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Gainesville's proposed voting maps raise questions

Hall County's acting elections superintendent can't say exactly how much elections will cost in Gainesville if the City Council and the Board of Education have differing districts, but her simple answer is "more."

October 05, 2011 | Ashley Fielding | Local


Flowery Branch High club focuses on supporting community, deployed troops

Charlie Plumb was a soldier in Vietnam. He was shot down and parachuted into enemy territory and spent six years as a prisoner of war.

October 05, 2011 | Dallas Duncan | Local


Gainesville Police get $15K grant for equipment

The Gainesville Police Department will soon have an extra $15,504 to spend on law enforcement equipment and technology after being awarded a grant from the U.S. Department of Justice.

October 05, 2011 | Patrick Stoker | Local


Hundreds participate in Walk to School Day

There were a tad fewer cars on the roads Wednesday morning as Gainesville parents and students went to school on foot.

October 05, 2011 | Dallas Duncan | Local


Halloween costume swap is Saturday

Halloween can be expensive.

October 05, 2011 | Savannah King | Local


Panel sets road projects for T-SPLOST vote

CLARKESVILLE - Public officials have spoken. Now, it's the public's turn to consider the matter and eventually vote on whether to raise the sales tax rate to pay for area roads.

October 05, 2011 | Jeff Gill | Local


Former White County deputy pleads not guilty to child porn charges

Christopher Thomas Davis, a former White County sheriff's deputy, pleaded not guilty to child pornography charges Tuesday afternoon in federal court in Gainesville.

October 05, 2011 | Patrick Stoker | Local


August mobile home blaze ruled arson

The Hall County Fire Marshal's Office is asking for help in solving an arson case involving a mobile home that was destroyed by fire in August.

October 04, 2011 | From staff reports | Local


4 qualify for South Hall House race

Four more candidates have qualified to represent South Hall County in the state House of Representatives.

October 04, 2011 | From staff reports | Local


Pedestrian bridge not ready yet

Gainesville's pedestrian bridge may look almost ready for walking on, but completion is still a few months off according to project manager Barclay Fouts.

October 04, 2011 | Savannah King | Local


FBI may change definition of rape

The FBI's recently released yearly crime report indicated a decrease in sexual assaults because the federal definition of rape is considered too narrow and Georgia's definition is no different.

October 04, 2011 | Patrick Stoker | Local


Overhead signs are coming to I-985

Interstate 985 is getting some new overhead exit signs, a first for the Hall County part of the highway, as part of an ongoing $2.1 million sign replacement project in Hall and Gwinnett counties.

October 04, 2011 | Jeff Gill | Local


Northeast Georgia government news

DAWSON COUNTY

October 04, 2011 | From staff, regional reports | Local


Gainesville woman named to state education panel

Gainesville parent André Cheek is going to have a little more say in how education is run in Georgia.

October 04, 2011 | Dallas Duncan | Local


Escaped Hall child molester captured in Dawson

A convicted child molester wanted on a felony escape charge in Hall County was taken into custody Saturday in Dawsonville.

October 04, 2011 | By Michele Hester Times regional staff | Local


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Police: Man accused of falsely reporting robbery

A Gainesville man is accused of falsely reporting a robbery earlier this month on Cleveland Highway in Gainesville, police said.

June 16, 2017 | Nick Watson | Local


Habersham couple plead not guilty to 340 animal abuse charges

A Habersham County couple pleaded not guilty to 340 counts of misdemeanor animal cruelty stemming from the April seizure of more than 400 animals from ...

June 16, 2017 | Nick Bowman | Local


Deputy, adults, child injured in exchange of gunfire in East Hall

A deputy was shot and multiple adults and a child injured in an exchange of gunfire in East Hall around midnight Thursday.

June 16, 2017 | Times staff reports | Local


Flowery Branch OKs millage rate that could hike taxes for some residents

A property tax increase is in store for Flowery Branch residents who had property reassessed at higher values this year.

June 16, 2017 | Jeff Gill | Local


Hall's proposed tax increase brings opposition at public hearings

Those who turned up to Hall County's two public hearings on Thursday were clear: They don't want a tax increase.

June 16, 2017 | Nick Bowman | Local


Gainesville water project to connect 130 properties

By this time next year, more than 100 homeowners who are currently getting their water from wells will be connected to the city of Gainesville ...

June 16, 2017 | Carlos Galarza | Local


Local law enforcement taking more precautions with drug evidence

In the wake of new opioid overdoses, local law enforcement agencies are changing some protocols in how they interact with evidence.

June 16, 2017 | Nick Watson | Local


Poet brings verses of freedom to Juneteenth celebration

Gainesville-born poet Doris davenport decided long ago to lowercase the d in her last name as a statement of sorts about her independence of thought ...

June 16, 2017 | Carlos Galarza | Local


Gainesville man accused of manufacturing explosives, marijuana

A Gainesville man is accused of manufacturing an explosive device and marijuana after components and plants were reportedly found by authorities.

June 15, 2017 | Nick Watson | Local


Demolition of old Hall jail ramps up

Demolition of the former Hall County jail on South Main Street in Gainesville is well underway, and requests for some of the historic bricks are ...

June 15, 2017 | Carlos Galarza | Local


Commenters oppose Hall tax increase in morning hearing, another hearing coming at 6 p.m.

Some of them frustrated by the one-two punch of assessment increases and higher taxes, a few dozen people turned out to the first public hearing ...

June 15, 2017 | Nick Bowman | Local


Employee raises, law enforcement costs are driving Hall tax increase

Hall County's 26 percent tax rate increase - and its $6.7 million general fund spending jump - is mostly fueled by a 2.5 percent ...

June 15, 2017 | Nick Bowman | Local


Braving the storm: Winter weather tips, contact info

When winter weather hits North Georgia, the proper preparation can help get you through the storm and stay warm and safe. Follow these tips:

January 04, 2017 | Times staff reports | Local


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