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Pumpkins benefit art

Pumpkins benefit art

The pumpkin patch is full again this year, but you don't have to travel far to get the gourds.

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Mentoring PALS receives donation

Mentoring PALS receives donation

In an effort to further support students, Black's Mill Elementary School offers a one-on-one peer mentoring program.

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Pumpkin patch supports arts

Pumpkin patch supports arts

For the third year, Robinson Elementary's entryway is full of pumpkins.

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Agency gives incentive for safe driving

A national insurance agency is making a local call to action for the community as a whole to take a pledge to drive safer.

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Top teacher selected

Top teacher selected

After choosing its eight teachers of the year from all Dawson County schools, the board of education has named its system Teacher of the Year.

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System considers project manager

The Dawson County Board of Education is considering adding a position that could save the school system money over the long term.

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School board meeting asks for community input

The Dawson County Board of Education heard the concerns and questions of parents in the county last week when they held a public forum to discuss the new five-year plan for the system.

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School’s first run equals spooky fun

With Halloween only a few weeks away, Riverview Middle School is gearing up for a spooky run for a good cause.

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Science teacher honored for work

Science teacher honored for work

Hightower Academy Teacher of the Year Niki Kenny has been in education for nearly 20 years, five of those in Dawson County.

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Literacy group spreads words

Literacy group spreads words

Dawson county students were paid a visit by a local literacy group last week.

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Pumpkin patch supports arts

A pumpkin patch has sprouted in the lobby of Riverview Elementary School.

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Chorus teacher hits the high notes

Chorus teacher hits the high notes

Students with musical interests at the high school will most likely be familiar with the school's director of choral arts.

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‘Backpack Buddies’ provides snacks for kids

A new collaboration is gearing up to make sure local children are not going hungry when they leave school and are home on the weekends.

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School board seeks community input

The Dawson County Board of Education is seeking comments from residents to help develop a new plan for students.

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Middle school media specialist named tops

Middle school media specialist named tops

Dawson County Middle School's Media Specialist Kim Dutton is in the school's library and media center each day to help students reach their goals.

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System honors award winners

System honors award winners

Two Dawson County High School students were recognized during the last board of education meeting.

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System awarded

System awarded

The Dawson County school system was honored by the state Monday night for its financial reporting.

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Robinson educator named tops

Robinson educator named tops

Robinson Elementary School kindergarten teacher Lisa Bessiere has been named teacher of the year for the downtown school.

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Dawson County prepares for Milestones testing

The State of Georgia is getting ready to roll out a new set of tests for students in order to comply with the Common Core State Standards system.

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