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Local grads sing, dance with Young Americans

Rob Whelchel and Andrew Fields graduated from Gainesville High School and North Hall High School, respectively, in 2009.

July 30, 2011 | Dallas Duncan | Local


Hall leaders’ pay similar to their predecessors'

Contracts for new Hall County Administrator Randy Knighton and Assistant Administrator Marty Nix are in review and were pending a single signature Friday.

July 30, 2011 | Lindsey Robinson | Local


Forsyth OKs center, but opposition remains

CUMMING - For the second time in three months, the Forsyth County Planning Commission has put its stamp of approval on a proposal for a meeting center that has stirred up contention for a northeastern Forsyth neighborhood.

July 30, 2011 | BY JULIE ARRINGTON Times regional staff | Local


Georgia GOP is split on Congress' failed debt plan

There was hardly a party-line vote among Georgia Republicans in Congress over Friday's debt limit proposal.

July 30, 2011 | From staff and wire reports | Local


Local company smooths pothole problem at Sardis

After a lengthy debate between the Hall County Board of Commissioners and Board of Education, the pothole-filled driveway to Sardis Enrichment School will be fixed after all.

July 30, 2011 | Dallas Duncan | Local


GBI wraps up report in fatal shooting

A state-led investigation is complete into the actions of two Hall County deputies who shot and killed John Pearce after he stabbed his mother to death and inflicted critical stab wounds on his aunt.

July 30, 2011 | Ashley Fielding | Local


Second stolen vehicle found in Lake Lanier

Authorities have recovered a second stolen vehicle found this week in Lake Lanier.

July 29, 2011 | Ashley Fielding | Local


Connell hospitalized for chest pains, released

Interim Hall County Administrator Jock Connell was released from a hospital Friday after being treated briefly in the morning for chest pains.

July 29, 2011 | Lindsey Robinson | Local


Former Dawsonville councilwoman dies

A lifelong Dawsonville resident and former City Council member died Thursday in her downtown home.

July 29, 2011 | By Michele Hester Times regional staff | Local


Chambliss anticipates long days before debt deal

Georgia Sen. Saxby Chambliss is predicting a long weekend for Congress as the debt debate deadlock hangs over Washington.

July 29, 2011 | From staff, wire reports | Local


Gainesville school system may gain ownership of Bobby Gruhn Field

The home of the Red Elephants, Bobby Gruhn Field, may become the property of Gainesville City Schools.

July 29, 2011 | BY DALLAS DUNCAN and LINDSEY ROBINSON | Local


Gainesville council considers minorities under redistricting

As the Gainesville City Council looks to move forward with new redistricting maps, minority representation is key in their minds.

July 29, 2011 | Lindsey Robinson | Local


Hall County manager gets assistant

Marty Nix, Hall County's public safety director, will be the assistant county administrator, Administrator Randy Knighton announced Thursday.

July 29, 2011 | Ashley Fielding | Local


Commuter bus stop to open Monday

The new 900-space Park & Ride lot off Hamilton Mill Road in north Gwinnett County, about 3 1/2 miles from Hall County, is set to open Monday.

July 28, 2011 | From staff reports | Local


Development troubles befall longtime businessmen

The economic downturn has caught up with longtime Gainesville businessmen Don and Doug Carter.

July 28, 2011 | Jeff Gill | Local


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Charges filed in seizure of more than 400 animals in Habersham

Two Habersham County residents have each been charged with 340 counts of misdemeanor cruelty to animals after county animal control seized more than 400 dogs ...

April 27, 2017 | Nick Bowman | Local


$20K reward offered in Banks deputy shooting; suspect may be in Atlanta

Authorities said Thursday they believe the suspect who shot a Banks County Sheriff's Office deputy may now be in the Atlanta area.

April 27, 2017 | Times staff, Associated Press reports | Local


$27K in heroin, other drugs seized in Hall drug bust

Two Gainesville residents were accused of trafficking heroin after the seizure of more than $27,000 in drugs, according to authorities.

April 27, 2017 | Nick Watson | Local


Boater involved in 2012 wreck that killed 2 boys is back in jail

A Forsyth County man convicted of DUI in a 2012 boat wreck that killed two boys is back in jail after authorities say he violated ...

April 27, 2017 | Norm Cannada | Local


Oakwood family recovering after double disaster

Woken by wind, Kevin Combs paced around his home in the small hours of April 5.

April 27, 2017 | Nick Bowman | Local


Families mourn loss of Gainesville women, baby in Friendship Road wreck

Since the beginning, Paige Wilson said she has "pretty much been inseparable" from her cousin Hannah Simmons since she was born.

April 27, 2017 | Nick Watson | Local


UNG panel offers advice to immigrants encountering law enforcement

What should immigrants do if federal agents come knocking at the door, or if they are pulled over by law enforcement?

April 27, 2017 | Carlos Galarza | Local


Lottery winner apparently beaten, left for dead near downtown Cumming dies

April 26, 2017 | By Isabel Hughes ihughes@forsythnews.com | Local


Jefferson Police, GBI investigating body found on I-85

A Georgia Department of Transportation employee found a dead man with a gunshot wound to the head in a car Wednesday along Interstate 85 in ...

April 26, 2017 | Nick Watson | Local


Flowery Branch considers pedestrian link between roundabout, Lake Lanier

Flowery Branch is looking at developing a pedestrian link between its downtown roundabout and Lake Lanier.

April 26, 2017 | Jeff Gill | Local


Hall superintendent aiming for larger employee pay raises

Hall County Schools Superintendent Will Schofield said a recent 3 percent cut in expenses could pave the way for a 2.5 percent raise for ...

April 26, 2017 | Norm Cannada | Local


Authorities: Woman distracted by radio causes wreck that snarls Dawsonville Highway traffic

A woman distracted by her radio caused a wreck that backed up Dawsonville Highway traffic for most of Wednesday afternoon, authorities said.

April 26, 2017 | Times staff reports | Local


Police: Man found hiding in pharmacy by cleaning staff

A Gainesville man was found hiding under a table inside a Gainesville pharmacy, police said.

April 26, 2017 | Nick Watson | Local


Committee keeps close tabs on SPLOST VII funding

Members of the SPLOST VII Citizen Review Committee take their job seriously.

April 26, 2017 | Carlos Galarza | Local


Hall Fire adding security measures amid statewide station thefts

After fire station theft reports in neighboring counties, Hall County Fire Services said it would be increasing security measures.

April 26, 2017 | Times Staff Reports | Local


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