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Dawsonville revs up for moonshine festival

October 23, 2020

Rome News-Tribune

They are revving up here for the big event of the year, like the Chevrolet Camaro V8 engine of the son of this mountain town’s most famous resident, “Awesome Bill from Dawsonville.”

Eagle Scout projects proposed to upgrade Dawsonville’s Main Street Park

October 22, 2020

Dawson News & Advertiser

At the Dawsonville City Council meeting on Oct. 19, council members heard presentations by two Eagle Scout candidates, discussed the upcoming Mountain Moonshine Festival and recognized City Clerk Beverly Banister for earning her Georgia clerk certification.

Dawsonville, Moonshine Festival at odds over mask mandate

September 8, 2020

Gainesville Times

The Dawsonville City Council has chosen to postpone a decision on the upcoming 53rd annual Mountain Moonshine Festival until this week, after a special called meeting failed to resolve outstanding questions about the festival’s safety procedures and locations.

Georgia city wants recognition for efforts to attract bees

August 24, 2020

Gainesville Times

The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reported Friday that city officials in Dawsonville about 60 miles northeast of Atlanta are supporting an effort to obtain the title, “Bee City USA.” The Dawson County Women's Club is set to submit an application for the designation.

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