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Group to market Lake Lanier Islands upgrades

After contributing to a $70 million renovations budget, the Lake Lanier Islands Development Authority is working to make sure guests visit the resort to appreciate the upgrades.

September 17, 2010 | Brandee A. Thomas | Local


Book sale is ‘huge fundraiser’ for library

The Hall County Library System is inviting all avid readers to stock up on books for as little as a dime a piece at its annual book sale this weekend.

September 17, 2010 | Melissa Weinman | Local


Winder-based bank seized by FDIC

WINDER - At 6 p.m. Friday afternoon, the Federal Deposit Insurance Corp. seized The Peoples Bank, which is based in Winder.

September 17, 2010 | LONA PANTER Times regional staff | Local


NGCSU offers lectures on wide range of topics

North Georgia College & State University is hosting a series of public lectures designed to both entertain and inform beginning Monday.

September 17, 2010 | Elizabeth Burlingame | Local


Missing Flowery Branch man found safe

A Flowery Branch man reported missing Thursday was found safe Friday morning, Hall County Sheriff's officials said.

September 17, 2010 | From staff reports | Local


Hall County throws efforts behind Pet Fest

Hall County is gearing up for Pet Fest, a two-day fundraiser and a first for the fledgling Hall County Animal Shelter.

September 17, 2010 | Melissa Weinman | Local


Jackson cuts 17 county positions

Jackson County cut 16 full-time positions and one half-time position Friday in preparation for a tight fiscal 2011. Three other full-time positions are now part time.

September 17, 2010 | LEANNE AKIN Times regional staff | Local


Eagles, Tigers a battle of terrain

Tonight's football matchup between the Chestatee War Eagles and Dawson County Tigers pits two teams close in driving distance and season aspirations.

September 16, 2010 | Elizabeth Burlingame | Local


ReadyFest to help with disaster preparation

If a disaster struck Hall County tomorrow, there would be many residents who would rely solely on emergency crews for survival.

September 16, 2010 | Brandee A. Thomas | Local


Our Town training aids emergency worker response

At 10 a.m. Thursday, city and county crews responded to a fire at a four-story senior living facility.

September 16, 2010 | Brandee A. Thomas | Local


Lakeshore Mall purchased in bankruptcy sale

Lakeshore Mall in Gainesville has new owners.

September 16, 2010 | Brandee A. Thomas | Local


2 metro Atlanta men charged with trafficking marijuana

Two Conyers men were charged Wednesday with trafficking marijuana after about 24 pounds worth about $48,000 of the drug was delivered to a location in the 3600 block of Mundy Mill Road, Hall County sheriff's officials said.

September 16, 2010 | From staff reports | Local


3 Gwinnett County men charged with trafficking cocaine

Three Gwinnett County men were charged Wednesday with trafficking cocaine after about 8 ounces worth $22,400 was delivered to a location in the 3700 block of Mundy Mill Road.

September 16, 2010 | From staff reports | Local


Gainesville man charged with trafficking cocaine

Merrick Kelo Harrison, 33, of Gainesville, was charged Monday with trafficking cocaine after about 2.5 ounces of crack cocaine was sold for $1,400 at a location on Tulip Drive, according to Hall County sheriff's officials.

September 16, 2010 | From staff reports | Local


Fire guts mobile home

Four residents managed to safely escape a fire that destroyed their mobile home just outside Gainesville City limits Thursday night, Hall County Fire Chief David Kimbrell said.

September 16, 2010 | From staff reports | Local


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State waiver on Milestones tests won’t affect local schools’ procedures

Hall County and Gainesville school district officials expect no changes in their procedure to promote students to the next grade level following Milestones testing interruptions ...

May 06, 2016 | Ron Bridgeman | Local


State’s proposed social studies standards are open for public comment

The state has posted proposed social studies curriculum standards for a 30-day public commenting period.

May 06, 2016 | Times staff reports | Local


Flowery Branch officials scratching heads over preliminary tax digest

A look at the preliminary Hall County tax digest has Flowery Branch officials wondering if the 2.14 percent projected increase is accurate.

May 05, 2016 | By LeAnne Akin lakin@clickthepaper.com | Local


Braselton council hears opposition to Braselton-Stover House becoming a funeral home

The Braselton Town Council heard during Thursday's work session from one man who said using the Braselton-Stover House as a funeral home was not ...

May 05, 2016 | By LeAnne Akin lakin@clickthepaper.com | Local


Hall school board race pits incumbent Craig Herrington vs. newcomer Clay Davis

The District 3 race for the Hall County Board of Education is a contrast between experience and a political newcomer.

May 05, 2016 | Ron Bridgeman | Local


Hoschton bank robbery suspect arrested in Biloxi, Mississippi

The suspect in the April 25 armed robbery of Hamilton State Bank in Hoschton was taken into custody Wednesday in inside a Biloxi, Miss., casino ...

May 05, 2016 | By LeAnne Akin lakin@clickthepaper.com | Local


Crowd gathers in downtown Gainesville for National Day of Prayer

Rain, wind and malfunctioning speakers could not stop Hall County's community of Christians from gathering together for the National Day of Prayer on Thursday.

May 05, 2016 | By Katie Keiger kkeiger@gainesvilletimes.com | Local


District attorney seeks to revoke Katt Williams' bond after latest arrest

Northeastern Judicial Circuit District Attorney Lee Darragh filed a motion Monday through his office to revoke comedian Katt Williams' bond.

May 05, 2016 | Nick Watson | Local


Developer wants to build hotel closer to Flat Creek than allowed

A new four- to six-story hotel is being proposed in Gainesville, but its fate may hinge on whether the developer can build it closer to ...

May 05, 2016 | Jeff Gill | Local


South Forsyth driver cited for watching 'How I Met Your Mother' while traveling in school zone

SOUTH FORSYTH - In this day and age, people can stream their favorite TV shows whenever and wherever they want, though one Suwanee driver might want ...

May 05, 2016 | By Kayla Robins krobins@forsythnews.com | Local


Authorities scale back search for missing boater in Cocktail Cove area

Authorities will continue sweeping the shoreline of Lake Lanier for a missing boater, but they will no longer use sonar equipment, according to a news ...

May 05, 2016 | Times staff reports | Local


Man awarded $5.7 million in crash suit involving postal worker

A Cumming man was awarded $5.7 million last week in a suit against the federal government after a collision involving a U.S. Postal ...

May 04, 2016 | Nick Watson | Local


Billy Powell, challenger Eugene Moon face off in rematch of close District 2 Hall Commission race

The Hall County Commission District 2 race between incumbent Billy Powell and challenger Eugene Moon is a rematch of a 2012 contest that saw Powell ...

May 04, 2016 | Joshua Silavent | Local


Lanier Tech rolling out video game development program

Angel Vargas enjoys playing video games, but that's just the start of his interest in the pastime.

May 04, 2016 | Jeff Gill | Local


Deal defies party politics with pair of vetoes

When Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal recently vetoed bills allowing guns on college campuses and shielding religious people who deny people services based on their faith ...

May 04, 2016 | Associated Press | Local


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