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Hall County schools change work week

The Hall County school system is pioneering a 10-hour, four-day work week this summer in an effort to save money on utility costs.

May 24, 2011 | Dallas Duncan | Local


Reception Thursday for retiring Oakwood city planner

A reception is set for 5-7 p.m. Thursday for Oakwood City Planner Larry Sparks, who is retiring this week after 38 years of public service.

May 24, 2011 | From staff reports | Local


Final preparations being made for Memorial Day parade

Everything is mostly set. Now it's largely a matter of watching weather forecasts and hoping against a repeat of last year's thunderstorms.

May 24, 2011 | Jeff Gill | Local


Local women in audience for taping of last ‘Oprah’ show

Over the years, Susan Smithson has watched from home as Oprah Winfrey interviewed guests such as Tom Cruise, John Travolta and President Barack Obama.

May 24, 2011 | Brandee A. Thomas | Local


Cornelia man indicted on false loan statement charges

Mitchell C. Simpson, 42, of Cornelia was indicted Tuesday on charges of making false statements to Cornelia-based Community Bank & Trust.

May 24, 2011 | From staff reports | Local


Judge refuses to suppress evidence in murder case

Evidence in the 2010 Valentine's Day murder of Richard Schoeck may be circumstantial, but it's sufficient, Hall County Superior Court Judge Jason Deal said Tuesday.

May 24, 2011 | Jacob Demmitt | Local


Flowery Branch utilities to jump, but no tax hike planned

To balance its tight 2011-12 budget, Flowery Branch is resorting to several approaches, including raising water and sewer rates by 2 percent, freezing employee pay and benefits and moving $133,330 from a reserve fund.

May 24, 2011 | Jeff Gill | Local


Sign replacement to cause delays on I-985 S. at Exit 24

Work should begin at noon to replace an Interstate 985 traffic information sign that had been damaged several years ago by a passing truck.

May 24, 2011 | Jeff Gill | Local


Judge: Alleged hitman’s indictment will stand

A judge denied a motion Monday to dismiss the grand jury indictment of Reginald Coleman, the alleged triggerman in the 2010 Valentine's Day contract killing of 45-year-old Richard Schoeck.

May 23, 2011 | Jacob Demmitt | Local


Jackson County road to be closed to through traffic

Pinecrest Lane in Jackson County will be closed to through traffic beginning May 31.

May 23, 2011 | From staff reports | Local


J.C. Smith running for Hall tax commissioner

Gainesville resident J.C. Smith announced Monday he is running for Hall County tax commissioner.

May 23, 2011 | From staff reports | Local


Local man tries to break indoor rowing record

For the next two days, there will be one fewer rowing machine available at Fitness Forum on Thompson Bridge Road.

May 23, 2011 | Dallas Duncan | Local


Hall may fit Sunday sales question onto 2012 ballot

Hall County will see a vote on Sunday alcohol sales, but the Board of Commissioners wants it to coincide with an already-scheduled election.

May 23, 2011 | Carolyn Crist | Local


Students build replica of WWII tank

OAKWOOD - The olive green tank looked like it could have rolled off the trailer and onto the battlefield.

May 23, 2011 | Jeff Gill | Local


Commissioner seeks solution to landfill losses

As the Hall County Board of Commissioners begins to make tough budget choices, Commissioner Craig Lutz wants to find a solution for the county's landfill fund, which he says is unprofitable.

May 23, 2011 | Carolyn Crist | Local


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Health CEO Carol Burrell rises from humble beginnings

Carol Burrell's father, a career electrician at the General Motors plant in Doraville, wanted his daughter to get a trade for one simple reason.

May 27, 2017 | Jeff Gill | Local


Authorities ID man found dead near Don Carter State Park in Lake Lanier

A boater found a Gainesville man's body floating just south of Don Carter Park in Lake Lanier just after 2:30 p.m. Saturday ...

May 27, 2017 | | Local


20-year-old killed in Browns Bridge Road head-on collision

A 20-year-old Gainesville driver was killed in a wreck Friday afternoon on Browns Bridge Road/Ga. 369 at Memorial Park Drive, according to authorities.

May 27, 2017 | Nick Watson | Local


Movie starring the ‘The Rock’ filming scene in Gainesville

A scene for a movie starring Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson is being filmed in Gainesville near the Brenau University campus.

May 27, 2017 | Clark Leonard | Local


3 escape boat destroyed by fire

A boat was destroyed in a fire Saturday afternoon in the area of Van Pugh Campground on Lake Lanier.

May 27, 2017 | Times staff reports | Local


Venezuelan siblings quickly made Chestatee High their new home

Juan and Isabel Rosillo Hernandez had a few more things on their plate than the average high school senior.

May 27, 2017 | Clark Leonard | Local


Johnson High School sends off its senior class

Johnson High School marked the graduation of its senior class Friday afternoon with commencement exercises at Free Chapel Worship Center. The school graduated 285 seniors.

May 27, 2017 | | Local


18-year-old extradited to Hall County on rape, molestation charges

An 18-year-old man is facing rape and aggravated child molestation charges in a case involving three underage victims which occurred over a period of three ...

May 27, 2017 | Norm Cannada | Local


Seniors bid farewell to old center, await new one

It's been an emotional roller coaster ride this week for participants and workers at the Senior Life Center in Gainesville.

May 27, 2017 | Carlos Galarza | Local


Brazilian friends ready to chase dream in a food truck

The Oba! Brazilian food truck is coming to a place near you.

May 27, 2017 | Carlos Galarza | Local


Chestatee track coach struck by car reaches $1 million settlement

Chestatee High School track coach Stacey Merck, who was struck by a vehicle while running with students last year, received a $1 million settlement, her ...

May 27, 2017 | Nick Watson | Local


The adventure begins as North Hall High School class of 2017 graduates

Johnson High School graduating class of 2017 received their diplomas with smiles and pride for their accomplishments. 285 graduates walked the stage at Free Chapel ...

May 26, 2017 | Times staff reports | Local


Gainesville Farmers Market now open

The Gainesville Farmers Market opened for the first time this year on Friday afternoon downtown. Various farmers will now have their produce up for sale ...

May 26, 2017 | Times staff reports | Local


One person killed in motorcycle wreck in Dawson County

May 26, 2017 | Times staff reports | Local


19-year-old jogger tells authorities she was raped near Dahlonega reservoir trails

A 19-year-old woman told authorities she was raped Wednesday night by a man while on the Lake Zwerner reservoir trails in Dahlonega.

May 26, 2017 | Nick Watson | Local


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