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Taking the bus to work: A Times reporter's experience riding Red Rabbit

Editor's note: Funding for Hall County Transit recently has come under scrutiny. On Wednesday, reporter Jeff Gill commuted to work on the public bus system to meet those who depend on the service and learn just how the system works.

March 10, 2012 | Jeff Gill | Local


Poultry industry may be affected by proposed stormwater runoff rules

Proposed new regulations affecting how some 3,000 industrial facilities in the state deal with stormwater have strong implications for Georgia's poultry industry.

March 10, 2012 | Ashley Fielding | Local


Colon cancer survivor urges family, friends to get screened

Geraldine Wells knows she is one of the lucky ones.

March 10, 2012 | Savannah King | Local


Former policeman’s badge returned after 10 months

Ten months ago, Charles Bishop lost his wallet after his car door swung open on the highway, nearly tossing him out as well.

March 10, 2012 | Meghan Schuler | Local


Traffic citations down in Hall County

Hall County's traffic violation cases have sharply declined in the last five years, a trend that seems to follow the recent economic downturn.

March 10, 2012 | Aaron Hale | Local


They said it: Readers thoughts on Daylight Saving Time

Readers chime in on the switch to daylight saving time. The Georgia Emergency Management Agency also reminds people as they spring forward an hour to also change the batteries in their smoke alarms and weather radios.

March 10, 2012 | | Local


War Eagles step up for war hero

During times of hardship and tragedy, communities bond, forming a united front to overcome obstacles they may encounter.

March 09, 2012 | Lee Johnson | Local


Stabbing suspect released on bond

A Hall County magistrate court judge has granted bond to a man charged with stabbing a reality show producer.

March 09, 2012 | Ashley Fielding | Local


Judge considering health concerns of terror suspect

A federal judge has set an April 10 court hearing to consider claims that a terror plot suspect's physical and mental health are continuing to deteriorate.

March 09, 2012 | From staff, wire reports | Local


Dawsonville mourns mayor Cox

Dawsonville is mourning the death of a passionate public servant whose political career spanned nearly four decades.

March 09, 2012 | MICHELE HESTER Times regional staff | Local


Ask the Times: A flood of memories rest at bottom of Lake Lanier

If you've been wondering about something in your community, Ask The Times is your place to get it answered. The following question was submitted by a reader and answered through the efforts of our news staff.

March 09, 2012 | | Local




Piedmont College trustees release Hollingsworth as president

The president of Piedmont College was released by the Board of Trustees on Tuesday, according to a statement from school leaders.

March 09, 2012 | Lee Johnson | Local


Medical pros discuss improving response time for heart attacks

The emergency medical service community in North Georgia knows that time is critical during a heart attack.

March 09, 2012 | Savannah King | Local


Lady Trojans rally schools for support

The Lady Trojans made the rounds in the North Hall educational community on Thursday, fueling the already rampant excitement about their state final four appearance.

March 08, 2012 | Lee Johnson | Local


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ID fraud a growing criminal enterprise in Hall

Some people make their living off of selling counterfeit identification documents, said Multi-Agency Narcotics Squad task force officer John Higginbotham.

August 20, 2017 | Nick Watson | Local


Help wanted: Workers are harder to find in Hall County

Jobs are plentiful in Hall County and throughout Georgia, but finding workers to fill them is becoming an acute challenge, industry leaders say.

August 20, 2017 | Carlos Galarza | Local


Health care uncertainty a challenge at Hall Chamber seminar

Months ago, Rob and Brett Fowler started trying to wrap up plans for the Greater Hall Chamber of Commerce's Health Care Reform Seminar.

August 20, 2017 | Jeff Gill | Local


Craft beer comes to a head in North Georgia

Craft beer is bubbling up into North Georgia after a quiet few years proving itself in the conservative region.

August 20, 2017 | Nick Bowman | Local


Slideshow: Hall County Sheriff’s Office Show & Shine car show

Hall County Sheriff's Office hosted the Show & Shine car show to show off the shine of your car.

August 19, 2017 | | Local


There goes the sun: Elachee holds solar eclipse festival

Before the sun disappears behind the moon on Monday, Elachee Nature Science Center prepared its visitors Saturday at a Solar Eclipse Festival, where visitors young ...

August 19, 2017 | By Kaylee Martin kmartin@gainesvilletimes.com | Local


Protest peaceful, conversations sometimes heated about Gainesville Confederate monument

No violence occurred at a protest of the Confederate monument in Gainesville's downtown square.

August 19, 2017 | Norm Cannada | Local


Two schools have eclipse glasses recalled days before event

As educators worked on final plans for Monday's viewing of the total solar eclipse, two Hall County Schools were scrambling to find enough eclipse ...

August 19, 2017 | Norm Cannada | Local


Gainesville Fire Chief credits Boys and Girls Club for career

After his father left town at age 10, Jerome Yarbrough spent his time at the Boys and Girls Clubs of Lanier, where his hard-working mother ...

August 19, 2017 | Nick Watson | Local


Public, businesses react to new downtown drinking ordinance

Dozens of workers hustled to keep up with orders from Atlas Pizza customers at tables inside and on the curbside Friday, the downtown square in ...

August 19, 2017 | Carlos Galarza | Local


Candidate qualifying begins next week for municipal elections

Cities hold elections this year, and some key positions, particularly mayoral seats, are up for grabs in the Nov. 7 election.

August 18, 2017 | | Local


Protest planned against Gainesville's Confederate monument

A protest of the Confederate memorial in downtown Gainesville is planned for 11:30 a.m. Saturday.

August 18, 2017 | Nick Bowman | Local


Fazoli’s out of the picture in Gainesville

The much-talked about opening of a Fazoli's Italian restaurant in the New Holland area has been derailed, The Times learned Thursday.

August 18, 2017 | Carlos Galarza | Local


Good News Clinics reflects on 25 years, pushes to continue its work

Thursday night's dinner wasn't just a celebration of Good News Clinics' 25th anniversary.

August 18, 2017 | Jeff Gill | Local


Former Lakeview leader calls dedication a ‘humbling experience’

Before participating in a ribbon-cutting ceremony Thursday morning for a new middle school building at Lakeview Academy named in his honor, Ferrell Singleton took a ...

August 18, 2017 | Norm Cannada | Local


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