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Hall school board members take office

New and veteran members of the Hall County School Board were sworn into office Tuesday night.

January 19, 2011 | Elizabeth Burlingame | Local


DOT on snowstorm: ‘We know we can improve’

Georgia Department of Transportation workers' response to last week's snow and ice storm was "valiant," but the department also has ideas on how to improve future winter weather responses, top state transportation officials said today.

January 19, 2011 | | Local


Schools decide on makeup day

School children who enjoyed an unexpected break last week now have to make up those snow days.

January 19, 2011 | Elizabeth Burlingame | Local


Northeast Georgia has 'abnormally dry' winter so far

It snowed Christmas Day. Last week, snow and ice made roads impassable. Rain and, yes, snow, is in the forecast this week.

January 19, 2011 | Jeff Gill | Local


DOT has spent $2.4M on snow cleanup so far

The Georgia Department of Transportation has shattered a record of weather cleanup costs, at least in Northeast Georgia.

January 19, 2011 | Jeff Gill | Local


Fire damages mobile home

Fire significantly damaged a mobile home on Clarks Bridge Road late Tuesday afternoon.

January 19, 2011 | From staff reports | Local


Hall teens among 20 arrested at party

Twenty young people, including two from Hall County, were arrested early Saturday morning and charged with underage drinking following a number of complaints about a loud party on Cooks Road in Barrow County.

January 19, 2011 | Times regional staff | Local


Riverside Pharmacy celebrates 57 years

Jo Ann Adams remembers a time when prescriptions were filled by hand, when she carefully poured powders into capsules behind the counter at Riverside Pharmacy. They pounded out labels on typewriters, she said, and wrote out every ticket.

January 19, 2011 | Tricia L. Nadolny | Local


Council approves Mundy Mill apartments

The Gainesville City Council decided Tuesday that it's time for the Mundy Mill development to move forward.

January 19, 2011 | Carolyn Crist | Local


Three weekend robberies reported

Officers are continuing to investigate three weekend robberies, which they say appear unrelated.

January 19, 2011 | Erin Rossiter | Local


Woman injured in accidental shooting

A woman shot herself in the foot 11 a.m. today outside her home on the 3300 block of Clark's Bridge Road.

January 18, 2011 | | Local


King’s words inspire at panel discussion

At a panel discussion Monday, a group of local leaders called on the words of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. to help them reflect on the state of their community.

January 17, 2011 | Tricia L. Nadolny | Local


Residents come together to honor Dr. King’s legacy

A group walking down his street signaled "vivid dreams and memories," Kenneth Roberts said, of when he refused to stand up from an Atlanta lunch counter, and marched arm-in-arm through the streets, rallying for civil rights.

January 17, 2011 | Tricia L. Nadolny | Local


Warmer temperatures to help make snow, ice disappear

For those tired of seeing the ice and snow remaining from last week's storm, help is on the way.

January 17, 2011 | Melissa Weinman | Local


North Hall man on clean water mission

Jack Wehmiller calls them the "invisible poor," Haitians who fled the country after the January 2010 earthquake and now are barely surviving in neighboring Dominican Republic.

January 17, 2011 | Jeff Gill | Local


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Volunteers locked up to raise funds for Humane Society

The dog kennels at the Humane Society of Northeast Georgia were packed full Friday, but not just with dogs.

August 27, 2016 | Kristen Oliver | Local


State Department of Education to host Every Student Succeeds Act meeting

Area residents can learn more about the Every Student Succeeds Act and offer comments to the state Department of Education at a public meeting between ...

August 27, 2016 | Ron Bridgeman | Local


Collins and IRS trade letters of complaint

Staffing shortages at a local tax office have prompted a bit of a tit-for-tat between U.S. Rep. Doug Collins, R-Gainesville, and the Internal Revenue ...

August 27, 2016 | Joshua Silavent | Local


Department of Justice special ed lawsuit has no effect here yet

Neither Hall County or Gainesville school district expects to be affected by the recent Department of Justice lawsuit about students with disabilities.

August 27, 2016 | Ron Bridgeman | Local


State child care agency investigating Buford day care center

The Georgia Department of Early Care and Learning said Friday it is investigating a complaint about a Buford day care center and a child getting ...

August 26, 2016 | Nick Watson | Local


Temporary fix coming soon for faulty fire hydrants in North Hall

The city of Gainesville is working to bring more than three dozen North Hall fire hydrants back to working order, after efforts to extinguish a ...

August 26, 2016 | Alexander Popp | Local


Graffiti-covered houseboat removed from Lake Lanier

An abandoned houseboat covered in graffiti saw its last day on Lake Lanier's waters Friday before making its way to a salvage yard

August 26, 2016 | Nick Watson | Local


Food stamp losses slow in Hall, pick up in neighboring counties

The number of Hall County residents losing food stamp benefits after the reinstatement of a work requirement has leveled off this summer, but Georgia is ...

August 26, 2016 | Joshua Silavent | Local


Good News Clinics raise funds, celebrate volunteers at annual dinner

The banquet hall at First Baptist Church in Gainesville roared with gasps and laughter Thursday evening.

August 26, 2016 | Kristen Oliver | Local


Wounded veteran Sean Adams receives well wishes as construction continues on smart home

Built into the walls of Sean Adams' new home are the well wishes and prayers of his friends and family, thanking him for his military ...

August 26, 2016 | Nick Watson | Local


Halftime Heroes: Flowery Branch band drums up passion

Flowery Branch High School's marching band has two senior drum majors: one who only started band so his mom would let him play baseball ...

August 25, 2016 | Ron Bridgeman | Local


Planned $700 million development approved by Hall commission

A planned $700 million, 508-acre multiuse development in South Hall can move forward, now that it has gotten the Hall County Board of Commissioners' approval.

August 25, 2016 | Jeff Gill | Local


Family fun day aims to bring awareness of homelessness

If Deondre Williams had his way, every community in the country would hear his message about homelessness.

August 25, 2016 | Joshua Silavent | Local


Hall firefighter, sister taking essentials to Louisiana flood victims

When Hall County residents Stacey Boling and Damon Migliore heard of the devastation from flooding in Louisiana, it wasn't a distant place suffering. It ...

August 25, 2016 | Clark Leonard | Local


Commissioners table Mincey Marble plant proposal before big crowd

Mincey Marble's rezoning proposal for a new plant in West Hall now will be heard by the Hall County Board of Commissioners on Oct ...

August 25, 2016 | Jeff Gill | Local


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