Storm chasers are often seen on television, pursuing bad weather and getting excited about the prospect of danger.
For the seventh consecutive year, adults from across Dawson County hope to show they are indeed smarter than a 10-year-old.
It has been 12 years since the United States suffered a terrible terroristic attack. Each year since then, local first responders have paused to remember the anniversary of Sept. 11, 2001. Perhaps fittingly, Dawson County Emergency Services held the 2013 ceremony at Fire Station 1 on Memory Lane. "We always want to remember those that perished on Sept. 11, 2001," said Billy Thurmond, director. "We also want to remember those that served this great nation ...
A 60-year-old Cumming woman died following a three-vehicle wreck on Ga. 400 south Monday morning.
The long Labor Day weekend proved deadly for an Atlanta man who drowned Sunday at a popular swimming hole in western Dawson County.
Each year, Dawson County Emergency Services and Sheriff's Office alternates who will perform the memorial service in remembrance of the Sept. 11, 2001, attacks.
An area nonprofit known primarily in neighboring Forsyth County soon will increase its presence in Dawson County.
It's shaping up to be a big Friday night in Dawson County, complete with a high school football rivalry game, much-anticipated fireworks show and a long holiday weekend.
Dawson County is home to many hunting enthusiasts, but not many get a chance to say they have hunted down the likes of zebras, impalas and elephants.
Dawsonville may have brewed a new tradition after a couple thousand enthusiasts spent the weekend sipping beer and supporting live local music behind city hall.
The Bowen Center for the Arts welcomes a new show this weekend. Called "Brothers Plus One," the show will feature works from twin artists John and Chris Lundy, as well as local folk artist Johnny McBrayer, who goes by the name Blue J. Both graduates of Savannah College of Art and Design, John and Chris Lundy work in the local school system, with John teaching art at Robinson Elementary and Chris working with the COMPASS ...
The weather was fair and the grass was green recently at Crystal Falls Golf Club near the Dawson-Cherokee county lines.
Dot Rouse was recently talking to a friend who asked how long she had been married. "I said it'll be 74 years on Aug. 24, and she asked, 'to the same man?'" said Rouse, recalling the conversation with a laugh. Dot and Loy Rouse met in 1939, a few days before campmeeting at Lumpkin Campground. The couple married five days later, and will celebrate 74 years of wedded bliss on Saturday. "We'll probably go out ...
Be on the lookout for food, drinks and fun this weekend as the Georgia Racing Hall of Fame plays host to the inaugural Dawsonville Music and Beer Festival.
Dawson County Parks and Recreation invites the community to come out to Rock Creek on Halloween from 4-7 p.m. for trunk-or-treat.
Local Vietnam veterans are anxiously awaiting the 46th annual Mountain Moonshine Festival where they plan to raffle off dozens of prizes to raise funds toward a high school scholarship.