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A crowning achievement

Although his uncle made a living turning wood, John Moss never thought much about it until one fateful day when he was 16 years old.

April 10, 2011 | Brandee A. Thomas | Life top stories


Author Colin Tipping brings his method of moving on to Unity of Gainesville

Forgiveness is one of the hardest feats many of us can accomplish in our lives. After being hurt by a friend or family member, it sometimes is easier to give up and hold onto the anger. But the damage done to spiritual and emotional growth is even more harmful than the initial hurt.

April 09, 2011 | BY ASHLEY BATES For The Times | Life top stories


Adding color to gardens

Most flower lovers want to have flowers blooming in their garden all season long. The problem is knowing what to grow. Do you want flowers in your beds that provide beauty and a fragrance?

April 07, 2011 | By Michael Wheeler | Life top stories


Jaemore extends growing seasons with tent crops

They may not have figured out how to add extra hours to the day, but the folks at Jaemor Farms have found a production method that adds more time to their growing season.

April 07, 2011 | Brandee A. Thomas | Life top stories


Room-temp temptation

On a hot, summer day in the South, if you offer your friend a lukewarm glass of sweet tea, you may not be able to count them as a friend much longer.

April 06, 2011 | Brandee A. Thomas | Life top stories


Falcon trades red jersey for green gear

Ovie Mughelli has been an advocate of health and wellness among young people for years.

April 05, 2011 | By MATT MAUNEY Times regional staff | Life top stories


Students make quilt with newly found skills

Quilter Linda O'Donnell has inspired a new generation of sewers at McEver Arts Academy.

April 04, 2011 | Brandee A. Thomas | Life top stories


A case for Terri

Six years ago, Al and Karen Hollander found themselves in familiar, but unexpected territory.

April 03, 2011 | Brandee A. Thomas | Life top stories


Local duo reaches youth with inspiring Christian rap

There's more to Dan Moore and Lindsay Justice than what meets the eye.

April 02, 2011 | Brandee A. Thomas | Life top stories


File it under ‘done’

The seasons have officially changed and that means one thing - spring cleaning time.

March 31, 2011 | Brandee A. Thomas | Life top stories


Crush and simmer tomatoes to lock in nutrients

In the food world, tomatoes don't get as much appreciation as they probably should.

March 30, 2011 | Brandee A. Thomas | Life top stories


Run raises money for Camp Hope

For the last four decades, the Chattahoochee Baptist Association has made sure underprivileged Hall County students get the opportunity to experience what a lot of kids take for granted - summer camp. The camp, called Camp Hope, is held at the Georgia Baptist Assembly in Toccoa.

March 29, 2011 | Brandee A. Thomas | Life top stories


Gainesville student lends a hand to enhance life for disabled children everywhere

Although he’s a junior in college, Gainesville native Zack Agerton still smiles when he thinks back to his days as a kid away at summer camp.

March 29, 2011 | Brandee A. Thomas | Life top stories


Hall County students get lessons in horticulture from master gardeners

Two years after local gardeners planted the seed of establishing the Gardens on Green, the fruits of their labor continue to pay off.

March 28, 2011 | Brandee A. Thomas | Life top stories


From tragedy comes a fresh calling

As a runner on her high school's cross country team, Vanessa Hurtado was used to pushing herself to the limits to outmaneuver her opponents.

March 27, 2011 | Brandee A. Thomas | Life top stories


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Father and son hike to the mountaintop

FORSYTH COUNTY - Charlie Ewing Jr. has grown up hearing about his father's adventures along the Appalachian Trail.

September 16, 2014 | By Crystal Ledford Times regional staff | Life top stories


Experts offer advice on combating fall allergies and flu

For some, fall means scarves, boots, football and pumpkin spice and everything nice. It's a reason to celebrate.

September 15, 2014 | Chelsey Abercrombie | Life top stories


Flowery Branch woman casts her dragnet into Amelia Earhart's mystery

Before she became America's aviator, Amelia Mary Earhart was just a Midwestern tomboy who thought of planes as nothing more than jumbles of "rusty wire and wood." Then, she became the first woman to fly across the Atlantic and instantly became a household name.

September 14, 2014 | Bekah Porter | Life top stories


In His Name reaches out to apartment complex communities

Jon Huebner wanted to help.

September 13, 2014 | Bekah Porter | Life top stories


Women to stand strong at DIVINE conference

Hundreds of women together are set to share their laughter, tears, problems and solutions while listening to life-changing messages in one week's time.

September 13, 2014 | Times staff reports | Life top stories


Sellers, give every room a role

Many of us have one room in the house that doesn't really have a job. Maybe we set it up with an air bed once in a while for guests, or shove out-of-season clothing boxes in there, or use it as a holding zone for stuff we're not sure what to do with.

September 12, 2014 | By KIM COOK Associated Press | Life top stories


Sweet taste of macarons find way to Flowery Branch

For Karen Ching, there's a constant bar of excellence she's always trying to reach.

September 10, 2014 | Carly Sharec | Life top stories


Art helps Lula man find his purpose

Larry Ledford hurt. His shoulder pained him with every move.

September 09, 2014 | Bekah Porter | Life top stories


Gainesville couple bitten by the travel bug sets the globe as their itinerary

Name a place, and odds are Wolfgang Hartert has visited it.

September 07, 2014 | Bekah Porter | Life top stories


Area churches combine styles to draw worshipers

If a pastor wants more people in the pews, then it might be time to try the new tools of the trade: an electric guitar and a drum set.

September 06, 2014 | Bekah Porter | Life top stories


Master gardener grows a tapestry of roses, literally

Lynn Kempler dreamed of roses.

September 04, 2014 | Bekah Porter | Life top stories


Judge, competitive cook Scot Howard serves up barbecue secrets

Scot Howard doesn't just love barbecue. The Jefferson resident practically lives it.

September 03, 2014 | Bekah Porter | Life top stories


Barbecue judge dishes up secrets

Scot Howard doesn't just love barbecue. The Jefferson resident practically lives it.

In the past year, the U.S. Postal Service worker has started a website ranking various barbecue restaurants across the South and earned his official barbecue judging certificate. He started judging and competing professionally and selling his homemade goods to a growing clientele of barbecue lovers.

September 03, 2014 | Bekah Porter | Life top stories


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