BREAKING: Georgia Supreme Court upholds Dawson County man’s conviction for Hannah Bender’s 2019 murder
The district attorney recognized the "horrific” nature of Bender’s death, thanking those involved in the judicial process and stating that “justice was well served” in the case.
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Dawsonville relishes Chase Elliotts quest
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Gordon Pirkle, owner of the Dawsonville Pool Room and founder of the Georgia Racing Hall of Fame, is confident Chase Elliott will break through with a regular-season victory this season. - photo by Scott Rogers DCN Regional Staff
The siren at the Dawsonville Pool Room is ringing out again these days. Once an indicator of victories by 1988 NASCAR champion Bill Elliott, these days it's celebrating the accomplishments of his son Chase Elliott, another Dawsonville native regularly in the mix for wins.First, the younger Elliott won the pole for this year's Daytona 500. Then he won one of the two 60-lap Can Am Duel qualifying races at Daytona on Feb. 23.