A suspected shoplifter was critically injured in a single-vehicle crash Sept. 25 on Dawson Forest Road after authorities say she attempted to run over a sheriff's deputy.
Film crews from the blockbuster "Hunger Games" movie franchise were in town last week filming scenes for "Mockingjay," the third segment in the popular series.
Events during the next two weekends will benefit the family of a local lawman whose mother passed away suddenly.
A legislative summit next week will give the community an opportunity to discuss educational issues facing the state.
Four people were injured Thursday afternoon in a two-vehicle wreck that shut down southbound traffic on Ga. 400 in Dawson County for nearly an hour.
Two county roads damaged by severe flooding over the summer may not be repaired and reopened. Commissioners on Thursday will be faced with the options - to close Etowah River Road and Hubbardsville Circle or legally abandon the two. While abandoning the roads, which shuts off permanent public access, would be the less expensive route in the long term because the county would no longer be responsible for its maintenance, closures would enable the county ...
Only a team from the Dawsonville Walmart can lay claim to the distinction of being smarter than a 10-year-old.
Hundreds of volunteers are expected to take part in clearing the shores of Lake Lanier on Saturday.
Movie crews are in Dawson County again this week to film scenes for "Mockingjay," the third installment in the popular "Hunger Games" franchise.
Good Shepherd Clinic announced last week plans for an expansion that will include vision and dental services.
Fall fashions took the checkered flag Saturday at the Dawson County Woman's Club's Racing Goes Glam event.
Keep Dawson County Beautiful has embarked on a new project intended to increase recycling efforts at area schools and across the community.
Golfers will hit the greens next week for the Dawson County Chamber of Commerce annual golf tournament.
For the seventh consecutive year, adults from across Dawson County hope to show they are indeed smarter than a 10-year-old.
The dramatic rescue of a hiker who fell nearly 30 feet off Cochran Falls last year earned several local first responders with awards of valor.
A downtown Dawsonville pharmacy is facing seizure by the Internal Revenue Service as a result of thousands of dollars in unpaid taxes.
Some say 100,000 visitors. Others say 150,000. Either way, the streets of Dawsonville were packed over the weekend for the 46th annual Mountain Moonshine Festival.
With groups of ghosts, goblins and ghouls on the prowl Thursday in search of treats and tricks, authorities are urging caution on area streets to keep the county's youngsters safe from harm this Halloween.
If all goes as planned, children will be running through the sprinklers at the county's new splash pad come spring.
A Dawsonville teenager indicted earlier this year for alleged sex crimes has been acquitted of all charges.
Two outlaws of Dawsonville's notorious illegal liquor trade have been named to the inaugural National Moonshiners Hall of Fame.
County commissioners last week approved a rezoning that has potential to bring a large-scale tourism development to western Dawson.
About $8,000 in designer jeans is missing from True Religion at North Georgia Premium Outlets after authorities say at least two suspects smashed through a front window of the business overnight Friday.
Improvements to Etowah River and Thompson roads at Hwy. 53 proved slightly different than plans initially outlined by transportation officials.
Keep Dawson County Beautiful last week announced the finalists in its inaugural Creative Recycling Challenge.
A German-based leader in welding and exhaust safety equipment recently bought more than 15 acres near Ga. 400 in Dawson County for its North American operations.
Parents, educators and school administrators from across northern Georgia voiced concerns ranging from the balance of funding to the controversial common core curriculum during an educational summit in Dahlonega last week.
What could have been a much worse problem for Robinson Elementary is working its way to a resolution.
A project to improve safety at a busy crossing along Hwy. 53 is nearly finished.
Local Vietnam veterans are anxiously awaiting the 46th annual Mountain Moonshine Festival where they plan to raffle off dozens of prizes to raise funds toward a high school scholarship.