Beware of Phone Scams

Beware of Phone Scams If you receive a call from someone who says they are from the local Health Department and asks for personal information, do not give them any information. You should avoid answering any questions and simply hang up. Your local Health Department will not call and ask you for your personal information.

Ambulance Agreement

Ambulance Agreement The Lumpkin County Board of Commissioners is working with Northeast Georgia Health System to address a concern created by the closure of Chestatee Regional Hospital.  Chestatee has indicated that it will no longer see patients after July 26, which means that all medical emergencies requiring a higher level of care must be transported…

Rainbow Family Gathering

Rainbow Family Gathering The First Amendment to the United States Constitution prevents, among other things, curtailing freedom of speech and requires the right to peaceably assemble.  With this in mind comes the announcement from the Rainbow Family of Living Light that they have selected the Bull Mountain area of the Chattahoochee National Forest for their…

Lumpkin County Animal Control

Lumpkin County Animal Control Lumpkin County Animal Control is now under the supervision of the Lumpkin County Animal Shelter.  Lumpkin County Animal Control may be reached by dialing 706-867-7297 or by emailing animalcontrol@lumpkincounty.gov.  Lumpkin County has one Animal Control Officer, Tony Ashe.  Animal Control hours are 8:00 am – 4:30 pm, Monday through Friday.  If…

Important Change to Your Election Day Polling Place – Reminder of Consolidation

Important Change to Your Election Day Polling Place – Reminder of Consolidation REMINDER: Your Election Day Polling Place In 2016 Lumpkin County consolidated polling locations.  All Election Day voting is held at the Lumpkin County Parks and Recreation Community Center located at 365 Riley Road, Dahlonega.  Advance voting is held at the Elections Building located…