Voters cast ballots on two pieces of local legislation last week concerning homestead exemptions.
During one of the highest Election Day turnouts many could recall, Dawson County residents picked their leaders and approved two homestead exemption matters for senior citizens.
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Dawson County election results are in.
Each year, the Governor's Office of Public Safety awards individuals for their commitment to the profession.
The fall festival held annually in Dawsonville may be called the Mountain Moonshine Festival, but that doesn't mean local laws on alcohol don't apply during the celebration.
Residents can expect an increase in activity as construction moves forward on the county's new courthouse over the next several months.
4 p.m. Oct. 28 at city hall
Pick almost any day each week and you'll find the county's IT department working on the sheriff's records management system.
6 p.m. Oct. 21 at city hall
More than four years have passed since the Dawson County commission voted to sever a lease with the owner of a sporting clays gun club on the south end of the county.
4 p.m. Oct. 14 at city hall
6 p.m. Oct. 7 at city hall
Local officials got a visit from a high-ranking German official last week, who felt "right at home" in North Georgia.
In the coming weeks, the city of Dawsonville could see its population grow, if by just a little.
Qualifying for Dawsonville's March 17 special election begins Tuesday.