There used to be an outfit that tried to tell you what season you are. It had a lot to do with what color clothes are best suited to you.
My research as a member of the House Higher Education Committee and the House K-12 Education Appropriation Committee reveals that we are not alone when it comes to revenue shortfalls. Reductions impacted K-12 and higher education in Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Mississippi, North Carolina, Oklahoma and South Carolina.
Each year more than 4,000 Americans die in fires and about 20,000 are injured.
The votes are in, and the inductees into the Georgia Racing Hall of Fame class of 2009 have been chosen.
Lake Lanier is up, but don't expect it to get too much higher.
The 42nd Annual Dawsonville Mountain Moonshine Festival kicks off with a "Thunder Road Moonshine Run," a caravan consisting of about 52 moonshine-era vintage cars dating from the 1930s to the 1960s.
Thousands of visitors will soon be descending on Dawsonville to participate in one of the most popular festivals in north Georgia.
Martha Corn Grogan, 61, a native and lifelong resident of Forsyth County, died Thursday, Oct. 15, 2009.
James A. "Jimmy" Lewis, 62, of Dawsonville, died Wednesday, Oct. 14, 2009.
Lloyd Flem Vaughters, 83, of Dawsonville, died Oct. 18, 2009.
Chase Elliott and the No. 9 Aaron's Dream Machine team had a lesson in adversity during their double header weekend at Five Flags Speedway (Pensacola, Fla.) and Montgomery (Ala.) Motor Speedway.
Bill Elliott Racing's Casey Roderick exceeded even the highest expectations in his ARCA RE/MAX Series debut at Rockingham (N.C.) Speedway, during the American 200 Oct. 10.
Georgia, like so many states, is facing tough economic times right now.
There are many things I enjoy about this time of year: Cool nights, changing of the color of leaves, college football and muscadines.
As a boy of 17, I decided I wanted to be a political reporter. I didn't have time to wait, so I packed up my tape recorder and headed off to the State Capitol to begin my new career.
Verbally committing to the University of North Georgia is an exciting reality for Dawson County High School basketball player and rising senior Ashley Parker.
Dawsonville's Chase Elliott is leading the NASCAR Nationwide Series points race after claiming a third victory in his rookie season Saturday night at Chicagoland Speedway.
Families and friends will gather and time will take a step back and slow down next week at the Lumpkin Campground Campmeeting.
I had signed my child up for swimming lessons before, several years ago. The first day, he loved it, splashing around in the water, making new friends.
Thelma Stamey, 79, of Dawsonville, died July 12, 2014.
Dawson County High School rising senior Joy Lewis had her eyes set on two colleges, University of Pennsylvania and Eastern Carolina University, but it was the call from Pennsylvania offering a softball scholarship that helped her come to a decision.
Jessie Lorine Henderson, 67, and a lifelong resident of Forsyth County, died July 12, 2014.
Harold Jefferson McGehee, 78, of Smyrna, died July 10, 2014.
Wayne Painter, 72, of Dahlonega, died July 11, 2014.
Glen C. Amburn, 50, of Dawsonville, died July 9, 2014.
Gold Creek Foods, founded and headquartered in Dawsonville, acquired a forth distribution and production facility.
A team of students from a local college has ranked nationally in a skill completion.
The Rev. Henry Eugene "Gene" Cobb, 75, of Cumming, died July 1, 2014.
Ronald Griggs, 69, of Dawsonville, Forsyth County, died July 6, 2014.
Merle M. Meredith, 94, of Gainesville, Forsyth County, died July 5, 2014.