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The Local Agenda: Annexation vote next step for proposed retail center

After today, Gainesville could be one step closer to a new commercial development near New Holland Mill.

May 07, 2012 | Aaron Hale | Local


County holds off on sewer study

With an eye toward trimming costs, Hall County government chose to postpone an agreement with a contractor on a new South Hall County wastewater rate study.

May 07, 2012 | Aaron Hale | Local


Gainesville City Schools gets clean audit

The Gainesville School System will no longer be under state supervision following an audit report during Monday night's board meeting.

May 07, 2012 | Lee Johnson | Local


Wrecks shut down I-985 North

Multiple wrecks have shut down Interstate 985 northbound this afternoon, Hall County Fire Chief David Kimbrell said. None involve serious injuries.

May 07, 2012 | From staff reports | Local


Eyes on the Road: Buford must wait for new Ga. 324 lanes

The Georgia Department of Transportation has delayed opening new lanes on Ga. 324/Gravel Springs Road in Buford, a key artery for Mall of Georgia traffic.

May 06, 2012 | Jeff Gill | Local


Ruby Brawner plans to keep volunteering

Thirty years is a long time to devote to volunteering, but Ruby Brawner has done just that and said it's how she'll also spend her next three decades - God willing.

May 06, 2012 | Savannah King | Local


Hall mulls redevelopment partnership with Gainesville

A city of Gainesville plan aimed to improve economic viability in distressed areas goes before the Hall County Board of Commissioners this week, as it considers a partnership with the city.

May 06, 2012 | Aaron Hale | Local


Lanier lures back Canadian canoe/kayak event

It's a rare occurrence to drive into a Gainesville parking lot and find more Quebec license plates than those from Georgia.

May 06, 2012 | Aaron Hale | Local


North Georgia Christian to move to Flowery Branch

North Georgia Christian School will have a presence in Flowery Branch come the fall of this year.

May 06, 2012 | Lee Johnson | Local


Riding the rails to fun

Lula was alive with the sounds of a freight train and the smell of funnel cakes Saturday as it celebrated the 36th annual Railroad Days Festival.

May 06, 2012 | Shannan Finke | Local


Lanier Park converting to long-term health center

When Northeast Georgia Health System opened its North Patient Tower in April 2009, Lanier Park Hospital wrapped up a long history as an inpatient facility.

May 06, 2012 | Jeff Gill | Local


Hall commission may reduce furloughs in 2013 budget

Members of the public offered two messages to Hall County Board of Commissioners Chairman Tom Oliver on the next county budget.

May 06, 2012 | Aaron Hale | Local


2 carry heavy load toward Olympics

For two area high school seniors, the road to success goes through Colorado Springs, Colo.

May 05, 2012 | Lee Johnson | Local


Brenau honors Belk heir for education dedication

Irwin "Ike" Belk is a strong believer in education.

May 05, 2012 | Shannon Casas | Local


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Two schools have eclipse glasses recalled days before event

As educators worked on final plans for Monday's viewing of the total solar eclipse, two Hall County Schools were scrambling to find enough eclipse ...

August 19, 2017 | Norm Cannada | Local


Gainesville Fire Chief credits Boys and Girls Club for career

After his father left town at age 10, Jerome Yarbrough spent his time at the Boys and Girls Clubs of Lanier, where his hard-working mother ...

August 19, 2017 | Nick Watson | Local


Public, businesses react to new downtown drinking ordinance

Dozens of workers hustled to keep up with orders from Atlas Pizza customers at tables inside and on the curbside Friday, the downtown square in ...

August 19, 2017 | Carlos Galarza | Local


Candidate qualifying begins next week for municipal elections

Cities hold elections this year, and some key positions, particularly mayoral seats, are up for grabs in the Nov. 7 election.

August 18, 2017 | | Local


Protest planned against Gainesville's Confederate monument

A protest of the Confederate memorial in downtown Gainesville is planned for 11:30 a.m. Saturday.

August 18, 2017 | Nick Bowman | Local


Fazoli’s out of the picture in Gainesville

The much-talked about opening of a Fazoli's Italian restaurant in the New Holland area has been derailed, The Times learned Thursday.

August 18, 2017 | Carlos Galarza | Local


Good News Clinics reflects on 25 years, pushes to continue its work

Thursday night's dinner wasn't just a celebration of Good News Clinics' 25th anniversary.

August 18, 2017 | Jeff Gill | Local


Former Lakeview leader calls dedication a ‘humbling experience’

Before participating in a ribbon-cutting ceremony Thursday morning for a new middle school building at Lakeview Academy named in his honor, Ferrell Singleton took a ...

August 18, 2017 | Norm Cannada | Local


Answers scarce on gas leak false alarm

Little new information came to light Thursday regarding a suspected gas leak earlier this week that was a false alarm.

August 17, 2017 | Times staff reports | Local


Woman pulled from Lanier is in critical condition

A 21-year-old woman was in critical condition Thursday afternoon at Northeast Georgia Medical Center after a near drowning Wednesday night in Lake Lanier.

August 17, 2017 | Times staff reports | Local


Ask The Times: Abandoned hotel for sale with commercial hopes

If you've been wondering about something in your community, Ask The Times is your place to get answers. The following question was submitted by ...

August 17, 2017 | Times staff reports | Local


Ask The Times: No plans for north-south road to relieve Jesse Jewell traffic

If you've been wondering about something in your community, Ask The Times is your place to get answers. The following question was submitted by ...

August 17, 2017 | Times staff reports | Local


Two men indicted in 2014 West Avenue slaying

Two men were indicted this week on murder charges in alleged connection to a 2014 shooting death on West Avenue in Gainesville.

August 17, 2017 | Nick Watson | Local


Gainesville High softball field to get $400,000-$500,000 in upgrades as part of Title IX settlement

About $400,000 to $500,000 is expected to be spent on improvements to the Gainesville High School softball complex over the next year as ...

August 17, 2017 | Norm Cannada | Local


Suspected gas leak in Gainesville turns out not to be leak, some seek medical help

Liberty Utilities staff discovered a suspected gas odor Monday in Gainesville was "not due to a gas leak or any hazardous condition associated with any ...

August 17, 2017 | Times staff reports | Local


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