Dawson County Emergency Services in partnership with Safe Kids will have certified child passenger safety technicians available to provide car seat inspections and advice from 2-4 p.m. Sept. 22 at Wal-Mart in Dawsonville.
United Way for Dawson County kicks off its 2010 fundraising campaign this Friday with a Day of Caring.
Authorities are investigating reports of alleged fraud totaling more than $10,000 at a sports academy north of Dawsonville.
Trainer Leslie Bean explains dressage as a "tango between horse and rider."
Services were held Sunday for a former pastor involved in a Sept. 1 collision with a tour bus in Dawson County.
On Saturday, nine years will have passed since the terrorists attacks on the United States.
The chairman of the Dawson County Health Board is urging residents to visit the health department for annual flu shots.
A local non-profit that provides support for those on the road to recovery now has a home in Dawson County.
Luck was on the side of the Dawson County Humane Society on Aug. 28 as volunteers collected proceeds from the inaugural Lucky Dog Casino fundraiser.
The elderly man involved in a collision with a tour bus in Dawson County Wednesday morning has died.
Authorities are investigating an apparent stabbing that left a 26-year-old man hospitalized Tuesday in critical condition.
A Dawson County official posed the question to a crowd of more than 50 at the local library: "What if we could turn this county into the outdoor playground of Atlanta?"
Critters living at the local animal shelter hope you're feeling lucky Saturday for the Dawson County Humane Society's inaugural Lucky Dog Casino night.
Considered by many to be the University of Georgia's greatest quarterback in history, David Greene took time out of his schedule to speak to the local Jaycee's club last week.
Dawson County Tea Party organizers say they were not surprised by the high attendance at last week's meeting.
Be on the lookout for food, drinks and fun this weekend as the downtown area plays host to the second annual Dawsonville Music and Beer Festival.
Rotary Island at Rock Creek Park will be open for the Labor Day weekend.
Etowah Water and Sewer Authority recently recognized one of its board members for a quarter-century of service.
A man from Cumming died when his tractor overturned earlier this week.
After waiting a couple years, little Mason Hyde has reached all of the milestones, including a desired weight and finding a donor, required for a kidney transplant.
The Georgia Department of Labor announced this week that the unemployment rate in the Georgia Mountains region increased to 6.7 percent in June, up three-tenths of a percentage point from 6.4 percent in May.
A recent benefit brought the community together to walk at Rock Creek Park for a local woman battling cancer.
A 21-year-old Baldwin man was killed Wednesday evening after he lost control of his motorcycle on Hwy. 9 South and collided with a pick-up truck.
Rep. Kevin Tanner was recently named legislator of the year by the Brain Injury Association of Georgia for his work on a resolution that could transfer additional funding to help those with traumatic brain injuries.
Lumpkin Campground Campmeeting began more than 180 years ago, meeting for summer revival after local men paid $1 for the 40-acre lot.
Lynn Nahlik looks forward to campmeeting at Lumpkin Campground all year.
Come mid-August, kids of all ages will be able to cool off in the new splash pad at Rock Creek Park.
Families and friends will gather and time will take a step back and slow down next week at the Lumpkin Campground Campmeeting.
In an effort to keep kids safe and to raise awareness of a problem not often talked about, Dawson County Family Connection will be holding classes to raise awareness of child sexual abuse.