The Dawsonville City Council adopted its 2009/2010 budget at a special called meeting Monday.
The symptoms of pesticide poisoning are quite variable and, unfortunately, may mimic other types of illness.
In the past few days, the Eastman Kodak company announced that its Kodachrome film would be no more.
For nearly two years, Dep. Mickey Gilbertson of the Dawson County Sheriff's Office has been suffering from kidney problems and is in the process of receiving a much-need transplant.
Thomas Craig Callaway, 56, of Dahlonega, died Thursday, June 25, 2009.
Charles Rodney Cash, 46, of Dawsonville, died Friday, June 26, 2009.
Evelyn Inez Drewery Lombardo, 82, of Cumming, died June 24, 2009.
The votes are in, and the "Elite Eight" inductees for 2009 into the Georgia Racing Hall of Fame have been chosen.
Georgia Right to Life will host the North Georgia Conference from 9:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. June 27 in Dawsonville at the Church on War Hill, located off Hwy. 53 East.
A $1,000 grant from the local Wal-Mart will benefit dental health needs for children in the community without dental care.
Once again the Dawson County Extension Service will host a produce market in Dawsonville.
Twelve Kilough Elementary School students competed in the USA Jr. Olympics Saturday, June 13.
The G.L. Pete Gilleland Chambers at city hall
About 10 a.m. Friday, a suspected criminal was reportedly sighted in an abandoned house off Elliott Village Road near downtown Dawsonville.
Dawson County Family Connection's first fundraiser served up biscuits and gravy with a side of gratitude.
The 2014 Relay for Life campaign has officially begun in Dawson County.
Funding for long-sought new greenhouse complex at Dawson County High School has been approved.
Dawsonville continues to be a hotbed for NASCAR activity with the recent announcement that J.J. Yeley's race team has decided to bring its operations to town.
Mary Wenona Wallace, 93, of Cumming, died Feb. 24, 2014.
Wyatt Dennis Dwayne Pruitt, 3, of Cumming, died Feb. 25, 2014.
For the first time in more than five years, the Dawson County Board of Education foresees no impending budget cuts.
Leonard "Dock" Martin, 70, died Feb. 24, 2014.
Marty Terrell Martin, 47, of Cumming, died Feb. 25, 2014.
My scales broke.
Black's Mill Elementary is continuing its dedication to prepare students for higher learning.
The Dawson County Board of Education has taken the next step in finding a replacement for retiring Superintendent Keith Porter.
Last week consisted of an important few days, as it was the last week for bills to pass out of committees, since "Crossover Day" was on Monday.
This week, the Georgia General Assembly hit an important deadline: Crossover Day.
As predicted in this space a few weeks ago, there is compromise legislation pending in the General Assembly regarding the Common Core curriculum, the controversial program which seeks to establish consistent education standards across the country.
Frances E. Bazemore, 73, died Feb. 26, 2014.