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Robbery reported on Cleveland Highway

A man reported being robbed Monday by two suspects at the Biscuit Shoppe on Cleveland Highway in Gainesville, police said.

June 06, 2017 | Nick Watson | Local


Sunken steel-hulled houseboat pulled from Lanier with heavy equipment, 2 barges

The last steel-hulled, sunken houseboat was scraped from the shore of Lake Lanier on Tuesday.

June 06, 2017 | Nick Bowman | Local


‘The Rock’ shows up for Gainesville fans

Suzanne Griffin has a story to tell her 5-month-old-daughter, Elizabeth, when she grows up.

June 05, 2017 | Carlos Galarza | Local


Demolition begins on 63-year-old Enota school

Workers are clearing the way for a $19.3 million school building set to open in 16 months.

June 05, 2017 | Norm Cannada | Local


Hall commissioners look to boot health system’s clinic from Athens Street building

Hall County is looking to part ways with a primary care practice that county officials say isn't fulfilling an agreement to provide care for low-income residents.

June 05, 2017 | Nick Bowman | Local


Cause still undetermined in fire that displaced young family

Authorities on Monday had not determined what caused a Sunday fire that displaced a young family from their North Hall home, but they did rule it an accident.

June 05, 2017 | Jeff Gill | Local


Racing community mourns Gainesville woman killed in Road Atlanta accident

Flaggers at Road Atlanta's Turn 7 were back at work Sunday in memory of Hazel Harrell, a friend and co-worker who died trying to help an injured motorcycle rider just one day before.

June 05, 2017 | Norm Cannada | Local


Young family lose North Hall home in fire

A couple and their 4-month-old child were displaced by a Sunday evening fire that destroyed their North Hall home.

June 05, 2017 | Times staff reports | Local


Motorcyclist killed while driving in funeral procession

A motorcyclist assisting in a funeral procession was killed early Sunday on Friendship Road in South Hall County.

June 05, 2017 | BY JEFF GILL and NORM CANNADA jgill@gainesvilletimes.com and ncannada@gainesvilletimes.com | Local


Authorities: Father kills daughter’s shooter in Northwest Hall

Authorities say a father shot and killed his daughter's boyfriend after the boyfriend shot her in the back early Sunday in northwest Hall County.

June 05, 2017 | Times staff reports | Local


Sen. Butch Miller works on transit solutions for Georgia

With Georgia's roads filled up with cars, a statewide look at public transit has got to happen, said state Sen. Butch Miller, R-Gainesville.

June 05, 2017 | Jeff Gill | Local


Gainesville leaders hope art project dissuades graffiti at public housing project

A community group is planning to turn an ugly wall into something beautiful.

June 05, 2017 | Carlos Galarza | Local


Chicken Salad Chick opens this month on Dawsonville Highway

Chicken salad lovers will have no shortage of flavor options at a restaurant coming to Dawsonville Highway in just more than a week.

June 05, 2017 | Clark Leonard | Local


1 killed, 1 injured in shooting in northwest Hall

One person was killed and one hospitalized in a fatal shooting in northwest Hall County, the Hall County Sheriff's Office said Sunday.

June 04, 2017 | Jeff Gill | Local


Motorcyclist seriously injured in Braselton wreck

A motorcyclist suffered serious injuries in a wreck Sunday evening off Friendship Road and Sparta Way in Braselton.

June 04, 2017 | Times staff reports | Local


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Investigator details armed robberies in court

A Hall County Sheriff's Office investigator told the court Thursday of two robberies occurring May 13, cases separated by a few miles in Gainesville.

June 23, 2017 | Times staff reports | Local


Two inmates at Alto prison granted parole after high school graduation

For Kelli Armstrong and Tammy Kline, the ceremony Thursday at Lee Arrendale State Prison in Alto didn't just mark the end of their high ...

June 23, 2017 | Nick Watson | Local


Hall commissioners approve tax increase

Property taxes are going up in Hall County.

June 22, 2017 | Nick Bowman | Local


Gainesville Eye Associates founder retires after 35 years

In 1982, set to begin his career as an ophthalmologist, Dr. Stephen Farkas heard from a cousin that the Gainesville area was a "great place ...

June 22, 2017 | Jeff Gill | Local


Man indicted in killing of Gainesville grad in Atlanta

ATLANTA - A 39-year-old man accused of shooting a Gainesville High graduate on an Atlanta street in broad daylight has been indicted.

June 22, 2017 | Associated Press | Local


Fundraising page set up for family of father, son drowning victims

More than $25,000 has been raised since a Dahlonega man and his son drowned at a popular Lumpkin County swimming spot.

June 22, 2017 | Nick Watson | Local


Gainesville Middle teacher indicted for charge of simple battery against student

A Hall County grand jury has indicted a Gainesville Middle School teacher of simple battery stemming from a hallway incident with a student that was ...

June 22, 2017 | Carlos Galarza | Local


Responses to having cameras on docks mostly positive

Public comments were in favor of allowing cameras on docks at Lake Lanier, according to the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers.

June 22, 2017 | Times staff reports | Local


Hall school system to get its very own drug dog

A drug dog will patrol the halls of the Hall County School District beginning next school year.

June 22, 2017 | | Local


Volunteers, partnerships work to feed children in Hall County this summer

Growing up in the Chestatee community, Alisha Chavez was one of many students who benefited from the reduced-fare lunch program at school, but she didn ...

June 22, 2017 | Norm Cannada | Local


Top chamber volunteers of the year recognized

Fifteen people were recognized Thursday as the Greater Hall Chamber of Commerce top volunteers of 2016-17.

June 22, 2017 | Jeff Gill | Local


Hall unemployment rate remains at 3.9 percent in May

Metro Gainesville's unemployment rate in May was 3.9 percent, unchanged from April, according to Georgia Department of Labor figures released Thursday.

June 22, 2017 | Times staff reports | Local


Gainesville officials heading off to ‘working weekend’ in Savannah

One of the perks of having a leadership role in city government is the opportunity to attend the annual convention of the Georgia Municipal Association ...

June 21, 2017 | Carlos Galarza | Local


Hall County earns certification for teaching students online safety

As someone who works daily with students who are using technology more often in a variety of ways, Tricia Barry didn't hesitate when asked ...

June 21, 2017 | Norm Cannada | Local


Decision time comes for Hall County on taxes

It's decision time on tax increases for the Hall County Board of Commissioners.

June 21, 2017 | Nick Bowman | Local


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