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NGCSU gets approval for Cumming site

A future Forsyth County college campus received a boost last week as the state Senate approved its version of the budget for 2012.

April 02, 2011 | CRYSTAL LEDFORD Times regional staff | Local


Trillium Trek matches skills, brain power

The annual Trillium Trek isn't your ordinary hike in the woods.

April 02, 2011 | Lauren Blais | Local


Lanier parks gearing up for camping season, fun

New playgrounds and restrooms and improved camping sites are just a few of the improvements visitors will see at U.S. Army Corps of Engineers parks around Lake Lanier.

April 02, 2011 | Jeff Gill | Local


Clusters let kids shape own learning program

It's Friday afternoon at Mount Vernon Elementary in North Hall.

April 02, 2011 | Lauren Blais | Local


Coming tomorrow: Ruin & Rebirth

It came with little warning.

April 02, 2011 | | Local


Homeless numbers on the rise in Northeast Ga.

The number of homeless people in Hall County and surrounding areas increased in 2010.

April 02, 2011 | Carolyn Crist | Local


Gainesville may allow beer, wine at May event on square

Main Street Gainesville officials are planning a Cinco de Mayo celebration to test how open container events could work on the downtown square.

April 02, 2011 | Carolyn Crist | Local


100 students wait for the sound of the beep in tournament

The score sat at zero to zero. They'd been playing for hours, but this game wasn't about winners and losers.

April 02, 2011 | Tricia L. Nadolny | Local


Longer school days ahead after spring break

Have a good rest, Hall County school system students.

April 01, 2011 | Jeff Gill | Local


Hall sheriff’s office earns endorsement as top agency

Accreditation is the "framework" that helps a law enforcement agency achieve a more professional structure, Hall County Sheriff Steve Cronic said. His office recently learned it measures up to rigid national standards.

April 01, 2011 | Erin Rossiter | Local


Law officers plan a hop across state for charity

A slow and silly scooter ride through Georgia is on its way here. Leading the pack are a bunch of otherwise serious law men.

April 01, 2011 | Erin Rossiter | Local


Volunteer dentists give out smiles to needy children

Hall County's dentists are helping lower-income patients smile a little more.

April 01, 2011 | Carolyn Crist | Local


Possible Dawson County airport board riles residents

DAWSONVILLE - The number of residents concerned about the creation of a Dawsonville Airport Authority couldn't fit in city hall Thursday night.

April 01, 2011 | By Frank Reddy Times regional staff | Local


Man allegedly steals copper in Gainesville

Gainesville Police officers said they interrupted a copper theft in progress at a county facility this week.

April 01, 2011 | From staff reports | Local


Legacy event honors hospital’s chiefs of staff

When Dr. Billy Hardman came to Gainesville in 1943, he was one of 14 physicians in town. In 1953, he became just the third person to serve Northeast Georgia Medical Center as chief of staff.

March 31, 2011 | Tricia L. Nadolny | Local


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Financial firm to hold ID theft prevention seminar Tuesday at Brenau

A Gainesville financial firm is holding an informational seminar Tuesday for senior citizens and safeguarding against identity theft.

July 23, 2016 | Nick Watson | Local


Hall wage report shows growing fortunes for workers

The good news for local workers is that 88 percent of companies surveyed for an annual report say they intend to give wage and benefit ...

July 23, 2016 | Joshua Silavent | Local


Judge turns down new trial request for man convicted in West Avenue slaying

A judge ruled Thursday that a shooting victim's last words were admissible and not grounds for a new trial, according to court documents.

July 22, 2016 | Nick Watson | Local


Full stop planned at Stone Pile Gap Road in Lumpkin County

The Georgia Department of Transportation plans to install a full stop at a key intersection north of Dahlonega, the department stated in a news release.

July 22, 2016 | Times staff reports | Local


New trial denied for convicted Gainesville killer

No new trial will be scheduled for a man sentenced to life in prison for a 2014 Gainesville murder and assaults at a homeless camp.

July 22, 2016 | Nick Watson | Local




Neikirk named interim Dawson County manager

Dawson County commissioners Thursday night voted to appoint Vicki Neikirk to serve as interim county manager following Randy Dowling's abrupt resignation earlier that day.

July 22, 2016 | By Michele Hester mhester@dawsonnews.com | Local


Ask the Times: Hall pharmacy is for county government employees only

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 ...

July 22, 2016 | Times staff reports | Local


Hall library system creates online community survey

The Hall County Library System is seeking community input into its practices.

July 22, 2016 | Kristen Oliver | Local


Longstreet’s new surgical device can ease chronic back pain

The technique for artificial disks in the back have been around "for a really long time," The Longstreet Clinic neurosurgeon Betsy Grunch explained, but a ...

July 22, 2016 | Ron Bridgeman | Local


Abandoned houseboat removed from Lake Lanier

An abandoned houseboat on Lake Lanier got its much-needed attention Thursday when the sunken vessel found its new resting place in a Gainesville salvage yard.

July 21, 2016 | Nick Watson | Local


Gainesville war veteran gets 3 years in prison after guilty plea in 2015 state patrol shooting

A Gainesville military veteran pleaded guilty Thursday in Hall County Superior Court to charges related to firing a hunting rifle at Georgia State Patrol officers ...

July 21, 2016 | BY JOSHUA SILAVENT and JEFF GILL jsilavent@gainesvilletimes.com, jgill@gainesvilletimes.com | Local


Drug agents arrest North Carolina man, seize $16K of meth

A Murphy, N.C., man was arrested Wednesday when White County Sheriff's Office deputies reportedly found $16,000 of drugs during a traffic stop ...

July 21, 2016 | Nick Watson | Local


Study shows medical marijuana lowers costs, painkiller use

Research has linked medical marijuana with a decrease in the abuse of painkillers, and now a University of Georgia study has spotlighted the potential cost ...

July 21, 2016 | Joshua Silavent | Local


GO VIDEO: Get some ice cream

Savannah King takes you to four local favorites for ice cream.

July 21, 2016 | | Local


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