A beautification project along a portion of Ga. 400 has been postponed indefinitely.
With no public comment in three meetings and little discussion among officials until the final hearing, the Dawson County commission voted 3-1 on Sept. 16 to approve the county's budget for 2011.
Spaces are quickly filling for the Dawson County Sheriff's Office's annual Citizens Law Enforcement Academy.
The third annual Dawson County Citizens Academy is underway and proving to be as interesting and informative as in past years.
When Donald Matheson tells you a new fire station for the Liberty community has been a long time coming, he's not kidding.
The Dawsonville City Council voted Monday night to appoint Bonnie Warne as city clerk.
A. Roll Call
Grants, county funds and committed community involvement would be required if the Dawson County Board of Commissioners moves forward with a program to beautify portions of Ga. 400.
Property tax bills will be in the mail Sept. 10, according to officials at the Dawson County Tax Commissioner Office.
A. Roll call
Fire service in Dawson County's Liberty community has come a long way from its roots almost four decades ago.
Almost three decades have passed since Dawsonville Mayor Joe Lane Cox attended his first regional development meeting.
An auditor with a Marietta accounting firm gave the Dawson County Humane Society's finances a clean bill of health.
According to her personnel file, Dawsonville's highest non-elected official was disciplined by the mayor this spring, nearly three months before she was dismissed.
When it comes to planning for long-range improvement projects, the Georgia Department of Transportation is hoping to get input from the community.
Chief Registrar and Chairperson Glenda Ferguson is no longer able to claim that she is the only woman on the Board of Elections and Voter Registration board.
A longtime employee was promoted last week to serve as Dawson County's director of administration.
With an 18-year career in law enforcement, including many with a multi-county narcotics unit, State Rep. Kevin Tanner executed his fair share of arrest warrants.
Gov. Nathan Deal has named 33 state education experts, including columnist Dick Yarbrough, to the state Education Reform Commission.
Federal cuts have delayed repairs to two heavily traveled bridges in Dawson County.
The Dawson County Board of Commissioners has avoided going into arbitration with the city of Dawsonville over an annexation dispute.
The budget, transportation and education are expected to be hot issues under the Gold Dome now that state lawmakers have returned to Atlanta for the 2015 Legislative Session.
City officials on Monday said arbitration would be the next step in a more than four month dispute with the Dawson County Board of Commissioners over an annexation request.
State Rep. Kevin Tanner will carry on a longstanding tradition in the 9th legislative district by meeting with his constituents over breakfast each Saturday morning during the upcoming session.
A high-ranking member of Dawson County's legislative delegation has been recently named to a power list of the most influential leaders of Georgia in 2015.
A recent ceremony welcomed the county's newest elected officials to their respective positions in local government.
Gary Pichon never planned to serve more than one term on the Dawson County Board of Commissioners.
An awards ceremony last month recognized several members of Dawson County Emergency Services for going above and beyond in 2014.
The Dawson County Sheriff's Office recognized its top employees during the department's annual Christmas luncheon and celebration on Friday.
City officials continue to receive requests for annexation in to Dawsonville.