DAHLONEGA - The Lumpkin County Invest in the Future initiative is sponsoring a Bluegrass/Country Music Concert on Saturday, Feb. 16, at 7:00 at Lumpkin County High School with all funds going directly to Lumpkin County School teachers. <br />
Tickets, which will be available at the door, are $10 for adults and $5 for students. The concert will feature John Martin and the Southern Drive Band, The BS Band with Gary McCullough and group, The Buzzard Mountain Boys, and Pick & Bow Traditional Music School students.<br />
Invest in the Future is a Lumpkin County Retired Educators Association-sponsored initiative to raise funds to provide teachers with mini-grants for enrichment activities in the classroom. A number of fund-raising activities are planned and carried out by an Invest in the Future Task Force composed of retired educators, school employees, and concerned community members.
Memorial Day means the beginning of summer for many families, as well as the celebration of those who gave their lives to defend our country. Below is a list of events in the area to celebrate the Memorial Day weekend.