. It’s a chance to salute the hardworking ﬁreﬁghters, law enforcement ofﬁcials, teachers, waiters and cashiers out there. Congrats to all the winners this year. You deserve it. And if you want to know who won, keep on ﬂipping to the back section. The best of the best awaits.
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Michael Doyle knows about keeping food safe W
hen Henry King Stanford was president of the University of Georgia, he had a standard greeting in every community where he spoke: “Welcome to the campus of the University of Georgia,” he would begin his remarks. Didn’t matter. Rabun Gap, Tallapoosa, Hahira or Tybee. His point was that the reach of the state university of Georgia extended into all 159 counties. Most people consider the university to be the nation’s oldest state-chartered public university. UGA actually has centers of research all across the state—from Sapelo Island to Tifton to Grifﬁn. Georgia is both a land grant and a sea grant university. The UGA campus at Grifﬁn was established as an experiment station in 1888 and has “played an integral role in the development of modern agriculture”—but it began offering degrees only in 2005. There are celebrated researchers on the campus, like microbiologist Michael Doyle, whose research may be the most important there is, if you consider how important food is to each of us—and particularly if you consider that we are now importing 20 percent of our food. Not only do most of us not know anything about the imported food we eat, the government doesn’t
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have enough inspectors to monitor what is shipped in and distributed. Although Doyle is not an alarmist, he reminds you that he would never eat raw spinach or imported shrimp. The latter is good news to the struggling shrimpers on the coast. The Georgia Shrimpers Association has long reminded us that we should only eat shrimp if it is “wild Georgia shrimp.” “Spinach is great for you,” Doyle smiles, “but it should be cooked. I don’t eat raw spinach.” You may want to know why. He is happy to tell you. Escherichia coli—or E. coli, as it is generally known—can collect into the stems of spinach and cannot be eliminated by a cursory washing, which is what takes place at most restaurants. You cannot be sure about something so simple as a head of lettuce. Think about the harvesting of the lettuce that gets to your grocery store. How many hands have touched that lettuce by the time it
reaches your kitchen? If you want to be sure your lettuce is safe, you may consider doing what Doyle and his wife, Annette, do with their lettuce. First, they take off the outer leaves, then they wash their hands and then wash the lettuce. He has traveled the world over and is considered the foremost food safety expert in the world. He has originated patents for several food safety interventions, including one used as a meat wash. In Thailand, he once discovered a scene which has troubled him ever since. He saw chickens being raised in cages over a pond. Underneath the chicken coops were shrimp in a pond. The chickens pooped into the water below, which fed the shrimp—which were exported to foreign ports. If food comes from China, Michael Doyle does not buy it at his grocery, and he will not order imported seafood and ﬁsh from a restaurant unless he knows where it was raised. For your information, 75 percent of the tilapia we eat is imported from China. Over 90 percent of the shrimp consumed in the U.S. is imported from other countries. Doyle eats the everyday food we all eat, but he makes sure that he
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Parents as Teachers gives kids a strong start Y
ou will always be your child’s favorite toy—The statement by parenting expert Vicki Lansky is especially true during a child’s early years of life. As a parent, you know your child best, you teach them how to play pat-acake, you know their favorite song and you are their ﬁrst teacher. This is a great, difﬁcult, fun, tiring and rewarding responsibility. Since learning begins well before school-age years, Parents as Teachers (PAT) is a federal program with the mission “to provide the information, support and encouragement parents need to help their children develop optimally during the crucial early years of life.” Sabine Brashier heads the program, and anyone that has met her understands she has gift for teaching and reaching children. She has no special trick or high-tech toys; she uses play dough
Dewey Moye Schools Outlook and books and listens and talks. The program, now in its 12th year, serves 25 families. Each family receives monthly home visits in which Mrs. Brashier shares child development and parenting information. These activities enable parents to learn to observe their child and address their parenting concerns. During these visits, children gravitate to her bag, because they know she has a special gift just for them—a book. One parent told her, “you know I can’t read—I can’t read to her.” She encouraged him to make up stories that go with the pic-
tures. The key is picking up the book and spending quality time with your child discussing the story, whether it is the words on a page or the inventions of an imagination. Last school year, through 211 home visits, she delivered 312 books. Children learn through play. It does not require complicated planning; it requires only a real connection. With a container of play-dough and a conversation, you can help your child explore their senses, learn shapes and color and ABC’s. Home is a child’s ﬁrst school, parents are the ﬁrst teacher and everyday household objects can make the best resources. PAT operates with seven primary goals: give the child a solid foundation for school success, increase parents’ competence and conﬁdence in giving the child the best possible start in life, increase par-
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ou’ve got mail! shouted my computer to the half-empty ofﬁce Wednesday morning. I cringed and hit the mute button much too late. In this world of Snapchats and Vines and smartphones that are smarter than most people, using AOL is like showing up for work in a horse and buggy. I might as well have tied my pony to a hitching post out front and sauntered in wearing a ten gallon hat and chaps. Luckily no one heard. “Was that AOL?” said ofﬁce manager Chauna. Except someone heard. “Um, yes,” I said. That’s right. I have an America Online account. It’s my personal email. And it is the year 2014. The truth is I’ve had the same email address since I was 16 years old. Which means that this year my AOL account will celebrate its 20th birthday. It is older than a college freshman. But still, I’ve grown to love my AOL account. Because it was born in a day when the Internet was a much quieter place. There was no Facebook. There was no YouTube. Back then Wikipedia came on printed paper in something called an “encyclopedia.” Most computers were big, white and made strange, screechy noises. Mine spent most of its time “initializing the modem.” Yes, much has changed since those days. But just because the publisher’s email is stuck in 1995, please don’t think of us at The Nugget as non-tech-savvy. We have the website. We have the E-Edition. And then there’s DigDahloenga.com. The next level of Nugget news: We dig. Ya dig? But I’d also like to think that the newspaper can be a therapeutic laidback option to the highstrung, high-pitched, never-ending, alwaysscreaming Internet. It’s real. It’s solid. You can hold it in your hands. It doesn’t require a WiFi signal. And when you’re ﬁnished reading, it doesn’t disappear. That’s kind of refreshing. Maybe even, dare I say...cutting edge? As for AOL, maybe it’s due for a comeback. In fact, maybe it’s so “out” now, that it’s in... in a vintage, retro kind of way. “You keep thinking that,” said Chauna, when I explained this theory. Ok, maybe not. But, at least, when I’ve got mail, I’ll deﬁnitely know it. And so will the entire ofﬁce. _________________ Matt Aiken is Publisher of The Dahlonega Nugget. He can be reached at 706-864-3613 or via email at [email protected] nugget.com
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Opinions Breast cancer is curable if detected early through proper screenings Pat Conarro Guest Columnist
ere comes November! As we prepare to turn our calendar page toward the holiday season, we need to keep breast cancer in mind. The designation of October as breast cancer awareness month is helpful. Of course we’ve seen pink everywhere we look over the past few weeks and we are deﬁnitely more aware. But the disease itself honors no time boundaries and so we must remain vigilant. At Summit Surgical, we see many people through the year with concerns of cancer of the breast. Consider that breast cancer will be newly diagnosed in over 300,000 people in the US in the coming year. There will be about 40,000 deaths from breast cancer over the same period. Obviously, there is much progress to be made. Here are a few things to remember regarding cancer of the breast. First, it is COMMON as the numbers above clearly show. Second, it is CURABLE, especially if diagnosed and treated aggressively at an early stage, that is, before distant spread. Third, it usually causes NO SYMPTOMS at early stage and so to achieve early diagnosis, we must look for it early and regularly with screening studies
and exams. Current recommendations call for mammograms at age 40 and thereafter with an earlier start for those with extensive or young family history. We don’t know the precise cause for breast cancer. We do know certain factors that increase the risk. These include family history, later or no childbirth, obesity and greater life expectancy. Breast cancer actually can include one of several different cell types and thus the discussion can get very complicated very quickly. Having said that, here is the most typical scenario: a patient comes to see me with a report of a recent abnormal mammogram (this patient will be female 99 percent of the time—but men are vulnerable too). Nowadays we rarely ﬁnd a lump to correspond to the abnormal mammogram. This is because more patients are getting mammograms on time and therefore the tumors are diagnosed earlier before there is enough growth to cause a lump. To prove or disprove cancer, a biopsy is needed. This simply means that a tissue sample from the area of concern must be obtained for examination under the microscope. It is at this step that the diagnosis is established. At this point we meet again with our patient to plan treatment. Breast cancer is usually treated with a team approach. There is a surgeon to biopsy and later, remove the tumor. There is a medical oncologist to advise
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Keep the old school Scarecrow Stomp yard in Dahlonega raised most funds ever this year as green space Dear Editor: The Scarecrow Stomp may be over now but the effects of its success will be felt for a while in our community. We want to thank all of our many volunteers from the Dahlonega Woman’s Club and the University of North Georgia’s Don Auton chapter of Phi Sigma Pi for Dahlonega assisting in the project this year. It takes a community to pull together to make something like this happen. We would like thank the sponsors of the 2014 Scarecrow Stomp for generously
Dear Editor: I think it makes more sense to keep the old school yard, that is close to the downtown area, as green space than to sell it to a developer. Once it is developed, it is gone forever.
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donating funds. We were able to raise over $5,000, the most we’ve ever raised! This would not have been possible if not for their generous support. All of the proﬁts will go to the Lumpkin County Library and will certainly be put to good use. We would like to extend our gratitude to ACE Hardware, AnyTime Fitness, Appalachian Contracting Services, Artistic Printing, Inc., Bear on the Square, Leah Ratzel, Glenda Pender, Headlines Hair Studio, Home Depot #6980, Keith Anderson, Lumpkin 400 Storage, North Georgia Wealth Management Group, Spec-Takular Boutique, Studio Jewelers, United Community Bank, Dana
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LaChance, LaHunt, Inc., and Teresa Warren. Without their support this wonderful gift to the library would not be possible. Thank you again! We have lots of pictures of the scarecrows posted on the Dahlonega Woman’s Club Facebook page. We also had lots of tourists taking pictures—enjoying our town during voting and the Stomp itself. This year our winner for People’s Choice award was Woody’s Barber Shop’s Bigfoot. They placed their scarecrow outside their shop on the square—it was a hit with tourists and locals alike, winning votes by a large margin. Thank you again to all volunteers, sponsors, voters and patrons.
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Moye: Parents as Teachers Continued from Page 4A
ents’ knowledge of child development and appropriate ways to stimulate learning, promote a strong parentchild relationship, develop true partnership between parents and schools, provide a means of early detection of potential learning problems and prevent and reduce child abuse and neglect.
Research shows that at age 3 PAT children are signiﬁcantly more advanced in language, social development, problem solving and other cognitive abilities than comparison children. They also score higher on kindergarten readiness tests and on standardized measures of achievement in early grades. It is shown that parents involved in the pro-
gram are more involved in their children’s schooling, read more to their children and are more conﬁdent in their role as parent. If you would like more information about Parents as Teachers call Sabine Brashier at 706.864.3611. Donations can be made through LCBOE.
Conarro: Breast cancer awareness Continued from Page 5A
on the possible need for chemotherapy and to supervise that treatment. And often there is a radiation oncologist if radiation treatment is deemed necessary. All of this comes as a shock to our patient—she simply went to get a mammogram and then things got complicated. And now she has to make some big decisions pretty quickly. What type of surgery, smaller (lumpectomy) with followup radiation? Or a full mastectomy, which is a bigger operation but usually avoids the radiation requirement.
Also, where and with whom to receive oncology cancer care? And how about possible reconstruction? Each of these questions is signiﬁcant alone. The entire process is very stressful. The good news is that good progress is being made. More patients are being diagnosed at an earlier stage and cure rates are going UP. And with progress, fear is abated and thus more progress is expected. There are now about three-million people living in the USA with a history of breast cancer according to the American Cancer Society. Chances are good that someone you are related to
or have as a friend has been affected by this disease. And so we must remain on guard. Get your mammograms and your breast exams on time. Follow-up promptly on any abnormality. Doing so will hold you in good stead if this disease should come calling. Current risk for women in America is about one in eight over a lifetime. That risk is reason enough to stay aware of breast cancer. _________________
Patrick Conarro, MD is a Board certiﬁed surgeon at Summit Surgical in Dahlonega and Dawsonville. He can be contacted by emailing Patr [email protected]
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practices good habits with his food to ensure that it is safe to eat. For example, he buys organic beef because it doesn’t have antibiotics. McDonald’s sought Doyle’s expertise to come up with a time temperature formula to make sure the beef used in their hamburgers is safe. People will get sick before tomorrow’s paper replaces the one you are reading— from tainted food. “There are,” Doyle explains, “forty-
eight million cases of foodborne illnesses in the U.S. each year.” The problem is that, in the future, we will need more imported food to accommodate the demands for food across the world. Production will need to be accelerated, which means that farmers will likely use hormones and other artiﬁcial substances to enhance productivity. And the government doesn’t have enough inspectors to keep poop-fed tilapia from reaching your menu. A lot of
problems having to do with germs and bacteria could be solved if people would simply wash their hands. A few years ago, I went into the bathroom after a meeting. At the same time, a college president walked in, used the bathroom, and left without washing his hands. All of these sanitized containers you see about are there for good reason. Use them, and when you eat out, make sure you know where you meal originated.
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Over the last few weeks retired Col. Butch Teston, chair of the Lumpkin County Veterans Affairs Advisory Committee, received three $500 donations—enough money to complete the project of placing service and a POW ﬂag at Veterans Memorial Park. Barbara and Lanny Tribble’s donation was made in honor of their fathers, both of whom served during WW II. Billy Luesing of Chestatee Realty (left) and Tony Nunley of Chestatee Property Management each donated $250. And Ralph and Carole Prescott’s $500 donation was in honor of Ralph’s brother, Sidney Thomas Prescott, killed in the Battle of Taegu, South Korea in 1950.
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Lumpkin County Library Branch Manager Tracey Thomaswick accepts a $5,000 check from Vikiki VoohreesCondrey (left), Dahlonega Woman’s Club (DWC) Vice President and President Leah Ratzel. The money was raised during the Scarecrow Stomp and will be used to purchase a new outside drop box for patrons to return books when the library is not open. It’s something that has been needed for at least three years, Thomaswick said. “The current one is always full, especially on three-day weekends or holidays,” she said. Currently, staff members are coming in on their own time on those days to clear out the box, since it ﬁlls up to the point no more books can be deposited. This is the third year DWC has donated the proceeds from its popular Scarecrow Stomp fundraiser to the Lumpkin Library.
Lumpkin County was inspected in March 2011 and just received its settlement agreement last week, Kelley said. The agreement consists of pages and pages of things the county must do to come into compliance, and while it took nearly four years for the federal government to get the results of its survey back to the county, the county only has until Nov. 7 to let the feds know if there is anything it would like to contest, or any issues it believes have been corrected in the interim. “And we have to have photos and explain how we have met the code, in our view,” Kelley said. “What they want is for us to sign the agreement
problem. “Each ﬁnding has a three to six month timeline to complete mitigation,” he said, “and we just can’t spend unbudgeted money. We don’t even know how much it is going to cost at this point. It’s hard to put a dollar value on it, but at a minimum it’s in the hundreds of thousands of dollars.” “It’s a huge unfunded mandate,” said BOC Chair Chris Dockery. “They don’t seem to have a system to recognize we have to operate on a balanced budget. I don’t know what the costs are going to be, but they would have to be budgeted over several years.” The list, Kelley said, is extensive. “We have a lot of old buildings from the 1960s, before there was an ADA law—the administration building, the library, the Cannery,” he said. “There are multiple doorways High number of that are too narrow for wheelchair access, toilets not low issues, cost enough to the ﬂoor, elevators Not only does the project that don’t have voice comwant a quick agreement to mand, sidewalks, signage, waits list of necessary improve- ter fountains that can’t be too ments, it also wants a quick high for people in wheel chairs turnaround on getting the or too low for people who have improvements done. That, trouble bending over.” Kelley said, is going to be a People from the project told as quickly as possible. That’s not going to happen.” “This is just a starting point for negotiations,” said Alicia Davis, the county’s ADA Compliance Ofﬁcer. Apparently, the project did not inspect all counties or cities in Georgia. Only four Georgia counties—Lumpkin, Chatham, Glynn and Stewart—and two cities, Atlanta and Savannah, appear on the Project Civic Access website so far. Kelley said he asked project representatives why Lumpkin was chosen. “I asked if someone lodged a complaint and they told me no. They said there were three reasons—one, we are a college town; two, we are a tourist attraction; and three, we are located next to a national forest—whatever that’s got to do with it.”
the county to wait for is ﬁndings before trying to come into compliance, unless modiﬁcations were being made anyway. “Any time we made improvements we took ADA into consideration,” Dockery said. When the health department moved to new facilities, the old building was ﬁtted out with handicapped parking, accessible doors and other ADA required features, for example. Several other buildings that can be struck from the list are polling places. All but one, the Auraria Community House, is now ADA compliant, Kelley said. But other buildings owned by the county don’t even appear on the project’s list. “They didn’t even inspect all county buildings. They want us to hire an architect— one approved by the U.S. government—to inspect the rest,” Dockery said.
And it’s not just buildings. Included on the list of compliance issues is yearly training for all employees in how to assist those with disabilities and making the county’s website accessible to both the blind and deaf, as well as the phone system. “It’s pretty overwhelming,” Kelley said. Kelley and his staff have put the project’s ﬁndings on a spread sheet and color-coded them into “what we want to contest, what we think we’ve already done and what we’re just going to have to deal with,” he said. “We’re working under the ‘how do you eat an elephant? One bite at a time’ premise,” Davis said. “Right now we’re trying to ﬁgure out where to take the ﬁrst bite.” “I’m not opposed to making our buildings ADA accessible, but we’re going to have to do it within our budget and timeframe,” Dockery said. The Nugget was unable to reach anyone at the U.S. Department of Justice for comment.
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Student interns at Atlanta hospital “...this will be an amazing experience for Angie. I am proud to say that I am her teacher.”
By Sharon Hall The Nugget
Volunteers needed to place memorial markers The Lumpkin County Veterans Memorial Marker Committee is asking for help from the community to place memorial markers and American ﬂags along the roadways entering Dahlonega in remembrance of Veterans Day. Committee members and volunteers will meet at 2 p.m., Sunday, Nov. 2 at the the storage facility on Camp Wahsega and Black Mountain roads. The VMMC relies on help from the public to both place and take down the memorial markers. “It keeps growing a little bit each time we put them out,” says Paul Hanson, VMMC member. “It’s become a monumental task that we couldn’t manage without the community’s help. We are an all-volunteer organization, and as long as we have volunteers, we’ll keep going.” For more information, contact Hanson at 706-864-9388.
Both Lumpkin County High School senior Angie Joaquim and health occupations teacher Amber Gilleland were “jumping for joy” after Joaquim received an email from Children’s Health Care of Atlanta (CHOA), Joaquim said. Joaquim was chosen to be a part of the hospital’s Explorers Program this year. “I am so proud of Angie,” Gilleland said. “I worked at Children’s Healthcare for almost 10 years in the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit, and know from experience that this will be an amazing experience for Angie. I am proud to say that I am her teacher.” “The Explorer program is for students interested in pursuing a medical career. This experience allows students the opportunity to come into a hospital environment, hear from some of the best medical professionals in the country and ask questions to help them uncover their medical
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passion,” said Melanie Turner with CHOA. Students make an application to the program, which places a heavy focus on the essay portion. Students are asked what they hope to gain from the experience, why they are interested and what makes them a good candidate. Joaquim said she thinks her essay was the reason she was chosen. “I was looking at the forensic ﬁeld, and I thought the program might allow me to learn about other ﬁelds in health care that I might be interested in,” she said. Joaquim was correct in her assumption. “Angie’s passion for learning about a variety of medical ﬁelds made her a strong candidate for this program. Per her application, she has a strong desire to speak with healthcare workers to gain more knowledge and help her
conﬁrm which medical area she’d like to focus on,” Turner said. Joaquim will have the opportunity to hear from a variety of medical healthcare professionals including physical therapists, surgeons, medical students focussing on different areas of expertise, nurse educators and medical marketing professionals. She will not only learn about the profession, but also about what schooling it took to get there and what lessons they learned along the way. She will also tour operating rooms, the Marcus Autism Center and Chidlren’s at Hughes Spalding. “When appropriate, teaching aids are used to accompany the guest speakers and volunteers are often solicited to help,” Turner said. Joaquim has already gone through the physical therapy session. She “learned a lot I didn’t know,” she said. “Sur-
gery is next, and I’m super excited. I thought I might want to be a surgeon.” Another area CHOA looks at on the applications is extracurricular activities, and Joaquim most likely ranked high in this department as well. She has completed over 100 hours job shadowing at the Dahlonega Funeral Home as well as volunteering with numerous local charities, including NOA, ARC, Family Connection and JROTC activities. “Her work ethic and drive in the medical ﬁeld is top notch,” Gilleland said. “Our staff admires the enthusiasm of these students and this program serves as motivation and a nice reminder of why they do what they do. We received the largest quantity of application this year, over 120, for the 30 available spaces, which made the selection process very difﬁcult. That said, Angie should be very proud of herself and we are excited she is a part of the program,” Turner said. Applications for the 20152016 school year will be available on CHOA’s website in August. Anyone thinking of a career in the healthcare ﬁeld is welcome to apply.
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Obituaries Eugene H. Tennis
Charles “Rick” Richard Wood
Margaret Aline Gravley
Mr. Eugene H. Tennis, 80, of Gainesville, Ga. passed away peacefully at his residence on Wednesday, October 15, 2014. Eugene Hibbard Tennis, AB, M. Div., retired minister of the Presbyterian Church USA and former vice president of Marts & Lundy, Inc., was born in Crookston, Minn. on April 8, 1934 to Dorothy Pollock Hibbard and Wesley Raymond Tennis. He is survived by his wife, Gay Hargis Tennis of Dawsonville, Ga., his son Scott and his wife Leslie, of Navarre, Fla., and his son Mark and granddaughters Katie, Samantha, Kerri Anne and grandson Wesley Eugene of Atlanta. In addition, the extended families of Kyle and Carol Price of Ballwin, Mo. and their daughters Christine and Julia; Jim and Christina Price of Atlanta and their daughters Katie and Nicole; and John and Christine Price of Lithia, Fla. and their children Melissa and Bill; and sister-in-law Carolyn Collmer and her husband Ray of Liberty, S.C. who were all a cherished part of his life. He received his AB from Macalester College, St. Paul, Minn. and the M. Div. degree from Union Theological Seminary, NYC, NY. He was ordained in June 1958 in the United Presbyterian Church. His ministry began at the First Presbyterian Church in Hector, N.Y. from 1958 to 1961; he then became the Associate Pastor of Third Presbyterian Church in Rochester, N.Y. until 1965, when he joined the denominational capital campaign of the Presbyterian Church through 1967 in New Jersey and New York. He worked with the ﬁrm of Marts & Lundy, Inc., counsel to the Presbyterian Church. He then joined the Rochester Area Council of Churches as Associate Executive Director, responsible for their ﬁnancial development. Because of his earlier involvement in Rochester during a time of civil unrest, he joined the city government of the city in 1969 and served for four years, ﬁnishing his service as the city’s Commissioner of Community Services. In 1974 he became the Director of Development at Columbia Theological Seminary in Decatur, Ga., and served there until 1977 when he became the Executive Director of Financial Development for the National Council of Churches in New York City. In 1979 Marts & Lundy invited him to join the ﬁrm. He accepted and began a twenty-year odyssey of counseling clients in assisting individuals, corporations and foundations in philanthropy. He was appointed Atlanta Regional Manager in 1984 and vice president of the ﬁrm in 1995, retiring in 2000 to enjoy traveling with Gay and spending time at their lake home on Lake Lanier and their cabin in Minnesota. A memorial service will be held at a later date. In lieu of ﬂowers the family requests donations be made to First Presbyterian Church, 800 South Enota Dr. Northeast, Gainesville, GA 30501 the Tennis Fund. Those wishing to leave online condolences may do so at littledavenport.com Little & Davenport Funeral Home, 355 Dawsonville Highway, Gainesville, GA 30501 is in charge of arrangements.
Charles “Rick” Richard Wood, age 58, of Dahlonega, Ga. passed away Thursday, October 23, 2014. Rick was born in Washington, DC and had lived in Dahlonega for the past 30 years. He graduated from Lumpkin County High School and proudly served his country for a period of three years in the United States Army. Mr. Wood is preceded in death by his father, Norman Wood. He is survived by his mother, June Wood of Dahlonega, Ga.; brothers and sisters-in-law, Ron Wood, Dahlonega, Ga., Randy and Devra Wood, Gainesville, Ga., Russ Wood, Dahlonega, Ga., Matthew and Risa Wood, Auburn, Ga., Christopher and Sherry Wood, York, Pa.; sister and brother-in-law, Rene and Kevin Connell, Dahlonega, Ga. A number of other relatives also survive. A funeral mass will be held at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, October 29, 2014 at the St. Luke’s Catholic Church in Dahlonega, Ga. Father Neil Dhabliwala will ofﬁciate. Online condolences may be made at www.banisterfuneralhome.net. Banister Funeral Home of Dahlonega is in charge of the arrangements.
Margaret Aline Gravley, age 71, of Dahlonega, Ga. passed away Monday, October 27, 2014 following an extended illness. Margaret was born and raised in Marietta, Ga., and had spent the past 25 years in Lumpkin County. She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, and friend, and was of the Baptist faith. She was the daughter of the late Thurman and Hazel Cook Deavers, and was also preceded in death by her husband of 30 years, Harvey Gravley; and daughters, Jackie Pensula and Becky Brown. Margaret is survived by son, Jason Gravley, Dahlonega, Ga.; son and daughter-in-law, Tony and Melanie Gravley, Acworth, Ga.; daughter and son-in-law, Debi and Jerry Wheeling, Douglasville, Ga.; daughters,Teri Bennett, Faye Henson, and Sonya Wood; daughter and son-in-law, Tonya and Ken Leach, all of Dahlonega, Ga.; daughter, Vicki Sane, Douglasville, Ga.; brother and sister-in-law, Allen and Bonnie Deavers, Powder Springs, Ga.; brothers, Lloyd and Howard Deavers, both of Marietta, Ga. 15 grandchildren, 26 great grandchildren, and a number of other relatives also survive. Funeral Services for Margaret are scheduled for 2 p.m. Wednesday, October 29, 2014 at Banister Funeral Home in Dahlonega, Ga. Rev. Dexter Landers will ofﬁciate. Interment will follow in the Antioch Baptist Church Cemetery in Lumpkin County. Online condolences may be made at www.banisterfuneralhome.net. Banister Funeral Home of Dahlonega is in charge of the arrangements.
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William Braun Moody, 78, of Gainesville, Ga. passed away Wednesday, October 22, 2014. Bill was a professor of Math and Education at the University of Delaware for 41 years, where he worked with area schools in the preparation of elementary and middle grades teachers. He created and ran the Delaware Math League and the Solvelt math summer program for international youth. He received his doctorate at the University of Maryland. He and his ﬁrst wife, Gerry (of 48 years), spent their time between Neward, Del. and Ocean Pines, Ocean City, Md. Bill enjoyed collecting antique toys, traveling and playing cards. He recently moved to Gainesville, Ga. to be closer to his children, Kathy, Bill and David. He is survived by his wife, Mary Golden Moody; his children and his six grandchildren, Chelsea, Danielle, Becca, Braun, Carragan and Brock and his great-grandchildren, Riley and Emigh. Memorial donations may be directed to www.pancan.org in memory of his wife, Gerry, who died of pancreatic cancer. Memorial Park North Riverside Chapel 989 Riverside Drive Gainesville, GA 30501. 770-297-6200 or for those who desire online condolences at www.memorialparkfuneralhomes.com.
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few years ago, the magazine I have long loved – Southern Living – changed. Like most Southerners, I have an aversion to change which is why our traditions have such strangle hold. We never let go. Warily, I eyed it for the ﬁrst couple of months. The layout changed, bringing a fresher, more modern feel while new features were added that included fashion and proﬁles yet retaining recipes, home décor, and gardening advice. I was disappointed that the Book Section page that heralded new releases by Southern authors was dropped. Given the immediate choice, I would have begged them to return to what used to be. But it grew on me and now I savor it every month, particularly enjoying a feature called “Napkin Interview” which spotlights a Southern celebrity. Around the same time that Birmingham-based Southern Living (the largest regional living magazine in the nation) changed, a new editor came aboard which would probably signal that one had something to do with the other. His name is Lindsay Bierman. I was wary of him. Another trait of Southerners long grown in the region is our wariness. We’re always a bit suspicious of strangers who pop up in our territory (Lindsay hails from the northern part of the South). However, he won me over. It happened gradually. I read his monthly column, sharing his frustration as he searched at length for the perfect rug and his cautious excitement as he launched into building a weekend lake home. When he wrote his Top Ten decorating tips, I tore out the page and saved it. Though unknown to him, Lindsay and I became friends. Then, recently, I became a fullﬂedged, unabashed fan. He began his column by quoting Ralph Waldo Emerson, “To be yourself in a world that is constantly trying to make you something else is the greatest accomplishment.” I immediately thought of my pronounced Southern accent and how, over the years, some outsiders have said, “If you lost the accent, people would take you more seriously.” I dug my high heels in and drawled even slower. My friend, Lindsay, wrote about our Southern historic resistance to ﬁtting in. “Amen!” I exclaimed though I was sitting on a plane westward bound. “Preach on, Brother Lindsay.” “Now, more than ever,” he wrote, “we connect to our roots through a joy of cooking, a love of hospitality, a reverence for tradition,\ and a deep regional patriotism that can’t be diluted for mass consumption. Down here, you can honor and live by our rules or move somewhere else – but please don’t mock or patronize us for them.” Not only could I have not said it better, I couldn’t have said it near as well. I thought of my dear Tink. Yankee born and bred, and a Los Angeles citizen for three decades, he has claimed the South for his home. He signed up for the church’s prayer chain call tree, developed a taste for buttermilk biscuits, grits and collard greens as well as all other things Southern. This is, he will quickly tell you, his beloved land. “You should meet my friend, Lindsay,” I said to him one day after reading Lindsay’s monthly column. “Lindsay?” he asked quizzically. “Well, technically if you want to get right down to it, we’re not friends. We’ve never met. But we’re neighbors in the strongest sense of the word. We think alike. We have the same mindset.” Now, as I think back on it, I hate that I didn’t welcome Lindsay with open arms. I didn’t give him the full beneﬁt of my Southern hospitality. Instead, I acted like a typical Southerner. I was wary of a newcomer whose ideas were different. He has now left the magazine and moved on to other things but while he was there, he certainly did the South mighty proud. Lindsay, thank you. I wish I had welcomed you from the start. Ronda Rich is the best-selling author of There’s A Better Day AComin’. She has ties to the Yahoola Valley in Lumpkin County. Visit www. rondarich.com to sign up for her weekly newsletter.
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Cow Patty Bingo a win-win for schools By Sharon Hall The Nugget Amber Jarrard hopes to spend a good deal of time at the Lumpkin County Middle School football ﬁeld on the morning of Saturday, Nov. 8. She will be marking off a grid of—hopefully—1,250 squares. That’s how many $10 tickets the RefrigiWear employee is hoping to see sold for Cow Patty Bingo. It’s a fun way to earn money for Lumpkin County’s ﬁve schools. “RefrigiWear was looking for something all the schools could participate in. I did a breast cancer walk with some friends several years ago and we did a cow patty bingo. It was very successful,” Jarrard said. RefrigiWear supports Lumpkin County schools
eligible for one of several rafﬂe drawings for gifts donated by local merchants. And there will be concessions, a bounce house and the opportunity to purchase spirit items from the various schools as well. Students at the schools are selling tickets, and RefrigiWear is giving the top ticket seller at each school a $100 gift card. The overall top seller will receive an iPad Mini. Cut off date to purchase a throughout the year, including randomly assigned to a square. a school supply drive, Jarrard Two cows will be turned loose ticket is Friday, Nov. 7. Jarrard said. on the grid, and if a cow leaves has to know how many squares If all 1,250 tickets are sold, a patty in your square ﬁrst, you to draw off, she said. Tickets can be purchased at the event will bring in $10,000— win $1,000. The second square to any of the county’s schools, or $2,000 for each school. be so blessed brings the winner by calling RefrigiWear at 706It works like this. Each ticket $500. represents a square. The day of The fun begins at 3 p.m. 864-5757. the event, ticket numbers will be and each ticket holder is also
The truth about domestic abuse By Sharon Hall The Nugget This is the last week of Domestic Violence Awareness Month. And though much progress has been accomplished through recent years in bringing the plight of these women to the public’s attention, there are persistent misconceptions about domestic abuse, says Elaine Cannon, Associate Director of NOA, Lumpkin and Dawson counties’ shelter program for victims. “These misconceptions about domestic violence are one of the reasons so much abuse goes unreported,” she says. (Note: Men can also, and often are, victims of domestic violence. However, the preponderance of violence is perpetrated on women, and that is the focus here.)
that always accompanies abuse, she also has to deal with the fear of what exposure in the community will do to herself and her children. This is a very real reason that she might not come forth to ask for help.”
It’s not abuse if they don’t hit you If you feel like you have to walk on egg shells to keep your partner from getting angry, constantly have your feelings hurt or are repeatedly put down by your partner, you are abused. If your partner keeps you from having contact with family and friends, you are abused. If your partner threatens you, your family or pets, you are being abused. If your partner forces you to have sex against your will, you are being abused. “At NOA, we are trying to educate the Abuse affects much more than the poor One such fallacy is that domestic violence community about all the different types of only happens to the poor. Nothing could be abuse. Our hope is that victims will learn and understand that they are not alone, further from the truth. Domestic violence happens in all kinds even if the abuse they are suffering is not physical or not everyone’s idea of abuse,” of families, Cannon says. “The stereotype of a battered woman Cannon says. coming from a poor family is just that—a If it was that bad, she would leave stereotype. It doesn’t matter whether you There are many reasons the victims of are rich or poor or somewhere in-between. domestic abuse don’t leave their abusers. It Domestic violence crosses all socio- is a complicated situation. In many abusive economic lines, religious afﬁliations, ages relationships the women have been so beaten ... anyone can be a victim or a perpetrator,” down—not just physically, but emotionallyshe says. that they have been brainwashed into Part of the reason for the misconception believing the abuse is their fault. Their is that people can understand why abuse self-conﬁdence has been so eroded they are can take place in a family that is struggling unable to walk away. ﬁnancially. They think ﬁnancial woes lead In other cases the abusers have totally to stress, and often the use of alcohol—a isolated their victims. They have no car, no recipe for domestic violence—and they are job or access to money and in extreme cases often right. not even a phone to call for help. They have It’s hard for people to understand how no idea what resources are available in the those with money could have problems. But community that they could reach out to, the battered woman who is afﬂuent has a even if they could ﬁnd a way to do so. whole set of issues all her own, and it often And leaving can be dangerous. In fact, makes dealing with domestic abuse even the most dangerous time for a victim of harder. “They are afraid no one will believe abuse is when they are trying to leave. them,” Cannon says, “especially if their “It’s difﬁcult to document how many partner is well respected in the community. deaths occur when women try to leave their People ask, how in the world could he be abusers,” Cannon says, “but we do know an abuser—he’s a doctor, a police ofﬁcer, a that 75 percent of all domestic violence minister, attorney, elected ofﬁcial or some happens when a victim tries to leave.” other visible person in the community. “Working with a victim with these kinds Domestic violence is a family matter. Domestic violence affects not just the of issues is oftentimes more difﬁcult. Not only is she dealing with the kind of fear victim, but society as a whole, causing
It was a full house for both sessions of the Jack-o-Lantern decorating workshops at Lumpkin County Library last Saturday. Above, Jackson Cheatham, age 4, seems to think his Jack-o-Lantern needs a few ﬁnishing touches. Jackson was one of 40 children who attended the Lumpkin County Library’s Halloween pumpkin decorating workshop. “It ﬁlled up the ﬁrst day of signups,” said Youth Services Director Andrea Tucker. “It’s very popular.” At right, 5-year-old Sam\ and his sister, 7-year-old Bailey Bogue work on hats for their creations. Photos by Sharon Hall/The Nugget
untold economic repercussions. Studies estimate the cost of domestic violence in the U.S. to be as high as $12.6 billion annually. Direct cost include healthcare services; social and welfare services; counseling; law enforcement and criminal justice services; legal services; and transportation, housing and other refuge services needed by victims. Indirect costs are also borne by the community, especially in lost productivity. Domestic violence often causes victims to miss days from their jobs due to injuries, mental health issues and fear that their abuser will show up at their workplace. The Center for Disease Control (CDC) estimates the equivalent of 32,000 full time jobs are lost from the U.S. economy every year due to domestic violence. Even if a victim goes to work, their work is often sub-par because of elevated stress, poor concentration, depression and other issues stemming from living in an abusive situation. Harder to put a number to but also a huge impact is the effect domestic violence has on the children in a family. Children who witness domestic abuse often have problems in school, falling behind their classmates. They are also at higher risk for dropping out. As if the personal cost to children was not enough, it also adds to the loss of productivity. Children from these households are also more likely to have behavior problems, which often escalate into juvenile and adult criminal behavior. This adds to the cost of law enforcement and the courts. And it is well documented that children Continued from page 11B
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COMMUNITY CALENDAR Community-Wide Events FRIENDS OF MUSEUM GHOST TOURS CONTINUE
who wants to honor U.S. Service men and women who have served their country are welcome. Entries for the parade are free. The event will be held Saturday, Nov. 8. Entrants will assemble at 10 a.m. at the Administration Building/Library parking lot on Courthouse Hill to line up. For more information or to register your ﬂoat, group or individuals, contact Butch Teston, 706-348-1838.
Friends of the Dahlonega Gold Museum invites you to explore and discover the mysterious happenings in our town. Haunted Dahlonega Friday night walking tours, fundraisers for the museum, will leave the WHITE CHRISTMAS APPLICATIONS OPEN NOV. 10 museum at 7 p.m. Nov. 1. Tickets ($10) available at the Gold Mu- Community Helping Place will take applications for White Christmas assistance Monday, Nov. 10, through Friday, Nov. 14, 10 a.m. until seum. Funds raised will be used to enhance museum exhibits. noon and again Monday, Nov. 17 through Friday Nov. 21 during the 2015 NORTON ECONOMIC FORECAST OCT. 30 same hours. Lumpkin County residents whose monthly household The Dahlonega-Lumpkin Chamber of Commerce, Lumpkin County income falls within certain guidelines, who have legal custody of their Development Authority and the Downtown Development Authority are children and are not receiving assistance from other local Christmas co-sponsoring a 2015 Norton NE Georgia Economic Forecast pre- outreach programs are eligible to apply. To apply, individuals must sentation from 8:30-10 a.m. Thursday, Oct. 30, at the Holly Theater. provide a current photo ID, proof of Lumpkin County residency, proof Frank Norton Jr. will present an economic forecast and Billy Peppers of income, proof of children’s enrollment in Lumpkin County schools of the Georgia Department of Community Affairs will present his per- and Medicaid cards for children. For more information, call 706-867spective and statistics related to Northeast Georgia’s downtowns. 9621. Applications will be taken at the old ofﬁces of CHP at 2030 Mayor Gary McCullough and Lumpkin County Board of Commission- Highway 19 North. ers Chair Chris Dockery will give welcome addresses.
MEETINGS EXPLORE SCHOOL FUNDING OPTIONS
There will be an organizational meetings to explore means of creating an educational fund to beneﬁt Lumpkin County schools Thursday, Oct. 30, 6:30 p.m. at Parks & Rec. This is a grass roots effort. Volunteers welcome. For more information, contact School Board member-elect Lynn Sylvester at [email protected]
DUMC SOUP CAFE NOV. 3
The Dahlonega United Methodist Church First Monday Café is held on the ﬁrst Monday of the month through March, from 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m. All you can eat soup and cornbread, and dessert, are available for a $5 suggested donation, and all proceeds beneﬁt the Community Helping Place and Family Connection. DUMC Fellowship Hall, which is connected to the new sanctuary building, on the main level. 706864-2521
WILD GAME FUNDRAISING DINNER AT DUMC
Dahlonega United Methodist Church Mothers Morning Out/Preschool, and United Methodist Men will present the 1st Annual Wild Game Dinner & Rafﬂe at 6:30 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 15, in the church fellowship hall. Wild game and trimmings will be available for $25 per person. Rafﬂe tickets are $5 per ticket or 5 for $20 for drawings for a Cabela’s gift basket, Realtree camo luggage, a Go Pro camera and an overnight hunting trip. Call 706-864-8521 for tickets.
Festivals HEMLOCKFEST 2014: NOV. 7-9
The 10th annual Hemlockfest will be held at Starbridge (Highway. 52 East) on Nov. 7, 8 and 9. The survival of hemlock trees in this area is being threatened by the woolly adelgid, an aphid like insect spreading through the forests. This beneﬁt festival raises funds and awareness to help save these magniﬁcent trees. The event will offer three days of bands and entertainers plus food and beverage, natural crafts vendors, interactive presentations and exhibits, canoeing and lots of activities for kids and adults. Col. Bruce Hampton headlines. Friday $20, Saturday $30, Sunday $10, 3 days camping & admission $55. Info/tickets at www.hemlockfest.org.
Community Announcements HELP NEEDED WITH MEMORIAL MARKERS
Volunteers are needed to help place Veterans Memorial Markers and ﬂags in honor of Veterans Day on Dahlonega roadways Sunday, Nov. 2, 1:30 p.m. Volunteers will meet at the Memorial Marker Committee’s storage facility on the corner of Wahsega and Black Mountain roads. The VMMC relies on volunteers to place and take down the markers at Veterans Day, Memorial Day and July 4. For more information, contact Paul Hanson at 706-864-9388.
FLOCK A FRIEND IN OCTOBER
The Dahlonega chapter of T.O.P.S. (Take Off Pounds Sensibly, a nonproﬁt organization) will ﬂock your friends (with ﬂamingos on their lawns) during October. Flocking costs $1 per ﬂamingo in increments of 5, 10, 15 or 20 birds. And, if you would like to purchase insurance against ﬂocking, that can be done for $5. Contact Shug Latimer, 770654-9054, or book your ﬂocking at TOPSGa Facebook. A ﬂocking can be signed or anonymous and is open to homes in Dahlonega and Dawsonville.
VETERANS DAY PARADE SEEKS PARTICIPANTS
The Lumpkin County Veterans Affairs Advisory Committee is looking for entries to participate in the annual Veterans Day Parade. Scout groups, churches, civic clubs, classic car clubs, individuals—anyone
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HEATING HELP AVAILABLE: SENIORS APPLY NOV. 3
The Georgia Department of Human Services will help pay some home heating costs; eligibility for the program is based on the income of all household members. Households in which every member is age 65 and older—or—is homebound due to health reasons—may apply for assistance beginning 8:30 a.m. Monday, Nov. 3. The regular program opens to the general public Dec. 1. Those interested should contact Ninth District Opportunity, Inc. at 706-864-4637 or email at marilyn. [email protected] on the date of the program they qualify for. If sending an email for the elderly and homebound period, to get an appointment, emails must include name and birth dates of all household members. No walk-ins, please. www.ndo.org.
Blood Drive DRIVE HONORS SHERIFF—GET PINT OF ICE CREAM
Connie’s Ice-cream Shop owners Jimmy and Connie Taylor are teaming up with the sheriff’s department and LifeSouth Community Blood Center for the Nov. 7 blood drive in honor of Sheriff Stacy Jarrard. Connie’s will give a pint of Mayﬁeld’s ice-cream to each person who gives a pint of blood. Donors will receive a “Get a pint when you give a pint in honor of Sheriff Stacy Jarrard” coupon. Two bloodmobiles will be open 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday, Nov. 7, on the hill next to the sheriff’s ofﬁce, 385 East Main Street. Donors must be at least 17 or older, or 16 with parental permission, weigh a minimum of 110 pounds and be in good health. A photo ID is required.
At the Library Lumpkin County Library, 706-864-3668 www.chestateelibrary.org
Tuesday, Nov. 11, in observance of Veteran’s Day
FOOD FOR FINES DURING NOVEMBER:
The library will accept two cans/boxes of non-perishable food for each dollar of ﬁnes. The food will be distributed to local food pantries. HOURS: Monday-Wednesday, 10:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m., Thursday, 11:30-7 p.m., Friday-Saturday, 10:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Closed Sunday. Reading to Dogs, Saturday, Nov. 1, 1-2 p.m. Children ﬁrst grade and up will have the opportunity to have fun, boost self-conﬁdence and improve reading comprehension by reading to a CAREing Paws registered therapy dog. Sign up for a free ﬁfteen-minute time slot. Computer Basics, Wednesday, Nov. 5, 9:30 – 10:30 a.m. Learn computer terminology and explore the desktop and icons. There is a large focus on learning to use the mouse. No prior knowledge needed. Registration is required. LEGO Club at the Library: Group One—Kindergarten through Grade 5; Group Two—Grades 6 -8. Tuesday, Nov. 4, 4-5 p.m. This is a club for building with LEGOs. Meetings will introduce building ideas and books centered around a different theme each month. Parents are welcome to join in. LEGOS will be provided. November’s theme will be pirates.
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Music/Dance/Film & More UNIVERSITY OF NORTH GA EVENTS, DAHLONEGA
27th Annual All American Piano Celebration, 4 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 1, Hoag Student Center Auditorium. Teachers, students and artists will present piano pieces by American composers, and participants and audience are all invited to an “Apple Pie and Ice Cream” reception following the performance. Dr. Joe Chapman, UNG Professor of Music, 706-429-7993, joe. [email protected] UNG Singers and Le Belle Voci Fall Choral Concerts: Monday, Nov. 3, 8 p.m., Dahlonega Baptist Church; Tuesday, Nov, 4, 8 p.m. Dahlonega United Methodist Church Pickin’ Porch Old Time Jam: An old-time music jam is held from 12-2 p.m. every Thursday at the university’s Vickery House.
CHESTATEE GARDEN & TAVERN, 39 SOUTH CHESTATEE STREET, 706-969-2746. VISIT CHESTATEE GARDEN ON FACEBOOK. Tuesday, 9 p.m. to midnight: Karaoke Wednesday, 8-11 p.m.: Trivia Night Thursday, 9 p.m. to midnight: College Night Saturday, 9 p.m. to midnight: Live Music COOL BREEZE—THE OAR HOUSE, 3072 Highway 52, 706864-9938, www.theoarhouse.com Saturdays 6-10 p.m.: Live entertainment
BOURBON STREET GRILLE, 90 A & B Public Square North, 706-864-0086, thebourbonstreetgrille.com Monday, Oct. 27, 7-10 p.m.: Hear Now Wednesday, Oct. 29, 7-10 p.m.: Tim O’Donovan Thursday, Oct. 30, 7-10 p.m.: Chad Edwardson Friday, Oct. 31, 8-11 p.m.: Adam Kadmon Saturday Nov. 1, 8-11 p.m.: Roshambeaux THE CORKSCREW CAFÉ, 51 Main Street West, 706-867-8551; www.thecorkscrewcafe.com Sundays, 12 p.m.: Brunch with Mark Stokes
THE CRIMSON MOON CAFÉ, 24 North Park Street, 706-8643982, www.thecrimsonmoon.com Wednesday nights, 7-9 p.m.: Open Mic. Free admission, free for performers. Stop by to sign up anytime after 6 p.m. or by calling the venue. Thursday, Oct. 30, 7 p.m.: Songwriters in the Round with Kyle Edson, Brad Fletcher, Will Barron. Songwriter swap their originals and a few favorite cover songs. $5. Saturday Nov. 1, 8 p.m.: Randall Bramblett with Eliot Bronson opening. $18 advance. Renowned Georgia songwriter who is also one of the nation’s most accomplished ‘side-men’ returns for an evening of song-sharing from a lifetime of writing, playing and performing on stages across the nation. From his early career with Capricorn Records (Cowboy, Gregg Allman, Sea Level) to his more recent tours as a side-man and/or opener, Bramblett has worked with some of the best performing artists in the business. randallbramblett.com Sunday Nov. 2, 7 p.m.: Boomers Gone Wild with Rick Hinkle & Susan Bennett. $6 advance. North Georgia musicians join their hosts on popular music from the 60s and 70s. Multi-instrumentalist/vocalist Rick Harris joins Marshall Choka on drums, with horn players, keyboard and several invited vocalists. Visit Boomers Gone Wild on Facebook.
GUSTAVO’S PIZZERIA, 16 Public Square South, 706-8642366. No cover.
Wednesday nights, 7:30 p.m.: Trivia Night Friday, Oct. 31, 9 p.m.: Halloween Costume Party featuring DJ Tommy Pirone, dancing, specialty cocktails, costume contest.
HOLLY THEATRE, 69 West Main Street. Business ofﬁce open 9
a.m.-4 p.m. Mondays. 706-864-3759, www.hollytheater.com Shakespeare’s Macbeth, a production of the Holly Theater Company. Nov. 1 & 2, Friday and Saturday at 8 p.m., Sunday at 2 p.m. Adults $18; Students $12. Always . . . Patsy Cline, with Kecia Garland and Linda Thompson, Nov. 13-16. Thursday-Saturday, 8 p.m.; Sunday, 2 p.m. Students $15, Adults $20-25.
JOHNNY B’S BEEF & BREW, 438 West Main Street, 706864-2400 Thursdays: College Night Saturdays: Live DJ/Karaoke Friday, Oct. 31: Stoned Sandwich
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TRICK OR TREAT ON SQUARE—NEW TIME
The Chamber of Commerce and the Dahlonega Merchants will be treating children 12 and under to “treats” from 4:30-6 p.m. on Halloween night, Friday, Oct. 31, rain or shine. Appropriate costumes are appreciated. Hundreds of children come to the square each year for this event in which store keepers dress in costume and distribute candy. For safety reasons, the city will close the square to vehicle trafﬁc during the event. In order to offset individual merchants’ costs, donations of candy to pass out in front of the Welcome Center and to share with merchants is being collected at the Visitors Center, Community and Southern Bank and United Community Bank main branch.
GOLD MUSEUM COSTUME CONTEST
The Dahlonega Gold Museum is hosting a Costume Contest Oct. 31 at 4:30 p.m. during Trick or Treating on the square. Prizes will be awarded for ﬁrst, second, third and most original in several age groups. Register between 4 and 4:15 p.m. at the museum.
TRUNK OR TREAT AT UNG PARKING LOT
The University of North Georgia Ofﬁce of Residence Life will offer free candy and activities at a Trunk or Treat event, 4:30-6 p.m. Oct. 31. Location is campus Parking Lot 16, off South Chestatee Street in the block just south of the book store/Starbucks building.
EVENING HOURS AVAILABLE BY APPOINTMENT.
Free Food FREE FOOD DISTRIBUTION NOV. 1
On the ﬁrst Saturday of each month the food pantry of Love All, Serve All, Tell All Ministries will distribute 10,000 pounds of free food. Distribution is in the parking lot of Mt. Yonah Baptist Church, 852 Asbestos Road, Cleveland. There are maximum income requirements; however, there are no resident requirements and Lumpkin County residents in need of food are invited to participate and should arrive at 8:30 a.m. sharp. 706-865-5044 Monday through Thursday, 9-5.
FREE FOOD AT DCOG MONDAY, NOV. 3
The Mercy Monday program at Dahlonega Church of God makes boxes of non-perishable food available at no cost to those who are going through a difﬁcult time. Distribution is between 10 a.m. and 1 p.m. on the ﬁrst Monday of the month. A hot lunch will be provided. 4
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SHENANIGANS IRISH PUB, 87 North Chestatee Street, 706482-0114. All ages welcome. No cover charge.
Friday, Oct. 31, 9 p.m. to midnight: Halloween Party. Costume Contest at 9:30 p.m. with $200 grand prize. Music by Danielle Howle. From Columbia, South Carolina, Howle was recently chosen to pen the theme song for South Carolina Tourism and has been making waves on the coast with her “Swamp Sessions” songwriter workshops. Coming out of South Carolina in the 1990s, she was one of the ﬁrst acts signed to Amy Ray’s Daemon Records, with her band Lay Quiet Awhile. She has recently been an Artist in Residence at Awendaw Green in South Carolina. Her music has been featured in several independent ﬁlms and TV’s Army Wives. Saturday, Nov. 1, 8:30-11:30 p.m. John Hirt. Hirt plays as a solo act or with the Tin River band, Harmonica, or bigger bands. Characterized as Americana, Hirt encompasses many styles including Alternative, Outlaw Country, Classic Rock and Indie. You will hear eclectic covers from artists like Johnny Cash, Neil Young, Willie Nelson, Tom Petty, Pearl Jam and Nirvana to name a few, as well as original tunes that evoke a strong passion for storytelling.
Every Tuesday, 7 p.m.: Texas Hold’em, 7 p.m. Every Wednesday, 7:30 p.m.: APA (American Poolplayers Association) Tournament Every Thursday, 7 p.m.: Texas Hold’em Every Friday, Karaoke
TURNERS CORNER CAFÉ, Intersection of Highway 19 North
and Highway 129 North, 706-348-2290 Saturday, 8 p.m.: Live music
Wineries/Tasting Rooms CAVENDER CREEK VINEYARDS, 3610 Cavender Creek Road. cavendercreekvineyards.com • 706-867-7700
Live Music every Saturday and Sunday 2-5 p.m.
FROGTOWN CELLARS, 700 Ridge Point Drive (Town Creek Road), Dahlonega • 706-865-0687 • www.frogtownwine.com
MONTALUCE WINERY, 501 Hightower Church Road., •www.
Montaluce.com • 706-867-4060 • opentable.com for reservations. Reservations required for dinner, recommended for lunch.
THREE SISTERS VINEYARDS & WINERY, 439 Vineyard
Way, Dahlonega • threesistersvineyards.com • 706-865-9463 Pork Meets the Cork continues through Nov. 9. Hickory Prime BBQ available.
WOLF MOUNTAIN VINEYARDS & WINERY, 180 Wolf-
Mountain Trail, Dahlonega • www.wolfmountainvineyards.com • 706-867-9862 Sunday Brunch in November: Wild Game & Red Wine Brunch. Reservations required.
Canvas and Cork Tasting Room, 90 North Meaders Street, across from Hancock Park. Local wines, artist’s studios and art gallery. 706-344-7585 Dahlonega Tasting Room featuring Habersham Wines, 16 North Park Street · Public Square, (706) 864-8275 Folkways Craft Gallery & Wine Tasting Room, featuring The Cottage Winery Wines, 706-864-7132, 11 South Grove Street in the Carriage House Shoppes, www.FolkWaysCraftGallery.com Oct. 31: Hallo-Wine Night party from 6-9 p.m. with the piano sounds of Dahlonega’s own Rick Harris. Costume, or not. Naturally Georgia featuring Tiger Mountain Vineyards, Crane Creek Vineyards, Mercier Orchards. 90 Public Square North: 706-864-0832 Ole’ Mountain Wine Cellar, 40 Public Square, 706-867-7406. Monday, Wednesday and Thursday 10-6, Friday and Saturday 10-8, Sunday 12:30-6. Closed Tuesday. Featuring Wines of the World.
Pets PARKS & REC DOG OBEDIENCE CLASS
Lumpkin County Parks & Rec will offer a 6-week Basic Dog Obedience class from 2:30-3:30 p.m. Sundays beginning Nov. 2. Classes will be held at the Timken Pavilion at Yahoola Creek Park. Instructor is Peggy Hoynes. Cost is $90. Registration/Information at 706-864-
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TWO UNG CHORAL CONCERTS AT LOCAL CHURCHES The University of North Georgia Singers and Le Belle Voci will present two fall concerts this week in Dahlonega. On Monday, Nov. 3, they will perform at 8 p.m. at Dahlonega Baptist Church, and on Tuesday, Nov.
4, at 8 p.m. they will present a concert at the Dahlonega United Methodist Church. Dr. John Broman serves as director and Mary Beth Hutcheson, accompanist. Next week the members of the Dahlonega choruses will join the
UNG Chorale in a collaborative concert at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 11, in the chapel of First Baptist Church, Gainesville. All the concerts are free and open to the public.
LCHS DRAMA STUDENTS TAKE ON TOUGH ROLES SATURDAY
The Lumpkin County High School One-Act Drama team claimed third place honors recently in Region competition. The theatre department’s 2014-15 season opens Saturday night, Nov. 1, at 7 p.m. with its award winning play, Andrea’s Got Two Boyfriends—a heartwarming and moving story by David Willinger. The drama reveals the ins and outs, the ups and downs, the joys and disappointments of three developmentally challenged adults living in a residential care facility, Crystal Park. “The characters in the play created quite a challenge for us,” said director Linda Orwig. “We desired to respectfully bring each to life with a sense of realness and honor. Sandy Germain’s special needs class proved invaluable to us in creating our characters. The cast members spent time playing games and From left Bo Payne, sophomore; Cameron Lineberry, junior; Delaney building relationships with her students Durham, senior and Morgan Coolick, senior form the cast of Andrea Has Two to gather knowledge and understanding Boyfriends, which will be presented in the LCHS theater Saturday night only. Submitted photo. about their roles.” Senior Morgan Coolick plays a warm compassionate study of mentally (challenged) adults and thoughtful counselor in the role of Micah. The audience should pay close attention to her whose singular humanity bespeaks the care and character development as time passes in Crystal Park. sensitivity of its creators.” The Hollywood Reporter writes, Another senior, Delaney Durham, brings amazing energy “Sometimes art and life blend so well that you can’t tell and believability to the high strung Andrea. Junior where one stops and the other begins. Such is the case of Cameron Lineberry compassionately plays a sensitive, writer David Willinger’s Andrea’s Got Two Boyfriends.” Tickets are $5 in advance and may be purchased from a timid, and yet thoughtful Freddie. Sophomore Bo Payne plays the cheerful, easy-going Richard with authenticity. drama student. Tickets will also be available for purchase “The play is warm and thoughtful and funny and sad at the LCHS front ofﬁce between 11:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. and tender all at once. It’s one of the most beautiful works next week. The price at the door is $8. Don’t miss this of art we have created on our stage. I promise, you will grand opportunity to see a superior show and to support the LCHS theatre program. not be disappointed,” said Orwig. The LA Times calls the play “...a minor miracle—a
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If you think Shakespeare is too high brow for you, think again about a play with murderers, witches and ghosts; sword ﬁghts and the supernatural; riddles, history, madness and greed. The scene above from Macbeth, the current production of the Holly Theater Company, King Duncan (Bill Hacker) is introduced to the audience as a good and just king of Scotland. Here he talks with his son Malcolm (Jackson Henry) while his other son Donalbain (Alex Davis, left) and Lennox (Rusty Smith), a Scottish nobleman, look on. The play’s dialogue, while in the old English, is not difﬁcult to follow. The production continues one more weekend at 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday and at 2 p.m. Sunday.
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CLUBS & ORGANIZATIONS Women’s walking group forming Walk This Way invites women (and friendly dogs) to get connected with a new walking group for exercise and fellowship in and around Dahlonega. The group will meet daily at 9 a.m. Monday through Friday, beginning Nov. 3. Contact Janie Smith, 706-864-8787, [email protected], for details.
UPCOMING MEETINGS THE YAHOOLA TRAILS CONSERVANCY will present a program at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 29, at the United Community Bank on Morrison Moore Parkway. Tom Lamb, past president of the Alabama Conservancy and the Alabama Trails Association, will present “What is Wilderness?” He will explore the impact of the Wilderness Act of 1964, what wilderness protection means and what our wilderness opportunities are in the US and Georgia. Light refreshments will be served. THE WEEKEND GOLD MINERS CLUB meets the ﬁrst Saturday of every month (Nov. 1) at 5 p.m. at the Auraria Community Center. The family-oriented group offers local prospecting locations and camaraderie to those with an interest in prospecting. 770-531-WEGM(9346) THE GEORGIA CHAPTER OF THE TRAIL OF TEARS ASSOCIATION will meet Saturday, Nov. 1, at 10:30 a.m. at the Old Newnan train depot in Newnan. Tony Harris, [email protected] THE SONS OF CONFEDERATE VETERANS, Concord Rangers Camp #2135 Dawson County, meets on the ﬁrst Monday of every month (Nov. 3) at 7 p.m. at Veterans Memorial Park Recreation Center in Dawsonville. The public is welcome. 706-973-7245 MOM TO MOM BREASTFEEDING SUPPORT GROUP will meet at 11 a.m. Monday, Nov. 3, at the community room of United Community Bank, 206 Morrison Moore Parkway. Breastfeeding mothers and pregnant women who want to learn more about breastfeeding are invited. Lynn Hale, 678-630-9596, [email protected] or Melynda Wilson, 706-429-8205, [email protected] com. TROUT UNLIMITED, GOLD RUSH CHAPTER: Regular meetings are the ﬁrst Tuesday of the month (Nov. 4) at Camp Glisson. Dinner is served at 6:30 p.m. while it lasts. All members and guests are welcome. A Fly Tying class is held on the second Thursday (Nov. 13) at 6:30 p.m. at the American Legion Post. John Simmons, [email protected], goldrushtu.org. Find “Gold Rush Chapter-Trout Unlimited” on Facebook GADDISTOWN HOMEMAKERS meets the ﬁrst Tuesday of every month February through November (Nov. 4) at 74 Fire House Lane, formerly Pre-K, across from Woody Gap School. Homemakers in the Suches area are invited. AURARIA COMMUNITY CLUB meets at 6:30 p.m. the ﬁrst Tuesday of each month (Nov. 4) at the Community Clubhouse on Auraria Road. Join the club for a covered dish dinner. All members and friends are welcome. The cost is only $5 to join for a year of fellowship and giving back to the community. For information about the club or renting the clubhouse call 706-864-3432 GOLD RUSH QUILTER’S GUILD meets the ﬁrst Wednesday of each month (Nov. 5) at 10 a.m. at Friendship Baptist Church on Friendship Road off West Moreland and Highway 129, Cleveland. Visitors and new members welcome. Elizabeth Pickel, 706-219-3890, Jan Fambrough, 706-867-8502 THE STONEPILE WRITERS, a community creative writing group, meets the ﬁrst Thursday (Nov. 6) of each month at 6 p.m. at the Vickery House, 1 Vickery Drive, on the UNG campus. Barbara Seaton, 706-867-2911, [email protected] THE DAHLONEGA WOMAN’S CLUB meets the ﬁrst Thursday of every month, except July, (Nov. 6) at 6 p.m. at the Community House. 404-680-2874 LUMPKIN COUNTY FAMILY CONNECTION COLLABORATIVE holds an open monthly meeting at noon on the ﬁrst Thursday of each month (Nov. 6) at Lumpkin County Parks & Rec. Anyone interested in collaborating with local partner organizations or learning more about resources for family and children in our community is welcome. Brigette Barker, 706-867-7047 or email [email protected] Web site: www.lumpkin. k12.ga.us/~fc/ THE LUMPKIN COUNTY REPUBLICAN PARTY will meet at 7 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 6, in the Community Room at United Community Bank, 206 Morrison Moore Parkway. David Pennington, former candidate for governor, will present “Are Republicans the Party of No or the Party of Ideas?” Tina Trent will also give a Common Core Update. This is an open meeting for anyone interested in attending. GOLD COUNTRY SQUARE DANCERS meets regularly at 7:30 p.m. on the ﬁrst and third Fridays (Nov. 7) of each month at the Lumpkin County Senior Center, 266 Mechanicsville Road. Join the fun and fellowship. Gale Blankenship, 706-864-9245; Nici Angell, 706-8676050. DAR (DAUGHTERS OF THE AMERICAN REVOLUTION) meets at 10 a.m. on the second Saturday (Nov. 8), September through April, at the Woman’s Club community building, 111 North Park Street. GEORGIA MOUNTAIN HANDSPINNERS GUILD meets the second Saturday (Nov. 8) at Hopewell UMC on Hopewell Road south of Murrayville, 12-4 p.m. Visitors welcome. Lynn Johnson, 706-864-6407 ETOWAH RIVER CRITTERS CLUB: Macro-Invertebrate Sampling and Photography on the Upper Etowah River the second Saturday (Nov. 8), 390 Tom Bell Odom Road (off Siloam Church/Rider Mill Road). [email protected], 706-265-5502 GARDEN BUGS CLUB: Get a taste of planting, tending and harvesting at Revival Gardens Organic Produce the second Saturday (Nov. 8), 9:30-11:30 a.m. For the young and the young-at-heart. 390 Tom Bell
Odom Road (off Siloam Church/Rider Mill Road). [email protected], 706-265-5502 THE BLUE RIDGE ARCHAEOLOGY GUILD, in cooperation with the Northeast Georgia History Center, 322 Academy Street, NE, Gainesville, will host a prehistoric Indian Artifact Identiﬁcation Day from 1-4 p.m. Sunday, Nov, 9, in the History Center. Visitors to the History Center are invited to bring in prehistoric Indian artifacts collected from the general area for identiﬁcation. DAWSON COUNTY CHAPTER 970 OF THE VIETNAM VETERANS OF AMERICA meets the second Monday of each month (Nov. 10) at Ryan’s Family Steakhouse. Fellowship and supper are at 6 p.m. and the meeting starts at 7 p.m. Wayne Watkins, 706-429-5002 FRIENDS OF LUMPKIN COUNTY SHELTER ANIMALS (FRIENDS) meets on the second Tuesday, (Nov. 11), at 7 p.m. at Lumpkin County Parks & Rec building on Riley Road. The group is dedicated to improving the welfare of Shelter animals and the quality of life for pets and people in Lumpkin County through ﬁnancial, educational and service initiatives that support the goals and functions of the shelter. All interested persons are welcome to attend. Jerrell Riley, 706-867-0400 MOUNTAIN COIN CLUB for beginner and advanced numismatists meets the second Tuesday of each month (Nov. 11) at 6:15 p.m. at North Georgia Technical College, Blairsville. Call YOCS, 706-379-1488. WORD CHASERS BOOK GROUP meets on the second Tuesday of the month (Nov. 11) at 1 p.m., in the conference room at the Senior Center. Books can be picked up at the library. Call Rhonda at 706-864-2358 for more information. Everyone welcome! THE GOLD DIGGERS GARDEN CLUB meets on the second Tuesday, (Nov. 11), at 7 p.m. at the Lumpkin County Senior Center. Peggy Ferguson of Pond Doc’s will present “Water Gardens, Building a Pond and Maintenance of Your Pond.” Come for education, fellowship and refreshments. Donna, 706-482-0290. MOUNTAIN LAUREL LADY RIDERS meets the second Tuesday of the month (Nov. 11) at 7 p.m. at The Sunﬂower Chinese Restaurant in the Piggly Wiggly Shopping Center, Highway 129, Cleveland. Come early for dinner. This is the local chapter of Women on Wheels (WW), a national organization promoting motorcycling for women. Any woman who rides her own motorcyle, sport bike or scooter or who is just interested in motorcycles, is invited. 706-968-6625. BLUE MOUNTAIN MASONIC LODGE #38 F&AM meets at 7:30 p.m. the second and fourth Tuesdays (Nov. 11) of each month, with fellowship and a light meal at 6:30 p.m. 706-864-3838 WILL (WOMEN IN LUMPKIN LEADERSHIP), a monthly professional and social networking group for women, meets the second Wednesday of each month (Nov. 12) from 8 to 9:30 a.m. (program begins at 8:30) at the Stewart Center for Continuing Education next to Dairy Queen. $5-per-meeting fee is collected to support future activities. No membership commitment required. Send message to [email protected] com to be added to E-vite list. THE AMERICAN RED CROSS DISASTER ACTION TEAM meets the second Wednesday of each month (Nov. 12) at 7 p.m. in the basement of St. Luke’s Catholic Church, 91 North Park Street. The group is seeking volunteers to help victims of disasters in the Lumpkin County area. All interested citizens are welcome. Karen, 706-867-1910.
WEEKLY MEETINGS DAHLONEGA ROTARY CLUB meets Tuesdays at noon at Lumpkin County Parks & Rec. The club serves the county through community service, scholarships and donations. Jason Cox, 706.531.6201, [email protected] LUMPKIN COUNTY KIWANIS meets every Friday at noon at Don Pollo’s. Accepting new members. Walt Breyer, 706-864-8207 THE DAHLONEGA SUNRISE ROTARY CLUB meets Thursdays from 7:30-8:30 a.m. at the grill upstairs in the UNG dining hall. Dan Bowers, 706-864-4144 TOPS (Taking Off Pounds Sensibly) Ga#0567 meets every Wednesday from 12-1 p.m. at Chestatee Regional Hospital, 3rd ﬂoor boardroom. Nonproﬁt health club, ﬁrst meeting free. Shug Latimer 770-654-9054 GRATITUDE GROUP AA: Monday through Friday 121 p.m., Thursday 7:15-8:15 p.m.; Saturday 9 a.m. and Sunday 3 p.m. All meetings downstairs at Lumpkin County Library. Help Line: 706-867-7769 AL-ANON: Saturdays 9-10 a.m. and Tuesdays 6:30-7:30 p.m. at Georgia Mountain UnitarianUniversalist Church, 439 South Park Street. 706864-1254 HEART OF GOLD NA: Monday, 8-9 p.m. and Friday, 7-8 p.m., Unitarian Universalist Church. Help Line: 706974-9990. Please submit club listings/articles by Fridays to Margo Booth
As your giant pumpkin vines are ﬂowering, thin out Clark some of the female ﬂowers. MacAllister After the pumpkins start to grow, before they get very Lumpkin big, thin each vine so it only County has two pumpkins left. This Extension will ensure that the vine’s Agent resources aren’t being spread too thin to several [email protected] different pumpkins. 706-864-2275 You should roll your planting, again when small pumpkins around fruits appear, and twice periodically to prevent soft more during fruit growth. spots developing. Some Be on the lookout for people set their pumpkins squash vine borer damage. on a pallet or a bed of hay It is recommended to spray to prevent rot. Harvest the base of the vine with your pumpkins in late an insecticide to prevent September and enjoy your damage. giant creations.
Kacy Elizabeth Buckley and Charles Jacob Berry
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Gary Buckley and Carol White, both of Syracuse, N.Y., announce the forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Kacy Elizabeth Buckley of Syracuse, to Charles Jacob Berry of Dahlonega. The groom is the son of James and Paula Berry of Dahlonega. The wedding will take place Nov. 1 in Dahlonega’s Yahoola Creek Park. The bride will be given in marriage by Michael Buckley. Maids of Honor will be Chelsea Berry, sister of the groom, and Jessica Prince, ﬁance of the groom’s brother, both of Dahlonega. Matthew Berry of Dahlonega, brother of the groom, and Michael Buckley of Syracuse, brother of the bride, will serve as Best Men. Devin Berry of Dahlonega, nephew of the groom, will serve as ring bearer. The couple will make their home in Dahlonega.
PETS OF THE WEEK Lumpkin County Animal Shelter 1363 Red Oak Flats Road, 706-867-7297. Open Tuesday-Saturday, 10:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. www.lumpkincountypaws.petﬁnder.com
Aria is a 7-month-old American Pit Bull Terrier mix with a striking blue fawn brindle coat, short ears, long tail and excellent conﬁrmation (she looks like a show dog!) She’s friendly with people, peaceful with other dogs and extremely affectionate. Athletic and agile with ﬁnely tuned reﬂexes, she should have moderate daily exercise to maintain her splendid muscle tone. Companionship and steady ongoing socialization will be even more important, especially for this dog. Her former owner is in the military and was unable to keep her when he got transferred, so she needs – and deserves – a loving forever home where she can be the dependable, goodnatured, loyal companion she’s meant to be.
“TLC” Dahlonega-Lumpkin County Humane Society 1735 Red Oak Flats Road • 706-864-2817, [email protected] 7 days/wk 8:30-4:30 (closed for lunch) .• http://www.tlchs.org This handsome fella is named Sampson. He came to TLC from another shelter. He is an absolutely wonderful dog! He gets along with other dogs and is very submissive; he just wants to play with every dog he meets, no matter how big or small! He’s been known on occasion to lie down so he can play with puppies or small dogs. Sampson loves people and is very eager to be around everyone and does really well with kids. This sweet boy is looking for his forever home and he truly deserves a good one!
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hat’s the ﬁrst thing that comes to mind when you think of fall? If you’re like most people, chances are you think of turning leaves and pumpkins. From carving jack-olanterns for Halloween, to harvest-themed displays, to pumpkin-spice lattes, pumpkins are an integral part of autumn in America. If you enjoy pumpkins, and have a knack for gardening, why not try to grow some for yourself next year? Although fall is not the time to cultivate pumpkins, it is a great time to plan for next year’s planting. To grow great pumpkins, your soil should preferably have a pH between 6.5 and 6.8. Bring some of your garden soil by the Extension ofﬁce for a soil test if you are unsure. Testing now will leave you plenty of time to get your soil up to snuff before planting time. Speaking of, your pumpkin seeds need to be planted between May 15 and July 1. If you’d like to grow your own jack-o-lantern type pumpkins, try the variety called “Orange Bulldog.” This variety was developed at UGA and was bred to be resistant to insectborne viruses that plague pumpkin production all over Georgia. Orange Bulldog is known for its consistently round shape and burnt orange to salmon coloration. However, if the standard 10 pound pumpkin just doesn’t cut it for you, why not try your hand at raising a giant pumpkin? With the proper seed selection and care, you can grow pumpkins tipping the scales over 300 pounds! Every year, the 4-H program hosts a statewide contest to see which member can grow the biggest pumpkin. This year, the winning entry was from a 4-Her in Terrell County whose pumpkin weighed in at 430 pounds! North Georgia had a good showing as well, with White County’s Christine Taylor coming in second place with a 354 pound pumpkin, and Lumpkin County’s Savannah Anderson taking ﬁfth place with a solid 100 pound pumpkin. These giant pumpkins are not just your everyday jack-o-lantern stock. They are actually a different species. Regular pumpkins are classiﬁed as the species Curcubita pepo, while the giant pumpkins are species Curcubita maxima. In ideal growing conditions, like those found in New England, giant pumpkins can weigh over 1,000 pounds. Giant pumpkin seeds can be purchased online or through seed catalogs. Try a variety such as Dill’s Atlantic Giant. Prices for these seeds start at around $3 per pack. To get the most out of your giant pumpkins, you will need to make sure your plants are properly fertilized and watered throughout the summer. Try not to over fertilize when planting, as this tends to make the plant divert its energy into large vine growth instead of big fruits. Fertilize once at
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Continued from page 11 who witnesses domestic violence between parents are more likely to repeat the pattern as an adult. Boys are more likely to become abusers and girls are more likely to become victims. Estimating the economic impact of domestic violence to society is difﬁcult at best. For one thing, abuse is hugely under-reported. For another, non-monetary costs are often excluded from studies. But it is becoming more and more obvious that domestic violence is not just a family matter. It has far-reaching effects on businesses, communities, states who provide services and every tax payer. “NOA works with children who have been affected by the violence in their family to try to help them recover from the trauma,” Connor says. “We also are taking a proactive approach by visiting each school in the community in an effort to educate the children to prevent continuing the cycle of violence as they grow up and become adults.” NOA has bee a leading voice for victims of domestic violence in Lumpkin and Dawson counties since 1992. It offers conﬁdential emotional support, counseling for victims and their children, safety planning, safe shelter, ﬁnancial and legal assistance and other services as well as raising awareness in the community, as well as a 24/7 Crisis Line. “The crisis line is often the ﬁrst contact with NOA for victims,” Cannon says. “Calls are handled with care and sensitivity and we provide emotional support and crisis counseling to the women who are facing real challenges in their lives.” If you are a victim, NOA can help. If you are in immediate danger, call 911. If you would like to speak with a crisis counselor, anytime day or night, call 706-864-1986.
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Classes start Nov. 4-9 and run for 6 weeks. Dogs must be four months w/vaccinations. $99 with $10 discount on Obedience Classes for adopted shelter dogs. Visit www.dahlonegaobediencegroup.com for class schedule. Dahlonega Obedience Group (D.O.G.), ABC Certiﬁed trainer Mary Kay Crowell, 706-864-0410
Church/Religious Events GOSPEL SINGING FREEDOM MINISTRIES SATURDAY NIGHT SINGING Big Oak Gospel Music at 7 p.m. each Saturday. Featured singers on Nov. 1 are The Goss Family, Under Grace, and Tommy and the Crusaders. The event is hosted by The Freedom Heirs and admission is free; a love offering will be collected. 1067 Highway 115 South (Old Dahlonega Highway) 706-867-6534, www.gospelgigs.
ANNUAL MEETING AT GRACE FELLOWSHIP
Grace Fellowship Primitive Baptist Church will hold its Annual Meeting Nov. 1 and 2. On Saturday Elder Jeff Winfrey from Dawson, Ky., will be the guest preacher. Services begin at 10:30 a.m. followed by lunch and another preaching service afterwards. On Sunday the meeting will conclude with a communion and feet washing service. The church meets at Parks & Rec, 365 Riley Road, and visitors are welcome. Elder Daniel Hall, 404-277-9536
ANNUAL BBQ SUNDAY AT MT. GILEAD
Mt. Gilead Baptist Church will hold its annual BBQ Saturday, Nov. 1, from 11 a.m. until sold out. Come join the fun and fellowship
UNITARIAN UNIVERSALIST: SERVICE/WORKSHOP
Georgia Mountains Unitarian Universalist Church is a welcoming congregation. On Nov. 2 Reverend Chris Glaser will explore the layers of generosity—forgiving, sharing, and giving. Rev. Glaser will also present a workshop immediately following the service based
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��������������������� Sunday 11am, Wednesday 7pm Special Youth Services twice a month Pastors: Darrell & Cat Myers ������������� Hwy. 52 West, 7 miles out of town on right, before Amicalola Falls ��������������������������� ������������������������������ ������������������������������������� ��������������������������������������� Pastor: Bishop David Hoard ������������ ������������������������ Porter Springs Road Sun. School 10am, Sun. Worship 11am & 7pm Wednesday night 7:30pm ������������������� Sun Sch: 10am, Worship 11am ������������������������������������ ������������������������������������ Pastor Tim Pruitt ���������������������� Sunday School 10am Sunday Worship 11am ���������������������������������� ���������������������������� ������������������������������������ ������������������ ���������������������������� Pastor: Les Fuller Sun Sch: 10am, Worship Service 11am ���������������������������������������� �������������������� Bible Study Wed. 7pm ������������������������� Sun. School 10am, Sun. Worship 11am 5th Sunday Youth Worship 11am Wed. Service & Youth Service 7pm Pastor Darren Palmer ������������������ �������������������������� Sun. Sch.: 10am, Worship: 11am Pastor: Rev. Matt Pruitt �������������������������������� on Dicks Creek Rd. ������������������ Worship: 1st & 3rd Sundays 11am ������������������������������������� �������������������� Every Sun.: Sun. Sch.10am, Worship 11am Pastor: Rev. Dennis Fortner Camp Wahsega Rd. at the Ranger Camp ������������������� Sun. Sch.: 10am, Preaching: 11am Bible Study: 7pm every Wed. ����������������������������� ��������������������� Services of Prayer, Education & Inspiration ���������������� ���������������������������������� Leader: Joseph C. Whitner THM ������������������� ���������������������������������� Pastor Mickey Wheeler ������������������������� ������������������� ������������������������������ ���������������������� �������������������������� ����������������������������������������� ������������ www.northlakebaptist.org Rev. Danny Jones, Senior Pastor ������������������ Sunday School: 10am Sunday Worship: 11am Wednesday Bibly Study: 7pm Pastor: Shane Wehunt �������������������������� ������� Eastern Orthodox Sunday Service 10:30am �������������������������������������� [email protected] ��������������������������������� ����������������������������������������� ��������������������������� Wed. Service 7pm Holy Communion 2nd Sunday of each month, 11am service Pastor Ronnie Vaughn web: www.ofhbc.org email: [email protected] www.facebook.com/ofhbc ����������������������� Sun. Sch.: 10am, Sun. Worship: 11am Pastor: Jason Fuller Philippi Community Cavender Creek Rd. ������������������������������� Sun. Worship: 11am, Sun. Sch.: 10am ����������������������������������� 219 Hwy. 52 W, Dahlonega (0.2 mi W of Hwy. 9) www.pgroveumc.org ��������������������� Rev. Kris Butler welcomes everyone! Services on 1st & 3rd Sundays, 11am Wednesday Prayer Meetings 7pm ������������������������� ������������������������������������ Wed. Prayer Meeting: 7pm Pastor: Jimmy Payne �����������������������������������
upon a book The Cloud of Unknowing, to last about an hour and a half. There is no charge for the workshop. A light lunch will be provided. Worship 11 a.m. Children’s Faith Development Classes following the announcements and storytime. 706-864-0661, facebook.com/ gmuuc, gmuuc.org
FELLOWSHIP MEETING AT PLEASANT HILL BAPTIST
Pastor Kris Butler and Pleasant Hill Baptist Church on Wahsega Road invite everyone to the fellowship meeting at 6 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 2.
CHRISTMAS CRAFT FAIR AT DCOG NOV. 8
Designs of Christmas Craft Fair will take place from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 8, at Dahlonega Church of God. Vendors from all over North Georgia will be selling items, and homemade bIscuits, ham, sausage, bacon and egg biscuits; barbecue at lunch, and sweet shop items will be available for sale. 4 Happy Hollow Road, Dahlonega.
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U.S. Army vet Josh Dickey from Athens practices his fishing skills. Dickey entered the program last spring and is working toward his Guide certification.
hen I read this week about a Pee Wee league coach being suspended and the team being fined $500 for breaking the mercy rule I thought it was a joke, some elaborate hoax to show the irrational nature of the everybody-deserves-a-participation-trophy mentality that has poisoned athletics. But, no. The story of the Lawrenceville Black Knights is all too real. Am I the only one who thinks this sends the wrong message to our youth? Here we had an 8-year-old making an interception and running it back for his first touchdown in his first year playing. All this kid was thinking was touchdown. What 8-year-old would be checking with the rule book when such a glorious moment is before them? I definitely wouldn’t have. To fine the team and suspend their coach sends the message that no longer is 100 percent needed in a game. We just need you to give 56 percent today because this other team isn’t that good. I prefer give it all you got and then some. But, I’ve been wrong before. My belief is that the fine and suspension display something far truer to the definition of breaking the mercy rule.
One step closer to region
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JaNae Holloway pushes herself to the finish line during a crosscountry meet. The LCHS teams will compete in the Region Meet at Banks County on Tuesday, October 26. By Greg Finan, Jr. The Dahlonega Nugget
Fishing tournament aims to help heal wounded vets By Greg Finan, Jr. The Dahlonega Nugget Photo by Greg Finan, Jr.
first quarter. The ground attack of the Dragons, led by running back Chris Pittman, gave the Indians’ defense fits during the early goings of the contest. After Pickens extended their lead to 13-0, the Indians were able to get on the board when Will Couch broke a 53-yard touchdown run on Lumpkin’s first play of the drive. A Wesley Wells extra point lessened the gap to 13-7, giving the Indians and their fans something to cheer about after falling behind early. However, he celebration would be short lived. The Dragons’ kickoff returner took the ensuing kickoff 83-yards for a Pickens’ touchdown and widened their lead to 20-7. The Indians, not to be deterred,
A local non-profit organization specializing in serving wounded veterans recovering from traumatic brain injury (TBI) and post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) through free educational fishing programs will be hosting their second annual Big Pig Fly Fishing Tournament for Wounded Warriors on Veterans Day weekend, November 8 and 9, in an effort to raise money and awareness of the healing powers of fishing. “We are a new non-profit called The Goodwill Guides,” said Simmons. “We teach wounded veterans about fishing as a form of therapy.” The Goodwill Guides, founded by Kenny Simmons and Jim Long, is a volunteer group of guides and anglers who help wounded veterans learn about tournament fishing and pro guiding techniques as a way to help integrate, motivate and accelerate them into the fishing world of competitive angling and professional guiding. The tournament will be held at Frog Hollow Farm located on the Chestatee River. The event kicks off with a fly fishing tournament fundraiser open to
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JV quarterback Chandler Woodham avoids two Dragon defenders on his way to an Indians’ touchdown at the start of the fourth quarter of the JV Championship game at the Burial Grounds on Thursday, October 23. The Indians, who went 5-1 during the season, fell to Pickens County 41-34.
Indians lose battle to Dragons in JV Championship game By Greg Finan, Jr. The Dahlonega Nugget
The JV Indians football team fell just short of being crowned champions when they lost to Pickens County 41-34 in the JV Championship game at the Burial Grounds on Thursday, October 23. The Indians came into the championship game with just one loss all season, and hoping to end their season with the title Champions. The Dragons, having already been beaten by Lumpkin in the regular season, came into the Photo by Greg Finan, Jr. game seeking redemption. Both teams came into the game with in- Julian Hazen catches a twotensity and the drive to win which yard touchdown pass in the resulted in a back and forth affair back of the endzone for the that came down to the last minute Indians with 10.1 seconds left of the game. in the JV Championship game. The Dragons made their presence known early in the game, jumping out to a 13-0 start in the
Friday’s are ‘Fun Nights’ thanks to Band of Gold
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Connor Tomilinson runs past a Fannin County defender during the Lumpkin 7U Parks & Rec football team’s 26-6 victory over Fannin on Thursday, October 18.
By Greg Finan, Jr. The Dahlonega Nugget
The LCHS cross-country teams finished their regular season on a high note and got a glimpse of how the region course will look when they competed at the Banks County Meet on Thursday, October 23. Both the boys and girls teams ran to second place finishes at the meet. LCHS head boys cross-country
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Every situation can be filled with stress under the Friday night lights. The fans grip their seats in anticipation, the players watch intently from the sidelines and the coaches second guess every decision. It is a nightmare mixture of a volatile nature. But then, shortly after the halftime whistle, walks on the entertainment that can qualm those stresses. The Band of Gold, LCHS’s marching band, is making those stressful aspects of the spotlight float away with their halftime show performances this season. And, they are doing it in grand style. The 2014 show is entitled “Fun Nights” and includes the songs
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The LCHS marching band, The Band of Gold, shows off their moves during the spotlight of the Friday night lights. The Band of Gold is making Friday nights “fun” for fans and players alike with their musical selections meant to make the crowd tap their feet. Party Rock Anthem by LMFAO, We Are Young and Some Nights by Fun and Umbrella Beach by Owl City. LCHS band director Andrew Harwood hopes that the show is a lighthearted, ear catching production that catches the audience’s attention and gets them singing along. “Pure entertainment,” said
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Harwood. “We want to play beautifully and execute our marching drill with precision and control.” The halftime show is just a slice of what the band brings to the Friday night lights. Throughout the games, the Band of Gold keeps the crowd going with fight songs and a plethora of other
The Lumpkin County Parks & Rec 7U football team clinched the North Georgia Youth Football Association Northwest Conference on Saturday, October 18, with a decisive 26-6 victo-
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By Greg Finan, Jr. The Dahlonega Nugget
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JV Indians fall short versus Pickens Continued from Page 1B drove 67 yards on the ground behind the legs of quarterback Chandler Woodman, running backs DJ Jackson, Julian Hazen and Noah Denard. The 15 play drive resulted in a twoyard touchdown run by Denard. Denard’s score kept the Indians within one score at 2013 when the halftime whistle blew. The Indians closed to within one point at the start of the second half. After a Couch kickoff return gave Lumpkin good field position, Jackson was able to find space on the outside corner and sprinted his way into the end zone to make the score 20-19. Wells missed the ensuing extra point, keeping Pickens ahead by one. The Dragons once again deflated the Indians’ rising momentum with a kickoff return for a 74-yard touchdown that put Lumpkin down 27-19. Both defenses clamped down for the remainder of the third quarter. The Indians would be the first to break through the opposing defense when they scored off a four-yard quarterback keeper by Woodham in the opening minute of the
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fourth. Down by two and with a chance to tie the game, the Indians opted for a two point conversion. Hazen took a pitch from Woodham and skirted into the end zone to tie the game at 27-27. The Dragons jumped back on top on their next possession. Pickens set up a nine play 77yard drive that culminated in a 10-yard touchdown run by Pittman to reclaim the lead at 34-27. The Dragons scored again after forcing the Indians to punt off another nifty run by Pittman. Pittman’s seven-yard rushing touchdown gave Pickens a 41-27 lead with less than three minutes left in the game. The Indians went right to work trying to get the comeback. Lumpkin drove 65 yards before Woodham connected with Hazen for a two-yard touchdown reception that put the Indians closer at 41-34 with just 10 seconds remaining in the game. The Indians gave it one last shot with an onside kick attempt, but the Dragons were able to scoop up the ball and take the win 41-34. The JV Indians finished the 2014 season with an overall
Runners prepare for Region Meet Continued from Page 1B
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(Top to bottom, left to right) Chandler Woodham grinds out some extra yards despite losing his helmet. DJ Jackson carries a Pickens defender for an Indians first down. Will Couch breaks through the defense. Noah Denard celebrates in the endzone after scoring the Indians’ second touchdown. record of 5-2. The team’s of Indians football is bright success this season gives in Lumpkin County. indications that the future
coach Stephanie Baker is not letting the second place finish go to the team’s head. “The Banks County Meet was not a competitive race for us for the most part,” said Baker. “I ran the boys hard all week with no rest so they could be a little slower. We did place second overall, but Dawson did not run a varsity team.” Baker was pleased with the team overall and is confident that they gained valuable experience running a course that will host the Region Meet on Tuesday, October 28. The girls team also earned a second place team finish with strong runs by Celeste Norton, JaNae Holloway and Riliegh Stringer who all placed in the top ten
overall runners. Norton took third, Holloway eighth and Stringer took 10th. “The girls did better than I expected,” said Lisa O’Rear, LCHS’s head girls cross-country coach. “With the Region Meet nearing, we have worked hard for three weeks straight without a break. So, I thought the girls wouldn’t do very well because they were tired going in. We only participated to preview the course, but they did great anyway.” Both coaches are confident that their teams will be fast enough at the Region Meet to advance to the State Meet. Only the top four teams in the region will qualify for the State Meet on Saturday, November 8, in Carollton.
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the public with prizes for the top three contestants on Saturday, November 8. Their will be a silent auction at a dinner party fundraiser held that evening along with a presentation by Gene Barrington of Project healing Waters. On Sunday, November 9, the public is invited to come watch the action as veterans, sponsored anglers and
team guides compete for bragging rights, prizes and more. The event will also include demonstrations by fly fishing experts in areas such as rod building, casting, fly tying and more. The Goodwill Guides host practice days every Monday open to the public, military and free to wounded warriors who want to
perfect their fly fishing skills. The non-profit was featured in the October issue of American Angler which has given the organization national recognition. For more information about the Big Pig fly Fishing Tournament for Wounded Warriors or Goodwill Guides check out: http// www.thegoodwillguides.
Photo by Kenny Simmons
Pictured (left to right): Goodwill Guides Pro Guides and Instructors Tom Askew, Jim Long, Kenny Simmons, Keith Gilbert and Michael Yarber hope to help wounded vets through the healing power of fishing.
7U football team advance to the quarterfinal round of playoffs
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tunes meant to entertain, motivate and inspire. Based on the crowd pleasing performances the Band of Gold has put on for Indians’ fans this season, it is safe to say that the Band of Gold is succeeding in making Fridays “Fun Nights.”
ry over Fannin County. The team was led to victory by three rushing touchdowns made possible by the play of Connor Tomlinson. Tomlinson ran for 240 yards in the game. Mason Hester added the fourth touchdown for the 7U Indians team. The win earned the team a bye in the first round of the
Photo by Karen Greilich
The 7U Indians celebrate their 26-6 victory over Fannin County that earned them a spot in the quarterfinal round of the NGYFA playoffs on Saturday, November 1.
playoffs and a spot in the quarterfinal round versus the winner of a Gainesville/Jackson County matchup on Saturday, November 1. The 7U team advanced thanks to an outstanding season-long defensive effort and a fundamentally sound offense that grinds yards out on the ground. This total team pack-
age of 100 percent effort on both sides of the ball has been the backbone of the team this season. The 7U Indians’ coaching staff led by head coach Jason Hester hope that the success of the team continues as the playoffs unfold in the quarterfinal round.
Page 4B The Dahlonega Nugget, Dahlonega, Ga., October 29, 2014
CAMPING WORLD TRUCKS
Race: AAA Texas 500 Where: Texas Motor Speedway When: Sunday, 3 p.m. (ET) TV: ESPN 2013 winner: Jimmie Johnson (right)
Race: O’Reilly Auto Parts Challenge Where: Texas Motor Speedway When: Saturday, 3:30 p.m. (ET) TV: ESPN2 2013 Winner: Brad Keselowski
Race: WinStar World Casino & Resort 350 Where: Texas Motor Speedway When: Friday, 8:30 p.m. (ET) TV: FOX Sports 1 2013 Winner: Ty Dillon
Dale Earnhardt Jr. called his first victory at Martinsville “so special.” there’s the other half of you that can’t forget the loss.” Earnhardt said he’s come to realize that Hendrick’s loss was so great, it’s hard to fathom. “Losing my dad was difficult,” he said. “I can’t imagine that loss that he went through, his family went through, the whole organization. All those people at one time. It just has to be unbelievable to have to deal with that. “I think I’ve paralleled my loss and his loss until I started working with him, then I started understanding it’s quite a bit larger void that it
created. The more years, the more time I spend around the organization, the more I started to understand what that weekend means to the company.” For the Hendrick company and for Earnhardt, Sunday’s victory was one for the ages. Earnhardt had built a comfortable lead over his teammate Jeff Gordon when the caution flag flew with 10 laps to go. That forced crew chiefs to make decisions on whether to pit or not, and if they did, whether to take four tires or two. Earnhardt’s crew chief, Steve Letarte — who has lost races at Martinsville by not taking tires late — opted to bring Earnhardt to pit road for four fresh tires. That put him in fifth place for a restart with five laps to go, but Earnhardt bolted into the lead and cruised to victory with Gordon second over Ryan Newman, Tony Stewart and Joey Logano. Earnhardt said it wasn’t just the pit call at the end that won him the race. “We had amazing pit stops; had a really smart, good, aggressive strategy by Steve and the engineers,” he said. “At the end, the right things had to happen on the restart to get by those guys, and it just sort of did.” Still, it seemed unreal that he finally got a Martinsville win after 29 unsuccessful tries. “I still really can’t believe it,” he said in his winner’s interview. “The clock seems so hard to get. This is so special. I try not to get too caught up in the emotion of it because it’s a team deal, but this is very personal and very special to me to be able to win here.”
Gordon finishes second in Goody’s 500; leaps to top of Chase standings
Points standings and race results from Sunday’s Goody’s Headache Relief Shot 500 at Martinsville Speedway. 1. JEFF GORDON 5. DENNY HAMLIN (finished second) 4,044 points Gordon spent much of the race recovering from a speeding penalty on pit road but wound up with the points lead heading into the AAA Texas 500 at Texas Motor Speedway. “It makes me feel a little bit better about finishing second [at Martinsville] — that it was second to somebody that’s not in the Chase,” he said. “Had that been somebody in the Chase, it would have been hard to swallow.”
(finished eighth) 4,037 points; behind -7 For a time in the middle portions of the race it looked like Hamlin had a winning car, but it faltered near the end. “You’ve got to do it for all 500 laps, and we just didn’t have a very good car once the track went shaded there, and we came in first and came out fourth on a slow [pit] stop,” he said. “I couldn’t recover from that.”
2. RYAN NEWMAN
(finished 20th) 4,024 points; behind -20 Edwards is looking ahead after a disappointing outing at Martinsville. “We planned on running a lot better than that, but at the end of the day, we still came home 20th, and we could have lost our minds there,” he said. “We’ll go to Texas and go for the win. We’ll go to Phoenix and go for the win there, and that’s all we can do.”
(finished third) 4,041 points; behind -3 Newman had a top-10 car for much of the race, but had to make up the ground he lost due to a penalty for speeding on pit road. On his final pit stop, he used the track position gained by a two-tire stop, as opposed to four tires like most of his peers, to jump up to third at the finish. “It was fun to have our highest running position be the last lap of the race,” he said.
3. JOEY LOGANO
(finished fifth) 4,040 points; behind -4 Another solid run has Logano in good shape heading into the final two races of the Eliminator Round. He charged from 13th to fifth in the final laps this time. “We’ve been top-fiving the heck out of this Chase, which is what we need to do,” he said. “I just really want to win these things, so you take a little bit of pressure off, but it was still a good points day.”
4. MATT KENSETH
(finished sixth) 4,039 points; behind -5 Kenseth survived a couple of run-ins with Kevin Harvick to post one of his better finishes at Martinsville. But Harvick is vowing to retaliate. “It was one of the lowlights of my career, honestly,” Kenseth said, adding that he doesn’t blame Harvick for being mad. “He was an innocent bystander, and was in the wrong place at the wrong time. I totally understand how he feels and I totally understand why he would say that.”
6. CARL EDWARDS
7. BRAD KESELOWSKI (finished 31st) 4,013 points; behind -31 A broken rear gear put Keselowski in a position similar to the week before at Talladega, when he needed a race win to advance to the next Chase round. “This Chase lends itself to those moments, and we’re a team that’s capable of them, so we’ll try to be as positive as we can and move forward with two more opportunities to do just that,” he said.
8. KEVIN HARVICK (finished 33rd) 4,011 points; behind -33 Harvick started 33rd, but had worked his way to sixth place when he was hit from behind by Matt Kenseth on Lap 228 of 500. “Everybody was so worried about us starting in the back — and we wrecked at the front. Unfortunate,” he said, adding a hint that Kenseth can expect to be on the receiving end of a similar incident soon. “[Kenseth] won’t win this championship. If we don’t, he won’t.”
Johnson knows that ‘the day is out there’ when winning chemistry with Knaus will come to an end
The driver/crew chief combination of Jimmie Johnson and Chad Knaus is considered one the great pairings in NASCAR. some strained conversations over the radio during races as the two failed to advance in the Chase for the Sprint Cup this year. But Johnson downplayed that, and said it hasn’t been a major factor on his and Knaus’ overall relationship. “It might not be pretty, and I’m sure you guys have heard things on the radio that got your attention,” he said. “We’re like family, and we fight like family. We can call each other out on that stuff, and you only hear a piece of it on the radio. There is plenty more that goes on behind closed doors and in meetings. “It’s more of a time frame of when Chad says, ‘I’ve put in my time here as crew chief and I need to slow down a little bit.’”
Darrell Wallace Jr. won the pole and led 97 laps to claim victory in the Kroger 200. For last Saturday’s Kroger 200 at Martinsville Speedway, Darrell Wallace Jr.’s truck was painted and numbered 34 to honor the upcoming induction of Danville, Virginia, native Wendell Scott into the NASCAR Hall of Fame. And Wallace, the most successful African-American driver in NASCAR, honored Scott in the best way possible by starting on the pole and leading 97 laps en route to his third win of the season and the fourth of his Camping World Truck Series career. “The whole Wendell Scott family is here, and this is a special moment,” Wallace said in his winner’s interview. “Just a perfect weekend for us.” Wallace took the lead from Johnny Sauter with 13 laps remaining, just before the 11th caution period of the day, then prevailed in a six-lap run to the checkered flag. Timothy Peters finished second ahead of Matt Crafton, who now holds an 18-point lead over fifth-finishing Ryan Blaney, with three races remaining. Wallace is third in the standings, 22 points out of the lead.
N UM ERICALLY
Laps led by Tony Stewart in the past 19 Sprint Cup races at Texas Motor Speedway — tops among all drivers.
Laps led in the past 19 Cup races at Texas by Kevin Harvick — the fewest of the eight drivers still in the Chase for the Sprint Cup. Bonus points for leading laps this season by Ryan Newman — the fewest of any driver in the Chase for the Sprint Cup.
Bonus points for leading laps by Brad Keselowski — the most of any Sprint Cup driver this season.
Stewart-Haas Racing announces crew chief, team swap
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When it comes to a winning chemistry between driver and crew chief, none have had it better in the Sprint Cup Series in recent years than Jimmie Johnson and Chad Knaus. Since Johnson came to the Cup series in 2001, Knaus has been his only regular crew chief, and the two have won 69 races and six championships. Others have assumed the crew chief role when Knaus was suspended for rules violations. But like the great driver-crew chief pairings of the past, Johnson’s and Knaus’ time together likely will come to an end at some point. Richard Petty and Dale Inman eventually went their separate ways. Leonard Wood and David Pearson parted company, as did Ray Evernham and Jeff Gordon. Johnson said in a media session at Martinsville that he believes there will come a time when he and Knaus aren’t together anymore. “Yeah, that day is out there,” he said. “I think a crew chief’s lifespan is much shorter than a driver’s. They live in dog years, and drivers can carry on much longer.” Johnson said that when the time comes, it won’t be because he asks for a change. “I’ve been accused of being loyal to a fault in the past — that’s me,” he said. “I have no plans or desires to make a change. When Chad decides he’s had enough of being the guy on the box, it will be his decision to step down. “As far as I’m concerned, we’ve made it 13 years in this thing. I want to see it go as long as it can. We’re honest with each other and know each other well enough to work through the bad times.” There have been some lean times of late, and
Darrell Wallace Jr. wins Kroger 200 in best way possible
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At Martinsville Speedway last Sunday, Dale Earnhardt Jr. finally got the grandfather clock trophy he’s been wanting since he was a little boy watching races there while his father was competing on the track. And his car owner, Rick Hendrick, was able to honor the memory of the 10 people, including his son, brother and two nieces, who died in the crash of a Hendrick Motorsports airplane 10 years ago as they were traveling to Martinsville for the fall race. The significance of the victory seemed to be fully appreciated by the fans in the stands, who cheered loudly and continued long after the checkered flag fell. Many of those fans likely were in the stands 10 years ago, when the scene was somber and eerily silent as word of the deaths spread to drivers, crews and fans immediately after the race. Hendrick was in Victory Lane on Sunday and hugged Earnhardt, not once, but three times. “I could feel how important it was to him, and his embrace — when he would hug me … you just know there’s a genuine hug, and there’s a hug,” Earnhardt said. “His was the real deal.” Earnhardt, like Hendrick, understands the significance of major anniversaries of tragedies, as his own father, Dale Earnhardt, died in a crash at Daytona in 2001. “This is the 10th anniversary,” he said. “It’s more difficult. The 10th anniversary sort of has you reflecting and remembering. On other anniversaries, you really don’t have to remember as much or reflect as much. “But when it sort of hits these particular anniversaries, like the 10th, you feel like you need to stand up and recognize and acknowledge. You do. You want to. There’s a part of you that loves to celebrate those people’s lives. But
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Dale Earnhardt Jr. finally earns grandfather clock at Martinsville Speedway on 29th try
For teams already out of the running for the Sprint Cup championship, the final races of the season are often used to get things rolling for the following year, and the changes made often are on the personnel side. Last week, Stewart-Haas Racing announced that the teams of Danica Patrick and Kurt Busch would be swapping crew chiefs and road crews. That means Tony Gibson and his staff will shift to Busch’s team, while Daniel Knost and company will join Patrick beginning with this weekend’s race at Texas Motor Speedway. Crew chief Tony Gibson (right) will move from Danica Patrick said in a media session Patrick’s team to Kurt Busch’s team this weekend at Martinsville that she’s OK with the changes. “With NASCAR changing some rules and letting us know at this point what they are going to be for next year, we know that we are not going to get a lot of on-track time before next season,” she said. “So if the team wants changes made or has ideas, it’s probably in everybody’s best interest to make moves now, so that things can start off on the right foot for 2015 instead of starting from scratch and trying to develop an accurate dialogue and relationship on the radio.” She said she’s familiar with Knost and expects to get along well with him. “He was my race engineer when I did the 10 races with (Greg) Zipadelli for Stewart-Haas in 2012,” she said. “Really nice guy, very smart and he is definitely a lot like the kind of engineers — and in fact, in IndyCar it was called an engineer instead of a crew chief — that I was used to dealing with. “We have gotten along anyway, regardless of whether he has been on my car or not. I’m definitely open-minded and looking forward to the opportunity to see how it will go with him.”
APPLICATION FOR BEER/WINE/DISTILLED SPIRITS CONSUMPTION ON PREMISES ALCOHOL LICENSE Andrea C. Lee has applied with the Dahlonega City Council for a Beer/Wine/Distilled Spirits Consumption on Premises Alcohol License for The Bourbon Street Grille located at 90 Public Square North, Dahlonega, Georgia 30533. 2P 10/22 10/29/14 gpn02 APPLICATION FOR BEER/WINE PACKAGE SALES ALCOHOL LICENSE Sandra Garrison has applied with the Dahlonega City Council for a Beer/Wine Package Sales Alcohol License for Golden Pantry #27 located at 462 Grove Street North, Dahlonega, Georgia 30533. gpn02 APPLIICATON FOR BEER/WINE CONSUMPTION ON PREMISES ALCOHOL LICENSE Laura Catherine Lent Timmins has applied with the Dahlonega City Council for a Beer/Wine Consumption on Premises Alcohol License for Yahoola Creek Group, LLC located at 1810 South Chestatee Street, Unit #207, Dahlonega, Georgia 30533. 2P 10/22, 10/29/14
gpn06 D&B Contract TRADE NAME REGISTRATION GEORGIA, LUMPKIN COUNTY Notice is hereby given that a trade name registration statement has been filed in this office, verified by affidavit of:
All creditors of the Estate of Patricia Lois Krueger, deceased, late of said county and state, are hereby notified to render in their demands to the undersigned according to law, and all persons indebted to said Estate are required to make immediate payment to us. This 29th day of September, 2014 Kathleen J. Krueger 3326 Little Circle Gainesville, GA 30506 gpn07 Seitz NOTICE TO DEBTORS AND CREDITORS STATE OF GEORGIA LUMPKIN, COUNTY All creditors of the Estate of Daniel Lee Seitz, deceased, late of said county and state, are hereby notified to render an account of their demands to the undersigned according to law, and all persons indebted to said Estate are required to make immediate payment to Nettie Sue Seitz, Executrix of the Estate of Daniel Lee Seitz, Deceased. c/o Jack C. Bell Attorney at Law 117 ½ Bradford Street Gainesville, Georgia 30501
gpn09 STATE OF GEORGIA COUNTY OF LUMPKIN NOTICE OF COMPUTATION & CANVASSING OF ELECTION RETURNS Pursuant to O.C.G.A. 21-2-492, notice is hereby given that the computation and canvassing of the returns of votes cast in the November 4, 2014 General Election will take place in the Office of Elections and Voter Registration, 56 Short Street, Dahlonega on November 5, 2014 beginning at 9:00 AM 1C 10/29/14 gpn09
THOMAS J. DONAHUE 62 SHADOW HILLS LANE DAWSONVILLE, GEORGIA 30534 which affidavit states that he is the OWNER and is conducting a business of: HOME MAINTENANCE & REPAIR Operating under the trade name of: D & B CONTRACT SERVICES Witness my official signature and seal of the Superior Court this 17th day of October, 2014. RITA HARKIINS CLERK OF SUPERIOR COURT 2P 10/22, 10/29/14 gpn06 Dans Mini Storage NOTIES OF INTENT TO INCORPORATE Notice is given that Articles of Incorporation which will incorporate DANS MINI STORAGE, INC. will be delivered to the Secretary of State for filing in accordance with the Georgia Profit Corporation Code. The initial registered office of the corporation will be located at 922 Ben Higgins Road, Dahlonega, Lumpkin County, Georgia 30533 and its registered agent for service at such address is Sue Seitz. 2P 10/22, 10/29/14
gpn07 Bonnett NOTICE TO DEBTORS AND CREDITORS STATE OF GEORGIA COUNTY OF LUMPKIN All creditors of the Estate of Ruth M. Bonnett, deceased, late of said county and state, are hereby notified to render in their demands to the undersigned according to law, and all persons indebted to said Estate are required to make immediate payment to us. This 13th day of October, 2014 David Hattaway Executor 154 Cofield Road Martinez, GA 30907 4P 10/22, 10/29, 11/05, 11/12/14 gpn07 McQuaide NOTICE TO DEBTORS AND CREDITORS STATE OF GEORGIA COUNTY OF LUMPKIN All creditors of the Estate of Martin Mathew McQuaide, deceased, late of said county and state, are hereby notified to render in their demands to the undersigned according to law, and all persons indebted to said Estate are required to make immediate payment to us. This 16th day of October, 2014 Britt McQuaide Administrator PO Box 632 Dahlonega, GA 30533 4P 10/29, 11/05, 11/12, 11/19/14 gpn07 Krueger NOTICE TO DEBTORS AND CREDITORS STATE OF GEORGIA LUMPKIN, COUNTY
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2013, revised January Page 15, 2013, Electronic Registration Systems, Inc.Nugget, point is the True Point of Beginning; The Dahlonega Dahlonega, Ga., October 29, 2014, 5B dated November 15, 2005, and record- from said True Point of Beginning thus recorded in Plat Cabinet 1, Slide 194, ed in Deed Book Y36, Page 608, established, proceed North 39 degrees Plat 67B, Lumpkin County, Georgia Lumpkin County Records, said Securi- 39 minutes 47 seconds West a dis- records. Said plat being incorporated ty Deed having been last sold, as- tance of 24.31 feet to a point; North 41 herein and made a part of hereof by signed, transferred and conveyed to degrees 41 minutes 57 seconds West reference. Nationstar Mortgage LLC by Assign- a distance of 37.11 feet to a point; ment, securing a Note in the original North 52 degrees 13 minutes 14 sec- Together with that 40 foot easement principal amount of $211,000.00, the onds West a distance of 100.37 feet to for ingress and egress as shown on holder thereof pursuant to said Deed a point; North 26 degrees 11 minutes the above referenced survey. and Note thereby secured has de- 00 seconds East a distance of 5.00 clared the entire amount of said indebt- feet to a point; South 88 degrees 30 The debt secured by said Security edness due and payable and, pursuant minutes 00 seconds East a distance of Deed has been and is hereby declared to the power of sale contained in said 18.82 feet to a point; North 28 degrees due because of, among other possible Deed, will be on the first Tuesday, De- 44 minutes 00 seconds East a dis- events of default, failure to pay the incember 2, 2014, during the legal hours tance of 32.25 feet to a point; North 68 debtedness as and when due in the of sale, before the Courthouse door in degrees 13 minutes 00 seconds East a manner provided in the Note and Sesaid County, sell at public outcry to the distance of 20.68 feet to a point; North curity Deed. The debt remaining in dehighest bidder for cash, the property 11 degrees 46 minutes 00 seconds fault, this sale will be made for the purEast a distance of 31.33 feet to a pose of paying the same and all exdescribed in said Deed, to-wit: point; North 54 degrees 03 minutes 00 penses of this sale, as provided in the ALL THAT TRACTOR PARCEL OF seconds East a distance of 34.10 feet Security Deed and by law, including atLAND LYING AND BEING IN LAND to a point; North 84 degrees 27 min- torneys fees (notice of intent to collect LOT 205 OF THE 15TH DISTRICT, utes 00 seconds East a distance of attorneys fees having been given). 1ST SECTION, LUMPKIN COUNTY, 48.38 feet to a point; North 65 degrees Said property will be sold subject to GEORGIA, CONTAINING 2.3 MORE 37 minutes 00 seconds East a disOR LESS. AND BEING LOT 2. OF tance of 61.99 feet to a point; North 48 any outstanding ad valorem taxes (inCORBIN SUBDIVISION, AS PER degrees 11 minutes 00 seconds East a cluding taxes which are a lien, but not PLAT RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK distance of 52.49 feet to a point; North yet due and payable), any matters 18, PAGE 126. LUMPKIN COUNTY, 72 degrees 10 minutes 00 seconds which might be disclosed by an accuGEORGIA RECORDS, TO WHICH East a distance of 66.96 feet to a rate survey and inspection of the propPLAT REFERENCE IS MADE FOR A point; thence North 02 degrees 08 min- erty, any assessments, liens, easeutes 06 seconds East a distance of ments, encumbrances, zoning ordiMORE DETAILED DESCRIPTION. 824.08 feet to a point; thence South 86 nances, restriction, covenants, and Said property is known as 95 Corbin degrees 33 minutes 54 seconds East a matters of record superior to the SecuLane, Dahlonega, GA 30533, together distance of 335.17 feet to a point; rity Deed first set out above. with all fixtures and personal property thence South 02 degrees 08minutes attached to and constituting a part of 06 seconds West a distance of 947.70 To the best knowledge and belief of feet to a point; thence North 73 de- the undersigned, the party in possessaid property, if any. grees 18 minutes 15 seconds West a sion of the property is MICHAEL L. Said property will be sold subject to distance of 204.74 feet to an iron pin BOLLING A/K/A MICHAEL L. BOLING any outstanding ad valorem taxes (in- found (½ inch OT); thence South 02 or a tenant or tenants. cluding taxes which are a lien, whether degrees 07 minutes 54 seconds West or not now due and payable), the right a distance of 49.76 feet to an iron pin UNITED COMMUNITY BANK, of redemption of any taxing authority, set; thence South 64 degrees 11 min- as attorney in Fact for MICHAEL L. any matters which might be disclosed utes 07 seconds West a distance of BOLLING A/KA MICHAEL L. BOLING by an accurate survey and inspection 344.00 feet to an iron pin set and the of the property, any assessments, True Point of Beginning. L. Lou Allen liens, encumbrances, zoning ordiStites & Harbison, PLLC nances, restrictions, covenants, and Being the same property conveyed by 520 West Main Street matters of record superior to the Secu- Warranty Deed from Avril D. Foster to Blue Ridge, Georgia 30513 Glen Foster and Rachel Roster dated (706) 632-7923 rity Deed first set out above. May 16, 1996, and recorded in Book File No. 7484A-03693 The proceeds of said sale will be ap- C-16, Page 270, Lumpkin County, plied to the payment of said indebted- Georgia Records. THIS LAW FIRM IS ATTEMPTING TO ness and all expenses of said sale as COLLECT A DEBT. ANY INFORMAprovided in said Deed, and the bal- LESS AND EXCEPT: TION OBTAINED WILL BE USED ance, if any, will be distributed as proFOR THAT PURPOSE. All that tract or parcel of land lying and gpn11 vided by law. being in Land Lot 632 of the 5th District, Cason The sale will be conducted subject (1) 1st Section, Lumpkin County, Georgia, to confirmation that the sale is not pro- and being Tract 1 as shown on a plat NOTICE OF SALE UNDER POWER hibited under the U.S. Bankruptcy of survey for Mike Bolling (sic) by C. GEORGIA, LUMPKIN COUNTY Code and (2) to final confirmation and Fred Cannington, GA RLS No. 1433, THIS IS AN ATTEMPT TO COLLECT audit of the status of the loan with the dated June 20, 2006, and being parA DEBT. ANY INFORMATION OBsecured creditor. ticularly described as follows: TAINED WILL BE USED FOR THAT
NOTICE TO DEBTORS AND CREDITORS STATE OF GEORGIA LUMPKIN, COUNTY
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REFERENDUM QUESTION Pursuant to Code Section 21-2-4 of the O.C.G.A., the Secretary of State is authorized to include with the summaries of proposed constitutional amendments a summary of any statewide referendum question to be voted on at the same general election:
SUMMARIES OF PROPOSED CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENTS Pursuant to requirements of the Georgia Constitution, Attorney General Samuel S. Olens, Secretary of State Brian P. Kemp, and Legislative Counsel Wayne R. Allen hereby provide the summaries of the proposed constitutional amendments that will appear on the November 4, 2014, general election ballot for consideration by the people of Georgia: -1To prohibit an increase in the state income tax rate in effect January 1, 2015. Senate Resolution No. 415 Resolution Act No. 592 Ga. L. 2014, p. 888 " ( ) YES Shall the Constitution of ( ) NO Georgia be amended to prohibit the General Assembly from increasing the maximum state income tax rate?" Summary This proposal prohibits the General Assembly from increasing the maximum marginal state income tax rate above the rate in effect on January 1, 2015. It adds a new Paragraph IV to Article VII, Section III of the Georgia Constitution. A copy of this entire proposed constitutional amendment is on file in the office of the judge of the probate court and is available for public inspection. -2Adding reckless driving penalties or fees to the brain and spinal injury trust fund. House Resolution No. 1183 Resolution Act No. 589 Ga. L. 2014, p. 887 " ( ) YES Shall the Constitution of ( ) NO Georgia be amended to allow additional reckless driving penalties or fees to be added to the Brain and Spinal Injury Trust Fund to pay for care and rehabilitative services for Georgia citizens who have survived neurotrauma with head or spinal cord injuries?" Summary This proposal authorizes the General Assembly to provide by law for the imposition of additional penalties or fees for the offense of reckless driving and to provide for the allocation of such additional penalties or fees to the Brain and Spinal Injury Trust Fund, for the specified purpose of meeting any and all costs, or any portion of the costs, of providing care and rehabilitative services to citizens of this state who have survived neurotrauma with head or spinal cord injuries. It amends Paragraph VI (k) of Article III, Section IX of the Georgia Constitution. A copy of this entire proposed constitutional amendment is on file in the office of the judge of the probate court and is available for public inspection. SUMMARY OF PROPOSED STATE-WIDE REFERENDUM QUESTION Pursuant to Code Section 21-2-4 of the O.C.G.A., the Secretary of State is authorized to include with the summaries of proposed constitutional amendments a summary of any statewide referendum question to be voted on at the same general election: -A Allows property owned by the University System of Georgia and operated by
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-A Allows property owned by the University System of Georgia and operated by providers of student housing and other facilities to remain exempt from taxation. House Bill No. 788 Act No. 613 Ga. L. 2014, p. 679 "( ) YES Shall property owned by ( ) NO the University System of Georgia and utilized by providers of college and university student housing and other facilities continue to be exempt from taxation to keep costs affordable?" Summary This Act provides for an ad valorem tax exemption for private interests in property of the Board of Regents of the University System of Georgia that is operated by a private party and further provides that such arrangements shall not constitute special franchises for purposes of ad valorem taxation. If approved by a majority of the voters, the tax exemption provided by the Act becomes effective January 1, 2015, and applies to all tax years beginning on or after that date. (3C-10/15,10/22,10/29/14)
gpn11 Dempsey NOTICE OF SALE UNDER POWER GEORGIA, LUMPKIN COUNTY THIS LAW FIRM IS ACTING AS A DEBT COLLECTOR ATTEMPTING TO COLLECT A DEBT. ANY INFORMATION OBTAINED WILL BE USED FOR THAT PURPOSE. Under and by virtue of the Power of Sale contained in a Security Deed given by Carol N. Dempsey to Fifth Third Mortgage Company, dated January 13, 2010, recorded in Deed Book 1152, Page 713, Lumpkin County, Georgia Records, conveying the after-described property to secure a Note in the original principal amount of ONE HUNDRED TWENTY-SIX THOUSAND AND 0/100 DOLLARS ($126,000.00), with interest thereon as set forth therein, there will be sold at public outcry to the highest bidder for ash before the courthouse door of Lumpkin County, Georgia, or at such place as may be lawfully designated as an alternative, within the legal hours of sale on the first Tuesday in November, 2014, the following described property: SEE EXHIBIT A ATTACHED HERETO AND MADE A PART HEREOF The debt secured by said Security Deed has been and is hereby declared due because of, among other possible events of default, failure to pay the indebtedness as and when due and in the manner provided in the Note and Security Deed. The debt remaining in default, this sale will be made for the purpose of paying the same and all expenses of this sale, as provided in Security Deed and by law, including attorneys fees (notice of intent to collect attorneys fees having been given). Said property will be sold subject to any outstanding ad valorem taxes (including taxes which are a lien, but not yet due and payable), any matters which might be disclosed by an accurate survey and inspection of the property, and assessments, liens, encumbrances, zoning ordinance, restrictions, covenants, and matters of record superior to the Security Deed first set out above. Fifth Third Mortgage Company is the holder of the Security Deed to the property in accordance with OCGA §44-14-162.2. The entity that has full authority to negotiate, amend, and modify all terms of the mortgage with the debtor is: Fifth Third Bank, 5001 Kingsley Drive, MD 1MOB-BW, Cincinnati, OH 45227 800-375-1745 opt. 3. To the best knowledge and belief of the undersigned, the party in possession of the property is carol N. Dempsey or a tenant or tenants and said property is more commonly known as 376 Wahsega Way, Dahlonega, Georgia 30533. The sale will be conducted subject (1) to confirmation that the sale is not prohibited under the U.S. Bankruptcy Code and (2) to final confirmation and audit of the status of the loan with the holder of the Security Deed. Fifth Third Mortgage Company as Attorney in Fact for Carol N. Dempsey McCalla Rayer, LLC 1544 Old Alabama Road, Roswell, Georgia 30076 www.foreclosurehotline.net EXHIBT A All that tract or parcel of land lying and being in Land Lot 694 of the 12th District, 1st Section, Lumpkin County, Georgia, being Lot 16, The Meadows of Cane Creek Subdivision, as per plat recorded in Plat Cabinet One, Slide 131, Plat 9, Lumpkin County, Georgia records, which recorded plat is incorporated herein by this reference and made part of this description. Said properly being knows as 376 Wahsega Drive according to the present system of numbering property in Lumpkin County, Georgia. MR/akr 11/4=14 Our file no. 5504814-FT17 4P 10/8, 10/15, 10/22, 10/29/14 gpn11 Beamon NOTICE OF SALE UNDER POWER Because of a default in the payment of the indebtedness secured by a Security Deed by Freddie Lee Beamon AKA Freddie Beamon, Jr. AKA Freddie Lee Beamon, Jr. to Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc. dated November 15, 2005, and recorded in Deed Book Y36, Page 608, Lumpkin County Records, said Security Deed having been last sold, assigned, transferred and conveyed to Nationstar Mortgage LLC by Assignment, securing a Note in the original principal amount of $211,000.00, the holder thereof pursuant to said Deed and Note thereby secured has declared the entire amount of said indebt-
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The property is or may be in the possession of Freddie Lee Beamon, a/k/a Freddie Lee Beamon Jr. a/k/a Freddie Beamon Jr., successor in interest or tenants(s). Nationstar Mortgage LLC as Attorney-in-Fact for Freddie Lee Beamon AKA Freddie Beamon, Jr. AKA Freddie Lee Beamon, Jr. File no. 14-048855 SHAPIRO, SWERTFEGER & HASTY, LLP* Attorneys and Counselors at Law 2872 Woodcock Blvd, Suite 100 Atlanta, GA 30341-3941 (770) 220-2535/SJ www.swertfeger.net THE LAW FIRM IS ACTING AS A DEBT COLLECTOR. ANY INFORMATION OBTAINED WILL BE USED FOR THAT PURPOSE. [FC-NOS] 4C 10/22, 10/29, 11/5, 11/12/14 gpn11 Bolling NOTICE OF SALE UNDER POWER Under and by virtue of the power of sale contained in a Security Deed from MICHAEL L. BOLLING A/K/A MICHAEL L. BOLING to UNITED COMMUNITY BANK, dated August 7, 2006, recorded August 10, 2006, in Deed Book 999, Page 375, Lumpkin County, Georgia records, as last modified by Modification of Security Deed dated July 22, 2011, recorded in Deed Book 1191, Page 503, Lumpkin County, Georgia records, said Security Deed being given to secure a Note from MICAHEL L. BOLLING dated July 22, 2011, in the original principal amount of Forty Seven Thousand and One Hundred Seventy Nine and 38/100 ($47,179.38) Dollars, with interest from date at a rate per cent per annum on the unpaid balance until paid; there will be sold by the undersigned at public outcry to the highest bidder for cash before the Courthouse door at Lumpkin County, Georgia, within the legal hours of sale on the first Tuesday in November, 2014, the following described property: All that tract or parcel of land lying and being in Land Lot 632, 5th District, 1st Section, Lumpkin County, Georgia, containing 8.39 acres, and being more particularly described as follows: To find the true point of beginning, begin at an iron pin found at the common corner of Land Lots 632, 633, 661 and 660, Lumpkin County, Georgia; thence North 79 degrees 03 minutes 57 seconds West a distance of 200.50 feet to an iron pin set; thence North 73 degrees 00 minutes 32 seconds West a distance of 89.35 feet to a point; thence North 67 degrees 53 minutes 09 seconds West a distance of 43.54 feet to a point; hence North 59 degrees 12 minutes 10 seconds West a distance of 43.98 feet to a point; thence North 51degrees 52 minutes 50 seconds West a distance of 46.95 feet to a point; thence North 45 degrees 02 minutes 00 seconds West a distance of 44.43 feet to a point; thence North 41 degrees 20 minutes 47 seconds West a distance of 45.97 feet to a point; thence North 39degrees 39 minutes 47 seconds West a distance 53.74 feet to an iron pin set which point is the True Point of Beginning; from said True Point of Beginning thus established, proceed North 39 degrees 39 minutes 47 seconds West a distance of 24.31 feet to a point; North 41 degrees 41 minutes 57 seconds West a distance of 37.11 feet to a point; North 52 degrees 13 minutes 14 seconds West a distance of 100.37 feet to a point; North 26 degrees 11 minutes 00 seconds East a distance of 5.00 feet to a point; South 88 degrees 30
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To find the True Point of Beginning, begin at an iron pin located S 0 degrees 0 minutes 58 seconds E 423.45 feet from the northwest corner of Land Lot 632; run thence S 0 degrees 0 minutes 58 seconds E 474.3 feet to a point; thence S 83 degrees 45 minutes 13 seconds W 135.89 feet to a point, which is the True Point of Beginning; thence S 61 degrees 58 minutes 36 seconds W 415.7 feet to an iron pin located on the eastern right of way of Little Mountain Road (80 foot right-ofway); thence along said right-of-way the following courses and distances: N 41 degrees 1 minute 57 seconds W 23.69 feet, N 47 degrees 51 minutes 32 seconds W 68.77 feet, N 55 degrees 41 minutes 31 seconds @ 35.6 feet, and N 61 degrees 35 minutes 8 seconds W 25.95 feet to a point where said right-of-way intersects with the centerline of a creek; thence along with said creek centerline the following courses and distances: N 43 degrees 10 minutes 32 seconds E 20.33 feet, N 28 degrees 48 minutes 34 seconds E 21.34 feet, N 48 degrees 42 minutes 10 seconds E 12.36 feet, S 88 degrees 45 minutes 6 seconds E 14.46 feet; N 63 degrees 39 minutes 34 seconds E 7.38 feet, N 24 degrees 8 minutes 26 seconds W 12.11 feet, N 27 degrees 8 minutes 45 seconds E 11.41 feet, N 33 degrees 41 minutes 8 seconds E 39.82 feet, N 72 degrees 33 minutes 48 seconds E 13.17 feet, S 88 degrees 13 minutes 21 seconds E 33.25 feet, N 52 degrees 38 minutes 11 seconds E 50.79 feet, S 69 degrees 15 minutes 45 seconds E 11.74 feet, N 86 degrees 45 minutes 19 seconds E 7.46 feet, N 42 degrees 1 minute 27 seconds E 8.44 feet, N 40 degrees 41 minutes 26 seconds E 36.32 feet, N 66 degrees 16 minutes 33 seconds E 51.76 feet, and S 86 degrees 55 minutes 25 seconds E 22.63; thence leaving said creek centerline and running N 0 degrees 17 minutes 46 seconds E 101.12 feet to a point; thence N 89 degrees 43 minutes 18 seconds E 127.95 feet to a point; thence S 22 degrees 25 minutes 53 seconds E 200.42 feet to the True Point of Beginning. This property is conveyed subject to a non-exclusive, perpetual easement for ingress and egress between Tracts 4 and 5 and Little Mountain Road (80 foot right-of-way), being 40 feet in width, and running along the south line of Tract 1 as shown on the above reference survey. FURTHER LESS AND EXCEPT: All that tract or parcel of land lying and being in Land Lot 632 of the 5th District, 1st Section of Lumpkin County, containing 2.00 acres, more or less, as per plat for Kenneth E. and Sharon S. Bolling prepared by Michael Stewart Kelley, GRLS, dated January 13, 2013, revised January 15, 2013, recorded in Plat Cabinet 1, Slide 194, Plat 67B, Lumpkin County, Georgia records. Said plat being incorporated herein and made a part of hereof by reference.
PURPOSE. Under and by virtue of the Power of Sale contained in a Security Deed given by John R. Cason to Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc., as nominee for Taylor, Bean & Whitaker Mortgage Corp., its successors and assigns, dated October 15, 2004, rerecorded in Deed Book P34, Page 568, Lumpkin County, Georgia Records and as re-recorded in Deed Book S37, Page 420, Lumpkin County, Georgia Records, as last transferred to Taylor Bean & Whitaker Mortgage Corp by assignment recorded in Deed Book 1192, Page 720,Lumpkin County, Georgia Records, conveying the after-described property to secure a Note in the original principal amount of ONE HUNDRED FORTY-ONE THOUSAND FIVE HUNDRED NINETY-TWO AND 0/100 DOLLARS ($141,592.00), with interest thereon as set forth therein, there will be sold at public outcry to the highest bidder for cash before the courthouse door of Lumpkin County, Georgia, or at such place as may be lawfully designated as an alternative, within the legal hours of sale on the first Tuesday in November, 2014, the following described property: SEE EXHIBIT A ATTACHED HERE TO AND MADE A PART HEREOF. The debit secured by said Security Deed has been and is hereby declared due because of, among other possible events of default, failure to pay the indebtedness as and when due and in the manner provided in the Note and Security Deed. The debt remaining in default, this sale will be made for the purpose of paying the same and all expenses of this sale, as provided in Security Deed an by law, including attorneys fees (notice of intent to collect attorneys fees having been given). Said property will be sold subject to any outstanding ad valorem taxes (including taxes which are a lien, but not yet due and payable), any matters which might be disclosed by an accurate survey and inspection of the property, any assessments, liens, encumbrances, zoning ordinances, restriction, covenants, and matters of record superior to the Security Deed first set out above. Taylor Bean & Whitaker Mortgage Corp is the holder of the Security Deed to the property in accordance with OCGA 44-14-162.2. The entity that has full authority to negotiate, amend, and modify all terms of the mortgage with the debtor is: RoundPoint Mortgage Servicing Corporation, 5016 Parkway Plaza Blvd, Suite 200, Charlotte, NC 28217 704-426-8850. To the best knowledge and belief of the undersigned, the party in possession of the property is John R Cason or tenant or tenants and said property is more commonly known as 904 Blackburn Road, Dawsonville, Georgia 30533. The sale will be conducted subject (1) to confirmation that the sale is not prohibited under the U.S. Bankruptcy Code and (2) to final confirmation and audit of the status of the loan with the holder of the security deed.
Taylor Bean & Whitaker Mortgage Corp as Attorney in Fact for John R Cason. McCalla Raymer, LLC 1544 Old Alabama Road Roswell, Georgia 30076 The debt secured by said Security www.foreclosurehotline.net Deed has been and is hereby declared EXHIBT A: All that tract or parcel of due because of, among other possible land lying and being in Land Lot 114 of Policies legal advertising th events of default, failure concerning to pay the in- the 13 District, 1st Georgian. Section Deadline of Lumpkin Legals are only printed in the Wednesday edition of The Northeast debtedness as and when due in the County, Georgia, containing 1.54 for legal advertisements is at 12 p.m. each Friday with the exception of certain holidays, manner provided in the Note andwould Se- beacres which announced. as per plat of survey recorded in curityFor Deed. The concerning debt remaining in de- Plat questions legal advertising, contact Vicki Vinson at (706) Cabinet 1, Slide 97,778-4215. Page 133B, fault, this sale will be made for the pur- Lumpkin County, Georgia records. Georgian requires ads to be prepaid before publication unless the poseThe ofNortheast paying the same and legal all exWhich plat is incorporated herein and person paying for the has established credit account with the paper. While this penses of this sale, as ad provided in the a made a that partregularly hereof by reference. change will not affect most governments and attorneys advertise in the Security Deed and by law, including at- MR/krc1 11/4/14 Our file no. 5158313paper, private individuals should plan to prepay for legal ads they are required to run. torneys fees (notice intent to(ie., collect If you require proof ofofpublication a tear sheet FT1 and/or affidavit) there is a $10 service attorneys feeslegal having been given). charge per advertisement. This service charge must also be pre-paid. If you have any questions regarding the payment policies, please10/22, contact10/29/14 4P 10/08, 10/15, Marksubject VanTassel Said property will be sold to at (706) 778-4215 any outstanding ad valorem taxes (inTogether with that 40 foot easement for ingress and egress as shown on the above referenced survey.
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to confirmation that the sale is not prohibited the U.S. Bankruptcy Nugget, NOTICE OF SALE UNDER POWER Page under 6B, The Dahlonega Dahlonega, Ga., Code and (2) to final confirmation and GEORGIA, LUMPKIN COUNTY audit of the status of the loan with the THIS IS AN ATTEMPT TO COLLECT holder of the security deed. A DEBT. ANY INFORMATION OBTAINED WILL BE USED FOR THAT Taylor Bean & Whitaker Mortgage PURPOSE. Corp as Attorney in Fact for John R Cason. Under and by virtue of the Power of McCalla Raymer, LLC Sale contained in a Security Deed giv1544 Old Alabama Road en by Mary Howard and Bobby E. Howard to Mortgage Electronic RegisRoswell, Georgia 30076 tration Systems, Inc., as nominee for www.foreclosurehotline.net EXHIBT A: All that tract or parcel of Capital One Home Loans, Inc., its sucland lying and being in Land Lot 114 of cessors and or assigns, dated Decemthe 13th District, 1st Section of Lumpkin ber 10, 2005, recorded in Deed Book County, Georgia, containing 1.54 C37, Page 82, Lumpkin County, Georacres as per plat of survey recorded in gia Records, as last transferred to Plat Cabinet 1, Slide 97, Page 133B, Green Tree Servicing LLC by assignLumpkin County, Georgia records. ment recorded in Deed Book 1257, Which plat is incorporated herein and Page 591, Lumpkin County, Georgia made a part hereof by reference. Records, conveying the after-deMR/krc1 11/4/14 Our file no. 5158313- scribed property to secure a Note in the original principal amount of TWO FT1 HUNDRED THIRTY-SEVEN THOUSAND SIX HUNDRED AND 0/100 4P 10/08, 10/15, 10/22, 10/29/14 DOLLARS ($237,600.00), with interest gpn11 thereon as set forth therein, there will Geringer be sold at public outcry to the highest bidder for cash before the courthouse NOTICE OF SALE UNDER POWER door of Lumpkin County, Georgia, or at STATE OF GEORIGA such place as may be lawfully desigCOUNTY OF LUMPKIN nated as an alternative, within the legal hours of sale on the first Tuesday in Under and by virtue of the Power of November, 2014, the following deSale contained in a Deed to Secure scribed property: SEE EXHIBIT A ATDebt given by NICHOLAS D TACHED HERETO AND MADE A GERINGER to JPMORGAN CHASE PART HEREOF The debt secured by BANK, N.A., dated 12/18/2008, and said Security Deed has been and is Recorded on 01/08/2009 as Book No. hereby declared due because of, 1117 and Page no. 276-296, LUMPamong other possible events of deKIN County, Georgia records, as last fault, failure to pay the indebtedness assigned to JPMORGAN CHASE as and when due and in the manner BANK, NATIONAL ASSOCIATION, provided in the Note and Security SUCCESSOR BY MERGER TO deed. The debt remaining in default, CHASE HOME FINANCE LLC (the this sale will be made for the purpose Secured Creditor), by assignment, of paying the same and all expenses conveying the after-described property of this sale, as provided in Security to secure Note of even date in the Deed and by law, including attorneys original principal amount of fees (notice of intent to collect attor$153,918.00, with interest at the rate neys fees having been given). Said specified therein, there will be sold by property will be sold subject to any outthe undersigned at public outcry to the standing ad valorem taxes (including highest bidder for cash at the LUMPtaxes which are a lien, but not yet due KIN County Courthouse within the leand payable), any matters which might gal hours of sale on the first Tuesday be disclosed by an accurate survey in November, 2014, the following deand inspection of the property, any asscribed property: ALL THAT TRAT sessments, liens, encumbrances, zonOR PARCEL OF LAND SITUATE, LYing ordinances, restriction, covenants, ING AND BEING IN LAND LOT 986 and matters of record superior to the OF THE 5TH DISTRICT, 1ST SECSecurity Deed first set out above. TION, LUMPKIN COUNTY, GEORGIA, BEING LOT 75 OF CRAWFORD Green Tree Servicing LLC is the holdFALLS WEST SUBDIVISION, AS er of the Security Deed to the property SHOWN ON A PLAT OF SURVEY in accordance with OCGA § 44-14FOR CRAWFORD FALLS WEST 162.2. The entity that has full authority SUBDIVSION, PREPARED BY to negotiate, amend, and modify all DAVID L. RINGO, SR., GRLS NO. terms of the mortgage with the debtor 2250, DATED OCTORBER 18, 2004, is: Green Tree Servicing LLC, 4250 AND RECORDDED IN PLAT CABINorth Freeway, Fort Worth, TX 76137 NET 1, SLIDE 156, PAGES 102A, 877-816-9125. To the best knowledge 102B, 103-107 OF THE LUMPKIN and belief of the undersigned, the party COUNTY, GEORGIA RECORDS, in possession of the property is Mary WHICH SAID PLATS ARE INCORPOHoward and Bobby E. Howard or a RATED HEREIN BY REFERENCE tenant or tenants and said property is FOR A MORE COMPLETE DESCRIPmore commonly known as 1657 NimTION. The debt secured by said Deed blewill Gap Road, Dahlonega, Georgia to Secure debt has been and is hereby 30533. The sale will be conducted declared due because of, among other subject (1) to confirmation that the sale possible events of default, failure to is not prohibited under the U.S. pay the indebtedness as as and when Bankruptcy Code and (2) to final condue in the manner proved in the Note firmation and audit of the status of the and Deed to Secure Debt. Because loan with the holder of the Security the debt remains in default, this sale Deed. Green Tree Servicing LLC as will be made for the purpose of paying Attorney in Fact for Mary Howard and the same and all expenses of this sale, Bobby E. Howard McCalla Raymer, as provided, in the Deed to Secure LLC 1544 Old Alabama Road, Debt and by law, including attorneys Roswell, Georgia 3006. www.foreclofees (notice of intent to collect attorsurehotline.net. EXHIBIT A The folneys fees having been given). JPlowing described real property situate MORGAN CHASE BANK, NATIONAL in the city of Dahlonega, County of ASSOCIATE, SUCCESSOR BY Lumpkin, and State of Georgia, to wit: MERGER TO CHASE HOME FITract I. All that tract or parcel of land NANCE LLC holds the duly endorsed lying and being in Land Lots 251 and Note and is the current assignee of the 252 of the 5th District and 1st Section of Security Deed to the property. JPLumpkin County, Georgia, containing MORGAN CHASE BANK, NATION1.691 acres, more or less, and being ALASSOCIATE, acting on behalf of more particularly set out on a plat of and, as necessary, in consultation with survey dated May 6, 1986, and preJPMORGAN CHASE BANK, NATIONpared for Edward Schultheis by Owen AL ASSOCIATION, SUCCESSOR BY Patton, G.R.L.S. This plat is record in MERGER TO CHASE HOME FIPlat Book 17, Page 113, Lumpkin NANCE LLC (the current investor on County Records, and is reference inthe loan), is the entity with the full aucorporated herein for a more detailed thority to negotiate, amend, and modify description. Tract II. All that tract or all terms of the loan. Pursuant to parcel of land lying and being in Land O.C.G.A. 44-14-162.2, the secured Lot 252 for the 5th District and 1st Seccreditor is not required to amend or tion of Lumpkin County, Georgia, conmodify the terms of the loan. To the taining 6.532 acres, more or less, and best knowledge and belief of the unbeing more particularly set out on a dersigned, the party/parties in possesplat of survey dated May 6, 1986, and sion of the subject property known as prepared for Edward Schultheis by 425 MAKERS WAY, DAWSONVILLE, Owen Patton, G.R.L.S. This plat is GEORGIA 30534 is/are: NICHOLAS D recorded in Plat Book 17, Page 114, GERINGER or tenant/tenants. Said Lumpkin County Records, and is by property will be sold subject to (a) any reference incorporated herein for a outstanding ad valorem taxes 9includmore detailed description. Tract III. All ing taxes which are a lien, but not yet that tract or parcel of land lying and bedue and payable), (b) any matters ing in Land Lot 252 of the 5th District, which might be disclosed by an accu1st Section of Lumpkin County, Georrate survey and inspection of the propgia, being South of Nimblewill Gap erty, and (c) all matters of record supeRoad as shown in plat recorded in Plat rior to the Deed to Secure Debt first Book 13, Page 75, Lumpkin County set out above, including, but not limited Records, being 27.3485 acres, more or to, assessments, liens, encumbrances, less, incorrectly shown as 30 acres, zoning ordinances, easements, restricmore or less, in warranty deed recordtion, covenants, etc. The sale will be ed in Deed Book J4, Page 37, Lumpconducted subject to (1) confirmation kin County Records. Less and except: that the sale is not prohibited under the All that tract or parcel of land lying and U.S. Bankruptcy Code; and (2) final being in Land Lot 252 of the 5th District, confirmation and audit of the status of 1st Section of Lumpkin County, Georthe loan with the holder of the security gia, consisting 4.83 acres, more or deed. Pursuant to O.C.G.A. Section 9less, and being more particularly set 13-172.1, which allows for certain proout on a plat of survey dated May 15, cedure regarding the rescission of judi1989, and prepared for William cial and nonjudicial sales in the State Howard and Joyce Patricia Ruch by of Georgia, the Deed Under Power Owen Patton, Georgia Registered and other foreclosure documents may Land Surveyor. This plat is recorded in not be provided until final confirmation Plat Book 20, Page 285, Lumpkin and audit of the status of the loan as County Records and is by reference provided in the preceding paragraph. incorporated here in for a more deJPMORGAN CHASEBANK, NATIONtailed description. Less and except: All AL ASSOCIATION, SUCCESSOR BY that tract or parcel of land lying and beMERGER TO CHASE HOME FIing in Land Lot 252 of the 5th District, NANCE LLC as Attorney in Fact for 1st Section, Lumpkin County, Georgia, NICHOLAS D GERINGER. THIS LAW consisting of 1.14 acres, more or less, FIRM IS ACTING AS A DEBIT COLwhich is more particularly described as LECTOR ATTEMPTING TO COLfollows: Beginning at the common corLECT A DEBT. ANY INFORMATION ner of Land Lots, 252, 25, 292 and OBTAINED WILL BE USED FOR 293, all of the 5th district, 1st Section, THAT PURPSOE. 00000004625505 run thence along and with the SouthBARRETT DAFFIN FRAPPIER ern land lot line of 252, South 85 deLEVINE & BLOCK, LLP 15000 Surgrees, 20 minutes 0 seconds east, veyor Boulevard Addison, Tex 75001 421.3 feet to an iron pin, said iron pin Telephone: (972) 341-5398 being the true point of beginning. From gpn11 said true point of beginning, run thence Howard North 0 degrees 56 minutes 42 seconds East, 994.87feet to an iron pin loNOTICE OF SALE UNDER POWER cated on the Southern right-of-way of GEORGIA, LUMPKIN COUNTY Nimblewill Road; Run thence North 84 THIS IS AN ATTEMPT TO COLLECT degrees 32 minutes 32 seconds East, A DEBT. ANY INFORMATION OB50 feet to a crimped top pin; Run TAINED WILL BE USED FOR THAT thence South 0 degrees 55 minutes 39 PURPOSE. seconds West, 1001.8 feet to a crimped top pin located on the SouthUnder and by virtue of the Power of ern land lot line of said land lot 52; Run Sale contained in a Security Deed giv- thence North 85 degrees 20 minutes 0 en by Mary Howard and Bobby E. seconds West, 50 feet to an iron pin, Howard to Mortgage Electronic Regis- said iron pin being the point of begintration Systems, Inc., as nominee for ning. The total property being 29.0015
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SAND AND 0/100 DOLLARS ($276,000.00), with interest thereon as set forth therein, there will be sold at public outcry to the highest bidder for cash before the courthouse door of Lumpkin County, Georgia, or at such place as may be lawfully designated as an alternative, within the legal hours of sale on the first Tuesday in November, 2014, the following described property: SEE EXHIBT A ATTACHED HERETO AND MADE A PART HEREOF The debt secured by said Security Deed has been and is hereby declared due because of, among other possible events of default, failure to pay the indebtedness as and when due in the manner provided in the Note and Security Deed. The debt remaining in default, this sale will be made for the purpose of paying the same and all expenses of this ale, as provided in Security Deed and by law, including attorneys fees (notice of intent to collect attorneys fees having been given). Said property will be sold subject to any outstanding ad valorem taxes (including taxes which are a lien, but not yet due and payable), any matters which might be disclosed by an accurate survey and inspection of the property, any assessments, liens, encumbrances, zoning ordinances, restriction, covenants, and matters of record superior to the Security Deed first set out above.
stituting a part of said property, if any. To the best knowledge and belief of the undersigned, the party (or parties) in possession of the subject property is (are); Joseph Mize and Gloria Mize or tenant or tenants.
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Nimblewill Road; Run thence North 84 degrees 32 minutes 32 seconds East, 50 feet to a crimped top pin; Run thence South 0 degrees 55 minutes 39 seconds West, 1001.8 feet to a crimped top pin located on the Southern land lot line of said land lot 52; Run thence North 85 degrees 20 minutes 0 seconds West, 50 feet to an iron pin, said iron pin being the point of beginning. The total property being 29.0015 acres, more or less. Tax ID#: 002-033. By fee simple deed from Bobby E. Howard as set forth in Deed Book F19, Page 341 and recorded on 2/12/1998, Lumpkin County Records. The source deed as state above is the last record of vesting filed for this property. There have been no vesting changes since the date of the above reference source. MR/akr 11/4/14. Our file no. 5504614-FT17 4P 10/08, 10/15, 10/22, 10/29/14 gpn11 Johnson NOTICE OF SALE UNDER POWER GEORGIA, LUMPKIN COUNTY THIS IS AN ATTEMPT TO COLLECT A DEBT. ANY INFORMAITON OBTAINED WILL BE USED FOR THAT PURPOSE.
Under and by virtue of the Power of Sale contained in a Security Deed given by Nicole Johnson and Alan E. Johnson to Wachovia Bank, National Association, dated September 25, 2007, recorded in Deed Book 1069, Page 393, Lumpkin County, Georgia Records, conveying the after-described property to secure a Note in the original principal amount of ONE HUNDRED FIFTY-TWO THOUSAND ONE HUNDRED SEVENTY-TWO AND 0/100 DOLLARS ($152,172.00), with interest thereon as set forth therein, there will be sold at public outcry to the highest bidder for cash before the courthouse door of Lumpkin County, Georgia, or a touch place as may be lawfully designated as an alternative, within the legal our hours of sale of the first Tuesday in November, 2014, the following described property: SEE EXHIBIT A ATTACHED HERETO AND MADE A PART HEREOF The debt secured by said Security Deed has been and is hereby declared due because of, among other possible events of default, failure to pay the indebtedness as and when due and in the manner provided in the Note and Security Deed. The debt remaining in default, this sale will be made for the purpose of paying the same and all expenses of this sale, as provided in Security Deed and by law, including attorneys fees (notice of intent to collect attorneys fees having been given). Said property will be sold subject to any outstanding ad valorem taxes (Including taxes which are a lien, but not yet due and payable), any matters which might be disclosed by an accurate survey and inspection of the property, any assessments, liens, encumbrances, zoning ordinances, restrictions, covenants, and matters of record superior to the Security Deed first set out above. Wells Fargo Bank, N.A successor by merger to Wachovia Bank, NA is the holder of the Security Deed to the property in accordance with OCGA 4414-162.2. The entity that has full authority to negotiate, amend, and modify all terms of the mortgage with the debtor is: Wells Fargo Home Mortgage a div. Of Wells Fargo Bank, N.A., PO Box 10335, Des Moines, IA 50306 1800-416-1472. To the best knowledge and belief of the undersigned, the party in possession of the property is Nicole Hunt Johnson or a tenant or tenants and said property is more commonly known as 437 Crabapple Rd, Dahlonega, GA 30533. The sale will be conducted subject (1) to confirmation that the sale is not prohibited under the the U.S. Bankruptcy Code and 92) to final confirmation and audit of the status of the loan with the holder of the security deed. Wells Fargo Bank, NA successor by merger to Wachovia Bank, NA as Attorney in Fact for Nicole Johnson and Alan E. Johnson McCalla Raymer LLC 1544 Old Alabama Road Roswell, Georgia 30076 www.foreclosurehotline.net EXHIBT A ALL THAT CERTAIN PROPERTY SITUATED IN THE CITY OF DAHLONEGA, IN THE COUNTY OF LUMPKIN AND STATE OF GEORGIA AND BEING DESCRIBED IN A DEED DATED 03/03/2001 AND RECORDED 04/05/2001 IN BOOK G27, PAGES 525 AMONG THE LAND RECORDS OF THE COUNTY AND SATE SET FORTH ABOVE AND REFERENCED AS FOLLOWS: METES AND BOUNDS, LAND LOT 1176 OF THE 12TH DISTRICT, 1ST SECION. PARCEL ID NUMBER: 078 106 MR/tvl 11/4/14. Our file no. 5481415-FT12 4 NP 10/08, 10/15, 10/22, 10/29/14 gpn11 Lieberman NOTICE OF SALE UNDER POWER GEORGIA, LUMPKIN COUNTY THIS IS AN ATTEMPT TO COLLET A DEB. ANY INFORMATION OBTAINED WILL BE USED FOR THAT PURPOSE. Under and by virtue of the Power of Sale contained in a Security Deed given by Mark P Lieberman to Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc., as nominee for Sunshine Mortgage Corporation, its successors and assigns, dated May 19, 2006, recorded in Deed Book Y37, Page 537, Lumpkin county, Georgia Records, as last transferred to Wells Fargo Bank, N.A. by assignment recorded in Deed Book 1277, Page 378, Lumpkin County, Georgia Records, conveying the afterdescribed property to secure a Note in the original principal amount of TWO HUNDRED SEVENTY-SIX THOUSAND AND 0/100 DOLLARS ($276,000.00), with interest thereon as set forth therein, there will be sold at public outcry to the highest bidder for cash before the courthouse door of Lumpkin County, Georgia, or at such place as may be lawfully designated as an alternative, within the legal hours of sale on the first Tuesday in November, 2014, the following described property: SEE EXHIBT A ATTACHED HERETO AND MADE A PART HEREOF The debt secured by said Security
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Wells Fargo Bank, N.A. Is the holder of the Security Deed to the property in accordance with OCGA 44-14-162.2. The entity that has full authority to negotiate, amend, and modify all terms of the mortgage with the debtor is: Wells Fargo Home Mortgage a div. Of Wells Fargo Bank, N.A., PO Box 10335, Des Moines, IA 50306 1-800-416-1472. To the best knowledge and belief of the undersigned,the party in possession of the property is Mark P Lieberman and Kelly M. Lieberman or a tenant or tenants and said property is more commonly known as 1520 River Highlands Road, Dahlonega, Georgia 30533. The sale will be conducted subject (1) to confirmation that the sale is not prohibited under the U.S. Bankruptcy Code and (2) to final confirmation and audit of the status of the loan with the holder of the security deed. Wells Fargo Bank, N.A. As Attorney in Fact for Mark P Lieberman McCalla Raymer, LLC 1544 Old Alabama Road Roswell, Georgia 30076 www.foreclosurehotline.net EXHIBIT A All that tract or parcel of land lying and being in Land Lot 232 or the 12th District, 1st Section, Lumpkin County, Georgia, containing 5 acres, and being more particularly described as follows: Beginning at a rock corner at the point of intersection of lines dividing Land Lots 231, 232, 259, and 260; Run thence North 89 degrees 03 minutes 39 seconds West 440.19 feet to a rebar set; thence South 00 Degrees 54 minutes 21 seconds West 494.86 feet to a rebar set; thence South 89 d egress 03 minutes 00 seconds East 440.0 feet to a ½ inch pipe found; thence North 00 degrees 55 minutes 42 seconds East to the point beginning, as more fully shown on a survey for John T. & Angela D. Mann by Michael Stewart Kelly, GA R.L.S. No. 2313, dated August 29, 1988. Together with an easement for access to this tract over and across the property of John T. and Angela D. Mann of which this tract is a portion. MR/grt 11/4/14. Our file no. 5245914-FT7 4P 10/08, 10/15, 10/22, 10/29/14 gpn11 Mize NOTICE OF SALE UNDER POWER LUMPKIN COUNTY Pursuant to the Power of Sale contained in a Security Deed given by Joseph Mize and Gloria Mize to Mortgage electronic Registration Systems, Inc as nominee for American Brokers Conduit dated 12/2/2005 and recorded in Deed Book Z36, Page 179, Lumpkin County, Georgia records; as last transferred to or acquired by U.S. Bank National Association, as Trustee for GSAA Home Equity Trust 2006-6, Asset-Backed Certificates Series 2006-6, conveying the after-described property to secure a Note in the original principal amount of $122,500.00, with interest at the rate specified therein, there will be sold by the undersigned at public outcry to the highest bidder for cash before the Courthouse door of Lumpkin County, within the legal hours of sale on November 04, 2014 (being the first Tuesday of said month unless said date falls on a Federal Holiday), the following described property: ALL THAT TRACT FOR PARCEL OF LAND LYING AND BEING LAND LOT 224 OF THE 12TH DISTRICT, 1ST SECTION, LUMPKIN COUNTY, GEORGIA, AS PER PLLAT OF SURVEY PREPARED FOR MARK ADDISON BY FARLEY-COLLIINS ASSOCIATES, GEORGIA REGISTERED SURVEYORS, DATED July 1, 1987, RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK 15, PAGE 215, LUMPKIN COUNTY, GEORGIA RECORDS, WICH PLAT IS INCORPRATED HEREIN AND MADE A PART OF HEREOF REFERENCE. The debt secured by said Security Deed has been and hereby declared due because of, among other possible events of default, failure to pay the indebtedness as and when due and in the manner provided in the Note and Security Deed. The debt remaining in default, this sale will be made for the purpose of paying the same and all expenses of this sale, as provided in the Security Deed and by law, including attorneys fees (notice of intent to collect attorneys fees having been given). Said property is commonly known as 2917 Highway 52 w., Dahlonega, GA 30533 together with all fixtures and personal property attached to and constituting a part of said property, if any. To the best knowledge and belief of the undersigned, the party (or parties) in possession of the subject property is (are); Joseph Mize and Gloria Mize or tenant or tenants. Ocwen Loan Servicing, LLC is the entity or individual designated who shall have full authority to negotiate, amend and modify all terms of the mortgage.
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Ocwen Loan Servicing, LLC is the entity or individual designated who shall have full authority to negotiate, amend and modify all terms of the mortgage. Ocwen Loan Servicing, LLC Foreclosure Loss Mitigation 1661 Worthington Road Suite 100 West Palm Beach, FL 33409 1-877-596-8580 Note, however, that such entity or individual is not required to by law to negotiate, amend or modify the terms of the loan. Said property will be sold subject to: (a) any outstanding ad valorem taxes (including taxes which are a lien, but not yet due and payable), (b) unpaid water or sewage bills that constitute a lien against the property whether due and payable or not yet due and payable and which may not be or record, ( c ) the right of redemption of any taxing authority, (d) any matters which might be disclosed by an accurate survey and inspection of the property, and (e) any assessments, liens, encumbrances, zoning ordinances, restrictions, covenants, and matters of record superior to the Security Deed first set out above. The sale will be conducted subject to (1) confirmation that the sale is not prohibited under the U.S. Bankruptcy Code; and (2) final confirmation and audit of the status of the loan with the holder of the Security Deed. Pursuant to O.C.G.A. Section 9-13-172.1, which allows for certain procedures regarding the rescission of judicial and non-judicial sales in the State of Georgia, the Deed Under Power and other foreclosure documents may not be provided until final confirmation and audit of the status of the loan as provided immediately above. U.S. Bank National association, as Trustee for GSAA Home Equity Trust 2006-6, Asset-Backed Certificates Series 2006-6 as agent and Attorney in Fact for Joseph Mize and Gloria Mize Aldridge Connors, LLP, 15 Piedmont Center, 3575 Piedmont Road, N.E., Suite 500, Atlanta, Georgia 30305, (404) 994-7400. 1017.657132A THIS LAW FIRM MAY BE ACTING AS A DEBT COLLECTOR ATTEMPTING O COLLECT A DEBT. ANY INFORMATION OBTAINED WILL BE USED FOR THAT PURPOSE. 1017657132A gpn11 Noble NOTICE OF SALE UNDER POWER GEORGIA, LUMPKIN COUNTY By virtue of a Power of Sale contained in that certain Security Deed from ALICE M. NOBLE to Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc. as a nominee for Ownit Mortgage Solutions, Inc., dated March 24, 2006, recorded March 28, 2006, in Deed Book P37, Page 237-255, , Lumpkin County, Georgia Records, said Security Deed having been given to secure a Note of even date in the original principal amount of One Hundred Twelve Thousand Eight Hundred and 00/100 dollars ($112,800.00), with interest thereon as provided for therein, said Security Deed having been last sold, assigned and transferred to THE BANK OF NEW YORK MELLON FKA THE BANK OF NEW YORK,AS TRUSTEE FOR THE BENEFIT OF THE CERTIFICATEHOLDERS OF THE CWABS INC., ASSET-BACKED CERTIFICATES, SERIES 2006-BC4 , there will be sold at public outcry to the highest bidder for cash at the Lumpkin County Courthouse, within the legal hours of sale on the first Tuesday in November, 2014, all property described in said Security Deed including but not limited to the following described property:
ALL THAT TRACT OR PARCEL OF LAND LYING AND BEING IN LAND LOT 447, 12TH DISTRICT, 1ST SECTION LUMPKIN COUNTY, GEORGIA AND BEING LOT 24, 1.00 ACRES MORE OR LESS, OF THE BLUERIDGE OVERLOOK SUBDIVISION, PHASE ONE, ACCORDING TO A PLAT OF SURVEY PREPARED BY MICHAEL S. KELLEY, GEORGIA REGISTERED LAND SURVEYOR, FOR QUALITY HOMES, DATED FEBRUARY 21, 2004 AND FILED WITH REVISIONS IN CABINET 1, SLIDE 101,PLAT 05, ON MAY 12,2004 LUMPKIN COUNTY, GEORGIA RECORDS. SAID PLAT AND THE RECORD THEREOF ARE INCORPORATED HEREIN BY REFERENCE. CONVEYANCE IS CONVEYED SUBJECT TO THOSE RESTRICTIVE COVENANTS FLIED AT DEED BOOK J 34, PAGE 425, LUMPKIN COUNTY, GEORGIA RECORDS. CONVEYANCE IS SUBJECT TO THE WATER SERVICE AGREEMENT FILED AT BOOK J 34, PAGE 435, LUMPKIN COUNTY, GEORGIA RECORDS. Said legal description being controlling, however the property is more commonly known as 345 HIGH RIDGE LN, DAHLONEGA, GA 30533. The indebtedness secured by said Security Deed has been and is hereby declared due because of default under the terms of said Security Deed and Note. The indebtedness remaining in default, this sale will be made for the purpose of paying the same, all expenses of the sale, including attorneys fees (notice to collect same having been given) and all other payments provided for under the terms of the Security Deed and Note. Said property will be sold on an as-is basis without any representation, warranty or recourse against the abovenamed or the undersigned. The sale will also be subject to the following items which may affect the title: any outstanding ad valorem taxes (includ-
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penses of the sale, including attorneys fees (notice to collect same having been given) and all other payments provided for under the terms of the Security Deed and Note. Said property will be sold on an as-is basis without any representation, warranty or recourse against the abovenamed or the undersigned. The sale will also be subject to the following items which may affect the title: any outstanding ad valorem taxes (including taxes which are a lien, whether or not now due and payable); the right of redemption of any taxing authority; matters which would be disclosed by an accurate survey or by an inspection of the property; all zoning ordinances; assessments; liens; encumbrances; restrictions; covenants, and any other matters of record superior to said Security Deed. To the best of the knowledge and belief of the undersigned, the owner and party in possession of the property is ALICE M. NOBLE, or tenants(s). The sale will be conducted subject (1) to confirmation that the sale is not prohibited under the U.S. Bankruptcy Code and (2) to final confirmation and audit of the status of the loan with the holder of the Security Deed. The entity having full authority to negotiate, amend or modify all terms of the loan (although not required by law to do so) is: Green Tree Servicing LLC, Loss Mitigation Dept., 4250 North Freeway, Fort Worth, TX 76137, Telephone Number: 1-877-816-9125. THE BANK OF NEW YORK MELLON FKA THE BANK OF NEW YORK,AS TRUSTEE FOR THE BENEFIT OF THE CERTIFICATE HOLDERS OF THE CWABS INC., ASSET-BACKED CERTIFICATES, SERIES 2006- as Attorney in Fact for ALICE M. NOBLE THE BELOW LAW FIRM MAY BE HELD TO BE ACTING AS A DEBT COLLECTOR, UNDER FEDERAL LAW. IF SO, ANY INFORMATION OBTAINED WILL BE USED FOR THAT PURPOSE. Attorney Contact: Rubin Lublin, LLC, 3740 Davinci Court, Suite 150, Peachtree Corners, GA 30092 Telephone Number: (877) 813-0992 Case No. GGS-11-11772-14 4C, 10/08, 10/15, 10/22, 10/29/14 www.rubinlublin.com/property-listings.php gpn11 ROTH NOTICE OF SALE UNDER POWER GEORGIA, LUMPKIN COUNTY By virtue of a Power of Sale contained in that certain Security Deed from John Roth to Ameriquest Mortgage Company, dated June, 9, 2004, recorded July 8, 2004, in Deed Book A34, page 82-101 (see recorded final judgment at bk 1279 pg 213), Lumpkin County, Georgia Records, said Security Deed having been given to secure a Note of even date in the original principal amount of Four Hundred ThirtyOne Thousand Five Hundred and 00/100 dollars ($431,500.00), with interest thereon as provided for therein, said Security Deed having been last sold, assigned and transferred to THE BANK OF NEW YORK MELLON TRUST COMPANY, N.A. FKA THE BANK OF NEW YORK TRUST COMPANY, N.A. SUCCESSOR TO JPMORGAN CHASE BANK N.A. AS TRUSTEE FOR RESIDENTIAL ASSET MORTGAGE PRODUCTS, INC., MORTGAGE ASSET-BACKED PASSTHROUGH CERTIFICATES SERIES 2005-RP3, there will be sold at public outcry to the highest bidder for cash at the Lumpkin County Courthouse, within the legal hours of sale on the first Tuesday in November, 2014. all property described in said Security Deed including but not limited to the following described property: ALL THAT TRACT OR PARCEL OF LAND LYING AND BEING IN LAND LOT 167, 15TH LAND DISTRICT, 1ST SECTION, OF LUMPKIN COUNTY, GEORGIA AND BEING SHOWN AND DELINEATED ON PLAT OF SURVEY PREPARTED BY ALBERT M. WYNN, JR., GEORGIA REGISTERED LAND SURVEYOR DATED NOVEMBER 13, 1986, FOR JUNIOR LEE KIDD AND ANGELA K. KIDD, WHICH PLAT IS RECORDED IN THE CLERKS OFFICE, SUPERIOR COURT OF LUMPKIN COUNTY, GEORGIA IN PLAT BOOK 17, PAGE 188. SAID PLAT AND THE RECORD THEREOF ARE HEREIN INCORPORATED BY REFERENCE FOR A FULL AND COMPLETE LEGAL DESCRIPTION. SAID PROPERTY CONTAINING 4.66 ACRES OF LAND ACCOUDING TO SURVEY. Said legal description being controlling, however the property is more commonly known as 971 Mountain Cove Road, Dahlonega, GA 30533. The indebtedness secured by said Security Deed has been and is hereby declared due because of default under the terms of said Security Deed and Note. The indebtedness remaining in default, this sale will be made for the purpose of paying the same, all expenses of the sale, including attorneys fees (notice to collect same having been given) and all other payments provided for under the terms of the Security Deed and Note. Said property will be sold on an as-is basis without any representation, warranty or recourse against the abovenamed or the undersigned. The sale will also be subject to the following items which may affect the title: any outstanding ad valorem taxes (including taxes which are a lien, whether or not now due and payable); the right of redemption of any taxing authority; matters which would be disclosed by an accurate survey or by an inspection
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Said property will be sold on an as-is basis without any representation, warranty or recourse against the abovenamed or the undersigned. The sale will also be subject to the following items which may affect the title: any outstanding ad valorem taxes (including taxes which are a lien, whether or not now due and payable); the right of redemption of any taxing authority; matters which would be disclosed by an accurate survey or by an inspection of the property; all zoning ordinances; assessments; liens; encumbrances; restrictions; covenants, and any other matters of record superior to said Security Deed. To the best of the knowledge and belief of the undersigned, the owner and party in possession of the property is John Roth, John Roth, or tenants(s). The sale will be conducted subject (1) to confirmation that the sale is not prohibited under the U.S. Bankruptcy Code and (2) to final confirmation and audit of the status of the loan with the holder of the Security Deed. The entity having full authority to negotiate, amend or modify all terms of the loan (although not required by law to do so) is: Bank of America, N.S., as successor by merger to BAC Home Loans Servicing, LP f/k/a Countrywide Home Loans Servicing, LP, Loss Mitigation Dept., 7105 Corporate Drive, Plano, TX 75024, Telephone Number: 800-846-2222. THE BANK OF NEW YORK MELLON TRUST COMPNAY, N.A. FKA THE BANK OF NEW YORK TRUST COMPANY, N.A. SUCCESSOR TO JPMORGAN CHASE BANK N.A. AS TRUSTEE FOR RESIDENTIAL ASSET MORTGAGE PRODUCTS, INLC., MORTAGE ASSET-BACKED PASS-THROUGH CERTIFICATES SERIES 2005-RP3 as Attorney in Fact for JOHN ROTH THE BELOW LAW FIRM MAY BE HELD TO BE ACTING AS A DEBT COLLCTOR, UNDER FEDERAL LAW. IF SO, ANY INFORMATION OBTAINED WILL BE USED FOR THAT PURPOSE. Attorney Contact: Rubin Lublin, LLC, 3740 Davinci Court, Suite 150, Peachtree Corners, GA 30092 Telephone Number: (877)813-0992 Case No. BAC-10-09210-11 Ad Run Dates 10/08/2014, 10/15/2014, 10/22/2014, 10/29/14 www.rubinlublin.com/property-listings.php gpn11 Smith NOTICE OF SALE UNDER POWER LUMPKIN COUNTY Pursuant to the Power of Sale contained in a Security Deed given by Annie L. Smith and Curtis L. Smith to Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc. as nominee for Security Atlantic Mortgage Co. Inc. dated 2/9/2009 and recorded in Deed Book 1124 Page 521, LUMPKIN County, Georgia records; as last transferred to or acquired by BANK OF AMERICA, N.A., conveying the after-described property to secure a Note in the original principal amount of $183,150.00, with interest at the rate specified therein, there will be sold by the undersigned at public outcry to the highest bidder for cash before the Courthouse door of LUMPKIN County, Georgia, within the legal hours of sale on NOVEMBER 04, 2014 (being the first Tuesday of said month unless said date falls on a Federal Holiday), the following described property: All that tract or parcel of land lying and being in Land Lot 1060 of the 12th Land District and 1st Section of Lumpkin county, Georgia consisting of 2.09 acres, more or less, according of plat of survey prepared April 29, 1995 by Michael L. Soupin, R.L.S. And recorded in Plat Book 28, page 69, Lumpkin County, Georgia records; Said plat and the record thereof being incorporated herein by reference for a more complete description. **FOR INFORMATIONAL PURPOSES ONLY** The improvements thereon being known as No. 3018 Morrison Moore Pkwy E, Dahlonega, GA 30533. Being the same property, which by Deed dated June 12, 2007 and recorded June 26, 2007 among the Land Records of Lumpkin County, Georgia in Book 1049, Page 250, was granted and conveyed by Whitney Shanti Lynn Smith, by Curtis L. Smith and Annie L. Smith, conservator for the estate of Whitney Shanti Lynn Smith unto Whitney Shanti Lynn Smith, Curtis L. Smith and Annie L. Smith. PARCEL ID NO: 077-081 The debt secured by said Security Deed has been and is hereby declared due because of, among other possible events of default, failure to pay the indebtedness as and when due and in the manner provided in the Note and Security Deed. The debt remaining in default, this sale will be made for the purpose of paying the same and all expenses of this sale, as provided in the Security Deed and by law, including attorneys fees (notice of intent to collect attorneys fee having been given). Said property is commonly known as 3018 Morrison Moore Parkway East, Dahlonega, GA 30533 together with all fixtures and personal property attached to constituting a part of said property, if any. To the best knowledge and belief of the undersigned, the party (or parties) in possession of the subject property is (are): Curtis L. Smith and Annie L. Smith or tenant or tenants. Bank of America is the entity or individual designated who shall have full authority to negotiate, amend and modify all terms of the mortgage.
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property, if any. To the best knowledge and belief of the undersigned, the party (or parties) in possession of the subject property is (are): Curtis L. Smith and Annie L. Smith or tenant or tenants.
(2) to final confirmation and audit of the status of the loan with the holder of the security deed. Bayview Loan Servicing, LLC as Attorney in Fact for Timothy L. Winder
McCall Raymer, LLC 1544 Old Alabama Road Roswell, Georgia 30076 www.foreclosurehotline.net EXHIBIT A: All that tract or parcel of land lying and being in Land Lot 580 of the 13th District, 1 st Section, Lumpkin County, Georgia, being Lot 2 of Byrd Stephens Subdivision, as per plat recorded in Plat Book 20, Page 173, Lumpkin County, Georgia Records, which plat is incorporated herein and made a part hereof by reference for a more detailed description. Together with a 25-foot easement for ingress an egress as shown on that certain survey for Robert J. Garnsey by Precision Land Services dated May 30, 1996. MR/krc1 11/4/14 Our file no. .5556312FT1
PROPERTY TWELVE: one International Armor Corp. Body Armor IIIA, Serial #4091
OF LUMPKIN COUNTY
Bank of America is the entity or individual designated who shall have full authority to negotiate, amend and modify all terms of the mortgage. Bank of America Home Loan Assistance Dept. 7105 Corporate Drive Plano, TX 75024 (800) 846-222 Note, however, that such entity or individual is not required by law to negotiate, amend or modify the terms of the loan.
Said property will be sold subject to: (a) any outstanding ad valorem taxes (including taxes which are a lien, but not yet due and payable), (b) unpaid water or sewage bills that constitute a lien against the property whether due and payable or not yet due and payable and which may not be of record, (c) the right of redemption of any taxing authority, (d) any matters which might be disclosed by an accurate survey and inspection of the property, and (e) any assessments, liens, encumbrances, zoning ordinances, restrictions, covenants, and matters of record superior to the Security Deed first set out above. The sale will be conducted subject to (1) confirmation that the sale is not prohibited under the U.S. Bankruptcy Code; and (2) final confirmation and audit of the status of the loan with the holder of the Security Deed. Pursuant to O.C.G.A. Section 9-13-172.1, which allows for certain procedures regarding the rescission of judicial and non-judicial sales in the State of Georgia, the Deed Under Power and other foreclosure documents may not be provided until final confirmation and audit of the status of loan as provided immediately above. BANK OF AMERICA, N.A. AS AGENT AND ATTORNEY IN FACT FOR Annie L. Smith and Curtis L. Smith Aldridge Connors, LLP, 15 Piedmont Center, 3575 Piedmont Road, N.E., Suite 500, Atlanta, Georgia 30305, (404) 994-7400. 1016-667498913A THIS LAW FIRM MAY BE ACTING AS A DEBT COLLECTOR ATTEMPTING TO COLLECT A DEBT. ANY INFORMATION OBTAINED WILL BE USED FOR THAT PURPROSE. 1016667498913A 4C-10/08, 10/15, 10/22, 10/29/14 gpn11 Winder NOTICE OF SALE UNDER POWER GEORGIA, LUMPKIN COUNTY THIS IS AN ATTEMPT TO COLLECT A DEBT. ANY INFORMATION OBTAINED WILL BE USED FOR THAT PURPOSE. Under and by virtue of the Power of Sale contained in a Security Deed given by Timothy L. Winder to Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems Inc., solely as nominee for Franklin Bank, SSB its successors and assigns, dated February 27, 2007, recorded in Deed Book 1032, Page 491, Lumpkin County, Georgia Records, as last transferred to Bayview Loan Servicing, LLC by assignment recorded in Deed Book 1262, Page 19, Lumpkin County, Georgia Records, conveying the afterdescribed property to secure a Note in the original principal amount of FIVE HUNDRED THIRTY THOUSAND AND 0/100 DOLLARS ($530,000.00), with interest thereon as set forth therein, there will be sold at public outcry to the highest bidder for ash before the courthouse door of Lumpkin County, Georgia, or at such place as may be lawfully designated as an alternative, within the legal hours of sale on the first Tuesday in November, 2014, the following described property: SEE EXHIBIT A ATTACHED HERE TO AND MADE A PART HEREOF. The debit secured by said Security Deed has been and is hereby declared due because of, among other possible events of default, failure to pay the indebtedness as and when due and in the manner provided in the Note and Security Deed. The debt remaining in default, this sale will be made for the purpose of paying the same and all expenses of this sale, as provided in Security Deed an by law, including attorneys fees (notice of intent to collect attorneys fees having been given). Said property will be sold subject to any outstanding ad valorem taxes (including taxes which are a lien, but not yet due and payable), any matters which might be disclosed by an accurate survey and inspection of the property, any assessments, liens, encumbrances, zoning ordinances, restriction, covenants, and matters of record superior to the Security Deed first set out above.
4P 10/08, 10/15, 10/22, 10/29/14 gpn11 NOTICE OF FORECLOSURE OF RIGHT TO REDDEM LUMPKIN COUNTY, GEORGIA TO: WIBURN T. WATKINS RACHEL PRUITT, IN HER OFFICIAL CAPACITY AS LUMPKIN COUNTY TAX COMMISSIONER OCCUPANT OF 2525 DAMASCUS CHURCH ROAD, DAHLONEGA, GA 30564 AND ALL PERSONS KNOWN AND UNKNOWN HAVING RECORD IN LUMPKIN COUNTY ANY RIGHT, TITLE, INTEREST IN OR LIEN UPON 2525 DAMASCUS CHURCH ROAD. RE: FORECLOSURE OF EQUITY OF REDEMPTION FOR SHERIFFS TAX DEED (REF. O.C.G.A.48-4-5 AND 48-4-46) Take notice that: The right to redeem the following described property, to wit: All and only that parcel of land designated as Tax parcel 104-050, In Land Lots 96 & 97 of the 4th District, and /or Land Lot 105 of the 1st District, Lumpkin county, Georgia, being 2.07 acres, more or less, shown in Plat Book 16, Page 169, the description there in being incorporated herein by reference, described in Deed Book K17, Page 182, known as 2525 Damascus Church Road. Will expire and be forever foreclosed and barred as of five o'clock (5:00 PM) on and after November 29, 2014. The Sheriffs Tax Deed to which this notice relates is dated August 6, 2013 and recorded in the Office of the Clerk of Superior Court of Lumpkin County, Georgia in Deed Book 1258, Page 463. The property may be redeemed on or before the time and date stated above by payment of the redemption price as fixed and provided by law to the undersigned at the following address: CAROLINE HESTER & DON HESTER c/o CHAD KNOTT, Esq. THE LAW OFFICES OF CHAD KNOTT, LLC 670 East Kytle Street Cleveland, Georgia 30528 706-219-3227 Please be governed accordingly.
FROM THE OFFICE OF THE DISTRICT ATTORNEY JEFFREY LANGLEY DISTRICT ATTONREY NOTICE OF SEIZURE OF PERSONAL PROPERTY VALUED AT LESS THAN $25,000.00 Pursuant to O.C.G.A. 16-13-49(n), any party claiming an interest in the following property is hereby notified that on the 16th day of August, 2014, said property was seized by the undersigned agency in Lumpkin County, Georgia. Property Seized: PROPERTY ONE: one Remington Speed Master .22 caliber firearm, Serial #A1757030 PROPERTY TWO: one Ithica Lever Action .410 caliber firearm, Serial #660250356 PROPERTY THREE: one Romanian Wasr AK 47 with thirteen magazines 7.62 x 39 mm, Serial #3704 PROPERTY FOUR: one Bushmaster XM-15 5.56x45mm Rifle and fourteen magazines, Serial #BFI455367
Bayview Loan Servicing, LLC is the holder of the Security Deed to the property in accordance with OCGA 4414-162.2. The entity that has full authority to negotiate, amend, and modify all terms of the mortgage with the debtor is: Bayview Loan Servicing, LLC, 4425 Ponce De Leon Blvd. 5th Floor, Coral Gables, FL 33146 954590-7631. To the best knowledge and belief of the undersigned, the party in possession of the property is Timothy L. Winder or a tenant or tenants and said property is more commonly known as 242 Sosebee Drive, Dahlonega, Georgia 30533. The sale will be conducted subject (1) to confirmation that the sale is not prohibited under the U.S. Bankruptcy Code and (2) to final confirmation and audit of the status of the loan with the holder of the security deed. Bayview Loan Servicing, LLC as Attorney in Fact for Timothy L. Winder
PROPERTY FIVE: one Glock model 17 9mm with six magazines, Serial #NLH713
McCall Raymer, LLC 1544 Old Alabama Road Roswell, Georgia 30076 www.foreclosurehotline.net EXHIBIT A: All that tract or parcel of land lying and being in Land Lot 580 of the 13th District, 1 st Section, Lumpkin
PROPERTY TWELVE: one International Armor Corp. Body Armor IIIA, Serial #4091
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PROPERTY ELEVEN: one Sight Mark Ghost Hunter Night vision Riflescope, Serial #30603449
PROPERTY THIRTEEN: one International Armor Corp. Hard Armor Panel, Serial #A549477 Conduct giving rise to said seizure: Said property was found in the possession of Nicholas Lovero, and was found in close proximity to a quantity of Marijuana, Oxycodone, Alprazolam, Methadone, and Morphine, prohibited substances, and was, directly or indirectly, used or intended for use to facilitate the possession of Marijuana with the Intent to Distribute, Felony Possession of Marijuana, Possession of a Schedule IV Controlled Substance with the Intent to Distribute (Alprazolam), Possession of a Schedule II Controlled Substance with the Intent to Distribute (Oxycodone), Possession of a Schedule II Controlled Substance with the Intent to Distribute (Methadone), Possession of a Schedule II Controlled Substance with the Intent to Distribute (Morphine), said location being in Lumpkin County, Georgia. The owners(s) of said property is 9are) purported to be: Nicholas Lovero 4700 Eucalyptus Way Flowery Branch, Georgia 30542 Any party claiming an interest in said property is hereby further notified that you must file any claim in accordance with O.C.G.A. 16-13-49(n) within 30 days of the second publication of this Notice of Seizure in The Dahlonega Nugget, the legal organ and a newspaper of general circulation in Lumpkin County by serving said claim to the undersigned seizing agency and the District Attorney by certified mail, return receipt requested. The 6th day of October, 2014 Jeffrey Langley District Attorneys By: Kevin Mitchell Assistant District Attorney Enotah Judicial Circuit Lumpkin County Courthouse 325 Riley Rd. Dahlonega, Georgia 30533 SEIZING AGENCY: Lumpkin County Sheriffs Office Steve Hemphill 385 E. Main St. Dahlonega, Georgia 30533 (706) 348-7410
gpn13 REQUEST FOR VARIANCE FROM THE SUBDIVISION REQUIREMENTS OF LUMPKIN COUNTY Dolores Rider and Coralyn Walker are requesting a variance to the subdivision requirements to construct a 9 lot Class 2 Subdivision for family members located on Leon Walker Rd. This request will be heard by the Lumpkin County Planning Commission on November 10th, 2014 at 6:00 PM at the Lumpkin County Administration Building located at 99 Courthouse Hill. Please enter building through the back door. 2C 10/29, 11/05/14
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PROPERTY SIX: one Springfield XDS Pistol with three magazines, Serial #X5535215 PROPERTY SEVEN: 550 rounds of ammo, .22 caliber PROPERTY EIGHT: one box of .410 ammo PROPERTY NINE: 1020 rounds of ammo, 5.56x45 caliber PROPERTY TEN: ammo can containing miscellaneous ammo, .22 cali PROPERTY ELEVEN: one Sight Mark Ghost Hunter Night vision Riflescope, Serial #30603449
PROPERTY THIRTEEN: one International Armor Corp. Hard Armor Panel, Serial #A549477
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gpn15 Justus IN THE SUPERIOR COURT OF LUMPKIN COUNTY STATE OF GEORGIA Please take Notice that on the 24th day of October, 2014, Betty Teresa Justus Warren filed a Petition for Change of Name in the Superior Court of Lumpkin County, Georgia, seeing a name change from Betty Teresa Justus Warren to Teresa AnnaLisette Justus. Any interested or affected party has the right to appear and file objections. At the expiration of thirty (30) days from the filing of the Petition, upon proof of publication, and if no objection if filed, the Court shall proceed to hear and determine all matters raised by said Petition. 4C 10/29, 11/05, 11/12, 11/19/14 gpn15 Brown IN THE SUPERIOR COURT OF LUMPKIN COUNTY STATE OF GEORGIA Notice is hereby given that JOHNNIE LEE BROWN, the undersigned, filed a petition to the Superior Court of Lumpkin County, Georgia, on the 22nd day of October, 2014, praying for a name change of the petitioner from JOHNNIE LEE BROWN TO JOHNNY LEE BROWN.
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Notice is hereby given pursuant to law to any interested or affected party to appear in said Court and to file objections to such name change. Objections must be filed with said Court within 30 days of the filing of said notice. This 22nd day of October 2014. Rita Harkins Clerk of Superior Court Lumpkin County, Georgia Civil Action File No: 14-CV-496-SG (4P - 10/29,11/05, 11/12, 11/19/14)
Notice is hereby given that JOHNNIE LEE BROWN, the undersigned, filed a petition to the Superior Court of Lumpkin County, Georgia, on the 22nd day of October, 2014, praying for a name change of the petitioner from JOHNNIE LEE BROWN TO JOHNNY LEE BROWN. Notice is hereby given pursuant to law to any interested or affected party to appear in said Court and to file objections to such name change. Objections must be filed with said Court within 30 days of the filing of said notice. This 22nd day of October 2014. Rita Harkins Clerk of Superior Court Lumpkin County, Georgia Civil Action File No: 14-CV-496-SG (4P - 10/29,11/05, 11/12, 11/19/14) gpn15 Kennedy IN THE SUPERIOR COURT OF LUMPKIN COUNTY STATE OF GEORGIA
Notice is hereby given that LAUREN KENNEDY, the undersigned, filed a petition to the Superior Court of Lumpkin County, Georgia, on the 2nd day of October, 2014, praying for a name change of the petitioner to TREY KENNEDY. Notice is hereby given pursuant to law to any interested or affected party to appear in said Court and to file objections to such name change. Objections must be filed with said Court within 30 days of the filing of said notice. This 2nd day of October 2014. Rita Harkins Clerk of Superior Court Lumpkin County, Georgia Civil Action File No: 14-CV-496-SG (4P - 10/08,10/15, 10/22, 10/29/14)
gpn17 Millies Mini Storage 28 Millies Place Dahlonega, GA 30533
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terested parties are hereby notified to show cause why said petition should not be granted. All objections to the petition must be in writing, setting forth the grounds of any such objections, and must be filed with the court on or before November 10, 2014. All pleadings/objections must be signed under oath before a notary public or before a probate court clerk, and filing fees must be tendered with your pleadings/objections, unless you qualify to file as an indigent party. Contact probate court personnel at the following address/telephone number for the require amount of filing fees. If any objections are filing, a hearing will be scheduled at a later date. If no objections are filed, the petition may be granted with a hearing. Michael A. Chastain Probate Judge by:Shelley Wilson Probate Clerk 325 Riley Road,Room-122 Dahlonega,Georgia 30533 706-864-3847 gpn18 Dashner PETITION FOR LETTERS OF ADMIINSTRATION NOTICE LUMPKIN COUNTY, GEORGIA TO: The unknown heirs of the estate of Gerald Francis Sheridan. Judith T. Dashner has petitioned to be appointed Administrator(s) of the estate of Gerald Francis Sheridan, deceased, of said County. All interested parties are hereby notified to show cause why said petition should not be granted. All objections to the petition must be in writing, setting forth the grounds of any such objections, and must be filed with the court on or before November 3, 2014. All pleadings/objections must be signed under oath before a notary public or before a probate court clerk, and filing fees must be tendered with our pleadings/objections, unless you qualify to file as an indigent party. Contact probate court personnel at the following address/telephone number for the required amount of filing fees. If any objections are filed, a hearing will be scheduled at a later date. If no objections are filed, the petition may be granted without a hearing.
Kim Cooley – Unit C15 Nora Hill – Units B8 & B11 Daine Moore – Bunits C28 & C29
Michael A. Chastain Probate Judge by Shelley Wilson Probate Clerk 325 Riley Road, Room-122 Dahlonega, Georgia 30533 706-864-3847
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gpn18 Whelchel ORDER FOR SERVICE TO: All the legal heirs of the estate of Zane Grey Whelchel, including but not limited to Linda Blair, Lonnie Lee Melancon, Sybil Brown, Stacy Brown, Matt Brown, Beth Brown, and the children of Charles L. Stowers, Jr. This is to notify you to file objection, if there is any, to the about referenced petition, in this Court on or before November 24, 2014. BE NOTIFIED FURTHER: All objections to the petition must be in writing, setting forth the grounds of any such objections. All pleadings/objections must be signed before a notary public or before a probate court clerk, and filing fees must be tendered with your pleadings/objections, unless you qualify to file as an indigent party. Contact probate court personnel at the following address/telephone number for the required amount of filing fees. If any objections are filed, a hearing will be scheduled at a later date. If not objections are filed, the petition my be granted without a hearing. Michael A. Chastain Judge of the Probate Court By: Shelley Wilson Clerk/Deputy Clerk of the Probate Court 325 Riley Road, Room 122 Dahlonega, Georgia 30533 706-864-3847 4P 10/29, 11/05/, 11/12, 11/19/14
gpn07 Waters PETITION FOR LETTERS OF ADMINISTRATION NOTICE LUMPKIN COUNTY, GEORGIA Linda Sue Waters has petitioned to be appointed Administrators(s) of the estate of Anthony Loraine Waters, deceased of said County. (The Petitioner has also applied for waiver of bond and/or grant of certain powers contained in O.C.G.A. 53-12-261.) All interested parties are hereby notified to show cause why said petition should not be granted. All objections to the petition must be in writing, setting forth the grounds of any such objections, and must be filed with the court on or before November 17, 2014. All pleadings/objections must be signed under oath before a notary public or before a probate court clerk, and filing fees must be tendered with our pleadings/objections, unless you qualify to file as an indigent party. Contact probate court personnel at the following address/telephone number for the required amount of filing fees. If any objections are filed, a hearing will be scheduled at a later date. If not objections are filed, the petition may be granted without a hearing. Michael A. Chastain Judge of the Probate Court By: Shelley Wilson Clerk/Deputy Clerk of the Probate Court 325 Riley Road, Room 122 Dahlonega, Georgia 30533 706-864-3847
gpn18 Gearin PETITION FOR LETTERS OF ADMINISTRATION NOTICE LUMPKIN, COUNTY GEORGIA Jeffrey K. Gearin has petitioned to be appointed Administrator(s) of the estate of Kenneth Homer Gearin, deceased, of said County. (The Petitioner has also applied for a waiver of bond and/or grant of certain powers contained in O.C.G.A. 53-12-261.) All interested parties are hereby notified to show cause why said petition should not be granted. All objections to the petition must be in writing, setting forth the grounds of any such objections, and must be filed with the court on or before November 10, 2014. All pleadings/objections must be signed under oath before a notary public or before a probate court clerk, and filing fees must be tendered with your pleadings/objections, unless you qualify to file as an indigent party. Contact probate court personnel at the following address/telephone number for the require amount of filing fees. If any objections are filing, a hearing will be scheduled at a later date. If no objections are filed, the petition may be granted with a hearing.
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CATERING WORKER Applicant must be able to complete event set up and tear down, build strong client relationships, adhere to strict food safety policies, and must have excellent customer service skills. Please apply in person at the UNG Dining Hall 404 Georgia Circle, Dahlonega GA 30597
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Page 10B, The Dahlonega Nugget, Dahlonega, Ga., October 29, 2014 2/3-Bedroom Mobile Homes Oak Grove Mountain Village Background check. $500./mo. Up. 706-300-0920 2bd/1ba On Highway 60, Near 400. 7 Miles from Dahlonega Square. 706-974-5781 2bd/2ba Double-Wide. Near Longbranch School. $675/month Plus deposit 706265-9206 3Br/2Ba, water included, carport, storage shed on wooded lot, available November 1st, close to 400. $650/month plus deposit. 706-973-9217 Lumpkin Cty, nice 2BR/1BA on wooded acre. 706-265-2729
Office building for sale or lease 3948+/- sq.ft. large rooms break room large storage on lower level $2,400/mo or $270,000 to purchase. Minutes to GA-400 by Chestatee Ford, Jean Ferris, 770-718-5265 Office Space 1100 square feet inside city, Very nice. 706-2655657 Office, shop, warehouse space. 2916 square feet, 2 offices, all heat and A/C. 12-foot wide by 14-foot tall drive-in door. 27ft x 108ft, $1,300/mo., $1,000 deposit. On Lumpkin County Parkway. Jean Ferris, 770-718-5265
Brand New! Custom Ranch, 3 bedroom, 2 large bath, on over a half acre in a swim/tennis community. Stainless appliances, fireplace, cathedral ceiling in main area. Tile, carpet and wood flooring in all the right places. Large laundry, covered patio and an unfinshed bonus room over the extra large garage. Call 706-216-8912 or 770-312-7164
ESTABLISHED BUSINESS FOR SALE Downtown Dahlonega food service business for sale. Entire contents and inventory included. $50,000. Call 706-864-1339 and leave message. Great opportunity!
Charming 2/1 Country Cottage, completely remodeled on private one acre lot, all electric, well water, close to town and GA400. $79,900, possible owner financing with 10% down. Call Jim 706-974-0115
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2,300 sq.ft. building, former doctor's office, near hospital. 706-265-5657. Business property for Lease 2016 sq.ft. Office with 1932 sq.ft. Basement. $2,400/month. Lumpkin County Parkway, Dahlonega. Jean Ferris, 770718-5265
2Bedroom/2Bath home on 4 ¼ acre with appx. 200 feet Chestatee River frontage. Covered picnic area, decks on river and large metal barn. $299,000. By owner 404-384-1310 Cute 3Br/2Ba, Private acre. Basement, 3 miles from town. 706-344-7111
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MOBILE HOME LOTS Sherwood Forest on Claude Parks Rd, 1.5 Acre, Graded, County Water, Power, Paved Driveway, and Septic Tank. Owner Financing Available. Only $500 Down Payment. Mariah Construction, LLP. 706227-4663
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A special publication of Once again, readers of The Dahlonega Nugget have made their picks. This week we are proud to announce the winners of the 8th Annual Best of Lumpkin County voting. Join us in honoring these individuals and businesses in our community.
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If you ask Principal Jennifer Moss why LCES was voted Best School in Lumpkin County, she is quick to tell you, “’Cause we’re the best!” There are several things that make the school special, she said. “Not that test scores are the most important, but we have wonderful test scores,” she said. “We were ranked in the 94th percentile in the state on the CCRPI test.” That, she said, can be credited to LCES’s teachers. They are something else that makes the school special. “Our teachers teach their hearts out. We have a handson approach to learning here. We don’t give up on a child. We try multiple teaching strategies to help our students learn and succeed. There’s a saying—‘Once a
child is in my classroom they are always a child of mine.’ I think that’s how our teachers see it. They’re our children.” The PFO (Parent/Faculty Organization) adds another reason LCES can claim the Best School award this year. “They are a great group of parents who help us in multiple ways—from hosting fun activities to raising money through the Boxtops For Education drive to working with the media center to make sure each child—all 581 on them—receives a book during Read Across America,” Moss said. And lastly, she said, “We have a great group of kids here. They’re eager to learn; they’re like little sponges. It makes your day when the kids get off the bus with a big smile on their face.”
Jenna Marshall said she had “no idea” why she took top honors in the Best Teacher balloting, but “it put a smile on my face.” Marshall is in her 11th year teaching at LCES, although she has actually spent about twice as long in the school system. Marshall attended Lumpkin County schools all but one year when she was a student. “My classroom is right next door to the where I went to kinder-
garten,” she explained. Marshall teaches 1st grade. She loves seeing the growth that takes place during that ﬁrst year, she said. “They start out in ﬁrst grade as kindergarteners and leave as 2nd graders. They learn so much,” she said, “reading, spelling, phonics ... plus organization, routines, how to take tests. So many ﬁrsts.” Marshall’s favorite part of teaching is “when a student ﬁnally gets a concept—that ‘ah-ha’ moment. And
the smile they get when they get a 100 on a spelling test, or understand a concept in an AR (Accelerated Reader) book.” Vying for ﬁrst place with those special moments for her students is the camaraderie with the other teachers at LCES. “This is like family,” she said. Marshall’s least favorite part of teaching? “There’s not enough time in the day to teach everything.”
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7th year in a row!
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The best principal in the county is Jennifer Moss, who is in her ﬁrst year as principal of LCES. Moss spent the previous two years as assistant principal. Prior to that, she was a teacher for 13 years. She taught 1st, 3rd and the academic computer lab for grades K-5. “I always wanted to teach. I loved playing school as a child,” Moss said. Making the switch from teaching to administration wasn’t something Moss set out to do, she said. “It was just one of those things. The opportunity came about and it just felt right.” She loves her job, she said. “I could’t ask for
a better team to lead, plus the students are magniﬁcent. I don’t see myself as an administrator. I see myself as a team captain—a team of students, parents and teachers.” Moss said she has no idea why she was chosen as the best principal. “I hope it’s because people can see how much I care for this school and care
for the children of the school,” she said. “I have a heart and passion to see this school be successful—the teachers able to teach and being encouraging and a cheerleader for the kids. “The mission of the school is to lead children to success. I want to see our students reach that. Education is so important.”
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We’re honored that you voted us:
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...to our great crew and to everyone who voted us
BEST TOWING SERVICE The Steve Davis Towing Service crew, from left to right:
Ricky Davis, Larry Beck, Hannah Davis and Steve Davis
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Specializing in Dahlonega & the Surrounding Areas
STEVE DAVIS TOWING SERVICE BO2014-117314
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LUMPKIN Brad Massey
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If you ﬁnd yourself in need of emergency medical help, Brad Massey is the man to have on the scene. Massey was chosen Best EMT by voters in The Nugget’s Best of Lumpkin County survey. Massey has been on the Lumpkin County Emergency Services team for a year and a half, but was a volunteer ﬁreﬁghter before becoming an EMT. One of the best things about the job is that every time a call
Dr. Donna Whitﬁeld
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comes in, it’s something different, Massey said. But there is something even more important that keeps him on the job. “It’s long hours and hard work, and it’s not the income— it’s the outcome. It’s being there at people’s worst moments and being able to help. “There have been a couple of times I felt I probably saved someone’s life. It’s satisfying knowing you have the knowledge and the skills to do that.”
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THANK YOU! Thank you, Lumpkin County, for voting us
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W e are so grateful and excited to hold the titles for the Best Non-Proﬁt and Best Thrift Store for our Southern Finds Thrift Store! With gratitude, The NOA and Southern Finds staff, board & clients we serve NOA provides emergency shelter and support services for victims of domestic violence and their children.
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BEST BODY SHOP for the 5th year in a row!
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When there’s smoke and ﬁre in Lumpkin County, there’s also Dan Witcher. The hardworking emergency responder was voted Best Fireﬁghter by the readers of The Nugget’s Best of Lumpkin County poll. This is the second win for the Battalion Chief who said his favorite part about working in Dahlonega is that he’s helping out his hometown.
“I like that I get to serve the community that I grew up in,” he said. Witcher said he’s glad to be able to put his 14 years of emergency service experience to use in Dahlonega. “One of the other reasons I like to work in Lumpkin County is the variety of calls we see,” he said. “As far as wrecks, medical calls and ﬁres. There’s no telling who you’ll help every day.”
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Donna Minnich, Agent
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THANK YOU TO OUR LOYAL CUSTOMERS FOR VOTING UNITED COMMUNITY BANK AS THE BEST BANK IN THE 2014 DAHLONEGA NUGGET READER’S CHOICE AWARDS FOR THE EIGHTH YEAR IN A ROW AND SUZANNE SATTERFIELD AS THE FRIENDLIEST TELLER.
Our bankers are dedicated to providing the best customer service. We are humbled that our community has recognized us for this commitment. It is our privilege to serve Dahlonega and all of Lumpkin County, and we look forward to continuing to be your hometown bank in 2015. SUZANNE SATTERFIELD
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u When DJ Rowatt isn’t playing music he is studying to be a physical education teacher and coach, or even catching a hockey game in Gwinnett. The 20-year-old musician, who is originally from Canada, said he has played a variety of country music for years, and picked up a guitar at age 7. Rowatt was voted the Best Musical Artist in The Nugget’s 2014 Best of Lumpkin County contest. “It is incredible,” Rowatt said, “I was
BEST ARTIST (NON-MUSIC) Lawson has lived in Dahlonega since 1957 when he arrived on assignment at Camp Frank D. Merrill. He’s never wanted to leave. “I got here and fell into this paradise,” he said with a grin. Lawson is an “artist of the people” who is glad to work with anyone searching for new and interesting art. Lawson’s work can be viewed at his home studio, 28 Williams Lane (call him at 706-867-6359 or 706-429-6844 for directions), or Applewood Gallery, 582 North Grove Street, Suite A next to Moore’s Hardware.
completely surprised.” He began with old country styles of artists like Hank Williams and Merle Haggard and has since moved on to the new country sound characterized by such musicians as Luke Bryan and Jason Aldean. As a multi-instrumentalist (Rowatt also plays bass guitar and drums), he said he can save some money in the recording studio when laying down tracks. In fact, he just returned from Nashville
where he was taking time to record some of his original songs. Rowatt, who is a sophomore at the University of North Georgia, plays a mix of cov-
er songs and originals and has even been working with local songwriters. He has tested the musical waters of Dahlonega with a few
appearances at open mic night at the Crimson Moon and is looking forward to playing more shows in the area.
Sheriﬀ Stacy Jarrard
The whole world is a canvas for Bill Lawson. Literally. He’s painted on everything from Dahlonega buildings to Dahlonega buses. That variety is one of the favorite parts of the job for the man who’s been voted Best Artist by the readers of the Best of Lumpkin County poll. But when it comes to creating, Lawson plans not to plan. Instead he just lets his brush do the work. “It all comes out of my subconscious mind,” he said. “That’s the secret of it all. To be able to pull it out of your mind and put it down.”
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BEST LAW ENFORCEMENT OFFICIAL u BEST ELECTED OFFICIAL After successfully kicking cancer to the curb, Sheriff Stacy Jarrard has plenty to be thankful for in 2014. “I thank the Lord of everything he’s done for me,” he said. “And I’m just thankful for the opportunity to be here.” And while battling a rare blood disease can sure put the little things in life in perspective, he said he’s no less appreciative to be voted the Best Elected Ofﬁcial and Best Law Enforcement Ofﬁcial
in The Nugget’s Best of Lumpkin County poll. “It’s a blessing and an honor,” he said. Jarrard said the awards mean a lot to him because they are readerdriven. And he realizes he’s been elected to a position that has the potential to anger portions of the public from time to time. “It means something to me to know that I can balance treating people with respect and trying to do what we do,” he said. “I just try to walk the line
and be there for everyone and hope the people will respond.” Jarrard is a 15-time award winner in the Best of Lumpkin County poll, totaling seven years for Elected Ofﬁcial and eight for Law Enforcement Ofﬁcial. He has been in law enforcement for 26 years. “It’s just an honor to have grown up here as a child and have dreams of being sheriff someday and realizing those dreams,” he said.
Congratulations! Donna Whitfield, MD – Voted Best Doctor in Dahlonega Amy Hooker, LPN – Voted Best Nurse in Dahlonega!
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After more than a decade in Dahlonega, Sears Hometown Store is still keeping customers satisfied. The business was named
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If there is something we do not carry in the store, we can order it from our warehouse, including parts for many items no matter how old. If you need a new roof or central A/C or heat system, let us know. Please stop in the store and look around at what is new in appliances and lawn and garden. If you hold a Sears credit card there are usually extra discounts or interest free financing available. We also offer Leasing for customers looking for another way to purchase. With local support we can continue to deliver the products Dahlonega and Lumpkin County residents are looking for and need.
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