John Dallas Hall, 93, a lifelong resident of Forsyth County, died Thursday, Jan. 14, 2010.
J.L. Lawson, 73, of Dawsonville, Lumpkin County, died Tuesday, Jan. 12, 2010.
James R. Lee, 55, of Dawsonville, died Monday, Jan. 18, 2010.
Evangelist Willis "Homer" Patrick, 73, of Dawsonville, died Wednesday, Jan. 13, 2010.
Donna Rebecca Shaw, 48, of Dawsonville, died Sunday, Nov. 29, 2009.
Ruenell Fowler Whelchel, 93, of Dahlonega, died Thursday, Jan. 14, 2010.
Last week at the Capitol was not what we usually expected at the start of a session.
There was a time in Georgia when two people could walk into what was then called the ordinary's office and swear that somebody was crazy.
With the public comment period over, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is looking at completing within two years a document that will govern water usage in the Apalachicola-Chattahoochee-Flint River basin.
As I write this on the last afternoon in 2009, I probably should be considering some of the many resolutions that could be made for 2010. Instead I am remembering the theme, which I had intended to use as a focus for a column a couple of weeks ago. Obviously, my first resolution might be to take my own frequent advice: Don't just intend, do it.
Lorie Beth Crocker and John Dustin Skorich were united in marriage at 4 p.m. Dec. 21, 2009 at Chapel at the Park in Gatlinburg, Tenn.
David Ralston, a Republican from Blue Ridge, has been elected speaker of the Georgia House of Representatives.
Buying herbicides can be a challenge.
Gov. Sonny Perdue visited North Georgia College & State University on Jan. 5 to award a $2.5 million grant from the OneGeorgia Authority to pave the way for the area's electronic super highway.
Ready or not, 2010 is here. For the most part, 2009 was a year that will go down in the record books as a year of adjustments in the real estate industry.
Spring is a beautiful time of year.
Granny cursed me once.
Sometimes we forget that there are a lot of good people on this earth doing good things. I was reminded of that by my friend, Jack Cookston, who recently had some medical issues that required him to cart around an oxygen tank wherever he went.
Although I have not seen the "Furious" film that features the late Paul Walker, I would guess that its box office success may be partially due to interest in how modern technology makes several stand-ins appear to be Walker himself.
Ugonda Mae Wooten, 63, of Cumming, died April 8, 2015.
Paul Elijah Pruitt, 77, of Cumming, died April 6, 2015.
William "Chris" Christopher Pittman, 32, of Dawsonville, died April 8, 2015.
Fred North Poole, 93, of Cumming, died March 30, 2015.
Fortune Magazine has announced its list of the World's Greatest Leaders for 2015 and would you believe that I got snubbed again this year?
The Georgia General Assembly wrapped up another legislative session on April 2 ending a long week in which nearly 100 bills were heard on the Senate floor.
Dawson County 4-H Club, All Animals Veterinary Hospital and Dawsonville Veterinary Hospital will be hosting the annual rabies clinic on April 25.
IKEA, I will never darken your doors. Never, not ever.
Edgar "Eddy" DeCoursey, 59, of Dawsonville, died April 1, 2015.
James V. Grindle, 77, of Gainesville, died April 4, 2015.
Betty Jean Styles, 83, of Dawsonville, died April 1, 2015.