A local man has two weeks to be in compliance with state law after the Dawson County Health Board upheld a decision by animal control that classifies his 2-year-old Cane Corso Mastiff as vicious.
There was a sea of neon, spandex and teased hair as the decade of glam rocked Dawsonville last weekend.
Postal customers are being asked to help Stamp out Hunger by donating nonperishable food items that will be given to the local food pantry.
After a recent personnel shift, the Dawson County Treatment Court has named Heather Herrington as its new coordinator.
The Dawson County Historical and Genealogical Society will be opening its doors in the historic courthouse in the center of downtown for the second year in hopes to draw more interest to local history.
Rotary Club of Dawson County was recently one of nine clubs in District 6910 to receive the Gold Club designation during the district's 2014 conference at Jekyll Island.
The city will be rocking when the region's hottest tribute bands converge this weekend for Rockin' it in the Sticks in downtown Dawsonville.
Lifelong fan and one-time driver James Bolt "JB" Day once rode his bike all the way from South Carolina to watch a race at Lakewood Speedway in Atlanta. He was 11 at the time.
The second time was a charm for the Dawson County Humane Society's 12th annual Dogleg Charity Golf Tournament.
Spring-like conditions last weekend were ideal for the Dawson County Arts Center's annual Art in the Garden Festival.
Artists and artisans from across the North Georgia area will soon be gathered in Dawsonville for what has become a yearly tradition.
The Dawson County Public Library will be offering a secure way to destroy confidential records today from 10 a.m. to noon.
Keep Dawson County Beautiful set a new record during its recent electronic recycling effort.
The 2014 American Cancer Society Relay for Life campaign culminated with fun, games and music last weekend.
The Kinsey Family Farm played host Saturday to diners and dancers contributing to future learning.
A ceremony was held last week to celebrate the latest graduates of the Dawson County Citizens Academy.
The community paid tribute to servicemen and women of all ages and from each branch of the military Tuesday during Dawsonville's Veterans Day celebration.
The Chestatee Regional Library is offering library patrons a chance to do away with their fines by helping out a good cause.
Christmas is less than two months away and one local organization is looking for ways to help make it a happy time for everyone.
Veterans of all ages and from each branch of the military will be honored Tuesday during Dawsonville's 10th annual Veterans Day celebration.
With Halloween falling on a Friday this year, there are sure to be tricks and treats for everyone.
Preparations are under way for the eighth annual Lunch at an Artful Table fundraiser for the Dawson County Arts Council.
Rotary Club of Dawson County was recently named Volunteer of the Year by the Georgia Recreation and Park Association for building a waterpark, Rotary Island, at Rock Creek Park.
The more than 100,000 visitors that flock to Dawsonville the fourth weekend in October couldn't have asked for better weather for the 47th annual Mountain Moonshine Festival.
Longtime editor Stephanie Woody has been named general manager of the Dawson Community News.
A Dawson County man was killed Monday evening in an incident involving a log splitter at his home.