Public officials, both new and experienced, were sworn into office last week at the courthouse by the Dawson County Probate Judge.
Mike Berg received an unexpected honor earlier this month when the Georgia Mountains Regional Commission named him its 2010 Elected Official of the Year.
For the second time this year, the Dawsonville City Council has voted to give municipal employees a raise.
A solution to the water war with Alabama and Florida has eluded Georgia governors for nearly two decades, but Gov.-elect Nathan Deal is hopeful he will be able to work out an agreement.
The Dawson County commission has agreed to settle a lawsuit with the family of a man who was killed earlier this year when his motorcycle collided with a county vehicle.
Incumbent David Nahmias held on to his post as Georgia Supreme Court Justice during the Nov. 30 runoff election, and attorney Chris McFadden was elected to the state Court of Appeals.
After three months on the job, Dawson County Clerk of Court Justin Power says he's where he belongs.
Talks between local and state government officials ran the gamut during an annual, informal meeting Monday morning at Fire Station #2 in Dawson County.
The 2010 class of Dawson County's Citizen Academy came to a close last week with a commencement ceremony at Riverview Middle School.
Still a little early for holiday cheer?
In honor of Farm-City Week, the Dawson County Farm Bureau and Dawsonville city government joined hands to promote the annual celebration.
Dawson County Emergency Services Director Billy Thurmond was honored Friday by Gov. Sonny Perdue with a Georgia Public Safety Award for Outstanding Contribution which enhanced the profession.
Members of the Downtown Development Authority met this week and nominated insurance agent Chris Gaines as the new chairman of the seven-member board.
6 p.m. Nov. 18 at city hall
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Organizers have set a date to reschedule a recently canceled sheriff's candidate debate.
A family that has spent more than $50,000 on equipment in preparation of opening a butchery and slaughterhouse on the east side of the ...
The search for Dawson County's next chief administrative officer began last week when commissioners opened advertisements to replace Cindy Campbell, who unexpectedly resigned last ...
Council members have named two finalists for Dawsonville's newly created city manager position.
Organizers have canceled tonight's debate at McKee's Chapel.
Dawson County's longest standing employee recently announced he plans to retire in December after nearly four decades on the job.
The first planned debate for candidates vying to be Dawson County's next sheriff will be held tomorrow at McKee's Chapel.
Commissioners approved the county's 2016 spending plan last week with the addition of a $408,000 increase over what was initially proposed.
After months of discussions and failed attempts to come to agreements with other agencies to oversee Dawsonville's animal control issues, the city council is ...
Those needing cash to pay taxes, tickets, fines or fees at the Dawson County Government Center no longer have to leave the premises to find ...
The state of Georgia is using a new company to send out vehicle registration renewals.
Dawson commissioners announced during a special called meeting Monday night that County Manager Cindy Campbell has tendered her resignation.
Commissioners last week said they need more time to consider the county's proposed 2016 spending plan.
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