Plans to expand the Atlanta Motorsports Park were heard during a meeting last week.
Dawsonville race fans will get a chance this weekend to see their hometown driver make his Atlanta Motor Speedway debut as the Nationwide Series arrives for the Great Clips 300.
Employees got a surprise last weekend when a backpack full of bones turned up at the Dawson County waste transfer station.
After nearly two decades of work and the efforts of three teachers, Dawson County High School has a new greenhouse facility.
Etowah Water and Sewer Authority recently recognized one of its board members for a quarter-century of service.
This weekend saw another Nationwide Series race end with Dawsonville's Chase Elliott in a top-five position.
The Dawson County Board of Education voted unanimously during its Monday night meeting to approve changes to the way the school system handles two long-standing operations.
With budgets set, teachers hired and summer building projects nearing an end, schools across Dawson County eagerly opened their doors to students.
Dawsonville's Chase Elliott continues to hold onto his top points spot after his 15th top-10 finish of the season.
With school starting Thursday, parents, teachers, faculty and students are getting ready for a new school year. Forms are filled out and paperwork submitted, though not all of them concern enrollment.
Dawson County school system teachers and administrators were in full preparation mode for starting classes this week.
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.
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.
More than 1,500 schools across Georgia are setting aside time this week to celebrate drug-free students.