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Randall Dowling hired as new Dawson County manager

Randall Dowling hired as new Dawson County manager

In a unanimous vote Thursday night, the Dawson County Board of Commissioners approved the hiring of Randall Dowling as the county's new manager and ...

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City moving forward with park plans

City moving forward with park plans

City officials are entertaining design concepts for the new park going in behind Dawsonville Municipal Complex.

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Tax commissioner will not seek 4th term

Tax commissioner will not seek 4th term

Dawson County's longtime tax commissioner announced on Monday that she will not seek re-election.

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City workshop draws small crowd

City workshop draws small crowd

A first of its kind workshop in Dawsonville gave local residents the opportunity last week to learn more about the goings on in city government.

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City considering water rate hike

Water customers in the City of Dawsonville could soon see a slight rate increase.

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Commission chair will not seek 4th term

Commission chair will not seek 4th term

When you blow the candles out on your 70th birthday, there also comes a certain degree of privilege.

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BOC expected to approve new county manager next week

The search for a new county manager is expected to come to close next week as commissioners anticipate a vote on the matter during their ...

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City reschedules citizen discussion workshop

Dawsonville's inaugural citizen discussion workshop planned for tonight has been rescheduled due to the potential for hazardous weather conditions.

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Tanner: Bill aims to balance rights

The author of a controversial faith-based bill introduced last week says opponents are not considering both sides of the debate.

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Candidates make cases for position

Candidates make cases for position

Last week's work session of the Dawson County Board of Commissioners was a bit more crowded than typical.

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City animal control investigates dog bite

City of Dawsonville officials are investigating the report by a local postal worker, who said he was bitten by a dog while on his route ...

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Search for county manager down to 4

After a two month search and a week of interviews, the Dawson County Board of Commissioners has narrowed the field of county manager candidates to ...

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DCES restructures command staff

DCES restructures command staff

It's a New Year, and Dawson County Emergency Services has a new director.

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Dawson commissioners continue search for county manager

Dawson County commissioners plan to interview several applicants this week in their search to appoint a new county manager and chief operating officer.

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City plans citizen discussion workshop

Citizens will soon have the opportunity to meet face to face with the city of Dawsonville's new manager.

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Ralston on list of Georgia’s most influential

Ralston on list of Georgia’s most influential

A high-ranking member of Dawson County's legislative delegation has been named to a power list of the most influential leaders of Georgia in 2016.

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Road improvements top SPLOST VI projects

With special purpose local option sales tax collections continuing to roll in at the anticipated rate, county officials are readying to move forward with projects ...

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Sheriff candidates talk priorities in first meetup of political season

Candidates vying to be Dawson County's next sheriff fielded questions from the public Thursday during the first of what is expected to be many ...

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Debate between sheriff's candidates set for Thursday

Citizens have a chance to hear from the men vying to be Dawson County's next sheriff during a candidates forum at the Dawson County ...

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Talks of developing 10,000 acres in Dawson Forest resurface

County officials have had little contact and have been given even less information involving the 10,000 acre Dawson Forest Wildlife Management tract owned by ...

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Dawsonville council brings animal control in-house

After months and months of discussions, debate and failed attempts to reach agreements, Dawsonville's city council on Monday voted to take control of its ...

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David Headley named Dawsonville city manager

David Headley named Dawsonville city manager

Council members voted Monday night to name David Headley Dawsonville's city manager.

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