A local group charged with updating the county's hazardous mitigation plan is seeking community input.
In the name of charity, Dawson County residents have the chance to go jump in the lake this weekend.
Bill Reister had a perfect day for flying - blue skies, warm temperatures and slight breezes - when his small airplane took off from Gwinnett County Airport-Briscoe Field in Lawrenceville.
Judy Brandon cried almost five decades ago when she married her sweetheart John at Trinity Lutheran Church in Wisconsin.
A brief ceremony will be held Friday afternoon in observance of Arbor Day.
In its second year, interest in the Dawson County Equestrian Club is taking off.
Proceeds from a dinner and dance Saturday night will benefit the family of a local deputy who collapsed while on duty late last year.
A Dawsonville teen died Sunday while rappelling with friends in western North Carolina.
For many, Relay for Life is an opportunity to fight cancer and raise money to support research for a cure.
The first female driver to win a regular Georgia division truck racing title presented a victory souvenir Monday to the Georgia Racing Hall of Fame.
Volunteers were breathing a sigh of relief Friday afternoon as they calculated the final contributions to United Way for Dawson County's 2010 fundraising campaign.
A resident of Dawson County recently won first place in a national event for her agricultural abilities.
Presidential candidate John Davis, a republican from Colorado, announced he will be in Dawsonville on Saturday to talk with residents "about fixing America."
While chocolates and roses are expected on Valentine's Day, unique and unforgettable sweetheart gifts are popular this year.
The community is invited to a celebration of trees Friday afternoon at War Hill Park on Lake Lanier.
The Dawson County Tree Preservation Committee, in conjunction with Keep Dawson County Beautiful and the local extension agency, will meet at 2 p.m. in honor of Arbor Day, held in Georgia on the third week of February each year.
Crews were still moving downed trees from roadways and responding to weather-related incidents Tuesday afternoon, more than 12 hours after Mother Nature dumped at least a an estimated half inch of ice across Dawson County.
"Stay at home and off the roads unless it's an emergency," was the common request among first responders as early as noon Monday.
After an icy winter in 2014, North Georgia's relatively mild 2015 is about to take a turn for the worse.