Harold Joseph Hubbard, 57, of Cleveland, died Sunday, June 21, 2009.
Bobby Scroggins, 58, of Dawsonville, died Tuesday, June 16, 2009.
Fred Youngman, 67, of Dawsonville, died Wednesday, June 17, 2009.
Last week, Dahlonega's Mayor hosted a meeting with the State Director of Parks, Recreation and Historic Sites to discuss keeping the Gold Museum open every day, rather than having to close it Mondays and Tuesdays to meet DNR budgetary requirements.
ATLANTA - Kids are out of school and ready for their summer vacation. But right now, most families are more worried about keeping a steady paycheck and putting food on the table than booking costly airline tickets or hotel rooms.
The state's recent decision to declare the two-year drought over and relax water use restrictions was welcomed in Dawson County.
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.
Robert G. "Slim" Denny, 75, of Dawsonville, died Jan. 19, 2015.
Edwin Donald Gravitt, 75, of Cumming, died Jan. 20, 2015.
G. Dan Hulsey, 62, of Dumfries, Va., died Jan. 21, 2015.
Brian Thomas Johnson, 27, of Cumming, died Jan. 21, 2015.
Virginia Louise Vaughn, 77, of Cumming, died Jan. 19, 2015.
Forty years ago I embarked on a career in the oil industry that has covered decades. That career has taken me around the world far more than once. It has taken me from oil rigs to refineries, to massive tanker ships to the highest corporate towers.
Backyard apple trees are very popular in this area of Georgia. Many people see the apples being grown just down the road in Ellijay and assume it should be easy to grow them at home.
The State of Georgia's Juvenile Justice System is going to the dogs. And that's a good thing.
Georgia is still refusing the federal funds to expand Medicaid to cover more than 500,000 uninsured people. This decision will cost the state's health care system about $34 billion over the next decade, according to a new report by two well-respected research organizations.
Gov. Nathan Deal made it clear during his annual "State of the State" address that Georgia's economy continues to grow in the aftermath of the worst economic collapse of the 21st century.
If you had asked me 25 years ago if I was an extravert or an introvert, I would have whole-heartedly responded with the former.
Gov. Nathan Deal has named 33 state education experts, including columnist Dick Yarbrough, to the state Education Reform Commission.
Dorothy Lloyd Brown, 79, of Marble Hill, formerly of DeKalb County, died Jan. 14, 2015.
Linda Davis, 63, of Dawsonville, died Jan. 11, 2015.
Charles Wesley Holbrook, 65, died Jan. 13, 2015.