The Dawson Chorale, a singing group sponsored by the Bowen Center for the Arts, is planning their Variety Show later this month. The show will be held at the Performing Arts Center on the Dawson County High School campus on April 29. Tickets will be on sale at the door at 6:30 p.m. with the concert beginning at 7 p.m. Joining the special concert this year are singers from Dawson County Junior High and Dawson County High schools led by respective chorus directors Kevin Woody and Spencer Wright. Concert-goers will enjoy songs from the past several decades. Included are “Somebody to Love” by Queen, “Heaven is a Place on Earth” by Belinda Carlisle, “Fields of Gold” by Sting, “Scarborough Fair” by Simon & Garfunkel and “I Want it That Way” by the Backstreet Boys.
UPDATE: Development Authority of Dawson County awarded $300,000 grant to help with manufacturer BTD’s local expansion project.