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.
Walking on stage as one of the top five contestants in Saturday night's Miss Dawson County pageant, Kirstie Broadwell smiled confidently at the crowd of friends and family in the audience.
A Dawson County school teacher was recently awarded a grant through Sawnee EMC's Bright Ideas program.
Land of the free, indeed.
Business leaders and public officials honored Dawson County's teachers of the year during a luncheon March 11, where school administrators got to brag on some of the district's best educators.
Tech-savvy teenagers from Dawson County High School brought home awards this month after a successful run at a state competition.
Synergy, the competition clogging team with several Dawson County members, recently competed in the 2010 Clogging Champions of America national clogging competition, the Showdown of Champions.
The Dawson County Board of Education is moving forward with plans to redraw attendance zones to make way for the district's fourth elementary school.
The Dawson County School System will soon be able to pay for some of its projects listed in the latest 1-cent education sales tax referendum.
The scope and makeup of Dawson County's only alternative school has shifted over the years, according to Anthony Guisasola.
During the summer months, there are not students roaming the halls of area schools, but come August, when class is back in session, officers charged with securing their safety plan to be ready in the event of a dangerous situation.
The Dawson County Library was flooded with kids looking for food, fun and learning last week during the Edible Science display.
Dawson County residents will have a chance to honor a late teacher and historian with the gift of life.
After jumping in a cold lake in February for three years in a row, Brian Burke has decided to find a warmer way to raise money for literacy.