Tony and Evelyn West of Cumming and Keith Silvers of Marble Hill announce the forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Beverly Renee Silvers to Jason Lamar Burnett.
G.L. Pete Gilleland Chambers at city hall
Rick Palmer has always had a keen taste for chicken wings, especially the sauce that his most favorite finger food is doused with.
The more than 400 Hall and Dawson county children suspected as victims of physical or sexual abuse this year can now undergo medical evaluations in a welcoming new building accented with flowers and toys.
Despite recent state cuts in education funding, Dawson County Superintendent Keith Porter says the district is prepared for the start of the new school year.
August can be a slow time for lawn and garden work. Most summer vegetable gardens have passed their peak and dry weather has reduced the growth of grass. There are, however, a number of tips that may be helpful to lawns and gardens during August. They are as follows:
George Edward Bellinger, Jr., 83, of Alpharetta, died Aug. 1, 2009.
Russell Alan (Rusty) Harben, 49, of Cumming, died Monday, July 20, 2009.
Althea Ann Lacey, 55, of Gainesville (Forsyth County) died Sunday, July 19, 2009.
Helen L. Probst, 80, of Gainesville, formerly of Alpharetta and Canandaigua, N.Y., died Aug. 1, 2009.
C.I. Robinson, Jr., 96, of Dawsonville, died Saturday, Aug. 1, 2009.
Remington Cheyenne Charm Stanford, infant daughter of Robert Clay and Chasity Stanford, died Aug. 1, 2009.
Eva Satterfield Taylor, 78, of Wingate, N.C., died Wednesday, July 29, 2009.
How soon we forget who the "boogie man" is. In the 1970s it was the little ice age followed by mad cow disease. Then DDT became the bad guy on the planet.
It's been 31 years and I have not made it back to a high school reunion.
ATLANTA - Businessman David Perdue has defeated longtime Rep. Jack Kingston in the Republican runoff for Georgia's U.S. Senate nomination, setting up a matchup against Democratic nominee Michelle Nunn that will help determine which party controls the Senate for the final years of the Obama administration.
Lillian Dunn, 87, of Dawsonville, died July 15, 2014.
Ronald Eugene Hastings, 64, of Cumming, formerly of Summerfield, Fla., died July 13, 2014.
Mary Jo Fortune Kinney, 48, of Dawsonville, died July 15, 2014.
Benny Anthony Mullinax, 59, of Ellijay, died July 15, 2014.
Adam Lee Stegall, 27, of Lawrenceville, died July 15, 2014.
Bobby Joe Wofford, 80, of Cumming, died July 20, 2014.
In 1997, Gov. Zell Miller appointed me to fill a vacant seat on the five-member State Ethics Commission and then reappointed me to a full term where I served until 2002. It was a rewarding experience and I am proud of the good things we accomplished at the commission.
It had been four months since Granny had passed. Not a day had gone by that I hadn't thought of her.
James P. "Buck" Cheves Jr., 90, of Dahlonega, died July 17, 2014.
Carmen Dauset Moreno, also known as the Spanish dancer Carmencita, originally from Spain, is known for making flamenco dancing popular in the U.S.
Knowing when to prune different species of plants is a skill that many gardeners fail to grasp. Many plants have an optimal time or season when pruning should be done.
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.