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Hall cities team up on paving effort

Oakwood is leading the way in seeking bids for a repaving contract that would also serve Clermont in North Hall and South Hall County neighbors Flowery Branch and Braselton. The four governments plan to accept bids until April 10.

March 21, 2014 | Jeff Gill | Local

Gateway Industrial Centre roads nearing completion

Getting the Gateway Industrial Centre in northeast Hall County primed for tenants has been quite the challenge.

March 21, 2014 | Jeff Gill | Local

Gainesville works to fast-track intersection makeover

Improvements to one of Gainesville's busiest intersections - Jesse Jewell at Queen City parkways - might come sooner rather than later.

March 20, 2014 | Jeff Gill | Local

DNR rolls out new interactive map

With a little technological know-how, Georgia residents and visitors now can electronically find the state parks that match their recreation interests.

March 17, 2014 | Jeff Gill | Local

Gainesville wants DOT to buy right of way at busy corner

"For sale" signs at a property overlooking one of Gainesville's busiest intersections have more than caught the city's attention.

March 16, 2014 | Jeff Gill | Local

New Holland: A new village rising

With a company store, churches, school and recreation center at their fingertips, residents hardly needed to own a car, let alone drive outside their quaint community east of Gainesville.

March 16, 2014 | Jeff Gill | Local

Friendship Road’s name could resurface

Friendship Road's name might not totally go away after all.

March 14, 2014 | Jeff Gill | Local

DOT: Road funds may hit dead-end

District Engineer Bayne Smith reeled off a list of area transportation projects - particularly bridge work - planned or underway in Hall County to an audience Thursday at the University of North Georgia-Gainesville.

March 14, 2014 | Jeff Gill | Local

Largest Kroger in state opens in New Holland area

Angela Crain celebrated as she filled her cart at the Kroger Marketplace, which opened Wednesday in the New Holland community.

March 12, 2014 | Jeff Gill | Local

Transportation planning group OKs bike plan

An area transportation planning group gave its OK Tuesday to a $146 million bicycle-pedestrian plan that now will be considered in a long-range transportation plan update for Hall County that is slated to be completed by 2015.

March 12, 2014 | Jeff Gill | Local

Rotary Club gets insider’s look at Boston Marathon bombing

As a U.S. Army Reserve intelligence officer and someone schooled in disaster emergencies, Mike Raderstorf got an insider's look at one of America's most painful terrorist attacks, the Boston Marathon bombing on April 15.

March 11, 2014 | Jeff Gill | Local

Oakwood OKs rezoning for 302 homes

Oakwood City Council gave its OK Monday night to a rezoning that enables a 302-home subdivision and some 20 acres for commercial development.

March 11, 2014 | Jeff Gill | Local

Will Cooper Pants Factory get a historical marker soon?

Gainesville is looking to move forward on the long-awaited placement of a historical marker at the site of the former Cooper Pants Factory.

March 09, 2014 | Jeff Gill | Local

Cleveland Bypass set for Dec. 31 finish

Despite being wracked by bad weather, one of Northeast Georgia's biggest road projects - the Cleveland Bypass - is on track for a Dec. 31 completion.

March 09, 2014 | Jeff Gill | Local

Lake dwellers should brace for higher property values

Lake Lanier property owners can start bracing now for sticker shock when assessment notices are mailed May 16.

March 08, 2014 | Jeff Gill | Local

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Articles By Author - Jeff Gill

Chief planner urges cities to consider top road needs

The head of Hall County's main transportation planning group told area government leaders Wednesday they should consider "critical needs" in terms of projects as the county moves forward on updating its long-range transportation plan.

April 17, 2014 | Jeff Gill | Local

Officials seek Clermont armed bank robbery suspect

Hall County and federal authorities are investigating an armed robbery Tuesday morning at a North Hall bank.

April 16, 2014 | Jeff Gill | Local

Justus approved as West Hall High principal

Eight years ago, while coaching a summer baseball game, Scott Justus got the call to see if he was interested in pursuing an assistant principal's job at West Hall High School.

April 15, 2014 | Jeff Gill | Local

Basin group moves forward on water plan

A private group with a vested interest in the Apalachicola-Chattahoochee-Flint River basin has asked its consultants to begin drafting a water management plan for the basin.

April 14, 2014 | Jeff Gill | Local

Woman charged in hit-and-run at school bus stop

A Dahlonega woman has been charged in a hit-and-run at a school bus stop that resulted in minor injuries to two Hall County schoolchildren.

April 14, 2014 | Jeff Gill | Local

Group moves forward on water study, albeit in secret

The Apalachicola-Chattahoochee-Flint Stakeholders soldiers on, but behind closed doors.

April 06, 2014 | Jeff Gill | Local

Tornado of '36 memories still strong

Soon after Mary Louise Hulsey arrived in Gainesville in 1945, she got a quick history lesson whenever dark clouds started to fill the sky.

April 05, 2014 | Jeff Gill | Local

Volunteers to bear the load at corps campground

It's taken a volunteer effort to restore operating days at Bolding Mill campground in northwest Hall County.

April 05, 2014 | Jeff Gill | Local

Residents briefed on lakefront tax adjustments

Chris Slate didn't exactly leave the meeting a happy camper.

April 04, 2014 | Jeff Gill | Local


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