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Man accused of starting house fire with woman, 3 kids inside

A woman and three children were inside when a Hall County man is accused of igniting a fire Friday at a Murrayville home, according to authorities.

April 10, 2017 | Times staff reports | Local


DOT set to replace bridge near Gillsville

A 65-year-old bridge just north of Gillsville in Banks County will be torn down to make way for a new, wider bridge.

April 10, 2017 | Times staff reports | Local


South Hall winery proposal on agenda this week

A winery and vineyard proposal in South Hall is set to go before the Hall County Board of Commissioners this week.

April 09, 2017 | Times staff reports | Local


Ga. 369 road projects in Gainesville still in the works

Traffic relief is on the way for busy Ga. 369 in Gainesville, but just how soon a pair of long-awaited turn lane improvements will be made isn't known yet.

April 09, 2017 | Jeff Gill | Local


Slideshow: Easter egg hunt held on Midtown Greenway

The Gainesville Parks and Recreation department scattered more than 8,000 Easter eggs across a lawn at the Midtown Greenway as part of its fourth annual Easter egg hunt Sunday afternoon.

April 09, 2017 | Times staff reports | Local


Board of Commissioners chairman: Adjusted film ordinance ‘a good balance’

After an earlier proposed Hall County ordinance setting rules for film production crews drew concerns for being too restrictive, Board of Commissioners Chairman Richard Higgins said the version his board will consider this week should both protect residents and not scare off the film industry.

April 09, 2017 | Clark Leonard | Local


Pet or threat? Pit bull attack on child fans debate over breed

Ruben makes the staff at the Humane Society of Northeast Georgia chuckle when he sprawls on the floor to play with a toy and spreads his hind legs like a frog.

April 09, 2017 | Carlos Galarza | Local


Easing name change could boost safety for domestic violence victims

A person escaping a domestic violence situation may change a cellphone number or delete a Facebook account to protect themselves.

April 09, 2017 | Nick Watson | Local


Photo slideshow: May Day ceremonies at Brenau University

Hundreds of Brenau graduates, current students and family members were on the campus Saturday for the annual May Day celebration. Events included the traditional May Court and Maypole wrapping ceremonies, tours of Brenau's campus and sorority buildings, a fashion show and more.

April 08, 2017 | Erin Smith | Local


Longstreet Society displays historic documents with presidential signatures at Piedmont Hotel

Fourteen rare, historic and original documents, complete with the signatures of 13 presidents, were on display at the fourth annual bivouac and picnic Saturday at the Historic Piedmont Hotel in Gainesville.

April 08, 2017 | Hailey Van Parys | Local


Volunteers give the 'Hooch a scrubbing at Don Carter Park

A group of 24 local volunteers were part of a much bigger project Saturday at Don Carter State Park: the seventh annual Sweep the Hooch event, which picks up tons of trash every year from the banks and waters of the Chattahoochee River with about 700 volunteers.

April 08, 2017 | Hailey Van Parys | Local


Sheriff's Office seeks man who robbed Buford McDonald's at gunpoint

Hall County Sheriff's Office officials are seeking the man who robbed a McDonald's in Buford at gunpoint in the early morning hours Saturday.

April 08, 2017 | Times staff reports | Local


US strikes win global praise, but ratchet up Russia tension

PALM BEACH, Fla. - The United States vowed Friday to keep the pressure on Syria after the intense nighttime wave of missile strikes from U.S. ships, despite the prospect of escalating Russian ill will that could further inflame one of the world's most vexing conflicts.

April 08, 2017 | Associated Press | Local


Gainesville’s ‘little airport’ has big plans

Kit Dunlap, the head of the Greater Hall Chamber of Commerce, likes to describe Gainesville's "little airport" as a success story.

April 08, 2017 | Carlos Galarza | Local


Mother of sexual abuse victim shares journey for justice

She didn't know what signs to look for.

April 08, 2017 | Nick Watson | Local


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Tax deadline is April 18 this year; some stores offer deals that day

Tax Day is fast approaching for those who haven't filed, even if it is a few days later this year.

April 12, 2017 | Clark Leonard | Local


Federal money may be sought for Dawsonville Highway traffic study

Road planners may seek federal transportation money to perform a traffic signal/intersection improvement study for Dawsonville Highway at McEver Road, a commercially booming area ...

April 12, 2017 | Jeff Gill | Local


Police: Man’s skull fractured after arranged drug deal

A Gainesville man is accused of taking part in an arranged Jan. 4 drug deal with another man, when the victim was beaten by multiple ...

April 12, 2017 | Nick Watson | Local


Authorities issue lookout for Clermont bank robbery suspect

The Hall County Sheriff's Office has issued a lookout for a man suspected in an April 5 Clermont bank robbery.

April 12, 2017 | Nick Watson | Local


School uses superheroes, encouraging messages to lighten End of Grade testing mood

At East Hall Middle School, students opened the first day of Georgia's End of Grade testing with superheroes in the halls and encouraging notes ...

April 12, 2017 | By Norm Cannada ncannada@gainesvilletimes.com | Local


Gainesville school district spending expected to rise in 2017-18

Gainesville City Schools officials may have to dip into the district's reserve funds to balance a $70.4 million spending plan in fiscal 2018 ...

April 12, 2017 | Carlos Galarza | Local


Lt. Gov. Casey Cagle files to run for governor in 2018

Lt. Gov. Casey Cagle, a Gainesville native, filed on Monday to run for governor in 2018, making him the latest Republican to enter what is ...

April 12, 2017 | By Nick Bowman nbowman@gainesvilletimes.com | 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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