Jessica Kaye Cason-Hammond, 31, of Dawsonville, died Thursday, Oct. 8, 2009.
6 p.m. Thursday at city hall
Harold Stoneman, 80, of Cumming, formerly of Breckenridge, Mich., died Sept. 27, 2009.
Maurice Edwin Martin Sr., 72, of Cumming, died Sunday, Oct. 4, 2009.
Monique "Nikki" Medlock Porter, 42, of Dawsonville, died Sunday, Sept. 27, 2009.
Sandra F. Rider, 49, of Dawsonville, died Saturday, Oct. 3, 2009.
The Dawson Adult Learning Center of Lanier Technical College will be hosting a free College/Career Seminar from 4-6 p.m. on Oct. 19.
4 p.m. Thursday at city hall
Mary Wright Goodson, 89, of Cumming, died Wednesday, Sept. 30, 2009.
Mark Alan King, 47, of Blairsville, died Tuesday, Sept. 22, 2009.
William Denton "Bill" Forbes Sr., 79, of Dawsonville, died Thursday, Oct. 1, 2009.
Today, all levels of government are short on revenue. The major portion of the state's revenue collection comes from individual income taxes and sales taxes.
Ahhh, fall is in the air. The pumpkins are on sale at Wal-Mart, football is in full swing, the days are getting shorter, and so is your opportunity to take advantage of the Federal and State tax incentives to buy a home.
Since the downturn of the economy, various efforts throughout the community have been made, all in the name of helping individuals and families in need.
As leaves from trees turn from green to golden colors of fall, we know that a blast of cold air cannot be far behind.
Claude Irvin Burns, 67, of Cumming died Sept. 9, 2014.
Anne Davis, 82, of Dawsonville died Sept. 11, 2014.
SMSgt. William "Dean" Hulsey, U.S.A.F. (Ret.), 88, of Dawsonville died Sept. 11, 2014.
Erwin Topper, 72, of Dawsonville died Sept. 13, 2014.
Montine Richards, 90, of Alpharetta died Sept. 12, 2014.
It seems like summer is slowly beginning to turn to fall. Some vegetable gardens may still be producing well, but others are beginning to wind down for the season. For those of us whose gardens have given up, consider planting a cover crop this fall to improve your vegetable garden next summer.
The Woman Who Shares My Name instructed me that this week's column was to be about positive things. She says she is tired of bad news and thought you felt the same way. "Surely, you can find some positive things to write about," she said, "and temporarily take people's minds off all the terrible things going on in the world. I think your readers would appreciate that."
September is not only the full-fledged beginning of the new school year, it is also start-up time for organization activities that have filled many planning hours during the "dormant" days of July and August.
According to Mama, I am not a grown up yet. I do not have a full appreciation of country music and until I do, I cannot be deemed a grown up.
GAINESVILLE - The State Board of Pardons and Paroles' silence on the July 10 clemency it granted a death-row inmate in a 1991 murder case has stirred strong emotions in north Georgia, with ripple effects possibly leading to the doors of the 2015 General Assembly.
I am not sure what started the discussion but I was in trouble - big, big trouble.
Annie Mae Elrod, 86, of Dawsonville died Sept. 7, 2014.
Kelly L. Glaze, 50, of Dawsonville died Sept. 1, 2014.
David Richard Cooper, 85, of Dawsonville died Sept. 7, 2014.
Part of the joys of homeschooling is seeing my child's face light up during our discussions, the animated way he gets excited and can sit and talk about certain subjects for 45 minutes - which he said he didn't have the opportunity to do before. The heartbreak is hearing my child's fears of failure.