UNDATED - The National Weather Service has issued a flood warning for the Etowah River near Dawsonville until futher notice. <br />
Forecasters say at 1 a.m. thursday, the state was 12.6 feet and rising quickly. Flood stage is 13 feet. Minor flooding is forecast in south Dawson County.<br />
In addition, minor flooding continues on Nicholson Road in northwest Forsyth County.<br />
Also today, forecasters have issued a high wind advisory for most of north and central Georgia until 4 p.m.<br />
Winds will come from the west at 15-25 mph with gusts up to 35 mph.<br />
Forecasters warn that winds this strong can down weakened trees and make <br />
driving difficult, especially for high profile vehicles.
More than 20 employers have signed up to participate in the North Georgia Regional Career Expo in Blairsville Tuesday. The job fair will be held from 2-6 p.m. on the Blairsville campus of North Georgia Technical College.
While much has been written about the events and people that shaped Lumpkin County's past, the Bella Lynn Collection, recently donated to the University of North Georgia (UNG), is one of few to document the places where history happened.