The Riverview Eagle football team has been using this summer to prepare for the upcoming season. The team, under second-year coach Mark Thomason, will attempt to defend their Mountain League football championship. Last year, the
Editor's Note: This is the first in a series of biographies about head coaches at Dawson County Schools.
Thirteen-year-old Chase Elliott captured the checkered flag in Cordele at the Watermelon Capital Speedway.
There are only 38 days left for the Dawson County Tigers before the team's first regular season football game against Lumpkin County in Dahlonega.
Head Coach Jimmy Pruett has announced that tryouts for the high school softball team will be held at 7 p.m. on Aug. 3. All girls interested in trying out for the team must meet at the high school field at 6:45 p.m.
Georgia Hoops for Youth will hold a basketball camp for girls and boys Aug. 3 through Aug. 6 at Rock Creek Sports Complex.
The month of June is a time of evaluation for Head Coach Thad Burgess and his basketball team. Despite getting off to a slow start at Buford High School at the beginning of the month,his team finished strong at Birmingham-Southern University in Alabama.
The Dawson County Park and Recreation will host the U.K. International Soccer camp from July 20-24.
A Dawsonville native who competed in the 2004 Winter Olympics will be one of 10 North Georgia athletes elected to the Northeast Georgia Hall of Fame in Gainesville on Aug. 29.
Dawson County golfers, Charley Whitmire and Wesley Bearden, placed 5th and 6th respectively in a tournament held at Chestatee Golf Club on July 7.
Coach Van Samples, head boys' golf coach at Dawson County High School, has announced a fundraising golf tournament to be played at Sugar Hill Golf Course.
The Dawson County Park and Recreation Department will hold fall baseball, softball and T-ball registration until Aug. 10. The cost to register is $60 for Dawson County residents and $80 for non-residents.
Charley Whitmire and Wesley Bearden, Dawson County High School golfers, competed in yesterday's Atlanta Junior Golf tournament held at Chestatee Golf Club. Whitmire teed off at noon, while Bearden began his play at 10:10 a.m.
The Dawsonville Racers swim team traveled to Cornerstone School for a dual meet, Saturday, June 27.
The Circle of Friends Team held a charity golf tournament at Chestatee Golf Club to benefit breast cancer research on June 8. The organization raised more than $5,000 dollars from the event.
DAWSONVILLE-Joy Lewis fielded the final out from the pitchers circle and fired the ball over to teammate Brooke Wende at first base Thursday afternoon.
The Lady Tigers' varsity softball game Thursday may go down as the most thrilling ever played at Jack Waldrip Field.
The Dawson County High School varsity Tigers football team lost a heartbreaker in the final minutes of Friday night's game against Fannin County.
Dawson County Middle School Lady Tiger Katya Bessiere set a new course record at the North Georgia Mountain League Championship cross country meet Oct. 9.
For the first time in school history the Dawson County softball team has captured a region title.
The Dawson County High School junior varsity football team suffered a 22-14 defeat to White County last week in Cleveland.
The team walked hand-in-hand as they entered Ed Bryant Field in Carnesville last Friday night.
In the fourth annual Bob Roller Invitational Cross Country meet Oct. 7 at East Jackson High School in Commerce the boys and girls junior varsity teams both finished in fifth place.
The Dawson County High School varsity boys and girls cross country teams both finished in third place at the fourth annual Bob Roller Invitational at East Jackson High School Oct. 7.
Dawson County High School Head Softball Coach Jimmy Pruett's Lady Tigers team will enter the Region 7-AAA tournament as the No. 2 seed. Dawson County will play the winner of the Banks County and Franklin County game at 1 p.m. today.
East Hall High School picked up its first Region 7-AAA win in a hotly-contested game against Dawson County on Oct. 3, holding on for a 36-29 victory.
The Dawson County middle school Tigers' football season came to a close with a 14-6 loss at the hands of White County Middle School on Oct. 2.
The Dawson County High School junior varsity football team defeated Union County, 19-0, on Oct. 2 to even their season record at 2-2.
The Dawson County High School varsity cross country team squared up against some tough competitions Oct. 2 at the Mountain Invitational at Unicoi State Park in Helen.
Even though the Dawson County offense moved the ball at times against West Hall Friday night in Tigers Stadium, Head Coach Jeff Lee's varsity football team still couldn't find the end zone.