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Lady Tigers are region champions

The Lady Tigers are region champions.

February 15, 2015 | From staff reports | High School


Lady Tigers remain undefeated

Dawson County coach Steve Sweat was happy his team could book a spot in the Region 7-AAA title game.

February 14, 2015 | From staff reports | High School


Random thoughts on random subjects

If you watched the Super Bowl a couple of weeks ago - and reports say that 114 million of us did - perhaps you saw a portion of the reprehensible behavior of Seattle wide receiver Doug Baldwin, who after scoring a touchdown proceeded to mime pulling down his pants, squatting as if on a commode before dropping the ball to the ground as if defecating.

February 11, 2015 | By Dick Yarbrough Columnist | VIEWPOINT


Where do we go from here? Adjusting to the new normal

My "here" is quite different from what it was at the beginning of 2015.

February 11, 2015 | By Helen Taylor Columnist | Lifestyle Columnists


Something shiny for his girl

I am not by any means a jewelry girl.

February 11, 2015 | By Sudie Crouch Columnist | Lifestyle Columnists


Walter Louis Walker

Walter Louis Walker, 83, of Dawsonville, died Feb. 7, 2015.

February 11, 2015 | | OBITS


Lewis C. Steward Jr.

Lewis C. Steward Jr., 90, of Dawsonville, died Feb. 6, 2015.

February 11, 2015 | | OBITS


Margaret Daniel Payne

Margaret Daniel Payne, 70, of Dawsonville, died Feb. 4, 2015.

February 11, 2015 | | OBITS


Ricky Jenkins

Ricky Jenkins, 56, of Dawsonville, died Feb. 3, 2015.

February 11, 2015 | | OBITS


Jimmie Ralston “Jimbo” Hamby

Jimmie Ralston "Jimbo" Hamby, 84, of Cumming, died Feb. 7, 2015.

February 11, 2015 | | OBITS


Dorothy “Dot” Garner

Dorothy "Dot" Garner, 88, of Dawsonville, died Feb. 3, 2015.

February 11, 2015 | | OBITS


Forrest L. Davis

Forrest L. Davis, 86, of Keller, Texas, formerly of Dallas, Texas and Dawsonville, died Feb. 4, 2015.

February 11, 2015 | | OBITS


Rev. James Samuel “Sam” Cranford

The Rev. James Samuel "Sam" Cranford, 93, of Dawsonville, died Feb. 6, 2015.

February 11, 2015 | | OBITS


Use oils for insect control

Winter doesn't seem like a good time for insect control in your home orchard or landscape, does it? The frigid temperatures of February aren't conducive to much insect activity. However, right now insects are hiding out on your trees and shrubs waiting for the warm temperatures of spring to pop out and mess with your plants.

February 04, 2015 | By Clark MacAllister Columnist | Lifestyle Columnists


‘Don’t Shoot’ T-shirt aimed at wrong target

Let's get off the backs of law enforcement, shall we? Most of us couldn't do their job, or wouldn't do it, if we had the chance.

February 04, 2015 | By Dick Yarbrough Columnist | LETTERS/COLUMNS


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Roy Eugene Westray

Roy Eugene Westray, 87, of Cumming, died Feb. 18, 2015.

February 25, 2015 | | OBITS


Winter storm watch continues for Dawson County

Areas of light snow will slowly increase across extreme northwest Georgia between 10 a.m. and noon on Friday, and then become widespread across far north Georgia Friday afternoon and evening, according to the National Weather Service in Peachtree City.

February 19, 2015 | From staff reports | LOCAL


Tonight’s basketball playoff game postponed

For the second straight day, icy conditions and the threat of more winter weather moving into the area has postponed state basketball playoffs in Dawson County.

February 18, 2015 | From staff reports | High School


County opens temporary shelter at Rock Creek Park

Snow flurries are falling in Northeast Georgia this afternoon, but the real weather threat to come is the bone-chilling cold settling in tonight.

February 18, 2015 | From staff reports | LOCAL


Wanda Buffington

Wanda Buffington, 92, formerly of Avondale Estates, died Feb. 11, 2015.

She was born Oct. 30, 1922 in Pulaski County, daughter of the late Oscar and Allen Stokes.

February 18, 2015 | | OBITS


Ivar Brothen

Ivar Brothen, 80, of Dawsonville, died Feb. 7, 2015.

Mr. Brothen was born Oct. 29, 1934 in Fergus Falls, Minn.

February 18, 2015 | | OBITS


Clinton Chumbley

Clinton Chumbley, 71, of Dawsonville, died Feb. 9, 2015.

Born April 15, 1943, to the late Odum and Jethel Chumbley, he was a lifelong resident of Dawson County.

February 18, 2015 | | OBITS


Janice Kay Dudley

Janice Kay Dudley, 76, of Dawsonville, died Feb. 10, 2015.

Born Jan. 10, 1939 to the late Ernest and Frieda Byrd, Mrs. Dudley had been a resident of Dawsonville for the past 12 years, coming from Winter Springs, Fla.

February 18, 2015 | | OBITS


Susan Elaine Carter Maciolek

Susan Elaine Carter Maciolek, 73, of Cumming, died Feb. 10, 2015.

She was born in Burbank, Calif. on Dec. 6, 1941.

February 18, 2015 | | OBITS


Brenda Sue Roebuck

Brenda Sue Roebuck, 56, of Dawsonville, died Feb. 9, 2015.

Her parents, Melvin "Doc" and Joyce Swanson; and son, Jeremy Roebuck, preceded her in death.

February 18, 2015 | | OBITS


Winter storm may be on the way Monday

After an icy winter in 2014, North Georgia's relatively mild 2015 is about to take a turn for the worse.

February 15, 2015 | From staff reports | LOCAL


Lady Tigers are region champions

The Lady Tigers are region champions.

February 15, 2015 | From staff reports | High School


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