Ryan Pritchard never thought he'd go to college.
To get a point across, sometimes it takes dramatic measures.
Students from Dawson County High School recently glimpsed a day in the life of the working world.
Kids in Dawson County will have the chance to get up close and personal with their favorite trucks during a May 8 event sponsored by the local library.
The Dawson County school board took a final vote last week to redraw attendance zones, making way for the district's fourth elementary school.
Starting next year, it won't be uncommon to spot some impeccably well-dressed students in uniform at Dawson County High School.
Students at Crossroads School treated each other to a nice lunch last week as they took part in an annual work-readiness event put on by school officials.
A parent-teacher organization from Dawson County Middle School is planning a free safety-themed event for April 17 that aims to teach children how best to prevent accidents.
Community leaders and officials with Lanier Technical College gathered Monday to talk about the school's role in Dawson County.
Students at a Catholic college in Dawsonville returned from spring break Monday to begin packing to say goodbye for the semester.
Dawson County High was well represented at the state level in the past month.
The chill of winter weather has passed, and Black's Mill Elementary School is celebrating the new season with a nighttime festival.
Two local young men were recently awarded the rank of Eagle Scout after meeting with a board of review last week.
World War II is a popular subject for students at Riverview Middle School, but there's at least one wartime story they aren't reading in their history books, yet.
A Dawson County student was awarded a scholarship last week from the Sawnee EMC Foundation.
Two Dawson County High School students were recognized during the last board of education meeting.
The Dawson County school system was honored by the state Monday night for its financial reporting.
Robinson Elementary School kindergarten teacher Lisa Bessiere has been named teacher of the year for the downtown school.
The State of Georgia is getting ready to roll out a new set of tests for students in order to comply with the Common Core State Standards system.
After nearly two decades of work and the efforts of three teachers, Dawson County High School has a new greenhouse facility.
The Dawson County Board of Education voted unanimously during its Monday night meeting to approve changes to the way the school system handles two long-standing operations.
With budgets set, teachers hired and summer building projects nearing an end, schools across Dawson County eagerly opened their doors to students.
With school starting Thursday, parents, teachers, faculty and students are getting ready for a new school year. Forms are filled out and paperwork submitted, though not all of them concern enrollment.
Dawson County school system teachers and administrators were in full preparation mode for starting classes this week.
Children are ready to see their friends again while parents gear them up for school, which starts back next week.
The Dawson County Board of Education is reviewing new policies that will allow employees to evaluate possession of what was once classified as "weapons" on a case-by-case basis.
Carmen Dauset Moreno, also known as the Spanish dancer Carmencita, originally from Spain, is known for making flamenco dancing popular in the U.S.
Students interested in taking religious education classes have a way to learn and gain graduation credit at the same time.
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