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Dock diving dog seminar scheduled for this Saturday

Some dogs are natural born swimmers.

August 25, 2010 | Melissa Weinman | Local


Gainesville Newcomers' Club celebrates 50th anniversary

When Avalyn Parker relocated with her family from New Jersey to Gainesville, she expected many things.

August 25, 2010 | Brandee A. Thomas | Local


Crowd celebrates GOP, Deal’s birthday

It was Nathan Deal's birthday, but the celebration at Gainesville's Smithgall Arts Center Wednesday had little to do with the Republican gubernatorial candidate's age.

August 25, 2010 | Ashley Fielding | Local


Oakwood retirement plan upgraded

Oakwood city employees now can use a combination of their age and years of experience to qualify for full retirement benefits.

August 25, 2010 | Jeff Gill | Local


WNEG-TV at UGA granted one month of funding

The WNEG-TV station at the University of Georgia campus has at least one more month of life.

August 25, 2010 | Carolyn Crist | Local


Georgia college enrollment continues to increase

As college students settle into their new classes, officials are releasing numbers that show a continued increase in enrollment.

August 25, 2010 | Carolyn Crist | Local


Washout closes Cleveland’s Sonic Drive-In restaurant

Crews are still working to repair damage caused by heavy rains at a Sonic Drive-In restaurant in Cleveland over the weekend.

August 25, 2010 | Ashley Fielding | Local


Chamber of Commerce program pairs students with business leaders

As an Eagle Scout, John Webster has proven himself to be a leader, but he says there are still more things to be learned.

August 24, 2010 | Brandee A. Thomas | Local


Science center in Elachee is offering Master Naturalist classes

When Bill Dickey was a kid in the metro Atlanta area, he'd escape to the woods behind his house to watch the animals and experience nature.

August 24, 2010 | Ashley Fielding | Local


Hall County completes purchase of Liberty Mutual building

Before the county relocates many of its operations out of downtown Gainesville, a lot shuffling will need to take place.

August 24, 2010 | Melissa Weinman | Local


History center to expand Veterans Day program to include in-school visits

Area students may not have to leave their classroom seats this Veterans Day to see and hear living history.

August 24, 2010 | Jeff Gill | Local


Hall teacher brings home ‘eye-opening’ science ideas

More students need to know about careers in science and engineering, and Hall County teacher Kathy Mellette plans to help.

August 24, 2010 | Carolyn Crist | Local


Couple arrested in connection with AC unit thefts

In a crime unusual in even a down economy, the Gainesville Police Department has arrested two people it believes are responsible for the theft of several air conditioning units around the city.

August 24, 2010 | Ashley Fielding | Local


DOT leader to meet with area planners about road tax

A top official with the Georgia Department of Transportation plans to meet with local leaders Sept. 14 about the state's plans for the 1-cent sales tax for transportation.

August 24, 2010 | Jeff Gill | Local


Georgia wins $400 million Race to the Top grant

Georgia finally finished the race.

August 24, 2010 | Carolyn Crist | Local


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This week's rain just a drop in the bucket

We're not out of the woods yet, even after heavy rainfall the last two days of November. Both days brought little lasting difference to ...

December 02, 2016 | Hailey Van Parys | Local


Georgia tax officials say preventing fraud requires changes

ATLANTA - Georgia officials say changes to prevent fraud could mean it will take more than three months to process Georgians' income tax returns and issue ...

December 02, 2016 | Associated Press | Local


Green Street closed Sunday evening for annual Christmas event

Green Street and part of Thompson Bridge Road/Ga. 60 will be closed from 3:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. or 8:30 ...

December 02, 2016 | Jeff Gill | Local


Bales is choice as new assistant superintendent for Hall County Schools

Kevin Bales will be recommended as assistant superintendent of teaching and learning for Hall County Schools, Superintendent Will Schofield announced Friday.

If approved by the ...

December 02, 2016 | Times staff reports | Local


Katt Williams banished from Hall, Dawson counties as part of plea agreement

Katt Williams entered a plea of no contest to multiple counts Thursday stemming from an incident earlier this year involving a bodyguard allegedly assaulted with ...

December 01, 2016 | Nick Watson | Local


Stolen American flag returned to Gainesville owner

A week after his American flag was stolen, Matthew Youngelman was flying the red, white and blue again Thursday in Summer Creek Estates in Gainesville.

December 01, 2016 | Nick Watson | Local


Medical bill draws from U.S. Rep. Doug Collins’ mental health legislation

A sweeping biomedical bill moving through Congress pulls partly from a mental health bill proposed last year by Rep. Doug Collins, R-Gainesville.

December 01, 2016 | Jeff Gill | Local


Meals on Wheels in need of volunteers

Meals on Wheels is in need of volunteers to deliver hot lunches to senior citizens in Gainesville.

December 01, 2016 | Times staff reports | Local


Water wars mediator tells Georgia, Florida 'to settle this blasted thing' as trial ends

PORTLAND, Maine - A monthlong trial aimed at settling a high-stakes water dispute between Georgia and Florida ended Thursday with a special master imploring both sides ...

December 01, 2016 | By David Sharp Associated Press | Local


New 4-way stop coming to popular Gainesville side street

Four-way stop signs will be placed at Bradford Street and North Avenue in Gainesville in answer to a Sept. 19 petition by neighborhood residents.

December 01, 2016 | Jeff Gill | Local


Demolition of Folks begins to make way for Golden Corral

A longtime Gainesville restaurant is being leveled to make way for a Golden Corral at the corner of Browns Bridge Road and Pearl Nix Parkway.

December 01, 2016 | Clark Leonard | Local


Firefighters come out of smoke stronger than before

In a week filled with fatiguing firefighting training, Sgt. Rhodes Berry said the biggest obstacle came at 5 a.m.

December 01, 2016 | Nick Watson | Local


Winter wonderland event to give out gifts to kids at mall

Gainesville's Action Ministries and Amerigroup Community Care are teaming up to host a winter wonderland event from 5-8 p.m. Friday at Lakeshore Mall.

November 30, 2016 | Times staff reports | Local


Report: Former Heisman contender was over alcohol limit in wrong-way crash near Buford

A medical examiner's report says former Air Force quarterback Dee Dowis had a blood alcohol content level of nearly three times the legal limit ...

November 30, 2016 | From wire, Times staff reports | Local


Donations stolen from fire victims’ demolished north Forsyth home

November 30, 2016 | By Isabel Hughes ihughes@forsythnews.com | Local


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