Chase Elliot's win thrills Dawsonville, Ga.

...to win his first race.And everyone within miles of the Dawsonville Pool Room heard it."It's really, really cool that they...having to go to work."Monday was another workday at the Dawsonville Pool Room as well. But it was far from a normal Monday...

Dawsonville celebrates Awesome Bill

DAWSONVILLE, Ga. - When the caution flag came...The pride of The Pool Room and all of Dawsonville stands on a black-and-white pole...have Elliott fever sweeping through Dawsonville again and drawing more followers from...

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Bonnie Sue Ghetti   (DAWSONVILLE, Ga.)

DAWSONVILLE, Ga. - Bonnie Sue Ghetti, age 78, of Dawsonville died Sunday, October 11, 2009. Memorial services...00 p.m. at Southern Catholic College Chapel in Dawsonville with Father Scott Winchel officiating. Mrs. Ghetti...

Mr. Don William Wiley (DAWSONVILLE, Ga.)

DAWSONVILLE, Ga. - Mr. Don William Wiley, 53 of Cedar Ridge Drive, Dawsonville, Ga entered into rest March 8, 2005. He was...survived by his son, Chris (Kim) Wiley of Dawsonville, Ga; daughter, Lisa W. (David) Chester...

Mr. Don William Wiley (DAWSONVILLE, Ga.)

DAWSONVILLE, Ga. - Mr. Don William Wiley, 53 of Cedar Ridge Drive, Dawsonville, Ga entered into rest March 8, 2005. He was the son of Margaret Ann Kennedy Wiley and the late Frank Thomas Wiley, Jr. of Thomson, Ga. He was preceded in...

Polio survivors suffer decades later

...visits to a Shriners outpatient clinic in Massachusetts."How I dreaded" those trips, recalled Drogan, who now lives in Dawsonville.Today, at 65, he's able to appreciate what the Shriners did for him all those years ago. They paid for operations...

Mary Louise Mulherin McCoy (DAWSONVILLE, Ga.)

DAWSONVILLE, Ga. - Mary Louise Mulherin McCoy, 84, of Dawsonville, Georgia passed away Wednesday March 23, 2011 following...Redeemer Catholic Church and the First Baptist Church of Dawsonville. A beloved mother and grandmother, Mrs. McCoy...

Racers' home opens museum

DAWSONVILLE, Ga. - Gordon Pirkle's pool hall...attraction called Thunder Road USA opens in Dawsonville. "I've dreamed about this for years...fans have been making the pilgrimage to Dawsonville to learn about NASCAR's past. The...

Broken silence

DAWSONVILLE, Ga. - Two of the four televisions inside the Dawsonville Pool Room were showing a replay of Sunday's Pennzoil...huge shopping center and even a McDonald's to Dawsonville in the past seven years, but the greatest draw...

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Flat-fee clinic opens in Georgia

DAWSONVILLE, Ga. - The words atop the tiny white building on the road to downtown Dawsonville say "clinic," but they might as well...doctor's office whenever they'd like. But Dawsonville is no metropolis or well-to-do suburb...