Rev. Amos Joshua Creel, 89, of Rome, died Tuesday Feb. 10, 2009.
Hazel Ann Burt, 80, of Sautee, died Thursday, Feb. 12, 2009.
Hazel Ross Tyson, 71, of Gainesville, and formerly of Lumpkin County, died Tuesday, Feb. 3, 2009.
George (Billy) Truitt, 72, of Forsyth County, died Monday, Feb. 2, 2009.
William J. Jackson, 79, of Dawsonville, died Sunday, Feb. 8, 2009.
Vera Parks Hulsey, 93, of Dawsonville, died Feb. 2, 2009.
Elmer I. Hill, 87, of Dawsonville, died Sunday, Feb. 1, 2009. Born in Queens County, N.Y., he lived in Dawson County since 2002 having moved from Glen Cove, N.Y. Mr. Hill was a truck driver for Texaco and retired after 32 years of service. He was a member of Bethel United Methodist Church, was a life member ...
Ineal Gravitt Heard, 84, of Cumming, died Feb. 4, 2009.
Jimmy Foster, 66, of Dahlonega, died Saturday, Feb. 7, 2009.
Lullean W. "Memaw" Finch, 72, of Dawsonville, died Tuesday, Feb. 3, 2009.
Sonia Rena Cain, 40, of Dawsonville (Forsyth County), died Wednesday, Feb. 4, 2009.
Cleve Bruce, 73, of Dawsonville, died Friday, Feb. 6, 2009.
The giving and supporting spirit of the Dawson County Wal-Mart continues, even during hard economic times.
"Georgia's property tax system is a broken relic of a bygone agrarian-based economy. It fails every test of what constitutes good tax policy. It is not transparent, it is not easy to understand, it is not fair, it is not flat and, worst of all, it does not facilitate accountability.
Consumer concerns were high on the Senate's list of priorities this week. We engaged in a spirited debate over how to finance two nuclear generators that will be built at Plant Vogtle near Augusta.
Larry Smith Sr., 67, of Dawsonville, died Nov. 26, 2013.
Dewey Ralph Smith, 64, of Blountstown, Fla., died Dec. 1, 2013.
Harold Poore, 84, of Dawsonville, died Nov. 26, 2013.
Edwin Junior Garner, 80, of Dahlonega, died Dec. 1, 2013.
Clifton Cleve Bennett Sr., 82, of Cumming, died Nov. 28, 2013.
Two art galleries in Dawson County will be on the map next week for the second annual North Georgia Art Ramble.
It was as ugly as a wart hog, but for the 11th time in the past 12 years, 38 of the past 50 and 65 out of 108, the University of Georgia, the oldest state-chartered university in the nation, located in Athens, the Classic City of the South has bested You-Know-Where Institute of Technology for the State Football Championship, 41-34.
It's December. Thanksgiving has come and gone, and Christmas songs are popping up on every radio station. This means it is time to pick a Christmas tree.
In what officials hope will become a new holiday tradition, Dawsonville will hold its first Christmas parade on Saturday.
This year, instead of waiting until the first minutes of Black Friday to begin at midnight, retailers opened their stores Thanksgiving night to give shoppers the deals they had been waiting on.
Two things always made Granny happy: Cooking and being in the hospital.
This year, instead of waiting until the first minutes of Black Friday at midnight, retailers opened their stores Thanksgiving night to give shoppers the deals they had been waiting on.
I've tried to cultivate an attitude of gratitude lately. It's not as corny as it sounds. But I had read something a while back that stated that the more we are thankful for, the more we will have to be thankful for.
During a Nov. 12 joint work session and board meeting, the Etowah Water and Sewer Authority voted on several financial matters, two of which go hand-in-hand.
In the center of Riverview Elementary School stands an intersection where the entrance meets the media center and splits into two wings for classrooms.