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A new kind of power meeting

The sounds of power tools humming and hammers hitting nails were heard Saturday as sawdust particles floated through the air at Howard Brothers hardware store in Oakwood.

May 10, 2014 | Charles Phelps | Local


Re-enactors offer historic lessons at Longstreet’s Piedmont Hotel

History was brought back to life at the historic Piedmont Hotel on Saturday as Civil War re-enactors filled the lawn, dawning the 19th century clothes, including one person dressed as Gen. Robert E. Lee.

May 03, 2014 | Charles Phelps | Local


Fishing provides purpose to local high school students

Lane Miller was failing five of his seven classes this year.

May 03, 2014 | Charles Phelps | High schools


Dogs have their day at annual Bark in the Park event

Families and their furry friends filled the Midtown Greenway Sunday afternoon for a day of paws and laughter.

April 28, 2014 | Charles Phelps | Local


Celebrating Mother Earth

Earth Day isn't until Tuesday, but a few residents grabbed shovels, axes and rakes and got their hands dirty to show appreciation to Mother Nature.

April 19, 2014 | Charles Phelps | Local


Gwinnett County youth dies after falling from moving vehicle

A 6-year-old Gwinnett County boy died Saturday from injuries sustained after being struck by a vehicle, according to Gwinnett County Police spokesman Sgt. Brian Doan.

April 14, 2014 | Charles Phelps | Local


Animal shelter works to raise funds, awareness

Wagging tails, barking, laughter and smiles were found on the Gainesville square Saturday as the Hall County Animal Shelter held the first Mutts On Main fundraising event.

April 12, 2014 | Charles Phelps | Local


Expo pushes youth health, safety tips

Saturday's second annual Children and Youth Health and Safety Expo at the Academies of Discovery Gym in Oakwood featured safety tips from organizations like American Red Cross, Expanded Food And Nutrition Education Program and Hall County Fire Services.

April 05, 2014 | Charles Phelps | Local


Gainesville Gran Prix draws international cyclists

Isaac Strickland of Newnan trekked to Gainesville this weekend to see his family and take part in one of his favorite activities - cycling.

March 30, 2014 | Charles Phelps | Local


Flowery Branch students win medals at Science Olympiad

Cherie Hathcock watched her team of science-enthusiastic Flowery Branch Elementary School students carry their knowledge from the classroom and into competition.

March 25, 2014 | Charles Phelps | Local


Expo gives kids information to make healthy choices

Information about food groups, healthy snacks and alternative choices can sometimes be hard to grasp when reading it off a pamphlet or handout.

March 24, 2014 | Charles Phelps | Local


Food Bank celebrates supporters, sets new goals

Kay Blackstock, executive director of the Georgia Mountain Food Bank, said Saturday night's first-ever celebration of the organization's new Harvester Club wasn't a challenge issued but an invitation to the community to help feed more people in the coming year.

March 23, 2014 | Charles Phelps | Local


Scholarship weekend raises funds to help youth

Faith, family and golf were all part of a weekend full of hope for future college students as the Grady Young Foundation looks toward celebrating a new crop of scholarship recipients this spring.

March 16, 2014 | Charles Phelps | Local


Clarkesville businesses chip in to help those affected by March 6 fire

CLARKESVILLE - Cathy Roberts, a Clarkesville resident and owner of Sheep Hollow on the downtown square, sat behind the counter of her store Saturday reminiscing about what made Sweet Breads one of her favorite places to eat.

March 16, 2014 | Charles Phelps | Local


Young math whizzes compete in problem-solving at annual event

Caleb Hill, a fourth-grader at Wauka Mountain Multiple Intelligences Academy enjoys solving problems using multiplication and decimals.

March 08, 2014 | Charles Phelps | Local


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Jefferson baseball advances to Class AAA state title series with Game 3 win over Westminster, 5-2

ATLANTA - After dropping Game 2 of the Class AAA state semifinals to the Westminster Wildcats, Jefferson coach Tommy Knight said his team would "be better" in a pressure-packed, season-deciding Game 3.

May 20, 2015 | Charles Phelps | High schools


Jefferson splits semifinal baseball series with Westminster

ATLANTA - The Jefferson Dragons' baseball team split its first two games against the Westminster Wildcats in the Class AAA state semifinals on Tuesday. The deciding Game 3 will be played today at 5:30 p.m. at Westminster. The winner plays at Blessed Trinity for the Class AAA state championship on Saturday.

May 20, 2015 | Charles Phelps | High schools


Jefferson's perfect season ended by OT loss

JEFFERSON - The Jefferson Dragons' run at a second state championship in three seasons ended Friday night at Jefferson Memorial Stadium.

November 28, 2014 | Charles Phelps | All prep football news


Dragons stay perfect, smother Dodge County 27-7

JEFFERSON - The No. 1-seed Jefferson Dragons put together another dominant performance in the Class AAA state playoffs Friday night at Memorial Stadium, ousting the No. 3-seeded Dodge County Indians, 27-7.

November 21, 2014 | Charles Phelps | All prep football news


Dragons ignore cold, fire past Franklin 38-7

JEFFERSON - With freezing temperatures, it took a little time for the Jefferson Dragons' offense to warm up offensively during its Class AAA state playoff opener against the Franklin County Lions.

November 14, 2014 | Charles Phelps | All prep football news


Jefferson wins battle of unbeatens, tops Hart County 21-14

HARTWELL - Coming into Friday night's region championship-deciding game between the Jefferson Dragons and Hart County Bulldogs, it was the offenses that had all the attention as the driving forces behind both teams' 9-0 records.

November 08, 2014 | Charles Phelps | All prep football news


Hart County passing game swamps Jackson County, 43-7

HARTWELL - In what has been a disappointing and tough 2014 campaign, the Jackson County Panthers looked to turn their luck around Friday night and put a second "W" in the win column.

October 17, 2014 | Charles Phelps | All prep football news


Jefferson keeps it clean, tops Elbert 52-6

JEFFERSON - The Jefferson Dragons have shown all year why they are the class of the newly-formed Region 8-AAA by scoring throngs of points and making it tough for opposing offenses to get into Dragon territory, let alone the end zone.

October 03, 2014 | Charles Phelps | All prep football news


Jefferson starts slow, rebounds to blast Jackson 34-7

JEFFERSON - After a first-possession fumble by the undefeated Jefferson Dragons on Friday night, the annual Battle of Jefferson against Jackson County had all the makings of a great rivalry game: an early turnover, a fired-up crowd and the home team looking to score quickly.

September 26, 2014 | Charles Phelps | All prep football news


Dragons dominate rival Commerce, 28-3

JEFFERSON-When it comes to the Battle of the Bridge rivalry between the Jefferson Dragons and Commerce Tigers, Jefferson head coach Ben Hall said you could throw both teams' undefeated records out the window.

September 12, 2014 | Times regional staff | All prep football news


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