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Gainesville Police searching for theft suspect

Gainesville Police are requesting help identifying a woman wanted for questioning in a theft case.

November 21, 2011 | From staff reports | Local


Man's quick thinking saves Gainesville fire victim

A blind, 76-year-old man was rescued early this morning from his burning Gainesville home by a man who worked at a nearby business.

November 21, 2011 | Jeff Gill | Local


Candler Street School was rare jewel

One hundred years ago, the Don Carter Realty Co. building was constructed. At the time, it wasn't office space. It was Candler Street School.

November 21, 2011 | Dallas Duncan | Local


Free, reduced school lunches an indicator of poverty

More than 60 percent of students in Hall and Gainesville schools qualify for free or reduced-price lunches.

November 21, 2011 | Dallas Duncan | Local


Sunday alcohol sales spark business in Flowery Branch

FLOWERY BRANCH - Liquor stores didn't have to wait long to ring up sales Sunday.

November 21, 2011 | Jeff Gill | Local


Christmas is One Language concert to celebrate community’s diversity

Each year, the Christmas is One Language concert proves to be a special occasion, but this year the Gainesville tradition will be even more so.

November 20, 2011 | Patrick Stoker | Local


Forsyth County sets school zones

November 20, 2011 | | Local


Model railroad donated to hospital’s pediatric wing

"He just always loved trains. He adored them," Russell Tether said of his father, Dr. Bob Tether.

November 20, 2011 | Savannah King | Local


Tri-state fight over water on hold while court deliberates

Georgia's longstanding water wars with Florida and Alabama are, for the most part, at a standstill.

November 20, 2011 | Jeff Gill | Local


Corps working to meet court order on new water control manual

The water control manual for the Apalachicola-Chattahoochee-Flint River Basin has bobbed like a yo-yo in recent years.

November 20, 2011 | Jeff Gill | Local


School lunches: Balancing nutrition with what kids like

Television and movies often portray school lunch as mystery meat on a plastic tray.

November 20, 2011 | Dallas Duncan | Local


Mountains Center deal worries theater group

Drama for the Georgia Mountain Players, a nonprofit Gainesville theater company, is spilling off the stage and into City Hall.

November 19, 2011 | Aaron Hale | Local


State patrol at odds with staffing report

Georgia State Patrol officials say Northeast Georgians shouldn't expect significant changes to the patrol following a report criticizing the agency's efficiency and ability to operate effectively.

November 19, 2011 | Patrick Stoker | Local


Four years after last drought, Lanier dangerously low

Four years ago this week, Georgians stood on the steps of the Capitol and asked God to make it rain.

November 19, 2011 | Ashley Fielding | Local


LAMP Ministries provides food to needy residents

More than 200 people had something to be thankful for Saturday when they received a free meal from a local ministry.

November 19, 2011 | Patrick Stoker | Local


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Cost of hunting, fishing licenses going up

State hunting and fishing licenses are getting more expensive beginning July 1.

April 24, 2017 | Nick Bowman | Local


Hall Sheriff’s Office assists in 23-arrest operation targeting alleged online predators

Hall County Sheriff's Office law enforcement assisted about 20 other agencies in an operation targeting men who allegedly "traveled from areas around metro Atlanta ...

April 24, 2017 | Nick Watson | Local


Public hearings set for new South Hall middle/high school

Two public hearings are scheduled late next month for Hall County school board members and officials to hear comments and concerns about proposed redistricting plans ...

April 24, 2017 | Norm Cannada | Local


UNG student plans to appeal suspension stemming from photo he allegedly took, posted

A University of North Georgia student plans to appeal a two-semester suspension that came after a school investigation into a photo the student allegedly took ...

April 24, 2017 | Norm Cannada | Local


State money sought in road project near North Hall schools

Hall County is seeking state money to help improve safe travel at an intersection near Mount Vernon Exploratory School in North Hall.

April 24, 2017 | Jeff Gill | Local


3 robberies reported in Gainesville over weekend

Three robbery reports were made to Gainesville Police between Saturday and Sunday, according to authorities.

April 24, 2017 | Nick Watson | Local


Latino students set to host immigration forums at UNG’s Gainesville campus

Latino Student Association members at the University of North Georgia's Gainesville campus are hoping the forums on immigration they are organizing for Wednesday will ...

April 24, 2017 | Carlos Galarza | Local


Hall commissioners about to OK Ledan-Sardis roundabout construction contract

The Hall County Board of Commissioners is poised to award a $379,916 contract for construction of a roundabout at Ledan and Sardis roads in ...

April 24, 2017 | Jeff Gill | Local


Gainesville public safety academy to start in May

Gainesville's police and fire departments will soon offer their 10-week program highlighting the often unseen aspects of the public safety organizations.

April 23, 2017 | Nick Watson | Local


Oakwood eyeing study of potential intersection fixes

Oakwood is looking at the potential for intersection improvements citywide, ranging from turning radius fixes to a roundabout at the post office on Main Street.

April 23, 2017 | Jeff Gill | Local


Three Hall County students named Georgia Scholars

Last Tuesday, Johnson High School seniors Jackson Kelly and Madison Stewart were among three Hall County students and 183 across the state to be named ...

April 23, 2017 | Norm Cannada | Local


$350K makeover begins at Hampton Inn in Gainesville

Opened for business in time for the 1996 Olympic Games in Atlanta, the Hampton Inn on Jesse Jewell Parkway in Gainesville is getting a makeover ...

April 23, 2017 | Carlos Galarza | Local


Williams pick earns praise from co-workers

Colleagues who have worked with and known Jeremy Williams praised the Gainesville City Schools' lone finalist for superintendent for his interpersonal skills and innovative approaches ...

April 23, 2017 | Norm Cannada | Local


Family crisis forged leadership path for Gainesville superintendent pick

BLAIRSVILLE - At age 36, Jeremy Williams is expected to be selected as the new Gainesville City School System superintendent at the board's next meeting ...

April 23, 2017 | Norm Cannada | Local


‘Welcome back’: Memorial planned for unmarked black graves

Sections 16 and 17 at the Alta Vista Cemetery in Gainesville have headstones with dates that go back almost 200 years, well before the Civil ...

April 23, 2017 | Carlos Galarza | Local


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