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How to determine if that census taker is real

As census takers begin knocking on doors, it's important to know the real federal employees from the scam artists.

March 08, 2010 | Melissa Weinman | Local

Some parks will have begin to have fees

Beginning this year, the Corps of Engineers will charge day-use fees at some of its Lake Lanier parks that previously did not include these fees. Lower Pool East, Lower Pool West, Old Federal Day Use, Long Hollow, Keiths Bridge and Thompson Bridge parks will now charge $4 per vehicle.

March 08, 2010 | From staff reports | Local

Work could begin next year on new visitors center

Construction could begin July 2011 - a year later than expected - on a regional visitors center at Interstate 985's Exit 16.

March 08, 2010 | Jeff Gill | Local

Some commissioners want county audit

At least two Hall County commissioners are calling for a detailed audit of the county's finances following an admission Monday from Chairman Tom Oliver that he had been authorizing payment of county funds to former Gainesville City Manager Carlyle Cox as a consultant.

March 08, 2010 | Melissa Weinman | Local

Jackson County, cities discuss division of services

Jackson County officials are in the process of deciding who will provide what services to which areas.

March 08, 2010 | Brandee A. Thomas | Local

County may make deal over library

The Hall County Board of Commissioners discussed ways to compromise with the city of Clermont on the library issue at its work session Monday.

March 08, 2010 | Melissa Weinman | Local

School club sends thank-you messages to Army Reserve unit

FLOWERY BRANCH - A high school hospitality club has expanded its role this year to show gratitude to another service group, the Gainesville-based 802nd Ordnance Company.

March 08, 2010 | Jeff Gill | Local

Budget cuts still loom for Hall school board

Possible state budget cuts are keeping Hall County school officials on their toes.

March 08, 2010 | Brandee A. Thomas | Local

Forsyth County, golf club owners may head to court

Barring any sudden developments, a legal battle between Forsyth County and the owners of Lanier Golf Club could play out in court as early as this spring.

March 08, 2010 | By Julie Arrington Times regional staff | Local

Lanes reopened on I-985 following wreck

A one-vehicle accident on Interstate 985 near Friendship Road in Buford closed the expressway's southbound lanes around noon today.

March 08, 2010 | From staff reports | Local

Georgians show the thrasher’s no chicken

It seems dirty campaigning has infiltrated all levels of office, even that of the state bird.

March 08, 2010 | Melissa Weinman | Local

Gainesville Lutheran church celebrates 50 years

Good Shepherd Lutheran Church celebrated its 50th year Sunday with a lighted cake, the congregation singing "Happy Birthday" and the return of former pastors.

March 08, 2010 | Jeff Gill | Local

Gainesville schools to be visited by auditors

Auditors will visit two Gainesville schools this week to investigate last month's Criterion-Referenced Competency Test erasure analysis that found an abnormally high number of erased and changed answers on last spring's test.

March 08, 2010 | Amanda Woodruff | Local

Census results may alter districts, delegates

Political representation: It's what the census is all about.

March 08, 2010 | Ashley Fielding | Local

Forsyth County lands German manufacturer

Vossloh Kiepe Inc. is making a high-speed entrance into Forsyth County.
The advanced transportation manufacturer plans to move into a 15,000-square-foot facility in south Forsyth on April 1.
"By the end of the year, we're probably going to bring 10 employees, and that will double next year," said Klaus Roehmer, the company's president and chief executive officer of U.S. operations.
"I am excited ... to get started because I believe the market is right at the present time for some new business."
Vossloh Kiepe, the county's 11th Germany-based firm, has been around for more than a ...

March 07, 2010 | By Jennifer Sami Times regional staff | Local

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Bojangles’, retail sites OK’d off Ga. 365 near Lula

A Bojangles' restaurant and truck stop off Ga. 365 near Lula got the Hall County Board of Commissioners OK on Thursday night.

October 28, 2016 | Jeff Gill | Local

County officials support developers opposed to septic regulations

Hall County officials agreed Thursday to support local developers in their opposition to a new interpretation of a decades-old rule concerning how septic systems are ...

October 28, 2016 | Joshua Silavent | Local

Investigator describes three shots fired during convenience store robbery

A Gainesville man told a convenience store employee "her life was going to end" while trying to rob the business, a police investigator testified Thursday.

October 28, 2016 | Nick Watson | Local

Testimony: Baby shower card game led to violence

A Gainesville man facing multiple counts of aggravated assault at a baby shower denied the allegations Thursday in Magistrate Court.

October 28, 2016 | Nick Watson | Local

Halloween dance brings together mothers, sons together for night of fun

Mommies and their sons boogied the night away at the Gainesville Civic Center Thursday night.

October 28, 2016 | Hailey Van Parys | Local

Clowns, politics, movies lead costume choices at local stores

While clown costumes are still selling at Party Shop Emporium, the disguise is coming with a dialogue.

October 28, 2016 | Nick Watson | Local

Execution set for Lumpkin County man who murdered ex

A Lumpkin County man convicted of strangling his ex-girlfriend will be executed by the state next month.

October 27, 2016 | Nick Watson | Local

Traffic light study for Cresswind subdivision getting funding

Gainesville, Hall County and a developer have OK'd funding for a study to determine if a traffic light is needed at the intersection of ...

October 27, 2016 | Times Staff Reports | Local

Gay state rep to discuss women's voting rights at Brenau

Park Cannon, D-Atlanta, will speak at Brenau University at 6 p.m. Tuesday.

October 27, 2016 | Times Staff Reports | Local

Jobless rate unchanged in Gainesville even as labor force shrinks

The unemployment rate in the Gainesville metropolitan area remained unchanged at 4.4 percent from August to September, the lowest in Georgia, according to figures ...

October 27, 2016 | Times Staff Reports | Local

Law enforcement offers tips for trick-or-treaters

Before the pint-sized ghosts and goblins haunt the streets Monday, local law enforcement officers are giving tips to make everything all right on fright night.

October 27, 2016 | Nick Watson | Local

Wire fraud trial moved to January

A Cleveland man accused of wire fraud totaling more than $200,000 had his trial date moved to January, according to court documents.

October 26, 2016 | Nick Watson | Local

Pediatricians’ group: Baby, parents should sleep in same room at least 6 months

For new parents, the fear of sleep-related deaths never dissipates.

October 26, 2016 | Hailey Van Parys | Local

Insurance options dwindle, prices rise in Hall County

Ryan Thompson can remember thinking health care insurance rates were high when he and his wife had their first child eight years ago.

October 26, 2016 | Clark Leonard | Local

Voters Guide to Nov. 8 general election

Who's on the ballot

October 26, 2016 | Times staff reports | Local

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