Dawsonville has its first assisted living center, and it's located within walking distance of downtown.
Summer officially comes to a close Friday, when Dawson County schools start back in session that morning.
Georgia's First Lady was back in Dawson County last week to spread the word on childhood literacy.
Georgia's First Lady Sandra Deal was welcomed with open arms and ears yesterday afternoon when she came to Dawson County as part of her childhood reading initiative.
A Forsyth County teenager injured in a crash that claimed the life of his grandfather has succumbed to his injuries.
With the final week of summer on the horizon, the Dawson County Board of Education is putting the finishing touches on renovations going on in the system.
While it wasn't a new honor for County Commission Chair Mike Berg, it was the first time that his fellow commissioners and county employees got to see their chair honored with a prestigious ACCG award.
Dawson County is preparing to play host to a special guest next week.
After some citizen complaints, the Dawsonville City Council is taking into consideration an ordinance to curb firearm discharge within the city limits.
With two of its three required hearings held, the Dawson County Board of Education has announced that it will be lowering its millage rate.
Dawson County Schools Lead School Nurse Jeannie Edwards said she got quite the surprise during an annual nurses' conference in Savannah.
The Georgia Racing Hall of Fame has announced the Fast 15 semi-finalists for its 2015 class.
County Commission Chair Mike Berg gave a very bright outlook for Dawson County during his annual State of the County address last week at the chamber of commerce's monthly luncheon.
Families and friends will continue their nearly two-century tradition next week at Lumpkin Campground.
An incident authorities initially described only as a dispute has left two people dead at a home on Maple Hill Drive in downtown Dawsonville.
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While it appeared that the issue of Dawsonville's animal control had been solved, concerned Lumpkin County citizens have spoken otherwise to their county commission.
Dawson County's young scholars are getting a chance from the state to continue their education after high school.
Volunteers are needed to participate in an interactive collaboration and learn what it's like to live in poverty.
Golfers from Dawson and its neighboring counties took advantage of the weather Monday to support local business.
Two Dawson County elementary schools recently came together to compete for the title of best mother-son dodgeball team.
When most people think of dogwood trees, the first thing that comes to mind is usually our native flowering dogwood (Cornus florida). This small tree ...
A Dawson County librarian recently had the chance to "spin a good yarn" and weave some tall tales out west.
Dawson County Veterans took time last week to remember brothers-in-arms that were either captured or never returned from battle.
Despite rumors circulating that Dawson County High is on lockdown, sheriff's officials say their investigation has revealed no threat to the school.
Dawson County continues to remember those lost both during a fateful attack on America 14 years ago and in the line of duty in general.
Dawson County adult education advocates are celebrating a new round of GED graduates.
Most high school students worry about getting to class on time or dealing with that younger sibling, but 17 of Dawson County High School's ...
When Dawson County Treatment Court Coordinator Heather Herrington started working in the drug court program, north Georgia was known for one major "drug of choice."
Dawson County High School is right there with the rest of the state in regards to SAT scores.
Riverview Elementary parents and students last week had a chance to learn about Title I programs and have a little fun at the same time.
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