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August 23, 2014
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Walters signs 'historic' scholarship with UGA
It was a “historic moment” for Dawson County High School and the school system when Madalyn Walters signed with the University of Georgia on Feb. 2. Walters has received a full Division I cross-cou...
Feb 08, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
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Elliot back behind the wheel in Daytona
Bill Elliott announced at NASCAR Media Day last Thursday that he has teamed up with Walmart and Turner Motorsports to be behind the wheel at the Daytona Coke Zero 400 held in July.
Jan 27, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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Panthers claw Lady Tigers
After a slow start, the Dawson County varsity girls caught fire in the second quarter with a 13-4 run to take the lead over host Union County. But a one-point halftime lead wasn't comfortable for D...
Jan 25, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
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Dawson flattens Fannin
A dominating 15-2 run to begin the game meant only one thing to the Dawson County boys basketball squad—it was time to keep the pressure on. The Tigers (14-4) did just that against Fannin County (2...
Jan 18, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
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The big boys battle
Dawson narrowly loses to Rabun
Jan 11, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lady Tigers take down Murphy in tournament
Union and Towns get the best of Dawson to finish Battle of the States
Jan 04, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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Dawson wrestlers win Amicalola Classic
For the first time in nine years, the Dawson County varsity wrestling squad took the top spot in the Amicalola Classic Tournament.
Jan 04, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lady Tigers win Christmas Tournament
The Dawson County Lady Tigers beat Schley County and Pacelli to capture the championship trophy in the Pacelli Christmas Tournament in Columbus last week.
Dec 28, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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Tigers improve to 10-1 with tournament wins
Dream season continues for Dawson boys basketball
Dec 28, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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Dawson wrestling takes down White County
On a cold night in north Georgia, the old-school rivalries burned bright as Dawson County traveled to Dahlonega to take on Lumpkin County along with White County.
Dec 21, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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Dawson boys basketball continues winning ways over Gilmer and Lumpkin
The Dawson County High School boys basketball team tacked on two more wins last week to improve to 8-1.
Dec 21, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
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Dawson girls basketball rebounds with win over rival Lumpkin
After a disappointing loss to Gilmer County last week, the Lady Tigers rebounded with a win on Friday against neighboring rival Lumpkin County. The game was close through the first two quarters, bu...
Dec 21, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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Tigers pile on the points in 2 straight victories
Triple-digits win over Titans displays Dawson’s offensive firepower
Dec 14, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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Dawson dominates at Rumble on the Ridge
It was a winning weekend for the Tigers at the Rumble on the Ridge hosted by Fannin County.
Dec 14, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lady Tigers take 2 of 3
The Dawson County High School girls basketball squad moved to 4-3 after picking up a couple of wins and a loss during a busy week.
Dec 14, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
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Tigers roll to 4-0 with two wins
The Dawson County High School Tigers are still undefeated after two solid wins.
Dec 07, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lady Tigers beat Gilmer, to improve to 2-2
The Lady Tiger basketball team is 2-2 after sound decision over the Lady Cats of Gilmer County.
Dec 07, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
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Chase Elliott youngest driver to win Snowball Derby
Chase Elliott has proven once again that he is in it to win it. He was at the Five Flags Speedway in Pensacola, Fla., last Sunday to compete in the nation’s most prominent short-track race, The Sno...
Dec 07, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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Middle schools wrestle for King of the Mountain
This past Saturday both Dawson Middle and Riverview Middle schools traveled to Towns County to participate in the King of the Mountain Tournament in Towns County.
Nov 30, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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Dawson wrestlers open season with region win
The Dawson County High School wrestling team walked away with a split in its opening match.
Nov 30, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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Tigers ready after preseason win, 58-41
The Tigers are ready for the 2011-2012 season after a 58-41 win over North Forsyth last Thursday night.
Nov 16, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lady Tigers drop preseason game, 54-51
The Dawson County High School Lady Tigers lost a close one in the preseason scrimmage against North Forsyth High last Thursday night, 54-51.
Nov 16, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
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Tigers prepare for post-season
The Tigers look strong headed into post-season play after a decisive victory over the Rabun County Wildcats. The Tigers picked up their fifth win on the season, 38-7.
Nov 02, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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Runners finish third in region
Both Dawson County High School cross country teams qualified for the upcoming state meet with third place finishes at the region competition.
Nov 02, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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Runners prepare for region
Region 8-AA competition comes to a head Thursday as teams head to Oglethorpe High School for the region championship. Dawson County High School cross country coach Brian DeRose is expecting stiff c...
Oct 26, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lady Tigers end playoff run in first round
The Dawson County High School (DCHS) softball team’s season ended last week with a disappointing loss in the opening around of the state playoffs.
Oct 19, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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Tigers survive late rally for win, improve to 2-1
A 16-point lead at halftime was enough to secure a win for the Dawson County High School football team. The Tigers led Union County 22-6 going in at the half and held on for a 22-19 victory to move...
Oct 19, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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Cheerleaders flip into first place
The Dawson County High School competitive cheerleaders took home first place in a meet last Saturday. The team beat out four other teams, including rival Jefferson High School.
Oct 12, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lady Tigers finish second in region tourney
The 8-AA region softball tournament ended late last week and the Dawson County High School Lady Tigers walked away with a second place finish.
Oct 12, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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Tigers falter late, lose to Banks
The Dawson County High School football team dropped to 1-1 in 8-AA North play with its loss to Banks County, 19-14, on Friday night.
Oct 12, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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Tigers edge out Fannin County
Both offenses were on display last Friday night as the Dawson County High School Tigers defeated the Fannin County Rebels, 35-30.
Oct 04, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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Blistered tire ends Chase Elliott’s day early at Dover
Chase Elliott appeared well on his way to taming the “Monster Mile” on his first try, but just as he was beginning to work his way toward the front he fell victim to a blown tire and slammed the fr...
Oct 04, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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DCMS Tigers end season with loss
The Dawson County Middle School Tigers were eliminated from the Mountain League Region tournament with their loss to the Fannin County Rebels, 38-16.
Oct 04, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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Middle School Football
Tigers prepare for playoffs The Dawson County Middle School Tigers are preparing for the postseason. The Tigers will be traveling to Fannin County for the first round of the Mountain League Region ...
Sep 27, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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Runners face tough competition
Both Dawson County High School cross country teams were in action over the weekend at Blessed Trinity High School. Six of the top 10 AA schools in the state were at the meet, providing a real test ...
Sep 27, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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Tigers slain by Dragons
DCHS loses 42-14
Sep 15, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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