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Riverbend taking applications for scholars academy

Riverbend Elementary School is taking applications for a progressive program that will be the first of its kind in Hall County.

April 19, 2011 | Tricia L. Nadolny | Local


Forum will focus on sustainability in business

For Earth Day this year, a group of local people wants to show businesses how being green can actually be good for a bottom line.

April 19, 2011 | Tricia L. Nadolny | Local


Old Joe Confederate monument vandalized

Gainesville officials are trying to decide how best to clean up some downtown graffiti. A little makeup remover might just do the trick.

April 19, 2011 | Tricia L. Nadolny | Local


Fees for GED test-takers will rise July 1

The Gainesville-Hall County Adult Learning Center on Stallworth Street in Gainesville is already a bustling place with the parking lot jammed with cars.

April 19, 2011 | Jeff Gill | Local


Board of Regents OKs hike in tuition

Georgia's public college students will pay between $150 and $450 more per semester in tuition and fees under an increase the Board of Regents approved Tuesday.

April 19, 2011 | Carolyn Crist | Local


Gainesville man arrested in Tennessee murder case

A Gainesville man has been arrested as a suspect in a Tennessee murder case.

April 19, 2011 | Jeff Gill | Local


Gainesville council votes to buy land for water facilities

The Gainesville City Council voted to prepare for future growth by approving land acquisition for several water projects.

April 19, 2011 | Carolyn Crist | Local


GSC cleared to offer bachelor's degree in psychology

Gainesville State College has gotten the Georgia Board of Regents' OK to establish a bachelor of science degree with a major in psychology.

April 19, 2011 | Jeff Gill | Local


Get Fit Stay Fit wellness challenge planned for Thursday

The annual Get Fit Stay Fit 5k Corporate Challenge, taking place Thursday, is about living healthy. But for some, it's also about competition.

April 19, 2011 | Tricia L. Nadolny | Local


Officials ID body found April 4 as Gainesville man

The Hall County Sheriff's Office has identified the man whose badly decomposed body was found April 4 in a creek behind New Holland Mill as 31-year-old Kyle Maurice Vandyke of Gainesville.

April 19, 2011 | Jeff Gill | Local


Teacher recognized for use of technology

When Crystal Beach came to Lakeview Academy two years ago, the students hopped online and tried to dig up her history on Google.

April 19, 2011 | Tricia L. Nadolny | Local


Dance hall approved for Athens Street business

Hall County residents will soon have a new place to dance.

April 19, 2011 | Carolyn Crist | Local


UGA weather stations get brief reprieve

The University of Georgia doesn't plan to unplug a statewide network of weather stations just yet.

April 19, 2011 | Jeff Gill | Local


Ga. 53 bridge set to be repaired

Plans are under way to repair the driving surface of the westbound Jerry Jackson Bridge that crosses Lake Lanier in West Hall.

April 19, 2011 | Jeff Gill | Local


Lula man dies from Saturday wreck

A man injured when he struck a tree while pulling his vehicle into the driveway at his home on Belton Bridge Road on Saturday has died.

April 18, 2011 | From staff reports | Local


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Gainesville school board, Creel agree on contract in closed meeting

The Gainesville Board of Education and Wanda Creel, superintendent for the schools, have reached an agreement about her contract, but the details of that agreement ...

August 25, 2016 | Ron Bridgeman | Local


GO VIDEO: Get some BBQ from these local restaurants

Savannah King ranks local BBQ restaurants with emojis in this week's episode of GO. Emojis provided for free by emojione.com.

August 24, 2016 | | Local


Family honors 100-year-old matriarch with birthday party

Dozens gathered at the Fair Street Neighborhood Center on Wednesday night in Gainesville to honor the 100-year-old Dora Nowells, who has spent eight decades in ...

August 24, 2016 | Nick Watson | Local


Man sentenced to life in prison for 2010 East Hall mobile home park murder

A man on the lam for six years pleaded guilty Wednesday to the 2010 murder of a man at an East Hall mobile home park.

August 24, 2016 | Nick Watson | Local


Gainesville man charged in 'erratic crime spree,' accused of brandishing gun, kidnapping baby

A Gainesville man is accused of threatening people with an AK-47 rifle and kidnapping a baby, police said.

August 24, 2016 | Nick Watson | Local


Braselton hospital prepares for new labor unit with mock scenario

The brand-new, still-unopened labor and delivery unit at Northeast Georgia Medical Center Braselton was busy with activity Wednesday.

August 24, 2016 | Kristen Oliver | Local


Three Hall schools top state, national ACT scores

Three of Hall County's schools scored above the 2016 state and national averages on the ACT this year.

August 24, 2016 | Ron Bridgeman | Local


Greater Hall Chamber of Commerce seeking Most Fit Company nominations

The Greater Hall Chamber of Commerce is seeking nominations for its Most Fit Company Awards, which will be presented Oct. 5 at the HealthSmart Breakfast ...

August 24, 2016 | | Local


Oakwood updating city cemetery, trying to find where bodies are buried

Whenever someone asks about plots in the City Cemetery, Oakwood City Clerk Tangee Puckett has to pull out a yellowed, torn and rumpled map.

August 24, 2016 | Jeff Gill | Local


Judge denies self-defense immunity for man accused of shooting wife's alleged stalker

A Superior Court judge denied the self-defense immunity motion filed by a Buford man accused of shooting another man in his leg and jaw.

August 24, 2016 | Nick Watson | Local


Gainesville man charged in home invasion, assault

A Gainesville man is charged with entering an apartment and pointing a gun at four people, police said.

August 23, 2016 | Nick Watson | Local


Groups seek flexibility after changes in septic permitting

Harold Kilgore wants options. That was his message to the Hall County Board of Health on Tuesday.

August 23, 2016 | Joshua Silavent | Local


Legacy Link class seeks to help those with chronic conditions live well

The Legacy Link Area Agency on Aging is hosting a free six-week class for people living with a chronic condition and those who care for ...

August 23, 2016 | Times staff reports | Local


Former state Rep. Carl Rogers joins Lanier Tech

Former state Rep. Carl Rogers, R-Gainesville, is now the vice president of economic development at Lanier Technical College.

August 23, 2016 | Joshua Silavent | Local


Black bear spotted in east Forsyth County

August 23, 2016 | By Kelly Whitmire kwhitmire@forsythnews.com | Local


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