As his plane touched down at the airport Friday, Sgt. Christopher Goodwin Sr. of Dawsonville breathed a sigh of relief.
Preparations are underway for the third annual Lunch at an Artful Table fundraiser for the Dawson County Arts Council.
It's been more than four decades since the Mountain Moonshine Festival rumbled to life, and locals say it grows larger each year.
They are only mobilized a half dozen times each year, but the Dawson County Sheriff's Special Response Team is ready when the call goes out.
Each year more than 4,000 Americans die in fires and about 20,000 are injured.
Lake Lanier is up, but don't expect it to get too much higher.
The 42nd Annual Dawsonville Mountain Moonshine Festival kicks off with a "Thunder Road Moonshine Run," a caravan consisting of about 52 moonshine-era vintage cars dating from the 1930s to the 1960s.
Thousands of visitors will soon be descending on Dawsonville to participate in one of the most popular festivals in north Georgia.
The streets of downtown Dawsonville will rev to life this weekend during the 42nd Annual Mountain Moonshine Festival.
Lindsey Porter is the new face of KARE for Kids.
With the opening Saturday of deer firearms season, hunters are encouraged to review safety rules and regulations before heading to the woods.
What was supposed to be a afternoon outing for a Dawson County youth and his grandfather turned tragic Oct. 9 when the boy's deer rifle discharged, fatally wounding him.
Emergency officials confirmed a young boy was shot in Dawson Forest Wildlife Management Area late Friday afternoon.
Firefighters at Station 6 near Big Canoe have learned not to leave the bay door open for even a few minutes after recently finding bear prints and overturned trash inside.
The death of a 31-year-old Cleveland man in a single-vehicle wreck Friday night was the sixth fatality on Dawson County roads in 2009 and first since the spring.
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One of Dawson County's longest running golf tournaments is setting up to tee off once again.
Local first responders will pause for a moment Friday to remember the 411 firefighters, police officers and emergency medical personnel lost 14 years ago in ...
A new Miss K.A.R.E. for Kids will be crowned Saturday afternoon at Dawson County High school.
As local residents prepare for the Labor Day holiday weekend, some state road workers will be taking off - and law enforcement will be stepping up ...
Divers with the Dawson County Underwater Search and Recovery Team completed training last week that certifies the entire group at the technician level.
Zack and Annice Meeler have been making trips from Augusta to Dawsonville for years, tracing family history and making memories.
So you say you have the best chili in Dawson County?
Dawson County Emergency Services on Saturday celebrated the graduation of 11 new recruits into the department's volunteer firefighter program.
Little Dylan Nixon may only be 5-years-old, but he quite possibly could be the biggest AC/DC fan in north Georgia.
Following two successful festival's last summer, the Dawsonville Music and Beer Festival plans to kick it up a notch for this year's event.
Two connected teen ministries in Dawson County have a new area director.
The congregation at High Shoals Baptist Church had an unexpected visitor as they arrived for revival last week.
A Big Canoe business owner received quite a shock last month when he found his lunch being eaten by a bear.
The Georgia Racing Hall of Fame has taken its first steps toward realizing a goal.
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