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Track team honored for successful season

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.

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Golf tournament raises funds to help overcome addictions

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 ...

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 Maroon and white game all about speed

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.

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Lacey and Queen top the region

Lacey and Queen top the region

Coach Jed Lacey's commitment to soccer is unwavering.

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

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.

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

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 ...

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Dawson County boys’ soccer falls in the quarterfinals

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 ...

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Adams signs to wrestle for Reinhardt College

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

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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 ...

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Spring game gives football team preview

Spring fever is upon us-of the football variety.

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Lady Tigers end run for championship

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.

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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 ...

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Lady Tigers dominate Central in Sweet Sixteen

Lady Tigers dominate Central in Sweet Sixteen

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

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Dawson County Tigers boys’ soccer moves to Elite Eight

Dawson County Tigers boys’ soccer moves to Elite Eight

Dawson County boys' soccer moved past the Rutland Hurricanes last night to face Oconee County in the Elite Eight of the GHSA state playoffs.

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Elliott survives at Talladega

Elliott survives at Talladega

Survival seemed to be the word for this year's NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at the Talladega Superspeedway and Dawsonville's rookie driver Chase ...

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Dawson soccer gets first round win

The end of April meant a hotly contested finale to the first round of soccer state playoffs for the Dawson County High School boys' team.

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Lady Tigers advance in playoffs

The Dawson County Lady Tigers advanced to the Sweet Sixteen round of the Class AAA state playoffs with a win Friday night over the Sonoraville ...

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Varsity volleyball coming to Dawson County High School

Girls' volleyball is finally coming to Dawson County.

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Tigers take 3 from Indians

Tigers take 3 from Indians

The Dawson County High School varsity baseball team secured the second seed in the region with a win in the first game of Friday's ...

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Lady Tigers win region track title

Lady Tigers win region track title

Dawson County track had a history making week as the girls' team finished at the top of the region for the first time ever.

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Dawson County senior signs with Piedmont College

Dawson County senior signs with Piedmont College

When senior runner Melanie Rimawi went out for ninth grade soccer, she had no trouble with the conditioning. So much so, people told her she ...

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Tigers back in the swing

Tigers back in the swing

The Dawson County varsity baseball team swept Fannin County last week to put themselves in contention for a strong finish in the region, as well ...

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Dawson County senior signs with Piedmont College

Dawson County senior signs with Piedmont College

When senior runner Melanie Rimawi went out for ninth grade soccer, she had no trouble with the conditioning. So much so, people told her she ...

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Three Tigers sign to play football

Three Tigers sign to play football

Dawson County High School had three of its Tiger football players sign to continue play at the next level during a joint event last week.

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Former Dawson County quarterback signs to play Canadian football

Former Dawson County quarterback signs to play Canadian football

Former Dawson County Tiger quarterback Zach Buchan signed last week to play football at the University of Guelph in Ontario, Canada.

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Board approves Chad Pittman as boys’ basketball coach

Board approves Chad Pittman as boys’ basketball coach

During the April meeting of the Dawson County Board of Education, the board voted to approve Chad Pittman as the new head boys' basketball coach ...

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Elliott takes fourth at Bristol

Elliott takes fourth at Bristol

Rookie NASCAR driver Chase Elliott once again finished in the top five, besting his previous finish last weekend, with a fourth place spot at Bristol ...

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Elliott finishes fifth in Texas

Elliott finishes fifth in Texas

Despite a start from the back of the field, Dawsonville's Chase Elliott was able to race his way to his highest finish in NASCAR ...

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Tigers’ take last game in West Hall series

Tigers’ take last game in West Hall series

After a rough week against Franklin County, and dropping the first two games of the series, the Tigers were able to get a win over ...

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Racing loses a legend

Racing legend Charlie Mincey has died.

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Brody Chester signs to play for West Georgia Tech

Brody Chester signs to play for West Georgia Tech

Baseball players crowded into the media center with family and friends at Dawson County High School last month to watch senior Brody Chester sign to ...

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Racing community loses a legend

Racing community loses a legend

Racing legend Charlie Mincey has died.

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Lady Tigers get record win

Lady Tigers get record win

The Lady Tiger track team had a strong showing last week with the girls relay team setting a school record in their win.

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Lady Tigers shutout opponents

The Dawson County Lady Tigers traveled to Franklin County last week and came away with a shutout.

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Boys’ track takes seven first place spots

Boys’ track takes seven first place spots

The Dawson County boys track team had a record setting day with close to half of the athletes setting personal records and the relay team ...

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No. 3 Tigers win over Franklin County

The Tigers soccer team overcame a slow start to beat Franklin County away last week.

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Tigers drop series to Franklin County

Tigers drop series to Franklin County

The undefeated Franklin County Lions were too much for the Tigers Saturday in blustery conditions at Dawson County High School.

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Former Lady Tiger named Southern Conference Women’s Golfer of the Week

Former Lady Tiger named Southern Conference Women’s Golfer of the Week

Western Carolina freshman and Dawson County alumna Madison Caldwell was named Southern Conference's Women's Golfer of the Week after finishing first among 20 ...

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Junior varsity baseball wins Mountain League tourney

Junior varsity baseball wins Mountain League tourney

The Dawson County junior varsity baseball team won the Mountain League Tournament championship last weekend at Gilmer High School.

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Brody Chester signs to play for West Georgia Tech

Brody Chester signs to play for West Georgia Tech

Baseball players crowded into the media center with family and friends at Dawson County High School last week to watch senior Brody Chester sign to ...

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Middle school basketball camp offers fundamentals

Though the official start of basketball season in Dawson County is months away, the new head coach for the varsity boys program, Chad Pittman, is ...

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