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Girls basketball summer program gets underway

Girls' basketball at Dawson County had a successful season last year that ended with a trip to the second round of state playoffs and a runner-up finish in the region.

May 31, 2016 | Amy French | SPORTS


Elliott finishes in the top 10 again

Consistency continues to be the theme of Chase Elliott's first season in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series as he earned another top spot during last weekend's race at the Charlotte Motor Speedway.

May 31, 2016 | Amy French | SPORTS


Track team honored for successful season

The Dawson County track program finished a successful season that saw multiple students achieve personal bests and break school records.

May 24, 2016 | Amy French | SPORTS


Golf tournament raises funds to help overcome addictions

The Jericho House, a non-profit drug and alcohol recovery program, held its fifth annual golf tournament last week in hopes of raising funds to expand facilities and services.

May 24, 2016 | Amy French | SPORTS


Maroon and white game all about speed

There was plenty to see and no time to get bored for any Dawson County football fan during Saturday's maroon and white game.

May 18, 2016 | Amy French | SPORTS


Lacey and Queen top the region

Coach Jed Lacey's commitment to soccer is unwavering.

May 17, 2016 | Amy French | SPORTS


High school wins All Sports Award under athletic director of the year

When Dawson County High School's Athletic Director Grady Turner talks about his student athletes, he's like a proud dad bragging on his kids.

May 17, 2016 | Amy French | SPORTS


Elliott cards career best Sprint Cup finish with third place run at Dover

After what Jeff Gordon called the craziest race he's ever seen at the Dover International Speedway, Dawsonville rookie Chase Elliott had his best career finish in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series coming in third on Sunday.

May 16, 2016 | Amy French | SPORTS


Dawson County boys’ soccer falls in the quarterfinals

After a strong showing against Rutland to advance to the quarterfinals of the Class AAA state playoffs, the Dawson County Tigers fell to Oconee High School Friday and finished their run for a state championship.

May 12, 2016 | Amy French | SPORTS


Adams signs to wrestle for Reinhardt College

Harrison Adams was determined to be a wrestler and his determination and perseverance have paid off.

May 12, 2016 | Amy French | SPORTS


Sillesky signs to play basketball

Just a couple of years ago, Eliza Sillesky wasn't sure she wanted to play basketball anymore. After taking a year off, however, she realized she did.

May 12, 2016 | Amy French | SPORTS


Spring game gives football team preview

Spring fever is upon us-of the football variety.

May 12, 2016 | Amy French | SPORTS


Lady Tigers end run for championship

The Westminster Wildcats put an abrupt stop to the Lady Tigers run for a state championship on Saturday night.

May 12, 2016 | Amy French | SPORTS


Westside Patriots take out Tigers in Sweet Sixteen

The Dawson County Tigers' baseball post season came to an end Thursday in the Sweet Sixteen round of state playoffs after a loss in the deciding game against Westside High School in Augusta.

May 06, 2016 | Amy French | SPORTS


Lady Tigers dominate Central in Sweet Sixteen

The Dawson County Lady Tigers soccer team dominated the Central Chargers on Wednesday.

May 05, 2016 | Amy French | SPORTS


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Tigers get win over Northview during Thanksgiving tourney

After a solid start and a close loss to a talented John's Creek team last week, the Dawson County Tigers' boys' basketball program got ...

November 30, 2016 | Amy French | SPORTS


Lady Tigers fall short against Habersham

The Lady Tigers varsity basketball team traveled to Habersham Central over the weekend and played a tight game against the Lady Raiders, but were unable ...

November 30, 2016 | Amy French | SPORTS


Swim season under way

Swim season is under way for the Dawson County High School swim team and Coach Linda Sperin is excited about the second year of competition.

November 30, 2016 | Amy French | SPORTS


Young Lady Tigers open with loss

The Dawson County Lady Tigers basketball team had a busy week heading into the Thanksgiving break that started with a pre-season scrimmage win over Rockmart ...

November 28, 2016 | Amy French | SPORTS


Wrestling team out to strong start

The Dawson County Tigers' wrestling team is off to a solid start on the season after posting wins over every opponent it faced last week.

November 28, 2016 | Amy French | SPORTS


Noah Davis signs to play Division I baseball

Dawson County High School senior baseball player Noah Davis signed to play at Garner Webb University last week during a ceremony with friends and family.

November 28, 2016 | Amy French | SPORTS


Tigers open with win

The Dawson County Tigers varsity boys' basketball team opened the season with a win on the road last week at Rabun County.

November 28, 2016 | Amy French | SPORTS


Chase Elliott is rookie of the year

After an 11th place finish at the Homestead-Miami Speedway, Chase Elliott has officially earned Sprint Cup Rookie of the Year honors.

November 28, 2016 | Amy French | SPORTS


Basketball season opens this week

The Dawson County boys and girls varsity basketball seasons will get underway this week when the teams travel to Rabun County tomorrow to open play.

November 16, 2016 | Amy French | SPORTS


Football season comes to an end

Outside the Dawson County Tigers field house on Monday morning, shoulder pats sat on the pavement drying from their early morning, end-of-season cleaning.

November 16, 2016 | Amy French | SPORTS


Georgia Racing Hall of Fame inducts 2016 class

The quiet heroes of another era gathered on Saturday afternoon at the Georgia Racing Hall of Fame to honor this year's five inductees and ...

November 16, 2016 | Amy French | SPORTS


McGinnis signs to play softball for the Battlers

Dawson County High School senior Sydney McGinnis knew she wanted to continue playing softball and when she visited the campus of Alderson Broaddus University in ...

November 16, 2016 | Amy French | SPORTS


Playoff heartbreak

The Dawson County Tigers were plagued by turnovers--six of them--on Friday night and their playoff hopes were dashed by the Lovett Lions with a 49-28 ...

November 12, 2016 | Amy French | SPORTS


Boys’ cross country team reaches podium at state

The Dawson County High School cross country team accomplished another first last week when the boys finished fourth place in state and made it onto ...

November 09, 2016 | Amy French | SPORTS


Competition cheerleaders make it three in a row

For the third year in a row the Dawson County High School competitive cheerleading squad has become region champions.

November 09, 2016 | Amy French | SPORTS


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