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Colleges monitoring incoming students’ social media

Facebook now boasts more than 1 billion active users worldwide, about three times the population of the United States.

December 01, 2012 | Lee Johnson | Local


Gainesville to move ahead with sewer upgrade

Gainesville likely will move forward with improvements to its North Hall sewer pump station even after the Hall County Board of Commissioners voted Thursday night to build a new sewer treatment plant in the area.

November 30, 2012 | Lee Johnson | Local


UGA, Tech fans fired up for conference championships

Who's that coming down the track? It's the mean machine in red and black.

November 30, 2012 | Lee Johnson | Local


Teachers becoming technologically savy

Students are grasping how technology works in today's world at an earlier age than ever, leaving some educators, many of whom have been in the class for decades, wondering how to keep up.

November 29, 2012 | Lee Johnson | Local


Shippers aim for on-time delivery during the holiday season

As shoppers and stores begin to recover from Black Friday sales, the United States Postal Service is gearing up to handle the swarms of people looking to ship holiday gifts.

November 28, 2012 | Lee Johnson | Local


Propane-fueled school buses meeting expectations

Hall County recently introduced 20 alternatively powered buses to its fleet and is already looking to add more.

November 27, 2012 | Lee Johnson | Local


Class Notes: Lumpkin County High School is a semifinalist for technology grant

Lumpkin County High School will have a shot at a piece of $1 million worth of technology grants.

November 27, 2012 | Lee Johnson | Local


Hall County Schools amends budget to account for higher enrollment

Hall County Schools' fiscal year 2013 ending balance may be a little better than initially anticipated.

November 26, 2012 | Lee Johnson | Local


University of North Georgia plans await official approval

While college students on four North Georgia campuses try to shed the turkey lag and look ahead to finals, officials are finalizing the consolidation of the two area institutions that oversee the schools.

November 24, 2012 | Lee Johnson | Local


Hall County tax-sharing talks will go to court

A judge will have the final say on how Hall County and its municipalities will split sales tax revenues after independent and mediated talks between the governments fell through.

November 23, 2012 | Lee Johnson | Local


Project JOY feeds nearly 300 at Gainesville Masonic Lodge

As aunts and uncles, cousins and grandparents covered the trays full of stuffing or the platters littered in turkey with tinfoil and made their way to the site of their family's annual Thanksgiving meal, dozens of volunteers around the county were doing similar work.

November 22, 2012 | Lee Johnson | Local


Shoppers, stores start Black Friday with a sprint

For many, the Thanksgiving meal acts solely as fuel for the sprint that is Black Friday shopping.

November 22, 2012 | Lee Johnson | Local


State investigation of Hall elections still open

A state investigation of a complaint at the Hall County Elections Office is still open, according to a spokesman with Georgia's Secretary of State's office.

November 22, 2012 | Lee Johnson | Local


Families use video calling to spend holidays together despite being apart

Turkey, stuffing and football are all synonymous with Thanksgiving, but none may be as important as sharing the day with loved ones.

November 21, 2012 | Lee Johnson | Local


Class Notes: North Ga. physical therapy students, professor present in China

A group from North Georgia College & State University's Department of Physical Therapy recently presented research at the annual meeting of the International Continence Society, held this year in Beijing, China.

November 20, 2012 | Lee Johnson | Local


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