A Dawson County school teacher was recently awarded a grant through Sawnee EMC's Bright Ideas program.
Land of the free, indeed.
Business leaders and public officials honored Dawson County's teachers of the year during a luncheon March 11, where school administrators got to brag on some of the district's best educators.
Tech-savvy teenagers from Dawson County High School brought home awards this month after a successful run at a state competition.
Synergy, the competition clogging team with several Dawson County members, recently competed in the 2010 Clogging Champions of America national clogging competition, the Showdown of Champions.
The Dawson County Board of Education is moving forward with plans to redraw attendance zones to make way for the district's fourth elementary school.
The Dawson County School System will soon be able to pay for some of its projects listed in the latest 1-cent education sales tax referendum.
The scope and makeup of Dawson County's only alternative school has shifted over the years, according to Anthony Guisasola.
Both Dawson County board of education members up for re-election July 20 plan to stay put.
Charles J. Sams has finished the first phase of U.S. Navy training.
Jessica Abe set out to earn a good SAT score that would help her get into the college of her choice.
A local legislator was honored earlier this month for his support of adult literacy efforts.
A state government agency that certifies educational personnel has released the findings of an investigation into Dawson County High School's principal.
An investigation into the ethics of Dawson County High School's principal has led to a nearly month-long, unpaid suspension that begins Monday.
A Kilough Elementary staffer will represent Dawson County, when she attends a meeting next week honoring those who go above and beyond for special education students.
With words like "spaceship" flying out of the caller's mouth, the Dawson County System-wide Spelling Bee was sure to make its winner "famous," which, coincidentally, was another of the words that the county's best spellers had to figure out to move on.
Four Lanier Technical College students have been selected as the college's semi-finalists for the Georgia Occupational Award of Leadership, or GOAL award, according to Kari Register, coordinator for the Lanier Technical College's GOAL program.
Students from Dawson County Middle School were recently given the chance to have their writing works published for a much wider audience to see.
While it may be quite a way off, local school leaders are looking at ways to help students transition from middle to high school.
Dawson County School Superintendent Damon Gibbs gave his first address to the Dawson County Chamber of Commerce during its monthly luncheon last week.
Dawson County High School has yet another accolade to add to its list - this time in academics.
Dawson County elementary and middle school spellers are warming up and moving on to compete in this year's district spelling bee.
Dawson County School Superintendent Damon Gibbs on Wednesday said the system is prepared for the freezing weather moving into the area this evening.
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