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Community Service Center eyeing baby boomer retirees

The Gainesville-Hall County Community Service Center's future is going to depend in part on attracting a new kind of retiree to its senior programs.

March 16, 2014 | Joshua Silavent | Local


Under the Gold Dome: Session nearly over; final day should be busy

ATLANTA - Eager to get campaigning, Georgia's lawmakers will wrap up an unusually quick legislative session Thursday, likely making decisions on whether to expand the places people can carry firearms and whether to support a medical marijuana program for the ill.

March 16, 2014 | By RAY HENRY Associated Press | Local


Unanswered questions create uncertainty on Hall's energy proposal

Hall County Sheriff Gerald Couch said in a statement released by the office that the county's proposed energy plan leaves many questions unanswered.

March 16, 2014 | Emma Witman | Local


Young cancer patient turns diagnosis into service

After his weekly spinal tap, there's only one place Robert Hart wants to visit.

March 16, 2014 | Carly Sharec | Local


Class Notes: Applications ready for summer program

Students preparing to enter kindergarten will have a chance again this summer to get ready for going to school later this year.

March 16, 2014 | Carly Sharec | Local


Scholarship weekend raises funds to help youth

Faith, family and golf were all part of a weekend full of hope for future college students as the Grady Young Foundation looks toward celebrating a new crop of scholarship recipients this spring.

March 16, 2014 | Charles Phelps | Local


Sheriff's office investigates apparent murder-suicide

Autopsies are scheduled today for two deceased victims in what Hall County Sheriff's Office investigators said they believe to be a murder-suicide.

March 16, 2014 | From staff reports | Local


Clarkesville businesses chip in to help those affected by March 6 fire

CLARKESVILLE - Cathy Roberts, a Clarkesville resident and owner of Sheep Hollow on the downtown square, sat behind the counter of her store Saturday reminiscing about what made Sweet Breads one of her favorite places to eat.

March 16, 2014 | Charles Phelps | Local


Slight boost sought for communications, tourism budget

The Gainesville Communications and Tourism Department, which includes Main Street Gainesville, the public information office, TV 18, and tourism and trade office, has requested a slight increase in funding for fiscal year 2015.

March 16, 2014 | Joshua Silavent | Local


Court offers new options for veterans

Hall County Board of Commissioners Chairman Richard Mecum has a perspective on crime and law enforcement formed by his role as former sheriff.

March 16, 2014 | Emma Witman | Local


New Holland: A new village rising

With a company store, churches, school and recreation center at their fingertips, residents hardly needed to own a car, let alone drive outside their quaint community east of Gainesville.

March 16, 2014 | Jeff Gill | Local


Revamped Hall election board would mirror other counties

Concerns about the potential for violations and lack of oversight regarding the Hall County elections office have prompted local officials to push for a bill in the Georgia General Assembly to create a new board to supervise elections and voter registration.

March 16, 2014 | Joshua Silavent | Local


Merger saved UNG 1.1 percent of budget

"Efficiency" is what the University of North Georgia, along with the other merged institutions in the University System of Georgia, hoped to achieve when consolidating more than a year ago.

March 15, 2014 | Carly Sharec | Local


2 arrested on meth charges in drug sting

Two Hall County residents have been arrested on drug charges by the Multi Agency Narcotics Squad.

March 15, 2014 | From staff reports | Local


Public Works eyes road work, beautification projects for Gainesville

The Gainesville Public Works Department presented its goals and priorities to the city council for the coming fiscal year on Thursday, but its funding requests remain to be determined, Director David Dockery said.

March 15, 2014 | Joshua Silavent | Local


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Job fair reveals ups, downs of local economy

As the nation's job market sputtered in recent years, leaving millions of Americans without work, the stereotype of the low-wage, low-skilled deadbeat cashing unemployment checks became a bogeyman for America's economic woes.

April 03, 2014 | Joshua Silavent | Local




Students honored at state literary meet

Seven students have earned top honors at the Georgia Literary Meet.

April 03, 2014 | Carly Sharec | Local


Northeast Georgia Medical Center again ranked one of best in nation, state

Northeast Georgia Medical Center is tops - again.

April 03, 2014 | Carly Sharec | Local


Badge and Bar: Gainesville man to stand trial on robbery, assault charges

A Gainesville man is set to stand trial before a Hall County jury April 21 after being indicted on charges of armed robbery, aggravated assault and felony obstruction in February 2013.

April 03, 2014 | Emma Witman | Local


‘Sweep the Hooch’ adds site at Don Carter State Park

Cleaning to kick off the season is a commonly practiced spring tradition. But it's not limited to just kitchens and basements; it includes the Chattahoochee River.

April 02, 2014 | Alana Swain | Local


Gainesville man sentenced to 10 years in rape case

A Gainesville man was sentenced to 10 years in prison by a Hall County judge after pleading guilty to sexually abusing a disabled person, according to the district attorney's office.

April 02, 2014 | Emma Witman | Local


Area teachers honored at Masters in Teaching program

If you give a teacher a roomful of people who aren't her students, she will still find a way to teach them.

April 02, 2014 | Carly Sharec | Local


Council OKs easing limits on pawnshop locations

Gainesville City Council voted 4-2 Tuesday to ease restrictions on where pawnshops can be located in the city.

April 02, 2014 | Joshua Silavent | Local


Moore chosen to become new North Hall principal

Jamey Moore is the choice as new principal of North Hall High School.

April 02, 2014 | Carly Sharec | Local


Cold weather fire safety tips

With cold weather often leading to alternative methods of heating homes, Hall County Fire Marshal Capt. Scott Cagle recommends the following precautions:

January 05, 2014 | From staff reports | Local


Winter weather tips, contacts

Braving winter weather

January 05, 2014 | From staff reports | Local


Hot weather health tips

Here are some tips to help you deal with the summer heat wave.

June 30, 2012 | From staff reports | Local


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