The polls have closed and Dawson County results are in for the special election for the District 9 U.S. House seat.
Other than the size of the field, there were few surprises Friday as qualifying for the July 20 primary election came to a close.
District 51 State Sen. Chip Pearson is looking forward to spending time with his family when his term expires in December.
Candidates for the 9th District U.S. House seat made stops in Dawsonville earlier this week as polls opened for advance voting in next week's special election.
A state Senate bill to allow for private development of water facilities in conjunction with a state agency died in session last week, according to one of its co-sponsors.
Georgia's 9th District representative on the state Department of Transportation board has other political aspirations.
In response to an Atlanta newspaper report that questioned his role in sponsoring legislation to allow private development of reservoirs, state Sen. Chip Pearson this week issued a press release saying the intent of the new law had been misstated.
Evan Curry arrived to a campsite at the newly renovated War Hill Park last Thursday to spend the week fishing with his young sons and enjoying some time with his extended family.
The Dawson County Chamber of Commerce, through its Government and Community Affairs Council, announced last week that it will sponsor a candidate's debate on July 9.
The field of candidates hoping to become Dawson County's next clerk of Superior Court continued to swell as four more have said they planned to seek election.
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A veteran law enforcement officer who spent the last six years as a supervisor in court services announced Monday he will run for Dawson County's clerk of Superior Court.
A local businessman has joined the growing list of residents hoping to become Dawson County's next clerk of Superior Court.
Qualifying begins Monday in Dawson County for candidates running for county commission, school board and clerk of Superior Court.
After months of negotiating, the local humane society and Dawson County have reached a deal.
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Organizers have set a date to reschedule a recently canceled sheriff's candidate debate.
A family that has spent more than $50,000 on equipment in preparation of opening a butchery and slaughterhouse on the east side of the ...
The search for Dawson County's next chief administrative officer began last week when commissioners opened advertisements to replace Cindy Campbell, who unexpectedly resigned last ...
Council members have named two finalists for Dawsonville's newly created city manager position.
Organizers have canceled tonight's debate at McKee's Chapel.
Dawson County's longest standing employee recently announced he plans to retire in December after nearly four decades on the job.
The first planned debate for candidates vying to be Dawson County's next sheriff will be held tomorrow at McKee's Chapel.
Commissioners approved the county's 2016 spending plan last week with the addition of a $408,000 increase over what was initially proposed.
After months of discussions and failed attempts to come to agreements with other agencies to oversee Dawsonville's animal control issues, the city council is ...
Those needing cash to pay taxes, tickets, fines or fees at the Dawson County Government Center no longer have to leave the premises to find ...
The state of Georgia is using a new company to send out vehicle registration renewals.
Dawson commissioners announced during a special called meeting Monday night that County Manager Cindy Campbell has tendered her resignation.
Commissioners last week said they need more time to consider the county's proposed 2016 spending plan.
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