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Chase Elliott gets fulltime cup ride in 2016

There was already speculation that Dawsonville's Chase Elliott would take over the No. 24 when four-time NASCAR champion Jeff Gordon announced last week he planned to retire at the end of the 2015 season.

February 04, 2015 | Michele Hester | SPORTS




Banquet remembers racers

Each year, the Georgia Racing Hall of Fame inducts a new class into its hall of legends.

December 17, 2014 | David Renner | SPORTS


Commemorative Chase Elliott T-shirts arrive

Be the first to own a part of Dawsonville's unique racing history.

December 17, 2014 | | SPORTS


Racers to be inducted at hall of fame event

This weekend, the newest class of racers will join their peers in the Georgia Racing Hall of Fame.

December 09, 2014 | David Renner | SPORTS


Beusse helps UNG to earn second place

Dawson County High School graduate, Emily Beusse, helped lead the University of North Georgia's cross country team to a second place finish in the NCAA Division II Southeast Regional Championships.

December 02, 2014 | Pam Jacobs | SPORTS


McIntosh wins at Boyd’s Speedway

Dawsonville's Donald McIntosh sped into the lead at Boyd's Speedway and held off "The Georgia Giant" Shane Clanton to win the Turkey Gobble 50 in Chattanooga on Saturday.

November 25, 2014 | From staff reports editor@dawsonnews.com | SPORTS


Elliott wins Nationwide championship

Nationwide champion. Rookie of the year. Most popular driver.

November 19, 2014 | Michele Hester | SPORTS


Chase Elliott is NASCAR's newest champion

The "si-rene" atop the world-famous Pool Room is screaming through downtown Dawsonville for Chase Elliott

November 15, 2014 | Michele Hester | SPORTS


Elliott clinches the title

Dawsonville's legacy of producing NASCAR champions continued Saturday when Chase Elliott clinched the 2014 Nationwide Series title with a fifth-place finish at Phoenix International Speedway.

November 12, 2014 | Michele Hester | SPORTS


Elliott clinches Nationwide title

November 08, 2014 | | SPORTS


Elliott could clinch Nationwide Series in Phoenix

Dawsonville's Chase Elliott could clinch the NASCAR Nationwide Series title a week before the season ends if all goes well in Phoenix this weekend.

November 04, 2014 | From staff reports editor@dawsonnews.com | SPORTS


Local driver named rookie of the year

Dawsonville native Spencer Davis made history earlier this month when he was named 2014 Rookie of the Year in the NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour series.

October 28, 2014 | From staff reports editor@dawsonnews.com | SPORTS


‘Georgia Shaker’ is festival’s grand marshal

Known as the Georgia Shaker, Hubert Platt is the grand marshal for the 47th annual Mountain Moonshine Festival.

October 22, 2014 | | SPORTS


Voting opens for most popular NASCAR driver

It's another showdown between the rising stars and seasoned veterans of the NASCAR Nationwide Series, NASCAR Camping World Truck Series and NASCAR's seven touring series, as voting for the Most Popular Driver Awards opened Oct. 9.

October 22, 2014 | From staff reports | SPORTS


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Dawson County shuts out Warriors for homecoming win

The only moment of doubt for the Tiger offense on Friday night may have been when the ball hit the upright on a point after ...

September 23, 2016 | Amy French | SPORTS


Elliott takes third in first race of the Chase

In the first race for the Chase at Chicagoland Speedway on Sunday, Dawsonville's Chase Elliott raced to a thrilling third place finish after what ...

September 21, 2016 | Amy French | SPORTS


Tigers lose in double overtime despite ‘valiant effort’

After going into double overtime Friday night, the Dawson County Tigers suffered a heartbreaking loss in Oakwood to the West Hall Spartans.

September 21, 2016 | Amy French | SPORTS


Junior varsity Tigers handle Gilmer

The junior varsity Tigers football team easily handled the Gilmer Bobcats at home last week.

September 21, 2016 | Amy French | SPORTS


Volleyball team opens region play

The Lady Tigers volleyball team hosted a tri-match last Tuesday with Fannin County and East Hall for the team's first region matches.

September 21, 2016 | Amy French | SPORTS


Dawson gets win on road after tough games at home

After a rough stretch at home last week against Union County and Chestatee High School, the Lady Tigers softball team traveled to Fannin County and ...

September 21, 2016 | Amy French | SPORTS


Outrunning his competition

"Running has pretty much taken over my life."

September 21, 2016 | Amy French | SPORTS


Tigers lose heartbreaker in Oakwood

After going into double overtime Friday night, the Dawson County Tigers suffered a heartbreaking loss in Oakwood to the West Hall Spartans.

September 16, 2016 | Amy French | SPORTS


Dawson County prepares for West Hall

Coming off a big win against Chattooga and an early season bye week, the Dawson County Tigers are ready to travel to Oakwood for this ...

September 14, 2016 | Amy French | SPORTS


‘Turning point for our program’

The Dawson County High School cross country team traveled to Marist School last weekend and surprised the large group of schools from Georgia, Florida, Kentucky ...

September 14, 2016 | Amy French | SPORTS


DCA loses to Skipstone

Coming off a victory over the top team in the state in their conference the week prior, Dawson Christian Academy was unable to continue their ...

September 14, 2016 | Amy French | SPORTS


Eighth grade football picks up a shut out on the road

Only one of the four Dawson County football teams had a game last week and the eighth grade boys were able to get a shut ...

September 14, 2016 | Amy French | SPORTS


Elliott earns a spot in The Chase

After a record setting number of cautions during the Federated Auto Parts 400 at the Richmond International Raceway, Dawsonville's Chase Elliott was able to ...

September 14, 2016 | Amy French | SPORTS


JV volleyball continues to excel

While the varsity program celebrated a first-ever victory, the junior varsity Lady Tigers quietly went about their business coming away with multiple match wins last ...

September 14, 2016 | Amy French | SPORTS


Lady Tigers’ volleyball gets first victory

The varsity volleyball team at Dawson County High School came away from last Thursday's tri-match with their first-ever match win in school history when ...

September 14, 2016 | Amy French | SPORTS


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