Due to a press issue, today's edition of the Dawson Community News did not print in time to go out in the mail as expected. The papers will be delivered on Friday due to Thanksgiving on Thursday.
Cole was worried.
Have you been hearing erratic scratching noises coming from your ceiling and attic? Chances are you are the victim of a squirrel infestation.
I am writing regarding Dawsonville's Veterans Day Celebration.
On my "To Do" list last week was a reminder to call former Gov. Carl Sanders and see if he had any thoughts on how to get the field at Sanford Stadium named for UGA's former coach and athletic director Vince Dooley.
I stepped nervously through the glass door of the main exhibition racquetball court to start my semi-final match.
Fannie Mae Ross Weidner, 67, of Dahlonega, died Nov. 20, 2014.
Anita Sweet, 53, died Nov. 19, 2014.
Grace Bales Mashburn, 91, of Dahlonega, died Nov. 22, 2014.
Glenda Lou Herring, 71, of Northport, Ala., died Nov. 18, 2014.
Harry Byron Cronan, 59, of Lumpkin County, died Nov. 14, 2014.
Dawsonville's Donald McIntosh sped into the lead at Boyd's Speedway and held off "The Georgia Giant" Shane Clanton to win the Turkey Gobble 50 in Chattanooga on Saturday.
Well, this morning (Nov. 11) I got up out of bed, exhausted and not motivated to do much. I turned on the computer and thought maybe this year I would attend some veteran's appreciation event.
I was on St. Simons Island last week scarfing down massive amounts of corn-fried shrimp at the exquisite little Georgia Sea Grill when someone came to the table to inquire if Junior E. Lee had finished his analysis of the recent election. That really puffed Junior up when I told him that.
"Once upon a time, in a small cabin nestled in the woods, on the side of a tiny mountain, was a wondrous and magical place, called Piglandia.
This was written in a cave somewhere in Greater Bora Bora. The column was floated across the ocean in an RC Cola bottle to this newspaper.
If you're expecting this column to deal with the recent protests, you will be surprised. Protests are, indeed, being heard, but not always in a positive way. And certainly, the violence is deplorable.
Recent spells of cold weather have caused many people to start up their fireplaces. While fireplaces are a great way to efficiently heat your home, you need to be careful where you source your firewood. You could be inadvertently spreading invasive insects into our local forest land.
Dear old Thomas Wolfe may have been right when he wrote, "You can't go home again" back in the 1940s.
Terry Ruth Adams, 67, of Dawsonville, died Nov. 26, 2014.
Lillian Cora Morgan Henderson, 90, of Canton, died Nov. 25, 2014.
Thomas Weems Hicks, 84, of Dawsonville, died Nov. 21, 2014.
Angela Denise Earley Newton, 59, of Jasper, formerly of Alpharetta, died Nov. 24, 2014.
Marjorie Cox Srnel, 92, of Dawsonville, formerly of Willoughby, Ohio, died Nov. 30, 2014.
George Stevenson, 79, of Dawsonville, died Nov. 25, 2014.
Vernice I. Sweatman, 91, of Carnesville, formerly of Cumming, and a member of Daves Creek Baptist Church, died Nov. 24, 2014.
Brandon Weaver, 37, of Dawsonville, died Nov. 22, 2014.
Do you or someone you know take holiday decorating to the extreme?