Some say time seems to stand still on the hallowed grounds of Lumpkin Campground during the weeklong spiritual revival and celebration known as campmeeting.
Open the door to get to the downstairs level of the Margie Weaver Senior Center in Dawsonville on a Tuesday or Thursday morning and the sounds of music and laughter will greet you in the stairwell.
It is now legal to "shoot the hooch" with hooch in Georgia.
Hundreds from across the community were in downtown Dawsonville Sunday afternoon to show their support for law enforcement.
A nonprofit that advocates for abused and neglected children must say goodbye to its director after more than six years, though the person named interim director is already familiar with the group.
A local teen will not let disrespect by a chosen few detour him from supporting American servicemen and women.
It's not always an easy task to impress an 11-year-old.
A Dawson County woman is receiving treatment after being bitten by a rabid dog June 24.
On the hottest day reported in four years, hundreds cooled off at Rotary Island Saturday and enjoyed a summer day at the park.
The votes have been tallied and the Dawson County News is proud to announce the Best of Dawson winners.
Organizers are asking Independence Day revelers to RSVP to Monday's fireworks extravaganza at Atlanta Motorsports Park in western Dawson County.
Children should go to bed happy, not hungry is the profound theme for volunteers with Meals by Grace
Lanier Technical College held its 2016 commencement Friday night at Free Chapel, awarding 235 degrees, 394 diplomas and 631 certificates.
Rotary Club of Dawson County invites the entire community out to Rotary Day at Rotary Island Saturday for a summer celebration featuring free food, music, games, entertainment and even a waterslide.
Elementary math students in all Dawson County schools will soon have access to a new, comprehensive math resource program.
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A Dawson County man was arrested and charged with first degree burglary following a reported incident on Ridge Road late last month.
The Kiwanis Club of Dawson County has put local runners on notice: The revenuers are coming for you.
LAKE LANIER - The Forsyth County Sheriff's Office issued an unusual request Monday: for anyone with information regarding an urn found floating on Lake Lanier ...
Kids and adults longing for one last taste of summer can jump in at Veterans Park on Friday.
The father of a Hall County 12-year-old who was missing for a week and a half faces multiple felony charges.
Struggling to find parking at LongHorn may be the norm on a Friday night, but last Friday morning there was barely an available spot.
Georgia Milestones test scores were released last week and Dawson County students were in the top 20 in the state in multiple grade levels across ...
Though summer hardly seems to be winding down, kids across the county will move back into classrooms on Aug. 5.
Dawson County Schools are back in business on Friday.
Fake laughing may have gotten a bad rap.
Dawson County deputies raided an underground gambling parlor Saturday night and arrested several well-known wiseguys on alcohol and racketeering charges.
Dawson County's runoff election for sheriff and tax commissioner ended in narrow victories Tuesday night.
Those on the inside can't fully explain it and those on the outside can't fully understand it.
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