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Man charged with child molestation in Hall County

Hall County sheriff's investigators say Weyman Edward Wheeler, 48, has been having sex with a 15-year-old girl since February.

May 13, 2011 | From staff reports | Local




Students, parents take part in Walk to School Day

It's called Walk to School Day, but for some, it was more of a run.

May 12, 2011 | Tricia L. Nadolny | Local


Bank exec. sentenced to 10 years for fraud

A former Community Bank & Trust executive was sentenced to 10 years in prison on Thursday for using customers and family members to mastermind a multimillion-dollar fraud conspiracy that helped lead to his bank's downfall.

May 12, 2011 | Associated Press | Local


Gainesville budget boasts surplus

Despite a tough budget year and increasing fuel prices, Gainesville's budget will still pull through with a surplus.

May 12, 2011 | Carolyn Crist | Local


NGCSU adds a Peace Corps Prep Program

North Georgia College & State University is now the fourth college in the nation to provide a Peace Corps Prep Program, a suggested curriculum that prepares students for work in international development.

May 12, 2011 | Tricia L. Nadolny | Local


Children free butterflies after learning about them

After watching eight caterpillars transform through life's stages, students at Sugar Hill Elementary School finally saw them emerge as butterflies on Thursday.

May 12, 2011 | Rachel Jackson | Local


Gainesville event offers fluttering fun

More than a thousand butterflies are on their way to Gainesville today in preparation for this year's annual Friends of the Park butterfly release.

May 12, 2011 | Tricia L. Nadolny | Local


Gala celebrates Hall community leaders and volunteers

While a lot has changed in 103 years, one thing has remained the same - Hall County continues to thrive because of the nurturing efforts of community members.

May 12, 2011 | Brandee A. Thomas | Local


Hall County may put Sunday sales, liquor up for vote

Coming soon to a Hall County Board of Commissioners meeting: a discussion of Sunday alcohol sales.

May 12, 2011 | Jeff Gill | Local


Connell won’t stay beyond interim

The Hall County Board of Commissioners voted Thursday to have interim County Administrator Jock Connell pull together a list of candidates for the county's top job.

May 12, 2011 | Jeff Gill | Local


Dawsonville may reconsider Sunday alcohol referendum

DAWSONVILLE - At least two Dawsonville officials are feeling heartburn over an item discussed at the May 2 City Council meeting.

May 12, 2011 | FRANK REDDY Times regional staff | Local


Weather is hot but will cool down

It's a good-news, bad-news thing concerning the weather.

May 11, 2011 | Jeff Gill | Local


‘Red Elephant March’ to make debut at band concert

For the last six weeks, the Gainesville High School Marching Band has been hard at work, practicing for tonight's concert, which will include something different.

May 11, 2011 | Joe Beasley | Local


Event promotes safety for children

Competition was fierce in the "smoke detector rally," a race to see which team of students could change smoke detector batteries the fastest.

May 11, 2011 | Jeff Gill | Local


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Harvick wins at New Hampshire to advance to 2nd round

LOUDON, N.H. - Kevin Harvick has thrived as NASCAR's version of a Game 7 master, steeling his nerves and flourishing in those win-or-else races ...

September 25, 2016 | By Dan Gelston Associated Press | Local


Heart failure unit opening at Northeast Georgia Medical Center Gainesville

Patients suffering from heart failure now can get help through the area's first advanced inpatient heart failure treatment unit at Northeast Georgia Medical Center ...

September 25, 2016 | Jeff Gill | Local


Low jobless rate doesn't give full picture in Hall

The August unemployment rate of just 4.4 percent in metropolitan Gainesville, which includes all of Hall County, is both a positive sign of local ...

September 25, 2016 | Joshua Silavent | Local


Second phase of Cleveland bypass is halfway done

Work is halfway done on the second phase of the long-awaited four-lane Appalachian Parkway on the west side of Cleveland.

September 25, 2016 | Jeff Gill | Local


Not-guilty verdict in stabbing trial ‘upsetting’ to family of victim

After watching the weeklong trial, family members of Iris Romero-Banegas said they couldn't believe the not guilty verdict on murder charges faced by Ofelia ...

September 25, 2016 | Nick Watson | Local


Flowery Branch parking scarcity seen as a ‘good problem’ as city grows

The two friends like to "hunt out" fun places to visit, and that search brought them Wednesday to downtown Flowery Branch, where they enjoyed a ...

September 25, 2016 | Jeff Gill | Local


Amputee taekwondo instructor teaches students to never give up

Lydia Meek will not be held back.

September 25, 2016 | Jennifer Linn | Local


Preparing for work: Business, schools focus on what’s next for students

Hall County schools and businesses want to connect students with employers. That mirrors state efforts, which have been recognized nationally.

September 25, 2016 | Ron Bridgeman | Local


Man’s beating exposes homeless camp horrors under Queen City Bridge

The grounds are lined with trash rather than flowers. No birds sing from shaking limbs along the gravel road entrance. And the stray cats act ...

September 25, 2016 | Joshua Silavent | Local


Taste of Gainesville serves up a savory Saturday by Lake Lanier

At one time, Taste of Gainesville was called Dinner on the Docks. But by any name, the fare is just as delicious.

September 24, 2016 | Hailey Van Parys | Local


SLIDESHOW: Don Carter State Park tunes up at Chattahoochee Mountain Music Festival

Friends of Don Carter State Park sponsored the third annual Chattahoochee Mountain Music Festival on Saturday to raise awareness for the park and supply funding ...

September 24, 2016 | Erin Smith | Local


Lake Lanier’s shoreline gets a fall cleanup

New year, different trash

September 24, 2016 | Alexander Popp | Local


Gainesville High School teacher named geographic society fellow

Sandy Rivera is teaching AP human geography - and an advanced placement course - at Gainesville High School for the first time.

September 24, 2016 | Ron Bridgeman | Local


Customers, co-workers mourn passing of Hawaiian shirt-clad ‘Coffee King’

For 14 years, Gene "Coffee King" Burch, 68, would hold court as the manager of Common Grounds Coffee Shoppe and Deli in Flowery Branch.

September 24, 2016 | Nick Watson | Local


Man dies in fiery wrong-way crash on I-85

A Virginia man going the wrong way on Interstate 85 in Jackson County was killed in a fiery crash early Friday when his vehicle struck ...

September 23, 2016 | Times staff reports | Local


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