Traffic is a growing concern among some residents in Hartwell.

Hartwell traffic is on city council’s radar

Traffic is a growing concern among some residents in Hartwell, but the city may not be able to do much to tackle the big projects on its own. In a recent poll on The Hartwell Sun’s Facebook page, 84 percent of respondents who voted considered…



Jan 16, 2002 — Our Daily Bread, known as the Hailey’s Drug Store building burned for more than four hours in the early hours of the morning.

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Mead maker taps into brewery market

While some would say Dahlonega is late to the local brewery party, which has exploded in Georgia over the past few years, when the city’s first brewery opens later this spring, it’ll be the first of its kind in the state. Etowah Meadery, which opened in 2017, will be opening up Dahlonega...

A woman ahead of her time

Helen Dortch Longstreet was no stranger to controversy or fighting for the causes she believed in by the time the Georgia Railway and Power Company began work to dam Tallulah Falls in the 1910s. By that time, Longstreet had fought and won a change to state law to allow women to be state...