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.
One of the biggest collections of hot rods was on display this weekend in Dawsonville during the 46th annual Mountain Moonshine Festival.
A downtown Dawsonville pharmacy is facing seizure by the Internal Revenue Service as a result of thousands of dollars in unpaid taxes.
Some say 100,000 visitors. Others say 150,000. Either way, the streets of Dawsonville were packed over the weekend for the 46th annual Mountain Moonshine Festival.
A new activity center recently opened its doors to Dawson County students.
With groups of ghosts, goblins and ghouls on the prowl Thursday in search of treats and tricks, authorities are urging caution on area streets to keep the county's youngsters safe from harm this Halloween.
If all goes as planned, children will be running through the sprinklers at the county's new splash pad come spring.
While the official start isn't until Saturday morning, downtown Dawsonville is already gearing up for the 46th annual Mountain Moonshine Festival.
Dawsonville will be home to music, moonshine and motor vehicles this weekend as the 46th Mountain Moonshine Festival gets under way.
Dawsonville is abuzz about the headliner for Saturday night's concert at the 46th Annual Mountain Moonshine Festival.
Two outlaws of Dawsonville's notorious illegal liquor trade have been named to the inaugural National Moonshiners Hall of Fame.
Improvements to Etowah River and Thompson roads at Hwy. 53 proved slightly different than plans initially outlined by transportation officials.
Keep Dawson County Beautiful last week announced the finalists in its inaugural Creative Recycling Challenge.
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.