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PHOTOS: Exceptional athletes shine at Spring Games
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Wyatt Corn, 10, dabs after scoring a hockey goal during the annual Spring Games at Dawson County High School on April 11. - photo by Jessica Taylor
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Exceptional children from Dawson County Junior High School get the crowd pupped by clapping and cheering as they walk the track at Dawson County High School during the Spring Games parade on April 11. - photo by Jessica Taylor
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Riverview Elementary School fourth grader Rowan Kohl pets K9 officer Pelle from the Dawson County Sheriff’s Office who was there to meet with exceptional children as part of this year’s initiative to introduce community members to local law enforcement and emergency personnel. - photo by Jessica Taylor
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Parachute was one of the 15 activities for exceptional children to enjoy at the annual Spring Games on April 11. - photo by Jessica Taylor
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Dawson County volunteers cheer on a young Lumpkin County bowler at the Spring Games on April 11. - photo by Jessica Taylor
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Riverview Elementary School Pre-K student Owen Dawson tries on a SWAT helmet during the Spring Games on April 11. - photo by Jessica Taylor
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Dawson County Schools Director of Exceptional Children Hershel Bennett shows off the Dawson County Sheriff’s Office inmate transport van during the Spring Games at Dawson County High School. - photo by Jessica Taylor
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A Lumpkin County athlete kicks a soccer ball to score a goal during the Spring Games at Dawson County High School. - photo by Jessica Taylor
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Members of the Dawson County Sheriff’ Office and Emergency Services wave to the parade at the beginning of the Spring Games at Dawson County High School. This year’s games featured “Touch a Truck” where exceptional children could meet with local officers and emergency personnel and sit in emergency vehicles. - photo by Jessica Taylor
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Kids enjoy exploring the Dawson County Emergency Services firetruck that was on display at the Spring Games at Dawson County High School on April 11. - photo by Jessica Taylor
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A Dawson County Schools athlete works his way through an obstacle course, one of the 15 events for exceptional children to participate in at the Spring Games on April 11. - photo by Jessica Taylor
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Exceptional children, teachers and volunteers began the annual Spring Games with a parade around the track at Dawson County High School on April 11. - photo by Jessica Taylor
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A young boy runs under the parachute during the Spring Games at Dawson County High School. - photo by Jessica Taylor
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A group of Dawson County athletes and volunteers take a break from competing to enjoy frozen ice from Kona Ice on April 11. - photo by Jessica Taylor