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Louise Reeves Barron

Louise Reeves Barron, 84, of Gainesville, died June 10, 2011.

Born Jan. 12, 1927 in Lumpkin County to the late Albert and Essie Reeves, she lived a number of years in Dawson County before moving to Gainesville 40 years ago. Mrs. Barron was a homemaker and member of New Life Church.

June 15, 2011 | | OBITS


Herbert Ascot “Buddy” Lang Jr.

Herbert Ascot "Buddy" Lang Jr., 59, of Cumming, died June 7, 2011.

He was born Aug. 17, 1951 in Atlanta and was the son of the late Herbert Ascot Lang Sr. and the late Hannah Tavenier Lang.

June 15, 2011 | | OBITS


James Harold Pugh

James Harold Pugh, 87, a native and lifelong resident of Dawson County, died June 3, 2011.

Born Sept. 23, 1923 to the late Shelton and Minnie Townsend Pugh, he was the last surviving child of nine children.

June 15, 2011 | | OBITS


Tyler Kenneth Seay

Tyler Kenneth Seay, 16, of Dawsonville, died June 7, 2011.

Born June 2, 1995, Tyler was a lifelong resident of Dawson County.

June 15, 2011 | | OBITS


Driver faces charges in death

Jeremy Todd Adams, 30, faces seven charges including DUI and vehicular homicide following a May 27 car accident that killed a Dahlonega man, Georgia State Patrol officials said.

Officials said blood results are still pending but it appears Adams, who was driving a 1993 Isuzu Trooper, crossed the center line on Mill Creek Road at 12:35 p.m.

June 08, 2011 | From staff reports editor@dawsonnews.com | CRIME/COURTS


Democratic Party chair to speak to Dawson group

Mike Berlon, the new chairman of the Georgia Democratic Party, will be the featured speaker at the next meeting of the Dawson County Democrats at 6 p.m. June 16 at the Dawson County Public Library.

Mike Berlon has been involved in Democratic politics for more than three decades. During his 30 years of political engagement, he has been a candidate for office, recruited and worked with candidates in both local and statewide campaigns, sponsored many fundraisers and promoted Democratic ideals.

June 08, 2011 | From staff reports editor@dawsonnews.com | LOCAL


Grace Café serves dinner

Beginning next week, Grace Café at Grace Presbyterian Church will be serving free meals from 5 to 6:30 p.m. on Tuesdays. The program will continue throughout the summer.

The church has stopped its twice-weekly luncheon service.

June 08, 2011 | From staff reports editor@dawsonnews.com | LOCAL


Retired educators association presents, receives awards

At the May meeting of Dawson County's Retired Educators Association, President Nicky Gilleland displayed 11 certificates that the unit had been awarded at the annual state convention of retired educators. They included recognition for increase in membership, having a scrapbook of excellence, and maintaining good public relations.

The unit was also commended for providing an annual scholarship to a teacher who desires to further his/her education. The 2011 scholarship was awarded to Torina Walls, who has been working as a substitute teacher and attending Gainesville State College to obtain a degree in Early Childhood Education.

June 08, 2011 | From staff reports editor@dawsonnews.com | Education


Matthew Joshua Daniels

Matthew Joshua Daniels, 19, of Blairsville, died June 2, 2011.

Survivors include his mother and stepfather, Donna and Thomas Perry of Dahlonega; dad, Jeff Daniels of Dawsonville; father, Jason Bollenbacher of Calhoun; son, Kamren Lestat Jack Daniels of Blairsville; fiancé, Rose Payne of Blairsville; brothers, Grady Perry of Peoria, Ill., Patrick Perry of Camp Pendleton, Calif., Brad Daniels, Michael Perry, both of Dahlonega, Steve Wehner Jr. of Summerville; grandparents, Janey Queen of Douglasville, Junior Daniels, Jim and Joyce Allison, all of Dawsonville, Patricia Mitchell of Blue Ridge, Roger and Joyce Perry of Mulberry, Fla.; great-grandmothers, Martha Guthrie of Cumming, Mary ...

June 08, 2011 | | OBITS


Taylor Hammond Gazaway

Taylor Hammond Gazaway, 17, of Evans, died May 26, 2011.

Born July 29, 1993, Mr. Gazaway was a native of Forsyth County and had lived in Evans for the past 5 years.

June 08, 2011 | | OBITS


Melvin Stancil

Melvin Stancil, 83, of Cumming, died May 30, 2011.

His parents, Vandiver and Caroline Seabolt Stancil; son, Jeffery Melvin Stancil and seven brothers and sisters, preceded him in death.

June 08, 2011 | | OBITS


Carol Tardanico

Carol Tardanico, 70, of Cumming, died May 28, 2011.

She was of the Catholic faith.

June 08, 2011 | | OBITS


Timothy Lee “Tim” Whelchel

Timothy Lee "Tim" Whelchel, 47, of Cleveland, died May 26, 2011.

His grandparents, Lee and Nora Whelchel, Enoch and Mary Barrett; and his nephew, Bradley Hughes, preceded him in death.

June 08, 2011 | | OBITS


Essay winners honored by Dawson Rotary Club

The Rotary Club of Dawson County recently recognized the 2011 Laws of Life Essay Contest winners during a special awards program.

The Laws of Life program is an essay contest promoting literacy and character building, focused on high school students.

June 08, 2011 | From staff reports editor@dawsonnews.com | Education


Coping with drought

The recent rain was great, but with high temperatures we may soon be back in drought conditions. You cannot completely "drought-proof" your landscape, however, steps can be taken to help plants survive periods of limited rainfall. The most obvious way is to select and grow plants known to have a high degree of drought tolerance. There are also a number of cultural/management practices that will help conserve moisture in the soil and minimize the amount of water-demanding new growth.

First, make certain plants have a generous supply of mulch over their root system. Three to five inches of mulch ...

June 08, 2011 | By Clark Beusse For the Dawson Community News | Lifestyle Columnists


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Thomas M. “Tom” Alexander III

Thomas M. "Tom" Alexander III, of Big Canoe, died Sept. 23, 2016.

September 28, 2016 | | OBITS


Andrew Jack Dossett

Andrew Jack Dossett, 71, of Dawsonville, died Sept. 23, 2016.

September 28, 2016 | | OBITS


Clyde Leroy Hardin

Clyde Leroy Hardin, 83, of Alpharetta, died Sept. 25, 2016.

September 28, 2016 | | OBITS


Charles Clay Hulsey

Charles Clay Hulsey, 92, of Woodstock, died Sept. 24, 2016.

September 28, 2016 | | OBITS


Van Arthur Ingram

Van Arthur Ingram, 72, of Dahlonega, died Sept. 25, 2016.

September 28, 2016 | | OBITS


Pity this wireless monster, Internet unkind

Technology can be great.

September 28, 2016 | By Sudie Crouch | Lifestyle Columnists


Is this bed-wetting liberal really a right-wing redneck?

Oh, great. I have just been outed. It turns out that I am a bed-wetting liberal redneck. You were sure to find that out sooner ...

September 28, 2016 | By Dick Yarbrough | LETTERS/COLUMNS


Former teacher and coach inspired successful blood drive

In his long career as a teacher and coach in Dawsonville, the late Charles Finley inspired thousands of students, and his memory inspired a blood ...

September 28, 2016 | By Toni Holmes | LETTERS/COLUMNS


Trees for shady locations

Many homeowners ask me about recommendations for certain plants that will fit their landscape. Since many of us have wooded lots, a question I often ...

September 21, 2016 | By Clark MacAllister | LETTERS/COLUMNS


Dawson BOE Opposes Amendment 1

On Sept. 12 the Dawson County Board of Education passed a resolution opposing Amendment 1, a constitutional amendment which would create a state run school ...

September 21, 2016 | By Bette Holland | LETTERS/COLUMNS


Forgiveness is harder than it sounds

I am going to admit something not too pretty here: I have a hard time with forgiveness.

September 21, 2016 | By Sudie Crouch | Lifestyle Columnists


Mildred Crane

Mildred Crane, 85, of Dawsonville, died Sept. 16, 2016.

September 21, 2016 | | OBITS


Welker Emory Hamby

Welker Emory Hamby, 39, of Atlanta, died Sept. 14, 2016.

September 21, 2016 | | OBITS


Angelica Marie Kaminski

Angelica Marie Kaminski, 40, of Cumming, died Sept. 10, 2016.

September 21, 2016 | | OBITS


Raymond Charles Newirth Jr.

Raymond Charles Newirth Jr., 81, of Dawsonville, died Sept. 13, 2016.

September 21, 2016 | | OBITS


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