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Overturned tractor-trailer slowing traffic near I-85/I-985 interchange

An accident involving an overturned tractor-trailer on Interstate 85 South just before the Interstate 985 interchange, near the Mall of Georgia, is causing slower traffic.

September 21, 2016 | | Local


Power of the Purse, annual WomenSource fundraiser, returns Tuesday

More than a dozen of Gainesville's "community heroes" will walk the catwalk Tuesday evening at the Chattahoochee Country Club.

September 09, 2016 | Kristen Oliver | Local


Construction begins next month on new Lanier Tech campus

Lanier Technical College officially broke ground Friday morning for a new $100 million campus on Howard Road, just off Ga. 365.

September 09, 2016 | Ron Bridgeman | Local


Gainesville churches, agencies help flood victims in Louisiana

The devastating floods that swamped parts of Louisiana last month, particularly in and around Baton Rouge, inspired several churches and agencies in Gainesville and Hall County to respond with the same devotion they give to their home communities.

September 09, 2016 | Joshua Silavent | Local


Halftime Heroes: North Hall marching band thrives in new performing arts center

There are two words Hannah Mayfield would use to describe the North Hall High School band.

September 08, 2016 | Kristen Oliver | Local


Gainesville man dies after Tuesday wreck

A Gainesville man died after a crash Tuesday on Ga. 60/Candler Road, according to authorities.

September 08, 2016 | Nick Watson | Local


Gainesville Police searching for missing woman

The Gainesville Police Department "is actively searching for" a missing 43-year-old woman, according to a Facebook post on the department's page Thursday afternoon.

September 08, 2016 | Times staff reports | Local


Governor proposes 20 percent pay increase for state law officers

Gov. Nathan Deal has proposed a 20 percent raise for more than 3,300 state law officers as well as reforms to officer training and certification procedures.

September 08, 2016 | Clark Leonard | Local


Corps stops issuing new dock permits on Lake Lanier

Lake Lanier has reached its limit of 10,615 docks, so no new dock permits will be issued by the Army Corps of Engineers.

September 08, 2016 | Jeff Gill | Local


Local lawyers analyze overtime rules changes coming in December

Employers should prepare now for new wage and hour rules that take effect Dec. 1, two attorneys specializing in labor law said Thursday.

September 08, 2016 | Ron Bridgeman | Local


Milton Martin Honda buys state Labor Department building for expansion, Miller says

Milton Martin Honda paid the state $37,250 over four years for the right to park cars on an empty Department of Labor parking lot before buying the building through sealed bids earlier this year, state Sen. Butch Miller, R-Gainesville, said Thursday.

September 08, 2016 | Ron Bridgeman | Local


Cabinet shop a total loss after fire in Lula

A cabinet shop in Lula is a total loss after a fire Thursday.

September 08, 2016 | Times staff reports | Local


Resurfacing planned for Thompson Mill Road near Chateau Elan

A 2-mile stretch of Thompson Mill Road in South Hall will be resurfaced and road shoulders improved by next summer.

September 08, 2016 | Times staff reports | Local


New clubhouse sets example for affordable housing communities

The opening of a clubhouse at the Park Hill Apartments in Gainesville on Wednesday shows what can be accomplished when investments in affordable housing and working-class neighborhoods are made.

September 08, 2016 | Joshua Silavent | Local


Lula stops cell tower development for 90 days

New cell tower development in Lula will be halted for 90 days as the northeast Hall County city works to ensure that proper zoning laws regulating such structures are in place.

September 08, 2016 | Jeff Gill | Local


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Taste of Gainesville serves up a savory Saturday by Lake Lanier

At one time, Taste of Gainesville was called Dinner on the Docks. But by any name, the fare is just as delicious.

September 24, 2016 | Hailey Van Parys | Local


SLIDESHOW: Don Carter State Park tunes up at Chattahoochee Mountain Music Festival

Friends of Don Carter State Park sponsored the third annual Chattahoochee Mountain Music Festival on Saturday to raise awareness for the park and supply funding ...

September 24, 2016 | Erin Smith | Local


Lake Lanier’s shoreline gets a fall cleanup

New year, different trash

September 24, 2016 | Alexander Popp | Local


Gainesville High School teacher named geographic society fellow

Sandy Rivera is teaching AP human geography - and an advanced placement course - at Gainesville High School for the first time.

September 24, 2016 | Ron Bridgeman | Local


Customers, co-workers mourn passing of Hawaiian shirt-clad ‘Coffee King’

For 14 years, Gene "Coffee King" Burch, 68, would hold court as the manager of Common Grounds Coffee Shoppe and Deli in Flowery Branch.

September 24, 2016 | Nick Watson | Local


Man dies in fiery wrong-way crash on I-85

A Virginia man going the wrong way on Interstate 85 in Jackson County was killed in a fiery crash early Friday when his vehicle struck ...

September 23, 2016 | Times staff reports | Local




First Baptist’s annual emporium benefits horse therapy ranch

Women shopping for and selling a variety of items, including clothing, accessories, home decor and Christmas gifts, filled First Baptist Church in Gainesville on Friday.

September 23, 2016 | Kristen Oliver | Local


Watching the debate Monday? Join the conversation

Millennials may already match baby boomers in terms of their share of the American electorate, but a new poll reveals that only 32 percent of ...

September 23, 2016 | Times staff, wire reports | Local


How to make your own fairy house for your garden

You never know what mythical creatures are around.

September 22, 2016 | Jennifer Linn | Local


Old, new issues raised at Enota school forum

The garden at Enota, of course, was discussed and questioned at the forum held at the school Thursday night.

September 22, 2016 | Ron Bridgeman | Local


Old Reunion entrance now could be part of 800-home active adult community

For years, it served as the main entrance to Reunion Country Club in South Hall.

September 22, 2016 | Jeff Gill | Local


Halftime Heroes: Johnson band members on same page

Listen to D.I. Brunson, band director at Johnson High School, and a number of his students, and much the same thread is heard - it ...

September 22, 2016 | Ron Bridgeman | Local


Annual Glory Hope & Life tailgate party benefits cancer patients

A tailgate party Thursday celebrating Georgia Tech, the University of Georgia, the Atlanta Falcons and the Atlanta Braves also benefited cancer patients in North Georgia.

September 22, 2016 | Kristen Oliver | Local


GSP: Woman said she fell asleep before 4-car Browns Bridge Road wreck

Browns Bridge Road was briefly shut down in both directions in West Hall County due to a four-vehicle wreck near Mincey Marble on Thursday afternoon.

September 22, 2016 | | Local


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