There is a connection between summer and cars that remains in my mind.
The aroma of grilled chicken, hot dogs and baked beans filled the air Friday night at Dawson County Fire Station 1.
"You must know half the people in Dawson County," friends have often remarked. "Every where we go, you are greeting someone."
Dawson Community News and the Dawson County Board of Commissioners invite the community to the inaugural Dawson Day Thunder in the Sky Fireworks Extravaganza Independence Day Celebration July 3 at Rock Creek Park.
Rev. Lawton Burt, 83, of Dawsonville, died Friday, June 12, 2009.
James Carter, 75, of Dawsonville, died Tuesday, June 9, 2009.
Doris Alta Holbrook, 74, of Dawsonville, died Thursday, June 11, 2009,
Kimberly Noel Laughinghouse Carter, died Wednesday, June 10, 2009.
Vestal Lamar Pitchford, 40, of Dawsonville, died Monday, June 8, 2009.
Laura Geraldine Lowman Spoerl, 69, of Dahlonega, died Saturday, June 13, 2009.
Billie Sue Stinnett, 69, of Dawsonville, died Monday, June 8, 2009.
Close to 120 people were recently recognized for an accomplishment that will be a positive impact on their lives from now on.
B. Opening presentation - Cathy Brooks, Lisa Henson, Buffie Henson - Dawson Day Extravaganza
American Legion Post 247 observed Flag Day on Sunday by retiring worn flags no longer suitable for service.
ATLANTA – Syed Haris Ahmed may not have posed an imminent threat to the United States with his e-mails discussing violent Jihad, his amatuerish videos of Washington landmarks or his implausible plots to attack domestic targets, but his acts supported terrorism just the same, government prosecutors said.
Alice Gentry Ramsey, 74, of Dahlonega died Aug. 24, 2014.
Thelma Green Samples, 91, of Cumming died on Aug. 18, 2014.
Gladys Akins Sosebee, 86, of Cumming died Aug. 22, 2014.
Sarah Leen Bagley, 89, of Cumming died Aug. 23, 2014.
When you live in a small town, people know you. When you have the privilege of living in a small town in the mountains, people know your dogs, too.
It is a potential killer whose numbers rival the deadly Ebola virus and it doesn't get near the attention it should. Unlike the dreaded illness currently ravaging West Africa this is one with a quick cure.
Not many people nowadays are familiar with whole milk, in which the richest part does indeed rise to the top of the container.
Jewell Strickland, 92, of Dawsonville died Aug. 16, 2014.
Lucille Lowman, 92, of Dawsonville died Aug. 16, 2014.
Rap. Rap. Rap.
I never thought I would be one to homeschool my child.
A man from Cumming died when his tractor overturned earlier this week.
Preston Silas Worley, 73 of Cumming died Aug. 9, 2014.
Alan C. Wade, 68, of Dawsonville died Aug. 6, 2014.
Scarlett Sierra Scroggins, "Littlest Bit", 6 weeks, of Dawsonville, died Aug. 2, 2014.