Margie Weaver was not looking forward to the July 16 Dawson County commission meeting.
The G.L. Pete Gilleland chambers at city hall
Dawson County is weighing whether to settle a lawsuit with a marketing company that wants to set up billboards along a main traffic corridor.
The G.L. Pete Gilleland Chambers at City Hall
Dawson County Emergency Services recently welcomed a new member to its family, Fire Station 8.
Angry parents tossed from youth league games don't have much to worry about at Dawson County parks.
A. Roll Call
Dawson County officials plan to appoint a new county surveyor rather than holding a costly special election in November.
The Dawsonville City Council adopted its 2009/2010 budget at a special called meeting Monday.
Dawson County residents now have the opportunity to save up to 20 percent on their prescription drug costs.
A $1,000 grant from the local Wal-Mart will benefit dental health needs for children in the community without dental care.
The G.L. Pete Gilleland Chambers at city hall
The Dawsonville City Council is expected to adopt its 2009/2010 budget at a special called meeting at 4 p.m. Monday at city hall.
The Dawson County commission has given a local day care operator 30 days to catch up on months of back rent before it evicts the center from the county-owned building it occupies.
Friends and family are mourning the loss of Frederick "Fred" C. Youngman, Dawson County's surveyor, who died June 17.
Several candidates this week filed papers to qualify for a local election run.
It appears a couple's two-month struggle to annex their property into Dawsonville is drawing to a close.
A bill designed to protect citizens from having nude photographs or material distributed to the Internet without their consent was approved in the Georgia House of Representatives.
A veteran lawman has announced his intentions to run for the Dawson County District 1 Commission seat.
Dawson County commissioners on Thursday are expected to discuss ways to spruce up the Ga. 400 corridor in an attempt to attract economic development to the area.
A town hall meeting in Dahlonega on Saturday focused on a controversial piece of legislation being proposed in the Georgia General Assembly.
Dawson County commissioners have reiterated their opposition to an annexation request that, if approved, would bring a home into the city of Dawsonville.
The first of several town hall meetings across the state's 51st Senate District will be held Saturday in Lumpkin County.
A homeowners association has returned to the Dawsonville City Council seeking help in cleaning up its retention pond.
ATLANTA - It was 100 years ago that county commissioners in Georgia came together in support of committing funds to improve roads and create the state's first highway department.
On Tuesday, lawmakers recognized that effort and commended the Association County Commissioners of Georgia as a "respected legislative advocate for and voice of Georgia's 159 counties."
A piece of property in the Gold Creek subdivision could soon become part of Dawsonville, though Dawson County has opposed the annexation.
The property on Gold Bullion Drive West was bought in 2012 by Michael and Nancy Eason, who at the time thought they were moving into the city.
A bill introduced last week in the Georgia House of Representatives would make the electronic transmission of explicit photos illegal when the intent is to harm or harass the individual in the pictures.
Dawson County District 3 Commissioner Jimmy Hamby last week announced his intention to seek a second term.
The city of Dawsonville has received another tool for helping its employees stay safe on the job.
A contested piece of land has passed the first step to becoming annexed into the city of Dawsonville from the county.