Christopher Burt Henderson, 27, of Dahlonega, died June 21, 2010.
Ernestine Fussell Barry, 87, of Warner Robins, died June 23, 2010.
Every year the extension office receives a large number of calls from people with snake problems. Most calls are from people wanting to know if there are poisonous species of snakes in Georgia and how to control snakes in and around their home.
Jimmy Dean, the singer who became a sausage salesman, died recently.
Do you want to know how your government works? Citizens are invited to go behind the scenes of government departments during the Dawson County Citizens Academy.
Each summer county officials from across the state come together to discuss legislative issues important to county government through committee meetings organized by the Association County Commissioners of Georgia. Dawson County District Two Commissioner James Swafford is a member of the ACCG General County Government Committee and also the Revenue and Finance Committee.
Richard and Sandra Kritikos of Dawsonville announce the engagement of their daughter, Jaclyn Nicole Kritikos to Danny Lewis Shane Hall, son of Danny and Amanda Hall of Dawsonville.
1st Sgt. Michael L. Allen, U.S.M.C. retired, 56, of Dawsonville, died June 18, 2010.
William Buchanan "Buck" Chapman Jr., 23, of Dawsonville, died June 15, 2010.
Leland E. Charles, 96, of Cumming, died June 16, 2010.
David W. "Preacher" Evans, 76, of Dawsonville, died June 19, 2010.
Wilburn Perry Evans Sr., a resident of Anchorage, Alaska, died May 27, 2010.
Martha Sue Grindle, 71, of Forsyth County, died June 14, 2010.
Dianne Mabrey, 59, of Dahlonega, died June 16, 2010.
Jeanette Lurene Thompson, 83, of Commerce, died June 15, 2010.
My fellow Americans, it is with heavy heart that I announce to you today that I will not be a candidate for President of the United States in 2016.
Many years ago, when I was raising my children, our family hosted an exchange student from Finland, named Marianne.
Earth Day was first celebrated worldwide 45 years ago today. Now millions of people celebrate Earth Day around the world.
I recently received a leaf sample from a homeowner whose tree had been rapidly declining for a few months.
My earliest job was before I even started kindergarten, with my Pop teaching me how to write so I could hand write his invoices. I was paid a whole dollar a week and I am sure the weekly trips to the store for candy were included in my wages.
Rowanda "Wanda" Rouse Pruitt, 82, of Dawsonville, died April 20, 2015.
Peter "Pete" Paul Martin, 49, of Forsyth County, died April 9, 2015.
Amanda Barrett Isom, 36, of Cumming, died April 17, 2015.
Frank Elbert Dills, 79, of Forsyth County, died April 13, 2015.
Talmadge Wesley Bolton, 81, of Cumming, died April 20, 2015.
Opal Mincey Beaver, 79, of Lilburn, died April 13, 2015.
George Abee, 73, of Dawsonville, died April 17, 2015.
Spring is a beautiful time of year.
Granny cursed me once.
Sometimes we forget that there are a lot of good people on this earth doing good things. I was reminded of that by my friend, Jack Cookston, who recently had some medical issues that required him to cart around an oxygen tank wherever he went.