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Emergency services director to retire
Thurmond is countys longest-serving employee
1. Thurmond announces retirement mug
Dawson County's longest standing employee recently announced he plans to retire in December after nearly four decades on the job. "It's just a good opportunity for me to do some other things, a good time to retire," said Dawson County Emergency Services Director Billy Thurmond. "For 37 years, it's pretty much been a seven day a week job."