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Thanksgiving brings sisters back together

Talk about a family gathering.

November 24, 2011 | Patrick Stoker | Local


The Blue Cow feeds feast to 300 in need

While many were enjoying a Thanksgiving feast with relatives Thursday, the owners of a family business in Lula spent the day giving that feast to about 300 in need.

November 24, 2011 | Patrick Stoker | Local


Car show to raise money for woman battling cancer

Seven years ago, Tiffany Haley Williams was diagnosed with Hodgkin's disease, a type of cancer that affects the lymphatic system.

November 24, 2011 | Savannah King | Local


Online shoppers: Watch for your deliveries

Rather than wait in long lines and visit multiple stores to find the perfect gift, many shoppers do it all from home and find a package at their doorstep a few days later.

November 24, 2011 | Patrick Stoker | Local


Original Gainesville High was the center of the city

Gainesville got a new landmark in 1920 - its high school built on Washington Street.

November 24, 2011 | Dallas Duncan | Local


Council aims to get word out on weatherization program

A Gainesville community group is raising awareness of a Northeast Georgia program focused on lowering the heating bill for low-income residents.

November 24, 2011 | Aaron Hale | Local


Longtime radio pioneer John Jacobs Jr. dies

John W. Jacobs Jr. came home to Gainesville from World War II and built a media empire.

November 23, 2011 | By Jeff Gill and Patrick Stoker jgill@gainesvilletimes.com, pstoker@gainesvilletimes.com | Local


Corps OKs Georgia’s request to limit Lanier withdrawals

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has reduced the amount of water it sends from Lake Lanier's Buford Dam, granting a request from Georgia to conserve the source of much of metro Atlanta's drinking water.

November 23, 2011 | Ashley Fielding | Local


Riverside Drive deer hunt begins today

A normal deer herd is between 25 and 30 per square mile.

November 23, 2011 | Dallas Duncan | Local


Project JOY hopes to feed 1,000 at Thanksgiving dinner

All over the country today, families gather around the dinner table to celebrate their blessings.

November 23, 2011 | Savannah King | Local


Armored vehicle used in standoff

When the Hall County Sheriff's Office purchased an armored vehicle in August, SWAT Team members planned to use it to ensure officer safety during standoff situations.

November 23, 2011 | Patrick Stoker | Local


E.E. Butler High was full of community pride

From 1962 to 1969, E.E. Butler High School was the home of the mighty, mighty Tigers.

November 23, 2011 | Dallas Duncan | Local


Hall will offer monthly online budget updates

Fiscal accountability is about to get a little easier in Hall County.

November 23, 2011 | Ashley Fielding | Local


Gainesville increases streetlight funds

Journey, the classic '70s rock band, wrote a hit single about what happens "when the lights go down in the city."

November 23, 2011 | Aaron Hale | Local


Gainesville man charged in 3 robberies

The Gainesville Police Department has charged a Gainesville man in connection with three robberies last week.

November 23, 2011 | From staff reports | Local


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Adoption law update lingers on Georgia lawmakers’ last day

ATLANTA - Changes to Georgia adoption law that proponents call long overdue await a final vote entering the General Assembly's last day.

March 30, 2017 | Associated Press | Local


Turn lane project at Ga. 53 and Green Hill Circle now set to start April 10

Extension of the westbound left-turn lane on Dawsonville Highway/Ga. 53 at Green Hill Circle is now scheduled to start April 10 and finish up ...

March 30, 2017 | Jeff Gill | Local


Hall County to host victims’ rights week event

Officials in the Hall County Courthouse are hosting an event Friday to start the week of victims' rights recognition.

March 30, 2017 | Nick Watson | Local


Flowery Branch Target customers mourn beloved cashier

Anyone who picked Chris Shields' checkout line at Target in Flowery Branch knew they were in for a little joking around.

March 30, 2017 | Hailey Van Parys | Local


Former Flowery Branch student cut from ‘Voice’

Georgia native Taylor Alexander was eliminated from NBC's "The Voice" on Tuesday.

March 30, 2017 | Hailey Van Parys | Local


Fiery crash shuts down I-985 northbound

Interstate 985 Northbound was shut down Wednesday afternoon with a multi-vehicle crash, according to Gainesville Fire spokesman Keith Smith.

March 29, 2017 | Nick Watson | Local


Bill requiring boat titles likely pushed off to 2018 legislative session

A Georgia bill requiring boat titles is likely dead for this year's General Assembly session, which ends Thursday, but it could return next year.

March 29, 2017 | Jeff Gill | Local


Boys & Girls Clubs expand scope, change name

Ala Harbin had not yet started kindergarten when she was drawn to the fun and games that attracted other neighborhood children to the Boys & Girls ...

March 29, 2017 | By Carlos Galarza and Clark Leonard cgalarza@gainesvilletimes.com, cleonard@gainesvilletimes.com | Local


Lakeshore Mall sells for $6.8 million in auction

Lakeshore Mall sold for $6.8 million in a digital auction that ended Wednesday, said a source familiar with the process.

March 29, 2017 | Jeff Gill | Local


North Hall Middle student arrested after bomb threat leads to evacuation

A North Hall Middle School student is in custody following a bomb threat Wednesday that led to the evacuation of the school, school officials ...

March 29, 2017 | Times staff reports | Local


East Hall student arrested, charged with LSD possession on campus

An East Hall High School student has been arrested and charged with possession and intent to distribute LSD on the school campus.

March 29, 2017 | Times staff reports | Local


Hall schools look to update aging bus fleet

After putting off school bus purchases completely during five of the past 10 years, Hall County school officials are playing catch-up to update their aging ...

March 29, 2017 | Carlos Galarza | Local


Responders practice emergency management skills

One by one, students sporting mock injuries like gashes and broken bones were carried on stretchers by medics during an annual training exercise Tuesday.

March 29, 2017 | Nick Watson | Local


Buford looks for assist from Hall County to pay for new school

Funding for a new $70 million high school in Buford should get an assist from Hall County, the city's long-time political leader said Tuesday.

March 29, 2017 | Carlos Galarza | Local


Center Point honors students, business leaders for dedication to community

Every year, Center Point Mentoring honors their heroes.

March 29, 2017 | Hailey Van Parys | Local


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