The teams descending upon the Road Atlanta track in Braselton this weekend aren't driving fast cars, but they are reaching for a finish line. That finish line is a cure.
Today's kids may use their thumbs more than their arms and legs, but that doesn't mean they wouldn't put down the controller for a real bow and arrow or fishing pole.
Sometimes barbecue is so smoky good it just begs to be eaten by hand. At Saturday's Brenau Barbecue Championship, a Ninja Pig BBQ server happily obliged one customer who didn't need a plate.
April 1 South Hall Middle School 4335 Atlanta Highway, Flowery Branch Score: 96, Grade: A Quat sanitizer concentration in three-compartment sink not reaching required end-use concentration of 200 ppm. Water temperature at 53 F, too low for Quat sanitizer to be active. Inspector: Wentworth April 2 Chicopee Woods Agricultural Center 1855 Calvary Road, Gainesville Score: 90, Grade: A Sliced tomatoes in container at condiment table not held at required 41 F ...
A decade has passed since the vision of a continuing care retirement community in Gainesville came to fruition.
Charles Bishop's police badge brings back many memories from his 30 years as an officer on Tybee Island.
More than 300 runners turned out Saturday for the second annual Some Gave All 5K Road Race in honor of fallen Lula soldier Maj. Kevin Jenrette.
APRIL 18 Smoky Springs Retirement Center 940 South Enota Drive NE Score: 90, Grade: A Mold, mildew on icemaker baffle, food debris on can opener blade and slicer body and stand. Cleaning cloths on counters, tables and equipment. Hand sink no longer attached to wall. Floors throughout, especially under shelving, equipment, etc., needs detailed cleaning. Inspector: Kathleen McDuffie Friendly Restaurant 1421 Athens St., Gainesville Score: 99, Grade: A Several places in kitchen where ...
Chris Gibbs' feet danced across three decades as he seamlessly transitioned from one move to another on the cafeteria floor.
When Josh Fitzpatrick is on-call, he doesn't expect to be saving any lives. Fitzpatrick has worked for the Electronic Sales Co. for 14 years. In addition to overseeing the installation of security equipment, every other week he handles calls during off-hours. If his phone rings in the evening or on the weekend, it's usually a panicked customer who has accidentally activated his or her burglar alarm. But on March 1, Fitzpatrick answered a different sort ...
Gainesville's Thompson Bridge Park will be closed next week for paving and striping, reopening on Saturday.
Teirah Williams spends $80 - a third of her paycheck - on fuel each week. But she's not filling up a gas-guzzling SUV. She's in a tiny yellow Ford Focus.
The crowd that gathered for the Spring Chicken Festival's premiere poultry parade Saturday morning didn't know what to expect.
London may be 4,000 miles away but that didn't stop Jan Hensley and Evelyn Stafford from throwing their own party Friday alongside England's royal wedding ceremony.
Easter was warm and sunny, but starting today the skies are going to get cloudy again. "There's a chance for rain everyday except Thursday night and Friday," said forecaster Alex Gibbs of the National Weather Service. A frontal system stretching from southwest Texas to Maine will make its way here around the middle of the week, but right now the patchy band isn't moving very much. "It's just kind of drifting to us," Gibbs said. ...