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Dawsonville celebrates Georgia Cities Week

Dawsonville was among more than 500 cities in Georgia to celebrate a weeklong event showcasing the various municipalities in the state.

April 23, 2014 | David Renner | LOCAL

Rabies clinic is Saturday

Low cost rabies vaccinations are available Saturday at various locations across the county.

April 23, 2014 | Michele Hester | LOCAL

Governor set to sign sludge bill

Gov. Nathan Deal will be in Dawsonville this morning to sign into law a bill that will place tougher regulations on sludge application.

April 23, 2014 | Michele Hester | Government

District 7 candidates square off

In their first public debate, candidates for the District 7 seat in the state House of Representatives met last week in Dawsonville.

April 23, 2014 | Michele Hester | Government

Fatal wreck on Easter kills Blairsville woman

A 78-year-old Blairsville woman died Sunday morning after a single-vehicle wreck on Highway 53 in western Dawson County.

April 23, 2014 | Michele Hester | LOCAL

Pageant promotes band, confidence

The Miss Dawson County beauty pageant was held at Dawson County High School as a fundraiser for the school's band. The annual pageants include Little Miss, Tiny Miss, Wee Miss, Junior Miss and Miss Dawson County.

April 23, 2014 | David Renner | Education

Oratorical winner is bound for state

One Dawson County middle school student is racing to the top of public speaking.

April 23, 2014 | From staff reports | Education

Teenage behavior focus of seminar

Factual reasons as to why your teenager behaves in the way he or she does were given to parents last week.

April 23, 2014 | David Renner | Education

Essay winners reflect on lessons learned

The local Rotary Club recently recognized the Dawson County High School Laws of Life Essay Contest winners during a special awards program.

April 23, 2014 | Michele Hester | Education

Forum’s focus on issues

Several dozen local voters filled the auditorium at Dawson County Middle School last week to hear from candidates vying for the county's District 1 commission seat.

April 23, 2014 | Michele Hester | Government

Jailer fired after arrest

A Dawson County Sheriff's employee was terminated Monday, weeks after his arrest on suspicion of driving under the influence of alcohol.

April 23, 2014 | Michele Hester | CRIME/COURTS

Annual barn dance benefits WEE Books

Dawson County residents are invited to a special dance this weekend in support of a local charity's goal of bringing books to preschool-aged children each month.

April 23, 2014 | David Renner | Education

Middle School partners with university

Dawson County Middle School has partnered with a local college to roll out new classes for both schools' students.

April 23, 2014 | David Renner | Education

High school chorus sings at Disney

The Dawson County High School Chorus was recently invited by Disney to the Disney World Resort in Orlando, Fla.

April 23, 2014 | David Renner | Education

Movie scenes filmed at Amicalola Park

Amicalola Falls State Park is the backdrop for a new movie starring Robert Redford and Nick Nolte.

April 23, 2014 | Michele Hester | LOCAL

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Dennis G. Richardson

Dennis G. Richardson, 68, of Dahlonega, died Feb. 2, 2014.

February 05, 2014 | | OBITUARIES

State senator kicks off town hall meetings

The first of several town hall meetings across the state's 51st Senate District will be held Saturday in Lumpkin County.

February 05, 2014 | Michele Hester | Government

Grow your own broccoli

Broccoli is a vegetable that many home gardeners can produce successfully in Georgia.

February 05, 2014 | By Clark MacAllister For the Dawson Community News | Lifestyle Columnists

Jerline Stephens

Jerline Stephens, 92, of Flowery Branch, died Jan. 31, 2014.

February 05, 2014 | | OBITUARIES

Margie Frances Shiver

Margie Frances Shiver, 90, of North Little Rock, Ark. died Jan. 24, 2014.

February 05, 2014 | | OBITUARIES

A whisper may be all you need

"Mama, did you have time outs when you were a child?" Cole asked one day.

February 05, 2014 | Sudie Crouch For the Dawson Community News | Lifestyle Columnists

Most of us in this country are becoming bi-dialectic

Columbia University's John McWhorter lectures on English linguistics and he, along with other linguists, are excited people these days. That is good because I would hate to think of them being bored.

February 05, 2014 | By Charlie Auvermann For the Dawson Community News | Opinion: Letters/Columns

Lance Todd

Lance Todd, 30, of Dawsonville, died Jan. 31, 2014.

February 05, 2014 | | OBITUARIES

Fire damages house

Authorities are trying to determine what caused a Sunday night fire that damaged a house on Sundown Way in eastern Dawson County.

February 05, 2014 | By David Renner | LOCAL

Wrestlers capture Area 3

Hard work and dedication are two words used to describe the Area 3 Class AAA champions, the Dawson County Tigers.

The Tiger wrestling team, under the helm of Head Coach Arron Haynes, defeated defending Woodward Academy on their home mat to take the championship last weekend.

February 04, 2014 | Pam Jacobs | High School

Buford too much for Lady Tigers

Coach Steve Sweat's Dawson County High School varsity Lady Tigers' basketball team matched up against region rival and No. 3 ranked in Class AAA, Buford (20-2; 11-0) Jan. 31 in Dawsonville.

Dawson County was unable to recover from a 17-2 first quarter deficit and dropped a 59-23 decision to the Lady Wolves.

February 04, 2014 | Pam Jacobs | High School

Tigers face Wolves

There was an electrifying atmosphere in the Ford E. Phillips Gymnasium Jan. 31 as the Buford Wolves traveled to Dawson County to face the Tigers.

Buford, undefeated in Region 7-AAA, faced a fired up student section and a feisty Tiger team.

February 04, 2014 | Pam Jacobs | High School

Ladies bring home championship trophy

Champions -- it has a nice ring to it, that's what the Dawson County Middle School eighth grade girls' basketball team accomplished Jan. 27 at the Mountain League basketball tournament in Blue Ridge.

Coach Tina Brown's team defeated Clear Creek and handled the Lady Bobcats by a 28-12 score to capture the prized trophy.

February 04, 2014 | Pam Jacobs | Middle School

New rules make Elliott hall of fame eligible

Bill Elliott is among a handful of legends now eligible for nomination into the NASCAR Hall of Fame after racing officials announced procedural changes in December intended to broaden the slate of available candidates.

Any driver that competed for 30 years is now eligible for induction in to the hall of fame, as are drivers that have reached their 55th birthday after competing for 10 years.

February 04, 2014 | Michele Hester | SPORTS

Schools closed Friday for students, teachers and staff

With the moisture on area roads expected to freeze again overnight and some ice still remaining on less-traveled roads Thursday, Dawson County School Superintendent Keith Porter has canceled classes for students, teachers and staff once again on Friday.

January 30, 2014 | From staff reports | LOCAL

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