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.
Legislators representing Dawson County will speak Thursday during the local chamber of commerce monthly luncheon at Peach Brandy Cottage.
Saturday's public safety basketball tournament at Dawson County High School was more about helping a "brother in blue" than the number of baskets scored. "It was a good time. I'm so appreciative of everyone who came out in support," said Dawson County Sheriff's Capt. Ray Goodie.
Volunteers are needed to help clean downtown Dawsonville in anticipation of the 46th annual Mountain Moonshine Festival.
A local community banker was recently recognized for his three-decade career in the industry. Mike Underwood, executive vice president at First Citizens Bank of Georgia, on Thursday received a lifetime service award from the Community Bankers Association of Georgia. The organization pays tribute to bankers who have marked a significant milestone in the banking industry.
County commissioners voted last week to officially close two roads that were impacted by summer flooding until a time when funds are available to make repairs. In separate unanimous actions, commissioners agreed that it would better serve the county to close Etowah River Road and Hubbardsville Circle than to legally abandon the two.