Officials are hoping emergency aid is available to repair some of the damage caused by heavy thunderstorms that dropped as much as 10 inches of rain in parts of Dawson County last week.
A carwash and pancake breakfast Saturday will benefit the family of a local girl who was recently diagnosed with leukemia.
Fall parks and recreation sports kick-off Friday night with a pep rally and a movie beneath the stars at Veterans Memorial Park.
Repairs were made and all of the roads that were closed due to flooding after Wednesday's heavy rainfall have reopened.
Heavy rainfall overnight and into the morning caused a number of problems on roadways in Dawson County Wednesday.
Dawson County has once again been named one of only two regional Veterans Day sites in Georgia.
The Georgia Racing Hall of Fame welcomes racers, mechanics, owners, track officials, fans and anyone with a personal connection to the historic Lakewood Speedway to Dawsonville Saturday to reminisce and remember the great times they had at the famed track.
First Baptist Church of Dawsonville had fewer than 50 active members when Pastor Jim Gaines arrived.
For one week during the summer, families from Dawson and Lumpkin counties get together at a small campground off Lumpkin Campground Road.
Eighty riders from across the state gathered in Dawsonville early last Saturday to take a 60 mile ride through Dawson County.
The Dawson County Library is proud to announce the revitalization of an old tradition. The Friends of the Library group will once again be a part of the Dawson County community. Eleven members, headed by group president Frank Poltenson, have recently formed an interim board and adopted a set of by-laws. "For two years, we had to say no when people asked if we had a friends group," said library branch manager Stacey Leonhardt. "It ...
The bridge on Black's Mill Road will be closed Thursday as crews make some upgrades to the crossing.
Pete Bearden was 12 when he made his first batch of moonshine in the backwoods of Dawson County.
Twenty three-month-old Mason Hyde needs a kidney and his father just happens to be a donor match.
Several streets in downtown Dawsonville soon will sport names that reflect the city's unique and nationally recognized auto racing heritage.
Authorities Wednesday afternoon identified the pilot in Monday night's fatal plane crash in Dawson County as John H. Culbertson, Jr. of Atlanta.
The reason for the season will be showcased this weekend as the congregation at Bethel Baptist Church presents an elaborate, full-scale production depicting the story of Christ.
Two art galleries in Dawson County will be on the map next week for the second annual North Georgia Art Ramble.
Dozens of volunteers from area churches, civic groups and youth organizations served up several hundred meals during the Community Thanksgiving Dinner.
A sophomore is well on her to way to breaking the volunteer record for students at Dawson County High School.
In what officials hope will become a new holiday tradition, Dawsonville will hold its first Christmas parade on Saturday.
This year, instead of waiting until the first minutes of Black Friday at midnight, retailers opened their stores Thanksgiving night to give shoppers the deals they had been waiting on.
Several men and women with Dawson County Emergency Services were recognized during the department's annual recognition and awards banquet last week.
GAINESVILLE - Hundreds of residents from across the region turned out Monday morning to hear from a panel of professionals and members of the U.S. House of Representatives Oversight and Government Reform Committee on how the Affordable Care Act is affecting local doctors, insurance companies, small business owners and families.
Several hundred dinner guests are expected tonight at the fourth annual community Thanksgiving feast at the Lakeview Center.
Despite the brisk weather, motorcyclists filled the parking lot of the Dawsonville Municipal Complex on Sunday during the 22nd Annual Buck Jones Memorial Toy Run.
A longtime downtown pharmacy likely will remain open for several more months despite an Internal Revenue Service auction that sold the property in an effort to collect back taxes.
Area residents could get a taste of winter weather this holiday week.
Instead of traveling with elves by sleigh, Santa arrived in Dawsonville last year with smiling men and women dressed in leather jackets and riding motorcycles.
With the burn ban in Dawson County lifted and a fair amount of rain the past few months, residents have been burning leaves and other trash in their yards more frequently.