If all goes as planned, about 15 acres in southern Dawson County will become home to a new soccer complex later this summer.
Anton Sieber, director of Dawson County United Soccer Club, said Monday the complex will be built in phases with construction beginning in July.
A town hall meeting Friday night introduced the new club selected to oversee Dawson County Park and Recreation's soccer program this fall.
Officials with the new organization chosen to oversee Dawson County's parks and recreation soccer program have pledged that fees will not increase.
A decision by the Dawson County Parks and Recreation board to work with a new soccer club has some parents and coaches questioning where their children will play this fall.
When Dawson County Park and Rec sought nominations for a volunteer coach of the year, the criteria was simple.
Parents called it a true "Bad News Bears" story after a Dawson County team won the Super Bowl for their age group earlier this month.
Four members of the Dawsonville Racer swim team competed in the State Park and Recreation championships July 23-24 in Tifton.
The Dawsonville Racer Swim team competed in the Georgia Park and Recreation District 7 swim meet on Saturday, July 10 at the Lanier Aquatic Club in Gainesville. Dawsonville qualified fours swimmers for the state meet on July 23-24 in Tifton.
The Dawsonville Racer swim team picked up several first place ribbons at a recent tri-meet held July 5 at Coosawattee River Resort in Ellijay. Along with Dawsonville was the Coosawattee swim team and the Pickens County Sea Dragons.
The Dawson County Park and Recreation 7-year-old baseball team advanced to the state tournament, which continues through July 7 at Wills Park in Alpharetta.
Rock Creek Park was the sight of this summer's British Soccer Camp. More than 25 future players took part in the event hosted by the Dawson County Park and Recreation Department.
The Dawsonville Racers swim team will begin its season with a home meet at 8:30 a.m. Saturday at Veterans Memorial Park pool.
The Dawson County United under-14 boys' soccer team finished third in the state tournament May 22-23 in Columbus.
Celebrate Memorial Day weekend, the ending of school, and the beginning of summer at the inaugural Splash Bash in Dawson County.
The Dawsonville Racer swim team will begin practice Monday at the pool at Veterans Memorial Park. The swim team offers an opportunity for both boy and girl swimmers to compete competitively against their peers in a positive environment.