Jerry Gibson, 69, of Dawsonville, died Jan. 10, 2015.
Evelyn Bennett Gazaway Parker, 90, of Gainesville, formerly of Dawson County, died Jan. 10, 2015.
Edna Grace McBrayer Wheeler, 91, of Cumming, died Jan. 7, 2015.
Dorothy Jean Smith, 70, of Cumming, died Jan. 6, 2015.
Dennis Gibson, 64, of Cumming, died Jan. 9, 2015.
Carl Hyrns, 79, of Dawsonville, died Jan. 5, 2015.
Barbara Ann Waters Gee, 62, of Lawrenceville, died Jan. 6, 2015.
Dawson County High School Athletic Director Grady Turner confirmed on Wednesday that longtime football coach Jeff Lee will not be returning to lead the Tigers next season.
When I was growing up, my parents instilled in me the importance of a good education. They both graduated from high school, but did not attend college.
Dear Cameron Charles Yarbrough:
Robert S.E. Morrow, 86, of Cumming, died Dec. 29, 2014.
Steven "Steve" Lewis, 48, of Dawsonville, died Dec. 31, 2014.
Danny P. Kirk Jr., 38, of Dahlonega, died Dec. 30, 2014.
Patsy A. Echols, 64, of Cumming, died Dec. 29, 2014.
Bobby Darryl Cantrell, 51, of Dawsonville, died Jan. 1, 2015.
Dawson County's accomplishments are in the spotlight in Progress 2015.
Early March can be one of the blandest times in the landscape.
I suspect my recent silence on the subject of public education in Georgia has been deafening to some of you.
As I delete my forwarded emails, I often pick some to share in this column.
Addressing Georgia's critical transportation infrastructure need has been a priority for lawmakers under the Gold Dome throughout the 2015 legislative session.
"Mama, is it bad that I am happy?"
David Shortnacy, 75, of Forsyth County, died March 19, 2015.
Caleb Christopher Millwood, 19, of Ellijay, died March 17, 2015.
Edwin F. "Frank" Kreischer, 63, of Dawsonville, died March 22, 2015.
William "Todd" Hulsey, 44, of Dawsonville, died March 21, 2015.
Betty Heard, 80, of Cumming, died March 18, 2015.
Hazel Winifred McEachern Giddings, 95, longtime resident of Adams, Tenn., died March 16, 2015.
James G. "Greg" DeLong, 63, of Deland, Fla., died March 13, 2015.
Horace Gene Bennett, 55, of Dawsonville, died March 21, 2015.
I just finished sending out congratulatory messages across the globe to various women I have worked with through the decades.