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Local 4-H members win district project honors

Ten Dawson County 4-H members recently returned from the Northeast District Project Achievement competition with honors in their project areas.

March 18, 2009 | | Education

Gooch appointed to technical board

Lumpkin County resident Stephen W. "Steve" Gooch was appointed last week to serve as the Ninth Congressional District Representative on the State Board of Technical and Adult Education.

March 11, 2009 | Michele Hester | Education

A new way to learn

Teresa Conowal says her job has changed drastically over the past four to five years.

March 11, 2009 | By Elizabeth Hamilton Staff Writer | Education

Assistant superintendent named

Former Dawson County High School Principal Rick Brown will soon be working in the Dawson County School System again.

March 11, 2009 | By Elizabeth Hamilton Staff Writer | Education

Findley’s school history in its second printing

The 250 copies of the first printing of "Yesterday Once More: A History of the Old Schools of Dawson County" are gone, and almost 100 of a second printing have already been ordered.

March 04, 2009 | | Education

Jumping rope for heart

Students at Kilough Elementary recently participated in Jump Rope For Heart, a national educational fundraising program that is sponsored by the American Heart Association and the American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance.

March 04, 2009 | By Elizabeth Hamilton Staff Writer | Education

Program aids humane society

"My SUV was stacked to the roof," said Jane Graves of the items that were donated during a community service project last week.

March 04, 2009 | By Elizabeth Hamilton Staff Writer | Education

Jarrett takes home the Philip Wright Award

Dawson County Middle School teacher Beth Jarrett was recognized as the recipient of the Philip Wright Award at the school board meeting recently.

March 04, 2009 | By Elizabeth Hamilton Staff Writer | Education

STAR student, teacher honored

Dawson County High senior Allyson Orr didn't set out to become her school's STAR student. But after posting a 1930 on the SAT, that's exactly what she accomplished.

February 25, 2009 | By Elizabeth Hamilton Staff Writer | Education

Support for school nurse funds builds

Not content to stand by and await a budget verdict, supporters of the school nurse program are rallying to preserve state funding.

February 18, 2009 | By Elizabeth Hamilton Staff Writer | Education

History brought to life at Kilough Elementary

Students at Kilough Elementary School had the opportunity to step back into time on Abraham Lincoln's 200th birthday with "Honest Abe" himself.

February 18, 2009 | By Elizabeth Hamilton Staff Writer | Education

Student artwork on display

A high school art project landed designs of several Dawson County students on display at the Bowen Center for the Arts.

February 11, 2009 | By Elizabeth Hamilton Staff Writer | Education

Student center renovated at Gainesville College

Gainesville State College leaders of past and present gathered at noon Jan. 28 to celebrate the grand opening of the $8.2 million expanded and renovated student center.

February 04, 2009 | By Jessica Jordan DCN Regional Staff | Education

Vocational rehabilitation available

The task of finding a job can, at times, be difficult and applicants are at the mercy of several different factors that determine employment including meeting qualifications and number of years of experience, to having a disability or a felony on their record.

February 04, 2009 | By Elizabeth Hamilton Staff Writer | Education

Book program back on track

A new organization hopes to rekindle children's interest in reading, starting with Dawson County's youngest residents.

February 04, 2009 | Michele Hester | Education

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Lanier Technical College names semi-finalists for GOAL award

Four Lanier Technical College students have been selected as the college's semi-finalists for the Georgia Occupational Award of Leadership, or GOAL award, according to Kari Register, coordinator for the Lanier Technical College's GOAL program.

January 21, 2015 | | Education

Middle School poets printed in annual writing collection

Students from Dawson County Middle School were recently given the chance to have their writing works published for a much wider audience to see.

January 21, 2015 | David Renner | Education

School leaders examine future

While it may be quite a way off, local school leaders are looking at ways to help students transition from middle to high school.

January 14, 2015 | David Renner | Education

Superintendent addresses chamber

Dawson County School Superintendent Damon Gibbs gave his first address to the Dawson County Chamber of Commerce during its monthly luncheon last week.

January 14, 2015 | David Renner | Education

High school named to district honor roll

Dawson County High School has yet another accolade to add to its list - this time in academics.

January 14, 2015 | David Renner | Education

Spelling bees begin to buzz for students

Dawson County elementary and middle school spellers are warming up and moving on to compete in this year's district spelling bee.

January 14, 2015 | David Renner | Education

School officials prepared for extreme temperatures

Dawson County School Superintendent Damon Gibbs on Wednesday said the system is prepared for the freezing weather moving into the area this evening.

January 07, 2015 | Michele Hester | Education

Dawson County participates in day of coding

The Development Authority of Dawson County, in conjunction with the Next Generation Youth Clubhouse and the Dawson County School System, supported student education in computer science by participating in the Georgia Day of Code on Dec. 10.

December 24, 2014 | David Renner | Education

Art show finds new direction of travel

Each year, Dawson County High School puts on its annual art show to display the works and techniques its students learn.

December 17, 2014 | David Renner | Education

Ornaments benefit needy

For the third year in a row, Robinson Elementary continues its trend of selling ornaments.

December 10, 2014 | David Renner | Education

Youth leadership award winners named

With applications examined and hopefuls interviewed, this year's Hugh O'Brian Leadership Award winners have been announced.

December 10, 2014 | David Renner | Education

Lanier Tech named state's top technical college

December 05, 2014 | By Kristen Oliver DCN regional staff | Education

Board bids farewell

After several decades serving on the Dawson County Board of Education, the local school system bid farewell to board member Cecil Bennett Nov. 22.

November 26, 2014 | David Renner | Education


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