The Dawson County Woman's Club invites the community to celebrate Earth Day on Friday morning at Rock Creek Park.
This weekend marks the 25th anniversary of the Annual Community Easter Egg Hunt, scheduled for 1 to 4 p.m. Saturday at Veterans Memorial Park.
Friends and family are mourning the loss of a 29-year-old mother of three who died in what authorities say was a freak accident Saturday night.
A friendly competition last Wednesday cleared more than 700 pounds of litter from local roadsides.
The National Council of the Society of St. Vincent de Paul last week awarded a $1,500 grant to help the needy in Dawsonville.
Dawson County residents are invited to safely dispose of unused medications at one of three specified locations from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. April 30.
Studies completed by a state commission several years ago determined that Dawson County could add 100,000 residents by 2050.
Organizers say a tax rally on Saturday in Dawsonville could turn out to be one of the largest in Northeast Georgia.
Chase Elliott is making a name for himself in the world of NASCAR, and his hometown is taking note.
Investigations are ongoing regarding the cause of a workshed fire April 7 on Jacquelyn Drive, across from Veterans Memorial Park, in Dawsonville.
A church near the Dawson-Forsyth County line has joined with a local business to make groceries affordable to families in need.
Get ready to Paint the Town Purple by helping local teams raise money for next month's Relay for Life event.
Several dozen people set out on a hike through Dawson Forest over the weekend for a firsthand look at the site of a proposed 2,000-acre reservoir.
Keep Dawson County Beautiful has proudly partnered with Better World Books to bring book recycling to the community.
Keep Dawson County Beautiful in partnership with Etowah Water and Sewer and the Dawson County Woman's Club is proud to present "Cleaning Spring" as part of the 2011 Great American Clean Up.
The community is invited to a celebration of trees Friday afternoon at War Hill Park on Lake Lanier.
The Dawson County Tree Preservation Committee, in conjunction with Keep Dawson County Beautiful and the local extension agency, will meet at 2 p.m. in honor of Arbor Day, held in Georgia on the third week of February each year.
Crews were still moving downed trees from roadways and responding to weather-related incidents Tuesday afternoon, more than 12 hours after Mother Nature dumped at least a an estimated half inch of ice across Dawson County.
"Stay at home and off the roads unless it's an emergency," was the common request among first responders as early as noon Monday.
After an icy winter in 2014, North Georgia's relatively mild 2015 is about to take a turn for the worse.