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Flowery Branch police adjust to city’s growth

Before an economic decline halted much of the building industry, Flowery Branch was one of the fastest growing cities in the state.

January 14, 2012 | Patrick Stoker | Local


Federal officials investigate 2010 Hall jail incident

A man who once promised not to sue the Hall County Sheriff's Office for what the sheriff's own investigators called an unnecessary use of force may have changed his mind.

January 14, 2012 | Ashley Fielding | Local


10 evacuated from home fire; no serious injuries

Gainesville firefighters responded to a residential fire early Saturday morning after 10 people inside the home were awakened by a smoke detector.

January 14, 2012 | Patrick Stoker | Local


Celebrating a King: Gainesville march to highlight Monday's MLK events

Remarks by a Gainesville-born preacher now serving in Lilburn and a march around the Gainesville downtown square are highlights of Monday's 42nd Annual King Day Celebration.

January 14, 2012 | Jeff Gill | Local


Crosswalk upgraded at dangerous Gainesville intersection

In an effort to improve pedestrian safety, the city of Gainesville is revamping a crosswalk at what one city council member called a "dangerous intersection."

January 14, 2012 | Aaron Hale | Local


Suspect in armored truck robbery now faces ID theft charge

Charges against a suspect involved in a Wednesday armed robbery of an armored truck in Oakwood continue to grow.

January 14, 2012 | Patrick Stoker | Local


Rotary is accepting nominees for Man, Woman of Year awards

The Rotary Club of Gainesville is accepting nominations for its annual Gainesville-Hall County community Man and Woman of the Year Awards.

January 14, 2012 | From staff reports | Local


Brenau launches initiative to get Steinway pianos

When Brenau University music majors take the stage next year, they'll be playing Mozart and Bach on world famous pianos.

January 14, 2012 | Dallas Duncan | Local


Planned grocery closing hits workers, customers

Gainesville's Food Lion on Browns Bridge Road was gaining a loyal costumer with Sheryl Pittman before the chain announced Thursday the store would be closed with 112 others across the nation.

January 14, 2012 | Aaron Hale | Local


Fulton begins removing inmates from Hall’s jail

A budget shortfall in Fulton County could affect Hall County's finances as well.

January 14, 2012 | Patrick Stoker | Local


Authorities still looking for police impersonators

Investigators from the Gainesville Police Department are continuing to search for three suspects who acted as police when they pulled over a man in mid-December.

January 13, 2012 | From staff reports | Local


Lula man sentenced to life for molestation

A Lula man was found guilty and sentenced to life in prison Friday for molesting two young boys in 2007.

January 13, 2012 | Patrick Stoker | Local


Hall commissioners back to business in first '12 meeting

Hall County will consider establishing a "foreclosure registry" that would hold foreclosed property owners accountable for upkeep.

January 13, 2012 | Aaron Hale | Local


3 area schools snag extra federal money

Fourteen area schools were designated Georgia Title I Distinguished Schools by the state Department of Education on Thursday.

January 13, 2012 | Dallas Duncan | Local


Police chases create difficult situations for sheriff’s office

Hall County Sheriff's Office deputies and patrol cars have been put to the test in two high-speed chases across county lines in the past two weeks.

January 13, 2012 | Patrick Stoker | Local


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Lottery winner apparently beaten, left for dead near downtown Cumming dies

April 26, 2017 | By Isabel Hughes ihughes@forsythnews.com | Local


Jefferson Police, GBI investigating body found on I-85

A Georgia Department of Transportation employee found a dead man with a gunshot wound to the head in a car Wednesday along Interstate 85 in ...

April 26, 2017 | Nick Watson | Local


Flowery Branch considers pedestrian link between roundabout, Lake Lanier

Flowery Branch is looking at developing a pedestrian link between its downtown roundabout and Lake Lanier.

April 26, 2017 | Jeff Gill | Local


Hall superintendent aiming for larger employee pay raises

Hall County Schools Superintendent Will Schofield said a recent 3 percent cut in expenses could pave the way for a 2.5 percent raise for ...

April 26, 2017 | Norm Cannada | Local


Authorities: Woman distracted by radio causes wreck that snarls Dawsonville Highway traffic

A woman distracted by her radio caused a wreck that backed up Dawsonville Highway traffic for most of Wednesday afternoon, authorities said.

April 26, 2017 | Times staff reports | Local


Police: Man found hiding in pharmacy by cleaning staff

A Gainesville man was found hiding under a table inside a Gainesville pharmacy, police said.

April 26, 2017 | Nick Watson | Local


Committee keeps close tabs on SPLOST VII funding

Members of the SPLOST VII Citizen Review Committee take their job seriously.

April 26, 2017 | Carlos Galarza | Local


Hall Fire adding security measures amid statewide station thefts

After fire station theft reports in neighboring counties, Hall County Fire Services said it would be increasing security measures.

April 26, 2017 | Times Staff Reports | Local


Mexican diplomat feels at home in Gainesville

Since being named Consul General of the Mexican Consulate in Atlanta last summer, Javier Diaz admits he wanted to know more about this place called ...

April 26, 2017 | Carlos Galarza | Local


Tourism study: Consolidate Hall County's brand

Flowery Branch would be the new tourism gateway to Hall County as part of a proposal from Georgia tourism officials.

April 26, 2017 | Nick Bowman | Local


3 killed in Friendship Road wreck, including an infant

Three people, including an infant, were killed in a crash Tuesday afternoon on Ga. 347/Friendship Road near Jones Drive, according to authorities.

April 25, 2017 | Nick Watson | Local


TV show examines Hall Valentine’s Day murder-for-hire case

The case of three people convicted in a Feb. 14, 2010, murder-for-hire plot will be revisited Wednesday on "Crime Watch Daily with Chris Hansen."

April 25, 2017 | Nick Watson | Local


New Martin Road widening alternative is crowd pleaser

By a large show of hands, Martin Road residents gave their approval Tuesday night to an alternative to a much-despised widening of the South Hall ...

April 25, 2017 | Jeff Gill | Local


Hall commissioners OK Ledan-Sardis roundabout construction contract

The Hall County Board of Commissioners has awarded a $379,916 contract for construction of a roundabout at Ledan and Sardis roads in northwest Hall ...

April 25, 2017 | Jeff Gill | Local


Puppies provide relief during Brenau exam week

Who doesn't like puppies?

April 25, 2017 | Hailey Van Parys | Local


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