There wasn't a dry eye during Friday's lunch to kick off United Way for Dawson County's 2011 campaign.
State and city officials say a local poultry packaging plant likely is to blame for excessive wastewater discharge in the sewer system.
Spaces are quickly filling for the Dawson County Sheriff's Office's annual Citizens Law Enforcement Academy.
The third annual Dawson County Citizens Academy is underway and proving to be as interesting and informative as in past years.
The Dawsonville City Council voted Monday night to appoint Bonnie Warne as city clerk.
As much as $100,000 in merchandise is reportedly missing from a local outlet store following a remodeling in mid-August.
A remembrance service Friday night will pay respect to soldiers who remain missing or were once prisoners of war.
United Way for Dawson County kicks off its 2010 fundraising campaign this Friday with a Day of Caring.
On Saturday, nine years will have passed since the terrorists attacks on the United States.
Luck was on the side of the Dawson County Humane Society on Aug. 28 as volunteers collected proceeds from the inaugural Lucky Dog Casino fundraiser.
Grants, county funds and committed community involvement would be required if the Dawson County Board of Commissioners moves forward with a program to beautify portions of Ga. 400.
Site plans were submitted last week for the much anticipated Varsity Jr. on Ga. 400 in Dawson County.
Services were held Sunday for a former pastor involved in a Sept. 1 collision with a tour bus in Dawson County.
A former assistant manager of a local retail store was sentenced Friday to more than seven years in federal prison on child pornography charges.
The elderly man involved in a collision with a tour bus in Dawson County Wednesday morning has died.
Neighbors living in and around Black's Mill Place subdivision have banded together in opposition to a cell phone tower proposed for the area.
Dawsonville's Chase Elliott is set to make his Sprint Cup debut in Sunday's STP 500 at Martinsville Speedway.
Dawson County's Planning Commission approved a variance last week that could make way for a new grocery store on Ga. 400.
Days after a Dawsonville man with a shotgun held officers at bay for nearly five hours, deputies issued a new warrant for his arrest, this time for aggravated stalking.
Dawson County Commissioners last week agreed to move forward with litigation against a local innkeeper in an effort to recoup more than $30,000 in delinquent hotel/motel taxes.
A Gilmer County teen was killed in a fiery crash last week when his car ran off the road in northwestern Dawson County, hit a tree and ignited in flames.
County officials say the removal of 16 trees is part of the routine maintenance needed as workers prepare to open the campground of War Hill Park this weekend.
A vote last week by the Dawson County Board of Commissioners requires an annual audit of the local animal shelter's finances.
There was a capacity crowd at Big Canoe on March 13 to pay tribute to Winston Churchill's life, legacy and leadership.
Dawson County's Planning Commission approved a variance Tuesday that could make way for a new grocery store on Ga. 400.
The changes planned for the crossing at Ga. 400 and Hwy. 53 has the owner of a local restaurant wondering how he'll be able to stay in business without access to his main entrance.
A Gilmer County teen was killed in a fiery crash Tuesday afternoon when his car ran off the road in northwestern Dawson County, hit a tree and ignited in flames.
Commissioners are considering a measure that could reduce funding for the local animal shelter.
After a bitter cold winter that brought snow, sleet and ice to the area on multiple occasions, local families welcomed the near 80 degree temperatures that started blooming earlier this week.
The Dawson County man charged with murder in the shooting death of a local coach has entered a not guilty plea.