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Bethlehem council denies annexation request

December 12, 2019

Barrow News-Journal

During its monthly meeting Monday, Dec. 2, the Bethlehem Town Council denied an annexation and rezoning request that would have allowed for the building of a residential subdivision.

Qualifying for municipal elections continues; contested races in Winder, Statham so far

August 22, 2019

Barrow News-Journal

Qualifying for the November municipal elections in Barrow County runs through Friday in Winder, Auburn and Bethlehem and Thursday in Statham and Carl, and contested races have already formed in Winder and Statham.

Bethlehem hears annexation request

August 8, 2019

Barrow News-Journal

The property is currently in unincorporated Barrow County and has sat mostly undeveloped since the family has had the property for about 20 years.

Qualifying dates for municipal elections approaching

July 25, 2019

MainStreet News

Qualifying for the municipal elections in Auburn, Bethlehem, Carl, Statham and Winder will be held the week of Aug. 19 through the Barrow County elections office. Election day is Nov. 5, and polls will be open from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Any necessary run-offs would be held Dec. 3.