Repairs were made and all of the roads that were closed due to flooding after Wednesday's heavy rainfall have reopened.
Heavy rainfall overnight and into the morning caused a number of problems on roadways in Dawson County Wednesday.
Dawson County has once again been named one of only two regional Veterans Day sites in Georgia.
The Georgia Racing Hall of Fame welcomes racers, mechanics, owners, track officials, fans and anyone with a personal connection to the historic Lakewood Speedway to Dawsonville Saturday to reminisce and remember the great times they had at the famed track.
First Baptist Church of Dawsonville had fewer than 50 active members when Pastor Jim Gaines arrived.
For one week during the summer, families from Dawson and Lumpkin counties get together at a small campground off Lumpkin Campground Road.
Eighty riders from across the state gathered in Dawsonville early last Saturday to take a 60 mile ride through Dawson County.
The Dawson County Library is proud to announce the revitalization of an old tradition. The Friends of the Library group will once again be a part of the Dawson County community. Eleven members, headed by group president Frank Poltenson, have recently formed an interim board and adopted a set of by-laws. "For two years, we had to say no when people asked if we had a friends group," said library branch manager Stacey Leonhardt. "It ...
The bridge on Black's Mill Road will be closed Thursday as crews make some upgrades to the crossing.
Pete Bearden was 12 when he made his first batch of moonshine in the backwoods of Dawson County.
Twenty three-month-old Mason Hyde needs a kidney and his father just happens to be a donor match.
Several streets in downtown Dawsonville soon will sport names that reflect the city's unique and nationally recognized auto racing heritage.
The Rotary Club of Dawson County has plans to build a kid's splash fountain at Rock Creek Park.
Las Vegas is coming to Dawsonville for the Dawson County Humane Society's Lucky Dog Casino Night.
The Office of Tourism Development of Dawson County will be holding a scenic ride through the county this weekend.
Georgia State Patrol Post 37-Cumming is accepting gifts for the Marine Corps' annual Toys for Tots drive.
The local Alliance of Churches is expecting several hundred dinner guests for the annual community Thanksgiving feast at the Lakeview Center next week.
Residents living in Dawson County's Chestatee neighborhood hope to spread cheer this holiday season by donating turkeys to the local food pantry.
Work to smooth the traffic flow around Dawsonville's downtown square is complete.
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 come true.
A local man was flown to an Atlanta hospital Monday afternoon after he suffered serious injuries in a farming equipment accident.
An area residential facility for women battling addiction and mental health issues recently moved its popular store into the former Outdoor Traditions building at Ga. 400 and Hwy. 136 in Dawsonville.
Come spring, kids of all ages will be able to enjoy a new water feature at Rock Creek Park after commissioners last week approved a proposal by the local Rotary Club to donate a splash pad.
Luke Holmes may just be 7, but he understands the sacrifices servicemen and women make for his country.
Work is expected to begin this week on reshaping the roads around Dawsonville's historic courthouse into a true roundabout.
An area nonprofit is holding the grand opening of its new thrift store location this weekend.
Everyone knows a jerk, even if they don't want to single out who it is. But one native Georgia author is calling out the nefarious folks in the state's history.
Veterans of all ages and from each military branch will be honored Monday during Dawsonville's ninth annual Veterans Day celebration.
A local family hopes their love for playing cards will pay off this week as they travel to the largest souvenir and gift show in the nation to promote a new card game they developed.
A man was reported shot at a Dawson County residence shortly after noon Thursday.