To get a point across, sometimes it takes dramatic measures.
Students from Dawson County High School recently glimpsed a day in the life of the working world.
Kids in Dawson County will have the chance to get up close and personal with their favorite trucks during a May 8 event sponsored by the local library.
The Dawson County school board took a final vote last week to redraw attendance zones, making way for the district's fourth elementary school.
Starting next year, it won't be uncommon to spot some impeccably well-dressed students in uniform at Dawson County High School.
Students at Crossroads School treated each other to a nice lunch last week as they took part in an annual work-readiness event put on by school officials.
A parent-teacher organization from Dawson County Middle School is planning a free safety-themed event for April 17 that aims to teach children how best to prevent accidents.
Community leaders and officials with Lanier Technical College gathered Monday to talk about the school's role in Dawson County.
Students at a Catholic college in Dawsonville returned from spring break Monday to begin packing to say goodbye for the semester.
Dawson County High was well represented at the state level in the past month.
The chill of winter weather has passed, and Black's Mill Elementary School is celebrating the new season with a nighttime festival.
Two local young men were recently awarded the rank of Eagle Scout after meeting with a board of review last week.
World War II is a popular subject for students at Riverview Middle School, but there's at least one wartime story they aren't reading in their history books, yet.
A Dawson County student was awarded a scholarship last week from the Sawnee EMC Foundation.
Fifth graders in Dawson County were applauded by teachers, officials and parents last week, who celebrated the students' graduation from a safety promotion program at school.
After several decades serving on the Dawson County Board of Education, the local school system bid farewell to board member Cecil Bennett Nov. 22.
Riverview Elementary School students got a chance earlier this month to experiment with forces of physics, chemicals and the human body.
The Dawson County High School yearbook staff walked away with 14 awards from the Georgia Scholastic Press Association last week.
Third-grade students at every elementary school in Dawson County received a visit Nov. 6 from a local educational advocacy group.
Dawson County Middle School eighth-graders got a chance last week to build digital thermometers from base components. Now, they're learning to use what they created.
The Dawson County Board of Education has big hopes for what it believes will be a great boon to its students.
The Dawson County JROTC has won several awards and accolades in the past, but last weekend, the Raiders competed for a state honor.
Eighth-graders at Dawson County Middle School recently had a chance to work hands-on with technology students and professors from the University of North Georgia.
Lanier Technical College instructors have nominated 16 students for the Georgia Occupational Award of Leadership competition, according to Kari Register, coordinator for the college's GOAL program.
More than 1,500 schools across Georgia are setting aside time this week to celebrate drug-free students.
The pumpkin patch is full again this year, but you don't have to travel far to get the gourds.
In an effort to further support students, Black's Mill Elementary School offers a one-on-one peer mentoring program.
For the third year, Robinson Elementary's entryway is full of pumpkins.
A national insurance agency is making a local call to action for the community as a whole to take a pledge to drive safer.
After choosing its eight teachers of the year from all Dawson County schools, the board of education has named its system Teacher of the Year.