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Dahlonega Literary Festival set for March 8-9

By Ken Stanford Reporter
DAHLONEGA - The 10th Annual Dahlonega Literary Festival will occur March 8-9 in historic downtown Dahlonega. <br /> <br /> Click on the link below for details.<br /> <br />
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