Lake Lanier's water level is holding steady at slightly above full pool. The lake water level is 1,071.18 feet or .18 feet above a full pool of 1,071. Lake water temperatures have risen into the mid to upper 70s. The main lake is clear. The creeks and rivers are clear to stained.
May 07, 2015|
By Eric Aldrich
For The Times
A candlelight vigil and prayer service was held Sunday at Juno Baptist Church in memory of U.S. Marine Sgt. Mark Johnson, one of eight soldiers killed when their helicopter crashed on a relief mission in Nepal.
May 18, 2015|
By Michele Hester
Anyone who has wandered through the lobby of the Visual Technology Building on the Clarkesville campus of North Georgia Technical College may view an array of images captured by students in the photography program. But once a year the studio doors are thrown open for a public viewing with visitors getting up close and personal with the budding photographers.
Courtney Brooke Crawford and Richard Andrew Davidson were united in marriage at 6 p.m. May 1, 2015, at Martha Hope Cabin in Gainesville. The bride is the daughter of Todd and Lisa Crawford of Flowery Branch. The groom is the son of Michael Davidson Jr. of Braselton.
It's that time of year when proud young men and women don the odd yet traditional attire of colored robes and a square hat with a dangly tail, walk across a crowded stage to much fanfare and clutch a piece of rolled-up paper that says, in essence, "You have reached the next level. Move ahead one giant step."
HOUSTON - Driven by last summer's surge of illegal immigration from Central America, the already large backlog in federal immigration courts has reached an all-time high with more than 445,000 pending cases, according to a new report.
May 16, 2015|
By Molly Hennessy-Fiske
Los Angeles Times
|Top of the wires
University of North Georgia junior ace Courtney Poole tossed a three-hit shutout and sophomore catcher Jessica Finch provided the game-winning two-run single in the first inning to help beat No. 8 Georgia College, 2-0 in the Division II Southeast Super Regional on Saturday in Dahlonega. With the win, the Nighthawks (49-7) advance to its fourth Division II College World Series.
May 16, 2015|
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