Lora "Ma" Dooley, 98, of Cumming, died Wednesday, Sept. 9, 2009.
Robert Samuel "Sam" Henderson, 36, of Cleveland, Ga. (formerly of Forsyth County), died Thursday, Sept. 10, 2009.
Johnny Jackson, 56, of Dawsonville, died Thursday, Sept. 10, 2009.
Margie Saine, 71, of Dahlonega, died Friday, Sept. 11, 2009.
Dawson County bid farewell to summer Sept. 8 during the 13th annual Community Picnic at Amicalola Falls State Park.
Dawson County resident Karen Armstrong knows the importance of a solid education for the county's children, as well as the importance of parent and community involvement within the school system.
September is Library Card Sign-up Month, and Chestatee Regional Library System wants to make sure that all children in Lumpkin and Dawson counties have the smartest card of all - a library card.
Jason M. Blackwell recently graduated from the GPSTC Regional Police Academy in Athens.
A. Roll Call
Do you want to know how your government works? Residents are invited to go behind the scenes of government departments at Dawson County Citizens Academy.
The establishment process for fescue can be divided into three areas. The first, soil preparation which is generally most important; the second involves proper seeding; and the third includes care and maintenance for two to four weeks after planting.
He was a little boy about 4 years old. I don't know his name, but his face is forever etched in my mind.
Yes, I did write about expressing gratitude just a couple of weeks ago, but after the Sept. 8 Community Picnic and several other occasions, I feel the urge to do it in more detail. I am sure you can make your own (different) personal list.
Georgia's annual air quality ban on outdoor burning, mostly in the northern half of Georgia, will end at midnight on Sept. 30.
Put on your helmet, boots and best poker face Saturday to take part in the first annual KARE for Kids Motorcycle Poker Run.
The Rev. and Mrs. Braden Eugene Taylor of Birmingham, Ala., announce the engagement of their daughter, Christina Hope Taylor, to Aaron Douglas Gray. He is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Gary Douglas Gray of Birmingham, Ala.
Linda Roberts, 71, of Dawsonville, died April 18, 2014.
Sean Edward Vollrath, 19, of Cumming, died April 15, 2014.
Waymon Dee Williams, 67, of Dawsonville, died April 13, 2014.
Don Brodt, 65, of Dawsonville, died April 14, 2014.
Lisa Marie Berquist Polk, of Cumming, died April 19, 2014.
Many home gardeners and small-scale producers have a growing interest in organic production.
The Sea Island Company wants to build a group of condominiums on what many people believe to be environmentally unsound ground. Why should you care?
A diary is such a treasured, sacred little book, holding secret thoughts, the most private of details.
The 2014 legislative session was one for the history books. Two winter ice storms interrupted legislative operations for several days at a time, and the introduction of unprecedented - and controversial - bills increased the time legislators needed to properly review the supporting research, documentation and the official bill itself.
Marjorie Stowers Bishop, 96, of Dawsonville, died April 11, 2014.
Eldon O. Miller, 74, of Dawsonville, died April 9, 2014.
"Mama, can I talk to you?" Cole asked me quietly one evening.
Edith Angela Ashe Pirkle, 90, of Cumming, died April 9, 2014.
Most young Georgians have never heard of Bo Callaway, a gentleman from Georgia.