Just weeks after the local humane society rejected a contract with the Dawson County commission, the group agreed last week to move forward with the deal.
The inability to agree on a deal has brought Dawson County and the local humane society full circle.
Dawsonville's city council has agreed to spend about $40,000 to finish the job a developer started at Burts Crossing II subdivision off Hwy. 9 South.
U.S. Rep. Nathan Deal has had a slight change of heart.
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Lionel Graves had little to no intention of running for public office when he retired to Dawson County about eight years ago.
U.S. Rep. Nathan Deal announced Monday morning that he will leave Congress to concentrate on his bid to be Georgia's next governor.
Humane Society officials say Dawson County's offer to split the cost of a required audit may not be enough to seal a proposed contract.
A stretch of Ga. 400 near Henry Grady Hwy., where rundown buildings have sat vacant for years, could fit the criteria for a tax allocation district, according to one Dawson County official.
So much can be said about the city of Dawsonville on its 150th birthday, but perhaps Mayor Joe Lane Cox summed it up best:
City of Dawsonville Mayor Joe Lane Cox says if folks from yesteryear saw the city these days "it would blow their minds."
It's been nearly two months since the Dawson County commission approved a contract with the local humane society to care for stray animals.
A former longtime day care director was honored last week as Dawson County officials dedicated the election office's new home in her name.
The state's current economic climate topped the list of concerns late last month when State Representative Amos Amerson sat down with constituents for breakfast.
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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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