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Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp visited the county’s most famous eatery on Sept. 29 as part of his six-stop tour of North Georgia to show support for local businesses. Kemp delivered remarks on protecting the lives and livelihoods of all Georgians to an umbrella-holding crowd and celebrated the reno…

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In the September 3 voting session Dawson County Board of Commissioners approved the hiring of an additional employee within the county’s election and registration staff.

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The Georgia Department of Transportation has announced a traffic shift at the intersection of Dawson Forest Road and Hwy. 9 in Dawson County starting Monday, Aug. 31, 2020. The traffic shift will be followed by lane closures over the next three weekends. Motorists are advised to “slow down w…

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The Georgia Bureau of Investigation released a statement regarding the death of a Dawson County teen. Jonathan Sanford was 18 when he was arrested and taken into custody by Dawson County Sheriff’s deputies on June 1, 2020.

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The Dawsonville & Oakwood Goodwill Career Centers will be hosting a Virtual Multi-Employer Job Fair on Thursday, June 25, from 10 a.m. until 1 p.m. Log onto www.careerconnector.org to register anytime between now and the start of the job fair. Be sure to choose Dawsonville as your closes…