After several decades serving on the Dawson County Board of Education, the local school system bid farewell to board member Cecil Bennett Nov. 22.
The unemployment rate for Dawson and neighboring counties in the region continues to fall.
Riverview Elementary School students got a chance earlier this month to experiment with forces of physics, chemicals and the human body.
A lifetime of hard work and determination came to fruition this weekend for one Dawson County student.
The city of Dawsonville has appointed a new city councilman to replace a seat vacated earlier this month.
Saturday's race at Homestead-Miami Raceway may not have been a career win for Chase Elliott, but the siren sounded all across Dawsonville regardless.
Third-grade students at every elementary school in Dawson County received a visit Nov. 6 from a local educational advocacy group.
Dawson County Middle School eighth-graders got a chance last week to build digital thermometers from base components. Now, they're learning to use what they created.
The Dawson County Board of Education has big hopes for what it believes will be a great boon to its students.
The Dawson County JROTC has won several awards and accolades in the past, but last weekend, the Raiders competed for a state honor.
The Chestatee Regional Library is offering library patrons a chance to do away with their fines by helping out a good cause.
The Georgia Environmental Finance Authority recently made an announcement regarding both the city of Dawsonville and a Dawson County entity.
Dawsonville welcomed new residents to the city but also bid farewell to one of its council members during a meeting Monday night.
Christmas is less than two months away and one local organization is looking for ways to help make it a happy time for everyone.
Eighth-graders at Dawson County Middle School recently had a chance to work hands-on with technology students and professors from the University of North Georgia.
The 2014-2015 Varsity Lady Tigers have done something that no team before them has managed - the longest winning streak in Dawson County High School history.
The 2015 Relay for Life season is officially under way in Dawson County.
Students from Dawson County Middle School were recently given the chance to have their writing works published for a much wider audience to see.
While it may be quite a way off, local school leaders are looking at ways to help students transition from middle to high school.
Dawson County School Superintendent Damon Gibbs gave his first address to the Dawson County Chamber of Commerce during its monthly luncheon last week.
Dawson County High School has yet another accolade to add to its list - this time in academics.
The 2015 Relay for Life campaign is getting back to Dawson County roots, according to a local organizer.
Dawson County elementary and middle school spellers are warming up and moving on to compete in this year's district spelling bee.
The Development Authority of Dawson County, in conjunction with the Next Generation Youth Clubhouse and the Dawson County School System, supported student education in computer science by participating in the Georgia Day of Code on Dec. 10.
Each year, Dawson County High School puts on its annual art show to display the works and techniques its students learn.
Each year, the Georgia Racing Hall of Fame inducts a new class into its hall of legends.
Dawson County High School senior Anela Melton on Monday signed a soccer scholarship with Brenau University.
For the third year in a row, Robinson Elementary continues its trend of selling ornaments.
With applications examined and hopefuls interviewed, this year's Hugh O'Brian Leadership Award winners have been announced.
The county's newest elected officials will be sworn into office Tuesday at the Dawson County Government Center.