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Chamber Announces New Ambassador

The Dawson County Chamber of Commerce has a new ambassador and she’s the purr-fect example of hospitality.

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GA State Route 136 Update

Georgia State Route 136 is scheduled to open this week.

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$28,610 spent to oust mayor, costs rising as 2nd attorney hired

Dawsonville City Council hired a second attorney as impeachment proceedings for Mayor James Grogan continued to move forward. Despite an earlier motion by Councilmember Mike Sosebee to rescind the action to remove Grogan citing costs to taxpayers—which died due to a lack of a second—the council voted to hire attorney Tony Powell.

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2017 Shine Pedalers deemed a ‘success’

Over 200 cyclists took to the streets of Dawson and Pickens counties Saturday morning, July 29 in the fifth annual ‘Shine Pedalers Metric.

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Dawson Drug Awareness and Recovery Expo set for Sept. 11

Dawson County’s Friends of Recovery (FOR) is a non-profit organization to support the Accountability Court Programs of Dawson County, its participants and to provide resources to focus on prevention, recovery, treatment, and public awareness education.

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Northside Hospital offers free prostate screening Sept. 14

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Dawson County recognized for governmental budgeting

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Annual Heart and Soul BBQ benefits local outreach groups

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Locals head to Texas to keep 911 running in wake…

Locals head to Texas to keep 911 running in wake of Harvey When Matt Richardson, owner...

Fire station demolition paves way for next step

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JeepFest is for the adventurous and a Crawl for the…

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On board BC’s Eclipse Express

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