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Local papers merge

The Dawson Community News has purchased the Dawson News and Advertiser and will merge the two publications into one weekly newspaper to serve Dawson County. The resulting publication, Dawson County News, will debut its print edition on Sept. 30.

September 23, 2015 | From Staff Reports | BUSINESS

DNR officer on Lake Lanier wins national award

When announced last week as the national boating officer of the year, Georgia Department of Natural Resources Cpl. Jason Roberson said it's his family that ought to see some of the spotlight.

September 23, 2015 | By Nick Watson DCN regional staff, | CRIME/COURTS

Questions now make sense

My wife and I came through and did some shopping recently at the outlet mall.

September 23, 2015 | By Reader Submitted | VIEWPOINT

Considering some other sides of situations

Those Dawson County Woman's Club members have done it again: Produced a lovely, fun fundraiser. The "Giving Goes Glam" fashion show luncheon was indeed glamorous with clothing for different ages from several shops at the North Georgia Premium Outlets.

September 23, 2015 | By Helen Taylor For the Dawson Community News | VIEWPOINT

Georgia high school fishing clubs growing

Mark Gintert might just have the best job in America. An avid outdoorsman and a successful businessman, Gintert is the national youth director of The Bass Federation, which means he gets to work with young people across the land to introduce them to the joys of fishing through high school fishing clubs.

September 23, 2015 | By Dick Yarbrough For the Dawson Community News | VIEWPOINT

The power of forgiveness: Doing some self-work

I have been doing some self-work lately - a byproduct of trying to better myself these last few years.

September 23, 2015 | By Sudie Crouch For the Dawson Community News | Lifestyle Columnists

Dawson GED program recognized

Instructors and students at the Dawson County Adult Learning Center were recently recognized for achievements in GED testing.

September 23, 2015 | From staff reports | Education

A new year and a new leader for DCHS band

The Dawson County High School band started off the new school year with a fresh start.

September 16, 2015 | By Jake Alvarado For the Dawson Community News, | Education

Cellphone app helps participants locate areas for Shore Sweep

As the Lake Lanier Association approaches its 27th annual Shore Sweep on Sept. 26, the group has a new tool in its arsenal for ridding the lake's shores of trash: a cellphone app.

September 16, 2015 | By Clark Leonard DCN regional staff, | LOCAL

Virginia Mae Jones

Virginia Mae Jones, 87, of Gainesville, died Sept. 11, 2015.

September 16, 2015 | | OBITS

Rachel Jane Higgins

Rachel Jane Higgins, 37, of Dawsonville, died Sept. 8, 2015.

September 16, 2015 | | OBITS

College and career academies help students aim high

School is back in session, and the days of summer are officially over.

September 15, 2015 | By Steve Gooch For the Dawson Community News | VIEWPOINT

Congressman’s help appreciated

Thanks to Congressman Doug Collins who helped make a funeral a little easier to take.

September 15, 2015 | By Reader Submmitted | VIEWPOINT

Skeeter torn between Greater Metropolitan Pooler and Ryo

This world is full of surprises. I just got a call from Skeeter Skates, owner of Skeeter Skates Stump Removal and Plow Repair in Greater Metropolitan Pooler.

September 15, 2015 | By Dick Yarbrough For the Dawson Community News | VIEWPOINT

Drone Study Committee formed

In a recent CNBC report it was estimated that there were 200,000 drones sold each month worldwide in 2014.

September 08, 2015 | By Kevin Tanner For the Dawson Community News | VIEWPOINT

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Bobby “Bob” Mulkey

Bobby "Bob" Mulkey, 76, of Lula, died Oct. 19, 2015.

October 28, 2015 | | OBITS

Anna S. Parrish

Anna S. Parrish, 83, of Dawsonville, died Oct. 20, 2015.

October 28, 2015 | | OBITS

Brenda Frost Seay

Brenda Frost Seay, 73, of Dawsonville, died Oct. 25, 2015.

October 28, 2015 | | OBITS

Albert Matthew Thompson

Albert Matthew Thompson, 87, of Alpharetta, died Oct. 22, 2015.

October 28, 2015 | | OBITS

Moonshine run honors longtime festival supporter

"Gentlemen, start your engines" is a very familiar phrase and one that creates a thunderous, heart-thumping beginning to a thrilling event.

October 22, 2015 | By Rhonda Goodwin K.A.R.E. for Kids volunteer | Lifestyle Columnists

Mountain Moonshine Festival entertainment schedule

'Shine stage

October 22, 2015 | From staff reports | LOCAL

K.A.R.E. for Kids makes holiday wishes come true

Hundreds of local children will wake up Christmas morning to find presents under their trees thanks to dozens of volunteers determined to make holiday wishes ...

October 22, 2015 | From staff reports | LOCAL

Mountain Moonshine Festival weekend schedule


October 22, 2015 | From staff reports | LOCAL

Expect traffic delays during the weekend

With thousands of visitors descending on Dawsonville during the 48th annual Mountain Moonshine Festival, local authorities are asking motorists to plan their routes and avoid ...

October 22, 2015 | From staff reports | LOCAL

Lanier Technical College moving main campus north of Gainesville

GAINESVILLE - Lanier Technical College is relocating to property off Ga. 365 at Howard Road north of Gainesville and the new campus is expected to open ...

October 21, 2015 | From staff reports | Education

Digital marketing agency for businesses launched

The Web is wide open for business.

October 21, 2015 | By Frank Reddy DCN regional staff | BUSINESS

Harold G. Hardin Sr.

Harold G. Hardin Sr., 91, of Cumming, died Oct. 14, 2015.

October 21, 2015 | | OBITS

Maureen Elizabeth Jeffers

Maureen Elizabeth Jeffers, 69, of Dawsonville, died Oct. 19, 2015.

October 21, 2015 | | OBITS

Elroy Warbington

Elroy Warbington, 80, of Cumming, died Oct. 18, 2015.

October 21, 2015 | | OBITS

Why leaves change color

One of nature's greatest spectacles is the array of colors presented during autumn in the mountains.

October 21, 2015 | By Clark MacAllister For the Dawson County News | Lifestyle Columnists

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