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.
Fifth graders in Dawson County were applauded by teachers, officials and parents last week, who celebrated the students' graduation from a safety promotion program at school.
The Dawson County Board of Education heard the concerns and questions of parents in the county last week when they held a public forum to discuss the new five-year plan for the system.
With Halloween only a few weeks away, Riverview Middle School is gearing up for a spooky run for a good cause.
Hightower Academy Teacher of the Year Niki Kenny has been in education for nearly 20 years, five of those in Dawson County.
Dawson county students were paid a visit by a local literacy group last week.
A pumpkin patch has sprouted in the lobby of Riverview Elementary School.
Students with musical interests at the high school will most likely be familiar with the school's director of choral arts.
A new collaboration is gearing up to make sure local children are not going hungry when they leave school and are home on the weekends.
The Dawson County Board of Education is seeking comments from residents to help develop a new plan for students.