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GBI plans autopsies on 2 found in lake

...autopsies on Mason Cox and David Wood are set for today. Police divers found their bodies in Lake Lanier Friday night. Dawson County sheriff's Major Tony Wooten said there were no initial signs of trauma. WSB-TV reports that hundreds of mourners...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-01-13/gbi-plans-autopsies-2-found-l
North Georgia steel fabricator to add jobs

...over the next three years at its Dawson County plant to supply parts for a new...of the Development Authority of Dawson County, called the announcement another...people wanting to take a look at Dawson County," he said.The 850,000-square-foot...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-05-02/north-georgia-steel-fabric
Farmers, sellers report healthy pumpkin harvest

...pumpkin pies."It's been fairly decent pumpkin growing weather," said Clark Macallister, the extension agent for Dawson County, home to many of Georgia's largest pumpkin farms.Cooler, less humid weather during the latter part of the summer...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2012-10-01/farmers-sellers-report-health
Florida firm to take over management at 2 state parks

...will begin management duties at Unicoi State Park in White County beginning Nov. 1 and Amicalola Falls State Park in Dawson County by Dec. 1.The Naples, Fla.-based management firm has operated Brass Town Valley Resort in Young Harris since...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2012-10-08/florida-firm-take-over-management-2
Moonshine makers set up in Ga. city hall, near hills where bootlegging was once a way of life

...moonshine meant extra income for farmers, medicine for their children and helped fuel the beginnings of NASCAR racing."Dawson County was, sure enough, the moonshine capital of the world at one time," distiller Dwight Bearden said as he checked...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2012-11-17/moonshine-makers-set-ga-city-
Washington County's season ends in state quarterfinals

...58-47 win.The victory moves Southwest (22-5) into the GHSA Class AAA semifinals, and the Patriots will play Dawson County at 4 p.m. on Saturday in Savannah. It marks Southwest's first trip to the semifinals since 1995."Any time...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/high-school/2013-02-26/golden-hawks-season-e
Johnson-Savannah tops city rival Savannah for GHSA Class AAA boys title

...second straight year. CLASS AAA GIRLSST. PIUS X 77, DAWSON COUNTY 55Asia Durr scored 24 points to lead St. Pius X to a win over Dawson County (27-6) .Jasmine Carter added 19 points for the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/high-school/2013-03-09/johnson-savannah-tops
Inconsistency is part of the sport

...results have been rewarding. I caught a lot of bream and shoal bass out of the Amicalola Rivert below Highway 136 in Dawson County. Bill Burchenal, of Big Canoe, Ga., and I had a great trip. We fished top-water yellow poppers and Turk's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/outdoors/fishing/2010-09-23/inconsistency-pa
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Spirit Creek Educational Forest in Richmond County to close

...Burnett said, adding that the commission's other education forests -- Bartram in Milledgeville and Hightower in Dawson County -- also are closing their education programs.Black, who has hosted about 5,000 students per year at Spirit Creek...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2010-10-14/educational-forest-close
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Georgia DNR considers admission fees

...in Walton County. The fees also would apply to the facilities north of Georgia Highway 53 in Dawson Forest WMA in Dawson County and the entire McDuffie Public Fishing Area in McDuffie County.The passes would make it more expensive to visit to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2011-01-06/georgia-dnr-considers-admiss
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