Students on summer vacation enjoyed a soot-covered and wet time during the recent junior fire academy.
In an emotionally uplifting commencement ceremony at Free Chapel, 1,111 students graduated from Lanier Technical College on June 13.
The Georgia Department of Education is rolling out a new set of tests to replace the old methods of assessing students.
The Dawson County Board of Education has announced its list of Teachers of the Year for 2015.
The Dawson County Board of Education set the budget for the upcoming fiscal year at $33.9 million during a meeting Monday night.
Since its opening in 2010, students at Riverview Elementary have noticed one particular problem with their otherwise great school. Shade.
The Dawson County Library is gearing up for a summer full of shows for all ages.
Dawson County's new school superintendent is ready to pick up where his predecessor left off.
The Forsyth County Board of Education announced Monday afternoon that Keith Porter will serve as interim superintendent of the school system until the position is filled in the fall.
The Dawson County Board of Education has announced the sole finalist to become the next principal of Dawson County High School is a veteran educator from neighboring Hall County.
Students who had eagerly awaited this moment for 13 years gathered at Tigers Stadium on Saturday morning to begin their future.
Kilough Elementary had its students running laps half the day May 9.
Dawson County schools and parks will be opening their doors once again to help feed the hungry over the summer.
Erin Osborne has accomplished something that, according to Riverview Elementary officials, no other student from Dawson County has.
It was a veritable who's who of school superintendents and system employees, both past and present and from surrounding counties, at the Dawson County Board of Education on Sunday.
The Dawson County School System is already looking ahead to its newest generation of students.
The Dawson County Public Library will soon play host to a nationally known singer and storyteller.
Each year, the Dawson County school system sets aside a week for "exceptional students."
Dawson County students who otherwise may not have been able to afford college are getting another shot at higher education.
Dawson County voters have decided to extend the Education Special Purpose Local Option Sales Tax for a fifth time.
The tax received 398 votes (83.44 percent) in favor to 79 votes (16.56 percent) against it.
Students returned to school last week following a period of wintry weather that left 75 percent of the county without power and nearly 1,000 trees down in the area for several days.
Dawson County voters will get a say this and next week over whether or not they want a 1-cent educational sales tax to continue.
Some students plan and schedule to be the best student they can be. For others, hard work and a thirst for knowledge help them reach for the stars.
With words like "spaceship" flying out of the caller's mouth, the Dawson County System-wide Spelling Bee was sure to make its winner "famous," which, coincidentally, was another of the words that the county's best spellers had to figure out to move on.
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