The Dawson County Historical and Genealogical Society will be opening its doors in the historic courthouse in the center of downtown for the second year in hopes to draw more interest to local history.
Each year, Dawson County High School puts on an art show to display the growing talents of its art students, and each year art teacher Chris Gore is there to lead them.
After a recent personnel shift, the Dawson County Treatment Court has named Heather Herrington as its new coordinator.
Kilough Elementary School student Macie Rahn didn't know she would have her art mailed to residents in Northeast Georgia when she drew her picture of a red bird.
Dawson County has been well-represented by its Parks and Recreation track team at the recent district and state competitions.
Dawson County High School Principal Jute Wilson has been named the sole finalist to become the next school superintendent in Lamar County.
The Kinsey Family Farm played host Saturday to diners and dancers contributing to future learning.
The 2014 American Cancer Society Relay for Life campaign culminated with fun, games and music last weekend.
While most middle schools are putting on comedies and musicals, one is departing from the norm with a stage production about a very dark time for the world.
The Dawson County Public Library will be offering a secure way to destroy confidential records today from 10 a.m. to noon.
Artists and artisans from across the North Georgia area will soon be gathered in Dawsonville for what has become a yearly tradition.
Each day, children in Dawson County are picked up by their parents or ride the bus to go home. But a small group of those students may not be heading for a home of their own.
Dawsonville was among more than 500 cities in Georgia to celebrate a weeklong event showcasing the various municipalities in the state.
The Miss Dawson County beauty pageant was held at Dawson County High School as a fundraiser for the school's band. The annual pageants include Little Miss, Tiny Miss, Wee Miss, Junior Miss and Miss Dawson County.
One Dawson County middle school student is racing to the top of public speaking.
Two teachers involved in an incident that ended with the arrest of one of the women in Gilmer County last month have both resigned from the Dawson County school system.
An 18-year-old Gainesville woman has been arrested in connection with the theft of about $6,800 from a Dawsonville retailer.
The Dawson County Board of Education is reviewing new policies that will allow employees to evaluate possession of what was once classified as "weapons" on a case-by-case basis.
Judging from the line waiting for the doors to open and the steady customer flow all day, Dawson County residents have welcomed the opening of a new Goodwill store on Ga. 400.
Students interested in taking religious education classes have a way to learn and gain graduation credit at the same time.
The Dawson County Humane Society opened its Resale Shop and Boutique last Thursday to excited patrons from around the county.
Dawson County Sheriff's investigators cracked the case of a missing dishwasher by following a blood trail that led them --eventually-- to the alleged culprit, who lives down the street.
Dawsonville's Chase Elliott joined Atlanta Motor Speedway officials at the Georgia Racing Hall of Fame last week to announce a special promotional ticket offer for the Great Clips 300 to benefit Feed the Children.
A 43-year-old Dawsonville man faces kidnapping, rape and other charges after he reportedly assaulted a woman over four days at a home in western Dawson County.
In an effort to keep kids safe and to raise awareness of a problem not often talked about, Dawson County Family Connection will be holding classes to raise awareness of child sexual abuse.
Dawsonville once had just one choice for cable and Internet service, but the choices are rapidly expanding.
In a continued effort to give Dawson County students the best education possible, the board of education has renewed its contract with a local college.
Citing a returning tax digest and economic upturn, the Dawson County Board of Education voted 4-0 during its July 7 meeting to maintain last year's millage rate of 17.246 mills.
No One Alone is seeking volunteers to help in its Dahlonega shelter.
A well-known Dawson County figure celebrated her 90th birthday Sunday afternoon surrounded by friends and family.