Amy Brown, a student at North Georgia College & State University in Dahlonega, was recently crowned Miss Hall County at the Miss Hall County/Miss Flowery Branch pageant sponsored by Fifth Row Center.
Miss Lynleigh Lacy Heslep and Mr. Samuel Winters Richwine III were united in marriage at 7:30 p.m. July 19, 2008, at The Episcopal Church of St. Peter and St. Paul in Marietta. The bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Douglas Heslep of Marietta. The groom is the son of Dr. and Mrs. Samuel Winters Richwine Jr. of Gainesville.
Is it Mother Nature's fault or man's?
BOSTON - Phil Kessel had a goal and an assist to extend his points streak to 15 games - the best in the NHL this season - and Michael Ryder scored two goals Saturday night to lead the Boston Bruins to a 4-2 victory over the Atlanta Thrashers.
Bob and Karol DeVries of Buford announce the engagement of their daughter Terah DeVries to Justin Palmer, son of Len Davis of Flowery Branch and Jeff Palmer of Gainesville.
Kenneth Welborn of Demorest announces the engagement of his daughter Cory Lisa Welborn to Jonathan Phillip Shockley, son of Phillip and Angela Shockley of Lula. The bride is the daughter of the late Juanita Welborn.
Lenny and Sherry Dec of Braselton announce the engagement of their daughter Amber Michelle McDonald to Michael Alex Edge, son of William and Martha Edge of Flowery Branch. The bride is the daughter of the late Danny McDonald.
B. Michael and Kathy J. Grizzle of Clermont announce the engagement of their daughter Cindel J. Grizzle to Hasten S. Page, son of Randy B. and R. Kim Page of Gainesville.
Adams, a girl, Addyson Nichole, Dec. 9, Crystal Greene and Mitchell Adams, Homer.
As holiday seasons go, this one already feels different.
Four children in a bedroom in a Gainesville public housing unit accidentally set a bed on fire with a lit candle, fire officials said.
Members of the Habersham Central football team were named to the Region 8-AAAA All-Region team released Friday.
The Jefferson High basketball team won its first meeting of the year against rival Commerce by a score of 58-46 on Friday in Jefferson.
Georgia's longest runoff election, mandated by judges to ensure military and other overseas voters had time to return their ballots, finally ends today.
Counseling for veterans will be available 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. July 31 as the Mobile Vet Center visits the Georgia Department of Labor's Habersham Career Center at 205 Hodges St., Cornelia.
A caucus will be held at 10 a.m. at the Hall County Democratic Party Headquarters, 1011-1021 Athens St., Gainesville, to elect delegates to the Georgia Democratic Convention.
Training is Aug. 12 for those interested in becoming court-appointed special advocates in the Northeastern Judicial Circuit covering Hall and Dawson counties.
ATLANTA- The Miami Marlins couldn't take advantage of a bases-loaded opportunity with no outs in the ninth inning.
The Gainesville Jaycees sponsor and conduct the military-style camp to instill discipline and teach leadership qualities to a wide ranging group of Hall County middle school boys. Graduation was Sunday at Gainesville Civic Center. Ryan Sawyer, one of the program's main instructors, said "This program is about getting them to grow up and contribute to the community."
A pregnant woman was killed late Sunday night as she crossed Ga. 365 near Mud Creek Road, according to law enforcement officials.
Morgan Nix shot a blistering 5-under par 67 in the final round of the 2014 Gainesville City Championship on Sunday at Chattahoochee Golf Course to finish the tournament with a 7-stroke victory.
ATLANTA - Tommy La Stella is making an impression on Atlanta Braves manager Fredi Gonzalez.
Hall County 4-H Club members received recognition at the recent 4-H State Horse Show in Perry.
Whitworth to head Times' distribution