Margie Gibson Hamrick, 60, of Talking Rock, died Tuesday, Jan. 27, 2009.
Jackie Paul Martin, 53, of Mount Croghan, S.C., died Dec. 3, 2008.
Jeanette "Cricket" Reece, 77, of Dawsonville, died Thursday, Jan. 29, 2009.
Friday, House Resolution 1, the cornerstone legislation of this session to cap ad valorem property tax increases statewide, was scheduled to make it to the floor of the House for the first time. It didn't make it to the House floor on Friday.
Twelve-year old Anela Melton has been named to the Georgia Olympic Development Program.
Love is in the air in Dawson County.
A proposal that would eliminate state funding for school nurses worries Rebecca Rhoades.
This week, as I sat with my Senate and House colleagues through state budget hearings, I was encouraged to see a sense of cooperation emerging. Our state leaders have been advocating such cooperation since the beginning of session, as it is the only way we will solve the serious issues facing our state.
During each legislative session, some 2,000 bills are introduced by legislators.
Bertie Allene McBrayer, 88, of Forsyth County, died Saturday, Jan. 24, 2009.
Geraldine West Gravitt, 73, of Cumming, died Saturday, Jan. 24, 2009.
Mary Epps, 77, of Cumming, died Friday, Jan. 23, 2009 at Cumming Nursing Center following a period of declining health.
Raymond L. DeLong, 75, of Dahlonega, died Friday, Jan. 23, 2009.
Gladys Roland Bearden, 85, of Dawsonville, died Monday, Jan. 19, 2009.
Betty Blanche Boone Abbott, 77, of Cumming, died Tuesday, Jan. 20, 2009.
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.