Larry Hashley, 59, of Dahlonega, died Wednesday, May 6, 2009.
Susan A. Miller, 44, of Dawsonville, died Friday, May 8, 2009.
Stiles Jerry Owens, 63, of Dawsonville, died May 5, 2009.
Ronnie "Tar Baby" Voyles, 54, of Marble Hill, died Sunday, May 10, 2009.
Nanotechnology could do for Georgia what Silicon Valley did for California. It can be our ticket to jobs of the future. The essence of nanotechnology is to "think small" - not in inches, not in millimeters, not in pin heads, not even in hairs, but in atoms.
The residents of Dawson County have many things for which to be thankful. We all have been blessed to either have been born or to have moved to a wonderful community. I believe that we all can agree that one of our community's greatest assets is our youth.
BRASELTON - It was a night of firsts at Lanier National Speedway on Saturday when the track hosted the Georgia Asphalt Series for the first time in 2009 and 13-year-old Chase Elliott, son of local NASCAR legend Bill Elliott, scored his first career Late Model win at his "home track" in the GAS Super Six Series 100 presented by Cornerstone Lodge.
The Development Authority of Dawson County announced April 23 that the county's unemployment rate slowed during the month of March, even though the rate was higher than the previous month.
Last week, fifth grade students from each elementary school in the county participated in the third annual Dawson County Fifth Grade Career Fair at Rock Creek Park.
Recently, Dawson County 4-H members competed at the Northeast Area 4-H Poultry Judging contest in which their poultry knowledge was matched against 4-H members from other counties in the district.
The Dawsonville Lions Club honored four Students of the Month at the club's last meeting for the months of November, December, January and February.
The G.L. Pete Gilleland Chambers at City Hall
Friends and family are mourning the loss of a Dawsonville father of four who died early Saturday in an accident at a Texas hotel.
The weather wasn't particularly kind to Dawsonville's Spring Fling festival this past weekend, but it didn't put a damper on enthusiasm.
Standing before a crowd of more than 500 supporters in Gainesville, Nathan Deal on Friday announced his "quest to be elected governor of Georgia."
The Rev. and Mrs. Braden Eugene Taylor of Birmingham, Ala., announce the engagement of their daughter, Christina Hope Taylor, to Aaron Douglas Gray. He is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Gary Douglas Gray of Birmingham, Ala.
Linda Roberts, 71, of Dawsonville, died April 18, 2014.
Sean Edward Vollrath, 19, of Cumming, died April 15, 2014.
Waymon Dee Williams, 67, of Dawsonville, died April 13, 2014.
Don Brodt, 65, of Dawsonville, died April 14, 2014.
Lisa Marie Berquist Polk, of Cumming, died April 19, 2014.
Many home gardeners and small-scale producers have a growing interest in organic production.
The Sea Island Company wants to build a group of condominiums on what many people believe to be environmentally unsound ground. Why should you care?
A diary is such a treasured, sacred little book, holding secret thoughts, the most private of details.
The 2014 legislative session was one for the history books. Two winter ice storms interrupted legislative operations for several days at a time, and the introduction of unprecedented - and controversial - bills increased the time legislators needed to properly review the supporting research, documentation and the official bill itself.
Marjorie Stowers Bishop, 96, of Dawsonville, died April 11, 2014.
Eldon O. Miller, 74, of Dawsonville, died April 9, 2014.
"Mama, can I talk to you?" Cole asked me quietly one evening.
Edith Angela Ashe Pirkle, 90, of Cumming, died April 9, 2014.
Most young Georgians have never heard of Bo Callaway, a gentleman from Georgia.