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AARP: Gainesville one of nation’s top affordable retirement spots

As a Southern town with county charm and urban sophistication, it's no surprise Gainesville was recognized as one of the best places to retire.

July 22, 2011 | Savannah King | Local

Coming Sunday: The '96 Olympics revisited

Fifteen years ago this week, Clarks Bridge Park was teeming with thousands of spectators, athletes and media members in town for the 1996 Olympics.

July 22, 2011 | | Local

Police seek store robbers

Police are seeking information on two masked men who robbed a Gainesville convenience store at gunpoint late Wednesday night.

July 22, 2011 | From staff reports | Local

New fire marshal sees challenge in job

Chad Payne laughs as he talks about being inside of a burning building. But despite his jovial nature, he takes the job seriously.

July 22, 2011 | Savannah King | Local

Attorney: Graves’ loan agreement invalid

U.S. Rep. Tom Graves' attorney says the disputed loan agreement between his client and a Northwest Georgia bank is not valid because the bank should have known the Georgia congressman couldn't repay the money and it cut the lawmaker some slack when his company couldn't make payments.

July 22, 2011 | BY ANDY JOHNS Chattanooga Times Free Press | Local

Veteran in Times article remembered as a ‘patriot’

A Hiawassee man profiled in a July 3 story in The Times about veterans coping with old war wounds died Wednesday. He was 62.

July 21, 2011 | Jeff Gill | Local

Cockfighting investigation leads to marijuana bust

Hall County authorities were investigating a suspected cockfighting site at a Flowery Branch home when they discovered a patch of 88 marijuana plants with a street value of $176,000.

July 21, 2011 | Jeff Gill | Local

GBI probe of July 11 shooting is ongoing

Apart from a state probe of two deputies' actions in a July 11 suspect shooting, Charlie Pearce knows for certain how he feels about the Hall County Sheriff's Office.

July 21, 2011 | Jeff Gill | Local

Most Hall schools meet Adequate Yearly Progress levels

Hall County schools fared better than most in meeting Adequate Yearly Progress, according to preliminary statewide numbers released Thursday by the Georgia Department of Education. Gainesville, however, fared worse.

July 21, 2011 | Dallas Duncan | Local

Program teaches kids to fight back

More than 700,000 kids younger than 18 are reported missing each year, according to the U.S. Department of Justice.

July 21, 2011 | Dallas Duncan | Local

Dawson County talks of taking a stance on park, reservoir

Officials are considering a series of public hearings to gauge interest in a park and proposed reservoir in the Dawson Forest Wildlife Management Area.

July 20, 2011 | MICHELE HESTER Times regional staff | Local

Foundation seeks Philanthropist of the Year nominations

The North Georgia Community Foundation is seeking nominations for its Philanthropist of the Year award.

July 20, 2011 | From staff reports | Local

Unhealthy air quality blamed on hot weather

As the region sweltered through its 24th day exceeding Code Orange air quality Wednesday, forecasters say there's no relief in sight.

July 20, 2011 | Mike Hill | Local

2040 roads plan near final approval

Hall County's 2040 Metropolitan Transportation Plan is on track for final approval Aug. 9.

July 20, 2011 | Jeff Gill | Local

School officials plan strategies for coming year

The first day of class is less than a month away, and Gainesville school administrators are busy preparing for the challenges ahead.

July 20, 2011 | Dallas Duncan | Local

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Execution set for Lumpkin County man who murdered ex

A Lumpkin County man convicted of strangling his ex-girlfriend will be executed by the state next month.

October 27, 2016 | Nick Watson | Local

Traffic light study for Cresswind subdivision getting funding

Gainesville, Hall County and a developer have OK'd funding for a study to determine if a traffic light is needed at the intersection of ...

October 27, 2016 | Times Staff Reports | Local

Gay state rep to discuss women's voting rights at Brenau

Park Cannon, D-Atlanta, will speak at Brenau University at 6 p.m. Tuesday.

October 27, 2016 | Times Staff Reports | Local

Jobless rate unchanged in Gainesville even as labor force shrinks

The unemployment rate in the Gainesville metropolitan area remained unchanged at 4.4 percent from August to September, the lowest in Georgia, according to figures ...

October 27, 2016 | Times Staff Reports | Local

Law enforcement offers tips for trick-or-treaters

Before the pint-sized ghosts and goblins haunt the streets Monday, local law enforcement officers are giving tips to make everything all right on fright night.

October 27, 2016 | Nick Watson | Local

Wire fraud trial moved to January

A Cleveland man accused of wire fraud totaling more than $200,000 had his trial date moved to January, according to court documents.

October 26, 2016 | Nick Watson | Local

Pediatricians’ group: Baby, parents should sleep in same room at least 6 months

For new parents, the fear of sleep-related deaths never dissipates.

October 26, 2016 | Hailey Van Parys | Local

Insurance options dwindle, prices rise in Hall County

Ryan Thompson can remember thinking health care insurance rates were high when he and his wife had their first child eight years ago.

October 26, 2016 | Clark Leonard | Local

Voters Guide to Nov. 8 general election

Who's on the ballot

October 26, 2016 | Times staff reports | Local

Residents picking sides over upcoming Lula liquor referendum

Kim Johnson isn't interested in putting a bar in her newly opened restaurant off Main Street in Lula - nor does she really have the ...

October 26, 2016 | Jeff Gill | Local

Atlanta Street celebration set for Saturday

Civic leaders in Gainesville's African-American community are inviting residents to share their memories of life along Atlanta Street at 11 a.m. Saturday during ...

October 26, 2016 | Times staff reports | Local

Heating assistance program launches Nov. 1

Elderly and disabled/homebound residents in Hall County and across Northeast Georgia's Ninth District can apply for assistance paying their heating bills this winter ...

October 26, 2016 | Joshua Silavent | Local

Authorities: Gunshots at LongHorn were accidental, self-inflicted

October 26, 2016 | By Allie Dean | Local

Group helps families deal with loss of infants

It's something you can understand only if you've gone through it.

October 25, 2016 | Hailey Van Parys | Local

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