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Over 20 entries participated Dec. 5 in the 8th Annual Dawson County Christmas Parade, hosted by the Dawson County Chamber and the city of Dawsonville. 

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The Dawson County Board of Commissioners recognized the work of a local physician during its Nov. 5 Voting Session. Dr. Larry Anderson, a long-time doctor with Northside Hospital, was acknowledged by proclamation for his personal, professional and volunteer service to the community over a sp…

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The Governor’s Office of Highway Safety (GOHS) announced the Dawson County Sheriff’s Office is one of 21 law enforcement agencies in Georgia to receive a Highway Enforcement of Aggressive Traffic grant for the 2021 grant season. Referred to as a H.E.A.T. grant, Dawson County Sheriff’s Office…

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The decline of bees is a worldwide problem. Colony collapse to natural causes to manmade interference, the survival of bees impacts everyone. But when it hits your bottom line, it becomes a higher priority. It can mean the difference between financial security and, sadly, financial ruin for …

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When Conyers, Ga. native Phillip Dalton moved to Dawson County, he had no idea the relocation would become a testimony of faith. Four years ago, Dalton married his wife Joy and moved to Dawsonville, her beloved hometown. The pair settled in and Phillip began looking for a little extra money. 

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Dawson County voters came out in droves Nov. 3 to cast ballots in the 2020 General Election. With a population estimated at 26,000 residents, Dawson County has 21,529 active and registered voters for the 2020 Election according to Glenda Ferguson, director of Dawson County Board of Elections…

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The Good Shepherd Clinic s offering free flu shots from 9 a.m. until noon on these Fridays: Nov. 13, 20 and December 4, 11, and 18. No appointment is needed.  Simply stop by the clinic on dates and times above. Good Shepherd is located at 45 Medical Center Drive, behind the Burger King.